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Food Quality Control Methods Used In Nursing Homes And Hospitals Of 100 Beds Or Less In Kentucky And Tennessee, Laura Lee Butler Dec 1983

Food Quality Control Methods Used In Nursing Homes And Hospitals Of 100 Beds Or Less In Kentucky And Tennessee, Laura Lee Butler

Doctoral Dissertations

In 1981 nursing homes and hospitals with less than 100 beds in Kentucky and Tennessee represented approximately 50% of the total number of these facilities. Little attention has been given in the professional literature to health care facilities of this size. Many small facilities have not employed persons with specialized education and training to manage the foodservice; thus food quality control methods may not be used. Research is needed to identify existing areas of quality control in order for needed improvements and changes to be made. The purposes of this study were to identify and compare current quality control measures ...


Clinical Dietetic Practice In Hospitals And Public Health Agencies In Tennessee: Implications For Educational Development, Lynne Maria Roberson Dec 1983

Clinical Dietetic Practice In Hospitals And Public Health Agencies In Tennessee: Implications For Educational Development, Lynne Maria Roberson

Doctoral Dissertations

This research focused on a comparison of clinical dietetic practice in hospitals and in public health agencies, and a comparison of clients' needs and problems in high-priority performance situations in actual practice with those anticipated for the future in Tennessee. Information about clinical practice was explored using role theory and systems methodology to relate concepts and processes in development.

Two surveys were conducted to obtain information about current practice and expectations for future events in Tennessee. Generally, the nature of clinical dietetic practice in short-term care hospitals and in public health agencies could not be differentiated by considering the nature ...


Gender Differences Between Never-Married Adults: Sociodemographic, Psychological, And Social Support Factors, Janet Schreur Cockrum Dec 1983

Gender Differences Between Never-Married Adults: Sociodemographic, Psychological, And Social Support Factors, Janet Schreur Cockrum

Doctoral Dissertations

The main purpose of this study was to investigate the differences between never-married men and women on a number of social-psychological variables. Specific attention was also given to a select group of sociodemographic variables. A secondary purpose was to examine the relationship between life satisfaction as a criterion variable and the other social-psychological variables as predictor variables.

The sample consisted of 30 never-married men and 30 never-married women, between the ages of 27-46. The average age of both the men and women was 31. Individuals had to be caucasian and currently "not cohabiting, not emotionally, sexually, or financially dependent on ...


Extract From Statement By Myrtle Allen, At Official Opening Of Ballymaloe Cookery School, 1983., Myrtle Allen Nov 1983

Extract From Statement By Myrtle Allen, At Official Opening Of Ballymaloe Cookery School, 1983., Myrtle Allen

The Allen Family

Type written extract from statement by Murtle Allen, Ballymaloe Restaurent, at official opening of Ballymaloe Cookery School, November 14th, 1983.

Hand written notes are included which were written on reverse of pages.


Factors Influencing The Counseling Behavior Of Clinical Dietitians, Audrey Lynn Hay Aug 1983

Factors Influencing The Counseling Behavior Of Clinical Dietitians, Audrey Lynn Hay

Doctoral Dissertations

A survey of clinical dietitians in accredited clinical and generalist dietetic internships was conducted to construct a socio-demographic profile and to investigate influences on the counseling behavior of clinical dietitians. The Ajzen and Fishbein (1980) model was used to identify relationships between external variables, preparedness to use, attitude and subjective norm toward use, intention to use, and behavior toward use of counseling strategies. External variables included demographic characteristics, situational characteristics, and attitude toward targets. The five categories of counseling strategies were: assessment, educational, motivational, behavioral, and evaluation.

Respondents felt most capable using counseling skills requiring active interaction and least capable ...


Comparison Of Food-Related Behavior Of College And Post-College Young Married Couples, Phyllis Bowman Conklin Aug 1983

Comparison Of Food-Related Behavior Of College And Post-College Young Married Couples, Phyllis Bowman Conklin

Doctoral Dissertations

The study was an ex post facto exploratory field study designed to investigate the food-related behavior of husbands and wives of college and post-college married, childless couples ages 18 to 31. Respondents were or had been students at the University of Northern Iowa. The major purpose was to examine food-related behavior in social episodes.

