Institutional Repository

Browsing by Title

DSpace/Manakin Repository

Browsing by Title

Sort by: Order: Results:

  • Yellowknee, Nora C; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1997Education, 1997)
    Our First Nations communities have been forced to experience different educational settings and from these experiences there has been a public outcry to meet the educational needs of our children. Meeting the educational ...
  • Kellett, Ken (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Political Science, c2013Arts and ScienceDepartment of Political Science, 2013)
    Successive Canadian federal governments have officially indicated their support of human rights in foreign policy, including as they relate to aid-giving. This thesis quantitatively tests this rhetoric with the actual ...
  • Metzler, Megan J; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Neuroscience, c2010Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2010)
    Bimanual movement is integral to daily function. As such, it is important to understand factors that influence bimanual performance. Playing the piano was employed to examine bimanual movement. Additionally, the weather ...
  • Durand, Jessica; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, c2010Arts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2010)
    Ribosome biogenesis is a crucial yet poorly understood and complex process in all cells. To date, most studies on eukaryotic ribosome biogenesis have relied on yeast genetics and whole cell analysis of ribosomal RNA ...
  • Closson, Taunia Lydia Lynn; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2002Arts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2002)
    Systems that require a driving force of some kind are very common in physical and biological settings. Driving forces in a biological context are usually referred to as rhythms, pulses or clocks. Here we are interested in ...
  • Rood, Stewart B; Mahoney, John M (Lethbridge, AB : University of Lethbridge, 1991Faculty of Arts and ScienceBiological SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 1991-02)
    Proceedings of the University of Lethbridge conference, May 4 to 6, 1990.
  • Lewis, Kathy M; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1999Education, 1999)
    This study uses a heuristic method of inquiry to examine the adoption experience of six birth mothers. Using Young's (1990) theory of social justice and five categories of oppression as a framework, the participants were ...
  • McGowan, Virginia M.; Nixon, Gary (Canadian Indian/Native Studies AssociationSchool of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2004)
    This paper examines problem gambling and its resolution in an exploratory phenomenological study among Blackfoot individuals. Significant factors in the development and resolution of problem gambling are identified and a ...
  • Hinger, David; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2007Education, 2007)
    Educators are frequently looking for new ways to expand distance education opportunities to students in rural and remote locations. Videoconferencing is rapidly growing as a premier tool to minimize distance barriers and ...
  • MacLachlan, Ian (Cambridge University PressArts and ScienceGeographyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2007-08)
    British slaughter-house reformers campaigned to abolish private urban slaughter-houses and establish public abattoirs in the nineteenth century. Abolition of London’s private slaughter-houses was motivated by the congestion ...
  • Ahlberg, Madelaine G.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2009Education, 2009)
    Body image is a significant aspect of the pregnancy experience, and impacts the physical and psychological health of both the mother and baby. Dietary restraint is proposed as a construct by which to understand the change ...
  • Andreasen, Bryce David (Lethbridge Undergraduate Research JournalUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Lethbridge, 2008-03)
    This article argues for banning the use of cluster munitions by the United States and in general. It examines cluster munitions and the effects they have on a population and whether or not they should be used according to ...
  • Davis, Mary E.; Williams, Robert J.; Goodale, Leslie A. (Canadian Nurses AssociationAddiction Centre, Foothills Medical CentreAddiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, 1999-04)
    A final investigation attempted to determine whether the somewhat lower show-up rates after the Engaged intake could be a result of this procedure actually being therapeutic, thus decreasing the person's distress and need ...
  • Arelis, Deanna Lynn; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1995Education, 1995)
    This thesis is contained within the frame of a plot diagram, since it is a story about telling stories about stories. The conflict was initiated when it struck me that I had been living unawares inside a contradiction: I ...
  • Pilling, Michael; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2003Education, 2003)
    In a small town in a Canadian prairie province where spots, particularly football and basketball, are the chief activities, many young men in school define their self-worth based on their thletic ability. To determine the ...
  • Lein, Lavern; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2001Education, 2001)
    A school's climate is its atmosphere for learning and as such includes the feelings people have about school and whether it fosters learning. A positive climate creates a school place where staff, students and parents ...
  • Kellerman, Carolin (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Management, c2011Management, 2011)
    The impact of social connectedness on the effectiveness of management accounting and control systems (MACSs) is little understood. The purpose of this study is to examine the importance of the theory of social capital ...
  • Granzow, Michael C.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Sociology, 2010Arts and ScienceDepartment of Sociology, 2010)
    In 2003 the Rotary Club of Lethbridge, Alberta proposed a revitalization of Galt Gardens, a small historic park in Lethbridge‘s downtown which was perceived to be the focus of particular kinds of “negative use.” Over the ...
  • Lee, Bonnie K.; Rovers, Martin (Taylor & FrancisSchool of Health SciencesFaculty of Human SciencesUniversity of LethbridgeSt. Paul University, 2008-04)
    Counsellors (N=21) receiving their first training in Congruence Couple Therapy (CCT) applied CCT to 1–2 pathological gamblers (N=24) and their spouses conjointly at their Ontario treatment settings. Gamblers' and spouses' ...
  • Jenson, Jennifer J; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Anthropology, 2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Anthropology, 2011)
    This thesis is based on an ethnographic investigation of indigenous childrearing theories of the Saraguros of southern Ecuador, with particular emphasis on the effect they believe their childrearing practices to have on ...