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  Partner: UNT Libraries
 Decade: 1950-1959
 Degree Discipline: Economics and Sociology
 Collection: UNT Theses and Dissertations
The Economic and Psychosocial Impact of Industrial Injuries

The Economic and Psychosocial Impact of Industrial Injuries

Date: May 1955
Creator: Weeks, Leonard Christopher
Description: This thesis investigates the economic and psychological impact of industrial injuries and their history.
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Economic History of the Development of the Oil Industry in Southeast Texas

Economic History of the Development of the Oil Industry in Southeast Texas

Date: January 1952
Creator: Kennedy, Emery L.
Description: The main body of this thesis is composed of four chapters: Chapter II is concerned with the development of the oil industry in Texas prior to the discovery of Spindletop; Chapter III deals with Spindletop; Chapter IV sets forth the later developments of the oil industry in Southeast Texas or Railroad Commission District No. 3; Chapter V is the concluding chapter, complete with summary, evaluation present status and future possibilities of the oil industry in Southeast Texas.
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The Evolution of Capitalist Values

The Evolution of Capitalist Values

Date: August 1956
Creator: Staig, Mary Sue Garner
Description: Capitalism has developed in something less than two hundred years into a system of doctrines and values which influence man's development around the world. It takes many forms and it functions within differing cultures and with different shades of meaning. It is an intensely penetrating economic system, never satisfied to contain itself within any given geographical area for long. It is the dominant economic structure of western civilization today and is seeking a foothold in eastern culture. For this reason it is being subjected to searching question. In any attempt to evaluate capitalism one is immediately struck by the plurality and confusion of its values. This thesis will attempt to trace the history of that plurality and confusion; to show how and why they arose; to relate economic values to the humanity which must live with them. All human values are subject to change and all social values are relative. Economic systems are social institutions and as such are directly related to the other institutions of any given society. For this reason the search for capitalistic values must be made within the social milieu as a whole. The economic system cannot be set apart from the church, the state, the ...
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The Growth of the Canadian Oil Industry

The Growth of the Canadian Oil Industry

Date: 1958
Creator: Stanley, Philip Arnold
Description: The purpose of the investigation is to present--chronologically, whenever possible--the growth of the Canadian oil industry from the days of earliest discovery to the present, with an eye on both historical growth and potential development.
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A Study of Juvenile Delinquency in Erath County, Texas, January 1, 1938, Through December 31, 1958

A Study of Juvenile Delinquency in Erath County, Texas, January 1, 1938, Through December 31, 1958

Date: August 1959
Creator: Isbell, Phoebe B.
Description: The object of this study was to find out what pattern juvenile delinquency follows in small towns and rural areas.
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A Study of Opinions of a Selected Group of Ministers Toward Race Relations

A Study of Opinions of a Selected Group of Ministers Toward Race Relations

Date: 1957
Creator: Milligan, Alfred Ray
Description: This study deals only with the attitudes held by ministers who cooperate in the Baptist General Convention of Texas.
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