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  • Ayers, Gillian (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Sociology, 2012Arts and ScienceDepartment of Sociology, 2012)
    This thesis examines the experiences, beliefs, motivations, and perceived costs and benefits of women who are childless by choice in Southern Alberta. I investigate the naturalized and normalized understandings of femininity, ...
  • Sheriff, Constance; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Kinesiology, c2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Kinesiology, 2011)
    This thesis explores how women who exercise regularly frame their involvement in exercise with regard to discourses of femininity, fitness, consumerism, and healthism, and how these contemporary discourses impact women’s ...
  • Ibrahim, Hany Talaat Ahmed (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Religious Studies, 2014Arts and ScienceDepartment of Religious Studies, 2014)
    This study examines the concept of Divine love and its various metaphysical articulations as enshrined in the thought of the Andalusian Sufi Ibn ‘Arabī (d. 1240 CE). In order to understand the concept of Divine love from ...
  • Mercier, Brittany Paige Theresa; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Kinesiology & Physical EducationArts and ScienceDepartment of Kinesiology and Physical Education, 2017)
    Some people living with Parkinson’s disease (PLwPD) have been observed to have a preserved ability to ice skate. We examined kinematic parameters of ice skating and the immediately preceding and proceeding walking ...
  • Lang, Cassandra C.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2005Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2005)
    Metabolic were used to evaluate Enterococcus as an indicator of faecal pollution. Enterococci were isolated using m-Enterococcus agar and speciated using conventional biochemical tests. Forty percent of the isolates were ...
  • Sikora, Christopher A.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, AB : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2003Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2003)
    Francisella tularensis is one of a small group of bacteria recognized for their virulence and potential for use as biological weapons. In this study we utilize a novel approach to identify an immunologically prominent ...
  • Prasad, Rajib (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biological Sciences, c2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2011)
    Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) was recently introduced to western Canada as a forage crop. To reach its full potential, high yielding, early maturing fenugreek cultivars that produce good seed yield and quality ...
  • Spencer, Locke Dean; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Physics and AstronomyArts and ScienceDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, 2009)
    The Herschel Space Observatory (Herschel), a flagship mission of the European Space Agency (ESA), is comprised of three cryogenically cooled instruments commissioned to explore ...
  • Rickards, Nicholas Geoffrey; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : Universtiy of Lethbridge, Department of Kinesiology and Physical EducationArts and ScienceDepartment of Kinesiology and Physical Education, 2018)
    The second decade of the 21st century saw a unique surge of young adult dystopian media from Hollywood and other popular entertainment industries. Trending after the release of The Hunger Games, the genre would continue ...
  • Li Witharana, Wing K.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2018)
    Although immediate-early gene expression analyses using fluorescent in situ hybridization is an effective method to identify recently activated neurons; and non-Boolean variations in transcription foci have been documented, ...
  • Opoku Ware, Prince; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : Universtiy of Lethbridge, Department of EconomicsArts and Social ScienceDepartment of Economics, 2018)
    This study identified the extent to which aggregate government expenditure affect economic growth in OECD and SSA. The study used static and dynamic model which involved the use of fixed effect and pooled OLS with regards ...
  • Haase, Lavinia (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biological SciencesArts and ScienceDepartment of Biology, 2017-12)
    Precipitation patterns are expected to shift towards larger but fewer rain events, with longer intermittent dry periods, associated with climate change. The larger rain events may compensate for and help to mitigate climate ...
  • Acquah, Jessie Woraewaa; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of EconomicsArts and ScienceDepartment of Economics, 2017)
    This study examines the impact of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) on domestic investment for 36 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) over the time period 1980–2014, and over two time sub-periods, 1980–1994 and 1995–2014. ...
  • Simpson, Lisa G (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Geography, c2010Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2010)
    The role of manure applications on soil nutrient dynamics in years after manure applications cease has not been extensively studied. An investigation of two long-term manure trials in the Battersea Drain watershed in ...
  • Logie, Gordon; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of GeographyArts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2016)
    This thesis investigated the impact of differing sensor spatial resolutions on leaf area index (LAI) modelling. Airborne images along with ground measurements of LAI were acquired for riparian areas along the Oldman River ...
  • Desjarlais-deKlerk, Kristen Ann; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Deptartment of Sociology, 2009Arts and ScienceSociology, 2009)
    Canadians’ religious involvement has declined significantly over the last thirty years (Bibby 2004a), but explanations haven’t successfully determined the reasons for the decline. Women’s employment rate increased significantly ...
  • Quinn, Amie L.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbirdge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2007Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Studies, 2007)
    Fish are exposed to multiple stressors in their environment. The interactive effects of pesticide exposure and increased temperature on the physiological stress response were investigated in a comparative field study ...
  • Zelinski, Erin L.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Neuroscience, c2010Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2010)
    This thesis assessed the impacts of acute and chronic phase-shifting on learning and memory in male and female rats. Previous research has revealed impaired retention immediately following circadian disruption and on the ...
  • Bigelow, Sarah Grace; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2006Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2006)
    The Little Bow River Project was implemented in 2003 and includes Alberta’s newest dam. The Project involves tripling the diversion of water from the Highwood River to the Little Bow River and subsequently storing the water ...
  • Kelley, Helen; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 1994Management, 1994)
    Research emphasises that effective and efficient end-user training is a vital component of the successful utilization of computer technology and that individual differences (e.g., learning styles, cognitive reasoning ...