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Irrigation scheduling for Sovereign Coronation grapevine based upon evapotranspiration calculations and crop coefficients /
(Brock University, 2007-06-01)
Several irrigation treatments were evaluated on Sovereign Coronation table grapes at two sites over a 3-year period in the cool humid Niagara Peninsula of Ontario. Trials were conducted in the Hippie (Beamsville, ON) and ...
Reactions of polyhalogenated aromatic compounds and related ethers with metal/ammonia solutions
(Brock University, 1982-07-09)
This work contains the results of a series of reduction studies on polyhalogenated aromatic compounds and related ethers using alkali metals in liquid ammonia. In general, polychlorobenzenes were reduced to t he parent ...
Spiritual journeys in the classroom: elementary public school teachers' perspectives /
(Brock University, 2008-06-04)
This thesis explored 5 public elementary school teachers ' perceptions of spirituality and its implications for classroom practice. A generic qualitative study was conducted where each teacher shared her experiences and ...
Disabled legislators : disability and Irish colonial pathology in James Joyce's Ulysses
(Brock University, 2007-05-21)
Why are there so many disabled characters in James Joyce's Ulysses? "Disabled Legislators" seeks to answer this question by exploring the variety and depth of disability's presence in Joyce's novel. This consideration ...
The association between body composition and arterial stiffness in peri-pubescent children
(Brock University, 2006-06-29)
The objective of this study was to examine the association between body composition and arterial stiffuess in peri-pubescent boys and girls. Differences in arterial distensibility were measured in 68 children (45 normal ...
Predictors of academic achievement and social competence in adolescence : facilitation, inhibition and general cognitive processing /
(Brock University, 1998-05-21)
The relevance of attentional measures to cognitive and social adaptive behaviour was examined in an adolescent sample. Unlike previous research, the influence of both inhibitory and facilitory aspects of attention were ...
Plato and Levinas : the problem of justice
(Brock University, 1997-05-21)
Factors affecting a woman's decision to leave an abusive relationship : the theory of planned behaviour /
(Brock University, 1998-05-21)
The present study tested the appHcabiUty of Ajzen's (1985) theory of planned behaviour (TPB), an extension of Fishbein and Ajzen's (1975) theory of reasoned action (TRA), for the first time, in the context of abused women's ...
Motivational model of problem drinking for men and women /
(Brock University, 2000-05-21)
This thesis tested a path model of the relationships of reasons for drinking and reasons for limiting drinking with consumption of alcohol and drinking problems. It was hypothesized that reasons for drinking would be ...
Foraging ecology and parental care of common terns (Sterna hirundo) nesting in Windermere Basin, Lake Ontario
(Brock University, 1993-10-02)
The relationships among chick feeding, size and type of prey item, and foraging time away from the brood have not been well studied in seabirds. This study investigated spatial and temporal patterns of foraging and ...