Vol 2011 no 1

Literature

The Reluctant Pilgrim:  Allusions to Spiritual Images and Themes in J. R. R. Tolkien’s  “Leaf by Niggle.”

Suellen Alfred, English Education, Tennessee Technological University

Refocusing the Kaleidoscope: The Protagonists Who Illuminate Mollie Hunter’s Journey

Susan A. Cooper, Professor of Education, Wesley College

The Legacy of Darwin in the Land of Robert Frost

Nancy Nahra, Professor of Humanities, Champlain College

The Reluctant Pilgrim:  Allusions to Spiritual Images and Themes in J. R. R. Tolkien’s  “Leaf by Niggle.”

Suellen Alfred, Professor, English Education, Tennessee Technological University

Children’s Health, Rights and Literature

Factors Involved in the Vitamin Fortification of Foods

Paul L. Bond, Jr., Assistant Professor, Victory University

Postpartum Obesity: The Root Problem of Childhood Obesity?     

Valencia Browning Keen and Claudia Sealey Potts

American Education’s Beginnings

Lisa A. Hazlett, Professor of Secondary Education, The University of South Dakota

Bringing Culture to Life through Children’s Literature:  The Mississippi Delta in the 1930’s

Peggy F. Hopper, Associate Professor, Mississippi State University

Allusions to Culture and Religion in Hispanic American Children’s Literature

Judy A. Leavell, Associate Professor, St. Edward’s University

Positive Role Models vs. Bullies: Can They Be Distinguished By Following Articulate Animals  Into Worlds of Suspended Disbelief?

Dr. Suzanne (Evagash) Miller, Professor of Education, Point Park University

How Firm A Foundation? Comparing The Bush and Obama Faith-Based Initiatives

Georgia A. Persons, Professor, School of Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology

Integrated, Articulated Fitness and Health Curriculum and Methods of Evaluation

Wendy E. S. Repovich, Associate Professor and Director, Exercise Science, Eastern Washington University

Integrating the Rights of the Child with the Responsibility of the Parent

Carolyn L. Scholz, Lecturer, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Connecticut

Family-Centred Care: Effective Care Delivery or Sacred Cow?

Linda Shields, Professor of Paediatric and Child Health Nursing, Curtin University

Factors Involved in the Vitamin Fortification of Foods
Paul L. Bond, Jr., Assistant Professor, Victory University