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Processes of redemption and the aesthetic of the fragment in the early twelve-tone works of Luigi Dallapiccola
The discussion that follows addresses the early twelve-tone works of Italian composer Luigi Dallapiccola. While much recent scholarly attention has focused on works composed from the 1950's onwards, this dissertation will ...
Means testing of student loans in Kenya
This research examines how well the student loan program in Kenya is targeting the needy students who require financial assistance to access higher education. The study examines, through the employment of quantitative and ...
Geographical perspectives strengthened by GIS in an interdisciplinary curriculum: Empirical evidence for the effect on environmental literacy and spatial thinking ability
Although Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have been favorably received as innovative and exciting tools in environmental education recently, there is a paucity of research into their effectiveness in enhancing meaningful ...
Toward semantically enabled on-line tour planning: A conceptual framework and an ontology model
This dissertation presents a three-level conceptual framework and a three-component ontology model for semantically enabled on-line tour planning. The conceptual framework includes an abstract level, a representation level, ...
Workflow pattern mining using e-mail communications
The objective of this work is to utilize the abundant "unstructured" information and convert it into a logical and structured representation. This not only results in useful data representation to discover hidden patterns ...
The influence of Edgar Allan Poe and Frances Sargent Osgood on Nathaniel Hawthorne's "The Scarlet Letter," and the introduction of a previously unknown tale by Edgar Allan Poe, "The Snowstorm"
To date, there has been no systematic evaluation of the vast significance of the life and work of Edgar Allan Poe, or Frances Sargent Osgood, upon the writings of Nathaniel Hawthorne. In this thesis, we present documentation ...