Theses and Dissertations from DePaul University
 

Electronic versions of most theses and dissertations awarded by DePaul University since 2009 are archived here. Note that this section may not yet contain all masters theses completed after 2009; some may only be available in the individual degree-granting departments at the current time.

Search the DePaul University Library VUfind Catalog for print copies of theses and dissertations awarded before 2009.

DePaul University theses and dissertations are also indexed in the proprietary database ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global.

Information and support for your thesis, non-thesis final project, or dissertation from inception to completion can be found on the relevant DePaul college, school, or program requirements page such as LAS Graduation Requirements. Contact the awarding student support office directly with questions about your thesis or dissertation.

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Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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Transcending pathology, transforming the thinkable transperson: young transpeople, the law and gender self-determination, E. L. Hunter

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African American muslim fathers and the factors that influence their notion of fatherhood, Usama M. Hussein

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From Survivor to Advocate: The Therapeutic Benefits of Public Disclosure, Katherine Infusino

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The American dream and literature: how the themes of self-reliance and individualism in American literature are relevant in preserving both the aesthetics and the ideals of the American dream, John Izaguirre

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Negotiating Culture and the Self: Complications of Agency in Psychosis, Genevra Jones

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Roles of Retinoic Acid and Cyp26 Inhibitors in Ovarian Follicle Development, Shruti M. Kamath

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Manifestations of Traumatic Stress among Adolescent Girls in Post-Conflict Northern Uganda, Tiamo Katsonga-Phiri

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Russian Women and Belly Dancing: Body Work, Fun and Transformation, Galina Khartulari

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The Journey to the Top: Women's Paths to the University Presidency, Ann Marie Klotz

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Examination of herpesvirus entry glycoprotein interactions using proximity biotinylation, Michelle Lajko

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STRIVING FOR EXCELLENCE: EXPLORING THE EXPERIENCES OF ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED, AFRICAN AMERICAN, MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS MAKING THE CHOICE TO BE AN EXCEPTION, Tawanda Lawrence

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Don’t Remind Me: Part-set Cuing Inhibits Consumers Prospective Memory When Reviewing Home Loan Terms, Mark Alexander Leboeuf

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Tectonic shift: a scientific account of my young adulthood, Rosalyn Lederman

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Get yourself connected: time, space, and character networks in David Mitchell's fiction, Josh Lesser

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Effects of Temporal Perceptions on Employees’ Work-Life Conflict, Eileen M. Linnabery

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TANZANIA POST-COLONIAL EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM AND PERSPECTIVES ON SECONDARY SCIENCE EDUCATION, PEDAGOGY, AND CURRICULUM: A QUALITATIVE STUDY, Eugenia Lucas Wandela

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The Impact of Culture and Neighborhood Context on the Mental Health of Latino Youth, William Martinez

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Preserving the Quality of Architectural Tactics in Source Code, Mehdi Mirakhorli

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The Mediating Effects of Transformational Leadership on Leader Goal Orientation and Team Performance, Tyree D. Mitchell

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Ethnic Identity and Coping Efficacy as Moderators of the Relationships Between Perceived Racial Discrimination and Academic Outcomes Among Urban, Low-Income Latina/o Youth, Alison L. Mroczkowski

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Gender Role Ideology and Major Choice of Students in College Religious Groups, Charlynn Anne Odahl

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Gangstas, Thugs, Vikings, and Drivers: Cinematic Masculine Archetypes and the Demythologization of Violence in the Films of Nicolas Winding Refn, Christopher John Olson

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Social Identity and Wellness of People Who Have Acquired Physical Disability: What is the Role of Social Support?, Katherine S. Ong

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Piecing together creativity: feminist aesthetics and the crafting of quilts, Melanie Anne Pauls

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Literature for girls and the preadolescent novel: a historical analysis and recommendations for challenging the status quo, Molly K. Pim

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No vacancy: explaining the undulation of office building construction projects in Chicago's central business district during the 1970s, Michael R. Rast

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PREVENTIVE MENTAL HEALTH AS AN APPROACH TO IMPROVING SCHOOL OUTCOMES AMONG YOUTH: A META-ANALYTIC REVIEW, Katrina Elaine Roundfield

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Expectations of peace: documentation, memorialization, and construction of the archive in northern Uganda, Matthew Sebastian

