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Occupational Safety in the Fire Service: A Review of Automatic Sprinkler Systems and Fire Detection Systems within Missouri
Missouri's fire departments are expected to be ready to respond to emergencies at a moment's notice. Firefighters serve the public with their quick response time along with the use of their expensive equipment. It is ...
Credibility and the Professor: The Juxtaposition of Student Perceptions and Instructor Beliefs
As credibility is defined by receivers, the study of teacher credibility continuously involves rigorous studies of student perceptions regarding teacher credibility levels. While information regarding student perceptions ...
Making a Case for Reform: Evaluation of the Current Eyewitness Identification Procedures in the State of Missouri
Eyewitness misidentification is a problematic issue in the Criminal Justice and the cause of many wrongful convictions. The early writings of psychologists like Hugo Münsterberg have warned about dangers of eyewitnesses. ...
Working for Who?: An In-Depth Look at One Local Television News Station's Coverage of the 2001 USA Patriot Act
As more and more Americans turn the channel away from network news, local news stations are left with the responsibility of informing the local community on topics of national importance. This study examines how one local ...
Increasing Lean Mass and Strength: A Comparison of High Frequency Strength Training to Low Frequency Strength Training
Purpose: Determine the effect strength training frequency of equal volume has on improvements in lean mass and strength. Methods: Participants were 7 women and 12 men, age (x̅ = 34.64 years ± 6.91 years), training age (x̅ ...
Sport Website Advertising: The Impact of Congruity and Endorsement on Banner Advertising Effectiveness
Sport is a fixture of American culture. The fusion of sport, media, and advertising lends growing importance to managing the attitudes of consumers. Scholars have made a tremendous devotion to researching effective advertising ...
Library Media Specialists as Literacy Leaders
The promotion and teaching of literacy to students is no longer confined to the classroom teacher. Library media specialists are in a position within their community, schools, and libraries to promote literacy and become ...
Exposure to Diesel Particulate Matter at the Loading Bay of the Physical Plant Building at the University of Central Missouri
Diesel fuel is an efficient fossil fuel used for a wide range of purposes. A negative aspect of its use is the resultant emissions. This study focused on human exposure to Diesel Particulate Matter (DPM) at a designated ...
Olympic Athletes Utilizing Social Media Networks