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    • Factors of Giving to a Midwestern University 

      Scott, Brett A.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      The purpose of this quantitative study was to investigate the factors that contribute to alumnae/i giving at a Midwestern university. Creswell’s (2014) post-positivist perspective was used as the theoretical framework, ...
    • Factors Predicting Public Support or Opposition in Israel for the Creation of a Palestinian State 

      Ahmed, Selwa
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2008)
      In this thesis I discus the ethno-national conflict in Israel. I submit that the conflict is a dangerous one and it should be studied and analyzed in order to provide the International System with better understanding of ...
    • Factors to Consider for a Mobile Home Park 

      Olson, Marvin P. Jr.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      Adequate housing is and probably will continue to be one of the Nation's major problems. Conventional construction methods do not appear to offer an adequate solution in that labor costs are so high that homes built ...
    • Faculty Perceptions of a High-poverty, High-Performing School 

      Colby, Tara
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      This qualitative case study investigated faculty perceptions of a high-poverty, high-performing school in a Midwestern town in Indiana. The study sought to identify practices and organizational structures that faculty ...
    • Father Anastasius Czech and the Poles of Nebraska 

      Kozlowski, Mary Concordia O.S.F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1931)
      To write the history of the Polish settlements of Nebraska with a view to showing how a group of Europeans with all their foreign characteristics, through honest effort moved by the spirit of heroic courage to brave the ...
    • Father Cataldo, S.J. 

      Nanfito, Lucia V.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1942)
      I write the life of a man who has long been buried in the soil and territory which was once known as the Rocky Mountain Missions. This man came from a humble family. He was born on the island of Sicily which has no true ...
    • The fear motif in the poetry of Robert Frost 

      Andrews, Robert Earle
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1964)
      INTRODUCTION:|Historians of the future may well take their cue from W. H. Auden and refer to the first six decades of the Twentieth Century as the "Age of Anxiety". In these sixty years the world has seldom, if ever, known ...
    • A Feasibility Study of Implementing the Rearranged Work Week at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska 

      Kavalec, Donald R.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1973)
      The purpose of this study is to investigate the feasibility of implementing a rearranged work week at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska. A rearranged work week is defined as a reallocation of working hours over a four ...
    • The Federal Trade Commission in the 1960's 

      Owens, Haydn
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1971)
      Regulation of the business and economic life of the people was recorded in legal codes dating before 2000 B.C. Until the middle of the eighteenth century, regulation was accomplished by the church guilds, customs and ...
    • Female Types in Literary History 

      Brannen, Charlotte Anne
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1939)
      Constancy has never been considered one of the attributes of woman, which makes it entirely proper that heroines should have altered their characters in fiction almost as often as they have changed their styles in dress; ...
    • A Fiber Count and Caliber Spectral Study of the Cat Ulnar Nerve and Some of Its Branches 

      De Santis, Mark E.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      Axons of the peripheral nervous system are always ensheathed, some with myelin and neurolemma sheath, others with the latter covering only. Nerve fibers possessing both coverings are spoken of as myelinated. Fibers of the ...
    • Fibroblast Growth Factor Expression in Inner Correlates with Defects in the Null Mutant 

      Pauley, Sarah
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2001)
      The inner ear is a multifunctional organ required for hearing, balance, and proprioception of the head. Each area of sensory cells in the ear must develop to be perfectly situated to receive specific stimulation. Formally, ...
    • The Fiction and the Aesthetic Principles of Flannery O’Connor: A Study in Theory and Practice 

      Riley, Eleanor M.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      Flannery O'Connor, a recent Southern writer, gives evidence in her fiction and in her statements on aesthetics that she has a message vital to modern man. This message, a faith-oriented interpretation of the meaning of ...
    • Fiction for the Intermediate Grades 

      Eagan, Mary Reginald
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1932)
      From the title of this thesis the reader will learn that the contents exclude the discussion of every other form of literature available for children in the intermediate grades. Poetry, Fairy Tales, Drama, Biography, and ...
    • Financial Planning in Religious Communities of Women 

      Schaut, M. Giselinde OSB
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1976)
      The main goals of a religious community are the honor and glory of God and the sanctification of its members. These goals are to be achieved through various external works of charity, such as caring for the sick, educating ...
    • The Fire Image in the Poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins 

      Conlon, M. Brendan O.S.U.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1956)
      During the twentieth century poets and critics alike have paid more attention to imagery than to any other element of poetry. But this attention is only one manifestation of a great modern interest in the image. The last ...
    • The Fisheries and the Changing Nature of Sea Power 

      Slaven, Robert Knowles Jr.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1977)
      The nature of sea power has changed. The historic pre-eminence of the man of war as the visible tool of sea power is being eroded. The principal value of the sea as a highway for the transport of commerce and communication ...
    • Flexural Strength of a Pit and Fissure Sealant Containing Microcapsules 

      Slater, Nicholas W.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2016)
      Caries at the interface of dental materials and mineralized tooth structure continues to be a significant issue in oral healthcare. A new approach to fight tooth decay incorporates microcapsules into dental materials that ...
    • Flexural Strength of Orthodontic Cement containing Microcapsules 

      Adler, Eric
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Caries on the mineralized tooth structure and interface of dental materials continues to be a significant problem in oral health care. The objective of this study was to demonstrate the effect of microcapsules on the ...
    • The Florentine Guilds 

      Dieringer, Stephen Francis
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1929)
      The Florentine guilds from the twelfth to the sixteenth century, with one notable exception to be referred to hereafter, represent the high-water mark in the history of these great mediaeval institutions. But the formation ...