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Dissertations - October 2022

An Exploration of the Cultural Perceptions of Educators

Lovedahl-Steele, Cristie, Regent University, 2018, Ed.D.
Subject: Adult education

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Images of Synagoga as Christian discourse (1000--1215)

Monroe, Elizabeth Anne, University of Southern California, 2003, Ph.D.
Subject: Art history

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Exploring Online Community Among Rural Medical Education Students: A Case Study

Palmer, Ryan Tyler, Portland State University, 2013, Ed.D.
Subject: Health education

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Social Media and Self-Evaluation: The Examination of Social Media Use on Identity, Social Comparison, and Self-Esteem in Young Female Adults

Solomon, Michelle, William James College, 2016, Psy.D.
Subject: Clinical psychology

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Servant leadership: A theoretical model

Patterson, Kathleen Ann, Regent University, 2003, Ph.D.
Subject: Management

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Mentor and Candidate Attributes That Promote Doctoral Persistence and Postgraduation Scholarship in Limited Residency and Online Doctoral Programs

Spaulding, Maria T., Regent University, 2019, Ph.D.
Subject: Higher education

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Mental Health Outcomes for Adult Children of Narcissistic Parents

Leggio, John Nicholas, Adler University, 2018, Psy.D.
Subject: Clinical psychology

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Gender socialization in the family

Shearer, Cindy L., The Pennsylvania State University, 2007, Ph.D.
Subject: Developmental psychology

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Identifying as Husbands, Fathers, and School Leaders: A Phenomenology of Doctoral Persistence Among Limited Residency Students

Patterson, John, Liberty University, 2017, Ed.D.
Subject: Educational leadership

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Application of Jean Watson's Theory of Transpersonal Caring in Nurses Practicing in a Pain Center

Hubert, Patricia Malone, Seton Hall University, 2018, D.N.P.
Subject: Nursing

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Reaching beyond the past/focusing on the future: An empirical examination of two different approaches to access-based disputes

Birnbaum, Rachel, University of Toronto (Canada), 2001, Ph.D.
Subject: Social work

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The age of anxiety: Music, politics, and McCarthyism, 1948--1954

Gentry, Philip Max, University of California, Los Angeles, 2008, Ph.D.
Subject: Music

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The effects of single-parent households versus two-parent households on student academic success, attendance, and suspensions

Ferrell, Ronald T., Lindenwood University, 2009, Ed.D.
Subject: Educational administration

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From the action to the S-matrix

Cheung, Clifford Wayne, Harvard University, 2009, Ph.D.
Subject: High energy physics

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Boy builders and pink princesses: Gender, toys, and inequality over the twentieth century

Sweet, Elizabeth Valerie, University of California, Davis, 2013, Ph.D.
Subject: Sociology

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Shakespeare's multiple intelligences: Howard Gardner's theory of multiple intelligences as reflected in Shakespeare's plays

Cahill, Susan Mary, Drew University, 1999, D.Litt.
Subject: British & Irish literature

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The Impact of Texting and Social Media on Students' Academic Writing Skills

Risto, Angela, Tennessee State University, 2014, Ed.D.
Subject: Educational administration

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Childhood Trauma, BDSM, and Self-Esteem: An Exploration of the Impact of Childhood Trauma on Sexual Behavior and the Effects to Self-Esteem

Polepally Ashok, Gautami, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 2018, Psy.D.
Subject: Clinical psychology

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Hypothalamic regulation in relation to maladaptive, obsessive-compulsive, affiliative, and satiety behaviors in Prader-Willi syndrome

Bialik, Mayim Chaya, University of California, Los Angeles, 2007, Ph.D.
Subject: Neurosciences

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They Don't Stand for Me: Generational Difference in Voter Motivation and the Importance of Symbolic Representation in Youth Voter Turnout

Bastedo, Heather, University of Toronto (Canada), 2012, Ph.D.
Subject: Political science

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Leadership influence on student motivation: A case study of prospective military musicians in training

Sciarini, Michael J., Regent University, 2003, Ph.D.
Subject: Music education

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The anti-Madalyn majority: Secular left, religious right, and the rise of Reagan's America

Sasse, Benjamin Eric, Yale University, 2004, Ph.D.
Subject: American history

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Identity, Identification, and Media Representation in Video Game Play: An audience reception study

Shaw, Adrienne, University of Pennsylvania, 2010, Ph.D.
Subject: Communication

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Teachers' perceptions regarding the use of Google Classroom and Google Docs and their impact on student engagement

Morquin, Demian, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, 2016, Ed.D.
Subject: Educational leadership

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Attractional Church: The Impact of the Inner Life of a Local Church on Corporate Mission in North America

Sliger, Joseph Matthew, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, 2017, Ph.D.
Subject: Theology

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A Quantitative Examination of Social Media Effects on Teens and Young Adults

McNamara, Caley, California Southern University, 2018, Psy.D.
Subject: Social psychology

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K- Popping: Korean Women, K-Pop, and Fandom

Kim, Jungwon, University of California, Riverside, 2017, Ph.D.
Subject: Music

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Politics in the Social Media Era: The Relationship Between Social Media Use and Political Participation During the 2016 United States Presidential Election

Curry, Kevin Everett, Portland State University, 2018, Ph.D.
Subject: Political science

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A scale of Consumer Engagement

Vivek, Shiri D., The University of Alabama, 2009, Ph.D.
Subject: Marketing

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The biology and ecology of the invasive Indo-Pacific lionfish

Morris, James Adiel, Jr., North Carolina State University, 2009, Ph.D.
Subject: Zoology

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Colorism in Media Content: A Qualitative Study Focusing on Film and Perception

Leary, Rameca Vincent, Regent University, 2018, Ph.D.
Subject: Communication

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A comparative analysis of the theological heritage of the 2000 revisions to the 'Baptist Faith and Message' in relation to the 1963 and 1925 confessions

Seal, Timothy C., Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, 2003, Ph.D.
Subject: Theology

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A gendered landscape: Roman women's monuments, patronage, and urban contexts in Pompeii, Isola Sacra, and Aquileia

McDonnell, Kathryn J., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2005, Ph.D.
Subject: Art history

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