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1976

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Toward A Theory And A Place For The Arts And The Humanities In The Public Schools, Cooper A. Smith Dec 1976

Toward A Theory And A Place For The Arts And The Humanities In The Public Schools, Cooper A. Smith

ETD Collection for AUC Robert W. Woodruff Library

No abstract provided.


A Comparative Study Of The Relationship Between Student Participation In Certain Extracurricular Activities And Attendance In Two Fulton County Schools, Henry J. Porter Dec 1976

A Comparative Study Of The Relationship Between Student Participation In Certain Extracurricular Activities And Attendance In Two Fulton County Schools, Henry J. Porter

ETD Collection for AUC Robert W. Woodruff Library

Purpose of the Project

The primary goal of this research is to look specifically at groups of students of two selected schools in the school system of Fulton County to determine if the attendance of students who participated in certain extracurricular activities was significantly better than those students who did not participate.

Method of Research

From each grade level, eighth through the twelfth, twenty students were randomly selected from the groups of students who participated in certain extracurricular activities and twenty students were selected from the group of students who did not participate.

The method of research was to compare ...


The Design And Execution Of The Settings For Doark Of The Moon, Stanley Layman Moore Dec 1976

The Design And Execution Of The Settings For Doark Of The Moon, Stanley Layman Moore

Morehead State Theses and Dissertations

A thesis presented to the faculty of the Division of Communications at Morehead State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts by Stanley Layman Moore in December of 1976.


Energy Utilization Characteristics Of Selected Electrical Commercial Food Service Equipment, Frank Romanelli Dec 1976

Energy Utilization Characteristics Of Selected Electrical Commercial Food Service Equipment, Frank Romanelli

Doctoral Dissertations

Energy utilization characteristics for commercial food service equipment were determined to provide data to establish the cost of energy in the preparation of food products. Twenty pounds of frozen pre-cooked breaded chicken quarters were cooked to an end point temperature of 180°F using a deep fryer, a braiser, a two-pan bake oven, and a convection oven.

Kilowatt-hour readings were made to measure energy consumption of each piece of equipment. An alternate technique was developed to estimate energy consumption of each piece of equipment by using energy ratings in combination with measuring the on-time of the thermostat signal light. The ...


A Study Of The Michigan Property Tax Collection Procedures And Distribution Of The Tax Revenues To Public School Districts, James J. Gallagher Dec 1976

A Study Of The Michigan Property Tax Collection Procedures And Distribution Of The Tax Revenues To Public School Districts, James J. Gallagher

Dissertations

No abstract provided.


An Investigation Of The Interaction Of Educational Cognitive Style, Teaching Style, And Instructional Area For Selected Community College Instructors, Francis W. Crookes Dec 1976

An Investigation Of The Interaction Of Educational Cognitive Style, Teaching Style, And Instructional Area For Selected Community College Instructors, Francis W. Crookes

Dissertations

No abstract provided.


An Exploratory Study Of The Relationship Between Counselor Trainee's Implicit And Explicit Personality Theory, E. G. Frizzell Dec 1976

An Exploratory Study Of The Relationship Between Counselor Trainee's Implicit And Explicit Personality Theory, E. G. Frizzell

Dissertations

No abstract provided.


A Study Of Competitiveness Between Sexes And The Effect Of Communication Messages Upon The Building Of Trust, Shirley A. Vanhoeven Dec 1976

A Study Of Competitiveness Between Sexes And The Effect Of Communication Messages Upon The Building Of Trust, Shirley A. Vanhoeven

Dissertations

No abstract provided.


A Psychological Investigation Of The Relationship Of Empathy, Self Awareness And Telepathy In The Counselor Client Dyad, Jeanne K. Wagenfeld Dec 1976

A Psychological Investigation Of The Relationship Of Empathy, Self Awareness And Telepathy In The Counselor Client Dyad, Jeanne K. Wagenfeld

Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Development Of An Institutional And State Planning Programming Budgeting Model For Michigan Higher Education, Loyal Archie Vannette Dec 1976

Development Of An Institutional And State Planning Programming Budgeting Model For Michigan Higher Education, Loyal Archie Vannette

Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Food And Nutrition Misconceptions, Knowledge, Related Interests, And Information Sources Of Knoxville, Tennessee, High School Students, Lois Ann Wodarski Dec 1976

Food And Nutrition Misconceptions, Knowledge, Related Interests, And Information Sources Of Knoxville, Tennessee, High School Students, Lois Ann Wodarski

Doctoral Dissertations

Food and nutrition misconceptions, food and nutrition-related interests, and information sources of 185, tenth through twelfth grade students from a selected sample of Knoxville, Tennessee, high schools were studied. Relevant information was obtained through the development and administration of a questionnaire designed to distinguish between level of food and nutrition knowledge and degree of subscription to misconceptions, to determine which topics within the realm of food and nutrition were of interest to the teenage population, and to ascertain sources of information for the various categories of food and nutrition knowledge.

