University of Lethbridge Institutional Repository: Recent submissions

  • Pasternak, Graham M.; Brown, Leslie R.; Kienzle, Stefan W.; Fuller, Andrea; Barrett, Louise; Henzi, Peter (South African National Parks, Suid-Afrikaanse Nasionale ParkeArts and ScienceDepartment of PsychologyDepartment of GeographyUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of South AfricaUniversity of the Witwatersrand, 2013)
    Narrow riparian woodlands along non-perennial streams have made it possible for vervet monkeys to penetrate the semi-arid karoo ecosystem of South Africa, whilst artificial water points have more recently allowed these ...
  • Graham, Rumi Y. (Arts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2004)
    This paper describes a study that explored ways in which users’ subject-searching problems in a local online catalog might be reduced. On a weekly basis, the author reviewed catalog transaction logs to identify topics of ...
  • VanderLaan, Doug P.; Forrester, Deanna L.; Petterson, Lanna J.; Vasey, Paul L. (Public Library of ScienceArts and ScienceDepartment of PsychologyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2012)
    Androphilia refers to sexual attraction to adult males, whereas gynephilia refers to sexual attraction to adult females. Male androphilia is an evolutionary paradox. Its development is at least partially influenced by ...
  • Van Brunschot, Erin Gibbs; Laurendeau, Jason; Keown, Leslie-Anne (University of AlbertaArts and ScienceDepartment of SociologyUniversity of CalgaryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009)
    Expressions of anxieties are examined in the realms of crime, health and home safety. We consider protective behaviours that individuals undertake in each of these realms as potential outlets for the expression of anxiety; ...
  • Islam, Nazrul; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Physics and AstronomyArts and ScienceDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, 2016)
    Over the past couple of decades, the study of infrared spectra of carbon monoxide has been the subject of interest because of its existence in the Earth’s atmosphere as well in different planetary atmospheres. This work ...
  • de Bruin Nutley, Natalie; Doan, Jon; Turnbull, George; Suchowersky, Oksana; Bonfield, Stephan; Hu, Bin; Brown, Lesley (Hindawi Publishing CorporationArts and ScienceDepartment of KinesiologyUniversity of LethbridgeDalhousie UniversityUniversity of Calgary, 2010)
    This study explored the viability and efficacy of integrating cadence-matched, salientmusic into a walking intervention for patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD). Twenty-two people with PD were randomised to a control ...
  • Graham, Rumi Y. (Arts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2017)
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  • Graham, Rumi Y. (Association of College & Research LibrariesArts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2016)
    Recent changes in Canadian copyright law have prompted Canada’s educational institutions to reexamine their need for a blanket copying license. Users’ rights under the amended Copyright Act now include fair dealing for ...
  • Mader, Joel; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of EducationEducation, 2017)
    The pathways model proposed by Blaszczynski and Nower (2002) suggests that problematic gambling may result from three related but distinguishable etiological paths. The present study sought to test the tenets of the model ...
  • Fehres, Natalie E. K.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of EducationEducation, 2017)
    In Western countries, sexual and gender minority (SGM) students have been ostracised and harassed due to heteronormative societal views that suggest individuals who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer ...
  • Coetzee, Vinet; Greeff, Jaco M.; Barrett, Louise; Henzi, Peter (Academy of Science of South AfricaArts and ScienceDepartment of PsychologyUniversity of PretoriaUniversity of St. AndrewsUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of KwaZulu-Natal, 2009)
    Previous studies on facial recognition have considered widely separated populations, both geographically and culturally, making it hard to disentangle effects of familiarity with an ability to identify ethnic groups per ...
  • Boughtin, Brittany; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of EducationEducation, 2017)
    Obesity has reached epidemic status in Canada and many Westernized countries, as well as having impacts in third world countries for the first time in history. Adults who carry excess weight are at increased risk for a ...
  • Cooper, Alysha R.; University of Lethbridgte. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of EducationEducation, 2017)
    The overall purpose of my Masters of Education (Counselling) project was to create innovative, theory-based strategies and activities that educators (e.g., professors, teachers, and educators who work with agencies dedicated ...
  • Watson, Leanne; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of EducationEducation, 2017)
    A theoretical construct of students’ perceptions of safe and caring schools was developed to allow administrators and teachers to have a comprehensive understanding of how their students perceive care. The construct of ...
  • Bannari, Abderrazak; Staenz, Karl; Champagne, Catherine; Khurshi, K. Shahid (MDPI AGArts and ScienceDepartment of GeographyArabian Gulf UniversityUniversity of LethbridgeAgriculture and Agri-Food CanadaMeteorological Service of Canada, 2015)
    Soil management practices that maintain crop residue cover and reduce tillage improve soil structure, increase organic matter content in the soil, positively influence water infiltration, evaporation and soil temperature, ...
  • Brown, Lesley; de Bruin Nutley, Natalie; Doan, Jon; Suchowersky, Oksana; Hu, Bin (U.S. Department of Veteran's AffairsArts and ScienceDepartment of KinesiologyUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Calgary, 2010)
    Multitasking situations exacerbate gait impairments and increase the risk of falling among people with Parkinson disease (PD). This study compared obstacle negotiation among 10 subjects with PD and 10 nonparkinsonian control ...
  • Beck, Melissa A.; Colwell, Douglas D.; Goater, Cameron P.; Kienzle, Stefan W. (Biomed Central LtdArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesDepartment of GeographyUniversity of LethbridgeLethbridge Research Centre, 2015)
    Background: Gastrointenstinal nematodes (GIN) present a serious challenge to the health and productivity of grazing stock around the globe. However, the epidemiology of GIN transmission remains poorly understood in northern ...
  • LaRose, Caitlin N.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of EducationEducation, 2017)
    The overall purpose of my Masters of Education (Counselling Psychology) project is to present a research proposal designed to replicate past findings showing the effectiveness of a cognitive-behavioural resilience-building/anxiety ...
  • Aryan, Farzad; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Mathematics and Computer ScienceArt and scienceDepartment of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2016)
    In this thesis, we investigate three topics belonging to the probabilistic, classical and modern branches of analytic number theory. Our first result concerns the probabilistic distribution of squares modulo a ...
  • Tamayose, Aaron B.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of EducationEducation, 2017)
    The project presents an overview of postsecondary disability accommodations and an insider’s guide for providing these services. With an influx of students with documented disabilities attending postsecondary, faculty are ...