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Reading Journal Articles On Cognitive Psychology

- Writing Assignment #1 Reodiger and Gallo’s excerpt entitled Reading Journal Articles in Cognitive Psychology is useful to a newcomer in the world of psychology. Psychological journals are generally aimed at experts in the field and can obviously be difficult to read for someone with only a basic understanding of the science. The format can be confusing, the graphs and tables may be difficult to read, and there is sure to be many words that aren’t in the reader’s vocabulary. However, Roediger and Gallo’s article provides a psychology rookie with the tools necessary to break down and understand a cognitive psychological research paper....   [tags: Psychology, Cognition, Cognitive psychology]

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Research Methodology For Academic Journal Articles

- Research methodologies are critical elements in research since it determines the type of finding at the end of the research. This paper critically outlines the different research approaches applied in academic journal articles. It includes; 1) a quantitative research approach which involves the collection and conversion of the data into the numerical forms to allow room for the statistical calculation and conclusion, 2) the qualitative research approach that involves recording, analyzing and even endeavoring to uncover a deeper meaning and the significance of the human experience and behavior (William & Laurence, 1989, p....   [tags: Scientific method, Research, Qualitative research]

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Reading Scientific Journal Articles On Student Laptop

- I am altogether new to the skill of reading scientific journal articles. Occasionally, I have seen an example of one, but the Fried (2006) article on student laptop use assigned last week is the first I have examined as part of a class. For the most part, it was not an extremely difficult read, as the topics explored were close enough to my base of knowledge that I could comprehend the main ideas. However, I was unfamiliar with the structure of a piece of writing such as this one, and parts of the data tables left me confused....   [tags: Science, Scientific method, Theory, Hypothesis]

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Developmental Psychology Journal Articles

- Developmental Psychology Journal Articles The five journal articles I examined were all from a journal titled Developmental Psychology, May 2000. The first journal article that I observed was "Sleep Patterns and Sleep Disruptions in School-Aged Children." This study assessed the sleep patterns, sleep disruptions, and sleepiness of school-age children. Sleep patterns of 140 children (72 boys and 68 girls; 2nd-, 4th-, and 6th-grade students) were evaluated with activity monitors (actigraphs). In addition, the children and their parents completed complementary sleep questionnaires and daily reports....   [tags: Papers]

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Involuntary Treatment of Schizophrenia Patients in Denmark

- This reflection is on the critical analysis of two journal articles which I had to complete for journal club. The journal articles I had to review were of my own choice but had to relate to the material which was covered in the Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics 3 module. There was two journal club sessions, which were held on two separate weeks with the same group. The group I was involved with had four members in total in which each of us had to discuss our article and give a critical analysis of the paper....   [tags: journal articles, critique]

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Critique of Two Journal Articles on Motivation

- Critique of Two Journal Articles on Motivation Expectancy theory is one of the most widely used motivation theory. It is first proposed by Victor Vroom Yale School of Management in 1964. This theory is well supported by many evidence, and believe that the degree how people would act in a certain way depends on the strength of an expectation that the act will be followed by a given outcome, and on the attractiveness of that outcome to the individual.(Robbins et al. 2008) Two research-based articles which used expectancy theory to examine the factors impact target object in different circumstances are compared in this critique article....   [tags: Motivation Theory Article Analysis Compare]

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Review of Two Journal Articles on Educational Leadership

- With the passage of NCLB, many school reform efforts have been initiated using top-down model in which each school leaders have been charged with initiating bold administrative changes to address the legislation. With the number of leadership theories and models, researchers have become interested in studying those to determine which might bring forth the most significant results for leading such change. Due to the lack of highly qualified administrators and the increasing demands for administrators, Bush, O’Brien & Spangler (2005) studied a program, the Southern Tier Leadership Academy, a collaborative of the New York Education Department....   [tags: Education article review, education research]

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Journal Articles Review: The Use of Electronic Medical Records in Healthcare

- The use of electronic medical records in the reviewed studies. Of the selected journal articles, four reviewed issues related to the use of an electronic device during the visit. The level of use was reviewed in two of studies which were selected because one dealt with high computer usage and the other with low usage. In the study with high utilization, the physician was observed to be using the computer upwards of 40% of the visit. The time when data entry occurred varied between the two studies....   [tags: visits, doctors, patients, EMR]

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Critique of Three Journal Articles on Substance- Abuse Prevention

- New Directions For Substance- Abuse Prevention In the article, New Directions For Substance- Abuse Prevention (2011), Anderson (2011) stated that his main purpose was to describe the problem of substance abuse among college students, discuss strategies that have already been in effect, discuss ways in which college campuses can be more effective in prevention and finally, discuss what things campus leaders should know, say and do in order to help with substance abuse prevention. The article starts of discussing the nature and significance of the substance abuse problem among college students....   [tags: article critique]

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Art Therapy in Schizophrenics: Based on Four Journal Articles

- The purpose of this paper is to examine the uses of art therapy with patients suffering from schizophrenia. It will describe new testing procedures that have just started, as well as accounts of art therapy in treatment. Very little is known about art therapy, but this is a field that has interested many and much research is now going into the field. By looking into the field we can get insight about not only how a schizophrenic differs from a non-schizophrenic, but also how art therapy can be used as a median to help the schizophrenic deal with reality and learned to live an easier life....   [tags: Psychology]

