education should fit us into life, will-ing
workers in its sometimes hard
processes, patient in our search for
its truths, avoiding vanity and the
other hypocricies which, if they
fasten themselves upon us, leave
us hardly worth burying. Down...
I t was a clear, warm day. The atmosphere was so transparent that the mountains many miles ahead seemed to he just a stone's throw away. A young sandy-haired man with clear blue eyes was walking a l o n ~ leading a large sorrel horse...
Harris, A., & Goodall, J. (2008). Do parents know they matter? Engaging all parents in
learning. Educational Research, 50(3), 277-280.
Hook, W., Bishop, W., & Hook, J. (2007). A quality math curriculum in support...
Content Management 103
an important consideration if it’s necessary that a website be able to offer the
functionality of new technologies as they emerge.
A CMS without proper documentation is essentially useless. Select...
chain is. If there were 4 generations of CSS documents linked to an HTML file
and only the first parent defined the background color, the background color
would be whatever was defined in the first...
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Bass, M. (1960). Leadership, psychology and organizational behavior. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press.
Beatty, M. (1988). Physiological assessment. In J.A. Daly & J.C. McCroskey (Eds.). Avoiding communication:...
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Marken, G.A., (1999), Improving your leadership skills. Public Relations Quarterly, 5, 40-41.
Maslow, A. H. (1954). The instinctoid nature of basic needs. Journal of Personality, 54, 326-348.
Emotions in Conflict 2
(Filley, 1975; Hocker & Wilmot, 1991; Sillars, 1908a, 1980b; Witteman,1988). All of these settings involve unique perspectives and challenges.
While conflict situations vary, one common denominator is the need to find...
Emotions in Conflict 3
Because emotions and conflict are interdependent, it is believed that people avoid conflict in attempt to escape its accompanying emotions. Researchers Bodtker & Jameson (2001) believe that in order to manage conflict more...
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minimal. For example, facing minor problems early on can prevent the development of more serious problems in the future. Furthermore, resolving conflict can sometimes be instrumental in strengthening relationships. While many...
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Obliging is described by Leung & Kim (2007) as "sacrificing one's own concerns to satisfy that of the other party" (p. 175). This particular style differs from avoiding/smoothing in that the person involved admits that a...
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fear to be associated with an increase of attention to danger, ponderings about worst outcomes, and a desire to run away (Roseman, Wiest, & Swartz, 1994). Consequently, this emotion commonly causes those engaging in conflict...
4. Repeatable? Is the course repeatable for multiple credits? No Yes If yes, max # credits
Is the course repeatable in the same semester? No Yes
• Check Yes or No indicating if it is repeatable, and if it is repeatable in the
• If multiple professors will be teaching this course initially please attach resumes of all those
scheduled to teach the course.
Research the information on availability of rooms, equipment, etc. Do not skip this question
with the intent to...
• Please address how this change will affect other courses, programs, and departments.
Give careful consideration to this question. When this question is not considered it
often leads to additional paperwork to address the problems created by the...
Respondents occasionally left some survey statements blank. To determine
whether certain statements were purposefully avoided, missing value analysis (MVA)
was performed using PASW and EQS. EQS MVA determined that the data were missing
variable. The data were evaluated for assumptions of SEM: normality, linearity,
multicollinearity and singularity, and adequacy of covariances.
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Results derived within larger...
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2005, p. 11). So, in conducting this type of study, one of the first things that researchers need to understand is that, “ethnography is not one research approach, but is a qualitative research paradigm that encompasses a...
Prater and Turner (2002) have suggested that the predicament of a being reluctant reader
is admittedly hard to pin down. The reasons for students’ reluctance to read widely differ.
Sometimes reluctance can be rooted in reading difficulties, but...
read with a certain person, on a given day, in a brief reading event. In
this light, situational interest is defined as a temporary state that
is produced by environmental conditions, rather than by well-developed
internal needs (Alexander,...