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Cognitive processes in the development of children's appreciation of humor.
A Children's Mirth Response Test consisting of 25 cartoons was constructed and administered to 64 children of average intellect in the second, third, fourth, and fifth grades. The overall findingsExpand
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The Modern American Presidency
When the first edition of this book appeared in 2003, it was chosen as a Main Selection of both the Book-of-the-Month Club and History Book Club and quickly became the standard work on the modernExpand
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America in the progressive era, 1890-1914
America in the Progressive Era, 1890-1914 provides a readable, analytical narrative of the emergence, influence, and decline of the spirit of progressive reform that animated American politics andExpand
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The Presidency of William McKinley
In this interpretation of the McKinley presidency Lewis L. Gould contends that William McKinley was the first modern president. Making use of extensive original research in manuscript collections inExpand
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The Reshaping of the National Labor Relations Board: National Labor Policy in Transition, 1937–1947 . By James A. Gross. Albany, State University of New York Press, 1982. Pp. vi + 381. $44.00.
movement, the author has concentrated on the so-called "free" or social-democratic organizations. In size, power, and political influence, they were clearly the dominant trade union organizations upExpand
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Cognitive challenge as a factor in children's humor appreciation.
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The Progressive Era
Emerging historians inspect the roots, politics, and politicians of American Progressivism as well as the urban and environmental reforms effected during this era. Bibliogs.
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The First Modern Clash over Federal Power
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