Volume 2006 No. 1

Vol 2006 No 1


Stress and Fatigue in Foreign Language Professionals: Implications for Global Security
James A. McCubbin, June J. Pilcher, Thomas W. Britt, Thomas Wallsten.
The Role of Prejudice in the Lack of Effective Response by Western Governments to Refugees in Developing Countries: A Threat to Achieving Human and Global Security
Portia D. Rawles
The Quest for Oil in the New World Order
Rudy Soliz
The interface of global migrations, local English language learning, and identity transmutations of the immigrant academician
Charles B. Hutchison, Lan Quach, and Greg Wiggan
Security, Access, Intellectual Freedom: Achieving Balance in a Global World
June Abbas

Criminal Justice

The Technique Of Terrorism
James S. Albritton
Being Black, or Being a Cop: The Problem of Race in American Law Enforcement
Terrance A. Johnson
Is Modern Crime too Complicated for the Modern Jury?
Bryan A. Ward
Victimless Prosecution Of Domestic Violence In The Wake Of Crawford V. Washington.
Andrew Fulkerson and Shelly L. Patterson
Lex Sportiva: Thoughts Towards a Criminal Law of Competitive Contact
Christo Lassiter

Successful Aging

Chronic Pain in Cognitively Impaired Elderly: Challenges in Assessment, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Paula Siciliano
Exercise Testing and Prescription in the Enhancement of Physiologic and Overall Well Being in the Older Adult
Ellen L. Glickman, Tiffany A. Collinsworth, and Leigh Murray


Bilingual Education

Re-examining ESL Programs in Public Schools: A Focus on Creole-English Children’s Clause-Structuring  Strategies  in Written Academic Discourse
Arlene  Clachar
Bilingualism, Cultural Transmutation, and Fields of Coexistence:  California’s Spanish Language Legacy
Sara Garcia
The Acoustic Properties of Vowels: A Tool for Improving Articulation and Comprehension of English
Candalene J. McCombs
Adult Second Language Reading in the USA: The Effects of Readers’ Gender and Test Method
Cindy Brantmeier
Perspective Taking in Language Learning and Teaching
Allison H. Hall


Stay Smart: Lost Weight: Childhood Obesity and Health Education
Linda Kosa-Postl
International Iodine Deficiency
L. Preston Mercer
The Social Relations of Food
Christopher Wilkes
Calories and Longevity: Do They Really Matter?
Kendra J. Golden
Dry Edible Beans:  Indigenous Staple and Healthy Cuisine
Mark A. Uebersax
The Grain Chain: Consumption Of Whole Grain Foods And Their Many Links To Disease Prevention
Patricia Smith

Women’s Rights

Abbas Raptus : Exploring Factors that Contribute to the Sexual Abuse of Females in Rural Mormon Fundamentalist Communities
Janet Bennion
Women’s Roles and Strengths in Times of Family and Community Stress
Julia Malia
Factors That Contribute To, and Constrain, Conversations Between Adolescent Females and Their Mothers About Sexual Matters
Kimberlee S. Schear
The Role of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders in the Maintenance of the Subjugation of Women:  Implications for the Training of Future Mental Health Professionals
Ann M. Lazaroff
Reflections on the Current Status of Women in American Higher Education
Lillian Robbins & Edwin Robbins
A Biblical World View in Support of the Worth of Women’s Work
Rosemarie Scotti  Hughes
Invisible, Mysterious, and Inconsequential:The Absence of Women in 2004 Presidential Campaign Coverage
Therese L. Lueck

Child Psychology

A Critical Analysis of the Child and Adolescent Wellness Scale (CAWS)
Alandra Weller-Clarke
Integrating Culture into Education: Self-Concept Formation in Alaska Native Youth
Allan Morotti


Islamic Schools in America: Islam’s Vehicle to the Future?
Hussam S. Timani
Roger Williams: Pioneer on America’s Journey towards Religious Liberty
Virginia C. Barfield
Beyond Darwin :Systems Dynamics Issues in Adaptation and Speciation
Jon C. Cawley
Knowledge of and Attitudes Toward Evolution in a Population of Community College Students
Patricia Flower
Self and Other: Tensions within Modern Liberal Individualism and Moral Education
R. Steven Harrist and Frank C. Richardson
A Perspective:  Organizational and Procedural Norms and the Authority of the Magisterium in the Catholic Church
Gloria A. Kalbfleisch 
Theology for Citizenship: How a Catholic College in the Augustinian Tradition Prepares Citizens to Transform Society
Joseph T. Kelley
Science and Religion in Colonial America: The Early Days
Bruce Kirk Oldfield
Some Eighteenth Century Views Of The Relationship Of Science To Religion
Richard M. Riss
Bridging The Gap Between Science And Faith Through Environmental Studies: Theoretical Considerations And Implications For Environmental Policy And Practice
Paul W. Brandt-Rauf
The Dutch Dilemma & American Divide: The Challenge of Exclusivist Religions to Pluralistic States, and Contemporary Education
Christopher Parr
Darwin versus Intelligent Design in US Courts: Does Teaching Intelligent Design in Biology Classes Violate the US Constitution?
Patricia T. Bradt
Is Science To Blame For The Intelligent Design Debate?
Aaron W. Johnson, Kevin P. Jansen, and Matthew J. Maurer

Special Education and Theories of Education

The Project Approach: An Appreciation for the Constructivist Theory
Pamela R. Cook
From the Trenches: Secondary Content Teachers and IEP, Inclusion Students
Jan Ginger
The impact of IDEA 04 and NCLB on speech and language related services: How do we meet the challenges
Jennifer Means
Special Education: Examining the impact of poverty on the quality of life of families of children with disabilities
Regina L. Enwefa, Stephen C. Enwefa and Robert Jennings