Students of both sexes and of all grade levels were ...


A Follow-Up Study Of The Master's Degree Graduates In The Department Of Business Education And Administrative Services At Western Michigan University, Jane Gustafson Morrison Dec 1976

A Follow-Up Study Of The Master's Degree Graduates In The Department Of Business Education And Administrative Services At Western Michigan University, Jane Gustafson Morrison

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


An Analysis Of The Guidance And Counseling Program Of Portage Northern High School And A Proposal For Developing A Guidance And Counseling Program In A Secondary School In Malaysia, Suradi Salim Dec 1976

An Analysis Of The Guidance And Counseling Program Of Portage Northern High School And A Proposal For Developing A Guidance And Counseling Program In A Secondary School In Malaysia, Suradi Salim

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Use And Transferability Of Systematic Human Relations Training In A Paraprofessional Associate Degree Program, Terrance Albert Hagan Dec 1976

The Use And Transferability Of Systematic Human Relations Training In A Paraprofessional Associate Degree Program, Terrance Albert Hagan

Dissertations

No abstract provided.


A Study Of The Use Of The Computer As A Problem-Solving Tool In An Introductory Course In College Physics, Roland L. Meade Dec 1976

A Study Of The Use Of The Computer As A Problem-Solving Tool In An Introductory Course In College Physics, Roland L. Meade

Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Volunteers In Portland Schools: Initial Planning And Early Development, Mary B. Norville Nov 1976

Volunteers In Portland Schools: Initial Planning And Early Development, Mary B. Norville

Dissertations and Theses

The subject of this thesis focuses on the early development of Volunteers in Portland Schools. Commonly referred to as VIPS, this program was designed to coordinate and optimize the use of volunteers throughout the school district. VIPS is jointly sponsored by the Portland Public Schools and the Portland Council, P.T.A . and is funded by the Portland Public Schools.

The VIPS concept was conceived by the author of this thesis in August 1968. A proposal for a cooperative school volunteer progrcnn was written in the fall of that year with the endorsement of the School Board and the assistance ...


A Numerical Solution For The Ultimate Strength Of Tubular Beam-Columns, Arnold L. Wagner Nov 1976

A Numerical Solution For The Ultimate Strength Of Tubular Beam-Columns, Arnold L. Wagner

Dissertations and Theses

To provide a basis for the development of interaction curves for tubular beam-columns of annular cross section, a general purpose beam-column computer program is developed, and used to determine ultimate load capacities. The paper presents the analytical model and the computer method. The analytical results are compared with published test data as well as experimental data obtained as part of this project.


The Dramatic Work Of Eugene O'Neill Considered As To His Use Of Literary Dialect As A Unifying Element, Janet M. Marshall Sep 1976

The Dramatic Work Of Eugene O'Neill Considered As To His Use Of Literary Dialect As A Unifying Element, Janet M. Marshall

Morehead State Theses and Dissertations

A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree of Masters of Arts in the Division of Languages and Literature at Morehead State University by Janet M. Marshall in September of 1976.


Perceptual Motor Match: Impact Of Two Motor Training Programs, Jo B. Cleek Aug 1976

Perceptual Motor Match: Impact Of Two Motor Training Programs, Jo B. Cleek

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Purpose. The purpose of the study was to compare the impact of two motor training programs upon a selected perceptual motor task, verbal intelligence and motivation of kindergarten children. (Abstract shortened.)


The Effect Of Frequency Of Home Visits On Parent Behavior And Child Achievement, William W. Locke Aug 1976

The Effect Of Frequency Of Home Visits On Parent Behavior And Child Achievement, William W. Locke

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Statement of the Problem. The problem of this study was to determine if the frequency of home visits made to families enrolled in a home-based early childhood education program was related to changes in parental behavior and student achievement. Design of the Study. The procedural analysis for the study was the randomized three group pretest-posttest design. One hundred twenty low income families who had one or more children between three and five years of age, and who volunteered to participate in the home-based early childhood education program, were selected for the study. The early childhood program consisted of three basic ...


The Relationship Between Selected Factors Of Leadership Behavior And Selected Factors Of Teacher And Principal Self-Concepts, Wade B. Mccamey Aug 1976

The Relationship Between Selected Factors Of Leadership Behavior And Selected Factors Of Teacher And Principal Self-Concepts, Wade B. Mccamey

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Purpose. The purpose of the study was to determine if relationships existed between (1) the observed leader behavior of the school principal as seen by representative teachers and the self concepts of those same teachers, (2) principal self concept and teacher self concept, (3) principal self concept and principal leader behavior, and (4) the way teachers with high self esteem perceived the leadership behavior of the principal and the way teachers with low self esteem perceived the leadership behavior of the same principal. (Abstract shortened.)


