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There are 5 included publications by Hall Beck Ph.D.:

TitleDateViewsBrief Description
The College Persistence Questionnaire: Development and Validation of an Instrument That Predicts Student Attrition 2009 3311 The investigators reviewed the retention literature and developed a 53-item questionnaire and tested its validity. Component analysis of the responses of 2,022 students at four schools yielded six reliable factors: Institutional Commitment, Degree Co...
Development and Validation of Scores on a Measure of Six Academic Orientations in College Students 1999 581 This article describes the development and score validation of a 36-item measure of six academic orientations in college students: structure dependence, creative expression, reading for pleasure, academic efficacy, academic apathy, and mistrust of ...
Finding Little Albert: A Journey to John B. Watson’s Infant Laboratory 2009 6228 In 1920, John Watson and Rosalie Rayner claimed to have conditioned a baby boy, Albert, to fear a laboratory rat. In subsequent tests, they reported that the child’s fear generalized to other furry objects. After the last testing session, Albert disa...
Predicting Misuse and Disuse of Combat Identification Systems 2001 152 Two combat identification systems have been designed to reduce fratricide by providing soldiers with the ability to "interrogate" a potential target by sending a microwave or laser signal that, if returned, identifies the target as a "friend." Ideall...
The Relations of Learning and Grade Orientations to Academic Performance 1991 735 This investigation assessed the roles of learning orientation (LO) and grade orientation (GO) in academic performance. Most important, we found that GO was negatively correlated with grade point average (GPA) and General Psychology test scores. C...