January 2021

Dissertations

  1. Content Analysis of the Theory Base Used in the Conference Proceedings of the Association of Educational Communications and Technologies
    Flynt, Peggy R., Nova Southeastern University, 2014, Ed.D.
    Subject: Education
  2. Student retention at the community college: Meeting students' needs
    Jacobs-Biden, Jill, University of Delaware, 2007, Ed.D.
    Subject: Community college education
  3. 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
  4. Why Did You Stay?: A Case Study of Male Student Persistence in Technical College
    Froehlich-Mueller, Kerry, Northcentral University, 2017, Ed.D.
    Subject: Community college education
  5. How High School Students' Perceptions of Their Teacher-Student Relationships Relate to Their Academic Achievement
    Short, Lori A., Northcentral University, 2017, Ed.D.
    Subject: Secondary education
  6. A Correlational Study on Interactive Technology Use and Student Persistence In eLearning Classes at an Online University
    Edwards, Carol T., Northcentral University, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Information technology
  7. Why do victims not report?: The influence of police and criminal justice cynicism on the dark figure of crime
    Yoon, Seokhee, City University of New York, 2015, Ph.D.
    Subject: Criminology
  8. Indigent client perceptions of barriers to marriage and family therapy
    Gibson, Florencetta Hayes, University of Louisiana at Monroe, 2003, Ph.D.
    Subject: Individual & family studies
  9. Leadership Style and Leadership Education: A Phenomenological Study of Nurse Leader and Frontline Charge Nurse Perceptions of Leadership Style and Leadership Education in Hospitals
    Smith, Candace S., Northcentral University, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Educational philosophy
  10. Factors Influencing Customer Satisfaction at a Fast Food Hamburger Chain: The Relationship Between Customer Satisfaction and Customer Loyalty
    Kabir, Jahangir M., Wilmington University (Delaware), 2016, D.B.A.
    Subject: Business administration
  11. Stories of power and connection
    Tuckey, Suzanne, Saybrook University, 2016, Ph.D.
    Subject: Psychology
  12. A Quantitative Study of Grit as a Predictor of Online Course Success at a Suburban Michigan Community College
    Climer, Steven L., Northcentral University, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Higher education
  13. Nothing Left Unfinished: A Transcendental Phenomenology on the Persistence of Black Women in Distance Education Doctoral Programs
    Rogers, Sherrita Yolande, Liberty University, 2018, Ed.D.
    Subject: Higher education
  14. Organizational behavior: Perceptions analysis of micro and macro organizational behavior in an organizational setting
    Delich, Joshua T., University of North Texas, 2015, Ph.D.
    Subject: Organizational behavior
    Factors that Influence Successful Organizational Change in Corporations: Examination of Change Management, Employees' Reaction to Change, and Change Outcomes
    Roberts, Augustus Dee, University of Maryland University College, 2017, D.Mgt.
    Subject: Management
  15. The K-12 Service-Learning Standards and Fourth Grade Students' Math Achievement: A Quasi-Experimental Study in Georgia
    Clark, Tanner, Northcentral University, 2017, Ed.D.
    Subject: Elementary education
  16. A Study of Perceptions of Math Mindset, Math Anxiety, and View of Math by Young Adults
    Hocker, Tami, Southeastern University, 2017, Ed.D.
    Subject: Mathematics education
  17. An investigation of attitudes towards adults with mental illness among mental health professionals in-training, non mental health professionals in-training, mental health professionals, and non mental health professionals
    Smith, Allison L., The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2008, Ph.D.
    Subject: School counseling
  18. The Effects of Watson's Theory of Human Caring on the Nurse Perception and Utilization of Caring Attributes and the Impact on Nurse Communication
    McMillan, Mary Owens, Gardner-Webb University, 2017, D.N.P.
