• Emotional labor in early intervention 

    Lane, Valeri J., 1952- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2005)
    The purpose of this study was to examine the scope and impact of emotional labor in early intervention. Focus groups and individual interviews were analyzed to determine the presence of emotional labor in the work, and the ...
  • Environmental analysis of pathology laboratory patient service centers: a pattern of language approach 

    Oliver, Joshua M. L. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2005)
    This thesis employs the theories underlying environment and behavior research to address the needs of a pathology laboratory organization. The main focus of this work is to establish basic space requirements for new patient ...
  • Negotiating the legal divorce process: mothers' perceptions and experiences of the legal system 

    Malia, Sarah Elaine Catherine, 1977- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2005)
    This study explored divorcing mothers' perceptions of the legal system and divorce in order to develop a grounded theory based on their experiences of this complex process. Divorce in the U.S. often places a disproportionate ...
  • Social skills and siblings in India 

    Bomb, Pinky (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2005)
    Parents and teachers in India completed questionnaires giving details about the quality of children's sibling and peer relationships. Analyses of social skills of children with and without siblings revealed no significant ...