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Sex Differences In Elite Political Participation And Recruitment, Kathleen Marie Sullivan Jan 1982

Sex Differences In Elite Political Participation And Recruitment, Kathleen Marie Sullivan

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Chaos And Conformity: The Systematic Grotesque Of Flannery O'Connor, Audrey I. Miller Jan 1982

Chaos And Conformity: The Systematic Grotesque Of Flannery O'Connor, Audrey I. Miller

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Sino-Soviet Dispute In Africa, 1974-1978, Charles Andrew Waters Jan 1982

The Sino-Soviet Dispute In Africa, 1974-1978, Charles Andrew Waters

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Role Reversal In "Barren Ground", Benjamin V. Madison Jan 1982

Role Reversal In "Barren Ground", Benjamin V. Madison

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Mrs Dalloway's Flowers: An Attempt To Define A Symbol, Betty I. Rychen Jan 1982

Mrs Dalloway's Flowers: An Attempt To Define A Symbol, Betty I. Rychen

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Hymen's Hazard, Or The Jilting Of Susannah Trifle: A Critical Edition Of St George Tucker's Essay #27 "For The Old Batchellor", Alexander Spottswood Clark Jan 1982

Hymen's Hazard, Or The Jilting Of Susannah Trifle: A Critical Edition Of St George Tucker's Essay #27 "For The Old Batchellor", Alexander Spottswood Clark

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


A Whole Lot Of Different Simple People: The Degeneration Of Nicole Warren Diver In "Tender Is The Night", Ginger Smith Preston Jan 1982

A Whole Lot Of Different Simple People: The Degeneration Of Nicole Warren Diver In "Tender Is The Night", Ginger Smith Preston

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Tragic Mulatto: An Attempt To Read The Icons Of The Multiple Image, Conal Walsh Jan 1982

The Tragic Mulatto: An Attempt To Read The Icons Of The Multiple Image, Conal Walsh

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Public Taste: A Comparison Of Movie Popularity And Critical Opinion, R. Claiborne Riley Jan 1982

Public Taste: A Comparison Of Movie Popularity And Critical Opinion, R. Claiborne Riley

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


"The Money Our Fathers Were Accustomed To" : Banks And Political Culture In Rutherford County, Tennessee, 1800-1850, Carroll Van West Jan 1982

"The Money Our Fathers Were Accustomed To" : Banks And Political Culture In Rutherford County, Tennessee, 1800-1850, Carroll Van West

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

The creation of a new political culture, comprised of the Democratic and Whig parties, in Rutherford County, Tennessee, resulted from a community division over the desirability of both political and economic change. Before the early 1830s, Rutherford County had been a Democratic party stronghold. But when, in light of the community's own economic stagnation, those who doubted the Democrats' wisdom in opposing a national bank, joined John Bell and Hugh Lawson White's political revolt in 1835, a new way of politics soon appeared in Rutherford County. The Depression of 1837, which severely rocked Rutherford Countians, turned more "true ...


Northern Virginia Slavery : A Statistical And Demographic Investigation, Donald M. Sweig Jan 1982

Northern Virginia Slavery : A Statistical And Demographic Investigation, Donald M. Sweig

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

The dissertation is a primarily statistical investigation of the demographic dimensions of the slave population of northern Virginia from 1750 until 1860, and the resulting opportunity for formation of slave families and development of slave culture. It attempts to determine the continuity of slave families in the nineteenth century, and to assess the effect of family breakup caused by bequest or sale to traders involved in the interstate slave trade. It determines that favorable conditions existed for development of slave families and culture, which persisted into the nineteenth century in spite of significant family disruption due to sale and bequest.


Economic Development In Revolutionary Virginia : Fredericksburg, 1750-1810, William H. Siener Jan 1982

Economic Development In Revolutionary Virginia : Fredericksburg, 1750-1810, William H. Siener

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

This dissertation used the development of Fredericksburg, Virginia from the middle of the eighteenth century to 1810 to study urbanization in the South, and tests the usefulness of the staple thesis in explaining the process.;Fredericksburg began as a tobacco town which grew slowly until about 1750 when the opening of new foreign markets for American corn and wheat launched it into a period of growth and prosperity. as grain moved through Fredericksburg to world markets, skilled workers moved to town to service the trade. The needs of this new population were met by other craftsmen who established consumer industries ...


