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    • Hamilton Sundstrand deaerator project 

      Sethna, Sohrab B. (Northern Illinois University, 2008)
      The deaerator is a mechanical device that is used to separate air from oil. The deaerator is a component of the Integrated Drive Generator (IDG). The Integrated Drive Generator is used in aircrafts as the main power ...
    • Hamilton Sundstrand deaerator test methodology and evaluation 

      Hill, James (Student of mechanical engineering) (Northern Illinois University, 2006)
      The main goal of this project is to design and implement a reliable testing method for the efficiency of rotational deaerators. The efficiency can be determined by monitoring the percentage of air the deaerator removes ...
    • Harmonization of international income tax accounting in four capitalist countries 

      Gallagher, Lori (Northern Illinois University, 1993)
      The purpose of this thesis is to explain the need for international accounting standards, the IASC's role in developing these standards, and a plan to be used by the IASC to harmonize income tax accounting standards in the ...
    • Harry Potter and the Plight of Translation 

      LeSage, Rachel R., 1995-- (Northern Illinois University, 2017-05-04)
      With global works, there is always a possibility of elements being perceived differently by each culture. The purpose of this study was to determine to what extent linguistic differences in the translations of Harry Potter ...
    • Harsh Parenting Beliefs as Related to Demographic Factors 

      Phelps, Melanie J., 1995-- (Northern Illinois University, 2016)
      Parents differ in the extent to which they believe harsh parenting behaviors are beneficial for their children. This study examined whether parents’ demographic factors (e.g., ethnicity, marital status, educational attainment, ...
    • Health care 

      Pappas, Nicole (Northern Illinois University, 1992)
      With the Presidential Election approaching, we are hearing more and more about the issue of health care. Politicians are finally standing up and taking notice. The bottom line is that people are fed up and want change. As ...
    • Health Consciousness in High School Baseball 

      McConnell, Megan C., 1995-- (Northern Illinois University, 2017-05)
      The purpose of this study was to address the health consciousness of high school baseball players. A group of high school baseball players were asked to fill out a survey for 4 to 7 days that recorded their diet, daily ...
    • Heart rate changes associated with stuttered and fluent speech 

      Rogers, Michele (Northern Illinois University, 1990)
      Emotional reactions during stuttering have been examined using various techniques (e.g. patient reports of anxiety, patient questionnaires) (Brutten 1975). These measures are often subjective and difficult to define. In ...
    • Hemispatial neglect : a guide for healthcare professionals 

      Jeffers, Jamie (Northern Illinois University, 2011)
      The development of hemispatial neglect is especially common after a person experiences a stroke. and the importance of this connection is immense. As the baby boomers grow older, a larger portion of the population will be ...
    • Here and There: Code Switching and the Politics of Spanish-Language Identity in Latina Women's Writing  

      Terrones, Marilou., 1994-- (Northern Illinois University, 2016-12-02)
      Language is as much a form of communication as it is a form of identity. This research focuses on Latino interactions where code-switching is used, revealing who the characters are and what is significant to them. I ...
    • Heritability of sex ratio manipulation in response to host size in the parasitoid wasp Muscidifurax raptor 

      Lee, Hilary (Student of biology) (Northern Illinois University, 1994)
      Natural selection is the process by which organisms accumulate favorable traits that increase reproductive success. One factor that may influence reproductive success is the ability to manipulate one's offspring sex ratio. ...
    • Hermaphroditus: imperial Roman ideals of sex, gender, and art 

      Wilcox, Aaron (Northern Illinois University, 2009)
      When dealing with ancient artifacts, scholars often forget that they are dealing with a completely different culture from their own. It is the aim of this paper to not only re-emphasize the fact that Western culture has ...
    • Hetero-masculinity, homosexual desire : a perfect gay world 

      Ismail, Khaled (Northern Illinois University, 2012)
      In order to create a world where homosexual desire, masculinities, and sex is reconciled, gay porn challenges and presents new ways of framing our understanding of sexuality, gender and sex. It does so by offering options ...
    • Hetero-Masculinity, Homosexual Desire: A Perfect Gay World 

      Ismail, Khaled (Northern Illinois University, 2012)
      In order to create a world where homosexual desire, masculinities, and sex is reconciled, gay pom challenges and presents new ways of framing our understanding of sexuality, gender and sex. It does so by offering options ...
    • Higher education and media commitment to ethics 

      Nastali, Jeffrey T. (Northern Illinois University, 1987)
      To some people, the term “media ethics” represents much the same thing as the term “military intelligence” – a common phrase that contradicts itself. While this might well be an overstatement of the problem, there is ...
    • Higher Taxes: More Foreign Investment and Fewer United States Jobs 

      Miroballi, Cristiano (Northern Illinois University, 2013)
    • The history of banking and of the regulations of the banking industry 

      Sullivan, Charles (Northern Illinois University, 1987?)
      Throughout history, the United States economy has undergone periods of regulation followed by periods of deregulation. Within the past decade we have witnessed deregulation in the airline industry, the trucking industry, ...
    • History or myth : exploring King Arthur's existence 

      LoGalbo, Angela M. (Northern Illinois University, 2006)
      Throughout history King Arthur has been an inspirational topic for writers, storytellers, poets, artists, architects, and more recently film makers. King Arthur has been a central figure in literature for hundreds of years. ...
    • The history, usage, and technique of the Chinese cheng 

      Stiegel, Jeanne E. (Northern Illinois University, 1983)
      Throughout Chinese history, music has been an integral part of the lives of the Chinese people. It was very symbolic; it was considered part of the universe. The entertainment value of music was secondary to its use for ...
    • Home Control and Monitoring 

      Shah, Sagar V., 1995-- (Northern Illinois University, 2017-12-09)
      Home automation is rapidly growing at present. People need comfort and convenience. In this paper, I give an overview of the home automation through power line communication (PLC) technology. This paper presents an overview ...