• Constructing a grounded theory of influences on paternal involvement in the treatment and care of children with type-1 diabetes 

    Calix, Shaun I., 1981- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    This dissertation was a grounded theory study of paternal involvement in the treatment and care of children with type-1 diabetes. The ultimate goal of this study was to generate a theoretical model of the influences on ...
  • From living apart, to living-apart-together : 

    Benson, Jacquelyn J. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    This study explores living-apart-together (LAT) relationships among Midwestern men and women between the ages of 60 and 88. Twenty-five men and women completed genograms and unstructured interviews addressing decision-making ...
  • Religious similarity and relationship quality 

    Lester, Ashlie M. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    This analysis tested social support and joint religious activities as mediators of the relationship between religious similarity and relationship quality, as theorized by the relational spirituality framework. Using a ...