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Title:A uniform look
Authors:Yasmain L. Konheim-Kalkstein
Periodical:American School Board Journal , v193, n8, 2006, p25-27.
Abstract:The article explores the issues associated with school uniforms, particularly in the areas of violence prevention, school climate and finances. The arguments presented by supporters and opponents of school uniforms are discussed. Proponents have said that school uniforms have many benefits such as the fact that it can lead to improved discipline and classroom behavior and increased school attendance. Opponents, however, argue that requiring school uniforms violates students' rights and that uniforms are not responsible for decreased violence. In exploring the advantages and disadvantages in requiring school uniforms, this article highlights several researches and articles associated with the issue.

Title:Use of a classroom honor code in higher education
Authors:Yasmain L. Konheim-Kalkstein
Periodical:Journal of Credibility Assessment and Witness Psychology, v7, n3, 2006, p169-179.
Title:Comparison of honor code and non-honor code classrooms at a non-honor code university
Authors:Yasmain L. Konheim-Kalkstein, MA Stellmack, ML Shilkey
Periodical:Journal of College and Character, v9, n8, 2008, p1-13.
Title:The effect of incentives on cognitive processing of text
Authors:Yasmain L. Konheim-Kalkstein, P. van den Broek
Periodical:Discourse Processes, v45, n8, 2008, 180-194.
Abstract:This study examines the effect of incentives, a motivational manipulation, on cognitive processes of reading. Extrinsic motivation was manipulated through the use of monetary incentives to assess its effect on information processing in reading.

Title:The effect of visual representation on Bayesian decision making and Bayesian reasoning
Authors:Yasmain L. Konheim-Kalkstein, Amanda Miles
Periodical:Sentience, v1, 2008, p1-6.

Chapter Title:Risk communication: a complex process
Title: Genetic counseling practice: advanced concepts and skills
Author:Yasmain L. Konheim-Kalkstein

Editors:B.S. Leroy, P. McCarthy Veach, D.M. Bartels
Publisher:Wiley, 2010

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