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Dissertations from 1976

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Perceptions of an alternative high school., William C. Allard, Education

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Selective attention in the peripheral visual field., Linda F. Alwitt, Psychology

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Refutation and justification in Moore's defense of common sense., William Dallas Anderson, Philosophy

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A comparative analysis of the Black woman as transmitter of Black values : based on case studies of families in Ghana and among Jamaicans and Afro-Americans in Hartford, Connecticut., Lillian Anthony-Welch, Education

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Consciousness raising groups for women : implications of Paulo Freire's theory of critical consciousness for psychotherapy and education., Janet Perry Bailey, Education

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Educational renewal for urban middle schools., Marvin Barksdale, Education

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Administrative evaluation of humanistic teacher behaviors., Paul Clifton Bassett, Education

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A consideration of the generalizability of student ratings of college teachers and courses., Harold Olaf Bettencourt, Psychology

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Attacking absenteeism in public schools through coordinating education with business, industry, and government : two case studies., Anna Pearl Cole Brackett, Education

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Integration as a process in Gestalt-oriented psychotherapy : a proposed conceptualization., Joanne Stewart Brewer, Education

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A needs assessment study to provide guidelines for an inservice elementary teacher program in southeastern Massachusetts., Hamilton M. Brush, Education

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Integration and memory in very young children., Danuta Bukatko, Psychology

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An assessment of the influence of community schools on the attitudes and involvement of urban parents., Charles Burack, Education

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A study of the impact of Sesame Street on reform in urban schools., William Burke, Education

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The theoretical development and application of a philosophy of educational future studies., Paul Daniel Burnim, Education

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A study of some residual effects of a temporary dropout prevention program on participating parents and students located in a disadvantaged and majority Black school district., Ulysses Byas, Education

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An evaluation of research methodologies for benefit segmentation analysis., Roger J. Calantone, Business Administration

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Nonacademic personnel and community college governance., Pasqualino Capeci, Education

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Some implications of population quality and dispersal abilities of first-instar larvae on gypsy moth control strategies., John Lowell Capinera, Entomology

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Chemical stimulation of single human fungiform taste papillae., Armand Vincent Cardello, Psychology

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A model for monitoring and evaluating an alternative program., Harold Ledell Carroll, Education

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The importance of diagnosis in implementing successful organization change : five case studies., Sylvia Irene Carter, Education

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The development of a process to assess the needs of teachers in creating learner-oriented environments., Margaret Loretta Cassidy, Education

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An observation of communication patterns and the development of attitudes toward three innovative aspects of a methods of education class., James Edward Catone, Education

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Regression analysis of black student performance at the University of Connecticut from 1969-1971., David M. Clayborne, Education

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Childrens [sic!] multiple cue learning and sampling strategies in concept identification., Marc A. Clement, Psychology

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Bankruptcy as business strategy : a multivariate analysis of the financial characteristics of firms which have succeeded in Chapter XI compared to those which have failed., Robert A. Comerford, Business Administration

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Strategies for the education of youth in detention in the United States and Great Britain., William Lawrence Cook, Education

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An integration of the visual media via Fat Albert and the Cosby kids into the elementary school curriculum as a teaching aid and vehicle to achieve increased learning., Bill Cosby, Education

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A survey of the attitudes of classroom teachers toward the language experience approach as a supplement to the basal reader in making adjustments for individual differences among students in an urban school system., Margaree Seawright Crosby, Education

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Chapter 766 : year one--an analysis., Ronald George Curran, Education

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Perceiving the mentally ill : a test of an inferential path model., Ronald H. Doyen, Psychology

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Antagonistic interaction of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Candida albicans., Daniel David Drollette, Plant and Soil Sciences

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Face-to-face interactions between normal and high-risk infants and their mothers., Tiffany. Field, Psychology

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An investigation of the differential effects of two dimensions of spokesman credibility as they interact with consumer involvement with brand choice., David W. Finn, Business Administration

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Student value formation : the effect of past experiences and perceived behavioral expectations on value formation of first year college students., Dan Flanagan, Education

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A pragmatic basis for a competency-based reading program for high-risk open admissions college students., Clara Franklin, Education

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The effects of training and support group membership on volunteers serving the institutionalized mentally retarded., Burton W. Franzman, Psychology

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The effects of compatibility on the physical and mechanical properties of the blend: Poly (styrene-co-para-chlorostyrene)/Poly (2,6-dimethyl-1,4-phenylene oxide) (PPO)., Joel Robert Fried, Polymer Science and Engineering

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Scheduling the central processing unit in a product information system., F. Paul Fuhs, Business Administration

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A framework for individual and organizational renewal in post-secondary education : individualized statements., David Alan George, Education

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Beyond the non-formal fashion: towards educational revolution in Tanzania., Arthur, Gillette, Education

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The effects of cartoon characters as motivators of pre-school disadvantaged children., Robert L. Gill, Education

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Partners in journey : a dialectic of psychotherapy., Joseph M. Graziadei, Psychology

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A paradigmatic structure of defining as a process which alters the historical perspectives of the educational and school community that experiences it., Phyllis P. Gudger, Education

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On white dwarf models of variable compact x-ray sources., Paul Donald Guthrie, Astronomy

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A social learning analysis of depression., William Daniel Hale, Psychology

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Assessing prior non-formal learning., Edward J. Harris, Education

