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Obesity in Children --...
Asher, Christopher K.
Bailey, Jodi R.
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The Demise of the French Culture by Americanization
Americanization; France; National characteristics, French; National characteristics, American;
The author makes the claim that French culture is undergoing a rapid decline due to three primary American influences--McDonald's restaurants, the increased use in French society of American English, and...
America Can't Stamp Out the Deaf Community
Deafness--Social aspects; Sign language; Deaf--Services for; Deafness;
Deaf people have a culture all their own, which has withstood many attempts to pull it apart, such as eugenics, discrimination, and the emphasis on oral communication. This thesis outlines the history...
Mormon Polygamy: To Find the Truth
Polygamy--Religious aspects--Mormon Church--History;
The author of this thesis tries to get at the truth behind the former Mormon practice of polygamy. She examines the history of the Mormon Church and the revelation of the principle of polygamy by Joseph...
Business of Music
Based on his own experience, the author has written about the practical, business-related steps to being a successful musical band.
Ending the Obesity Cycle; the Role that Parents Play
Obesity in children--Prevention;
the author of this thesis asserts that parents are the cenral agents of change in the health of their children. He looks at the obesity of children, and how parents contribute to it, and how they can help...
Clothing Preferences Research Study
Clothing trade; Fashion merchandising;
This thesis presents the results of a research study of clothing puchase preferences, and makes the point that clothin companies must conduct and pay attention to this type of research in order to remain...
Peyote: Holy Sacrament or Illegal Drug?
Peyote has been used in traditional indigenous ceremonies for thousands of years, but is still considered an illegal drug in the United States. Legal challenges have resulted in federal exemptions that...
General guideline for bipolar disorder: questions and concerns asked by those families of individuals faced with this common disorder
The author of this thesis states that the purpose is to provide information to individuals who suffer from bipolar disorders and their families. Based on her research she has produced a paper and a pamphlet...
Ethical Behavior: Indispensible for Organizational Success
Business ethics; Professional ethics;
The author argues that ethical behavior is indispensible to the function of an organization, and using the military, hospitals, and corporations as examples, describes the consequences of having misguided...
Role of the Crusader in the Army Transition
United States. Army -- Artillery; Howitzers -- United States;
The improvements of the U. S. Army's Crusader artillery system over the slightly older Paladin Self-Propelled Howitzer system in battle are defined, and a history of artillery in warfare is given.
Need for Discipline in the Military
Military discipline; Military offenses; My Lai Massacre, Vietnam, 1968;
In this paper the author defines discipline and explores why it is essential in the military. He also explores what happens when military discipline breaks down, citing personal and historical examples,...
Stress in the Workplace
Targeting business owners and managers, the author looks at stress in the workpklace, and presents her research on the causes of stress, and importantly, ways to manage stress, as a way to help make the...
Salud Para Todos? Health Care Issues among U.S. Latinos
Hispanic Americans--Health and hygiene;
The purpose of this thesis is to examine the health care issues within the U.S. Latino population. The causes of the lack of preventative health care, access to insurance, and lack of intervening health...
Why Automakers and Brazil are Going to Pieces: Modular Assembly in the Auto Industry
Automobile industry and trade--Brazil; Automobile factories--United States; Automobile factories--Brazil;
Modular automobile assembly in Brazil serves as a model for the auto industry in the United States and elsewhere. It cuts costs because it requires fewer workers, but this causes problems with auto worker...
Prenatal Clinic Market Plan
This thesis looks at the serious local need for prenatal care, especially among those who do not have insurance and who cannot afford the care. She creates a Prenatal Care Market Plan for a particular...
Flannery O'Connor: Violence and grace in fiction
O'Connor, Flannery--Criticism and interpretation; O'Connor, Flannery--Themes, motives;
The author examines the relationship between violence and grace in the writing of Flannery O'Connor by focusing on the characters in three short stories and one novel.
Creatine; Creatine--Health aspects;
This thesis addresses the benefits and possible health hazards associated with the use of creatine to enhance athletic performance. The author also looks at ethical issues surrounding the manufacture and...
Applying Total Quality Management to Air Force ROTC at Brigham Young University
United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps; Total quality management;
The author asserts that many of the problems that affect academic ROTC detachments, usually caused by frequent turnover of commanders, micromanagement, and lack of communication, could be alleviated by...
Recreation and the concept of Rescue-Free Wilderness
Wilderness survival; Outdoor recreation industry ;
This is the study of how experiences with nature, through the use of "Rescue-Free" wilderness areas, can benefit humans. It also is aimed at increasing awareness of the general public about problems within...
Harold G. Moore and Leadership
Moore, Harold G., 1922-; Leadership; Command of troops; Recreation leadership;
Lessons in leadership are taken from the life and experiences of Lieutenant Colonel Harold G. Moore, commander of the 1st Battalion of the 7th Cavalry Regiment, who fought in Korea and Vietnam. The author...
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