Practices In The Selection And Preparation Of Supervising Teachers In Accredited Elementary Education Programs In State-Supported Teacher Education Institutions In The United States, Montess Byrd Aug 1976

Practices In The Selection And Preparation Of Supervising Teachers In Accredited Elementary Education Programs In State-Supported Teacher Education Institutions In The United States, Montess Byrd

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Purpose. The problem of this study was to determine the present practices in the selection and preparation of off-campus supervising teachers in accredited elementary education programs in state-supported teacher education institutions in the United States. (Abstract shortened.)


Perceptual Motor Match: Impact Of Two Motor Training Programs, Jo B. Cleek Aug 1976

Perceptual Motor Match: Impact Of Two Motor Training Programs, Jo B. Cleek

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Purpose. The purpose of the study was to compare the impact of two motor training programs upon a selected perceptual motor task, verbal intelligence and motivation of kindergarten children. (Abstract shortened.)


The Relationship Between Creativity And The Ability To Do Certain Selected Piagetian Classification Tasks In Kindergarten Children, Patricia A. Meyer Aug 1976

The Relationship Between Creativity And The Ability To Do Certain Selected Piagetian Classification Tasks In Kindergarten Children, Patricia A. Meyer

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Purpose of the Study: This study was designed to determine the relationship between creativity and the ability to do certain Piagetian classification tasks in kindergarten children. (Abstract shortened.)


Omochumnes Alternative High School: Academic Achievement And Attitude Evaluation, Steve Eltinge Aug 1976

Omochumnes Alternative High School: Academic Achievement And Attitude Evaluation, Steve Eltinge

University of the Pacific Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this study was to evaluate an innovative program of alternative high school eduqation with special emphasis upon measurement of academic achievement and .student and parent attitude.


The Change In Status Of The Special Music Teacher In The Elementary Schools Of California - 1966 To 1971., Algin Columbus Hurst Aug 1976

The Change In Status Of The Special Music Teacher In The Elementary Schools Of California - 1966 To 1971., Algin Columbus Hurst

University of the Pacific Theses and Dissertations

Purpose: The purpose of this study was to determine whether the status of the Elementary Special Music Teacher (ESMT) had changed during the 5 year period, 1966 to 1971 , and to identify possible pressures that had effects upon that change.


The Importance Of Reading Rate, Elinor W. Fisk Aug 1976

The Importance Of Reading Rate, Elinor W. Fisk

Education and Human Development Master's Theses

The purpose of this study was to analyze the relationship between rates of reading and achieved reading comprehension using the Durrell oral and silent reading scores which are based on the time it takes a child to read a selection and the actual achieved level of comprehension as arrived at by the Stanford Achievement Test. Statistical evaluations were done regarding: reading rate and comprehension achievement of 4th- and 5th-grade poor readers. Ways in which understanding of printed matter is determined were also studied. The investigation examined whether free recall of material was more effective than recall elicited by questioning and ...


Practices In The Selection And Preparation Of Supervising Teachers In Accredited Elementary Education Programs In State-Supported Teacher Education Institutions In The United States, Montess Byrd Aug 1976

Practices In The Selection And Preparation Of Supervising Teachers In Accredited Elementary Education Programs In State-Supported Teacher Education Institutions In The United States, Montess Byrd

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Purpose. The problem of this study was to determine the present practices in the selection and preparation of off-campus supervising teachers in accredited elementary education programs in state-supported teacher education institutions in the United States. (Abstract shortened.)


The Assessment Of The Feasibility For Using The Evaluation Component Of A Model For Implementing And Evaluating A Competency-Based Dietetic Program, Carol Williams Shanklin Aug 1976

The Assessment Of The Feasibility For Using The Evaluation Component Of A Model For Implementing And Evaluating A Competency-Based Dietetic Program, Carol Williams Shanklin

Doctoral Dissertations

A conceptual model for implementing and evaluating a competency-based dietetic program was developed for use with the Coordinated Undergraduate Program in Dietetics at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The feasibility for using the evaluation component of the model was assessed for five priority competencies identified as essential for an entry-level generalist dietitian in the areas of quantity food procurement, production, and service.

Sub-competencies and performance indicators were identified for each of the competencies. Didactic and clinical courses in food systems administration were reviewed to ascertain which quarter each competency was introduced and the desired level of performance at designated points ...


Tenderness And Structural Changes In Beef Semitendinosus Muscles Heated At Two Rates To Four End Point Temperatures, Leanne Ellen Hearne Aug 1976

Tenderness And Structural Changes In Beef Semitendinosus Muscles Heated At Two Rates To Four End Point Temperatures, Leanne Ellen Hearne

Doctoral Dissertations

Progressive changes in tenderness of meat cores and in structure of muscle fibers from beef semitendinosus cores heated in test tubes in a water bath to simulate oven roasting of top round roasts at 93 and 149°C to end point temperatures of 40, 50, 60, and 70°C were evaluated. Slower heating and higher end point temperatures resulted in greater cooking losses. Warner-Bratzler shear value of cores and diameter of muscle fibers decreased from 40 to 50 to 60°C and sarcomere length of muscle fibers decreased from 60 to 70°C. Cores heated to 40 and 50°C ...