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A Simplified Revision Of The Keston Music Preference Test, Barbara Jean Snodgrass Sep 1953

A Simplified Revision Of The Keston Music Preference Test, Barbara Jean Snodgrass

Psychology ETDs

The purpose of this study was to revise and simplify a new and involved test of musical preference. The Keston Music Preference Test in its original form consisted of sixteen phonograph record discs, or thirty-two sides in all. It took approximately three hours to administer, and the grading procedure was extremely complex and time consuming. However, in spite of these difficulties, the test has demonstrated its usefulness in measuring musical discrimination, or musical sophistication among high school students and college students. It seemed highly desirable, therefore, to reduce the length of the test and to simplify the grading system of ...


A Study Of Library Programs In The Public Elementary Schools In Albuquerque, New Mexico, Lucille Curtis Ratliff Jun 1953

A Study Of Library Programs In The Public Elementary Schools In Albuquerque, New Mexico, Lucille Curtis Ratliff

Teacher Education, Educational Leadership & Policy ETDs

The main objectives of this study are threefold: (1) to evaluate elementary school libraries as to organization, materials, and audio-visual aides; (2) to make available some of the library practices in Albuquerque Public Elementary Schools; and (3) to make recommendations based on the study.


Biographical Prediction Of Educational Success, Gerald Melvin Simmerman Jun 1953

Biographical Prediction Of Educational Success, Gerald Melvin Simmerman

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of the study undertaken here is to determine the extent to which four biographical factors could be used to predict success in Air Force Career Counseling courses. The biographical factors are (1) age, (2) amount of education, (3) number of years in the Air Force and (4) number of years since the individual last attended school. The criteria used to measure the success are the test score results obtained in the Air Force Career Counseling Course taught at the University of Denver during 1952.


A Survey Of The Articulation Of Consonant Sounds By The Students Of The Lincoln School, Tulare, California : A Thesis ..., Dorothy Naill Stephens Jan 1953

A Survey Of The Articulation Of Consonant Sounds By The Students Of The Lincoln School, Tulare, California : A Thesis ..., Dorothy Naill Stephens

University of the Pacific Theses and Dissertations

The schools of California are becoming increasingly aware of their responsibility in the assimilation of minority groups into participation in the full life of the community. Varied studies are underway to determine effective methods of meeting the needs of these groups of differing cultural, racial, language, and economic backgrounds. One of these areas of need is that that of speech, with which this study is concerned.


A Basketball Charting System, Vernon Osborne Jan 1953

A Basketball Charting System, Vernon Osborne

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


An Analysis Of The Army Education Program, George Lester Anderson Jan 1953

An Analysis Of The Army Education Program, George Lester Anderson

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


A Study Of The T Formation In Relation To Its Defenses, William Ekron Bowman Jan 1953

A Study Of The T Formation In Relation To Its Defenses, William Ekron Bowman

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Teacher Morale, Roy M. Luthe Jan 1953

Teacher Morale, Roy M. Luthe

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.