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Theses/Dissertations from 2008


Study of the Success of Taiwanese Expatriate Managers on Overseas Assignments: A Grounded Theory Approach, Hsiu Ching Ko

The Relationships Among Life Stress, Attitude Toward MDMA (Ecstasy) Intake, and Leisure Participation of Students at Institutes of Technology in Taipei, Taiwan, Wen-Chieh Lei

Exploring Students' Decisions Regarding Studying Abroad: A Study of Private University Students in South Texas, Javier E. Lozano

Teaching and Learning Through Play: A Case Study of Taiwanese Kindergarten Teachers' Perceptions and Implementation of Play in a School Setting, Mei-Yi Shen

A Study of At-Risk Students' Experiences in a Residential Alternative Girls' School in Southern Taiwan, Li-Jean Tsai

Leisure Participation, Leisure Motivation, and Life Satisfaction for Elders in Public Senior Resident Homes in Taiwan, Chia-Chun Wang

Logistical Barriers Faced by Women on Parole: A Critical Ethnography, Alison Frances Whittemore


The Relationships Among Work Related Stress, Health Status, and Physical Activity Participation of Nurses in Teaching Hospitals in Taipei, Taiwan, Ming-Hui Yao

Theses/Dissertations from 2007

Describing the Values Within the Sub-Cultures at Hillside University, Lisa Blazer

From Operations to Performance: The Evolution of Chief Information Officers in Higher Education, Sara L. Boettcher

Relationships Between Motivation Factors and Physical Activity Participation of University Students in Taiwan., Sean Chang

The Women's Vocational Training Center, Abundi: A Case Study of the Development of a Rural Vocational Training School in Uganda, Marthe Downing Curry

Applying Grounded Theory: A Practical Guide for Understanding the Vision of Benedictine Education in the Philippines, Alejandro J. De Jesus

Internationalizing Courses: A Case Study of Community College Faculty., Alba De Leon

Women in Positions of Leadership and Gender-Specific Emotional Intelligence Attributes, Phyllis Ann Duncan


The Potential Benefits of Taking Introduction to Art for Non-Art Major College Students, Chia-Ying Hsieh

Recreational Motivation, Sensation Seeking, and Recreational Involvement of Taiwan's Adventure Recreation Participants., Tien-Chich Hsieh

Employees' Perception of Managers' Leadership Style, Employees' Motivation Levels, and Job Satisfaction in Mainland China and Taiwan, Chia-Yuan Hsu

Emotional Intelligence and Leadership in Taiwanese University Students, Chung-Jieh Huang

Using the Competing Values Framework to Compare Leaders' Roles, Managerial Activities/Behaviors, and Organizational Culture Between Generations of Family Business in Taiwan, Wen-Chia Huang

The Impact of Emotional Intelligence on the Academic Performance of At-Risk High School Students., Leslie Kvapil

The Relationship Between Situational Leadership Styles and Job Satisfaction in Overseas Taiwanese Companies in Mainland China, Yi-Hsuan Lee

Leading Distance Learning: Possible Differences in Subjects Enrolled in Online and Traditional Instruction., Cathy Mallory


Deconstructing the Corrido's Validity: The Transformation of the Corrido Into the Narcocorrido, Wayne D. Meals


Evolve or Dissolve: Will the "Extra, Extra" Save the Newspaper?, Elizabeth Ann Moreno

Rural Tanzanian Women's Agency: Experiences and Responses to Socio-Economic Challenges, Dorothy V. Nkuba


The Future of Television: An Analysis on the Impact of the Internet on Both National and Local Television, Sarae Rodriguez

Operating a U.S. University in China: Identifying Challenges Within a Joint Venture., Norman Scott St. Clair

The Relationships Among Presidential Leadership Behavior, University Culture and Leadership Effectiveness in Technology Universities in Taiwan, Ming-Hsun Wu

Leadership Behavior, Organizational Trust, and Organizational Commitment Among Volunteers in Taiwanese Non-Profit Foundations, Tzu-Jiun Yeh


The Potential for Transformation in Second Generation Afghan Women Through Graduate Education, Mahmud Yusuf

Theses/Dissertations from 2006

Exploring Spirituality: Midlife Christian Women's Experiences of Spiritual Growth and Formation and the Impact on Their Influence of Others, Margaret Alison Buck

Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) for Promoting Change: A Case Study in Tanzania, Paula Menezes Caffer

