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The Conceptualization And Operationalization Of Crowding And Density /, Hiranthi I. Jayasuriya Jan 1985

The Conceptualization And Operationalization Of Crowding And Density /, Hiranthi I. Jayasuriya

Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


An Analysis Of The Randian Political Scientific Concepts., Thomas Allen Merkel Jan 1983

An Analysis Of The Randian Political Scientific Concepts., Thomas Allen Merkel

Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Norwegian-Americans And The Politics Of Dissent, 1880-1924, Lowell J. Soike Dec 1979

Norwegian-Americans And The Politics Of Dissent, 1880-1924, Lowell J. Soike

Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Contributing Factors To The Existence Of Right-To-Work Laws In Two Southern States, Timothy A. Bledsoe May 1978

Contributing Factors To The Existence Of Right-To-Work Laws In Two Southern States, Timothy A. Bledsoe

Theses and Dissertations

Providing explanations of why governments or political systems adopt the public policies they do is and has been a goal of political science for some time. The purpose of this paper is to investigate one specific policy out-come -- so called "right-to- work" laws -- in the context of the political environment provided by two Southern states: Arkansas and Louisiana.1 Specifically, an effort will be made to determine what environmental factors have tended to encourage the adoption of right-to-work laws and how the proponents and opponents of such laws have attempted to influence their passage or repeal.


Role Orientation Of Women Legislators In The North Dakota Legislature, Doris Wilke Sanders Aug 1977

Role Orientation Of Women Legislators In The North Dakota Legislature, Doris Wilke Sanders

Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


American Feminism And Social Democracy, Cathy Elizabeth Hinshaw May 1976

American Feminism And Social Democracy, Cathy Elizabeth Hinshaw

Theses and Dissertations

The concepts of both social democracy and feminism will be discussed in detail in the course of the thesis. By way of introduction, broad definitions for these concepts will be offered here. Before attempting these definitions, however, the "central validity" of which Lippmann speaks and around which the definitions revolve should be established. The core of both social democracy and feminism, as they are to be used here, is a particular understanding of the notion of equality.


Towards A Theory Of Great Power Behavior In The Fulfillment Of Military Commitments, Robert Charles Korte Jan 1973

Towards A Theory Of Great Power Behavior In The Fulfillment Of Military Commitments, Robert Charles Korte

Theses and Dissertations

This thesis demonstrates certain patterns of behavior which arise as a result of a Great Power seeking to fulfill its obligations to a client state through a defensive military commitment.


Adolescent Political Self-Images And Political Involvement: The Relative Effects Of High School Black Studies Courses And Prior Socialization, William Edward Hulbary Dec 1972

Adolescent Political Self-Images And Political Involvement: The Relative Effects Of High School Black Studies Courses And Prior Socialization, William Edward Hulbary

Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Toward A Theory Of Communal Conflict: The Case Of Cyprus, David J. Dunn Jan 1971

Toward A Theory Of Communal Conflict: The Case Of Cyprus, David J. Dunn

Theses and Dissertations

As a first step towards the construction of a theory relating to communal conflict, the present work focuses upon a study of the evolution of relationships between Greek and Turkish Cypriots in Cyprus, from 1571 to the present.


The Impact Of Afro-Asian Folitics In The General Assembly On Issues Of Decolonization And Human Rights, Priyambada Patnaik Jan 1971

The Impact Of Afro-Asian Folitics In The General Assembly On Issues Of Decolonization And Human Rights, Priyambada Patnaik

Theses and Dissertations

The Afro-Asian membership, both in the international system and the United Nations, has created a pluralistic order in world politics. It also represents a democratic pressure against use of force in the international community.


A Critique Of Civilian Defence, Nick Bowen Jan 1970

A Critique Of Civilian Defence, Nick Bowen

Theses and Dissertations

Civilian defence is an alternative to military defence. In the light of some claims that military defence is inadequately equipped to defend a nation-state, methods of alternative defence are thought to be needed. Civilian defence seeks to divest the state of a defence system which is an economic liability and which may not be able to perform its function when required, as happened to the Czechoslovakian armed forces.


