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    • Working readers 

      Rollins, Mark Jameson (uga, 2004-05)
      Examining a less familiar way that ideology affects narrative practice as the British novel moves from a realist to a modernist aesthetic, this study describes how Thomas Hardy's reading of work informs the way he structures ...
    • Working the waters 

      Kohl, Ellen Anna (uga, 2009-05)
      Throughout Georgia’s 100-year drought, politicians had to balanced decreased water supply, due to lack of rain, with increased demand, due to dramatic population growth, to meet the water needs of their communities. In ...
    • Working to close the research-implementation gap 

      Hardy, Robert Dean (uga, 2009-08)
      Private land conservation is becoming increasingly important as economic incentives expand and evidence of ecological significance of private land accumulates. Ensuring the transfer of ecological knowledge derived from ...
    • Working women and alcohol : is there evidence for a stress-induced model of alcohol use? : the roles of perceptions of control and depression 

      Tinney, Shannon Michele (uga, 2003-08)
      This study extends the sociology of stress paradigm in examining women’s alcohol consumption in exploring how depressive symptomatology mediates the relationship between full-time employed women’s perceptions of control ...
    • Workplace practices and employee engagement 

      Sleight, Robert Edward (uga, 2013-05)
      Employee engagement is an important issue for organizations. When employees are engaged, they can be more efficient and effective at their jobs, and this, in turn, creates the potential for beneficial social context and ...
    • Worlds of welfare discourse 

      Kolemen, Bedriye Aysuda (uga, 2010-05)
      This dissertation focuses on the everyday discourses on the welfare state in Germany, Sweden and the USA to explore the link between welfare regimes and national political cultures. It utilizes focus group discussions and ...
    • Wounded warriors 

      Anderson, Crystal Raequel (uga, 2009-12)
      This study examined predictors of treatment outcome for combat veterans in a group-based exposure therapy. The study compared Black and White injured combat veterans with PTSD and non-injured combat veterans with PTSD. A ...
    • Wrestling with violence : desensitization to violence through viewing professional wrestling 

      Williams, Kevin Donald (uga, 2002-05)
      Several violent attacks have taken place recently where the defendant attacked the victim using wrestling-style maneuvers. This experiment tests if watching professional wrestling desensitizes college-aged subjects to acts ...
    • Writ of passage 

      Patterson, Joshua Ryan (uga, 2015-05)
      Utilizing certain ritual theorists and their terminology, this research constructs a framework with which to analyze the religious or ritual nature apparent in the consumption of fiction literature. Fiction literature has ...
    • Writing 2.0 

      Johnson, Melinda Louise (uga, 2014-08)
      In this study, the author examines how teachers at a public middle school and high school in the Southeastern United States learn to incorporate digital tools and writing process pedagogy through a year-long professional ...
    • Writing and the secondary mathematics teacher 

      O'Kelley, Sharon Kay (uga, 2010-12)
      Although much research has focused on the use of writing in K–12 mathematics classes, little has been done on teachers’ experiences with writing in mathematics and how those experiences shape their attitudes about incorporating ...
    • Writing his India 

      Dials, Nicholas Patrick (uga, 2010-08)
      The aim of this thesis is to trace the philosophical roots of Octavio Paz’s poetry written during his tenure in India between 1962-1968. The following chapters examine the role of Hindu and Western philosophical thought ...
    • Writing Taiwan : a study of Taiwan's nativist literature 

      Lee, Yu-lin (uga, 2003-05)
      Taiwan’s nativist literature, known as Taiwan hsiang-t’u literature, originated in the Japanese occupation when Taiwanese native authors strived to establish a “national” literature distinct from Japanese and Chinese ...
    • Www.harmful to minors.com : an analysis of Congress' attempts to regulate pornography on the Internet 

      Gallagher, James Brendan (uga, 2003-05)
      This study examines the constitutionality of the Communications Decency Act of 1996, the Child Online Protection Act, and the Children's Internet Protection Act in terms of the evidence used to justify the acts, the scope ...
    • X marks the spot 

      Miller, Charles Alan (uga, 2013-08)
      This thesis explores the urban memory of residents of the Marigny and Bywater neighborhoods of New Orleans. The research project examines the memories and experiences of locals with Hurricane Katrina, particularly as they ...
    • X-ray absorption spectroscopic analysis of metal-containing proteins and peptides 

      Shokes, Jacob Estes (uga, 2006-08)
      X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS) was used to characterize the binding sites of numerous transition metals in different proteins and peptides providing detailed structural and/or functional information about the system. ...
    • Xenotransplantation of ovarian tissue into male immunodeficient mice 

      Hernandez-Fonseca, Hugo Jose (uga, 2002-08)
      male immunodeficient mouse model for transplantation of ovarian tissue was investigated. Bovine and human ovarian tissues were surgically placed either under the kidney capsule or in the subcutaneous spaces of male non ...
    • XML database engines 

      Malhotra, Rakesh (uga, 2001-08)
      XML databases lie at the conjunction of two disparate themes and have to address issues related to both. On one hand there is the traditional database field of structured data, query languages, algebras, logical and physical ...
    • XML-based messaging in the JSIM simulation environment 

      Huang, Xueqin (uga, 2001-08)
      Software reuse and interoperability have long been the Holy Grail of the simulation community. The current state-of-the-art interoperability standard in simulation is the High Level Architecture (HLA). HLA is a US DoD ...
    • XML-based specification and automatic code generation for easy customization of view in the GUS WDK framework 

      Kaluskar, Nivedita P (uga, 2005-12)
      An automatic custom view generation method for the Genomics UniÞed Schema (GUS) frame-work has been designed and implemented in this thesis work. The Genomics UniÞed Schema is adatabase schema and application framework ...