# Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Title

• (1967)
An experiment has been performed in which 436,000 exposures were taken using the separated K- beam at the ANL ZGS and the MURA 30 il hydrogen hubble chamber. As a part. of this experiment a study of the Kpipi system in ...

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• (1997)
K/Ar dating of different size fractions of I/S samples reveals three episodes of illitization in the alteration profiles: 432-424 Ma, 410-383 Ma, and ${\sim}{-}314$ Ma. Rb-Sr and oxygen isotopic data suggest I/S of the ...

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• (1984)
This thesis presents a novel account of the most important phonological and morphological processes operating in a Berber language, -Kabyle-, spoken in parts of Algeria. The study is conducted within the framework of the ...

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• (1995)
This is a case study of an elementary teacher, Annie, who has been teaching for 26 years. The purpose of the study is to find out what qualities she has developed that have made her have a reputation as a good teacher. ...

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• (1999)
The purpose of my thesis is to defend what I take to be Kant's internalist theory of moral obligation. I argue that any defense of Kant on this score, requires a defense of Kant's theory of freedom, as well as the Kantian ...

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• (1988)
I argue that Kant had good reason to claim that there must be permanent phenomenal substances. He needs to account for the possibility of representing reality that we are not now experiencing. He argues that only if substance ...

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• (2009)
This work argues that Kant's transcendental philosophy is built upon the insight that any judgment about what there is or what is possible must emerge from an existential perspective rather than a purely logical one. Rather ...

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• (2011-05-25)
The purpose of Kant’s transcendental deduction in the Critique of Pure Reason is to prove that certain concepts not derived from experience (called categories) apply to and govern the objects of our experience. Kant seeks ...

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• (1993)
This dissertation examines John Rawls's claim that his theory of justice can avoid discussion of "deep metaphysical claims" which communitarians have alleged to be implicit in his theory. It shows that Rawls's Kantian ...

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• (1989)
In this thesis, the modal realist metaphysics of modality of David Lewis is subjected to a Kantian critique. Modal realism is the theory that possible worlds are the sorts of things our actual world is. Lewis's argument ...

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• (2004)
This dissertation is an examination of Immanuel Kant's criticisms of G. W. Leibniz's metaphysics and possible Leibnizian responses to those objections. Kant's central criticism of Leibniz's metaphysic is that it is based ...

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• (1974)

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• (1974)
The Kapitza resistance has been measured between liquid or solid 3He or 4He and surfaces of Mg, Cu, W, and Au in the temperature range 0.03-0.3 K. The experimental data are in relatively good agreement with the ...

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• (1985)
Multiple types of opiate receptors have been proposed on the basis of pharmacological and biochemical studies. Mu and delta opiate receptors have been the most widely studied because of the availability of tissues enriched ...

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• (1981)
This study is a revaluation of Karl Gutzkow's novel Wally, die Zweiflerin based on an examination of significant aspects of Gutzkow's life, specifically his psychological and intellectual development, up to the time he ...

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• (1956)

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• (1991)
This dissertation focusses on a broad range of topics associated with Karol Szymanowski and his Stabat Mater, opus 53. The culmination of Karol Szymanowski's compositional career occurred in his final, nationalist period, ...

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• (1965)

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