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Theses/Dissertations from 2017

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Supporting Equine-Assisted Therapy: A Grant Proposal Writing Project for Healing Hands Youth Ranch, Nancy Tompkins

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Kinesthesis: Buildings Learning from People, Will Tufts

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"We Run a Different School Within a School": Educator Perceptions of Guatemala-Maya Students in a North Georgia Public School System, Anna Tussey

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Why Do English Teachers Stay in High-Needs High Schools?: An Exploratory Study of Factors Promoting Retention of Teachers in High-Needs Schools, Corrie A. Tuttle

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Jeep Nation: Wilderness Ideology and the American Icon, Kristy Ventre

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Between the Rural and Suburban: The Social, Political, and Economic Dynamics of Policing Forsyth County, GA, Alexandra Vuich

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Revolutionary Every Day: A Dramatic Exploration of Women and Their Agency in The Black Panther Party., Kristen Michelle Walker

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Nursing Students’ Knowledge and Attitudes Toward Care of the Dying, Betsy N. Ward and Elizabeth Nora Ward

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Optimizing the B.O.B., Valerie N. Washington and Douglas Starzec

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Perceptions of Justice and Motivations for Becoming a Police Officer: Differences Across Recruits and Law Enforcement Officers, Erika J. Waterman-Smith

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MEMENTO meMORIam: Reconciling Death, Society, and the Environment, Damari Weaver

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Comparison of the Behavioral Pain Scale and the Critical-Care Pain Observation Tool in Assessing Pain in Ventilated Critical Care Patients, John Weldon

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An Exploratory Study of the Impact of Language on the Transition and Success of Students in Their First College Year, Kathryn B. Wilhite

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Divine Intervention: Designed for Social Evolution by Integrating Natural Order, Anatoshia L. Wyatt

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Urban Space Regeneration, Yuanyuan Xiao

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From Simplest Recursion to the Recursion of Generalizations of Cross Polytope Numbers, Yutong Yang

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Secret Place: Generated from Place and Non-Place, Zeyue Zhang

Theses/Dissertations from 2016

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The Paradox of Social Media Security: A Study of IT Students’ Perceptions versus Behavior on Using Facebook, Zahra Y. Alqubaiti

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Implementing Document-based Lessons in High School Classrooms: A Case Study of World History Teachers' Perspectives and Practices, Laura B. Astorian

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Internet of Things-Based Smart Classroom Environment, Amir R. Atabekov

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Enterprise Risk Management: The Transformation of Board-level Engagement as Evidenced by Disclosure, Timothy L. Baker

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Development and Validation of the Mathematical Problem-solving Dispositions and Beliefs Scale, Laura L. Barrett

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Induced Phytoextraction of Lead from Contaminated Soils by Panicum virgatum, Enhanced with EDTA, Citric Acid, Benomyl, Propiconazole and Nitric Oxide, Adrianna E. Beavers

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Paradiplomacy and Protodiplomacy in World Practice: A Comparative Case Study of Conflict and International Development in Quebec, Catalonia and Kurdistan, Haluk Baran Bingol

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SWAMP BANDIT: The Legend of John Ashley and Florida's Notorious Ashley Gang, Constance M. B. Briggs

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A Framework for Hybrid Intrusion Detection Systems, Robert N. Bronte

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A New 2,1,3-Benzothiadiazole-Fused N-Heterocyclic Carbene and Its Metal Complexes, Ossie J. Buckner

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The Effects of Amphetamine Exposure on Neurodevelopment and Behavior in Early Life Stages of Danio Rerio, Jennifer D. Bullard

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Development of a School Network Accessibility for Parents (SNAP) Scale: An Exploratory Factor Analysis, Lea M. Campos

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Improving the Prediction Accuracy of Text Data and Attribute Data Mining with Data Preprocessing, PRIYANGA CHANDRASEKAR

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Comparative Study of Dimension Reduction Approaches With Respect to Visualization in 3-Dimensional Space, Pooja Chenna

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Management and Organizational Influences on the Compliance Behavior of Employees to Reduce Non-malicious IT Misuse Intention, Randy G. Colvin

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On the Edge of a Knife; The Early Migration into Middle Tennessee and the Heroine Charlotte Reeves Robertson, Lisa C. Diglio

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Towards Understanding and Developing Virtual Environments to Increase Accessibilities for People with Visual Impairments, Miao Dong

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Conservation Genetics and Mark-Recapture Monitoring of the Rare Pigeon Mountain Salamander (Plethodon petraeus) within a Highly Restricted Range, Kate Donlon

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An Analysis of Pre-Service Elementary Teachers’ Understanding of Mathematical Number Sense as Tested on the TIMSS Assessment, Monica J. Doriney

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Honors Senior Capstone Portfolio, Brooke M. Doss

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Color Image Segmentation Using the Bee Algorithm in the Markovian Framework, Vehbi Dragaj

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Ultrasonic Data Steganography, Alexander Orosz Edwards

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Comparisons of the socio-behavioral differences between chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and bonobos (Pan paniscus), investigating the impact of a naturally occurring polymorphic microsatellite deletion in the 5’ flanking region of arginine vasopressin receptor 1a (AVPR1a) on gene expression and sociality within the Pan genus, Robert E. Evans

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Lead-Free Gunshot Residues as Forensic Evidence, Lashaundra A. Fambro

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Educational Materials in a Private School Setting: An Industrial Ethnography and Document Analysis of One School’s Presently-Used Educational Documents, Allison M. Feldman

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IS Success Model for Evaluating Cloud Computing for Small Business Benefit: A Quantitative Study, Charles Kenneth Flack

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Culturally Relevant Pedagogy in the English Language Arts Classroom, Kimberly R. Foster

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Setting the Stage for Individual Ambidexterity in Organizations: The Effects of Context and Individual Regulatory Mode on Explorative and Exploitative Behavior, Fernando Garcia

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Decolonial Interstice in Carnaval Montevideano: Murga as Hegemonic Dissent at the Tablado de Barrio, Paola García

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Hidden Black and Brown Bridges: The Mutual Influences of Dr. Martin Luther King and Hispanic Theologian Dr. Justo González, Gabriel A. Greaves

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Perilous Decisions Humanitarian Security and Risk Management in a Complex World, Amanda Guidero

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Reflecting on Performance Feedback: The Effect of Counterfactual Thinking on Subsequent Leader Performance, Kelly R. Hall

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"The Road is My Home:" Reflections on Vandwelling Culture in the United States, Heather Harris