    Subject: Nursing
    Posttraumatic stress disorder in public safety workers: cultural aspects and implications for effective treatment
    Rosemond, Katherine, Saybrook University, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Counseling Psychology
    Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Public Safety Workers: Cultural Aspects and Implications for Effective Treatment
    Rosemond, Katherine V., Saybrook University, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Counseling Psychology
  19. Spanish and English Guided Reading for English Language Learners: A Nonequivalent Quantitative Quasi-Experimental Study
    Lazaro-Farmer, Maggie Marie, Northcentral University, 2019, Ph.D.
    Subject: Bilingual education
  20. Blended Technology Rich Instruction Verses Blended Computer Managed Instruction in 8th Grade Digital Literacy Instruction
    Puccetti, Gregory Peter, Northcentral University, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Educational technology
  21. A Quantitative Correlational Study of Georgia High School Graduation and Retention Rates of Students with Disabilities
    Rose, Dale Rennard, Northcentral University, 2019, Ph.D.
    Subject: Special education
  22. Predicting the Graduation of Ph.D. Candidates in Online Programs
    Snyder, Stephanie E., Regent University, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Higher education
  23. 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
  24. Organizational Change Readiness: Effects of Organizational Structure and Leadership Communication in Organizational Change
    Krishnan, Rajesh R., University of Maryland University College, 2018, D.Mgt.
    Subject: Management
    Ethics and care: An ethnographic study of psychiatric community health nursing practice
    Sturm, Bonnie Agnes, Teachers College, Columbia University, 2002, Ed.D.
    Subject: Nursing
  25. 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
    Sharpening the Focus of Political Will to Address Achievement Disparities
    Cardona, Miguel Angel, University of Connecticut, 2011, Ed.D.
    Subject: Educational leadership

Masters Theses

  1. Reforming the criminal justice system: A pragmatic approach to building a sustainable system
    Smith, Da'Mon J., University of Central Oklahoma, 2011, M.A.
    Subject: Public administration
  2. Social Media Use and Its Impact on Body Image: The Effects of Body Comparison Tendency, Motivation for Social Media Use, and Social Media Platform on Body Esteem in Young Women
    Puglia, Deanna R., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2017, M.A.
    Subject: Public health
  3. Social Media and Self-Esteem: The Relationship of Social Media Usage and Self-Esteem
    Barker, Jody Don, Arkansas State University, 2018, M.S.M.C.
    Subject: Psychology
  4. From Social Media Uses and Gratifications to Social Media Addiction: A Study of the Abuse of Social Media Among College Students
    Liu, Yuchen, University of Kansas, 2016, M.S.
    Subject: Mass communication
  5. Empirical tests of the homology assumption in criminal profiling
    Doan, Brandy, Memorial University of Newfoundland (Canada), 2008, M.Sc.
    Subject: Criminology
  6. Team building: An isolated view of team dynamics training and its effect on team performance
    Elliott, Rufus, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, 1998, M.A.
    Subject: Occupational psychology
  7. The Failure of Operation Anthropoid: The Cost of Resistance
    Venezia, Robert, Kean University, 2013, M.A.
    Subject: Holocaust studies
  8. A genealogy of law: Inherent sovereignty and First Nations self-government
    Borrows, John Joseph, University of Toronto (Canada), 1991, LL.M.
    Subject: Law
    Comparing BMI Perceptions of Self- and Others between Kinesiology and Non-kinesiology University Students
    Bahtic, Dzenita, Illinois State University, 2018, M.S.
    Subject: Kinesiology
    Implications of code-sharing agreements on air carriers' liability
    Guelfi, Audrey, McGill University (Canada), 2001, LL.M.
    Subject: Law
  9. Positive and Negative Effects of Social Media on Adolescent Well-Being
    Kennedy, Katie, Minnesota State University, Mankato, 2019, M.S.
    Subject: Health education
    Organizational strategies that inspire and improve employee retention and morale
    Saliba, Soraya, Royal Roads University (Canada), 2007, M.A.
