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Effects of soil temperature on a coupled photosynthesis-stomatal conductance model for four boreal tree species
In order to examine the effects of soil temperature on a coupled photosynthesis-stomatal conductance model, seedlings of trembling aspen (Populus tremuloides Michx), jack pine (Pinsu banksiana Lamb. ), black spruce (Picea ...
Post-natal effects of maternal cigarette smoking and family dynamics on child behaviours
This study examined the relationship between maternal smoking (smoking during pregnancy) and child behavior problems, while considering other possible contributors to child behavior, namely parenting stress, family ...
X-ray diffraction and Rietveld structural refinement of selected fluoroperovskites
This study presents an X-ray diffraction analysis and Rietveld structural refinement of selected synthetic fluoroperovskite-type compounds including the Na1-xKxMgF3 solid solution series in addition to synthetic analogues ...
Neurological content and impact on Personality Assessment Inventory scale elevations / by Jeannette H. Prenger.
The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI/MMPI-2), the most frequently used measure ofpersonality and emotional frmctioning in clinical neuropsychological settings, does not meet current psychometric standards. ...
On-ice acceleration as a function of the Wingate anaerobic test and a biomechanical assessment of skating technique in elite ice hockey players
Success in ice hockey depends on an individual’s ability to accelerate from a standing start or change direction and continue skating quickly and efficiently. Previous research to determine those factors which had the ...
Neighborhood system in concept lattice
In this thesis, we apply and generalize the notion of neighborhood system from topology to study the relation between the concepts in a concept lattice. We classify all concepts in the concept lattice into various classes ...
Comparison of the pre-settlement and present diversity of the forests of Central Ontario
Original Crown Survey notes were used to infer the European pre-settlement forest diversity condition in the management units of Algonquin Park, French-Severn, Nipissing and Temagami in central Ontario, Canada. This ...
Factors contributing to wellness of the aging population in Thunder Bay
The purpose of this three year sequential study was to examine factors contributing to the wellness of 32 self-professed healthy seniors aged 65-74, 75-84, and 85 years of age and older, living in Thunder Bay based on ...
Examination of the role of the multiple intelligences in studies of effective teaching
The purpose of this study is to evaluate selected teacher effectiveness research for elements of multiple intelligence (MI) theory. In order to acquire a more holistic picture of the nature of effective teaching, this study ...
Elderspeak : seniors' perceptions, estimated frequencies of receipt from different sources, and associations with self-esteem
Community living seniors and nursing home residents (in Canada and the United States) were surveyed for their impressions of elderspeak (with warmth / superiority) and neutral talk from friends, family, & service workers.