Athletes' Perceived and Preferred Leadership Behavior of Basketball Coaches at Universities in Taiwan, Diing-Ching Chang

An Exploration of Job Stress Impacts and the Organizational Commitment of Clinical Nursing Instructors at One University in Taiwan, Shu-Yuan Chang


Diabetes Prevention Education for Mexican American Women With Gestational Diabetes: Pilot Testing a Videotape, Carol Anne Easton

An Investigation of the Use and Effects of Instruction Time in Middle School Mathematics Classrooms, Monette Ayala Elizalde

A Comparative Analysis of the Effects of Reform and Traditional Pedagogy on Content Knowledge and Mathematics Affect in College Algebra Classes, Margaret Bruce Huddleston

Factors That Affect Succession in African American Family-Owned Businesses: A Case Study, Charles W. Hunt

A Study of University Teachers' Leadership Style and Students' Motivation in Taiwan Foreign Language Education, Nai-Hua Ko

Home Caring for Spouses With Terminal Cancer in the Last Stages of Their Illness: A Phenomenological Study of Middle-Aged Caregivers, Cleophas Baso Kukeya

School and Community: A Study of Secondary Suburban School and Community Relationships, Joseph Cyril Kulhanek

Self-Identification of Non-Cognitive Factors That Lead to Educational Success, Roberta Leichnitz

An Exploration of Recidivism and the Shared Experience of Incarceration Through Feature Film, Johnathan M. Marlow

Cooperative Learning in the Elementary Classroom: A Qualitative Study in Two Settings, a Private School and a Public School, Misty McNair


Application of Polymerase Chain Reaction to Screen Rodents from New Mexico, Texas, Bolivia, and Nicaragua for Leishmania and an Assessment of the Specificity of Primers, Robert Alan Miranda

The Relationships Among Physical Activity Participation, Health Related Self-Efficacy, and Levels of Stress of College Students in Taiwan, Tsung-I Pai

Organizational Learning Among Strategic Leaders in an International Transportation Organization, Chadwick L. Reese

Excellence in Employee Communication in Small Companies as Compared With Large Companies, Sheri Rosen

Classroom Teacher Attitudes Toward Inclusion With Emphasis on Students With Visual Impairments, Carolin Sinkfield

The Leadership of Dr. Joe L. Frost: A Life History Study, Lisa A. Uribe-Kozlovsky

Characteristics of Some U.S. Army Generals: An Exploratory Study, Richard Alan Villarreal

The Relationship Between Coaching Leadership Behaviors and Taiwanese Collegiate Tae Kwon Do Competitor's Satisfaction, Yuan-Sheng Wang

A Study of Leadership Styles and Foreign English Teachers' Job Satisfaction in Adult English Cram Schools of Taipei and Kaohsiung Cities in Taiwan, Fang Yi Wu

Significant Factors in College Students' Motivation and Learning Strategies in English Courses in Taiwan, Jui-Han Wu

Second Language Reading Comprehension and Patterns, Yu Chun Wu

The Effect of Leadership and Entrepreneurial Orientation of Small and Medium Enterprises on Business Performance in Taiwan, Chung-Wen Yang

Theses/Dissertations from 2005

Leadership for Special Needs Counseling: Understanding Student Perceptions, Leah Alviar

A Study of Leadership Perceptions of Managers in Select Companies in Taiwan That Utilize E-Learning, Ying-Ying Chang

Personality Traits and Their Relationship to Leisure Motivation and Leisure Satisfaction in Southern Taiwan University Students, Chien-Hong Chen

Significant Factors That Influence Students to Continue Study and to Pursue a Higher Degree at a Private Institute of Technology in Taiwan, Yi-Li Cheng

The Study of Differential Relationships Between Human Resource Practices and Organizational Commitment: Private Banking Industry in Taiwan, Heng-Yi Chen

Investigating the Relationship Between the Leadership Behavior and Organizational Performance at Branch Banks in Taiwan, Yu-Ta Chen


Elder Abuse: More Is Expected Unless Society and Newspapers Intervene, Betty Lou Guckian

Principals' Leadership and School Culture in Catholic Schools in Lebanon, Fadi Toni Helwanji

Critical Thinking Skills of Faculty Teaching Medical Subjects in a Military Environment, Carol First Hobaugh

Perceived Leadership Styles of Coaches and the Levels of Satisfaction and Performance of Elite Female Gymnasts in Taiwan, Shu-Chen Huang

