Biology and Society Theses
These are Undergraduate Honors Theses for the Biology and Society Major in the College of Human Ecology.
(2009-06-19)As people age, cognitive abilities decline, while emotional processing abilities remain intact, or even improve (e.g., Fung & Carstensen, 2003). This experiment examined the influence of emotion on the recall of false ...
The Confluence of Practice, Philosophy, Work Space and Education: A Case Study of Four Contemporary Midwives in Central New York (2009-06-19)Despite the fact that the United States spends more money on maternity care than most other industrialized nations, it continues to have higher infant mortality rates than economically equivalent countries (Rooks, 1997). ...
Social Resource Management After Gastric Bypass Surgery: How Patients Construct Social Situations as They Strive Toward Weight Loss (2009-06-19)Weight loss surgery involves major changes in physical, psychological, and social aspects of a person?s life. This project sought to identify and understand how gastric bypass patients interpret and use social resources ...