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Optical studies of the stress-induced crystallization of rubbers., Mitsuaki, Hashiyama, Polymer Science and Engineering

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Decision making methodology : test of logic and first field test., Thomas M. Heffernan, Education

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Documentation and analysis of the Street Academy System of Springfield, Inc. Preparatory School., Robert C. Henderson, Education

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The creation and survival of private, countercultural, transcendent communities of learning-living., Leo James Hoar, Education

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The effects of amount of prior information, source expertise, and source discrepancy on belief change., William H. Holmes, Psychology

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Drug use by male and female high school students as related to sex-role, locus of control, and perceptions of their parents., Raymond Leslie Hoobler, Psychology

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Interactions of water with hydrophilic polyether polyurethanes., Joyce L. Illinger, Polymer Science and Engineering

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The function of a black identity development theory in achieving relevance in education for black students., Bailey W. Jackson, Education

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The development of a proposed summer training institute for teaching improvement specialists., Michael L. Jackson, Education

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Nursing leadership : a comparative study of self concept, leadership style and leadership effectiveness., Karen Ruth Johnson, Education

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An experimental analysis of proctor prompting behavior in a personalized instruction course., Kent R. Johnson, Psychology

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A developmental model of education for parents of children up to three years of age., Michael Kalinowski, Education

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2.7 GHZ polarization and flux density measurements of variable radio sources., John Edward Kapitzky, Astronomy

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Intrapsychic and interpersonal processes in the parentification of children., Mark A. Karpel, Psychology

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Small-angle x-ray and small-angle light scattering studies of the morphology of polymer blends., Farrokh Burjor Khambatta, Polymer Science and Engineering

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A general system theory approach to understanding and changing the college classroom., Herbert Philip Koplowitz, Psychology

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Chemotactic factor inactivator in sera of sarcoid patients., Joan S. Kubik, Plant and Soil Sciences

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Perceptual factors in the business policy decision : an application of expectancy theory and non-metric multidimensional scaling., James R. Lang, Business Administration

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The perceived in-service needs of Massachusetts elementary principals and the identification of perceived techniques to best meet these perceived needs., Ronald Joseph Laviolette, Education

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A study to measure the level of community participation in the school system of Paterson, New Jersey., Curtis Bishop Lawson, Education

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Stressful life events and increases in alcohol consumption among male problem drinkers., Richard Lawrence Leavy, Psychology

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Teaching a survey of mathematics for college students using a programming language., Edward J. LeCuyer, Education

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Changing intention and behavior : a field study., Susan Carol Lehtinen, Psychology

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Communist parties in the European Parliament : the quest for legitimacy., John Foster Leich, Political Science

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Facilitating the implementation of Chapter 766 at the Massachusetts Hospital School : an analysis of preparatory activities., Arnold Levine, Education

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Synthesis and characterization of perhalogenated bromoacetaldehyde polymers., David W. Lipp, Polymer science and engineering

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Morphological studies of deep and shallow avian foveas : a quantitative analysis., Mary Ellen Lockhart, Psychology

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Leadership and strategic planning in higher education: toward more effective university management., Bobby Brown Lyle, Education

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A model for inservice teacher training in the Caribbean : curriculum development for teaching the educationally handicapped in the regular classroom., Esla V. Lynch-Richards, Education

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A study of the diffusion of the performance objective program., Lamont Lyons, Education

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Effects of an educational community center on alienated psychological patterns which sustain the political economic structure of the United States., David Magnani, Education

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The implementation of affirmative action in academic affairs at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst., Laurence R. Marcus, Education

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An analysis of behavior change in Gestalt clients and non-clients in terms of the goals of Gestalt therapy., Peller Marion, Education

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The Cartesian circle., Peter J. Markie, Philosophy

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Symbolization and learning competence : an elaboration of the theory of development of the Anisa model., Geoffry W. Marks, Education

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A life study of a psychotherapist : Marjorie Murray Burtt., Jean Y. Matlack, Education

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An assessment of student needs for career and vocational programs at Westover Air Force Base, Massachusetts., Thomas W. McClain, Education

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"Mad doctors" : American psychiatrists, 1800-1860., Constance M. McGovern, History

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Anglo and Puerto Rican client attitudes generated by varied interaction distances and counselor ethnicity in the dyadic counseling interaction., William Thomas McGurk, Education

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How to move a typical high school to one offering consumer choice : an analysis of selected successes and failure., Ralph Emerson McLean, Education

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A change strategy in urban education : the design of a career education program for senior high school urban students with an emphasis on the counselor's role., Edwin McMullen, Education

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A study of selected features in seventeen community programs for emotionally disturbed students in Massachusetts., Ernest Alexander McNeill, Education

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Beyond management by objectives as a supervision technique : an investigation of the effects of applying jointly a situational leadership model and management by objectives in the supervision of student teachers., Geoffrey Clark Miller, Education

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Knowing another : a case study in perspective and process., Lillian M. Miller, Psychology

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The United States Constitution and the private college and university., Eric Stefan Mondschein, Education

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A self-directed exploration-trial-implementation in-service process for a school faculty to use in preparing for variable modular scheduling., John Charles Monnig, Education

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Toward humanizing environments : the design and evaluation of a model for agent training utilizing the extension delivery system., Georgina Louise Moroney, Education