Support from the
C. Charles Jackson Foundation
has made this publication possible
and contributed to the projects showcased on these pages.
Considerable appreciation is due to
Dr. Bruce H. Jackson
brucehjackson@ gma il.com
Emotions in Conflict 5
Interpersonal relationships are a fundamental part of the human experience. Throughout a typical day, it is common for an individual to have numerous interactions with other people. Each...
the countermovement jumps and ballistic bench throws after a warm-up without performing a heavy resistance exercise before. In the next training session, as a complex pair, 3 RM squats followed by seven countermovement jumps were tested. In another...
measure involvement, the researchers used 20 questions developed by Zaichkowsky (1985) that asked about personal relevance to bipolar adjectives.
A golf tournament was sponsored by B&O. B&O is a high-quality company that develops and manufactures...
The Human Element 5
From the onset of crisis communication research, scholars have been eager to identify and categorize crises into groups or types, based on the event that leads to the crisis. Later, Benson (1988) challenged...
Math can pose problems for students, teachers, and parents alike. This project
examines peer-revised research to determine common characteristics of successful and
not so successful math students, teachers, and home...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS
Chapter 2 Literature Review
In the history of the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) Asperger syndrome
is a relatively new diagnosis. It has only been recognized in the Diagnostic and
Statistical Manual of Mental...
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each new crisis brings a new response with little consistency or any type of pattern developing.
Haruta and Hallahan (2003) offer an explanation for this extreme difficulty when they present the idea that these events being used...
What Is a Reluctant Reader?
While many factors can contribute to lack of motivation where reading is
concerned, reluctant readers frequently share similar hallmarks. Some researchers have
described a reluctant reader as a student
Who has shown...
Emotional Manipulation and Psychopathy 12
However, manipulation can be theorized to come in many forms. It may be that psychopaths are better at group processes and are social manipulators. It may also be that they manipulate the individual setting...
LIFE ON THE LINE 13
A topical literature review is used for understanding contributions of specific areas and
determines where this project fits in the puzzle of communication research.
In order to create or...
variables. Standardized parameter estimates are normalized unstandardized parameter
estimates that allow parameters throughout the model to be compared and thus are more
functional (Hoyle, 1995). When results are interpreted, unstandardized...
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of the successful psychopath may be more easily open to research. Cleckley described in his account an individual named Anna, who was by all means charming. He described her in a way that makes her very...
Sherman 2008). Much of classroom disruptions are attributed to students struggling to combat
ADHD; a great deal of disruptions could be reduced or even eliminated by implementing
preventative approaches. A preventative outlook involves the...
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insider as ‘culture’” (p. 128). More broadly, in studying organizational culture, an interpretive
approach is called for. An interpretive approach allows researchers to view truth as subjective
and to stress the...
pressure, and enthusiasm and passion (Beaven & Wright, 2008). All of these attributes can be developed through experience.
In conclusion, engaging in an empirical learning experience is beneficial for a student. By engaging in that sort of...
When children enter school, they bring an array of experiences and background
knowledge to the classroom as they try to understand their new world of learning in the academic
world away from home. In terms of literacy,...
differences in advertisements (Diehl, Terlutter, & Weinberg, 2003; Han & Shavitt, 1994; Lee & Lim, 2008; Sotnikova, 2010). Each researcher has applied these aspects to advertising and the effect they have on the audience’s perception of an...
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indirect pressures from the environment (Hall, 1982, pp. 280-81). Yet, despite these shortcomings, the goal approach does focus on the rational purposive aspects of the organization, it is a value-free approach, and the method is...