Clawson, Barbara N.

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Motives, incentives, and disincentives of older adult volunteers in youth development and other organizations 1990 581 Objectives of the study were to (a) identify and describe the demographic characteristics, motives, incentives, and disincentives of older adult volunteers in youth development and other organizations, (b) examine the relationship between motives and...
The application of the principles of reality therapy on the student teaching experience : a case study approach 1983 168 The major objective in this research was to examine, through naturalistic inquiry, the implications of the teaching of the principles of reality therapy to student teachers. Aspects of the student teaching experience that were examined more closely i...
Use and feasibility of videocassettes for individualized instruction by home economics extension agents with responsibility in housing and home furnishings 1982 129 The purpose of this study was to determine the feasibility of developing videocassette libraries in county offices of the North Carolina Agricultural Extension Service for clientele use. The study investigated attitudes of agents and attitudes and pe...
Knowledge of preschool programing and practice in early childhood specialist students trained in on-campus and off-campus preschool training sites in community colleges in North Carolina 1983 200 This study was conducted to determine the level of knowledge of preschool programing and practice in second-year Early Childhood Specialist students in the North Carolina community college system who had received their practical training either on ca...
Knowledge and attitudes of child care services/teacher aide students in North Carolina's educational regions V and VII 1984 86 The purposes of this study were to determine whether or not knowledge and attitudes related to child care practices differed between (a) students .who had completed Child Care Services/Teacher Aide and students who had never studied the course, and (...
Sex role preference and job satisfaction among secondary home economics teachers 1980 83 The major purpose of this study was to determine the sex role preference and job satisfaction of secondary home economics teachers. A further purpose was to identify whether or not there was any relationship between the two variables. It was hypothes...
Effectiveness of a computer assisted instruction program for teaching consumer credit to secondary home economics students 1984 50 The purposes of this study were to develop and field test a microcomputer program, to determine whether students learned more using the software than from reading similar material, and to examine relationships between amount of information learned an...
Perceptions of home economics administrators' leadership behavior by administrators and faculty members 1985 45 The overall purpose of the study was to examine perceptions of home economics administrators' leadership behavior by administrators and faculty members. Another purpose was to determine if there was a relationship among faculty members' perceptions o...
Effect of a junior high school weight control program on weight loss, self-concept, knowledge, and related behaviors 1985 39 The major purpose of this study was to determine the effect of a weight reduction program on weight, nutrition knowledge, self-concept, and behaviors related to overeating and weight gain of obese junior high school students. A total of 46 junior hig...
Effects of the Couple Communication Program I on the marital adjustment, self-disclosure, and communication style of therapy and non-therapy participants 1987 50 The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of the Couple Communication Program I (CC I) in improving the marriage adjustment, self-disclosure, and work-style communication of participating couples. The study employed a quasi-experime...
A morphology of quick response strategies for the apparel industry 1988 35 The purpose of this study was to obtain demographic information about apparel manufacturers and to correlate this information with their Quick Response operational procedures. A stratified random sample was drawn from the North Carolina apparel manuf...
Effectiveness of a global education module on the knowledge and attitudes of home economics university students 1989 60 The purposes of this study were to develop a global perspectives module to be incorporated into an existing course and to test the effectiveness of the unit in terms of changes in knowledge and attitudes of home economics university students. Knowled...
Effectiveness of the inquiry method of instruction in teaching a secondary home economics textiles unit 1991 82 The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of the inquiry method of instruction on achievement of clothing and textiles secondary students. In addition, relationships among posttest scores, first semester clothing and textile grades, number ...
An analysis of Smith v. Board of School Commissioners of Mobile County : the impact on home economics curriculum 1991 46 An in-depth analysis of Smith v. Board of School Commissioners of Mobile County was conducted to ascertain the conditions which precipitated Smith, the underlying themes of the trial, and the impact on secondary home economics curriculum. A triangula...
Effectiveness of a multicultural education unit on the cultural sensitivity of undergraduate hospitality students 1993 98 The purpose of this study was to develop and field test a curricular unit about multicultural perspectives integrated into existing courses in an undergraduate hospitality program. In addition, the Cultural Diversity Workforce Awareness Inventory (CD...
Attitudes of selected groups toward quality and selected aspects of education provided by community colleges 1977 33 The purpose of this study was to examine differences in attitudes of four-year college faculty, community college faculty, high school students, and their parents toward quality and selected aspects of educational services provided by community colle...