Modernization In Colonial Massachusetts, 1630-1763, Ronald P. Dufour Jan 1982

Modernization In Colonial Massachusetts, 1630-1763, Ronald P. Dufour

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

The purpose of this study is threefold. First, it explores the complex religious, social, political, and intellectual changes that coursed through Massachusetts society from 1630 to 1763. Second, it assesses the validity of sociological modernization theory as a means of studying colonial society. Finally, it develops a psychological theory of modernization. Sources include public records, books, pamphlets, and documents from the period, and standard secondary works.;Modernization involves the evolution of western society from a traditional life style reflecting predominantly local, family, and religious concerns, to patterns of existence characterized by centralized political forms, modern economic structures and values, and ...


Grand River Landings, Ottawa County, Michigan, Donald W. Linebaugh Jan 1982

Grand River Landings, Ottawa County, Michigan, Donald W. Linebaugh

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Legal Aspects Of Probate Inventories With Examples From Writtle And Roxwell, Essex, England 1635-1749, Nancy E. Welch Jan 1982

Legal Aspects Of Probate Inventories With Examples From Writtle And Roxwell, Essex, England 1635-1749, Nancy E. Welch

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Pin-Up Art, Interpreting The Dynamics Of Style, Linda K. Derry Jan 1982

Pin-Up Art, Interpreting The Dynamics Of Style, Linda K. Derry

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Development Of Building Patterns In Tidewater Virginia, 1620--1670, Martha Irene Pallante Jan 1982

The Development Of Building Patterns In Tidewater Virginia, 1620--1670, Martha Irene Pallante

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


To Be Amiable And Accomplished: Fitting Young Women For Upper-Class Virginia Society 1760--1810, Tori Ann Eberlein Jan 1982

To Be Amiable And Accomplished: Fitting Young Women For Upper-Class Virginia Society 1760--1810, Tori Ann Eberlein

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Politics And Composition Of Henry Viii's Privy Council 1540--1547, Alan George Moore Jan 1982

The Politics And Composition Of Henry Viii's Privy Council 1540--1547, Alan George Moore

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Churchyard Enclosure Around The Elizabeth City Parish Church Of 1728: With Systemic And Proxemic Considerations, Anne W. H. Garland Jan 1982

The Churchyard Enclosure Around The Elizabeth City Parish Church Of 1728: With Systemic And Proxemic Considerations, Anne W. H. Garland

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Richard Corbin Letterbook 1758-1760, Jeffrey Lynn -- Editor's Edition Scheib Jan 1982

The Richard Corbin Letterbook 1758-1760, Jeffrey Lynn -- Editor's Edition Scheib

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Manakin Town: The Development And Demise Of A French Protestant Refugee Community In Colonial Virginia 1700--1750, Leslie Tobias Jan 1982

Manakin Town: The Development And Demise Of A French Protestant Refugee Community In Colonial Virginia 1700--1750, Leslie Tobias

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Writings Of Thomas Forsyth On The Sauk And Fox Indians, 1812--1832, Lucy Trumball Brown Jan 1982

The Writings Of Thomas Forsyth On The Sauk And Fox Indians, 1812--1832, Lucy Trumball Brown

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Success In The Limberlost: Concepts Of Nature And The Successful Life In The Limberlost Novels Of Gene Stratton-Porter, Katherine Emma Rasche Jan 1982

Success In The Limberlost: Concepts Of Nature And The Successful Life In The Limberlost Novels Of Gene Stratton-Porter, Katherine Emma Rasche

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Moral Judgement And Self-Actualization As Measures Of Mental Health In The Religious Individual, John Brian Cheuvront Jan 1982

Moral Judgement And Self-Actualization As Measures Of Mental Health In The Religious Individual, John Brian Cheuvront

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Sex Roles, Ego Identity, And Intimacy In College Women, Jane G. Wilson Jan 1982

Sex Roles, Ego Identity, And Intimacy In College Women, Jane G. Wilson

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The Perception Of Clothing And Situational Formality And Their Relationship To Public And Private Self-Consciousness, Susan Mozley Harris Jan 1982

The Perception Of Clothing And Situational Formality And Their Relationship To Public And Private Self-Consciousness, Susan Mozley Harris

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Revitalization Or Extirpation: Anglo-Powhatan Relations, 1622--1644, Michael J. Puglisi Jan 1982

Revitalization Or Extirpation: Anglo-Powhatan Relations, 1622--1644, Michael J. Puglisi

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Down From The Ivory Tower: American Artists During The Depression, Susan M. Eltscher Jan 1982

Down From The Ivory Tower: American Artists During The Depression, Susan M. Eltscher

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


The North Carolina Bar, 1746--1776, William David Martin Jan 1982

The North Carolina Bar, 1746--1776, William David Martin

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.