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    • Bone Response to Cyclooxygenase Inhibition and Mechanical Loading 

      Hackfort, Bryan T.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      Bone is a dynamic tissue constantly adapting to daily mechanical forces. Suppressing the bone’s ability to adapt to increased forces may lead to insufficient strength and ultimately fracture. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory ...
    • The Book of Lost Things 

      Thieszen, Travis
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2009)
      Adapted from John Connolly's novel The Book of Lost Things
    • Books, Bibles, and Boosters: Colleges on the Urban Frontier of Nebraska Territory (1854-1867) 

      Wilhite, Ann L.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1977)
      The story of early Nebraska has often been told. It is the story of a rural frontier: of sod houses, cow chips, grasshopper plagues, and sun-bronzed farmers. Forgotten is that Nebraska in the beginning was also an urban ...
    • Botulism and Its Ophthalmic Lesions as Determined by Research With the Toxin of Clostridium Botulinum 

      Swab, Charles M.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1929)
      The subject of botulism has never received due consideration or study on the part of ophthalmologists, although recognition of the syndrome which involves the globe and its adnexa, is paramount in the clinical diagnosis ...
    • A Boundary Value Problem in C2 

      Metzger, Thomas A.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1967)
      Dirichlet's problem for a single complex variable may be stated thus: given a real valued function f which is continuous on the boundary of a region R, does there exist a function h such that it is harmonic on R, continuous ...
    • Brand coherence at a major multi-campus public research university: An exploratory case study 

      Zinkan, Rob
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2016)
      With increased competition and other market forces affecting higher education, branding has emerged as a strategic imperative for colleges and universities. Branding in academia faces many inherent challenges, including ...
    • Brandeis and Sunday Opening: A Case Study 

      Buntz, James R.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      In the spring of 1968, the top executives of J. L. Brandeis and Sons were considering increasing the hours of their retail stores to include Sunday opening. The competitive pressure applied by the opening of several discount ...
    • Breaking Precedent: Assessing the leadership behavior of young lawyers in Los Angeles, California 

      Besmer, Matthew T.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      This study used the Multifactor Leadership Questionnaire 5X-Short to assess the leadership behavior of young lawyers. The purpose of this quantitative study was to understand the type of leadership behaviors that young ...
    • Bret Harte’s Interpretation of the California Scene: According to Friendly and Adverse Critics 

      Durant, M. Richardis O.S.F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1948)
      The discovery of gold in Eldorado County hastened the development of California and imparted to its history special interest and romance.- "Not the united States alone, but the whole world caught the gold-fever, and a huge ...
    • Bridging the Gap Between Lay Educator Formation and Catholic Identity in Catholic Secondary Schools 

      Fussell, Ronald D., Jr.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2016)
      The decline in the presence of consecrated religious in Catholic diocesan secondary schools, and the emergence of lay educators as primary stakeholders in those settings, requires Catholic secondary school leaders to ...
    • Bridging the Gap in Workforce Readiness through Secondary Education 

      Casey-Hansen, Melissa A.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      Workforce readiness of entry-level employees was an age-old interdisciplinary concern not only for the business industry but also the education industry and the political arena as well. According to the United States ...
    • The British Cabinet Crisis of August, 1914 

      Pearey, Ellen Rose
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1951)
      This study is an attempt to present as nearly as possible a complete picture of the crisis in the British Cabinet, and the issues involved in it, on the eve of Britain's entry into World War I. There is only one work ...
    • British Defense Policy and its Critics, 1932-1939 

      Williams, Allan Derrick
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1971)
      It is the major misfortune of European civilization that no successful plan for international disarmament has ever been devised. In this century, as previously, nations of every political ideology have resorted to the force ...
    • British Foreign Policy from the Munich Conference to the Polish Guarantee: A Study in Imponderables 

      Himmelberg, Robert F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1958)
      Before the year succeeding the First World War, and reaching back to the time of Pitt, the great classic enunciator of British foreign policy, historians had enjoyed the phenomenon of a mighty power whose continental foreign ...
    • British Policy Toward the German Navy in the Aftermath of World War I 

      Shepherd, Colleen Leach
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1967)
      One much heralded cause of World War I has been cited as the intense naval rivalry between Britain and Germany. Various historians have stressed the destruction of German sea power as an important goal of British policy. ...
    • Bush Allowance: A Phenomenological Study on Sexual Exploitation of Schoolgirls by Male Teachers in Rural Schools in Northern Ghana 

      A. Alolo, Sahadatu
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2016)
      In a patriarchal society like Ghana, the gendered hierarchy and socially accepted views of masculinity and femininity have permeated the school environment, thereby making Ghanaian schools the prime site not only for the ...
    • Business Budgeting Theory, Research and Review 

      Howell, Raymond I.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1965)
      The process of business research is sometimes described as a four part process: | 1. Observation | 2. Formation of a hypothesis | 3. Testing of hypothesis | 4. Evaluation (and Implementation) | This paper, prepared for the ...
    • Business or Pleasure? Examining the Reasons Behind China's African Venture 

      Kreitlow, Brian C.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2007)
      The last decade has witnessed a marked increase in Chinese activity in Africa, characterized by an explosion in bilateral trade, investment, bilateral leadership visits and the commitment of Chinese peacekeeping troops to ...
    • Business Progressivism in Omaha: 1900 - 1917 

      Wilson, Richard K.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1977)
      During the first two decades of the twentieth century most urban areas in the United States experienced rapid expansion coupled with mounting problems. Political machines subverted democracy and institutionalized corruption, ...
    • Buying a Small Retail Business 

      Thelen, Boyce C.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1967)
      There are many opportunities in the small retail business field for an individual desiring to operate his own establishment. Retail business is a facinating and attractive field to many. It is easy to enter, requires little ...