# Browse College of Liberal Arts and Sciences by Title

• (1998)
The case of the Czech Republic is used as an illustration of the dynamic process, both as a means for analyzing past political development, and as a means for projecting its future prospects for political development. Data ...

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• (2002)
This work articulates to ongoing studies of civil society and social organizations that examine the range of informal interpersonal practices that configure new social orders in post-Soviet countries. My dissertation adds ...

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• (1965)

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• (2012-02-01)
This is an investigation of the modern concept of disease and an explication of the concept consistent with scientific and medical usage. The core notion involved in the modern concept of disease (taken broadly as pathology) ...

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• (2012-02-06)
Facing the increasingly intensified interactions between cultures, why do people sometimes react to foreign cultural influence in a negative way? Three critical conditions were proposed to account for people’s negative ...

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• (1994)
If X is a class of groups, the class of counter-X groups is defined to consist of all groups having no non-trivial X-quotients. Counter-counter-finite groups are studied here; any non-trivial quotient of such a group has ...

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• (1963)

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• (2012-06-27)
This dissertation argues that American literary postmodernism was profoundly shaped by midcentury intellectual workers’ resistance to the bureaucratization of their labor. An Introduction establishes the significance of ...

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• (2015-01-21)
In 1916, the first wave of Mexican immigrants arrived in South Chicago. Despite shortage of housing, food, and work, the South Chicago colony grew in size to become one of the key destinations of thousands of Mexican ...

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• (1971)

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• (1971)

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• (2014-01-16)
Classical logic and a given nonclassical logic are, by definition, incompatible in some sense. In some cases, this incompatibility is innocuous. In other cases, the nonclassical logic is incompatible with classical logic ...

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• (1968)

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• (1969)

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• (1964)

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• (1990)
Given a semisimple linear algebraic group G over an algebraically closed field K, we fix a Borel subgroup B and a maximal torus T. This determines a root system $\Phi$, and a set of simple roots $\Delta$. The subgroups ...

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• (1956)

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• (1981)
This thesis presents a classification up to topological equivalence of those flows on the torus satisfying: (1) all singular points and closed orbits are hyperbolic; and (2) there are no saddle connections. Such flows are ...

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• (2012-09-18)
The perennial C4 grass genus Miscanthus has a long history of use as valued landscaping and garden ornamentals. More recently, interest in domestic energy security and sustainable fuel sources have brought it to the forefront ...

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• (1972)

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