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Quality of life changes in adult literacy learners: understanding the perceived impact of an adult literacy program in South Texas
The multiple-methods research study explored how adult-literacy learners perceive the impact of their literacy instruction and how it relates to outcomes in their lives. Maslow's hierarchy of motivation and needs guided ...
“Mom, I’m gay.” Homosexual language used in the coming out process and its effect on the family relationship
Communication between homosexuals and heterosexuals has been examined by communication scholars since the gay revolution of the 1970’s. Communication scholars have sought to understand how homosexuals communicate with one ...
Decision support tools for managing freshwater inflows
Estuaries are important transitional zones where freshwater and marine water meet and mix. This freshwater is referred to as freshwater inflows. Estuaries are the link between streams and rivers and the sea. Freshwater ...
In the written thesis that follows, Sebastian J. Stoddart explains the theory behind Manic Architectonics and its involvement in the creation of his body of work. Explanation of ties linking psychological study to aesthetic ...
Standard operating procedure manual for the shallow water super-intensive stacked raceway system for shrimp production at the Texas AgriLife Mariculture Research Laboratory, Port Aransas, Texas
The shallow water super-intensive stacked raceway system (patent pending) addresses many environmental and production constraints that have hindered shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) aquaculture from sustained success in the ...
Dual enrollment programs: a comparative study of high school students' college academic achievement at different settings
The ex post facto causal-comparative study examined the academic achievement of high school students who took their dual credit English or mathematics college credit-bearing course in two different environments, namely, ...
Staying power: the relationship of public school superintendent tenure to leadership frames
The study examined the types of leadership frames (human resource, structural, political, and symbolic) (Bolman & Deal, 1997) most often used by public school superintendents in Texas, the relationship of leadership frames ...
Faculty Publications Bibliography 2010
The works listed here represent the scholarly pursuits and products of the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi faculty and staff during the 2010 calendar year.
Faculty Publications Bibliography 2012
Self-efficacy, stress, and acculturation as predictors of first year science success among Latinos at a South Texas university
The study tested the hypothesis that self-efficacy, stress, and acculturation are useful predictors of academic achievement in first year university science, independent of high school GPA and SAT scores, in a sample of ...