Guide to the Physical Education Program Theses, 1977-1994
Norwich University Archives
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Northfield, VT 05663
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Summary Creator Norwich University. Physical Education Program Title Physical Education Program Theses Dates 1977-1994 Extent 3 Boxes (3 linear feet)
About the Collection
The collection includes written comprehensive examinations of various aspects of physical education and of education in general. These theses represent the terminal projects of students completing requirements for their M.Ed. degrees. An alphabetical list of authors, along with the titles and dates of their theses, can be found in the content listing below. The theses were received by the library 8 January 2004 and were transferred to the university archives.
About the Physical Education Program
The master of education degree program in physical education offered specialization in the administration of physical education and athletics or in athletic training. The terminal project for the M.Ed. degree was a written comprehensive examiniation of both physical education and education. The program operated within the division of education and general studies.
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Many items in the University Archives are one-of-a-kind resources that are not likely to be available anywhere but here. For this reason, forming citations for archival sources is a little different than for books and periodicals. If you need to cite anything from this collection, follow the format below: Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Physical Education Program Theses, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Abbiati, Judy, "Surveying the Need for Athletic Training in Secondary Schools of New England," 1987, p. 22. Physical Education Program Theses Collection, Box 1, Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT.
Extent: 3 Boxes (3 linear feet) Collection Location: Archives B4.2 Language(s) of Material: English Repository: Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, 158 Harmon Dr., Northfield, VT 05663 USA, Phone: 802.485.2947, Fax: 802.485.2173, email@example.com
Box 1 Abbiati, Judy. Surveying the need for athletic training in secondary schools of New England. 1987 Accornero, Barry. A design for a comprehensive seasonal training program for competitive swimmers at Norwich University. 1980 Aldrich, Barry. A redesign of the Norwich University intramural handbook. 1983 Arduini, Vincent S. A design of the triple-t combo offense based on an analysis of the wishbone, veer and Delaware wing-t offenses. 1979 Bassinder, Dean P. Analysis of infectious mononucleosis in relation to safe athletic participation. Undated Bender, Michael A. Design of a comprehensive recruiting program for Norwich basketball. 1986 Bogaczyk, Matthew J. The effects of stress and burnout on in-season wrestlers in 1990-1991 at Norwich University. 1991 Bradley, Kevin E. Theories and ideas of the offensive passing attack in football. 1986 Brigham, John H. The development of a high school wrestling program. 1990 Cahill, William D. Ten hockey game objectives: leading to winning results. 1992 Cassin, Daniel J. An analytical study of the historical development of health care assistance programs in the United States. Undated Chinn, James H. Is physical education teaching fitness knowledge and does fitness knowledge bring about exercise? 1993 Chisholm, Russell W. The sociological value of senior high school sports. 1993 Choquette, Marcel. Parents’ roles in Vermont high school varsity athletics. 1991 Cirelli, Anthony J. (see Michael L. Heath) Clark, Dennis M. A study to determine the effect of progressive resistance exercise on self-concept. 1977 Clickner, Keith O. and Michael O. Smith. A competency-based design for a selected health, physical education, and recreation curriculum. Undated Clouatre, Mary M. and Patricia A. Sigle. A physical training program designed to provide maximum performance potential for females participating in the army physical readiness test. 1983 Cocozza, Kyle L. The special olympics: an historical analysis of the deelopment stages. Undated Coleman, Douglas R. Violence in professional hockey and its influences on the lower levels of competition: an explanation. 1990 Conklin, Christopher J. Fundraising for small college athletic departments. 1993 Coughlin, Arthur C. A design of a progressive teaching program based on an analysis of the fundamental techniques and mechanics involved in hitting a baseball. Undated Coyne, Lizanne M. Women as intercollegiate coaches and athletic administrators: the long term struggle for parity in New England’s division I, II, and III institutions. 1991 Creswell, Joanne J. Conditioning programs and rehabilitations: contributions to the prevention of athletic injuries. 1992 Creswell, Joanne J. Strength development and injury sustainment. 1992 Crimmins, Michael and Timothy Frame. A design of a comprehensive preseason football training program. 1981 Culina, Paul J. The effects of exercise on the ability of two methods of taping and one method of bracing on limiting rnage of motion at the ankle. 