Now showing items 934-953 of 1877

    • The J and P Superette 

      Brannen, Kathleen C.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1970)
      In I960, Ed Jackson and Thomas Patrick formed a corporation for the purpose of buying and operating a supermarket. The corporation was called the J & P Superette, Incorporated and had four stockholders. The stockholders ...
    • J. Sheridan Le Fanu’s Carmilla: A Tri-Part Exploration of the Vampiric Novel 

      Whelan, Josephine Frances
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      This thesis presents three new interpretations into Carmilla scholarship. This thesis moves away from the current interpretations, which use queer theory with Laura and Carmilla and an Anglo-Irish context, by looking at ...
    • Jackson and the Removal of the Bank Deposits 

      Bohan, Mary Edith R.S.M.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1951)
      There are momenta In history of crucial significance because political leaders have dared to accept a challenge. Thus It was with Andrew Jackson in the presidential election of 1832, There was but one issue —and that, the ...
    • James Boswell: Writer and Advocate 

      Fogarty, Nancy
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1965)
      Although the picture that we have of James Boswell has been constantly changing in recent years, many students retain the impression that the great biographer was something of a fool or a buffoon who hovered at the coattails ...
    • James Joyce's Disengagement from Philosophical and Religious Systems 

      Sundermeier, Michael
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1963)
      Joyce's art Is based upon no particular philosophic or theological system; rather, it is based upon the premise that system, a product of the finite mind, is imposed upon rather than intrinsic to infinite reality and that, ...
    • James Weldon Johnson Exponent of Negro Culture 

      Riley, Nah
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1937)
      It is almost inconceivable that one of the men responsible for the so-called "hot" musical number, "Underneath the Bamboo Tree," should be closely allied with any cultural movement of any sort. Yet James Weldon Johnson, ...
    • Jane Austen's Persuasion: A Study of Narrative Art 

      Mabie, Joanne F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      Jane Austen’s last novel reveals a new dimension of her narrative art; Persuasion contains qualities that resemble those of twentieth century stream-of-consciousness novels. The narrative technique of Persuasion as forerunner ...
    • Jesuit Collaborative Fundraising: Religious and Secular Non-profit Partnerships 

      Neitzke, Thomas
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      This study was a scholarly leadership project that used a particularistic case study to examine the historical roots of Jesuit fundraising and presented the collaborative process between secular and religious nonprofit ...
    • Joan of Arc, Her Imprisonment, Trial and Death 

      Obermeier, M. Theodolinda
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1928)
      "The fairest things have sweetest end. Their scent survives their close. But the rose's scent is bitterness. To him. that loved the rose."-- Francis Thompson | Those "fairest things" are verified in the life of Joan of ...
    • John G. Neihardt as an Epic Poet 

      Pate, M. Josephine O.S.U.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1928)
      This study of John G. Neihardt as an epic writer has been undertaken with the purpose of discovering the influences social, economic and literary, that caused the poet to turn exclusively to this form of literary art, when ...
    • John Keats, The Great Romanticist 

      Ruemmele, Mary Evelyn
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1929)
      It is the purpose of this thesis to show that John Keats possessed all the essentially Romantic characteristics of Byron, Coleridge, Shelley, and Wordsworth, plus his own-restraint. A word, by way of introduction on ...
    • John Middleton Murry as a Critic of John Keats 

      Bennewitz, Mary Charlotte
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1944)
      John Middleton Murry, a modern disciple and critic of John Keats, was born in London on August 6, 1889. His industry in pursuing a strictly classical education at Christ’s Hospital, London, won for him a scholarship to ...
    • John Ruskin as Slade Professor of Art at Oxford University 

      Paull, Mary Spes O.S.F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1946)
      Problem: During his Professorship, Ruskin at Oxford inaugurated his program of socialized Art, which he later developed broadly, and for which he is known in history. |From birth to manhood, John Ruskin possessed an animating ...
    • The Journey of African American Women Towards Division I (FBS) Collegiate Athletics Administration: A Phenomenological Study 

      Stanley, Joi
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      The purpose of this phenomenological qualitative research study was to obtain a description of the lived experiences of African American women as they journey to upper-level administrative positions within Division I (FBS) ...
    • The Journey to Employee Engagement: Developing the Roadmap 

      Wilk, Kelly J.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      Employee engagement has become a strategic initiative within a healthcare system in a rural area along the East Coast. This scholarly dissertation studied the education and training of managers with a specific focus on ...
    • Joyce-Page Men's Clothiers 

      Connors, Thomas F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1975)
      Prior to opening a retail men's clothing store, William Page and James Joyce had been good friends for fifteen years. This friendship had been the result of a chance meeting at a clothing manufacturer's fair. As a Tennett ...
    • Justicialismo : The Political Philosophy of Juan Domingo Perón 

      Super, Richard Raymond
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1970)
      On February 24, 1946, Juan Domingo Perón was elected President of Argentina, Backed mainly by a recently-organized labor party, Perón had defeated the Democratic Union, a coalition of that nation's traditional political ...
    • Kansas History as Seen in the Works of Margaret Hill McCarter 

      Carl, M. Hildalita O.S.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1937)
      The undaunted initiative, the patient endurance, the great intelligence, and the exalted genius of the pioneers and founders of the state, have resulted in a high order of Kansas society. Prom the very first, even with ...
    • Key Factors That Influence First-Generation College Students To Attend A Historically Black College And University 

      Alexander, Juan M.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      This study explored the key factors that had the greatest impact on their decision to attend a particular HBCU. Forty to 60-minute semi-structured interviews were conducted with 4 focus groups. The results indicated that ...
    • Khrushchev's Grand Design: Soviet Relations with the United States, 1961-1963 

      Mault, James Patrick
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1977)
      During the height of the Cold War, there were two men in particular who experienced the conflict of the bull ring, two men who met "eyeball to eyeball" both at the summit and at the brink. They were Nikita Sergeyevich ...