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Jahan, Saulat; Al-Saigul, Abdullah Mohammed; Alharbi, Ali Mousa – Health Education Journal, 2021
Objective: To evaluate the health education infographics posted on Twitter accounts by major health care institutions in Saudi Arabia. Method: Cross-sectional review of health education infographics using a semi-structured evaluation form. The scoring rubric included 10 criteria grouped under 4 main headings: (1) usefulness, (2) legibility, (3)…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Health Education, Social Media, Information Dissemination
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Al-Sayyed, Sa'ida Walid – Arab World English Journal, 2021
This study explores to what extent a personal name has a causal relationship with its usage. Data were collected by means of a survey in which demographic data were elicited from the participants. Furthermore, the participants, whose ages were above 18 years, were asked to write their first names and reasons behind being given such names. The…
Descriptors: Attribution Theory, Naming, Social Media, Social Networks
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Vigo-Arrazola, Begoña; Dieste-Gracia, Belén – Ethnography and Education, 2020
This article focuses on the relevance that aesthetic practices play extending parental involvement and influence in school contexts in Spain. One rural, one urban and one peri-urban school have been included in the research. Participant observation and interviews were the main means of data production. In the results all the different schools…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Parent Participation, Parent School Relationship, Context Effect
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Murray, Michelle M.; Allen, Katherine R. – American Journal of Sexuality Education, 2020
Societal perspectives on male circumcision and its implications are not well understood. In this exploratory qualitative study, participants (N = 34, 7 male, 27 female) enrolled in a human sexuality course were asked to share their perspectives on male circumcision through the development of a written response to open-ended questions. Written…
Descriptors: Males, Surgery, Human Body, Student Attitudes
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Mahmoud, Mahmoud Abdulai; Oppong, Elizabeth; Twimasie, Daniel; Husseini, Mohammed Muniru; Kastner, Adelaide Naa Amerley; Oppong, Moses – Journal of Marketing for Higher Education, 2020
This study seeks to examine the influence of the cultural elements on international students' country choice. It also examines whether individual values moderate the influence of cultural elements on the country choice of international students. Drawing upon a sample size of 223, the data was analysed using structural equation modelling technique.…
Descriptors: Standards, Foreign Students, Student Attitudes, Decision Making
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Ho, Ka Lee Carrie – Journal of Early Childhood Research, 2020
The following study reflects and explores the dynamics of aesthetic experiences within drama improvisations. This arts-based research was carried out in Hong Kong with six Cantonese children who were aged 3-5 years. Data were collected from the video transcripts of five workshops and the researcher's own research journal. Two significant milieus…
Descriptors: Drama, Creative Activities, Aesthetics, Young Children
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Keenan, Harper; Hot Mess, Lil Miss – Curriculum Inquiry, 2020
In recent years, a programme for young children called Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) has risen to simultaneous popularity and controversy. This article, written collaboratively by an education scholar and a drag queen involved in organizing DQSH, contextualizes the programme within the landscape of gender in education as well as within the world of…
Descriptors: Gender Issues, LGBTQ People, Early Childhood Education, Play
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Schupp, Karen – Journal of Dance Education, 2019
In the United States dance competition culture and commercial dance are both highly visible. Although connections between the two distinct dance worlds are implicitly present, they remain largely unexamined. To begin a conversation about how commercial dance and dance competition culture relate and their influence on dance education, this article…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Dance, Competition, Aesthetics
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Messerli, Thomas C. – Multilingua: Journal of Cross-Cultural and Interlanguage Communication, 2019
This theoretical paper adopts the point of view of the audience of subtitled films and outlines a theory of subtitles as communicative agents within the participation structures of film reception. Based on examples from three Swiss fiction films -- "Heidi" (2015), "Heimatland" (2015) and "Der Goalie bin ig" (2014) --…
Descriptors: Audiences, Films, Translation, Layout (Publications)
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Heiland, Teresa; Megill, Beth – Journal of Dance Education, 2019
This article focuses on the development of a theoretical framework for jazz dance in which researchers hypothesized how motif notation concepts from Laban Movement Analysis (LMA) and Language of Dance® (LOD) could be used to help learners understand how the roots and branches of jazz dance styles are related. We began by investigating the…
Descriptors: Dance Education, Aesthetics, African Culture, Cultural Influences
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Cho, Ji Young; Lee, Jaesik; Yoo, Jaewoo – Creativity Research Journal, 2018
Identifying formal attributes of creative interior design and any differences in such perceptions according to one's culture and expertise can reveal underlying patterns in visual perception. This article reports a cross-cultural study of creativity, preference, and formal attributes of interior design evaluated by 158 participants from different…
Descriptors: Creativity, Preferences, Visual Perception, Interior Design
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Trudeau, Lyn – Brock Education: A Journal of Educational Research and Practice, 2018
Indigenous representation in various genres has always been questionable in regards to who has a voice, and content that is culturally sensitive and appropriate. This paper critically examines the controversial theatrical play "Pig Girl" (Murphy, 2013) through the lens of Robin Bernstein's (2011) "scriptive things" theory.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Cultural Influences, Foreign Policy, Violence
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Liu, Chang; Tobin, Joseph – Comparative Education Review, 2018
"Guangbo ticao" (group exercise) is a daily routine in Chinese preschools characterized by collectivity, discipline, and conformity. In this article we explore the question of why "guangbo ticao" has survived in an era of progressive educational reform in contemporary China. We use interviews with Chinese preschool teachers and…
Descriptors: Preschool Education, Student Centered Learning, Educational Change, Educational Practices
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Blaikie, Fiona – Studies in Art Education: A Journal of Issues and Research in Art Education, 2018
Visual and cultural identities are situated in habitus, social theory on the body and clothing. Framed by narrative inquiry, girl method, and feminist research, I investigated the mean girl experiences of Grace and Hayley, who witnessed hostility alongside an exaggerated policed feminine sartorial aesthetic. White, middle and upper class, managers…
Descriptors: Social Theories, Cultural Influences, Social Influences, Human Body
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Cahnmann-Taylor, Melisa; Bleyle, Susan; Hwang, Yohan; Zhang, Kuo – TESOL Journal, 2017
Teachers of World English are no longer charged with teaching a fixed set of grammar rules and lexical choices but with teaching creative ways to navigate varieties of English and other world languages according to a wide set of contextual variables. Although there is a great deal of advocacy for teaching creativity and strategy in TESOL…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Poetry, English (Second Language), Second Language Instruction
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