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The effect of competition on the sportsmanship of college women
The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between the sportsmanship measure scores and the amount of athletic competition in which the subjects participated. The subjects used were 251 college women ...
Upper Mississippi River Improvement Association
The utilization of Whitney Rapids : from sawmill to paper company, 1831-1908
The primary purpose of this work is to determine why the Nekoosa Paper Company was established at Nekoosa and to trace its history and development. To adequately cover the topic, it is necessary to follow the utilization ...
Survey of recreational book reading by fifth through eighth grade pupils in Lutheran elementary schools of the Western Wisconsin Teachers' Conference
Statement of problem: Lutheran elementary school teachers as well as other elementary teachers need to be interested in the recreational book reading of their pupils. Beneficial guidance of the pupils in recreational ...
Effect of skill and personality on activity choice
This was a two phase, experimental study conducted at Westby, Wisconsin high school. The first phase was designed to test the hypothesis that there exists a relationship between a person's skill in an activity and his ...
Negro abolitionist literature of the ante-bellum period
Negro literature in the ante-bellum period had as its main goals promoting emancipation of the slaves and protesting disenfranchisement of the free Negroes. To achieve these goals, it was necessary to disprove the widely-held ...
Study of the effectiveness of three racing starts in swimming
This research was designed to compare the effectiveness of three methods of performing the racing "start" in competitive swimming. The three "starts" are: (1) "arms back" (2) "arms down" and (3) "arms front." The subjects ...
Cyrus Ballou Comstock: the war years
Cyrus Ballou Comstock: The War Years deals with an engineering general during the Civil War. It is the author's contention that Cyrus Comstock played a significant role in the ultimate Union victory in 1865. During the ...
Critical analysis of several religious, social, and sanitary reform writings of the Reverend Charles Kingsley
It is the purpose of this study to analyze a number of the major works of the Reverend Charles Kingsley in relation to the religious, social, and sanitary reform efforts carried on by Kingsley from the pulpit, parsonage, ...