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(Re)mixing ‘school spirit’: spectacular youth subcultures as resistance to cultures of control, Evangeline L. Semark

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Trickster-hero and rite of passage: effects of traditionally west African folklore forms on postcolonial Afro-Caribbean literature, Virginia Slana

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The Effects of Physical Activity on Suicidal Ideation in Adolescents, Sydney Shepperd Smith

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The Role of Multicultural Competence, Privilege, Attributions, and Team Support in Predicting Positive Youth Mentor Outcomes, Rachael Leigh Suffrin

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Parenting Dimensions and Internalizing Symptoms among Low-Income Latino Adolescents: Cultural Values as Moderators, Crystalia Sulaiman

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Looking For A Solution: Social Justice Education and Its Impact on Adolescent Empowerment, Anita Thawani

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“Making it Click”: Assigning Value and Confronting Obstacles in an Educational Exhibit, Andrea Thomalla Cavedo

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Sexy But Not Sexual: An Examination of the Sexual Narratives of African American Adolescent Females, April Timmons

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The politics of indigenous social struggle in Colombia, Gilberto Villasenor III

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Challenging identity hierarchies in Julie Taymor’s Tempest, Aaron W. Vinson

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Re(born) this way, Lee Westrick

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Youth's Lived Experience of an After-School Music Program: Understanding the Meanings and Values Placed on Music Learning, Brittany Young

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Participatory theater in community health, Nikki Zaleski

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Introducing flexibility in the admission requirements for the membership of eurozone countries, Caheri Aguilar-Arriagada

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STOCHASTIC MODELING AND TIME-TO-EVENT ANALYSIS OF VOIP TRAFFIC, Imad Al Ajarmeh

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Muscle Na+/K+-ATPase isoform regulation in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) following burst and sustained swimming challenges, Mattina Alonge

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Time Resloved SAXS Analysis of Fusion Protein, Matthew Andorf

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Exploring Professional Identity, Scott G. Banghart

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Structural Studies of Proteins in Solution: Cytochrome-C and Mitochondrial RHO, Anthony Banks

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Cameron McGill Dark Times: The Pursuit of Objectivity in a Subjective Medium, Benjamin Bateman

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THE SHAPE OF THINGS TO COME: RECONCEPTUALIZING WORLD HISTORY CURRICULUM FOR A GLOBAL ERA, Ryan S. Bates

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Transdisciplinary Perspectives on Pathways to Citizenship Behaviors in Mutual-Help Addiction Recovery Housing, Christopher Beasley

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The role of nonprofits as administrators in municipal sustainability planning: An exploration of four cities, Morgan Benson

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Exercises in Style: 21st Century Remix, Bethany M. Brownholtz

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Legitimate concern: the assault on the concept of rape, Matthew David Burgess

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From Panels to Primetime: Made-for-TV Movies Adapted from Marvel Comics Properties, Jef Burnham

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Implicit Knowledge Transfer Use in Virtual Healthcare Information Systems Project Teams and Its Association With Successful Project Outcomes, Nadene A. Chambers

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Synthesis and Evaluation of Unnatural HPAA, Norcoclaurine, and Tyramine Analogues, Sean Crowe

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WHICH COMPANY DO I WORK FOR? ORGANIZATIONAL IDENTIFICATION IN THIRD PARTY ORGANIZATIONS, Angela Dawson

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Colonialism, Neoliberalism, Education and Culture in Cameroon, Mary C. Diang

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THE IMPOSITION OF THE EGO: JEAN-PAUL SARTRE AND THE CINEMATIC APPARATUS, James Driscoll

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Recycled rhetoric: brand Israel "pinkwashing" in historical context, Joy Ellison

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Towards Automated Network Configuration Management, Khalid Elmansor

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A Spectroscopic Investigation of Excited States of the Nucleus 73Br, Brigid Esposito

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Identifying Barriers and Facilitators of Successful School-Based Mental Health and Behavioral Programs Delivered in the Context of Urban Poverty: A Qualitative Exploration of Perspectives from Service Providers and Youth, Farahnaz K. Farahmand

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Insights into High Mass Star Formation from Methanol Maser Observations, Hontas Freeman Farmer

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Using a Resiliency Framework to Examine Natural Mentoring Relationships and the Coping Efficacy as Buffers of the Negative Impact of Stressors on Academic Outcomes in Urban, Low-Income Ethnic Minority Youth, Rachel M. Feuer

