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    • I Hate My Body! The Relationship Between Social Physique Anxiety, Attitudes, Affect, and Exercise Motivation 

      Bovell, Candice; Welch, Patrick G.; Otte, Shaylynn; Asmundson, Gordon J. G. (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      Social Physique Anxiety (SPA), the fear that others are negatively evaluating one's body (Hart, Leary, & Rejeski, 1989), is found in both men and women and is associated with low-self esteem, depression, and body dissatisfaction ...
    • Identifying women with low bone mass: A systematic review of screening tools 

      McLeod, Katherine M.; Johnson, Shanthi (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      Purpose: Measurement of bone mineral density (BMD) using dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) is the method of choice for detecting low bone mass and increased risk of osteoporotic fracture; however, DXA is costly and ...
    • The Impact of Meaningful Targets in a Visual Search Task 

      Reynard, Janine; Phenix, Tom (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      Sometimes, people can learn things from their environment even though they are not aware of it. This unconscious learning is referred to as implicit learning. The purpose of this study is to help better understand the role ...
    • Influence of Thin Film Drainage between Oil Slugs and Capillary Wall on Initial Differential Pressure 

      Cheng, Gang (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      Experimental results are discussed in this conference on oil slugs trapped in a capillary tube. Such an experimental set-up is employed as a simplified model to simulate residual oil trapped in porous structures of reservoirs. ...
    • Intimate Partner Mistreatment and Its Influence on Subsequent Interpersonal Relationships 

      Will, Natasha; Shercliffe, Regan (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      My research aims to determine whether mistreatment by a partner in an intimate relationship affects women’s current relationships. Another goal is to edtermine whether women recognize abuse in its various forms. I will ...
    • Is self-regulation depletion graded? 

      Schierle, Jade; Arbuthnott, Katherine D. (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      When we conceal our emotions, it is more difficult for us to subsequently perform other tasks that also require self-control (John & Gross, 2004). It has thus been hypothesized that self-regulation requires a depletable ...
    • The Lesser Evil in Political Thought 

      Carpenter, Michael (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      Recent scholarship has begun to challenge the prevailing lesser-evil approach to politics which pits rights and freedoms against order and security. Most liberal scholars attempt to chart a careful (and slippery) course ...
    • Measuring and Defining Depression in the Uzbek Population 

      Mustafaeva, Shahlo; Shercliffe, Regan (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      The purpose of this study is to test the hypothesis that a culturally appropriate depression scale can be developed and used in an understudied, culturally distinct population, and that such a scale will be more sensitive ...
    • Methodology for the City of Regina Waste Characterization Audit, 2007-8 

      Canart, Christina M; McMartin, Dena W. (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      In an effort to improve solid waste management strategic planning, long-term design objectives and waste diversion activities, the City of Regina engaged the University of Regina to conduct a solid waste characterization ...
    • Noise Impact at Dorval Residential Area 

      Ahmied, Abdalbast (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      The consequence of any airport operation results in environmental impacts associated with high levels of noises and vibrations. These possibly will have severe negative effects to workers and surrounding residents and their ...
    • Perceptions of Child Abuse: The influence of expert and fictional sources of media 

      Bryan, Austin; Price, Heather L.; Desmarais, Sarah L. (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      In cases involving child abuse, there are often no witnesses or medical evidence to support a child’s claim (Bruck et al., 1995). Thus, children’s statements typically represent the central evidence for judging the occurrence ...
    • Poster Competition Abstract Booklet 2017 

      Unknown author (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2017-01-30)
      Abstract Application of Raman Spectroscopy in Apatite Grains from North Qôroq, South Greenland A. Cottrell, I. M. Coulson, and M. Kaliwoda 1 The Depiction of Expert Women in Contemporary Canadian Newspapers A. ...
    • The Production of Metaphor by Native Speakers of English and Chinese 

      Sockett, Amanda (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      A comparative study by Yu (1995) revealed various similarities and differences between English and Chinese metaphorical expressions of anger and happiness. In order to explore additional similarities and differences between ...
    • The Relationship between the 2D:4D Ratio and Emotional Abilities in Adults with Attention/Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder 

      Morhart, Heidi; Tottenham, Laurie Sykes (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      Emotional recognition is an essential component of interpersonal relationships. Recent research has suggested that high prenatal androgen exposure is later associated with impaired social and emotional skills in children ...
    • Removal of Zinc from wastewater using natural and synthetic adsorbents 

      Chowdhury, Pankaj (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      Several methods are utilized to remove zinc from industrial wastewater in which adsorption is the most versatile and widely used method. In the present work the ability of both natural and synthetic adsorbents were ...
    • A Review of the Literature on Stoic Attitudes toward Pain: Age, Gender and Cultural Differences 

      Chan, Sarah; Eritz, Heather (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      This review of research literature on stoic attitudes toward pain found that stoicism is defined as the determination to endure through pain or other hardship. This endurance is usually a silent endurance, and may include ...
    • Risk Behaviours for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: An Application of the Theory of Planned Behaviour 

      Bremner, Dawn N. (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs) are completely preventable yet they continue to effect approximately 1% of Canadians (Public Health Agency of Canada [PHAC], 2005). FASD refers to a spectrum of disorders that is ...
    • The Role of National Standard Setters in a Harmonized International Accounting Environnment 

      Vermulen, Joe (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      Inspired by globalization, the rapid harmonization of accounting methods into a common set of international standards is tremendously interesting to investors seeking greater portfolio diversification and investment ...
    • Self-Efficacy in Sport - An Application to Sports Officials 

      Chomos, Adam; Dorsch, Kim (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      Self-efficacy is the degree to which an individual feels competent and confident in carrying out specific behaviours and tasks towards a specific outcome. In the context of sport, self-efficacy research has been conducted ...
    • Skating Carnivals and Club Bulletin Boards: Values at a glance? 

      Mills, Cathy (University of Regina, Graduate Students' Association, 2008-04)
      As a participant, parent, or observer bulletin boards and trophy cases are commonplace in skating arenas. Who appears on the bulletin board? Are all participants showcased equally? Similarly, many figure skating clubs hold ...