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March 2014

Dissertations

  1. RINGELHEIM, JULIE
    The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Psychology, Clinical, Psy.D., 134
    Subjects: 2012
  2. CINITE, INTA
    Carleton University (Canada), Business Administration, Management, Ph.D., 492
    Subjects: 2006
  3. RIPAT, PAULINE LAURA
    University of Washington, History, Ancient, Ph.D., 340
    Subjects: 2003
  4. FALL, MOHAMMAD M.
    Howard University, Mass Communications, Ph.D., 244
    Subjects: 2001
  5. BREGSTEIN, LINDA BETH
    University of Pennsylvania, History, Ancient, PH.D., 1147
    Subjects: 1993
  6. WU, KUANG-WEN
    Lynn University, Business Administration, Marketing, Ph.D., 239
    Subjects: 2006
    LEBLANC, MARC JEREMY
    Yale University, History, Ancient, Ph.D., 964
    Subjects: 2011
  7. THOMAS, LINDA STEEDLY
    East Carolina University, Health Sciences, Nursing, Ph.D., 147
    Subjects: 2010
  8. CHRISTESEN, DAVID ALLEN
    University of Minnesota, Business Administration, Management, Ph.D., 109
    Subjects: 2008
    WARREN, CLINTON J.
    University of Minnesota, Business Administration, Sports Management, Ph.D., 158
    Subjects: 2011
  9. KOSLOWSKY, DAVID
    University of Manitoba (Canada), Economics, Finance, Ph.D., 242
    Subjects: 2009
  10. BETTS, ANASTASIA L.
    Regent University, Education, Educational Psychology, Ph.D., 182
    Subjects: 2012
  11. KOH, SHANA E.
    The Claremont Graduate University, Education, Teacher Training, Ph.D., 129
    Subjects: 2008
  12. KOURELIS, KONSTANTINOS
    University of Pennsylvania, Anthropology, Archaeology, Ph.D., 654
    Subjects: 2003
  13. PIKE, JOEL EDWIN
    The University of Wisconsin - Madison, Business Administration, Accounting, Ph.D., 180
    Subjects: 2003
  14. GORDON, DAVID HENRY
    The University of Mississippi, Psychology, Clinical, Ph.D., 61
    Subjects: 2002
  15. ROSO, CARLO ARISTODEMO
    University of Kentucky, Engineering, Mechanical, Ph.D., 328
    Subjects: 1997
  16. FECHTER, STEVEN JEROME
    City University of New York, Theater, PH.D., 319
    Subjects: 1993
  17. BRYSON, KAREN DIANE LOKELANI
    Fielding Graduate University, Psychology, Social, Ph.D., 374
    Subjects: 2005
    CARDOSI, CYNTHIA A.
    University of Virginia, Education, Educational Psychology, Ph.D., 173
    Subjects: 2006
  18. NOONE, DIANA COLOMBO
    University of Maryland, Baltimore, Social Work, Ph.D., 126
    Subjects: 2000
  19. MARLAR, MICHELLE
    New York University, Art History, Ph.D., 387
    Subjects: 2009
    ZANUTTO, LAUREN NICOLE
    Alliant International University, Psychology, General, Ph.D., 84
    Subjects: 2015
  20. KIRKLAND, KIM D.
    Bowling Green State University, Education, Administration, Ed.D., 269
    Subjects: 2009
  21. LUCAS, LISA D.
    West Virginia University, Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Ed.D., 197
    Subjects: 2009