1993 Dasti, Joseph C. Guidelines for the development and implementation of drug education and prevention programs for the small college athletic department. 1993 Dawson, Leah J. Simultaneous strength and endurance training. 1994 DeBella, Joseph (see James DiBenedetto) DiBenedetto, James and Joseph DeBella. The design of a flexibility-based strength program. 1981 Donovan, Kimberly A. Proposition 48: friend or foe? 1992 Dozibrin, Carol. An analysis of professional education certification procedures relative to their implications for legal liability. 1987 Drachenberg, Debra L. An analysis of the three trimesters in pregnancy and the effects of exercise during each trimester and parturition. 1981 Dziedzic, John. A study to determine the effects of an in-season upper body weight training program on the development of selected hockey skills. 1983 Earl, Kevin P. [No title page and no date. The paper pertains to a study that illustrates the effects of weight training on psychological behavior. Found with paper of Mark D. Ossont] Box 2 Falvey, John. Attacking the 5-2 and college 4-3 defenses with the split back veer offense. 1989 Fernandez, Lisa M. A comparative study of static stretching versus proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation hold-relax technique for increasing flexibility. 1981 Fernandez, Phillip C. An analysis of the Soviet model of ice hockey development. 1988 Ford, Peter A. Cryotherapy: utilizing sensory perception to determine duration of cold whirlpool treatment, 1988 Frame, Timothy (see Michael Crimmins) Frank, Ronald E. Peak performance training for wrestlers: what does the future hold for coaches? 1991 French, Brian. A study to determine the positive effects of intercollegiate athletic participation on academic achievement. Undated Gage, Tammy L. Use of plyometrics to improve leg strength in relation to vertical jump and punting distance in college athletes over an eight week period. 1989 Gavin, James D. An analysis of the methodology of the mechanics involved in the fundamental skills of skating, stickhandling, passing and shooting in the game of hockey. 1980 Gavin, William P. and Carl T. Rennie. A model for a competency based physical education service program. Undated Gee, Raymond A. An analysis of the college football recruiting process. 1992 Geshan, Andrew J. Managing practices of an athletic equipment room in northern New England at the division III collegiate level. Undated Gilman, Jeffrey A. An analysis of coaching methodology relative to maximum performance level in wrestling. 1983 Goodchild, Joanne E. Physiological effects of cryotherapy on blood flow. 1992 Goodstein, Roger J. and David P. O’Neil. A design of a resource guide for the development of a faculty manual for the Norwich University division of education. Undated Heath, Michael L. and Anthony J. Cirelli. The development of a resource manual for the Norwich University HPERA department. 1988 Jones, Brian R. M. A study to determine the strength gain from the properly performed exercises weight training program. 1983 Karkoska, Frank. A study to determine the effect of a specific isotonic weight training program on the development of speed of movement in the lower extremity. Undated Keenan, Peter. Rushing headlong into battle: a look at football related spinal cord injuries. 1992 Kelley, Richard J. An analysis of philosophical tendencies relative to levels of coaching success. 1988 Kelly, James M. A descriptive study of tolerance levels in male and female athletes who participated in the intercollegiate basketball program at Norwich University. 1979 Kietzman, Howard W. The design of an assessment instrument to determine the status of Title IX compliance in athletic programs in public secondary schools. Undated Knight, Scott C. The contributing factors associated with violence in football: an analytical study. 1988 Krupa, James C. An investigation of the causes, treatment and prevention of compartment stress syndrome in the lower leg. 1986 Lannaville, Julie A. An analysis of women in athletic leadership positions. 1987 LaTerza, Anthony L. A career guide for the health, physical education and recreation professions. 1983 LaVarnway, Nancy E. The development of an administrative resource manual to facilitate the design of a structured approach to the P.I.P. selection interview process. 1986 Lynch, Kevin P. How to construct, maintain and allocate budgets in athletic departments. 1993 McCann, Robert. A study to determine the most practical and efficient college football formation based on an analysis of the Delaware, wishbone, “I,” and veer formations. 1980 McManus, Gregory J. An analysis of high school coaching certification requirements and procedures. 1989 McMullen, Arne T. Study of related administrative responsibilities and organizational structures within community, commercial and YMCA organizations. Undated Manferdini, Kevin A. A comparative study to determine the effectiveness of two selected football helmets in the reduction of head and related neck injuries. 