A new wrinkle on an old concern: Are the new ethics review requirements for explicit warnings in consent forms affecting the results of sexuality research?
- GOING TO HELL IN ASIA: THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN RISK AND RELIGION IN A CROSS CULTURAL SETTING. Miller, Alan S. // Review of Religious Research;Sep2000, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p5
This paper explores the relationship between an individual's risk preference and his or her personal religiosity Miller and Hoffmann (1995) proposed that being irreligious is a form of risk-taking behavior, and further found that approximately half of the difference between male and female...
- Best (and worst) sex in the world. // Prevention;Oct2005, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p42
Presents the results of a study on the amount of time it takes for people in different countries to have sex. Assertion that those in the United Kingdom took 7.6 minutes, while people in Turkey went for 3.7 minutes.
- CORRIGENDUM. Legg, T. P.; Mylne, K. R. // Weather & Forecasting;Feb2007, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p216
In an earlier paper the authors described the use of ensemble information for the generation of early warnings of defined severe-weather events within the United Kingdom. A comprehensive verification of the system was also included in this study. However, an error was later found within the...
- 4 Tips for Coding Behavioral Symptoms (E0200). // MDS Alert;Oct2010, Vol. 8 Issue 10, pp117
The article looks at the 4 tips for coding behavioral symptoms (E0200) to determine whether the symptoms occurred and not based on an interpretation of the behavior's meaning.
- Problem Gambling in New Mexico: 1996 and 1998. Starling, Randall; Blankenship, Jason; May, Philip; Woodall, Gill // International Journal of Mental Health & Addiction;Jan2009, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p138
Included in both the 1996 and 1998 Survey of Gambling Behavior in New Mexico was a scale of individual problem gambling. To assess problems related to gambling behavior, questions were developed using the DSM-IV criteria for pathological gambling. The purpose of this paper is to describe problem...
- An Investigation of the Family Characteristics of Bullies, Victims, and Positively Behaving Adolescents. Önfer, Fulya Cenkseven; Yurtal, Filiz // Educational Sciences: Theory & Practice;Sep2008, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p821
The present study investigated the family characteristics of bullies, victims, and positively behaving adolescents. The study was conducted in three elementary schools in Adana central province with students who were attending 6th-7th, and 8th grades. A who is who form prepared by the...
- Assessment of executive functions: Review of instruments and identification of critical issues. Chan, Raymond C.K.; Shum, David; Toulopoulou, Timothea; Chen, Eric Y.H. // Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology;Mar2008, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p201
Abstract: ï¿½Executive functionsï¿½ is an umbrella term for functions such as planning, working memory, inhibition, mental flexibility, as well as the initiation and monitoring of action. The impairment of executive functions in various clinical groups is a topic of much debate, as are...
- Consider these questions from the perspective of your individual daily behaviors and activities:. // Distance Education Report;2/1/2013, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p5
The article presents a question sheet that will evaluate daily individual behaviors and activities, and assess one's level of effectiveness.
- Why do we do the things we do? Langer, Ellen J. // Psychology Today;May/Jun2002, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p76
Focuses on the examination of the factors that guide human behavior. Challenges in explaining human behavior; Information on how to control behavior; Attitude towards judging the actions of others.