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David Walker 's Appeal On The Coloured Citizens Of The World And Articles From Weekly Freedom 's Journal Dain

- In using the texts of David Walker’s Appeal… to the Coloured Citizens of the World and articles from weekly Freedom’s Journal Dain illustrates how African Americans interpreted environmentalist theories and countered degeneration theories upon which the American Colonization Society partially based its “recommendation” that African Americans should return to Africa. Dain shows how Black writers took pride in and used the notion of Egyptian Blackness to address the popular theory of degeneration....   [tags: Race, Racism, Black people, African American]

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Scholarly Articles vs. Non-Scholarly Articles

- When I first started my writing courses, I learned about the difference between scholarly articles and non-scholarly articles. Both Articles have the same information about Alcohol. The difference between the two articles shows if the article is real as well as which quotes are from other people that relates to the articles. The two articles that I will be using are from WebMD and Journal of American College Health. Both of the articles were about the differences of college students typical drinking and celebrating drinking....   [tags: Article Analysis ]

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Journal Article Focused on Scripture Interventions

- Journal Article Focused on Scripture Interventions As a Christian counselor, we have the power of the Word on our sides, but so many of us do not understand how to properly apply scripture into the counseling relationship in an effective manner. In Interventions that Apply Scripture in Psychotherapy, Garzon (2005) attempts to accomplish the following; educate individuals on the various techniques one can use to apply scripture, and to encourage and stimulate God ordained creativity in the hopes to create new techniques and methods for applying God’s Word in the counseling relationship....   [tags: Christianity, Counseling]

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Research Articles On The And Ethical Issues

- The available or existing information on different sorts of media such as books or internet being gathered by other researchers is known as secondary data. For this purpose, the already published sources are used within the considered study and they include journal articles, newspaper articles, books, and published periodicals. The purpose of gathering secondary data is to analyse results of researchers available to overcome the limitations highlighted within the selected studies or papers. Therefore, different books, case studies, and research articles are used for the study under consideration through online databases and libraries such as EBSCOHost, Jstor, Emerald, and Google Scholar (Bha...   [tags: Marketing, Strategic management, Problem solving]

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Journal of Teacher Education Critique

- Introduction The Journal of Teacher Education has been in existence since March of 1950. According to the journals website (http://jte.sagepub.com/) it has an impact factor of 1.891 and is ranked 18 out of 184 in Education & Educational Research. The purpose of this paper is to critique issue 64 volume 3 of 2011. This paper is organized so that description of information is presented about the authors, institutions and topics of each paper, then a synthesis of the teacher education articles, and finally implications for the field of teacher education. Description This journal issue included seven total articles; four were research articles, two were literature reviews and one was an edito...   [tags: Education, teaching]

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Critical Analysis of Research Articles

- This work will discuss a critical analysis of two articles that will be used within my research proposal. As requested, I will look at two articles that will represent the following: both articles require two distinct research disciplines of qualitative and quantitative methods; also, articles must represent two paradigmatic assumptions; the articles chosen fall into quantitative & post-positivistic, and qualitative & constructivist methods and paradigms; each article will be analyzed to review the Methodology of Critical Analysis; Research Questions; Use of Theory or Other Frameworks; Definitions, Limitations & Significance; Methods and Procedures; Quality & Rigor; Researcher & Positionali...   [tags: Postivist Inquiry, Educational System]

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Comparing Two Articles on Abortion

- The two articles were selected under the same subject “abortion” which is summarized together. The first article summarized on “Women No More Likely to Seek Mental Health Care after an Abortion than before, study finds” taken from popular medical online news, Medical News Today. Second article summarized on “Increased MMA concentration and body mass index are associated with spontaneous Abortion in Brazilian women: A pilot study” by Elvira M.Guerra-Shinohara, Perla M. Pereira, Ananka M. Kubota, Thaiomara A....   [tags: compare, contrast]

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Research Article Critique: The Professional Adjunct The Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration

- The Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration (ojdla) is a peer-reviewed journal which publishes articles from practitioners or researchers “with specific focus or implications for the management of distance education programs” (ojdla, 2009, Mission section). The need to recruit, train, and retain qualified online instructors is a concern for administrators of distance learning programs. This research article critique focuses on Bedford’s (2009) ojdla article which presented her research into a new trend she identified in online instruction: the emergence of the full-time professional adjunct....   [tags: Article Review]

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Journal Review of Tourism Management

- Journal Review of Tourism Management Editors and their Backgrounds Tourism Management: Editor: Chris Ryan, Department of tourism Management, University of Waikato, Management School, New Zealand Associate Editor: Stephen Page, Scottish Enterprise Forth Valley Chair in Tourism, Department of Marketing, University of Stirling, Scotland North American Editor: Alastair Morri...   [tags: Article Magazine Review Analysis]

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Popular News Publication and Academic Journal

