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Measuring gratitude in youth: assessing the psychometric properties of adult gratitude scales in children and adolescents.
Before the developmental trajectory, outcomes, and related interventions of gratitude can be accurately and confidently studied among the youth, researchers must ensure that they haveExpand
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Nice Thinking! An Educational Intervention That Teaches Children to Think Gratefully
Abstract. Gratitude is essential to social life and well-being. Although research with youth populations has gained momentum recently, only two gratitude interventions have been conducted in youth,Expand
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On the Quadratic Convergence of the Levenberg-Marquardt Method without Nonsingularity Assumption
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This paper extends the result of Yamashita and Fukushima by using μk=||F(xk)||δ, where δ∈[1,2] is the Levenberg-Marquardt parameter. Expand
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Testing the efficacy of a new procedure for reducing faking on personality tests within selection contexts.
The authors propose a new procedure for reducing faking on personality tests within selection contexts. This computer-based procedure attempts to identify and warn potential fakers early on duringExpand
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Convergence Properties of a Self-adaptive Levenberg-Marquardt Algorithm Under Local Error Bound Condition
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We propose a new self-adaptive Levenberg-Marquardt algorithm for the system of nonlinear equations F(x) = 0. Expand
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Convergence Rate of The Trust Region Method for Nonlinear Equations Under Local Error Bound Condition
  • Jinyan Fan
  • Computer Science, Mathematics
  • Comput. Optim. Appl.
  • 1 June 2006
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In this paper, we present the new trust region method for nonlinear equations with the trust region converging to zero. Expand
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Longitudinal examination of the role of goal orientation in cross-cultural adjustment.
In this longitudinal study, the authors introduced goal orientation theory to the study of cross-cultural adjustment. The authors examined relationships among dispositional goal orientation,Expand
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The effects of early socialization experiences on content mastery and outcomes: A mediational approach
Abstract This field study examined how early socialization experiences affect new employee mastery of socialization content and socialization outcomes. New employees reported the realism of theirExpand
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The modified Levenberg-Marquardt method for nonlinear equations with cubic convergence
  • Jinyan Fan
  • Computer Science, Mathematics
  • Math. Comput.
  • 2012
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We propose a modified Levenberg-Marquardt method for nonlinear equations, in which not only a LM step but also an approximate LM step are computed at every iteration. Expand
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A modified trust region algorithm for nonlinear equations with new updating rule of trust region radius
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In this article, we present a trust region algorithm for the nonlinear equations with a new updating rule of the trust region radius, which takes some function of the residual. Expand
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