McGee, Rosemary

UNCG

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TitleDateViewsBrief Description
A conceptual approach for determining patterns of professional preparation for women in health and physical education 1969 1116 This study reflects the development of a theoretical model of a conceptual approach to the undergraduate professional preparation for women in health and physical education. The basic reason for developing the design model was to point out a possible...
Skill and knowledge proficiencies for selected activities in the required program at Memphis State University 1970 4525 The purpose of this study was to construct objective measures suitable for use as proficiency tests in the following courses of the required activity program in Physical Education at Memphis State University: Archery and Bowling, Badminton, Bowling, ...
The effect of lateral foot placement relative to hip width on the sprint start for women 1972 932 It was the purpose of this study to investigate the effect of lateral foot placement relative to hip width on the sprint start for women. The three lateral foot placements, narrow, medium and wide, were determined relative to each subject's trochante...
A technique for identifying educational beliefs of preservice physical educators relative to student decision-making 1978 66 The purpose of the study was to explore the feasibility / of developing a technique for identifying educational beliefs about the degree of responsibility a prospective physical educator would be willing to allocate future students for their own deci...
A factorial approach in the development of a basketball rating scale to evaluate players in a game situation 1977 101 The primary purpose of this research was to develop a valid and reliable rating scale for use in evaluating the physical performance of female basketball players in a game situation. The secondary problems deriving from the formulation of the scale w...
Values, risk taking and selection of leisure time activities among delinquent and non-delinquent boys 1975 84 The study was exploratory in nature, seeking to describe (1) personal factors, (2) professed values, (3) risk taking propensities, and (4) leisure time activity pursuits among delinquent and non-delinquent boys. A total of 50 males, 25 delinquents an...
A study of Martin Buber's I-Thou and I-It relationships in sport 1980 75 The purpose of this study was to explore the potential for Martin Buber's I-Thou relationship during professional sport competition. The interview technique was chosen as the data collection procedure and a semi-structured interview was constructed i...
Physiological response of female sport divers to exercise during treadmill and underwater workbouts 1983 58 The purpose of this study was to evaluate certified female sport divers on selected physiological variables obtained during underwater and treadmill workbouts. The primary research question sought to determine the oxygen uptake (VO2) and heart rate m...
Construction of an instrument for assessing cognitive learning based upon "Ready? Set... Go!" : a television course for elementary physical education/level one 1976 80 The major purposes of this study were to construct a group-administered paper-and-pencil test for first and second graders to assess knowledges and understandings based on "Ready? Set... Go!" a television course for elementary school physical educati...
Measurement of attitudes toward the conduct of intercollegiate basketball for women 1976 60 It was the purpose of this study to explore the feasibility of constructing an instrument which can be utilized to identify the attitudes of coaches of women's intercollegiate basketball teams and female intercollegiate basketball players toward the ...
Time-series analysis of individual performances of older women on a serial gross motor task 1982 29 The individual performance characteristics of older women on a novel serial gross motor task were described in this study. The task was specifically designed to study memory for movement sequences as well as the relative importance of visual and kine...
A child's movement performance using Labanotation and referenced to the Laban framework : a case study 1980 44 The purpose of this study was to examine, in detail, the observable movement behavior in the performance of a child attempting to perform a complex movement task from a visual model. A secondary focus concerned the usefulness of Labanotation as a met...
A behaviorally based appraisal of coaching performance in women's athletics at Michigan State University 1978 62 The purpose of this study was to construct a multitrait multirater model for the appraisal of the 10 head coaches in the women's athletic program at Michigan State University in 1977-78. The resulting instrument was a behaviorally anchored rating sca...
Physical fitness test items for boys and girls in the first, second, and third grades 1962 38 The history of nineteen of the twenty-one great civilizations is "the story of people trudging up a hill in wooden shoes and coming down in silk stockings. "(76) These civilizations existed in the same pattern of birth, growth, breakdowns, and declin...
Play orientations in picture books : a content analysis 1977 42 The purpose of this study was to investigate play theory orientations presented by the outcomes of play and game stories in children's picture books. Secondly, play theory orientations were investigated to discover their relationships to sex of the m...
Teacher perceptions of the organizational management systems in their schools and departments of health, physical education, and recreation 1979 32 The purpose of this study was to investigate teacher perceptions of selected organizational characteristics that described the management systems of their Schools and Departments of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation. The study compared actua...