Military Assistance To Independent African Studies, Vinvent E. A. Okwousa Jan 1968

Military Assistance To Independent African Studies, Vinvent E. A. Okwousa

Theses and Dissertations

The idea of having a standing army in time of peace is new in many African societies. It became popular as a result of European influence in Africa.


Egyptian Intervention In Yemen, Richard Little Jan 1968

Egyptian Intervention In Yemen, Richard Little

Theses and Dissertations

The idea that the world is divided into a developed world which is becoming increasingly stable and an underdeveloped world where violence remains endemic is inaccurate.


Conversational Algorithmic Translator, Interpreter And Editor (Catie), Dennis G. Potter Jan 1968

Conversational Algorithmic Translator, Interpreter And Editor (Catie), Dennis G. Potter

Theses and Dissertations

The IBM 1800 with its operating system (Time Shared Executive) and a 2260 visual display station offer an excellent base upon which to build a conversational compiler.


Form And Substance In The Study Of International Relations, Graham Peter Murray Jan 1967

Form And Substance In The Study Of International Relations, Graham Peter Murray

Theses and Dissertations

The general approach of this thesis is on two, distinct levels treating the subject International Relations, so to speak, both internally and extermally.


United States Neutrality Policy Toward The Spanish Civil War From July 1936 To February 1937, Raymond R. Troxell Jan 1966

United States Neutrality Policy Toward The Spanish Civil War From July 1936 To February 1937, Raymond R. Troxell

Theses and Dissertations

It is the basic objective of this thesis to analyze and examine the means by which the "moral embargo" of 1936 was applied to Spain. The study concentrates on the United States Congress, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and the Department of State.


The Soviet Drive In The Middle East, Raymond W. Weber Jan 1965

The Soviet Drive In The Middle East, Raymond W. Weber

Theses and Dissertations

By a policy combination of political turmoil and economic aid the Soviets were winning the praise of the Arab nationalists. But the Syrian Crisis gave the Arabs second thoughts. They did not want to become too closely aligned with the Soviet bloc. Many important elements in Syria feared Soviet domination and this was an important cause of the United Arab Republic.


The Search For European Unity: From The Marshall Plan To De Gaulle, Paul W. Green Jan 1965

The Search For European Unity: From The Marshall Plan To De Gaulle, Paul W. Green

Theses and Dissertations

In this presentation an attempt has been made to canvass some of the problems which have arisen in Eruope's trials to discard, to some degree, the nation-state system.


The Campaign And Election Of Quentin Burdick, 1958, Herbert A. Thorson Jul 1963

The Campaign And Election Of Quentin Burdick, 1958, Herbert A. Thorson

Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Planning The Small Rurban Community, James R. Woglom Jan 1960

Planning The Small Rurban Community, James R. Woglom

Theses and Dissertations

The role of the small rurban community will become increasingly prominent in future community development in the Northeastern United States. As technological improvements, particularly in transportation, take place and as the economy of the Northeast region continues to grow, the small rurban community will attain a higher social status – the most often cited reason for movement to the small rurban community.


The Organization Of American States: Its Relation As A Regional Organization To The United Nations, Robert L. Peterson Jul 1959

The Organization Of American States: Its Relation As A Regional Organization To The United Nations, Robert L. Peterson

Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


John Moses And The New Deal In North Dakota, Adam J. Schweitzer Aug 1954

John Moses And The New Deal In North Dakota, Adam J. Schweitzer

Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


The Political Philosophies Of Adolf Hitler And Neville Chamberlain (As Expressed In Their Recent Public Statements And Addresses), Henry Burns Amsden Jul 1940

The Political Philosophies Of Adolf Hitler And Neville Chamberlain (As Expressed In Their Recent Public Statements And Addresses), Henry Burns Amsden

Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Previous Legislative Experience Of United States Senators, Agnes Wallace Smith Jan 1912

Previous Legislative Experience Of United States Senators, Agnes Wallace Smith

Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.