- Academic journal is a periodical devoted to disseminating original research and commentary on current developments in a specific discipline, sub discipline, or field of study usually published in quarterly, bimonthly, or monthly issues sold by subscription (Reitz, 2007). Popular new publication are contrary from the academic journal even it also is one type of serials but it cover on current news or stories which written by the journalist or not an expert in that particular field with the purpose of give information about certain subject or issues....   [tags: compare, contrast]

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Journal article

- Journal article Using an academic search engine (Staffordshire university website), a link was found to www.sro.org, which contained many psychology journals on the topic of sleep and dreaming. Many journal articles were found, though the selected journal was ‘Slow wave & REM sleep mentation’ (Cicogna, Natale, Occhionero, Bosinelli 2000), previously used as assessment for the Internet journal assignment. Identifying hypothesis (10) The title is clear and straight to the point, highlighting the essential elements of the study....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Peter Burkholder 's Academic Journal Article And Developed With A Social Approach

- Peter Burkholder 's academic journal article is written and developed with a social approach. Burkholder 's article formulates connections between social aspects of the present generation with the medieval era through examples such as the 1995 film Braveheart and various video games that portray medieval battles. His analysis of the stereotypes society has of medieval warfare connects with a wider audience beyond the academic community since it incorporates examples of popular culture thus making the article more relatable to the reader....   [tags: Middle Ages, Crusades, Writing, First Crusade]

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A Trek Through the Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy: 2005-2009

- Scope and Slant The scope of JAAL is mostly focused on helping educators promote and improve literacy inside and outside of school. Literacy includes reading and writing, which would explain why JAAL contains articles about both components of literacy—although they are more focused on reading than writing. There are definite patterns, such as digital literacy, multicultural education, and student-centered learning. The patterns arise from “hot topics” in literacy education. JAAL seems to publish articles that are connected to those topics in which educators and the public have interest....   [tags: education, classroom, material]

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Comparing Two Articles on Architecture

- In the history of architecture there often was a discrepancy between what the architect wants to design and what the client wants to have. In fact, sometimes an architect will do a great design and acquire awards for his design but maybe the client or user have an aversion to it. Stater (2002) and Misra (2002) argue this issue in a distinct way. In the article " it is just not Cricket", Stater (2002) explain the relationships between the architect and clients in different cases and gives two building as examples....   [tags: Article Summary]

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The Inverted Pyramid And The Wall Street Journal Formula

- Throughout the semester, Journalism has taught me various techniques in which have benefitted my writing as a whole. These techniques have taught me how to shape my papers/articles in a more organized manner while managing to state all of my points/ opinions on the certain topics I’m talking about. On top of that, learning how to structure my writing properly has changed my writing for the better. From learning so many techniques, it made me look at the way news is announced differently as well....   [tags: Writing, Writing process, Journalism, Learning]

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Journal Storage by Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

- Journal Storage is a digital library created by Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in 1995, which is well known as JSTOR. The home page of JSTOR is www.jstor.org. The main language is English, it includes contents in other languages as well. The owner of JSTOR is now ITHAKA, which is a nonprofit organization founded in 2003 that has a mission of incubating promising new projects that support the use of technology for the benefit of higher education. It is built to contain digitized academic journals. It now also includes books and primary sources, and current issues of journals....   [tags: digital libraries]

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Review of Literacy Articles

- I have chosen two articles that discuss the reading habit, but in a different context, one of academic articles and the other is a popular article. The title for academic article is “Understands the reading habits of children in Singapore”. This article is written by Shaheen Majid and Venus Tan from Nanyang Technological University. It published in Journal of Education Media and Library Sciences in 2007. The title for popular article is “Pleasurable pursuit”. This article is written by John Doraisamy and it’s taken from The Star Online....   [tags: Article Review]

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Music Business Journal Analysis

- Music Business Journal Analysis The Music Business Journal is an online journal based in the United Kingdom. The two editors, JoJo Gould and Jonathan Little, are both lecturers, researchers, and writers in the music industry. When they saw that the music industry was underdeveloped in academic terms, the two founded the Music Business Journal to “facilitate the sharing of information and knowledge across a range of music industry activities.” Consultants for the journal come from a wide array of expertise and from all over the world....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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The Cpa Journal : Professional Journal Aimed At Public Practitioners, Educators, And Other Accounting Professionals

- The CPA Journal is a broadly recognized professional journal aimed at public practitioners, management, educators, and other accounting professionals. The New York State Society of CPAs has published the journal on a monthly basis since the 1930s. The journal takes a focused and in-depth look at issues affecting the financial world and provides analysis, perspective, and debate on such major topics as accounting, auditing, taxation, finance, management, technology, and professional ethics. Their stated goal is to provide CPAs and other accounting professionals with the information and news that enables them to be successful in today 's practice environments....   [tags: Accountant, Certified Public Accountant]

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Getting Your Body Back with a Physical Therapists

- With the help of physical therapists, people are able to get their body back. They construct elasticity, muscle, and life back into their patients. Their goals are to terminate people’s pain, help with range of motion, and give them their sense of confidence back. The meaning of physical therapy is a profession in the medical field that deals with helping individuals preserve, repair, and improve movement. However, physical therapy is not only limited to one type of personnel. There are many different specialties of physical therapy one can study....   [tags: journal, patients, pain]

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I 've Learned A Journal Article

