THE scholarship of the Utah Agricultural College is unsur-passed
by that of any other institution in Utah and is
equalled by few institutions of higher learning in the West,
as is evidenced by the following facts:
1. The Utah...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
The Hopi also continued to express their concern about Navajo land use and occupation of territory within the 1882 Executive Order Reservation. Events within the Bureau of Indian Affairs during the 1931 to...
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
source A included: broadcast advertising; print advertising; Internet/email; and outdoor
advertising. Information source B included: trade shows; familiarization or
journalist/press tours; and press conferences or press releases. Information...
Reliability, Convergent Validity, and Discriminant Validity
By definition, scale reliability was the proportion of variance attributable to the
true score of the latent variable (DeVellis, 2003). Cronbach‘s alpha was used to assess
evidenced in Table 10. EQS also provided information on multivariate normality.
Histograms were not normally distributed for the variables. The normalized estimate of
41.35 indicated that the variables were not normally distributed. A scaling...
Preliminary SEM Data Analysis
The Confirmatory Factor Analysis (CFA) model specified one second-order
factor: information sources (IS), as well as four first-order factors: destination image
(DI); socio-cultural preferences (SCP); travel...
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muted group, but a muted group among women. Droogsma (2007) found that the negative attitudes about the veil are most often spoken by those who have never practiced wearing a veil. When the issue was discussed with American...
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The theme of validation illustrated how stay-at-home mothers transform their perceptions, but it was not so much evidenced by the subthemes that emerged as it was by the subthemes that did not emerge. First, let it be noted that...
No pirates no princesses 1
Chapter 1: Introduction
A mother of five children shared her ―October Surprise‖ on the first crisp, fall day.
Each of her children wanted her to buy a costume which had been advertised on television.
The family is a central part of life in the United States, and marriage remains a top
priority. Ninety-six percent of people in the United States will marry at some point in their
lifetime (Fields, 2004)....