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The Use of Art Objects in the Fiction of Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Use of Art Objects in the Fiction of Nathaniel Hawthorne

Date: June 1959
Creator: Rodewald, Fred A.
Description: This study is not concerned with the evaluation of Hawthorne's artistic criticism but with the uses he made art objects in his writing. Such a study should give suggestions for interpretation of his works, as well as information concerning literary devices and technique in style. It should consider the contribution of the art objects to the literary artistry of the works in which they appear. Such a study has not previously been made.
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In-Group and Out-Group Sociometric Choices for Two Groups of College Students Experiencing Different Educational Procedures

In-Group and Out-Group Sociometric Choices for Two Groups of College Students Experiencing Different Educational Procedures

Date: August 1959
Creator: Tate, James Oliver, 1929-
Description: The purpose of the study was to determine the effectiveness of the social and interpersonal aspect of the Austin College Plan of educational development by carrying out a plan of evaluation designed by the Hogg Foundation of the University of Texas and the Psychology Department of North Texas State College.
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Jefferson Davis and the Confederate Governors

Jefferson Davis and the Confederate Governors

Date: June 1959
Creator: Daniel, Arthur Gordon
Description: One facet of the problem of state rights within the Confederacy is revealed through a study of the relations between President Davis and the war governors. As a means of investigating those relationships this study considers their attempts to solve several major problems. This work seeks to discover the degree of co-operation which existed between the President and governors and to establish what effect this co-operation or lack of it had on the failure of the states to support many important central government policies. It also seeks to determine what influence those relationships had on the outcome of the war.
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Techniques and Content in Thornton Wilder: a Critical Re-Evaluation

Techniques and Content in Thornton Wilder: a Critical Re-Evaluation

Date: August 1959
Creator: Smith, Carolyn June
Description: The aim of this paper is not to disprove previous interpretations of Wilder's work, but to enlarge on them. The problem is not that the opinions of the early critics and many of the later ones were incorrect; the were merely incomplete. This paper shall attempt to show that Wilder's major thematic material falls into two interlocking and overlapping groups. Repeatedly Wilder deals with the relationship of man to something beyond himself, and the relationship of man to individual man and to mankind.
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Linear Spaces

Linear Spaces

Date: August 1960
Creator: Carroll, Nelva Dain
Description: The purpose of this paper is to present the results of a study of linear spaces with special emphasis of linear transformations, norms, and inner products.
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Anxiety in Jailees as Indicated by the Rorschach Test

Anxiety in Jailees as Indicated by the Rorschach Test

Date: August 1960
Creator: Haddan, Eugene E.
Description: This study concerns an evaluation of anxiety levels in jailees awaiting trial in a county jail. Detecting anxiety which had been overtly controlled, and apparently hidden called for the use of a projective technique. Such an instrument would have the additional advantage of minimizing the effect of the observer upon the observed.
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A Study of the Effectiveness of Citizenship Education as it is Taught in the Public Secondary Schools of Texas

A Study of the Effectiveness of Citizenship Education as it is Taught in the Public Secondary Schools of Texas

Date: January 1959
Creator: Gale, Patricia Harberson
Description: The purpose of this study is to determine whether students in Texas high schools are receiving adequate citizenship education, to see what factors are responsible for the present situation, and finally to search for possible improvements in civic education and possible solutions for specific problems.
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Taxonomic Analysis of Marine Actinomycetic Isolates

Taxonomic Analysis of Marine Actinomycetic Isolates

Date: August 1959
Creator: Haesly, Doran John
Description: Though this current study was initiated independently and was not a test laboratory for the taxonomic sub-committee's evaluative program, the problem outlined in this treatise was also designed in an effort to test certain characteristics of the actinomycetes of both a biochemical and morphological nature. This problem employed methods that might absolve or establish certain criteria for taxonomic use in the group of actinomycetes.
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Mercury-Sensitized Photochemical Reactions of Isopropyl Alcohol

Mercury-Sensitized Photochemical Reactions of Isopropyl Alcohol

Date: May 1959
Creator: Armstrong, Andrew Thurman
Description: This thesis describes the reactions of mercury-sensitized isopropyl alcohol when bombarded with 2537 Angstrom radiation.
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Introduction to the Theory of Games

Introduction to the Theory of Games

Date: June 1959
Creator: Taylor, James Lyle
Description: The purpose of this thesis is to provide a beginning graduate student in mathematics with the general theory underlying competition between rational, intelligent opponents. This competition can be described as a game of opposing strategies; hence, the name game theory.
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