Essays Tagged: "APA"

Television Violence and its Effects on Children .

me a child becomes an adult, he has witnessed over 144,000 acts of violence on a television screen (APA, 1997). These acts of violence are absorbed by a child's mind, and the child learns about violen ... ive impact on children and young teenagers. A 1993 study by the American Psychological Association (APA) found that "viewing violence increases desensitization to violence, resulting in callused attit ...

(5 pages) 178 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media


ADHD; ADHD combined type, ADHD predominantly Innatentive type, and ADHD Hyperactive Impulsive type (APA 87). ADHD is characterized by the main features of Inattention, hyperactivity, and Impulsivity.( ... rsons' ability to function normally in their day-to-day activities, such as work, school, and home.(APA 85)The most prevalent type of ADHD is predominantly combined ADHD(NIMH). People with predominant ...

(3 pages) 142 1 3.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

APA Writing Style

APA style is the style of writing used by journals published by the American Psychological Associati ... style is the style of writing used by journals published by the American Psychological Association. APA style web site states, that APA style is not a writing style but an editorial one that many of t ... t a publisher observes to ensure clear and consistent presentation of written material. ( The purpose of APA styling is to prevent plagiarism and to maintain c ...

(4 pages) 414 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Case Study - MGT 350

This was a group effort and needs to be cleaned up a bit, one could count 29 We's, an APA no-no. There is a very nice appendix included with this paper. Enjoy.EAKAS Corporation was estab ... lity to track shipments once they have ordered. The fact that much of the material is shipped from Japan makes the inventory very difficult to manage. Overall, inefficient management practices in the ... vision of a TPS advisor. As part of the understanding of the TPS process, managers will be sent to Japan where "dozens of staff from our affiliates all over the world descend on Japan to learn the Toy ...

(15 pages) 263 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

A Child with Autism

f impaired social interaction and communication and a restricted range of activities and interests (APA, 1996). Autism occurs in approximately 1 out of every 166 children and is four times more common ... will not be using the PECS book for very long because his language skills have improved beyond the capabilities of the system. He can say most of the words in his book. He also gets to be part of a pl ...

(6 pages) 129 1 3.8 Jul/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Television Controversial Advertising

they can be lured in easily and can demand their parents to spend money on these item",, retrieved May 27, 2006. "Advertisers spent $ 105.97 billion in 19 ... ision advertising has influenced behavior and health of children. "The task force, appointed by the APA in 2002, conducted an extensive review of the research literature in the area of advertising med ...

(6 pages) 112 0 3.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

The treatment of Aboriginals.

trictive policies towards Aboriginal people, a group called the Aborigines Progressive Association (APA) used that day to make another appeal. They urged the government to bring about new laws for the ... ic and social use of the land', and which would 'exclude all mineral and forest rights'.Only 3 days apart, 20th July, 23rd July 1972, there were two times that the Tent Embassy was torn down after a c ...

(5 pages) 58 1 3.8 Aug/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Same sex marriages

fensive, or some hidden implication.Same Sex Marriages are supported by some and not by others. The APA in a press release states that it "recognizes the importance of the institution of civil marriag ... logical well being. In the context of huge society and political debate that is currently going on, APA and psychologists had to struggle with the issue of what psychology believers are in the public ...

(4 pages) 53 0 4.7 Aug/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Connection Between Existential Psychotherapy and Ethnicity in Regards to Family Therapy

e current 72% of the population (U.S. Census Bureau, 2001). The American Psychological Association (APA) has recognized the critical nature of integrating issues of race and ethnicity into the field o ... nto the field of psychology by encouraging attention to these issues in clinical training programs (APA, Committee on Accreditation, 2002), creating therapist competency guidelines for working with ra ...

(4 pages) 75 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

What ethical problems may arise in research on humans? Right to privacy and confidentiality.

are norms for conduct that distinguish between or acceptable or unacceptable behavior. ( people learn ethical norms at home, in school, in church, or in other social se ... t has disrespected human kind, was UNIT 731, this was biological warfare research on humans by the Japanese army. It is events like these that have shaped how ethics have come about in today's society ...

(5 pages) 143 0 4.0 May/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

ive it -- is a key word in today's noisy national debate about gay rights. The issue focuses on the APA's quandary on how it can offer "reparative" therapy to gay people without seeming to pressure us ... re sick" -- or even violating our civil rights.Today some radical-right church leaders wish to bend APA policy to their belief that homosexuality is a crime, no different than murder and theft -- as p ...

(6 pages) 15 0 1.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Supply and demand simulation

ty manager for Goodlife Management, located in Atlantis. Goodlife Management owns and manages seven apartment complexes. It is the responsibility of the property manager to control rental rates and th ... apartments that are available in Atlantis.In the first year as the property manager of the Goodlife apartments in Atlantis it was requested to decrease the vacancy rate to 15%. By decreasing the vacan ...

(3 pages) 323 1 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Effects of the Administrative Procedure Act

The Administrative Procedure Act (APA) governs how Federal agencies may establish regulations and requires that they inform the public ... y establish regulations and requires that they inform the public of their procedures and rules. The APA requires federal agencies to provide for public participation in the rule making process, sets f ... ministrative hearings, and requires judicial review of cases when hearing results are appealed. The APA was created to regulate and standardize federal agency procedures in response to expansive growt ...

(10 pages) 52 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Administrative Procedure Act

The APA encourages public participation in the policymaking process and requires participation be made a ... itizen participation. This is accomplished though means such as public hearings. The framers of the APA enacted the public participation procedure to increase citizen involvement in the policymaking p ... ement in the policymaking process as a means to remedy the unchecked power of New Deal agencies.The APA was put into law in 1946 with its primary goal being to “Shape the relationship between the ...

(9 pages) 20 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Reflexión sobre el curso MGT/521 Management

empo de seis semanas, conocer y poner en práctica las siguientes destrezas:Redacción "APA"Una de las destrezas en la que debo progresar sin duda alguna es en la redacción de docum ... estudiante redactar ensayos en todas las asignaturas y los mismos deberán seguir el modelo "APA". El hecho de tener que escribir bajo este formato me ha puesto en perspectiva lo importante que ...

(2 pages) 940 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Correctional Officers and How Stress Affects them and Ways to Deal With it

MERGEFORMAT �9� Running head: Correctional OfficersCorrectional Officers and Stressin APA styleClaire GilmanHebron High SchoolAbstractEveryday that a correctional makes the decision to g ...

(8 pages) 78 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Vernacular Language

Teacher comments: Great discussion of the origins and spread of vernacular language. Great usage of APA for citations and sources. Excellent sources! Your essay is well-organized ; however, your concl ...

(2 pages) 5 0 0.0 Mar/2011

Subjects: Humanities Essays

surviving disruption

k yang sudah eksis, dengan cara yang destruktif.Untuk menangkal disruptive innovations ini ada beberapa cara. Antara lain adalah mengidentifikasi kekuatan dari bisnis model disrupter, mengidentifikasi ... disrupter, digunakan extendable core , yaitu aspek yang mendukung performa dari disrupter dalam mendapatkan cutomer lebih banyak lagi.Disruptive innovations menurut Michael Raynor berasal dari pengemb ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Sep/2013

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


gital learning platform to explore new topics you are required to learn in Chapter 7 (double space, APA format, minimum 3 pages, plus a reference page) that discusses your personal experiences using o ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Clinical Psychology

wing employment opportunities for clinical psychologists. Clinical Psychology is Division 12 in the APA.APA is short for American Psychological Association. APA is the world's largest association of p ... has more than 134,000 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students as its members. APA seeks to advance the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge to benef ...

(7 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology