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  • Cybertutoring 1ST Grade Struggling Readers: An African American Preservice Teacher Investigation 

    Keys, Pagia Marjel; Maring, Gerald (Washington State University. Graduate School. McNair Program., 2005)
    Many preservice teachers enroll in certification programs charged with preparing them for their in-service careers, but are often dislocated geographically from the locations in which students of diverse backgrounds ...
  • Revisiting the Relationship between Attitudes toward Abortion and Capital Punishment 

    Stephenson, Larry; Lee, Tien-Tsung (Washington State University. Graduate School. McNair Program., 2005)
    Previous research has shown that public opinion on abortion is not a simply a dichotomy of pro-life and pro-choice. Instead, there appears to be three general attitudes: absolutist (opposing abortion in all cases, including ...
  • On a Mathematical Model for the Belousov-Zhabotinskii (BZ) Reaction 

    Kwon, Min Kyung; Manoranjan, V.S. (Washington State University. Graduate Program. McNair program., 2005)
    Many real world problems can be modeled using ordinary differential equations (ODEs). An example is the Belousov-Zhabotinskii (BZ) reaction, where malonic acid is oxidized by acid bromate in the presence of ferroin. Many ...
  • Parent and Child Appraisal Styles in Response to Moderately Stressful Events 

    Cantu, Angel Marie; Hill, Laura (Washington State University. Graduate School. McNair Program., 2005)
    The present study examines the primary appraisals of mothers and children in response to events children might encounter in their daily lives. The study explored whether mothers and children differed in their appraisals ...
  • The Representation of Ethnic Minority Men in Print Advertisements: A Content Analysis 

    Tanner, Brian; Lee, Tien-Tsung (Washington State University. Graduate School. McNair Program, 2005)
    Traditionally gender studies on advertising have focused on women. The present study investigates how ethnic minority men are represented in advertisements in male audience magazines. A content analysis approach was used ...