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Martinez, Isabel; Garcia, Jose Fernando – Adolescence (San Diego): an international quarterly devoted to the physiological, psychological, psychiatric, sociological, and educational aspects of the second decade of human life, 2008
The relation between parenting styles and adolescent outcomes was analyzed in a sample of 1,198 15-18-year-old Brazilians. The adolescents were classified into 1 of 4 groups (Authoritative, Authoritarian, Indulgent, and Neglectful) on the basis of their own ratings of their parents on two dimensions: Acceptance/Involvement and…
Descriptors: Parenting Styles, Child Rearing, Adolescents, Values
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Boxberger, Daniel L. – American Indian Quarterly, 1988
Explores the probable impact of the 1985 international Pacific Salmon Treaty on the Lummi tribe's catch of Fraser River salmon and economic well-being. Discusses the 1974 Boldt Decision, which allocated half of Washington State's salmon catch to treaty tribes, and contradictions in the federal government's conception of international treaties. (SV)
Descriptors: American Indians, Economic Impact, Federal Indian Relationship, Fisheries
Kim, Hyung-Ki – Prospects: Quarterly Review of Education, 1983
New approaches to international borrowing for education which maximize economic growth and minimize the unfavorable international climate for development assistance are discussed. Specific suggestions are made for identifying the areas where such aid would be most effective, as well as better ways to develop cooperation between lenders and…
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Developing Nations, Donors, Economic Development
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Koca, Canan; Asci, Hulya F. – Adolescence (San Diego): an international quarterly devoted to the physiological, psychological, psychiatric, sociological, and educational aspects of the second decade of human life, 2006
The purpose of this study was to examine self-presentational concern of Turkish adolescents with regard to the gender composition of physical education (PE) class and also to investigate the attitude toward PE and PE class preferences of Turkish adolescents based on this concern. A total of 1,807 eighth-grade students (936 females and 871 males)…
Descriptors: Measures (Individuals), Grade 8, Adolescents, Physical Education
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Cornfield, Daniel B.; And Others – Human Resource Development Quarterly, 1997
Includes "Labor Transnationalism?" (Cornfield); "Globalization and International Labor Organizing" (Boswell, Stevis); "Trade Unions and European Integration" (Hyman); "Trade Policy and Southern Economy" (Margo, Griffin); "Institutionalization of the Sociology of Work in Latin America" (Abramo et…
Descriptors: Economic Factors, Foreign Countries, Free Enterprise System, Labor Education
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Coll. of Education. – 1971
The purpose of this quarterly publication from the Asian Studies Project is to promote increased attention to Asian Studies in elementary and secondary education. This issue of the newsletter contains introductory comment on current affairs as well as two main articles: "On the Study of World Cultures" by Dr. Kishorkant Yajnik of India…
Descriptors: Area Studies, Asian History, Book Reviews, Cross Cultural Studies
Ford, Boris – Universities Quarterly, 1974
Part two of an article on changing relations between universities and colleges of education in West Germany, Sweden, and Denmark. (PG)
Descriptors: Administrative Organization, Higher Education, Institutional Cooperation, International Education
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Lemelin, Bernard – Great Plains Quarterly, 2002
Representative Usher Burdick, who sat between 1949-1959, contributed to the isolationist label given to North Dakota. This Republican politician, not enthusiastic about U.S. participation in the Korean War, eagerly lambasted foreign aid during the Truman-Eisenhower years. Above all, the congressman attracted attention during the postwar period for…
Descriptors: War, Foreign Policy, International Relations, United States History
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Johnson, Paul William – Journalism Quarterly, 1976
Emile Joseph Dillon's cultivation of the press during the conference demonstrated the importance of supporting foreign policy decisions with a coordinated public relations campaign. (KS)
Descriptors: Diplomatic History, Foreign Policy, International Relations, News Reporting
Olembo, Jotham Ombisi – Prospects: Quarterly Review of Education, 1986
This article focuses on the financing of education in Kenya. It reviews government, parental, community, and international efforts aimed at improving education during a period of economic austerity. (JDH)
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Finance, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education
Ardichvili, Alexander – Performance Improvement Quarterly, 2001
Identifies leadership styles of Russian enterprise managers and determines how theses styles are related to employees' subjective evaluation of managerial performance. Highlights include laissez-faire leadership, transactional leadership, and transformational leadership; international leadership research; and implications for Russian leadership…
Descriptors: Administrator Evaluation, Administrators, Foreign Countries, International Relations
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Hines, Allyn R.; Paulson, Sharon E. – Adolescence (San Diego): an international quarterly devoted to the physiological, psychological, psychiatric, sociological, and educational aspects of the second decade of human life, 2006
The purpose of this study was to determine if parents and teachers differed in their views of adolescent storm and stress, and to examine the relations of these reported perceptions with parenting and teaching behaviors. Subjects were parents and teachers of middle and high school students in three school districts in the Midwest. Storm and stress…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Psychological Patterns, Parent Attitudes, Parenting Styles
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Wolf, Mikyung Kim; Crosson, Amy C.; Resnick, Lauren B. – Reading Psychology an international quarterly, 2004
This study examined the quality of classroom talk and its relation to academic rigor in reading-comprehension lessons. Additionally, the study aimed to characterize effective questions to support rigorous reading comprehension lessons. The data for this study included 21 reading-comprehension lessons in several elementary and middle schools from…
Descriptors: Middle Schools, Discussion, Classroom Communication, Urban Schools
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Sapp, David Alan – Business Communication Quarterly, 2004
Many U.S. universities are developing interinstitutional partnerships in global business communication. Benefits include preparing students for the workplace by immersing them in intercultural projects and increasing the complexity of their understanding of the global economy. Challenges can range from technological constraints and scarce…
Descriptors: Business Communication, Learning Activities, Global Approach, Foreign Countries
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Corsano, Paola; Majorano, Marinella; Champretavy, Lorella – Adolescence (San Diego): an international quarterly devoted to the physiological, psychological, psychiatric, sociological, and educational aspects of the second decade of human life, 2006
This study investigated the influence of loneliness and relationships with parents and friends on the psychological well-being or adolescent malaise. Data were collected via two questionnaires (LLCA--Marcoen, Goossens & Caes, 1987; TRI--Bracken, 1996) from a sample of 330 Italian adolescents, males and females, aged between 11 and 19. As…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Well Being, Psychological Patterns, Interpersonal Relationship
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