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  • The Last Days of the German Imperial High Seas Fleet 

    Shepherd, David Neil (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    "The German people did not understand the sea. In the hour of its destiny it did not use its fleet. To-day all that I can do for the fleet is to write its epitaph." | With these words Grand Admiral Alfred von Tirpitz, the ...
  • Myth and Experience in Contemporary Fiction: Individuation in Stephen Dedalus and Quentin Compson 

    Fallon, Marie Florence S.C. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1967)
    The Protestant theologian, Paul Tillich, analyzing the needs of moderns in The Courage to Be, sees twentieth century man as a rootless being who "has lost a meaningful world and a self which lives in meanings out of a ...
  • Catecholamine Synthesis by Cultured Beating Rat-Heart Cells 

    Henning, John Frederick (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    Techniques for culturing heart cells in vitro have until recent years been limited to inflexible experiments utilizing plasma clots, serum, and tissue extracts on heart tissue obtained from embryonic sources. Carrel (1912; ...
  • The Anguish of Ahasverus: The Legend of the Wandering Jew in English Romantic Literature 

    Hauser, Michael E. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    While the usual thesis may deal with a single author, this will not be the case with the present study. The Subject of this study will be a treatment of the influence of the Legend of the Wandering Jew on specific works ...
  • A Comparative Analysis of Four Basic Patterns of Style in Nineteenth-Century and Twentieth-Century British Expository Prose 

    Reisdorff, Karen Ann (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    The purpose of this thesis is to assess certain substantial similarities or differences between prose style as it existed in the nineteenth century and the prose style which characterizes the present century. The prose ...
  • A DNA Determination in Developing Chick Marginal Tissue 

    Nolder, Nancy Anne (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    During the early part of this century the Mendelian factors of inheritance were found to be localized in chromosomal filaments of deoxyribonucleic acid (DMA) located in the cell nucleus. These inheritance factors were also ...
  • Eleven Conditions on Ideals in Commutative Rings 

    Demars, Jay Aldmore (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    The purpose of this thesis is to compare eleven conditions which may be satisfied by ideals in commutative rings.
  • Peroxidase Content of Hela Cells During Radiation Injury and Recovery Processes 

    Martinez, Nick Jr. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    There is no doubt that hydrogen peroxide is the primary molecular product formed by the action of ionizing radiation on oxygenated water. Since living cells always contain and are usually bathed in high concentrations of ...
  • The Use of Classical Rhetoric in Alexander Pope's Epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot 

    Nedley, Virginia (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    The relationships between rhetorical analysis and literary criticism can best be described as strained. Part of this estrangement may be caused by the medium of literature. Words and language are primarily a means of ...
  • Albert Camus : Existentialist and Humanist 

    Schauls, Carole (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    During the two decades since World War II there has evolved a literary-philosophic movement which has been termed existentialism. Although the "ism" itself is new, its roots lie, admittedly, in the nineteenth century ...
  • Dickens: Primitive Propagandist 

    Sullivan, Jean (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    With nearly a full century having elapsed since the death of Charles Dickens, there is no doubt that he ranks today as one of the great novelists of the Victorian Age. However, his talents as an accomplished propagandist ...
  • The Viscometric Determination of the Extension of Polyacrylic Acid as a Function of pH 

    Greeley, David N. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    Similar to the concepts of electrolytic behavior among particles of low molecular weight, there exists a study of such behavior among particles of high molecular weight. Such particles are called macro-ions or polyions and ...
  • Rural Midwestern Public College Safe Ride Program Case Study 

    Kathy, Mohlfeld I. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2016-12-15)
    The central phenomenon researched in this case study was higher education administrators’ decisions to institutionalize a safe ride program at a small, rural college. The purpose of this single/within-site case study was ...
  • The Existence of K-Coefficient Fields in Commutative Algebras 

    Haddix, George F. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    This thesis is concerned with the following problem. | Let A be a commutative algebra over a subfield K of characteristic p /= 0. Let N be a maximal ideal of A and g the canonical homomorphism of A onto A/N. Denote A/N by ...
  • Lived Experiences of Islamic High School Graduates in The Chicagoland Area: A Phenomenological Study 

    Ali, Mir Rizwan (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017-02-22)
    Islamic high schools have existed in the Chicagoland area for a number of years. There has been no study studying the impact of the schools on the lives of graduates. The purpose of this study was to describe, analyze, and ...
  • The Influence of a Lean Transformation on Healthcare Chief Executive Officers' Leadership 

    Heising-Schultz, Rachelle (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017-02-10)
    This multiple case study focused on the topic of leadership transformation in the context of a Lean organizational transformation. The research concentrated on the influence of a Lean organizational transformation on a ...
  • The Ostministerium of Alfred Rosenberg: A Study of German Occupation Policy in the East 

    Mason, Anthony (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
    A fundamental problem in writing about Germans or Germany during the period 1933-45 is chronological. We are close to the period concerned; many of the actors, at least the secondary ones, are still living and part of the ...
  • The National Industrial Recovery Act 

    Lippert, Ludwig E. Jr. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1965)
    The National Industrial Recovery Act was perhaps the greatest social and economic experiment in the history of the United States. By its very nature, the Act was necessarily a process of trial, error, correction, and ...
  • Investigating "Return to Learn" Practices for Concussed Students: One Jesuit High School's Approach 

    Jordan, Paul D. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017-02-10)
    Student concussions have emerged as a national health and safety issue across the educational spectrum. Recent legislation in many states has fostered a more structured school response system in determining when a ...
  • Existence of Coefficient Fields in Quasi-Local Rings 

    Raymer, Judith Kathryn (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1965)
    In the study of local algebra many results concerning coefficient fields in local rings have been discovered. The concept of a local ring was first introduced by Krull, who defined a local ring as a commutative ring R in ...

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