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  • Jacobs, Leona (Library Juice PressArts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2013)
    In 1975, the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) and the Canadian Association of College and University Libraries (CACUL) officially recognized the concept of academic status for Canadian academic librarians. ...
  • Lalumière, Martin L. (Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of LethbridgeArts and SciencePsychologyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2005)
    Behavioural genetics is about partitioning the sources of individual differences in any trait that can be measured reliably. The fundamental question is how much of the observed variability in a given trait can be explained ...
  • MacLachlan, Ian (House of Anansi PressArts and ScienceGeographyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2004)
  • von Heyking, John (Cambridge Scholars PressArts and SciencePolitical ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009)
    "Canada’s Charter of Rights and Freedoms, along with the Supreme Court, is the focal point for an evocation of civil religion ... The manner in which important constitencies speak of the Charter ... reveals an attempt ...
  • Seto, M. C.; Lalumière, Martin L. (GuilfordArts and SciencePsychologyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2006)
    Research and clinical practice in the area of juvenile sexual offending has advanced considerably over the last decade, and the newly revised second edition of this authoritative work brings the field fully up to date. ...
  • Lalumière, Martin L. (University of LethbridgeArts and SciencePsychologyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2006)
    People are fascinated by criminals, especially clever criminals who have the ability to con others. The most vicious offenders are often the subjects of movies and true-crime books. Canadian Paul Bernardo, for example, ...
  • MacLachlan, Ian; Bateman, Nancy G.; Johnston, Thomas R. R. (SpringerArts and ScienceGeographyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2005)
    This chapter illustrates how views about pasture land management have developed in Canada.
  • MacLachlan, Ian (CABI PublishingArts and ScienceGeographyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2005)
    Following a discussion of fundamentally neo-Fordist character of cattle feedlots, this chapter describes the factors accounting for the recent surge in feedlot production in southern Alberta.
  • von Heyking, John (Konigshausen & NeumannArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2004)
    This paper focuses on the way ... Eranos scholars used Augustinian symbols to explicate the tensional relationship between time and eternity, finitude and infinity, creation and God, and human being and God that Eranos ...
  • Taylor, Aaron (Palgrave MacmillanArts and ScienceNew Media DepartmentUniversity of Lethbridge, 2013)
  • Wood, Robert T.; Williams, Robert J. (ElsevierArts and ScienceSchool of Health SciencesSociologyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2007)
    In light of continued and rapid expansion, and in light of existing ambiguities and gaps in current knowledge, this chapter seeks to highlight the major trends and issues associated with Internet gambling today. This is ...
  • von Heyking, John; Ray, Elise (Universitatsverlag Winter GmbH HeidelbergArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2010)
    Examines the confusion that multiculturalism has wrought in Canadian political life by considering 1) multiculturalism as a national symbol within the context of the postmaterialist shift from the politics of interests to ...
  • von Heyking, John (Southern Utah University PressArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2010)
    To be a teacher of the humanities at a university means participating in a community dedicated to enquiring into the good for human beings. As members of a community of teachers, scholars, and students, we share an ...
  • Cowan, Sandra A. (IDS Project PressArts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2013)
    [No abstract available]
  • von Heyking, John (Southern Utah University PressArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2010)
    Chapter contained in the book The Democratic Discourse of Liberal Education". One of the common criticisms of the contemporary university is that it lacks individuals unwilling or incapable even of conversing. Critics such ...
  • Williams, Robert J.; Connolly, Dennis; Wood, Robert T.; Currie, Shawn (National Association for Gambling Studies Inc.School of Health SciencesArts and ScienceMathematics and Computer ScienceSociology, 2004)
    The development of effective problem gambling prevention programs is in its infancy. The present paper discusses results of randomized control trials of two programs that have been implemented in Alberta, Canada. The first ...
  • Williams, Robert J. (RoutledgeSchool of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2002)
    Most adolescent substance abusers neither seek out nor receive formal treatment for their substance abuse. Despite this, most adolescent substance abusers eventually curb their substance use by their mid to late 20’s ...
  • Williams, Robert J. (Fernwood PublishingAddiction Centre, Foothills HospitalAddiction Centre, Foothills Hospital, 1999)
    The assessment of fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) is made when there is evidence of alcohol use during pregnancy; growth deficiencies; characteristic facial features; and central nervous system (CNS) dysfunction. Psychological ...
  • McGowan, Virginia Margaret; Frank, Lois; Nixon, Gary; Grimshaw, Misty (National Association of Gambling StudiesSchool of Health SciencesFaculty of Arts and ScienceDepartment of Native American StudiesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2001)
    This study is concerned with cultural and experiential contexts that give meaning to gambling among Blackfoot peoples of southwest Alberta in western Canada. Using narrative and myth, the authors examined textual materials ...
  • MacLachlan, Ian (International Geographical Union, Commission on Monitoring Cities of TomorrowArts and ScienceGeographyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2002-12)
    The concept of situation, or the relative location of a place, includes two subsidiary components: intermediacy and centrality. Urban boosterism, the promotion of growth in a local centre in competition with other places ...