You limited your search to:

  Partner: UNT Libraries
 Department: School of Education
Use of a Level of Aspiration Technique with Academically Successful and Unsuccessful College Sophomores

Use of a Level of Aspiration Technique with Academically Successful and Unsuccessful College Sophomores

Date: August 1960
Creator: Sturch, Jack E.
Description: The problem of this thesis is the degree of aspiration (level of aspiration) exhibited by students with high or low levels of academic performance. With these levels established by the use of a standardized test designed for this purpose, this study is concerned more specifically with testing two hypotheses.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Anxiety in Jailees as Indicated by the Rorschach Test

Anxiety in Jailees as Indicated by the Rorschach Test

Date: August 1960
Creator: Haddan, Eugene E.
Description: This study concerns an evaluation of anxiety levels in jailees awaiting trial in a county jail. Detecting anxiety which had been overtly controlled, and apparently hidden called for the use of a projective technique. Such an instrument would have the additional advantage of minimizing the effect of the observer upon the observed.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Comparative Study of the Philosophy of Certain Authors Relative to Reading Readiness

A Comparative Study of the Philosophy of Certain Authors Relative to Reading Readiness

Date: August 1953
Creator: Stockstill, Zana
Description: The problem of this investigation is to determine the amount of agreement or disagreement in the philosophies of certain authors relative to reading readiness in the first grade. Comparative data are included on evidences of the need for reading-readiness program, major factors involved, and desirable types of activities. The purpose of the study is to determine the apparent agreement or disparity found in current educational literature.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Rorsach as an Indicator of Intelligence in Seventh-Grade Children

The Rorsach as an Indicator of Intelligence in Seventh-Grade Children

Date: June 1959
Creator: Wolf, Martin G.
Description: This study was undertaken in the belief that a greater relationship would be revealed between the Rorschach and intelligence test scores if the factors in the Rorschach which have been found in the past to be related to intelligence could be compared as a whole with scores obtained on mental tests. The purpose of this study was to determine whether it could be demonstrated that a higher degree of relationship does exist between several of the Rorschach factors, considered as a whole, and intelligence as revealed by the California Test of Mental Maturity.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Study of the Interaction between Pupils and Student Teachers and Ratings of Teaching Effectiveness

A Study of the Interaction between Pupils and Student Teachers and Ratings of Teaching Effectiveness

Date: January 1954
Creator: Drawhorn, Curtis L.
Description: There are three purposes of this study: (1) to determine the degree of interaction between pupils and student teachers and teaching effectiveness as rated by pupils; (2) to determine the significance of difference of pupil ratings between those who express "more" and those who express "less interest" in the course taught by the student teacher whom they were asked to rate; and (3) to study other variables such as sex, age, and achievement in order to show how they relate to pupil and student teacher interaction.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Relationship of some Background Factors to Success of Student Nurses in the Parkland Hospital School of Nursing

Relationship of some Background Factors to Success of Student Nurses in the Parkland Hospital School of Nursing

Date: August 1954
Creator: Uglow, Mary L.
Description: Factors other than academic ones are important in the selection of the members of any profession, and in nursing it could quite well be that those non-academic elements are rather weighted in determining the success or failure of student nurses because of the very nature of their work. This thesis will look at academic as well as other factors that may influence the success of student nurses.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
An Analysis of Similarities and Convergences among Theories of Personality of Contemporary Personality Theorists

An Analysis of Similarities and Convergences among Theories of Personality of Contemporary Personality Theorists

Date: May 1961
Creator: Karraker, Mary E.
Description: The main purpose of this study is to present an organized summary of some of the outstanding contemporary psychoanalytic theories of personality which have evolved during the past fifty or sixty years and to identify the similarities and convergences of these theoretical positions.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Comparative Study of the Reading Interests of Junior and Senior Students in Ten Texas High Schools

A Comparative Study of the Reading Interests of Junior and Senior Students in Ten Texas High Schools

Date: May 1955
Creator: Mitchell, Aubrey Thera
Description: The problem undertaken in this study was that of making an effort to determine, in so far as was possible, the reading interests of the students enrolled in the high school at Nocona, Texas, during the 1954-1955 school session. A secondary phase of the problem was to compare these reading interests with those of students enrolled in nine other typical high schools of comparable size in other sections of Texas, as determined by means of a questionnaire survey.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Sex-Role Identification as a Determinant of Choice on the Bonney-Fessenden Sociograph

Sex-Role Identification as a Determinant of Choice on the Bonney-Fessenden Sociograph

Date: June 1961
Creator: Robertson, John R.
Description: It is the purpose of this study to utilize three psychometric measures in order to quantitatively assess the group of subjects on the basis of the trait heterosexuality, as measured by the Edwards Personal Preference Schedule, and in turn make predictions on the basis of these data as to choices made on the Bonney-Fessenden Sociograph.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Study of Sick Leave Practices of Texas Independent School Districts

A Study of Sick Leave Practices of Texas Independent School Districts

Date: August 1961
Creator: Ferrell, Keith H.
Description: The problem of this study is threefold: (1) to determine whether the sick leave policies and practices differ significantly between school districts of different sizes; (2) to determine whether there is significant relationship between the number of days of sick leave allowed and the number of days taken by teachers; and (3) to determine whether significant trends in sick leave policies and practices can be detected between the years 1957 and 1960.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries