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- 3Tze, Man Chung
- 2Abbott, Jodi L.
- 2Ackerman, Kathleen A.
- 2Alexander, Jane.
- 2Andrews, Jac
- 2Angus, Nanna Maria.
- 28Interpersonal relations
- 21Adolescent psychology
- 20Learning, Psychology of
- 19Cognition in children
The current global humanitarian crisis has led to the record number of 65 million people being displaced from their homelands (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 2017). Canada is one of the top refugee receiving countries in the world, receiving between 20,000 and 40,000 refugees...
In order to estimate reliability by a single administration of one test form, various approaches and corresponding reliability coefficients have been proposed so far. Currently, the five most influential approaches are: internal consistency, lower bound, principal components analysis (PCA),...
Modern, systematic approaches to case study research have been established. These approaches introduce methodological rigor while retaining the useful aspects of the original psychoanalytic research approach (McLeod, 2010). The primary goal of the current study was to examine emotion-focused...
A Bit Pricey: Young Adults’ Financial Literacy, Financial Decision-Making Process, and Spending HabitsDownload
Canadians are making poor financial decisions that leave them with a significant amount of debt and little, if any, savings for the future. This is especially true of young adults in Canada, who appear to lack the financial knowledge and skills needed to avoid these poor financial outcomes. The...
The research in this dissertation draws on theories from psychology to address the issue of obedience as it relates to medical error and patient harm in healthcare settings by developing a model of obedience, analyzing the environment of application through survey research, and testing obedience...
(Psychological and Social) Factors Influencing the Educational Outcomes of North Korean Students in South Korean SchoolsDownload
This dissertation includes two studies. The first study investigated the relationship between psychological factors related to linguistic differences and reading outcomes among North Korean students in South Korea. Specifically, the study assessed if North and South Korean children studying in...