- This semester has been a rough semester of my first semester of my sophomore year of college but, I’ve learned a lot throughout this semester that will help in my future classes and not just English. I’ve learned how to effectively read a journal article, navigate around the library and the resources on the library website, read and analyze a book, and how to manage my time wisely. Learning these things will make me a better writer and they will teach me how to utilize all of my resources when I have to get something done....   [tags: Writing, Education, Learning, Better]

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Comparing Scholarly Articles and Internet Resources

- Comparing Scholarly Articles and Internet Resources Advances in technology, computer systems and internet enabled nursing professionals to access medical and nursing databases and health information for practice, education and research. The quantity of information available is so extensive that it is almost impossible to keep abreast of them. There are several kinds of articles available in computer databases, scholarly journals and published from various government and private organizations. Each of them serves different purposes and intended for a variety of audiences, from scholars to general population....   [tags: Article Review]

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Wikipedia: An Edited Yet Useful Encyclopedia

- People make mistakes. Whether it was Edison’s invention of the light bulb, or Einstein’s discovery of the photoelectric effect, or even Alexander Graham Bell’s invention of the telephone, each man had difficulties and made errors. Therefore, we can conclude that such inventions can contain some type of error or inaccuracy. For the past decade, two such “pedias” have been arguing about their accuracy, reliability, and facilitation. Even though it contains error by allowing common people to edit it, Wikipedia is a more helpful and a more comprehensive source of information because it allows for a quick, easy access to a wide variety of information in an efficient and simple way. As a result o...   [tags: critics, references, articles]

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Comparing Two Articles on Sleep Deprivation

- Compare/Contrast Two Articles on Sleep Deprivation   Many times people think they can accomplish more if they could eliminate so much sleeping time.  However, they are only hurting their productivity if they lose sleep.  Two articles deal with the issue of sleep deprivation.  The College Student Journal published an article about the grade-point average of college students and sleep length, while U.S. News & World Report produced an article dealing with the lack of sleep in America and its effects on performance.  The articles gave different types of results from different kinds of data with different degrees of definiteness.  In spite of their differences, both articles showed th...   [tags: comparison compare contrast essays]

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Writing Of Writing For A Nursing Journal

- I cannot say that I have thought about writing for a nursing journal; however, I have thought about writing short stories and I have done that a time or two. The style of writing that interests me the most is creative, because I can make the world anyway I want it to be. Although I have never thought of medical writing in the past, it is not completely out of the question. The more I learn about writing, the more I like it. I am certain it would take many hours for me to construct something that someone else would be interested in reading, and I think if given enough time that I could conquer the task....   [tags: Thought, Mind, Writing, Psychology]

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The American Bar Association Journal

- Introduction: The American Bar Association Journal published an article titled Judge admits sex with witness in chambers, but says it didn 't affect his decision-making by Martha Neil. Wade McCree is a judge from Michigan who is facing an ethics complaint involving charges of a false report of a felony, making misrepresentations to the commission, and engaging in improper bench conduct and demeanor. Results: A complaint filed by the Judicial Tenure Commissions included the claim that Judge McCree had had sex in chambers with a witness in a child-support case he was hearing....   [tags: Human sexuality, Human sexual behavior]

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Conclusion to Content Analysis Assignment

- After having gone through the process of completing a content analysis assignment, there are a number of things I have learned throughout the experience. First, I discovered that it can be difficult in some instances to find the correct documents (in this case newspaper articles) needed to complete the content analysis procedure. Even though we as a class were given specific directions on how and where to find the desired articles, I still had difficulty gaining access to news articles from The Wall Street Journal due to the need for a subscription....   [tags: Washington Post, Wall Street Journal article]

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The Elements Of Generic Integrity And Discursive Process Of Genre

- The elements of generic Integrity and discursive process of genre is represented through the overall structuring of the scientific journal articles. The structure of scientific journal articles follows the same format and provides the organization of the genre aiming to consistently illustrating a common purpose, which is to inform and explain scientific findings. Scientific journal articles are divided into distinct sections, with each section reporting a specific type of information. The structure of the articles that are being analyzed are comprised of these sections: Title, Abstract, Introduction, Methods, Results, Discussion, Acknowledgments, and References....   [tags: Scientific method, Science, Scientific journal]

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A Comparison of Two Methods Used to Rank Business Articles

- The ranking of journals plays a major role in the overall ranking of colleges and universities; it is important to ensure the articles in those journals are being ranked fairly and accurately. Business articles are ranked by editorial board members of universities using various types of methods; this research will cover citation analysis and acceptance rates. The purpose of this research is to expand the knowledge of UHV’s business school students and faculty over the rankings of articles for business journals....   [tags: acceptance rate, citation, business journals]

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Wall Street Journal Insights

- Wall Street Journal Insights Cobra Kai* This paper serves to identify and glean information from relevant areas of inquiry through desk research for designing a future marketing campaign. The overarching theme is the Wall Street Journal brand, top competitors, and millennial readership but also shows insight into legality, digital media, and exploring cultural memes. The Brand: Trust VS Innovation The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) operates under Dow Jones, which was acquired by News Corp. News Corp is a media conglomerate owned by Rupert Murdoch since 2007....   [tags: marketing, social media, competition]

