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    • Assessing academic (dis)honesty: a factor analytic study 

      McKibban, Amie R. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2008-04-25)
      For over 70 years, research has tackled the issue of academic misconduct in the university setting. However, a review of the literature reveals that (a) consensus on the magnitude of such behavior has not been reached ...
    • Assessing alternative text presentation and tablet device usage for low vision leisure reading 

      Gannon, Erin; Walker, Laura L.; Chaparro, Alex; Chaparro, Barbara S. (Springer, 2020-07-10)
      We conducted 3 studies to learn about elements of satisfaction for leisure reading in low vision. Study 1 focused on alternative reading formats such as scrolling text and rapid serial visual presentation (RSVP). Study 2 ...
    • Assessing educators' perceptions of ethicalness of various assessment practices 

      McGlory, Donovan W. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2014-04-25)
      This study was an attempt to better measure teacher's perceptions of ethical assessment behavior. A new instrument, the Educators' Perceptions of Ethical Assessment Practice (EPEAP) was developed. The EPEAP is a combination ...
    • Assessing the career aspirations, family structure and ability to succeed among African-American males 

      Lee, Felecia A.; Lewis-Moss, Rhonda K. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2009-05-01)
      The purpose of the evaluation was to compare the career aspirations, family structure, and ability to succeed of African American males to other groups. Four hundred and seventy three males were surveyed at the baseline ...
    • Assessing the validity and reliability of a paper-and-pencil Piagetian test 

      Dugan, Amy (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2006-04-28)
    • Assessment strategies for global learning: I theory 

      Rimmington, Glyn M.; O'Reilly, Meg; Gibson, Kay L.; Gordon, Deborah (Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), 2003)
      Global Learning is best achieved through project-based or other active approaches to learning by teams of people living in countries with vastly different cultures. The definition of "global learning" used here is the ...
    • Assessment strategies for global learning: II case studies 

      O'Reilly, Meg; Gibson, Kay L.; Gordon, Deborah; Rimmington, Glyn M. (EdItLib, 2003)
      The processes of assessment have begun to take pride of place in considerations of online teaching and learning. As the technological means become more robust for bringing students together online, designs of various kinds ...
    • At war with memory: national versus local interpretations of Vietnam Veterans Memorials 

      Lavallee, Sarah Elaine (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2012-04-18)
      Much of the literature surrounding the public memory of the Vietnam War focuses exclusively on the National Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., creating the impression that all Vietnam memorials carry the same ...
    • Attentional demands of balance in older adults 

      Rogers, Nicole L.; Chaparro, Alex; Rogers, Michael E.; Tabor, K. (2002-05)
    • Bad for business: Luther against the papacy 

      Cotter, Alisa S. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2009-05-01)
      This paper analyzes Martin Luther's criticism of increasingly corrupt church practices, including, the papacy's granting of indulgences, the promotion of pilgrimage, the preservation and exploitation of relics, the cult ...
    • The benefits of magnetic/protein targeted drug delivery in treating skin cancer in-vivo 

      Misak, Heath Edward; Abedin, Farhana; Man, Michelle; Herring, Jennifer (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2011-05-04)
      Skin cancer represents the most common type of cancers, and is life threatening without treatment. People with light skin, genetic diseases and high exposure to ultraviolet radiation (UVR) are at a high risk of developing ...
    • Benefits of the Wii Fit as an exercise program for older adults 

      Hermes, D.; Hitch, S.; Honea, A.; Stephenson, J.; Bauer, J. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
      To determine if Wii Fit is an effective older adult exercise program compared to a traditional exercise program (TRAD) with respect to functional fitness (FF) and balance. Wii Fit women (n=4) were matched on multiple ...
    • Beyond Annie Oakley: an analysis of TV's portrayal of markswomen 

      Dreiling, Michelle (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2012-04-18)
      Media portrayals influence how women are perceived in society. Historically, women have often been chastised or punished for exhibiting skills and attributes which have been traditionally perceived as appropriate for men ...
    • Biologically motivated quantum neural networks 

      Steck, James E.; Behrman, Elizabeth C. (IEEE, 2017)
      This paper presents one step toward creating the building blocks for machine intelligence that is inspired by its biological equivalent. The authors' quantum learning methods (deep quantum learning) are applied to quantum ...
    • Biomimetic solar cells 

      Subbaiyan, Navaneetha K. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
      Eco friendly energy resources are becoming important due to the predicted oil depletion and soared CO₂ emission. Of available alternatives, solar energy finds special attention due to its vast availability and high power ...
    • The Blackboard™ jungle: A case study of instructor and student perceptions of the learning technology tool Blackboard™ 

      Wilson, Jeffrey W. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
      Each of our lives has been forever changed by the introduction of new electronic technoligies that help us communicate on a global, instantaneous scale. Nowhere has that change been more felt than in education. College ...
    • Bullying and victimization among out of home and LGBT youth 

      Moreno, Desirae A. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2011-05-04)
      Bullying and victimization among youth in out-of-home placement (OOH) and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth were investigated. Participants were 16,766 high school students, with 560 (3%) identifying as ...
    • A bunch of garbage? How Sedgwick County's trash came to be exported and its innovator ignored 

      Gumm, Angela Shannon (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2006-04-28)
    • Buskers of the French Quarter: Street Musicians and their spots 

      Sebastian, Rachael (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2014-04-25)
      New Orleans is associated with revelry, unique architecture and culture, and the rich, musical tapestry woven by its inhabitants. These converge in the French Quarter, which attracts not only tourists but aspiring musicians. ...
    • Calling Palestine: Enriching learning in women's studies 

      Rimmington, Glyn M.; Shalabi, K. (EdItLib, 2003)
      This presentation explores how the use of inexpensive technologies, enriched student learning about Arab Women and the Middle East. The goal was to understand that the meaning of gender emerges within disparate political ...