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  • O'Brien, Siobhan (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health Sciences, c2012Health Sciences, 2012)
    The purpose of this research was to understand the lived experience of a person with a substance addiction that uses or has used alternative therapies for treatment. A single-case study approach was used to understand the ...
  • White, Cheryl; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1998Education, 1998)
    This reflective, experientially based study examines the "teachable moment" in the context of two learning contexts, a university tutorial classroom and a karate dojo. The data for the study is generated through in-depth ...
  • Moritz, Ann Laraine; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 1996Arts and ScienceDepartment of Anthropology, 1996)
    This thesis is an ethnographic account of how people in a particular situation of bureaucratic domination developed tactics and adopted discourses to present themselves as active agents capable of mobilizing resources, ...
  • Thompson, Brittany; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Kinesiology, c2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Kinesiology, 2011)
    This thesis project explores social constructions of aging women within Women’s Health magazine. There is limited scholarly literature on representations of aging women within popular health/fitness media, such as magazines. ...
  • Villanueva Borbolla, Montserrat (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health Sciences, c2012Health Sciences, 2012)
    In nursing literature, power is conceptualized as an object transferred, distributed, controlled or conquered by empowerment. In this management care paradigm, the service of care provides power to achieve the product of ...
  • Knapik, Gayle A (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health Sciences, c2012Health Sciences, 2012)
    The purpose of this naturalistic inquiry was to understand factors that influence patients’ commitment to colorectal cancer screening, specifically colonoscopy. Fifteen personcentred interviews were conducted: 10 with ...
  • Meyer, Cathy J.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2002Health Sciences, 2002)
    This thesis was designed to explore and describe the beliefs and behaviours of young adults (parents or future parents) in relation to immunization. Data were collected via in-depth interviews with 36 young adults (current ...
  • Inaba, D. Trevor; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2006Faculty of Education, 2006)
    A phenomenological-hermeneutic method of study was used to understand the counsellor’s process of working through shadow. After analysis, 16 themes were derived, of which 13 themes depicted the counsellor’s process of ...
  • Farnell, Benjamin J. (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Chemistry and BiochemistryArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2014)
    Homogalacturonan (HG) is a structural plant cell wall polysaccharide and a key source of dietary fiber. The human genome does not contain a single enzyme known to be involved in pectin digestion, and therefore, in order ...
  • Pahari, Shankar (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, [Dept. of] Biological Sciences, c2012Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2012)
    Asymmetric localization of PIN proteins controls directionality of auxin transport and many aspects of plant development. The Arabidopsis mutant, unhinged-1 (unh-1), has defects to leaf veins and other root and shoot ...
  • Cormack, Ryan David; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2006Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2006)
    The complex vasculature seen in the vascular plants provides a scaffolding of structural support and is responsible for the movement of water, minerals, photosynthate and some hormones. The auxin canalization model ...
  • Archer, Christie; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2004Education, 2004)
    The purpose of this study was to explore and gain a greater understanding of senior university students' perceptions of their readiness to enter the work force following program completion, as well as their perceptions of ...
  • Ginn, Carla S.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health Sciences, c2009Health Sciences, 2009)
    The purpose of this participatory action research study was to gain an awareness of the meanings of health for urban First Nations grandmothers, and how they promote it in their families and communities. Active participation ...
  • Berg, Aaron Andrew; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 1997Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 1997)
    In subhumid to arid climates throughout the world, recharge to groundwater in urban areas is often found to be higher than pre-urbanization rates, despite an increased percentage of impermeable surfaces. Groundwater recharge ...
  • McKay, Bill (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health Sciences, c2012Health Sciences, 2012)
    This study explored the perceptions of post-secondary students and counsellors towards the use of antidepressants and counselling to manage depression. Student depression is increasing and antidepressants appear to be the ...
  • Platt, David Ian; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1991Education, 1991)
    The purpose of this study is to analyze the content of dialogue journals of selected third grade students in order to discover the predominant themes in their writing. A second purpose is to explore how a teacher used the ...
  • Link, Courtney Anne; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Kinesiology and Physical Education, 2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Kinesiology and Physical Education, 2011)
    This study examined the influence of state-confidence on aesthetic athletes’ precompetitive imagery function use. Important individual differences effecting functional imagery use require empirical confirmation. Proposed ...
  • Irvine, Paul Michael (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2011)
    Many organisms, especially animals like insects, which depend on the environment for body heat, have growth stages and life cycles that are highly dependent on temperature. To better understand and model how insect life ...
  • Fox, Paulette Margaret; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Geography, 2005Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2005)
    Contemporary science has a minimal temporal experience with regional ecology. A linkage with Blackfoot/Blackfcct traditional environmental knowledge and information provides a unique perspective for notions of sustainability. ...
  • Lewis, Sharon; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1996Education, 1996)
    The primary objective of this study was to implement a project that utilizes telecommunications as a tool to enhance the grade eight science curriculum. The process of becoming prepared to undertake this study was examined ...

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