The purpose of this study was to test, by means of
a controlled classroom experiment, the effectiveness of
an experimental method involving the introduction of
regular dictation of unpracticed material beginning with
Lesson 25 in the Gregg Shorthand Manual Simplified,
Second Edition, by Gregg, Leslie, and Zoubek.
The study involved...
Riparian ecosystems play numerous and essential roles related to the quality and
flow of water, and food/habitat for fish, and varieties of wildlife. Due to lateral and linear linkages throughout the landscape, these zones influence the integrity of the terrestrial as well as the entire aquatic-riverine ecosystem. Since Euro-American settlement...
Volcán Miño (21°11'S) is located on the westernmost periphery of a longlived
complex of stratovolcarioes and domes called the Aucanquilcha
Complex. The Aucanquilcha Complex ranges in age from 11 Ma to
1-lolocene and lies along the main N-S trending axis of Quaternary
volcanoes in the Andean Central Volcanic Zone (CVZ)....
The field of gender bias indicates that teachers are a significant
source of gender-role socialization for students. This study focuses on
post hoc recollections of college students' perceptions of gender bias
exhibited by their high school teachers. Specifically, this study asks
students to define sex discrimination, as well as describe...
Many educators are currently revising their curricula
to include critical thinking. However, there are factors
which apparently allow some students to become better
critical thinkers than others. Such factors are the concern
of two mentors of this researcher: Ron Manuto and Lloyd
Crisp. Both the Manuto and Crisp (1987) and...
, dogmatism, and gender
AN ABSTRACT OF THE THESIS OF
Mollie A. McKee for the degree of Masters of Arts in