    Subject: Management
  10. K-pop, language, and online fandom: an exploration of korean language use and performativity amongst international k-pop fans
    Crow, Teahlyn Frances, Northern Arizona University, 2019, M.A.
    Subject: Sociolinguistics
  11. Expansion Strategies Kenya Airways Have Used to Enter into the Global Market
    Okech, Christopher Oduor, The University of Liverpool (United Kingdom), 2016, M.B.A.
    Subject: Business administration
  12. Crisis Management in Social Media: The Importance of Social Media and How Companies Utilize Social Media in Crisis Situations
    Southorn, Isabell, Hawaii Pacific University, 2015, M.A.
    Subject: Communication
  13. Waste Reduction and Utilization in Shipping Pallets Manufacturing
    Ortega, Antonio, New Mexico State University, 2019, M.S.I.E.
    Subject: Industrial engineering
  14. Artificial Intelligence: Issues of Consumer Privacy, Industry Risks, and Ethical Concerns
    Brubaker, Kyle, Utica College, 2018, M.S.
    Subject: Information technology
    Body composition and fitness levels of kinesiology majors and non-majors
    Shekitka, Merin Eyre, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, 2002, M.S.
    Subject: Physical education
  15. Exploring the effects of scarcity, impulse buying, and product returning behavior in the fast fashion environment among female fashion conscious consumers
    Chatvijit, Sasikarn, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2012, M.S.
    Subject: Marketing
    Green products and green marketing: Factors affecting consumers' purchases of green products
    Donikini, Rajyalaxmi, Tennessee State University, 2013, M.S.
    Subject: Agricultural economics
    How Social Media Communities Impact Consumer Behavior
    Martinka, Leslie, Gonzaga University, 2012, M.A.
    Subject: Communication
  16. Impact of Employee Motivation on Employee Retention Rates
    Dugovicova, Janka, Webster University, 2019, M.B.A.
    Subject: Management
  17. Mirage Of The Celebrity Body: Media & Celebrity Influence, Body Image & Biases
    Sherman, Melissa, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, 2016, M.S.
    Subject: Mass communication
    Virtual Employee Engagement Identifying Best Practices for Engaging a Remote Workforce
    Howell, Daniel C., Pepperdine University, 2018, M.S.
    Subject: Organizational behavior
    Determinants of Tax Compliance among Small and Medium Enterprises in Kwara State, Nigeria
    Abdulazeez, Taofeeq, Kwara State University (Nigeria), 2018, M.S.
    Subject: Accounting
  18. Using corpora in a lexicalized stylistics approach to teaching English-as-a-foreign-language literature
    Aljuhani, Hind Sulaiman, California State University, San Bernardino, 2016, M.A.
    Subject: English as a second language
    The Analysis of Nursing Shortages and Turnover Issues in Healthcare Organizations, and the Identification of Best Practices in Nursing Recruitment and Retention
    Hunter, Michael, Utica College, 2016, M.S.
    Subject: Health care management
  19. #Effyourbeautystandards: Message Construction in the Body Positivity Movement on Instagram
    Bahr, Nike, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2018, M.A.
    Subject: Communication
    Understanding the Marketing and Management of Trails Using Pestel Analysis
    Fosher, Holly, University of New Hampshire, 2018, M.S.
    Subject: Recreation
    Restaurant Industry Sustainability: Barriers and Solutions to Sustainable Practice Indicators
    Freeman, Emily McConnell, Arizona State University, 2011, M.S.
    Subject: Sustainability
    Is "Harry Potter" a feminist children's series?: An examination of the complicated gender dynamics of J. K. Rowling's Hermione Granger
    Jones, Ashley N., Western Illinois University, 2015, M.A.
    Subject: Literature
  20. "They are hiring the white women but they won't hire the colored women": Black women confront racism and sexism in the Richmond Shipyards during World War II
    Tuft, Paige, Utah State University, 2015, M.S.