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My Favorite Part Of The Website

- All of us document our lives; whether it be through pictures, diaries, videos or artwork, they are all symbolic to us. We document the present, so we don’t forget what life was like at that moment. Dan Eldon is an example of a professional who documented his journey throughout his life. He could see things others couldn’t, it was his gift. His journals were always adventurous, clever and thought provoking. He experienced life on the road, rather than reading about it from a textbook. He traveled to more than 40 countries; learning, photographing and raising money for those in need....   [tags: Photography, Image, Journal, Kurt Cobain]

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Differences between Popular News Publication and Academic Journal

- Information can be manipulated in the variety forms. The information format in both popular news publication (Article A) and in an academic journal (Article B) is slightly differs, but in term of its information content, it has several similarities even its come from different authors’ background. Article A also known as popular magazine and usually it include recreational, news and opinion magazines. Recreational magazines are written for general entertainment. Example of recreational magazine is The Malaysian Women’s Weekly....   [tags: Article Analysis ]

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Measuring the Quality of Electronic Journals in University Library: Based on Five Year Impact Factor Data in the Journal Citation Reports

- 2.0 Literature Review Using of high quality electronic journals is a necessity in the academic and scholarly world. This section summarizes the evolution of printed journal up to present electronic journals along with discussions of high quality electronic journals usage and the availability of high impact factor journals. All information collects for this study consists from variety sources which comprise of electronic journals, search engines, online database, and books. Literature reviews are useful for synthesizing what has been done so far, and for identifying what needs to be done....   [tags: Journalism ]

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Examining Adolescent Thought and Actions in the Journal Entitled Adolescence

- Examining Adolescent Thought and Actions in the Journal Entitled Adolescence From peer pressure to alcohol and drug problems adolescents face many difficult decisions in today's world. Adolescent psychologists study these problems and the way that adolescents react to them. The reason why they are studied is so that people can have an insight in to the mind of an adolescent. Many of the psychologists use the knowledge that is gained, from their research, to write research papers and books. Many of these books and research papers are submitted to different psychological journals....   [tags: Adolescent Behavior]

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The Articles Of Confederation And The Constitution Of The United States

- The Articles of Confederation was ratified in 1871 and considered to be the first Constitution of the United States. The goal of the Articles of Confederation was to ensure each states maintains its independence, sovereignty, and freedom. The Articles were ratified by all 13 states. (Daniel, P.14, 2010) The Confederation Congress called for a convention to meet in 1787 to be held in Philadelphia. The nature of the convention was to revise the articles of Confederation. The Confederation congress wanted the Constitution to be changed in a way that would render the federal Constitution adequate to the exigencies of government and the preservation of the Union....   [tags: United States, United States Constitution]

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Popular News Publication and Academic Journal

- Information can be manipulated in the variety forms. The information format in both popular news publication and in an academic journal is slightly differs, but in term of its information content, it has several similarities even its come from different authors’ background. Popular news publication or also known as popular magazine, include recreational, news and opinion magazines. Recreational magazines are written for general entertainment. Example of recreational magazine is The Malaysian Women’s Weekly....   [tags: compare, contrast, comparison, journalism]

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Reflective Report of How the Idea for This Book Cover Came About

- INTRODUCTION This is a reflective report of how the idea for this book cover emerged. It became a thing of real interest after going through some eBooks, to be able to design a book cover that pictured information to the reader. With information from online resources including eBooks and articles, the ambition on the theme of the book cover design was equipped. THEME The theme for the book cover is titled “Jerome’s Journal”; this instantly became a book cover idea when I got this coursework because Jerome had a journal which he treated like he was writing a book but he never really thought about a cover for it....   [tags: Jerome's Journal]

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The Education Value of Cloud Computing

- ... Maintaining an interconnected technology system in a school under limited budgeting will also create an unstable technology environment where server malfunctions, software corruption, outdated devices, etc are a big cause of concern that could break the system. Cloud based services cover these concerns by creating enormous protected server farms that can store, manage, and allow access to user data without cause for catastrophic system issues. Consumers using cloud services vote with their use....   [tags: journal article analysis]

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The Importance Of Knowing The Difference Between Scholarly And Popular Articles

- The importance of knowing the difference between scholarly and popular articles is crucial in writing. Popular articles would be magazines, big name newsletters that cover multiple different elements into whatever detail they choose. These are usually brief passages showing the knowledge of one individual on a topic. Scholarly articles are usually very dry, but they have every single bit of information you could want to know on one certain topic. This is where many professors and researchers will post their work and collaborate with others in their field....   [tags: Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor]

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A Rhetorical Analysis of Article in Medical Journal

- Family Psychoeducation for Schizophrenia has previously been supported in treatment recommendations and guidelines for best practise in hospitals. In their review of 15 new studies in the area, Lisa Dixon M.D (University of Maryland), Curtis Adams M.D (University of Maryland) and Alicia Luckstead M.D (University of Maryland) reinforce support for family psychoeducation for schizophrenia. The review “Update on Family Psychoeducation for Schizophrenia” aims to persuade the readership of the effectiveness of family psychoeducation and its remaining relevance....   [tags: Literary Analysis]

