October 2020

Dissertations

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Media for media literacy: Discourses of the media literacy education movement in "Media&Values" magazine, 1977-1993
    RobbGrieco, Michael, Temple University, 2014, Ph.D.
    Subject: Mass communication
  6. 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
    Testing Theories of Violent Video Games and Aggression: Do Attitudes and Beliefs Mediate the Relationship between Violent Video Games and Aggression?
    Lewis, Barry P., Rivier University, 2018, Psy.D.
    Subject: Psychology
  7. Rage and social media: The effect of social media on perceptions of racism, stress appraisal, and anger expression among young African American adults
    Maxwell, Morgan Lindsey, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2016, Ph.D.
    Subject: Social psychology
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. Rethinking U.S. education policy: Four paradigms of the knowledge economy
    Araya, Daniel, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014, Ph.D.
    Subject: Education policy
  11. Descriptions of childhood trauma, effects of the trauma, and how adults moved through the trauma to normalized behavior
    Schaaf, Alice Katherine, Andrews University, 2012, Ph.D.
    Subject: Social psychology
  12. 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
    Social Media and the College Student Journey: An Examination of How Social Media Use Impacts Social Capital and Affects College Choice, Access, and Transition
    Horvath-Plyman, Melissa, New York University, 2018, Ph.D.
    Subject: Communication
  13. 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
    Implications of a social media course for adolescent social media usage
    Johnson, Nneka A., Mercer University, 2017, D.Phil.
    Subject: Education
  14. 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
  15. Breaking and Entering: Hantavirus Interactions with Host Factors
    Kleinfelter, Lara Marie, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2019, Ph.D.
    Subject: Virology
  16. A Quantitative Examination of Social Media Effects on Teens and Young Adults
    McNamara, Caley, California Southern University, 2018, Psy.D.
    Subject: Social psychology
    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
    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
    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
    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
  17. 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
  18. 'Toronto has no history!' Indigeneity, settler colonialism and historical memory in Canada's largest city
    Freeman, Victoria Jane, University of Toronto (Canada), 2010, Ph.D.
    Subject: Canadian history
  19. Impact of School Uniforms on Student Discipline and the Learning Climate: A Comparative Case Study of Two Middle Schools With Uniform Dress Codes and Two Middle Schools Without Uniform Dress Codes
    Dulin, Charles Dewitt, North Carolina State University, 2016, Ed.D.
    Subject: Educational leadership
    From Doing to Being: Nurturing Professional Learning Communities With Peer Observation
    MacKinney, Bennett, Arizona State University, 2015, Ed.D.
    Subject: Educational leadership
  20. Strategic human resource management at the crossroads: Relationships among human resource capital, overlapping tenure, behaviors, and performance
    Harris, Christopher M., The University of Texas at Arlington, 2009, Ph.D.
    Subject: Management
  21. Exploring Psychological Effects of Exposure To Police Brutality By The Media
    Klaz, Shauday, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 2018, Psy.D.
    Subject: Clinical psychology
  22. The Revolution May Not Be Televised but It Will Be Hashtagged: The Impact of Social Media on Social Movements, Racial Perceptions, and Real-World Activism
    Barnett Cosby, Nadine, Regent University, 2018, Ph.D.
    Subject: Communication
    El maltrato infantil: Un analisis ecologico de los factores de riesgo
    Gracia Fuster, Enrique, Universitat de Valencia (Spain), 1991, Ph.D.
    Subject: Clinical psychology
  23. Digital Literacy Adoption with Academic Technology: Namely Digital Information Literacy to Enhance Student Learning Outcomes
    Adam-Turner, Nancy, Old Dominion University, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Educational technology
    The Power of a Princess: Examining the Role of the Disney Princess in the Lives of Adolescent Girls
    Mallory, Marie, Regent University, 2017, Ph.D.
    Subject: Communication
    STUDY OF ALLOY SURFACES AND ION AND ELECTRON EMITTER SURFACES BY THE FIELD ION MICROSCOPE
    KUK, YOUNG, The Pennsylvania State University, 1981, Ph.D.
    Subject: Condensed matter physics
  24. The Collaborative Benefits of Google Apps Education Edition in Higher Education
    Cahill, Jacqueline L., Northcentral University, 2011, Ph.D.
    Subject: Educational technology
    The Relationship between Social Media, Self-Objectification and Self-Esteem in Young Adult Women
    Oxman, Adrian Tworecke, Pace University, 2017, Psy.D.
    Subject: Social psychology
  25. The effectiveness of humor in persuasion: The case of business ethics training
    Lyttle, James Bruce, York University (Canada), 2001, Ph.D.
    Subject: Management

