Educational Research Quarterly

Educational Research Quarterly is a magazine focusing on Education

Articles from Vol. 22, No. 4, June

Attitude Distributions
The purpose of this paper is to report the results of an on going study of attitudinal kinematics in psychological space. The research tests an assumption of the Unified Theory of Developmentalism. Approximately 25, 000 attitude observations were made...
Postmodern vs. Modern Attitudes: How Do Liberal Arts and Science and Mathematics Faculty Compare?
Historically, an attitudinal chasm has existed between liberal arts and science and mathematics faculty, often leading to a divided university that is unable to effectively fulfill its mission. In this study, it was hypothesized that the gap existing...
Predicting Beginning Teachers' Feelings of Efficacy
This study demonstrates the relationship between certain motivation, leadership, and classroom process variables and beginning teachers' sense of efficacy. While exploring the usefulness of multivariate analyses for interpreting the data, the study shows...
Predicting Performance of above and below Average Performers in Graduate Business Schools: A Split Sample Regression Analysis
Utilizing a sample of MBA students at a medium sized university in the midwestern portion of the US., this study employed split-sample regression techniques to determine whether quantitative and verbal GMAT scores, undergraduate GPAs, age, and gender...
The Relationship of Teacher Empowerment and Principal Leadership Orientation
Empowerment of teachers is a critical element of reform efforts to improve schools. Important in attempts to create more empowering school environments for teachers is the leadership of the principal It is important to understand how teacher empowerment...
Untying a Few Knots in Survey Research: The Cameroon Experience-A Third World Perspective
Considerable interest has been shown and much discussion has taken place among anthropologists and sociologists on the need to adapt research techniques to specific environments (Borg, & Gall, 1983; Krathwohl, 1993). However, there is still a paucity...