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The changing urban structure of Tacoma, Washington
The cities and towns on Puget Sound have had varied and colorful periods of growth and development. This paper is a study of one of these cities and it attempts to point out some of the driving forces which caused Tacoma, Washington, the case study city, to develop the way it did.
The decline of socialism in Washington : 1910-1925
In the fall of 1894, Eugene V. Debs, founder of the American Railway Union, began serving a sentence of six months in Jail for leading the great strike at the sleeping car works in the company town of Pullman, Illinois. Debs’ role in the strike and his imprisonment in the Woodstock jail in Illinois made him a national ...
Test anxiety, birth order, and quality of feedback as variables affecting cognition in conformity situations
Considerable interest has centered around test anxiety in recent years, as a personality variable relating to situational, physiological and other personality variables (Sarason, 1960). Of special interest has been the relation of test anxiety to task performance under various conditions of task complexity (Sarason and Palola, ...
Cambodia's relations with the United States and the People's Republic of China: |b The Cold War in Southeast Asia
The study of Cambodian foreign policy is instructive in several ways. The history of Cambodia's relations with the United States and China illustrates the many problems confronted by both the Big Powers and the small neutrals in their inter-relations. Prince Norodom Sihanouk is for the Department of State an "enfant terrible," ...
Franklin D. Roosevelt and United States policy toward Indochina during World War II
The history of the United States policy toward and involvement in what is now North and South Vietnam has been and remains a source of bitter debate. There are very few facts amicably agreed upon and even fewer volumes not the subject of someone's castigation. This is, of course, due to the strong passions the subject evokes ...
The effects of three selected training programs on running speed
It has long been recognized that the quality of performance in most competitive sports is affected by an individual's running speed. In soccer, the coach looks for the player who combines fundamental skills with the ability to perform short bursts of speed. The individual must be able not only to accelerate into the open space ...
A history of physical education in the public schools of British Columbia from 1918 to 1967
History has served many masters. It has been used, for example to teach; whereby the reader learns from the distilled wisdom of the ages. It can also instruct in the form of dogma or as propaganda in order to teach men how to behave philosophically or politically. History can be used as by Machiavelli, to flatter. Hitler used ...
Communist China in Latin America, 1949-1960
Although Chinese Communist interest in Latin America during the 1949-1960 period was overwhelmingly political, formal political contacts were almost nonexlstanto Chinese trade relations were generally politically motlvated, but these too were very limited and with few exceptions of little significance. Chinese political ...