Theses and Dissertations produced by graduate students at Florida International University.

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Theses/Dissertations from 1995

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Areal and vertical distribution of total soil mercury and total phosphorusin the southern half of water conservation area 3-A, Everglades, Southern Florida, Cleone Botelho Arfstrom

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The refinement and validation of the critical decision making and problem solving scale moral dilema (CDP-MD), Ondina Arrufat

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Weak electron scattering for the 3He-3H transition and the weak nuclear form factors, Michael A. Barnett

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Menem's Argentina : economic reform and democracy in the late twentieth century, Mariano J. Beillard

Effects of hypergravity on fiber type and muscle mass in ankle extensors, including a compartmentalized muscle, Hildegarde Bell

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Effects of inconsistencies in eyewitness testimony on mock-juror decisionmaking, Garrett L. Berman

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Perceptions of beginning teachers in Florida regarding their preparation as it relates to the Florida essential generic competencies, María Antonieta Bilbao

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The relationship between Common Language and Length of Treatment in Occupational Therapy, Nivia Liz Binett

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Utilization of needs assessments by decision makers : a comparative analysis of assessment methods, Eleanor R. Penn Blyden

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Immunocytes of the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) and West Indian manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris) : morphologic characterizations and correlations between healthy and disease states under free-ranging and captive conditions, Gregory D. Bossart

Empowerment through education : enhancing quality of life of clients on anticoagulant therapy, Therese A. Boyd

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Perceptions of collaboration between emergency nurses and paramedics, Linda Stacey Boylan

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Social institutions and identity formation : the interface between society and the individual, Ervin Briones

A planning model for needs analysis for subacute care, Pauline Martha Broderick

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Physical therapy recruitment and retention strategies of hospitals in the US, Laura Burgos

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An experimental study of the effects of double-diffusive convention processes during the solification of binary alloys, Richard Burton

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The hardiness of adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse and their adaptation to a healthy adult life style, Myra P. Buttacavoli

Perceptions of therapeutic touch by adults with chronic pain, Erlinda Christina Capili-Rosenkranz

Motivation, attitude and achievement in english learning : a case study of cadets in chinese military academy, Hsueh-yu Cheng

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Study on passive and/or active vibration control for flexible structures, Qinghua Chen

Catalytic oxidation kinetics and mechanisms of commercial dyes by H2O2/iron powder system, Rena Zhanglei Chen

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Flash memory boot block architecture for safe firmware updates, Hsiang Chi

Lifestyle modifications of HIV-infected adults after knowledge of diagnosis, Vida Chin

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The effect of total parenteral nutrition (TPN) on zinc (Zn) retention in the tissue of rats, Martha M. Chisholm

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International stock portfolio selection and performance measure recognizing higher moments of return distributions, Pornchai Chunhachinda

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Vicarious reinforcement is a result of earlier learning, Maricel Cigales

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The effect of age of analyst and reform of data on the results of focus groups with older persons, Marian Cherie Clark

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Worry, anxiety and their relation in a clinical sample of children with anxiety disorders, Steven Kent Cumbo

A surface charge induced order-disorder phase transition in organic monolayers, Frederico Cunha

The effects of a sound-modified environment on physiological variables in premature infants in neonatal intensive care, Suzanne Snook D'Agati

The effect of critical pathways on length of stay for cerebrovascular accident patients, Dianne Boyer DiRocco

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Object-oriented concurrent programming on the connection machine with COOL (Concurrent Object-Oriented Language), Maria Rosa Drake

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The role of stories in understanding the cultural context surrounding information systems practices, Line Dubé

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Effects of an AIDS education program on nurses' knowledge, attitudes, and intention to behave toward patients with HIV/AIDS, Cezar Derla Dumago Jr.

A problem-oriented police response to tourist robberies in Dade County (Miami), Florida : a study of crime reduction and displacement, Steven L. Ellison

An evaluation of disabled workers' self-perceptions in relation to beliefs about job opportunities, Raquelin G. Fals

Perceptions of elementary teachers on the characteristics of gifted students in general versus gifted Hispanic limited English proficient students, Alberto T. Fernández

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Evaluating the effectiveness of a delineated wellhead protection area : the north west wellfield in Dade County, Florida, Jose H. Olivo Jr.

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A Cultural Historical Study of Land Use in Dade County, Florida, James R. Riach

Theses/Dissertations from 1994

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Performance analysis of disk mirroring techniques, Taysir Abdalla

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Occupational therapists as consultants in Florida schools : a survey, Leigh Ann Agee

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Infants' detection of synchrony between sounds and pauses in the movement of an object, Linda Alberga

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The relationship of learner entry characteristics and reading and writing skills to program exit outcome, Patricia Hayden Allen

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The Church of Our Blessed Redeemer Who Walked Upon the Waters, Preston L. Allen

Analysis of organomercurials in environmental and biological samples by capillary column gas chromatography with atomic fluorescence detection, Azaam Alli

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Initial placement methods for Haitian adult ESOL students : the NYS place test plus profile data compared to subjective assessment, Dorothy R. Alterman

The impact of the changing weaving industry on the culture and socioeconomic development of maya women in Guatemala, Kathleen A. Ashby

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Ethnicity and reaccumulation : an ecological analysis, Linda Beer