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Exploring Community Psychology Value Congruence in Academic Setting, Olya Glantsman

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Individual and Community Factors Associated With Thriving Among African American Adolescents in the Context of Stressors, Adia Shani Gooden

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From normalization of relations to war: United States-Libya relations 2001-2011, Kelly Gosa

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The Dangerous Reality: Sexual Risk Taking Among College Women, Shannon Greybar Milliken

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“Poor forsaken colored girls:” Rebecca Latimer Felton, white supremacy, and prison reform, 1865-1900, Amanda Helms

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“White ink”: the body and écriture féminine in Toni Morrison's Beloved, Kati Emilee Hoctor

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Undocumented migration, the fourteenth amendment and the enduring battle over who counts, Molly Hoover

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Scottish and Ukrainian nationalism: a comparative study, Rostyslav Hrynkiv

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Collateral Consequences: The Impact of State-Level Policies on Perceived Stigma and Stigma Coping Strategies Among Ex-Offenders, Bronwyn Anne Hunter

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Growing pains: scale and mission in the fair trade textile sector, Karlee Johnson

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The Moderating Effect of Hope on the Relationship Between Emotional Approach Coping and Flourishing in College Students, Katherine Kandaris

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Förster Resonance Energy Transfer Investigations of the Structure of the Immunoglobulin G Class of Antibody, Michael Kelliher

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LIFE ON HOLD: The effect of recession and neoliberalism on millennials’ beliefs about education, economic participation, and adulthood, Stephanie E. Kirmer

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SOMEONE’S IN THE KITCHEN, WHERE’S DINAH? GENDERED DIMENSIONS OF THE PROFESSIONAL CULINARY WORLD, Stephanie Konkol

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That’s So Meta: Contemporary Reflexive Television and its Textual Strategies, Katherine Lander

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Collaborative Requirements Engineering Notation for Planning Globally Distributed Projects, Paula Laurent

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A Range-Frequency Theory Account of the Effects of Mood on Evaluations, Megan Marie Lombardi

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Hegemony within Student Affairs: The Interpretive Nature of College Student Development Theory, Marissa L. Lucchesi

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A Comprehensive Model Of The Intragroup Work Conflict Framework: Examining Substantive Conflict, Information Exchange, Task And Relationship Conflict, and Conflict Management in Relation to Performance Effectiveness, Marc Anthony Lukasik

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The Effects of Sexual Orientation and Behavioral Style on Perceptions of Men's Leadership Potential and Effectiveness, Kristin Elizabeth Mann

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The Effect of Grain Size and Forming Gas Reduction on the Electrical Properties of Zinc Oxide, Rofeideh Mansourian

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School-Level Predictors of Student Office Disciplinary Referrals, Andrew Martinez

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Ethics and affects: A critique of social intelligibility with Adorno, Butler and Spivak, Jana McAuliffe

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Mentoring Youth with Emotional and Behavioral Problems: A Meta-Analytic Review, David Aron Meyerson

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Ideal Dating and Sexual Partners for Low-Income Heterosexual African American Adolescents, Darnell Nathaniel Motley

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ASIAN AMERICAN COLLEGE STUDENTS: MAKING RACIAL MEANING IN AN ERA OF COLOR-BLIND RACISM, Vijay Pendakur

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Addressing the intersection of sexual identity and sexual behavior for women who have sex with women: understanding risk and exploring options, Joan Pinnell

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Gossip, performance, and regulation: an examination of social communities in Tom Wolfe‘s I Am Charlotte Simmons, Jeremy Rasmussen

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Social movements using social media in a mined and censored world: examples in the United States and China, Michael Roeder

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Improving Deaf Accessibility to Web-based Multimedia, Brent N. Shiver

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Early career change among millennial US college graduates, Gina Sian

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The body and the blood: Graham Greene’s incarnational imagination, Julie Simpson

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Dynamics of International Nonprofit Capacity Building Partnerships, Julia Sparkman

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Identity in Flux: Cinematic Destabilization in Narrative and Form, Eli Steenlage

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An Exploratory Investigation of the Alcoholics Anonymous Sponsor: Qualities, Characteristics, and Their Perceived Importance, Ed Stevens