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Reflective Journal - A Nurse's Duty in the Surgical Ward

- PART C: REFLECTIVE JOURNAL AND EVALUATION OF CLINICAL EXPERIENCE Aseptic Technique Although the importance of aseptic technique has been continually reiterated, I have realised its substantial role in the perioperative environment. Aseptic technique refers to the practice of creating and maintaining a sterile environment used for sterile procedures (Laws, 2010a). This is incredibly important as repetitive minor breaches of the sterile environment is one of the major factors increasing the risk of surgical site infection (Harrop et al., 2012)....   [tags: operation, clinic, recovery ]

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Religion Journal Analysis

- The Journal of Biblical Literature Volume 91, Number 3 of the year September 1972 addresses the issue of mistranslation and misunderstandings of particular words within the bible. This volume contains four articles written by four different scholars with varying educational backgrounds. The first article titled, In the "Image" and "Likeness" of God, written by J. Maxwell Miller, expounds on the inter-changeable words "image" and "likeness" found throughout three separate versus in the book of Genesis....   [tags: Religion]

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Racial Violence : The Los Angeles Sentinel And The Wall Street Journal

- In the wake of the 1992 Riots, the Los Angeles Sentinel and the Wall Street Journal both jumped to politicize the riots, assigning blame, responsibility and power to certain groups and individuals. However that is where the similarities end because the Wall Street Journal tends to steer responsibility away from the Republican government and towards the black communities and leaders associated with the violence. This appears to have been the dominant discourse of the time, seeking to diagnose problems within specific racial communities instead of the country’s institutional structure....   [tags: African American, Black people, Race]

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Critical Review of The Journal International Online Marketing of Foods to US Consumers

- The journal International online marketing of foods to US consumers by Gregory White (1997), interested me because I want further my knowledge on the subject. I hope to study online marketing more in depth, as it is what I hope to develop into a career. It will hopefully help my research, as this topic is very similar to what I am going to write my dissertation on. The journal looks at the increase in Internet shopping and the effect that this has had on the way that consumers shop for groceries....   [tags: buying food, online shopping, gregory white]

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Aanalysis of The Functions Employed by Iranian Researchers in Their Research Articles in The Field of Applied Llinguistics

- In today’s academic world, building a proper authorial identity by means of authorial identity ‎markers is vital to project an image of competence and reliability in research articles (RAs), ‎and to highlight the relevance of one’s contributions. Therefore, writers strive for different ‎linguistic or paralinguistic options to depict themselves in their writings. However, authors’ ‎identity and the discourse functions they adopt to represent themselves in RAs have not ‎received adequate attention, specifically, in soft sciences....   [tags: authorial identity, writing, self-promotion]

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Journal Critique: The Good Wife's Guide

- Life in the fifties, we can say, is different than what life has turned into today. Most couples got married in their early twenties, had children and “lived happily ever after”. The men went out and worked (the instrumental role), their salary usually covered the household expenses. The women stayed home (the expressive role), raised the children and took care of the house. Life was very simple. As time went on, the roles of the household began to shift with more and more women were entering the workforce....   [tags: Article Review]

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Three Types of Cyber War in Small Wars Journal by David Hollis

- ... An E-mails of Georgian politicians were targets of the attack. This is one more coincidence with Estonian case, where comment and an email spam constituted a notable load on both private and governmental web pages and e-mails Methods used by Russian hackers indicate that they have developed detailed plan of campaign against Georgian internet space before the beginning of the conflict .Also attackers created new web pages which one more time proves their preparation for the attack. Supposedly Russian cyber attack was conducted by hackers it is even possible that they were civil citizens....   [tags: criminal law, russian-georgian conflict]

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Why School Nurses And How They Impact Student 's Mental Health

- According to the Mental Health and Academic Achievement: Role of School Nurses, school nurses incorporate their skills in mental health throughout everyday communications with students. They have the intelligence and competence to acknowledge students battles regarding mental health needs (Puskar & Bernardo, 2007). The focus of this paper surrounds the importance of school nurses and how they impact student’s mental health. Although mental health is so prevalent in today’s society, people are continually blind and ignorant to the matter....   [tags: Nursing, Medicine, Health care, Academic journal]

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An Argument On Legal Relations

- Argument Outline In Contract Law, presumptions can become vague, misunderstood, misinterpreted and when used inappropriately can lead to ineffective judgments. To combat this and improve the process used to determine intention to create legal relations, The High Court of Australia has effectively re-characterised the role of presumptions, which has positively impacted other courts in the hierarchy. This began through the judgement made in Ermogenous v Greek Orthodox Community which positively changed the way judges dealt with both Contractual Presumptions and the Intention to create legal relations....   [tags: Law, Common law, Yale Law Journal, Contract]

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Christian Missionaries Oppose Removal And Extract From Rev Samuel Marsden 's First New Zealand Journal

- In the primary documents, “Christian Missionaries Oppose Removal, 1830”, an excerpt from ‘The Missionary Herald’, and “Extract from Rev Samuel Marsden’s First New Zealand Journal, 1814-1815”, they both reveal the views of ‘race’ in the early nineteenth century USA and Aotearoa New Zealand. ‘Race’ in those times were hierarchal and that the ‘white race’, or the Europeans were obviously more superior than any other ‘race’. The primary documents, Christian Missionaries Oppose Removal and Extract from Rev Samuel Marsden’s First New Zealand Journal, are both evidently written through a white lense....   [tags: Native Americans in the United States, Cherokee]