1978 (bound with duplicate copy of Michael P. Stevenson thesis) Mangler, Adrienne. Attrition factors in women’s softball in the anthracite region of Pennsylvania after high school graduation. 1992 Martin, Robert F. The effects of violence in professional hockey on amateur hockey players. 1992 Miller, Elizabeth M. A design for a progressive preseason basketball program for women. 1980 Moran, David S. The corruption of college football and the reforms necessary to rectify the situation. 1992 Murphy, Terry. Measurable differences in coaching philosophies for interdependent team sports and independent team sports, 1990-1991 Murtha, John P. and Ralph Naples. An analysis of high school drug and alcohol policies for student athletes. 1993 Naples, Ralph (see John P. Murtha) Nelson, Marc P. Study, comparison and design of weight training and conditioning programs for division III football. 1990 Noonan, Richard J. An analysis of the psychological qualities inherent in specific athletic somatotypes as they relate to the attributes of distress and eustress. 1988 Box 3 O’Donnell, Tom. An analysis of the negative work repetition in weight training exercises and its relationship to total muscular development. Undated Olson, Michael. An analysis of sport research: its impact on the social system. 1982 O’Neil, David P. (see Roger J. Goodstein) O’Neill, LeRoy T. Pass defense for college football: a comparison between man-to-man and end zone coverage. 1985 Ornato, Michael H. A study to determine the effects of vitamin supplementation and performance upon selected wrestlers. 1981 Ossont, Mark D. An analysis of factors relative to athletic injuries at the secondary school level in the state of Vermont from January 1980-October 1982. Undated Pizzimenti, Salvatore. A design of a universal coaching philosophy based on an analysis of the major educational philosophies. 1980 Priestap, Bill. Signed, SEALed, and delivered. 1992 Rector, Russell H. The affects of swimming pool running-form drills on the success of track and field sprinters. 1992 Rennie, Carl T. (see William P. Gavin) Risley, Bruce C. A comparison study to determine the positive or negative effects of ankle taping vs. ankle wrapping techniques relative to the prevention of inversion sprains. 1985 Ruffing, Larry. The affects of basketball practice times on players’ game performance. 1992 Schelter, Elizabeth L. The effects of electrical muscle stimulation on normal healthy skeletal muscle. 1990 Schiavo, Raymond L. A comprehensive guide for the development of a collegiate northeast baseball program. Undated Schiavo, Vince. An analysis of violent aggressive acts off the field of play in relation to the attitudes and training of New England college division three collision and non-collision sport athletes. Undated Seney, Edward W. Design of a comprehensive manual for ice rink management. 1986 Shepardson, Daniel J. An analysis of a decade of legal decisions relative to their impact on teacher liability and due process on the education system of Vermont. Undated Sigle, Patricia A. (see Mary M. Clouatre) Simpson, Michael A. A study to determine the effectiveness of reading programs designed to improve the level of reading ability at grade levels six through nine in selected schools. 1979 Smith, Michael O. (see Keith O. Clickner) Sommerville, Mark. Effect of plyometric training on vertical jump of collegiate soccer players. 1989 Stevenson, Michael P. A review and analysis of the historical development of athletics in the American college. 1978 Stewart, Warren D. The effects of videotape analysis on the acquisition and development of a wrestling skill. 1992 Sula, Richard L. Plyometrics vs weight training pertaining to the vertical jump in men’s basketball. 1990 Sweeney, John J. An analysis of the social, psychological, physiological, and educational implications regarding the development of the black athlete as it reflects a progressive trend toward equality of recognition in American athletics. 1978 Szostkiewicz, Beth C. A comparison of coaching qualities and characteristics by female athletes and administrators including gender preference. 1990 Taft, Mary M. A study to determine the psychological and sociological factors contributing to the longevity of professional baseball players. 1980 Troy, William F. An analysis and discussion on the run and shoot offense in football. 1990 Verdelli, Guido O. A comprehensive investigation into the basic principles of soccer for a novice coach. 1986 Vorrius, Steven A. Trends in corporate health and fitness programs. Undated Walko, David S. The design of a preseason training and conditioning program for collegiate varsity baseball pitchers. Undated Ward, James. A strength and conditioning program for the division III ice hockey player. 1987 Welch, Shelly A. Inversion sprains, a comparative study: the instability of the lateral aspect of the ankle in correlation to overall joint ligament laxity. 1990 Winslow, William L. Mental health objectives as a guide to curriculum design. Undated Young, David R. Study of fitness assessment and predictive values for absenteeism. 1990 Zanella, Eugene. Chondromalacia patellae and its relationship with adolescent athletes. 1989
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