Fox, Paul

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Computerized Placement Tests As A Predictor Of Success In College Level Mathematics Courses At Surry Community College 1997 72 Admissions personnel at Surry Community College have used students' scores on the mathematics section of the Computerized Placement Test to make placement recommendations since February of 1993. Although the Educational Testing Service has conducted ...
A Behavioral Approach For The Control Of Inappropriate Behaviors In A Special Education Day Care Setting 2021 19 The combined effect of ignoring inappropriate behavior while reinforcing alternative appropriate behavior was assessed using a multiple baseline design over four behaviors in a special education day care center. The behavior of a three year old mildl...
An Exploratory Investigation In The Use Of Biographical Data To Predict Success Of Child Psychotherapy In A Private Out-Patient Clinic 2021 25 Researchers have attempted many ways to predict success in psychotherapy including: (1) Demographic data, (2) Projective measures, (3) Objective test data, and, more recently, (4) Biographical data of the client and/or his family. This thesis investi...
The Effects Of N-Length And Number Of Pre-Shift Trials On Resistance To Extinction: A Human Analogue 1973 36 Capaldi's stimulus specificity theory, as applied to extinction phenomena, asserts that two variables, N-length and number of preshift trials, are responsible for response decrement during extinction in animals. This study factorially manipulated the...
A Human Analogue Of Incentive Contrast Effects 1973 18 This study represents a human analogue to the straight alley incentive contrast literature in which rats served as the primary research subject. Employing a motor task, incentive was bi-directionally manipulated from preshift to postshift training. T...
Parenting Styles, Educational Level Of Parents, And Social Competence In Preschool Aged Children 1987 132 Research has indicated that social competence of preschool children is largely a function of parenting style. Studies have shown that authoritative parenting style, when compared to authoritarian and permissive parenting styles, is generally most eff...
Interaction Of Anxiety Level, Lecture Atmosphere, And Testing Atmosphere On Test Scores 1973 78 Environmental atmospheres of lecture and test for high anxious and low anxious students were factorially manipulated in order to assess the effect on classroom test performance. Results indicated that an unrelaxed lecture atmosphere was more conduciv...
The Effect Of Cottage Parent Expectancy On Reinforcement Administered To Oppositional Children 1974 15 The effect of manipulating expectation of social behavior on the amount of contingent reinforcement delivered by caretakers to a child was investigated. Forty cottage parents employed at a state institution for the mentally retarded were asked to vie...
Risk-Taking Behavior As A Function Of Perceptual Augmentation And Reduction 1974 19 The risk-taking performance of reducers and augmenters of kinesthetic perception was examined under both low and high risk conditions. Twenty subjects were grouped as reducers and augmenters according to scores on a kinesthetic perception test and th...
The Effects Of Feedback And Strength Of The Nervous System On Cardiac Rate Control 2021 18 The influence of two levels of visual feedback (continuous wave-form and no feedback) and three levels of extra-version (high, medium and low) on the ability to decrease heart rate were examined. Forty-eight college students served as subjects with e...
The Effects Of Feedback Upon Attending Behavior 1974 16 An experiment was conducted to assess the effects of feedback (flashing a red light) upon the classroom attending behavior of an emotionally disturbed child. Whenever the child failed to attend to classwork, the red light was activated, providing fee...