A Correlational Study Between Junior High School Teacher Empowerment and Job Satisfaction in Kaohsiung Area of Taiwan, Cheng-Jen Hung

Effectiveness of the Scientific Inquiry Approach in Teaching Natural Science to First-Year College Students in a Philippine University, Luzviminda Miano Jimenez

The Exploration of the Relationship Between Taiwanese Executive Leadership Style and Knowledge Management Practice in Mainland China, Hsin Kao

Taiwanese Executives' Leadership Styles and Their Preferred Decision-Making Models Used in Mainland China, Peng-Hsiang Kao

A Study of Learning Styles as Indicators of Success for Online Mathematics Students in Texas Institutions of Higher Learning, Darla Cordes Kenward


Vampires in Literature: A Postmodern Study of Bram Stoker and Anne Rice, Christina Marie Link

Leadership Style and Organizational Culture: A Case Study in a College of Technology in Taiwan, Pao-Cheng Lin

Professors' and Practitioners' Perceptions of Contemporary Business Graduate Competencies, Pei-Kuan Lin

Perceptions of CEO Leadership Style and Professional Work Autonomy of Subordinates in Taiwanese Investment Companies, Yuan-Hsu Lin

A Study of University Physical Education Department Director Leadership Behavior and Physical Education Teacher Job Satisfaction in Northern Taiwan, Li-Wei Liu

An Inquiry in Caring: Valuing Secondary Students' Perspectives, Alycia Dawn Maurer

The Possible Relationship Between Leadership Style and Word-Spirit Orientation of Leaders in Protestant and Pentecostal Christian Churches in Taipei, Taiwan, Feng-Chen Peng


Limits of Temperature Tolerance of Leishmania Enriettii and Leishmania Hertigi in a Real-Time PCR Assay, Christina Salinas

Public Relations Practice in Nine Taiwanese Higher Educational Institutions, Mu-Li Yang

Theses/Dissertations from 2004

Leadership Behavior as Perceived by Collegiate Golf Coaches and Players in Taiwan and the Relationship to Basic Personality Traits, Bi-Fon Chang


Mirror Images of Invisibility-the Hispanic Journalist: How Does the Disproportionate Ratio of Local Hispanic News Anchors and Reporters Impact San Antonio Hispanics?, Rosa Sylvia Cruz

Factors in Job Satisfaction of High School Mathematics Teachers in Bexar County, Flor de Maria Garcia-Wukovits

An Investigation of the Factors Preferred by Adults in Fitness Clubs in Central Taiwan, Chen-Jung Hsieh

The Transformational and Transactional Leadership Styles of Physical Education Directors and Its Association to Physical Education Teachers' and Coaches' Leadership Satisfaction in Taiwanese Colleges, Chih-Hao Huang

Consumer Decision-Making, Perceived Product Value, and Purchasing Behavior in the Taipei Digital Camera Market, Ke-Ming Hung

Educational Experiences of Habitual Entrepreneurs, Paige Johnson-Hunter

The Effects of Downsizing on Employee Stress and Organizational Loyalty in the Healthcare Industry, Gary M. Kaiser

The Relationship Between Managers' Leadership Style and Employee Job Satisfaction in Taiwan Fashion Retail Department Stores, Lin-Chin Lin

The Relationship Between the Locus of Control of Department Chairs and the Perceived Professional Autonomy of Faculty Members in Related Sports Management Departments in Taiwan, Chia-Hui Liu

The Effect of Expansion to a Multicampus System on the Organizational Functions of an American Private University, Yen-Hsi Lo

Acculturation: Hispanic Women in the Workplace and What Makes Them Stay?, Maria Graciela Setien

Investigative Research of Leadership That Emerges Out of Latin-Style Dance Activities: The Dance of Leadership, Laura Michelle Shaw

In Search of a New Paradigm for Health Care: Consumer Perceptions of Provider Accessibility and Utilization, Cathy Lianne Starnes


Promoting Diversity: Recruitment, Selection, Orientation, and Retention of International Students, Murat Tas

Learning Organization Practices of Organ Procurement Organizations: A Key to Increasing Organ Donation, Martha L. Trevino

The Relationships Between Leisure Participation and Perceived Wellness Among Taiwanese Adults Ages 55 to 75 Years, Cheng-Yu Tsai

Online Auction Sites: Taiwanese Consumer Bidding Behavior, Yi-Hsien Tu

The Effect of Coach Leadership on Player Satisfaction in Volleyball in Taiwan, Tsung-Teng Wang