White, Nancy

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The effects of educational intervention on fathers' relationships with their infants 1983 137 The purpose of this study was twofold: (1) to examine the impact educational intervention during the postpartum period has on fathers' attitudes toward involvement with their babies, their knowledge of infant capabilities, and their caregiving of the...
Effects of training impulsive students to become reflective while performing one-to-one correspondence tasks 1979 85 The purpose of this experiment was to determine the effectiveness of reflectivity training for kindergarten and second grade subjects using one-to-one correspondence tasks. It was hypothesized that there were no significant differences among the Matc...
The relationship between intrafamily violence and self-concept 1977 35 This study was designed to investigate the relationship between self-concept and intrafamily violence. It was expected that persons who were incarcerated for violent crimes against family members would have lower self-concepts when compared to both p...
The adaptation of an exemplary curriculum model : implications for the Department of Community Colleges and other publicly funded agencies and institutions 1982 50 The present study was designed to adapt an exemplary curriculum model developed by the CETA/Community College Interface Research Project in Maryland to a community college in North Carolina. The adaptation was intended to improve the experience of le...
The effect of instruction on the stereotypical expectations for learning-disabled children held by prospective teachers 1980 31 The purpose of this investigation was to determine whether classroom instruction provided for prospective regular classroom teachers was effective in reducing the bias and expectancy effects associated with the label "learning-disabled." Expectancies...
Operational levels of cognitive stage achievement and representations of cognitive structures used in mathematical problem solving by young adult prospective teachers 1980 41 The differential achievement among concrete, transitional, and formal operational levels of cognitive stage in young adults was investigated. Also, the relations were tested among (a) cognitive stage achievement, (b) mathematical problem solution suc...
An investigation of the effects of feedback on creativity and self-confidence levels of performing arts majors and non-arts majors 1975 42 The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between perceived degree of creativity and self-confidence. It was hypothesized that: (1) there is a significant, positive relationship between creativity and self-confidence; (2) variatio...
An exploratory study of the effects of young children's color biases, racial attitudes, and racial preferences on their sharing behavior 1981 28 The primary purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between children's color/race biases and preferences and their sharing behaviors toward children of similar and differing races. A secondary, but nevertheless important, purpose was to ...
Correlates of social competence among mildly mentally retarded school-aged children 1983 26 Social competence is defined as the child's ability to interact appropriately and to initiate changes within the social environment. Social success among mildly retarded individuals in adulthood is assumed to be related more to adequate development o...
Creativity and risk-taking in young children 1980 27 The purpose of this research study was to examine self-assessment of risk-taking attitudes of young children in relationship to IQ and creativity ratings by teachers. A model of identification for young, gifted children was proposed which gave equal ...
Family-planning education project : a teaching model through home economics 1981 19 This study was an attempt to develop a motivational approach to family-planning education through the teaching of home economics. The rationale for a motivational approach lies in the need to inculcate high fertility groups with the idea that family ...
A comparison of three strategies and teacher influence on beginning reading skill achievement 1977 22 This study is an investigation of the use of three different methods of teaching beginning reading by each of six teachers to equal numbers of elementary students of similar social and economic backgrounds. The three systems utilized included the Gin...
Child care on the move : a modular mobile child care center 1973 28 The number of mothers entering the labor market In the United States has increased steadily over the past decade. Providing adequate care for the children of these women is a societal problem. Child care services are expensive for the consumer and th...