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Compare and Contrast 2 Great Newspapers - New York Times and Wall Street Journal

- ... The few stories that both shared included how the snow in Atlanta, Georgia stranded cars and people out on the roads and within stores, and the move by Google to sell the Motorola Mobility company it owned to China's Lenovo. One slight similarity can also be made by the political coverage, though not much in the WSJ and different stories to the NYT, the presence itself provides a link. Difference emerged in the WSJ cover having more about money such as the stocks and trading policy, whereas the NYT placed more social related stories such as childhood obesity and the attack in Syria....   [tags: cover stories, topics, headlines]

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ISO 9000 between year 2004- 2014

- Contents 1.1 Graph of number journal related to ISO 9000 between year 2004 - 2014 1 2.0 Certification of ISO 9000 4 3.0 Journal review 6 4.0 Conclussion 9 References 1.1 Graph of number journal related to ISO 9000 between year 2004- 2014 The graph shows the number of studies related to ISO 9000 between the years 2004-2014. Total were collected randomly from a samples of related journal accessible from e- resources by library Sultanah Bahiyah. Based on the result, year 2004 and 2006 recorded the highest number of studies related to ISO 9000 which is a 4 each years....   [tags: Journals, Articles, Studies, Certification ISO]

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Journal On Rapoport

- Human had a long history of showing their will to shape, control their surrounding and understanding the natural world. Thus, it is no surprise that mankind had gone this far in advanced technology. By improving our science and technology, we are able to understand and research the world. This will allow mankind to create more stability thus avoiding some of the effects from great fluctuations of nature forces explore the truth of myths. With this theme in mind, I find it to be a very common characteristic among the three articles by: Rapoport (Australian Aborigines And The Definition Of Place), Hertzberger (Lessons For Student In Architecture) and, Deyner (African Traditional Architecture)...   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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A Review of Three Articles on Domestic Violence

- One of the most overlooked forms of violence in today’s society is domestic violence. Domestic violence is most likely to occur behind closed doors, which is one of the main reasons why domestic violence is not given that much attention. In most cases domestic violence is the silent, ugly side of dating and people do not like to talk about it. Due to the fact that domestic violence is becoming more common over the years warrants more and more research to help with the ongoing problem. Why do men in the United States resort to domestic violence....   [tags: Violence Against Women Essays]

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Critique of an article from the Journal of Applied Physiology

- Critique of an article from the Journal of Applied Physiology "Effect of different protocols of caffeine intake on metabolism and endurance performance" Introduction In 2002, a group of Australian researchers published a paper entitled the "Effect of different protocols of caffeine intake on metabolism and endurance performance". Caffeine use during sporting events has become much more popular and has widely studied. The purpose of the research was to examine the work increasing (ergogenic) effects of differing regiments of caffeine on metabolism and performance while simulating the typical nutritional preparation an athlete would do for a race....   [tags: Physiology Journal Article Critique]

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Critical Appraisal of Qualitative Journal Article

- Introduction Everyone possess critical thinking skills but when it comes to criticize a journal article it can be difficult for the first time, one of the best ways to develop critical thinking and reading skills is to use some strategies when reading and evaluating a research study (Wood & Haber,1998). The following essay it is going to focus in a critique of a qualitative journal article by giving its strengths and weakness, critical appraisal it is going to be done with support from different references and frameworks relevant to a qualitative study....   [tags: Article Review, Analysis, Informative]

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The Articles of Confederation

- A few hundred years ago, the United States first Constitution, the Articles of Confederation, was created. This Constitution created a weak central government in order to give the people the rights that they deserve. This plan of government, however, proved to be too weak and it could not control the people or pay the debts that the country had acquired from the Revolutionary War. One of the many problems of the Articles of Confederation was that it had no power to collect taxes(wikipedia.org)....   [tags: articles of confederation, central government]

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Identity Journal: Personal and Social Identity

- Each week I have been writing in my identity journal and each time it seem to help answer the question of how do I identify who I am. In are world we identity are self in two ways who we really are and who we what other to believe we are. This is us wearing a mask. In week five and six we had to write our entry was a creative piece—a short story, poem, drawing, or other creative form explore issues of identity. This was for me a poem and a drawing that went with my drawing on how we all wear mask....   [tags: Journal, identity, ]

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Steak and E- Love

- “Steak and E- Love” I take the heels off my aching feet and remove my eyeliner; sometimes I wonder why I ever take this job. Even though I have a place in Manhattan Park Apartments with a great view of the city and of course my Persian cat, Delta, writing a weekly article for the NY Times can be trying and hectic, especially when you are writing on some pretty controversial stuff. I'm mean, I'm talking about everything from violence in the media to this week's "E- Love", about singles finding love through Websites online....   [tags: Journalism Journal Essays]

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The Articles Of Confederation And An Effective Government