The effect of two specific practice environments on the forehand and backhand ball placement ability of beginning tennis players 1975 38 It was the purpose of this study to determine the effects of two practice environments on the forehand and backhand ball placement ability of beginning tennis players. The subjects were 32 female students enrolled at Stonewall Jackson High School. Th...
Measurement of attitudes of women coaches toward the conduct of intercollegiate athletics for women 1973 29 The purpose of this study was to construct a scale to measure the attitudes of women coaches toward the conduct of intercollegiate athletics for women. The situation-response technique was selected as the method for measuring attitudes. The procedure...
An analysis of the duties performed by public high school head athletic coaches 1977 40 The purpose of the study was to identify and to analyze the duties actually performed by head athletic coaches through job analysis. Duties were assigned to categories. Additional information was provided on the evaluative criteria of frequency, dif...
Comparisons and relationships of selected measures of self-concept in primary age children 1975 38 The purpose of this investigation was to study comparisons and relationships among measures of body image, movement satisfaction, and physical self-concept of first and second grade children. An informal aspect of this study was a description of chi...
The use of microteaching to aid preservice physical educators in the acquisition of a variety of teaching strategies as identified by the amount and kind of student decisions 1977 22 It was the purpose of this study to investigate the use of microteaching in the preservice preparation of physical educators. More specifically, the study dealt with the use of microteaching in the acquisition of knowledge and skills relative to the ...
Coincidence-anticipation tasks utilizing selected speeds, directions, and fielding sides in field hockey 1977 82 This study investigated the effects of selected stimulus speeds, angles-of- approach, and fielding sides on the accuracy of field hockey coincidence-anticipation performance for collegiate women field hockey team members and physical education major ...
Consideration of selected social theories of aging as evidenced by patterns of adjustment to retirement among professional football players 1981 26 The purpose of this study was to determine whether or not the characteristic patterns of adjustment to retirement among professional football players supported one or more of three current social theories of aging. Data for the study were derived pri...
Ethel Loroline Martus Lawther : her contributions to physical education 1980 28 The purpose of this study was to present a professional biography of Ethel Loroline Martus Lawther. The writer attempted to trace and identify the professional contributions of Ethel Loroline Martus Lawther and to show the resulting influences on phy...
The cardiac training effect of selected college men as measured by three heart rate intensity levels based on resting and maximum heart rates 1972 83 The purpose of this investigation was to study the cardiac training effect of three heart rate intensities based on the percentages within the range of resting and maximum heart rates. It was designed to focus additional light on the amount of cardia...
A physical fitness knowledge test for first graders 1984 36 The major purposes of this study were to construct a pictorial paper-and-pencil physical fitness knowledge test for first graders based on the content contained in the AAHPERD (1981a) Basic Stuff with a focus on the Exercise Physiology component of t...
Comparisons of decision-making styles of Florida community and junior college department chairpersons and division directors 1985 1 The purpose of this study, involving community and junior college department chairpersons and division directors, was to determine and then compare the decision-making styles of administrators by participative and nonparticipative categories, by sex,...
Court decisions in school athletic, physical education, and intramural programs in which the condition of equipment and facilities has been alleged as the proximate cause of injury to participants and spectators 1986 1 The purpose of the study was to determine what the courts have said regarding the condition of equipment and facilities in school-sponsored sport programs, to determine specific trends emerging from the cases, and to develop practical guidelines to a...
A study of state winners of Secondary School Athletic Directors of the Year Award and the perceptions of their own administrative behavior 1986 1 The purpose of this study was to examine a group of athletic directors who had been recognized as outstanding in their profession by examining their perceptions of their own administrative behavior. Ninety state Secondary School Athletic Director of ...
A comparative study of perceived leadership behavior of selected North Carolina high school athletic directors 1988 1 The general problem was to compare secondary school athletic directors' descriptions of self-perceived leadership behavior with descriptions of that same behavior as perceived by the head boys' basketball coaches within and among the four school size...
Development and validation of a questionnaire for assessing habitual physical activity of sixth-grade students 1988 0 The purpose of this investigation was to develop and validate a questionnaire designed to assess habitual physical activity of sixth-grade children. Two preliminary surveys involving 104 sixth-graders were used to determine the content and format of ...
An investigation of outdoor adventure leadership and programming preparation in physical education baccalaureate degree programs 1988 0 The nature and scope of outdoor adventure leadership and programming preparation for physical education majors was investigated. A nationwide survey (Phase I) found that 184 (44.2%) institutions offered outdoor adventure leadership and programming co...