Masters Theses

  1. Organizational strategies that inspire and improve employee retention and morale
    SALIBA, SORAYA, Royal Roads University (Canada), 2007, M.A.
    Subjects: Business Administration, Management
  2. A study of customer satisfaction factors and employee satisfaction in the hospitality industry
    NOVIKOVA, KSENIA, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 2009, M.S.
    Subjects: Recreation
  3. Content analysis of images of Muslims and Islam in American media: The 1970s through the 1990s
    PARADY, VIDA AULIA, California State University, Fresno, 1999, M.A.
    Subjects: Mass Communications
  4. Exploring the effects of scarcity, impulse buying, and product returning behavior in the fast fashion environment among female fashion conscious consumers
    CHATVIJIT, SASIKARN, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2012, M.S.
    Subjects: Business Administration, Marketing
  5. Disney princess "2.0": A feminist critique of Disney's newest generation of princesses
    ROME, JENNIFER M., University of Nebraska at Omaha, 2013, M.A.
    Subjects: Speech Communication
  6. Social Media's Influence on Political Engagement: Examining the use of Facebook & Twitter in Alberta
    RONTYNEN, CHRISTINA IRENE PAULA, University of Calgary (Canada), 2011, M.A.
    Subjects: Mass Communications
  7. The portrayal of gender over time in Disney animated films
    GRAY, ROBERT JOHN STEPHEN, University of Kansas, 2013, M.S.
    Subjects: Mass Communications
  8. Emergency shelter
    MERCHANT, KAPIL, State University of New York at Buffalo, 2006, M.Arch.
    Subjects: Architecture
  9. The potential impact of legalizing marijuana
    YU, SZ-DE, University of Missouri - Kansas City, 2005, M.S.
    Subjects: Sociology, Criminology and Penology
  10. Social media and the Fortune 500: How the Fortune 500 uses, perceives and measures social media as a marketing tool
    GRAINGER, JESSE, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2010, M.A.
    Subjects: Mass Communications
  11. Disaster relief transitional emergency shelter: Environmental and structural analysis of two prefab modular emergency shelters for three different Californian climate zones
    RATHI, VASUDHA, University of Southern California, 2010, M.B.S.
    Subjects: Architecture
  12. Employee motivation, satisfaction and productivity: A study of the workplace
    GUTHRIE, YVONNE MICHELLE, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 1999, M.A.
    Subjects: Speech Communication
    The Effects of Watson's Theory of Caring and the Nurse Utilization of Caring Attributes's theory of caring and the nurse utilization of caring attributes
    OWENS, MARY MICHAELE, Gardner-Webb University, 2013, M.S.N.
    Subjects: Health Sciences, Nursing
    College students' perceptions of responsibility for learning
    BISHOP, VALERIE ANNE, University of Toronto (Canada), 2003, M.A.
    Subjects: Education, Community College
  13. A comparative study of indigenous female identity in the Roman provinces of Britain and Egypt
    BRISCOE, KELLI THOMERSON, Southern Methodist University, 2010, M.A.
    Subjects: History, Ancient
    Green products and green marketing: Factors affecting consumers' purchases of green products
    DONIKINI, RAJYALAXMI, Tennessee State University, 2013, M.S.
    Subjects: Economics, Agricultural
  14. Evolution of leadership theories
    MASLANKA, ANN M., Grand Valley State University, 2004, M.S.
    Subjects: Sociology, Theory and Methods
  15. College success and selected psychosocial factors: A study of students at a southwestern regional university
    WHISTLER, BLISS ALI, Angelo State University, 2003, M.S.
    Subjects: Psychology, Personality
    Moderators of short-term and working memory deficits in children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): A meta-analytic review
    KASPER, LISA J., Oklahoma State University, 2011, M.S.
    Subjects: Psychology, Cognitive
    What is the perceived impact of social media on personal relationships in adolescence?
    SEXTON, SAMANTHA, Gonzaga University, 2011, M.A.
    Subjects: Speech Communication
  16. Gender discrimination in the workplace
    CHILDS, SHEENA, State University of New York Empire State College, 2012, M.A.
    Subjects: Women's Studies
  17. Flipped Classroom: Effects on Achievement and Student Perception
    SCHWANKL, ERIC R., Southwest Minnesota State University, 2013, M.S.E.
    Subjects: Education, Mathematics
  18. Relationships among cognitive-linguistic skills, fluency interventions and reading comprehension in third grade inner city children
    RADVILLE, KATHARINE, MGH Institute of Health Professions, 2008, M.S.
    Subjects: Education, Reading
    Reflective practice in the nursing profession
    HARTMAN, RAE-ANN M., Royal Roads University (Canada), 2004, M.A.
    Subjects: Health Sciences, Nursing
  19. Implementing Lean Manufacturing into newspaper production operations
    ENGUM, MARIANNE, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2009, M.S.
    Subjects: Mass Communications