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  • Zieber, Colin George; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2003Health Sciences, 2003)
    This study involved 58 persons with dementia living in three rural Canadian long-term care (LTC) facilities. In an attempt to find the relationship between these person's possible pain and levels of agitation, data on five ...
  • Franz, Kyle Randolph; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2007Faculty of Arts and ScienceDepartment of History, 2006)
    On 14 February 1933, the citizens of Blairmore, Alberta, elected a Communist town council; this so-called Red administration remained in power until 1936. Best known for their seemingly outrageous actions, the council ...
  • Purohit, Parijat Prashun; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : Universtiy of Lethbridge, Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2017)
    Given a function promised to be constant or balanced. Deutsch's algorithm and it's extension Deutsch-Jozsa are the algorithms that can determine the property of the function in constant number of queries. The algorithm ...
  • Barks, Patrick M. (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biological SciencesArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2015)
    Senescence is characterized by age-related deterioration within individual organisms and a resultant decline in rates of survival or reproduction. Such declines seem inherently maladaptive, but occur nonetheless in a wide ...
  • Cooper, Stephanie A.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2005Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2005)
    Changes in postural stability following sensory manipulation were investigated among Parkinson's disease patients and healthy older adults. Sixteen Parkinson's disease patients (PD; mean age 68.2 + 2.7 years) and sixteen ...
  • Dabravolskaj, Julia; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health SciencesHealth Sciences, 2016)
    This narrative research study aimed to answer the question: What is the experience of heterosexual people living with HIV in terms of partner-seeking in a Western Canadian city? Ten participants shared their experiences ...
  • Kindopp, Rhona; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biology, c2006Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biology, 2006)
    Canada’s boreal forest provides important breeding habitat for 12 to 14 million migratory birds annually. Nonetheless the ecology of boreal wetlands remains poorly understood. Over the last 40 years, rapid industrial ...
  • Lee, Justin Quinn; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta.: Univeristy of Lethbridge Dept. of NeuroscienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2019)
    Contemporary views on the organization of long-term memory (LTM) suggest the hippocampus is involved in a unique category of LTM. Recent experiments illustrate that hippocampal damage before and after a learning episode ...
  • Kostiuk, Nathan (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of of Chemistry and BiochemistryArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2017-11)
    Pentafluoroethyl derivatives of sulfur(IV) fluorides were synthesized by reacting Me3SiC2F5 with SF4 and SOF2 forming SF3C2F5, SF2(C2F4)2, SOFC2F5, and SO(C2F5)2, all of which were modelled by B3LYP/aug-cc-PVTZ calculations ...
  • MacTavish, Ron (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Religious Studies, 2014Arts and ScienceDepartment of Religious Studies, 2014)
    This study explores the link between the development of the so-called prosperity gospel and the explosive growth of Pentecostalism in the Global South. It examines the evolution of the prosperity gospel as a strand of ...
  • Phillips, Auburn (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Women and Gender Studies, c2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Women and Gender Studies, 2011)
    Perceptions and experiences of a women-specific curriculum (Women’s Studies course) taught in a Western Canadian high school constitute the focus of this study. The available sample of fifteen adolescent girls and three ...
  • Makiwa, Gibion; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, c2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, 2011)
    Our group purchased a THz photomixer from the Millimeter Wave Technology Group at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in London, UK. A photomixer is based on optical heterodyne conversion where a photoconductor or photodiode ...
  • Gibb, Robbin L.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2004Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2004)
    Brain damage in the first week of life is behaviorally and anatomically devastating for a rat. I investigated the use of pre- and/or postnatal experience as interventions that might improve the outcomes in rats with ...
  • Layton, Tanner Reid; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Department of SociologyArts and ScienceDepartment of Sociology, 2018)
    In recent years, expectations to pursue happiness have shifted to well-being—a concept that has been increasingly taken up by the field of positive psychology and mental health organizations in North America. I use critical ...
  • Chalker, Kirsty A.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : Universtiy of Lethbridge, Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2019)
    By working with Perron’s formula we prove an explicit bound on ∑n≤x an/ns, where an,s ∈ C. We then prove a second explicit bound on this sum for the special case where s = 0: These bounds apply to specific sums that are ...
  • Rochon, Kateryn; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2003Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2003)
    The persistance of Escherichia coli in the larval, pupal and adult stages of both house flies, Musca domestica (L.), and stable flies, Stomoxys calcitrans (L). was examined. Abundance of E.coli declined over time in immature ...
  • Oddan, Jessica; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of PhilosophyArts and ScienceDepartment of Philosophy, 2017)
    Historically, philosophy and physics have been highly integrated disciplines. After the Quantum Revolution, physics distanced itself from the philosophical method, leading to a dramatic change in methodology and philosophy ...
  • Van Gaalen, Kenneth Eric; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2005Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2005)
    Moss dominated ecosystems are an important part of the global terrestrial carbon cycle. Over large areas, remote sensing can be useful to provide an improved understanding of these ecosystems. Two boreal mossess (Pleurozium ...
  • Curtis, Ashley Irene Joy; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biological SciencesArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2017)
    Sphyrapicus varius, S. ruber, and S. nuchalis are members of a closely related and recently radiated superspecies complex widely distributed throughout North America, with areas of range overlap and hybrid zones. I used ...
  • Lait, Linda Amy; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Biological Sciences, 2011Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2011)
    Using a combination of both mitochondrial DNA and microsatellites, as well as spatio-geographic modelling, this study examines how the most recent glaciations may have affected the population genetic structure of the ...