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  • Lait, Linda Amy; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biological Sciences, 2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2011)
    Using a combination of both mitochondrial DNA and microsatellites, as well as spatio-geographic modelling, this study examines how the most recent glaciations may have affected the population genetic structure of the ...
  • Dohms, Kimberly M.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science. (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biological SciencesArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2016)
    High latitude resident bird species provide an unique opportunity to investigate patterns of postglacial and barrier-mediated dispersal. In this study, multiple genetic markers were used to understand postglacial colonization ...
  • Macfarlane, Colin Bran Alexander (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biological SciencesArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2014)
    Using a combination of mitochondrial and z-linked sequence data, microsatellites and spatio-geographical modelling, I examine the historical and contemporary factors influencing the genetic structure of the purple finch ...
  • Mauthe, Amanda J. (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Management, c2009Management, 2009)
    This study investigates the contradictions that exist within the physician burnout literature. Through the use of meta-analysis, physician burnout and its relationships to gender, medical specialty, age, illness, and ...
  • Millions, Elizabeth L. (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of GeographyArts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2015)
    With global warming, forest fires may be increasing in frequency, and subsequently post-fire salvage logging may become more common. The ecophysiological impacts of this practice on tree saplings remain poorly understood. ...
  • Decker, Jeff C.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biological SciencesArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2015)
    Addition of Se to systems impacted by Hg has been considered for a remediation strategy because there is evidence that Se interacts with Hg in aquatic organisms, decreasing the accumulation and toxicity of Hg. However the ...
  • Franks, Carmen G.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2006Faculty of Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Studies, 2006)
    Municipal treated wastewater entering rivers contain biologically active pharmaceuticals capable of inducing effects in aquatic life. Phytoremediation of three of these pharmaceuticals and an herbicide was investigated ...
  • McNab, Tracy; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Anthropology, c2009Arts and ScienceDepartment of Anthropology, 2009)
    This thesis examines the collective labour and resources utilized by farm women within the context of the farm women’s neighbourhood club in rural communities in twentieth century Southern Alberta. The ethnographic ...
  • Caines, Jana-Lynn; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2008Education, 2008)
    Helping professionals are at elevated risk of stress and burnout due to the nature of their work. This fact creates an ethical imperative for helpers to intentionally attend to their self-care needs. The purpose of this ...
  • Firth, Steven, James; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science. (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of PhilosophyArts and ScienceDepartment of Philosophy, 2015)
    This thesis argues that the nature of disability is, currently, fundamentally misunderstood. Current approaches to disability are nounal and seek to determine the locus of disability with the intention of better understanding ...
  • Cooke, Leslie Catherine; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1999Education, 1999)
    This writing is about the impacts of widely divergent worlds on the cultural and emotional development of a girl born in a rural, Southern Alberta setting. Its purpose is to identify and sort out the effects imposed by ...
  • Eli, Shelly Kay; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of EnglishArts and ScienceDepartment of English, 2013)
    This thesis is a combination of life writing and literary analysis of select oral stories regarding the leadership role of the woman in Blackfoot culture. I discuss the leadership qualities of The Holy Woman, The Woman ...
  • Moon, William J. (Lethbridge Undergraduate Research JournalUniversity of MichiganUniversity of Michigan, 2007-06)
    Developmental economists refer to South Korea's economic "miracle" - contrary to North Korea's economic disaster - as a shining example that glorifies the ultimate victory of American capitalism. It is precisely that ...
  • Das, Saurya; Mann, R. B. (Arts and ScienceDepartment of Physics and AstronomyUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Waterloo, 2016-01-19)
    Almost all theories of Quantum Gravity predict modifications of the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle near the Planck scale to a so-called Generalized Uncertainty Principle (GUP). Recently it was shown that the GUP gives ...
  • Das, Saurya; Dasgupta, Arundhati; Ramadevi, P.; Sarkar, Tapobrata (Elsevier BV North HollandInstitute of Mathematical Sciences (India)International Centre for Theoretical PhysicsTata Institute of Fundamental Research, 1988)
    We consider the gravitational scattering of point particles in four dimensions, at Planckian centre of mass energy and low momentum transfer, or the eikonal approximation. The scattering amplitude can be exactly computed ...
  • MacMillan, Trevor; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science. (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biological SciencesArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2014)
    To address the limitations of conventional nuclear transformation I have developed a peptide based gene delivery system to genetically manipulate the genomes of plant cell mitochondria and plastids. Plant organelle targeting ...
  • Barnewall, Emily C.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Department of Biological Sciences, c2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2011)
    Yellow toadflax, Linaria vulgaris (L.) Mill. (Plantaginaceae), is a non-native invasive plant. Rhinusa pilosa Germar (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) is a proposed biocontrol agent. Gall development by R. pilosa was described ...
  • Flores, Mario C. (Lethbridge Undergraduate Research JournalGeorgia Institute of TechnologyGeorgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06)
    Several negative externalities arising from the consumption and disposal of plastics materials are described. Such externalities include the aesthetic damage created by landfills containing plastic waste, the impact to ...
  • Kolb, Bryan; Gibb, Robbin L. (Frontiers MediaArts and ScienceDepartment of NeuroscienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2015)
    We review the plastic changes of the prefrontal cortex of the rat in response to a wide range of experiences including sensory and motor experience, gonadal hormones, psychoactive drugs, learning tasks, stress, social ...