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Increasing nurse's knowledge of neonatal pain assessment through inservice education program, Carol Beloff

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Comparison of parental perception and therapist interpretation of child's performance of the Peabody Fine Motor Scale, Martha Gene Belote

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Optimal kernel development for real-time communications, Monica G. Beltran

An analysis of the impact of the Islamic revolution in Iran on Iranian women, Caroline Bethea

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The effect of weathering processes on the vertical turbulent dispersion characteristics of crude oil spilled on the sea, Donald J. Boyé

The effects of required/sequenced preparatory courses on academic success and retention at a community college, Elizabeth Andrews Brady

Rater's personality as a moderator of context effects in performance appraisals, Irene Maria Bravo

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Alternative methods for newborn urine sample collection, Nancy Ann Burke

The knowledge and use of critical thinking teaching strategies of faculty in associate degree nursing education programs, Lynda A. Burroughs

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Broadband RF current detector, George Cabrera

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Relationship between technical knowledge and price-perceived quality in an industrial setting, Jeannie Helen Caicedo

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A descriptive study of university students' beliefs regarding autonomy and paternalism in caregiving of the elderly, Linda Ann Cain

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Investigation of the effect of structure on reactivity in the titanium dioxide mediated photodecomposition of phenols and haloethers when irradiated at 350 NM in an aqueous medium, Claudia Cardona

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A comparison study of hip range of motion and electromyography during backward walking between children with spastic diplegia and children without known disabilities, Martin L. Carrillo

Knowledge of HIV transmission risk behavior, and perceptions of risk among Haitian women living in Miami, Florida, Theresa Olivier Cassagnol

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A new parallel technique for the solution of sparse nonlinear equations, Maria Cereijo Martinez

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The survival strategies of Haitian immigrant women, Sue Chaffee

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Improved frequency response measurements in the human visual system, Yuping Chen

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Vent alignments in San Francisco volcanic field, Arizona : statistical analysis and assessment of structural controls, Zhuoning Chen

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Howardsville Depot and other stories, John Albert Childrey

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Memory for contingent versus noncontingent events, Maricel Cigales

The design of a course module for addiction counselors using a systems approach to training (SAT) format, Mary Lou Cook

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Anthropometric estimates for Colombian adults, Orlando A. Corredor

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An after tax economic analysis of home equity conversion for the elderly, Lowell James Cramer

The radiolarian biostratigraphy of the oceanic formation, Conset Bay, Barbados, West Indies, Elba Dayton Cuevas

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Gradient based fuzzy c-means algorithm, Issam J. Dagher

Age and forgetfulness : management attributions, recommendations, and predictions, Debra Clements Danker

Inequality in disaster : the case of hurricane Andrew and Florida City, Nicole Dash

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The use of aerobic exercise as an occupational therapy intervention for post traumatic stress disorder patients, Phyllis A. Davis

Out-of-sample exchange rate forecasting structural and non-structural nonlinear approaches, Maria Eugenia De Boyrie

The effect of authority and social influence on eyewitness suggestibility and person recognition, Jennifer Leigh Devenport

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The effect of familiarity of task and choice on the functional performance of young and old adults, Anne E. Dickerson

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An evaluation of depression, self-efficacy, satisfaction with life and perceived access to medical care across stages of HIV infection, Toni Marie DiDona

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Correlates of union and organizational commitment : a survey of former Eastern Airlines employees, Sharon A. Israel Dolfi

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Meson-meson scattering in 2+1 dimensional lattice quantum electrodynamics, Alberto Luis Domínguez

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The effects of laboratory-induced mood on secretory immunoglobulin A in saliva, Susan Strum Dubitsky

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Job satisfaction of school-based physical therapists, Leonard Elbaum

Chaos Hill, James Mallon Ellenburg

The influence of perception of forgetting and gender, ethnicity, and closeness on likelihood of caregiving, Mary Emerson Etheart

Encryption-based security for public networks : technique and application, Irma Becerra Fernandez

A hierarchical approach for solving the large-scale traveling salesman problem, Anthony L. Figueras

Theses/Dissertations from 1993

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Petrology and geochemistry of some high pressure rocks from northern part of Rio San Juan complex, Dominican Republic, Khandaker I. Anam

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A model of the hydrothermal system at Casa Diablo in Long Valley, California, based on resistivity profiles and soil mercury analyses, John David Arfstrom

Yield of metastable atoms from a rare gas discharge in a longitudinal magnetic field, Andrés J. Barrios

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Enhancing physical therapy students' attitudes toward telecommunication technology by using a demonstration model, Steven R. Bernstein

Personal computer security system, Jorge L. Besada

An investigation of twentieth century observant Jewish fine artists, Cindy Garfinkel Blaustein

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Effectiveness of the cognitive interview in a multiple-testing situation, Petra Brock

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An interface between the GRASS geographic information system and ORACLE relational detabase management system, David Gordon Buker

Effects of alcohol intoxication and encoding conditions on eyewitness memory, Marisa Anna Lucia Caiola

A new stereo matching paradigm for the recovery of the third dimension in two-dimensional images, Frank Martin Candocia

The effects of evacuation and relocation following Hurricane Andrew on children ages two through six, Vicki L. Catlett-Newby