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Children’s Conceptions of Hopefulness and Hopelessness
This study investigated thought patterns about hope and hopelessness in a non-clinical sample of late-elementary school-aged children. Forty third-, fourth- and fifth-grade students were read a story about two children, ...
The Effects of Varying Degrees of State and Trait Anxiety on Cognitive Task Performance
In order to determine whether children of varying degrees of trait anxiety perform differently in high- and low-stress environments, two types of tasks were administered under two different conditions intended to manipulate ...
Bringing the Cost to Light, with Blaise Tobia
(Wadsworth Publishing, Florence, KY, 2000)
Commentary on John Craig Freemannulls 1990 installation in Rocky Flats, Colorado.
Randy Dalton exhibit review
(International Sculpture Center, Washington, D.C., 2003)
Review of Randy Daltonnulls installation, Blue Streak. Sculpture, June 2003.
Redefining Terror: An Historical Perspective on the Modern Threat Environment
For both political analysts and the American public alike, September 11th served as a defining feature of the American political experience, a turning point in the way one perceives the relationship between the U.S. and ...
The Effects of Multileveled Enrichment on Behaviors Indicating Distress and Well-Being in Captive Squirrel Monkeys (Saimiri sciureus)
Environmental enrichment has been known to enhance well-being in primates and other animals, although the specific link between the two has yet to be determined. One of the biggest difficulties of comparing enrichment ...
Laser Writing of Channel Waveguides into Sol-Gel Alumina Films -or- Liquids, Lasers, and Luminescence
If a method can be found to heat-treat arbitrary, narrow areas of a sol-gel derived alumina thin film, it will allow the creation of density gradients in the film. In such transparent alumina films, a density gradient ...
Quantum Dynamics of a Kicked Harmonic Oscillator
A classical system of two masses connected by a spring and subjected to a time dependent pulse is used to model a kicked quantum harmonic oscillator. This model is of interest because it is related to the M¨ossbauer ...
Dedolomitization of the Cambrian Ledger and Kinzers Formations, York County, PA
The Great American Bank, deposited off the coast of Laurentia in the Cambrian and Ordovician consists of over 3000 meters of carbonate deposits, and in these deposits the early history of the North American continent is ...