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    • A Qualitative Study of the Parasites of Blatta Orientalis 

      Kagawa, Margaret Maile
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1977)
      The cause of death of five golden lion marmosets at the Henry Doorly Zoo in 1973 and 1974 was acanthocephaliasis, infection with acanthocephalans. Acanthocephalans are also known as spiny-headed worms because of an invaginable ...
    • A Qualitative Study on Certified Female Project Managers and Perceived Value of the Project Management Professional Certification 

      Bozylinski, Elena
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      The purpose of this phenomenological qualitative study was to explore the influence of the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification on the careers of PMP-certified female information technology project managers ...
    • A Qualitative Study on Sustainable Professional Learning Communities in Catholic Elementary Schools 

      Fernandez, Alexandra
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      This qualitative study examined the elements of professional learning communities within Catholic elementary schools. The purpose of this study was to investigate best practices of Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) ...
    • The Qualities of Thomas Gray's Friendships 

      Pickard, June Dorothy
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1939)
      In writing upon "The Qualities of Thomas Gray's Friendships,” the writer chose a subject that would give her an opportunity to study a literary figure the had long admired. She wanted to assume a point of view differing ...
    • Quantifying New Teacher Relational Competence with At-Risk Adolescents 

      Storch, Shannon J.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      Positive teacher-student relationships can have long-lasting beneficial social, academic, and mental health effects on a child’s human development. Many teachers see relations and interactions with the students as the most ...
    • A Quantitative and Spatial Model of Escalation 

      Proctor, Johnathan
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      Escalation is a critical concept within the greater literature on crises, conflict, deterrence, and bargaining. It is characterized as either a phenomenon of conflict or as a strategic option available to actors within a ...
    • The Quantitative Determination of 3-7-Hydroxycorticosterone 

      Sass, Robert N.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1955)
      Various methods have been devised in an attempt to estimate the level of adrenal cortical function by measurement of urinary steroids (1-5). Difficulties with interfering non-steroidal contaminants enter into the different ...
    • Quantitative Studies of the Mesencephalic Nucleus of the Trigeminus 

      Dault, Stephen Harvey
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      The mesencephalic nucleus of the trigeminus is a group of cells found, in the tectum of the mesencephalon and extends from the level of the posterior commissure to the level of the chief motor nucleus of the trigeminus. ...
    • The Quebec Act 

      McDermott, Mary Claver B.Y.M.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1930)
      The purpose of this thesis on the Quebec Act is to show that Religious Intolerance played an important role not only in the opposition manifested toward the act in England and America hut also in the events that brought ...
    • Queue with Random Arrivals and Exponential Service Times 

      Coss, Joe B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      Queues for service of one kind or another arise in many different fields of activity. In recent years a considerable amount of research has been conducted into the properties of simplified mathemtical models of such queuing ...
    • Race and Gender Intersectionality: A Phenomenological Study of the Experiences of Black Women in American Politics 

      McGriff, Marsha Currin
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      The purpose of this qualitative phenomenological study was to explore race and gender intersectionality and the role it plays in the viability of Black women as politicians and candidates. The aim of the study was to create ...
    • The Railroad Industry - Its Development, Problems, and Prospects 

      Parkhill, James Richard
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      The year 1965 was a year of progress for the railroad industry in many important respects. The advances made by the industry were associated with a high-level economy that set new records in production and incomes. It ...
    • Rarity of Novel microRNAs in the Mouse Inner Ear 

      Enninful, George
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2007)
      The vertebrate inner ear is a complex organ that is highly regulated throughout development by molecular and cellular factors such as morphogens and transcription factors. Another class of gene regulators whose function ...
    • Rate Base Regulation 

      Katzer, Ernest L.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      The purpose of this paper is the investigation and analysis of rate base regulation as applied to the traditional public utilities (i.e. electric, gas and water distribution, communications and transportation). | This will ...
    • Reaction of an Ambident Anion. Effect of Solvent and Catalyst on the Cyanoethylation of 2-Naphthol 

      Petersen, Mary Elizabeth
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1967)
      The cyanoethylation of the ambident anion, 2-naphthoxide, is known to proceed either by carbon- or oxygen-alkylation, depending upon reaction conditions. Recently a study was made on the effect of solvent on the course of ...
    • The Reactions of Diethyl Bromo- and Chloromalonates with Phenoxide and Ethoxide Ions 

      Pulickal, Marietta C.H.F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      In 1940, Niederi and Roth reported that both the diethyl monophenoxy- and diphenoxymalonates were formed in the reaction of diethyl bromomalonate with sodium phenoxide. The reaction has been investigated in an attempt to ...
    • The Reactions of the Sodio Derivatives of 1-(p-Hydroxyphenyl)-2,6-Dicarbethoxy Cyclohexane-Dione-3,5 with Beta-Diethylamino Ethyl Chloride 

      Wagner, Melvin Peter
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1951)
      The object of this project is the study of the reaction of the sodio derivatives of 1-(p-hydroxyphenyl)-2,6-dicarbethoxy cyclohexane-dione-3,5 with beta-diethylamino ethyl chloride. More specifically, it is a report of the ...
    • Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) Triggered Delivery System for the Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy 

      Nayak, Rachna
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      Prolonged uncontrolled hyperglycemia is reported to lead to a chronic progressive disease called diabetic retinopathy (DR). It is associated with and characterized by neurodegeneration, increased vascular permeability, ...
    • Reading Interests of Early Adolescents in the Parochial Schools of the City of Omaha 

      Monahan, Frances
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1939)
      One of the most important tasks of the school is to teach the child to read. Duty does not end there however. Proper direction in good reading habits, tastes and interests must be developed also if the child is to cultivate ...
    • Realism in the Medieval Mystery Plays 

      Barta de, Mary Antoinette N.D.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1933)
      An intensive study and analysis of some of the medieval mystery plays—remnants of the York, Townley, Coventry, and Chester Cycles—will inevitably show that realism was very prevalent in the literature of the fourteenth ...