    Subject: American history
    Video Game Use and Prosocial Behaviour: An Investigation into the Relationship between Prosocial Video Game Use, Empathy and Prosocial Behaviour in Children and Adolescents from Different Socio-Economic Groups
    Harrington, Brian, University College Dublin (Ireland), 2016, Litt.M.
    Subject: Social psychology
  21. A Study of the History of Cryptocurrency and Associated Risks and Threats
    Madey, Robert Stanley, Utica College, 2017, M.S.
    Subject: Computer science
    Influencer Marketing: Consumer Perception on Influencers and Its Role in Digital Communication Management
    Draganova, Ivona, Webster University, 2018, M.S.
    Subject: Marketing
    Shakespeare's concept of evil portrayed through the villains in his major tragedies
    Erdin, Cindy L., University of Houston-Clear Lake, 1999, M.A.
    Subject: British & Irish literature
    Static and dynamic inventory models under inflation, time value of money and permissible delay in payment
    Khorrami, Babak, West Virginia University, 2001, M.S.I.E.
    Subject: Industrial engineering
    Students' Motivations towards Volunteerism: A Comparative Study of the United States and Nepal
    Parajuli, Bandita, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2014, M.S.
    Subject: Behavioral psychology
  22. Understanding the Nexus between Cryptocurrencies and Transnational Crime Operations
    Durrant, Sarah, City University of New York John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 2018, M.A.
    Subject: Criminology
    Gender neutral parenting: An argument for a place on the contemporary feminist agenda
    Dumas, Moira Duffy, Southern Connecticut State University, 2014, M.A.
    Subject: Women's studies
    A survey of social media users in Saudi Arabia to explore the roles, motivations and expectations toward using social media for social and political purposes
    Alothman, Abdulaziz B., Arkansas State University, 2013, M.S.M.C.
    Subject: Mass communication
    Gender matters: A critical discourse analysis of media coverage and images of female policiticans
    Ross, Katherine, Gonzaga University, 2014, M.A.
    Subject: Communication
  23. Teacher Perceptions of Effectiveness of the Zones of Regulation
    Kisiel, Karli, Southern Connecticut State University, 2019, M.S.W.
    Subject: Social work
    The atomic bombing of Hiroshima: A reasonable and just decision
    Navarro, Montaniel S., Georgetown University, 2010, M.A.L.S.
    Subject: American history
    Human sex trafficking: Individual risk factors for recruitment, trafficking, and victimization on the internet
    Miller, Aimee D., California State University, Dominguez Hills, 2014, M.A.
    Subject: Psychology
  24. Transitioning into advanced practice: Positive forces and obstacles experienced by advanced practice registered nurses
    Gillette, Elizabeth, Clarion University of Pennsylvania and Edinboro University, 2016, M.S.N.
    Subject: Nursing
  25. Advantages and Disadvantages of Flexible Seating
    Havig, Jenna S., Minot State University, 2017, M.Ed.
    Subject: Education
    Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial of Smartphone-Delivered Daily Brief Mindfulness Practice for Young Adult Smokers Uninterested in Quitting
    McClain, Lauren, Fordham University, 2017, M.S.
    Subject: Clinical psychology
    Application of Investigative Psychology to Psychodynamic and Human Development Theories: Examining Traits and Typologies of Serial Killers
    Smith, Jordyn, California Baptist University, 2018, M.A.
    Subject: Behavioral psychology
    The Media's Portrayal of Human Trafficking versus Experiences: Understanding Human Trafficking from the Survivor's Perspective by Analyzing Media Portrayal of Human Trafficking and Debunking the Myths
    Sanders, Katherine, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2018, M.S.
    Subject: Criminology
    A Life of Process and Progress: The Influence of Writer Donald M. Murray
    Graves, Seth Robert, University of Missouri - Columbia, 2010, M.A.
    Subject: Mass communication
    What Is Social About Social Media Users? How Social Media Efficacy Impacts Information Evaluation Online
    Hocevar, Kristin Page, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2013, M.A.
    Subject: Mass communication