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The Acquisition Of English Infinitival Sentential Complementation By Adult Speakers Of Arabic, Badia Saleh Nadra Jan 1983

The Acquisition Of English Infinitival Sentential Complementation By Adult Speakers Of Arabic, Badia Saleh Nadra

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this study is to determine the difficulties encountered by Arabic speakers in the acquisition of the subcategorization features of infinitive verbs (i.e., verbs which can take the infinitive complement). Subcategorization features are used in the correct selection of the complement-type each verb allows.


Five Black Educators: Founders Of Schools In The South, 1881-1915 , Arnold Cooper Jan 1983

Five Black Educators: Founders Of Schools In The South, 1881-1915 , Arnold Cooper

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this dissertation is to present an analysis of the educational history and philosophy of five black educators who founded schools in the South between 1881, the year that Booker T. Washington's Tuskegee Institute was established, and 1915, the year that Washington died, and who wrote published autobiographies during the same period. Specifically, the political and racial factors that influenced the programs of each school were examined, the development of six features of each institution--students, alumni, faculty, curriculum, extension, and fund raising--was traced from the founding of each school until the publication of the founder's autobiography ...