- To say that the Articles of Confederation provided the United States of America with an effective government would be quite an over exaggeration. For most people in modern day, an effective government would be one that can govern mass numbers of people and still be politically correct in overruling decisions on matters while keeping the law in mind, yet keeping the benefit of common good front and center. But, the Articles of Confederation were not written in the present day, so these ideals of a competent government were not quite applicable....   [tags: United States, Articles of Confederation]

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The Articles of Confederation and the US Constitution

- After the Revolutionary War, the newly formed United States still had a major task ahead of them. They had to form a new government that would satisfy the demands of the people and ensure the success of their nation. The Articles of Confederation was the first system of government that was proposed and put into effect. This attempt at creating a system that protected the people form a strong central government ultimately failed but was an important step in the development of the current government system....   [tags: revolutionary war, failure of the articles]

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The Articles Of Confederation Was The First Draft

- The Articles of Confederation was the first written constitution drafted in 1777 and ratified four years later. This was basically a first draft for the United State’s Constitution because it proved to have may flaws and mistakes that cold be corrected. The point of these Articles was to guide the United States and and ease the people that freedom and liberty would remain the same. These Articles basically ensured the states that they would get all the freedom that they can possibly get. States had too much power in certain things and this meant that there was a weak national government in the United States....   [tags: United States, Articles of Confederation]

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The Articles Of Confederation Was An Excessive Achievement For The American People

- Breaking away from the control of the British Empire was an excessive achievement for the American people. It meant that the colonies were an independent country and were free to do what they wanted. But what did they want. Before their independence, the British government was very cruel to the colonies by overtaxing on practically everything and draining the resources of the colonies with no regard on how it would impact the colonists. However, without the government controlling their daily lives, it was time for a change....   [tags: Articles of Confederation]

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Factual Information and Opinions in One Article

- The social context of the article is the way our genes program us, specifically, how one gene can have the ability to affect whether we are slim or fat. The latter is also directly related to health problems that can be acquired when obese, such as diabetes and heart disease. The article was found in the science section of The Guardian, so the likely audience of this article would have been people interested in scientific research about genetics, academics and everyone in between, as the article speaks of an issue that affects the general population....   [tags: articles, ]

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International Journal of Education and Bilingualism

- ... In order to select which group or faction of the population they would like to choose they selected a sample from the general population that had stayed within a second language community for longer than a period of 6 months and had tried to speak the second language on a daily basis. The participants chosen for the study, however, comprised of 102 individuals with a larger majority of females as opposed to males. The age range had been set between the ranges of 17 to 58 years with varying degrees of educational achievements....   [tags: article, personality, emotional intelligence]

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Personal Journal: Pregancy, Childbirth, and Childhood

- When thinking about having a baby, I have to consider the financial, physical, and emotional/cognitive effects it will have on me, my partner, and my family. • I am an elementary school teacher and my husband is a golf pro manager for Troon Golf Course Management Company. We presently live in the United States. Together, we make enough money to live a little more than comfortably. However, we have been saving for a new addition to our family for 2 years now. Taking into consideration that we have many friends and an extended family, it is safe to assume that we will have a fair boost in baby supplies from our shower....   [tags: Journal]

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Question: A Critical Review of Lindholm, K. J. & Padilla, A. M. (1977). Language Mixing in Bilingual Children. Journal Child Laguage 5 327-335.

- Nowadays, knowing more than one language is important not only just with communication in a multi-culture society like Australia but it also contribute in individual career. Therefore, children are born ready to become bilingual and language learner. Bilingual, according to Kessler (1997) is defined as “the alternate use or more language within the same individual” (p.17). Young children who are acquiring two languages simultaneously from birth appear to mix language at the word level, utterance level and across in small conversation level....   [tags: Language ]

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The Organization of the Constitution vs. the Articles of Confederation

- The Constitution is a very well organized and well thought out document that holds strong bases for the future of America, unlike the Articles of Confederation. The constitution is ultimately more detailed and intricate, giving a less questionable guideline to any future problems which may come to rise. For example, the Articles of Confederation gives us Congress, unicameral. The Constitution gives us Congress, and divides it into the Senate and the House of Representatives, becoming bicameral and more balanced in power....   [tags: Constitution, USA, congress, Articles of Confedera]

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Analysis Of The Article ' The Wall Street Journal '

- The Arguments The Wall Street Journal posted an article in October 2014 showing the two opposing opinions regarding employer monitoring of social networking. Nancy Flynn, the founder and executive director of the ePolicy Institute, held the stance that, “Keeping an eye on employees helps companies protect themselves.” In her opinion, “Management has a right and responsibility to monitor how employees are using social media at all times.” Flynn argues that organizations must be proactive in their approach to social networking....   [tags: Employment, Privacy, Security, Law]

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Journal of Accountancy Article: Ethics and Restatements

- In an article by the Journal of Accountancy, the definition for restatement is given as “revising previously issued financial statement to correct an error (Hall & Aldridge, 2007)”. Restatements occur when a company must adjust previously issued financial statements to correct an error as opposed to completing a Form 8-K filing; this avoids all periods and amendments from needing change. As a result, the applicable annual financial statements would reference the restatement based upon the practicing auditors' opinion and SEC requirement....   [tags: final statement, correcting an error]

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