Masters Theses

  1. 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
  2. Analysis and Classification of Natural Disasters
    Caldera, Hallupathirage Jithamala, University of Calgary (Canada), 2017, M.Sc.
    Subject: Civil engineering
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. Positive and Negative Effects of Social Media on Adolescent Well-Being
    Kennedy, Katie, Minnesota State University, Mankato, 2019, M.S.
    Subject: Health education
  8. 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
  9. Evaluation of durability of nonwoven polypropylene grocery bags under routine use
    Diringer, Jeremy Alan, Clemson University, 2016, M.S.
    Subject: Packaging
  10. 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
  11. Advantages and Disadvantages of Flexible Seating
    Havig, Jenna S., Minot State University, 2017, M.Ed.
    Subject: Education
  12. Organizational strategies that inspire and improve employee retention and morale
    Saliba, Soraya, Royal Roads University (Canada), 2007, M.A.
    Subject: Management
  13. Black Lives Matter Media Framing Effects
    Jackenthal, Simone, The George Washington University, 2018, M.A.
    Subject: Political science
  14. 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
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    Mavroudis, Thomas Christy, University of California, Riverside, 2014, M.F.A.
    Subject: American literature
  15. Lien entre le sentiment d'auto-efficacite et l'epuisement professionnel chez des enseignantes et enseignants et inventaire des obstacles et facilitateurs a leur epanouissement professionnel
    R. Doyon, Pascal, Universite du Quebec a Trois-Rivieres (Canada), 2013, M.A.
    Subject: Pedagogy
  16. Ethics and business decision-making
    Jaunich, Gregory J., The College of St. Scholastica, 2012, M.B.A.
    Subject: Management
  17. The Influence of Social Media on Teens' Self-Esteem
    Gallagher, Shannon M., Rowan University, 2017, M.A.
    Subject: Social psychology
    The influence of social media on teens' self-esteem
    Gallagher, Shannon Murphy, Rowan University, 2017, M.A.
    Subject: Social psychology
  18. The Military Reforms of Gaius Marius in their Social, Economic, and Political Context
    Gambino, Michael C., East Carolina University, 2015, M.A.
    Subject: Classical studies
  19. The Effects of Social Media on Graduate Student Mental Health
    Vang, Ann K., Western Illinois University, 2018, M.S.
    Subject: Health sciences
  20. Canada, the Perpetrator: The Legacy of Systematic Violence and the Contemporary Crisis of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls
    Ancil, Gabriel Sy, Indiana University, 2018, M.A.
    Subject: Women's studies
  21. 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
  22. Teacher Perceptions of Effectiveness of the Zones of Regulation
    Kisiel, Karli, Southern Connecticut State University, 2019, M.S.W.
    Subject: Social work
    The discourse of the information age
    Keenan, Andrew, University of Alberta (Canada), 2010, M.A.
    Subject: Information science
  23. How Do Video Games Normalize Violence? A Qualitative Content Analysis of Popular Video Games
    Foster, Heather, Northern Arizona University, 2016, M.S.
    Subject: Criminology
    Estimating the Impact of Need Fulfillment on Human Motivation According to Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
    Ahmed, Mohammed, The University of Akron, 2017, M.S.
    Subject: Health care management
    A survey of current piano use in the elementary general music classroom
    Slattery, Valerie A., University of Kansas, 2006, M.M.E.
    Subject: Music education
  24. Understanding the Effects of Body Worn Cameras on Police Interactions With the Public: Impact on Number of Assaults on Officers and Use of Force Complaints Against Officers
    Barela, Brian Paul, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 2017, M.C.J.
    Subject: Public administration
    Impact of Employee Motivation on Employee Retention Rates
    Dugovicova, Janka, Webster University, 2019, M.B.A.
    Subject: Management
    The Language of Male and Female Serial Killers: A Forensic Linguistic Examination
    Zheng, Christina, Hofstra University, 2018, M.A.
    Subject: Linguistics
  25. Micromanagement and its Impact on an Organization's Success
    Taylor, Briana K., The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 2016, M.A.
    Subject: Organizational behavior
    Out of school play of grade one students: Child and parent perceptions and their relation to academic outcomes
    Lehrer, Joanne S., Concordia University (Canada), 2009, M.A.
    Subject: Art education
    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