The investigation was conducted in 2 phases. In Phase I, husbands and wives of 10 college and 10 post-college couples were interviewed individually to elicit food-related episodes and appropriate types of foods for those episodes. That information then was used to develop questionnaires to be administered ...


Housewife's Curriculum: Survival English And Cultural Orientation For Vietnamese Housewives, Gaylord Barr Jan 1983

Housewife's Curriculum: Survival English And Cultural Orientation For Vietnamese Housewives, Gaylord Barr

MA TESOL Collection

The Housewife's Curriculum is a collection of six, self-contained, survival-level, English and cultural orientation lessons, The lessons were created for Vietnamese 'housewives' in Pulau Galang Refugee Camp, Indonesia. The topics covered in the six lessons of the Housewife's Curriculum are 1) greetings, 2) buying food, 3) buying clothing, 4) directions, 5) doctor, and 6) telephone. Included in each lesson are an introductory sheet, a teacher's outline, a teacher's guide, a vocabulary list (with a Vietnamese transĀ­lation), a cultural supplement (with a Vietnamese translation), a dialogue handout (with a Vietnamese translation), flip-chart models, and flashcard models,


Sex Role Stereotyping Among Preschool Children As Seen In Family Life Center, Melanie Ann Read Adams Jan 1983

Sex Role Stereotyping Among Preschool Children As Seen In Family Life Center, Melanie Ann Read Adams

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


Nutritional Assessment Of Alcoholics: Emphasis On Vitamin A And Selenium, Karen M. Mccauley Jan 1983

Nutritional Assessment Of Alcoholics: Emphasis On Vitamin A And Selenium, Karen M. Mccauley

Masters Theses

No abstract provided.


A Food Purchasing Behavior Device For Upper Elementary Students , Shirley Cline Gilmore Jan 1983

A Food Purchasing Behavior Device For Upper Elementary Students , Shirley Cline Gilmore

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this study was to develop a group-administered needs assessment device in the area of food purchasing for upper elementary students. Food purchasing concepts were identified as the basis for developing the device. These concepts were product quality, food labeling, and shopping techniques. Specific behaviors were determined for each concept and these behaviors were depicted in 29 black and white pictures. Students selected one of three options to indicate their typical behavor and wrote a reason for the choice of option;Content validity was established by nutrition specialists. A total of 998 fifth and sixth grade students from ...


Motivational Orientations Of Participants In Elderhostels , Mabel Dianna Edlow Jan 1983

Motivational Orientations Of Participants In Elderhostels , Mabel Dianna Edlow

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

The purpose was to determine the motivational orientations of older adults attending Elderhostels at universities in Iowa and Nebraska. Objectives were to determine reasons given by older adults participating in Elderhostels; determine the relationship of variables such as age, sex, marital status, income, educational level, occupation, previous participation in Elderhostels, subject enrolled in, and place of residence; develop a model of motives for participation of older adults in Elderhostel and compare results of this study to those of previous studies;Older adults attending the University of Northern Iowa Elderhostel participated in the study. In addition, a small random sample of ...


Construction Techniques Used On Women's Dresses And Wraps During The 1860s, Patricia Marie Haviland Jan 1983

Construction Techniques Used On Women's Dresses And Wraps During The 1860s, Patricia Marie Haviland

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

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Personnel Management Skills: Measurement Of Achievement Of Dietetic Students , Lynne Ellen Baltzer Jan 1983

Personnel Management Skills: Measurement Of Achievement Of Dietetic Students , Lynne Ellen Baltzer

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

An achievement test was developed that assessed both lower and higher levels of cognitive achievement in personnel management of Coordinated Undergraduate Program in Dietetics (CUP-D) students. The personnel management competencies used to develop the test were those required of CUP-D with a general emphasis as specified in the minimum competency list of The American Dietetic Association (1973);A table of specifications was established based on the minimum competencies and personnel management course outlines from CUP-D. The content areas were managerial process, human behavior, and labor economics. Cognitive levels of knowledge, comprehension, application and analysis, and evaluation were used for the ...