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Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

1993

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Which Way Now?: A N Examination Of The Ideological Movement Of The British Labour Party Between 1974 And 1992, Robert Waddington Jan 1993

Which Way Now?: A N Examination Of The Ideological Movement Of The British Labour Party Between 1974 And 1992, Robert Waddington

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No abstract provided.


The Richmond Junto And Politics In Jacksonian Virginia, Wade Lee Shaffer Jan 1993

The Richmond Junto And Politics In Jacksonian Virginia, Wade Lee Shaffer

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

This dissertation offers the first full-length study of the Richmond Junto and its role in shaping politics in Virginia between 1815 and 1845. The Junto led the Jacksonian movement in Virginia and worked successfully to keep the state allied with the Democratic party of andrew Jackson and Martin Van Buren until the early 1840s. The Junto represented an influential force in Virginia politics during this transitional period, and to a certain extent this small group of men, led by Thomas Ritchie, Peter V. Daniel, andrew Stevenson, William H. Roane, and Richard E. Parker, epitomized the state's response to the ...


R C Scott: A History Of African-American Entrepreneurship In Richmond, 1890-1940, Michael A. Plater Jan 1993

R C Scott: A History Of African-American Entrepreneurship In Richmond, 1890-1940, Michael A. Plater

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This study examines the socioeconomic aspects of ethnicity as a way to understand African-American entrepreneurship in the early twentieth century. In an attempt to separate the influence of ethnicity from the social and environmental elements that restrained many African-American entrepreneurs, the study focuses on the African-American funeral industry. The funeral industry provides a rare example of an industry that successfully operated on a voluntarily segregated basis. Sheltered from discrimination and racism, African-American funeral directors not only survived and surpassed their white counterparts, but also organized a national fraternity of economic and political elite who wielded significant power in the United ...


Selected Family Therapy Outcomes With Bowen, Haley, And Satir, Joan Elizabeth Winter Jan 1993

Selected Family Therapy Outcomes With Bowen, Haley, And Satir, Joan Elizabeth Winter

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The purpose of this study was to investigate three models of family therapy: Bowen Theory, Haley's Strategic Family Therapy, and the Satir Process Model. The question that was explored concerned what family therapy approaches achieve what types of engagement, dropout, completion, satisfaction with treatment, locus of control, and family functioning outcomes with what kinds of delinquent families. Further, what effect do traditional court services have on a similar sample of delinquent youths and their families.;A non-equivalent, quasi-experimental design with pre and posttest treated (n = 188) and comparison (n = 61) groups was employed. Independent variables included the treatment interventions ...


Why White Men Can't Jump And Black Men Can't Think: An Analysis Of The American Sports News Media's Coverage Of Basketball And Its Players From 1980 To The Present, Robert Charles Scaro Jan 1993

Why White Men Can't Jump And Black Men Can't Think: An Analysis Of The American Sports News Media's Coverage Of Basketball And Its Players From 1980 To The Present, Robert Charles Scaro

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No abstract provided.


Who Went To Market?: An Urban And Rural, Late Eighteenth-Century Perspective Based On Faunal Assemblages From Curles Neck Plantation And The Everard Site, Susan Michelle Trevarthen Jan 1993

Who Went To Market?: An Urban And Rural, Late Eighteenth-Century Perspective Based On Faunal Assemblages From Curles Neck Plantation And The Everard Site, Susan Michelle Trevarthen

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No abstract provided.


"Work Enough For Head And Heart": Dramatic Interaction And The Social Dynamics Of The Steward-Planter Relationship In Antebellum Tidewater Virginia, Neil Macrae Kennedy Jan 1993

"Work Enough For Head And Heart": Dramatic Interaction And The Social Dynamics Of The Steward-Planter Relationship In Antebellum Tidewater Virginia, Neil Macrae Kennedy

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No abstract provided.


Oz In The Valley Of Ashes: Visions Of Tomorrow At The New York World's Fairs Of 1939 And 1964, Emily Mieras Jan 1993

Oz In The Valley Of Ashes: Visions Of Tomorrow At The New York World's Fairs Of 1939 And 1964, Emily Mieras

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No abstract provided.


To Separate The Tares From The Corn: Debts And Slaves In Post-Revolutionary Virginia, Philip George Swan Jan 1993

To Separate The Tares From The Corn: Debts And Slaves In Post-Revolutionary Virginia, Philip George Swan

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No abstract provided.


Perceptions Of Poverty: Material Life Among The Tenements Of New York City During The Nineteenth Century, Megan Mary Haley Jan 1993

Perceptions Of Poverty: Material Life Among The Tenements Of New York City During The Nineteenth Century, Megan Mary Haley

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No abstract provided.


Harmony And Dissonance: Mennonite Visions Of Community And Identity, Elizabeth Jane Chowning Jan 1993

Harmony And Dissonance: Mennonite Visions Of Community And Identity, Elizabeth Jane Chowning

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No abstract provided.


Attachment Security And Partner Presence As Moderators To Automatic Responses To Stress In Women, Brooke C. Feeney Jan 1993

Attachment Security And Partner Presence As Moderators To Automatic Responses To Stress In Women, Brooke C. Feeney

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No abstract provided.


Motivations Behind The Suez Crisis, Benjamin Joel Goldberg Jan 1993

Motivations Behind The Suez Crisis, Benjamin Joel Goldberg

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.


Agent Of Change Or Trusted Servant: The Eighteenth-Century Williamsburg Press, Susan Stromei Berg Jan 1993

Agent Of Change Or Trusted Servant: The Eighteenth-Century Williamsburg Press, Susan Stromei Berg

Dissertations, Theses, and Masters Projects

No abstract provided.