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Returning god or blood sacrifice: what were Moctezuma's intentions toward Cortéz?
(University of Missouri-Columbia, 2011)
In my thesis I will be exploring why Moctezuma Xocoyotl, the leader of the Aztecs when they were conquered by the Spanish, sent Hernán Cortés, the leader of the invading Spanish, the sacred garments of three Aztec gods. ...
Twenty years of education for journalism : a history of the School of Journalism of the University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, U.S.A.
(E. W. Stephens Publishing Company, 1929)
StoneLion: A Narrative of a Kansas City Puppet Theatre
StoneLion: A Narrative of a Kansas City Puppet Theatre documents a vital Kansas City, Missouri, non-profit arts organization from its inception to the year 2014. The thesis includes the company’s mission, its evolution ...
(Kansas City-Western Dental College, 1921)
Exchange and settlement patterns as evidence for social stratification and developing complexity in prehistoric and early Christian Ireland
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)
There exists no economic study of prehistoric Ireland, nor a history focused on the island's early international relations, nor one that studies how its early elites came to power. This study seeks to bridge that gap by ...
History of agricultural engineering at the University of Missouri-Columbia
([University of Missouri--Columbia], 1984)
Preservice elementary teachers' perceptions of their understanding of scientific inquiry-based pedagogy and their confidence to teach science: influence of elementary science education methods course and science field experience
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)
The purpose of this research was to determine from elementary preservice teachers' perspectives their understanding of inquiry-based pedagogy and their confidence to teach science after concurrently completing a traditional ...
A study of the costs of the Kansas City high schools for the year 1915-1916
(University of Missouri, 1917)
"The problem of this thesis is the study in detail of the cost of the Kansas City high schools for the year 1915-1916 ... For convenience, the problem is divided into several studies, as follows: Study A. A comparative ...
Cohomology of Finite Modules over Short Gorenstein Rings
We study two formal power series in the indeterminate t that generalize the Poincar´e series of a module. In the context of a Gorenstein local ring whose maximal ideal m satisﬁes m³ = 0, we prove that these two power ...
Mind in character : Shakespeare's speaker in the sonnets
(University of Missouri Press, 1987)
"This book is about poetry rather than theory. Shakespeare's poetry, I find, remains more relevant and more rewarding than any theory, however elaborate, as to who, if anyone, should read a text and, if so, how they should ...
Directional time-frequency analysis with applications
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2006)
The purpose of this dissertation is to introduce a new directionally-sensitive time frequency representation of a function. It is shown that we may break up a function (or signal) into individual time-frequency-direction ...
Advanced versus Regular: The Relationship between Student Achievement in Science and Curricular Choice
(University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2018)
The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between science curricular treatment and achievement in middle school. A repeated-measures ANOVA applied to standardized test score data from students, n = ...
James Sidney Rollins, memoir
(Printed at the De Vinne Press, 1891)
Making the Connection: J.B. Murray and the Scripts and Forms of Africa
This dissertation focuses on the artwork of J.B. Murray, an African American artist from Mitchell, Georgia. The goal of this dissertation is to explore J.B. Murray’s production of protective scripts and spirit figures. ...
For conscience's sake: the 1839 emigration of the Saxon Lutherans
This study traces the assimilation process of more than six hundred Saxon Lutherans who migrated to Perry County, Missouri, in 1839. As one of the few groups in the nineteenth century who chose to move to the United ...