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    • The Haldane Mission, The Final Attempt to Settle Amicably the Anglo-German Naval Rivalry 

      Potter, John Patrick (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1950)
      "We all know that blood is assuredly about to be shed, and the longer we wait the more there will be. Few, however, have the courage to imitate Frederick the Great, and not one dares the deed. " |All attempts by the ...
    • Half Way Home 

      Fiedler, Marta (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Half Way Home is a collection of essays dealing with issues of family, relationships, identity, and surviving trauma. In these essays, the author struggles to make peace with her father’s age and declining health, her ...
    • Harry S. Truman and Civil Rights 

      Kuncel, Harriet J. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      This paper will investigate the Truman administration as a landmark in the history of the development of civil rights in the United States. The following points will highlight the role of Harry S. Truman in the continuing ...
    • Harry S. Truman and the Potsdam Conference 

      Ruddy, T. Michael (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1970)
      In writing this thesis on the Potsdam Conference, I have attempted to explain the significance and events of the conference from the point of view of the United States delegation. In particular, I have tried to show Harry ...
    • Having It All For Working Professional Mothers: A Qualitative Study 

      Mozzar, Michelle (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      The crossroads where career and family intersect has become increasingly more complex through the workplace shifts that have occurred over the last several decades. The modern family of today can take on many forms, and ...
    • Hawthorne the Preternaturalist 

      Oenbring, M. Arsenia O.S.B. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1939)
      At the time when romanticism was at its height in America, such writers as Poe, Hawthorne, Emerson, Lowell, Longfellow, Whittier were making their influence felt. |Prom these authors the writer has chosen Nathaniel Hawthorne ...
    • Healing the Conflict from Within: Wisdom from Buddhists, Taoists, and Christian Mystics for the Environmental Crisis 

      Edmonds, Theresa J. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      This Thesis examines the environmental crisis’s sources, consequences, and antidotes through the lens of Buddhists, Taoists, and Christian mystics. The teachings of the individuals from these three wisdom traditions, while ...
    • Health Programs in Four Large Public School Systems 

      Koory, M. Paul (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1955)
      Most schools have health programs and policies. Written or unwritten, consistent or inconsistent, these policies and programs affect the present and future welfare of all school personnel, as well as students, and the ...
    • Heats of Neutralization of Sodium and Potassium Hydroxides with Sulfuric and Hydrochloric Acids Measured in an Ice Calorimeter 

      McCarten, John B. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1960)
      The heat evolved when a strong acid and a strong base react together in dilute solution affords a test in favor of Hess’s theory of ionization. In the case of the interaction of HC1 with KOH, or NaOH, in solution there is ...
    • Heavy Quark Jet Rest Frame Identification Technique and Incoherent Phi Analysis AT ALICE 

      Batalkin, Gleb (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      Using the ALICE analysis framework, this thesis studies a novel rest frame jet identification technique as well as the photo-nuclear production of the Phi meson in Ultra Peripheral Collisions (UPCs) at ALICE. A unique jet ...
    • Heirlooms 

      Sindelar, Nathan (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Heirlooms is a collection of short prose works written and edited while attending Creighton University’s MFA program. The pieces range in length—some less than one hundred words, none longer than a few pages—and each, the ...
    • Hemingway's Existential World : The Analogues Between the Fiction of Ernest Hemingway and the Philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre 

      Hoden, Leroy (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      It is the purpose of this study to analyze the fiction of Ernest Hemingway in order to bring to light a certain philosophical thread which runs through, and serves to unify, a major portion of his writings. Since this ...
    • Henry James in the Debate on an American Literature 

      Peterson, Marvin Venzil (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      A practicing literary critic during most of his career. Henry James believed literary criticism the cumulative and cuminative literary art. As a "compromise between the philosopher and the historian," James wrote, the ...
    • Herbert H. Asquith and the Decision for War, 1914 

      Sunderland, Patricia (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1962)
      During the first six months of 1914, the Liberal Government of Great Britain faced a series of harassing domestic problems. In January, a rupture in the Cabinet over the issue of Naval Increases appeared imminent. No sooner ...
    • High School Teachers' Perceptions of Safety in Rural High Schools 

      Gilliland, Brandon M. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      School safety continues to be a contentious issue in American society. Teachers|employed in two different high schools, one located in Illinois and the other located in Alabama, were surveyed in order to ascertain if the ...
    • High-Stake Testing as a Barrier to Technology Integration 

      Matty, Jeffrey Alan (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      The purpose of this study was to analyze the lesson plans of high school teachers for technology integration in high-stake tested and non-tested contexts. The aim of this research was to provide information and recommendations ...
    • Higher Than God 

      Segrist, Samuel (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2011)
      Higher than God is a collection of twelve pieces of fiction in a variety of formats such as modern short story prose, the memoir, the epistolary, poetry, and more experimental forms such as the Choose-Your-Own-Adventure ...
    • The Highwall Lighthouse and Other Stories 

      Snedeker, Shelby (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      “The Highwall Lighthouse and Other Stories” includes the title story, as well as four other short stories, “The Walk to the Lighthouse,” “Sea of Glass,” “The Siren Show,” and “On Becoming the Sky and Sea”. Readers have ...
    • A Histological Study of the Effects of Controlled Freezing on Human Gingival Tissue 

      Plotzke, Anthony Edward (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1972)
      The destructive effect of cold on living tissues has been known for centuries. One of the earliest therapeutic applications of cold involved its anesthetic properties. Napoleon's surgeons amputated limbs painlessly on ...
    • Histomorphometric Analysis of Bone in Healthy, Young Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus 

      Armas, Laura A. G. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2011)
      Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (DM) have markedly increased risk of fracture, but little is known about abnormalities in bone micro-architecture or remodeling properties that might give insight into the pathogenesis ...