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  • The political economy of discrimination and underdevelopment in Rhodesia, with special reference to African workers, 1940-73 

    Clarke, Duncan Godfrey (University of St Andrews, 1975) - Thesis
    The study begins by examining the orthodox theory of discrimination as a possible model with which to evaluate the socio-economic basis of race relations in Rhodesia. It is argued that it is inadequate because ...
  • Al-Maqalat al Jawhariyya `ala al-Maqamat al-Haririyya 

    Ibrahim, Ismail bin Haji (1975) - Thesis
    The Thesis presents a critical edition of the first volume of Khayr al-Din ibn Taj al-Din Ilyas al-Madani’s al-Maqalat al-Jawhariyya `ala al-Maqamat al-Haririyya, accompanied by an introduction dealing briefly with the ...
  • The book of Daniel, chapters I-IV : text, versions and the problems of exegesis 

    Ashley, Timothy R. (University of St Andrews, 1975) - Thesis
    The current study deals basically with the stories of Daniel and with two chapters in the history of Jewish interpretation, the Septuagint, and selected medieval exegesis. Before considering the Old Greek version and the ...
  • The Times and the women's suffrage movement, 1900-1918 

    Sama, Anita (University of St Andrews, 1975) - Thesis
    The thesis, "The Times and the Women's Suffrage Movement 1900-1918", is aimed at clarifying the paper's treatment of a contentious subject and amplifying the historical data about the movement itself. In order to accomplish ...
  • Quechua religious terms in the departments of Apurimac and San Martin, Peru 

    McIntosh, G. Stewart (1976) - Thesis
    My thesis "Quechua Religious Terms in the Departments of Apurimac and San Martin, Peru" deals with the problem of changing meaning-loads of Quechua religious terms. I chose the departments (counties) of Apurimac and San ...
  • The court and household of Edward III, 1360-1377 

    Given-Wilson, Chris (University of St Andrews, 1976) - Thesis
    This thesis is written in two parts. The first part contains an examination of the household functionings as an institution. Although the household was an establishment of declining national importance in the years 1360-1377, ...
  • Shāfiʻī and the interpretation of the role of the Qurʾān and the Ḥadīth 

    Abdul Hamid bin Othman, Haji, 1939- (University of St Andrews, 1976) - Thesis
    This thesis deals with Shafi’i's theories on the role in usul al-fiqh of the Qur’an and the hadith. By detailed reference to Shifi’i’s writings, it becomes clear that his chief concern was with the role of the sunna ...
  • An axiomatic functionalist analysis of the phonology of Yulu 

    Gabjanda, James Dahab (1976) - Thesis
    This thesis is concerned with the description of Yulu, a language which has not previously been subjected to modern linguistic analysis. Thus this thesis has two important aspects. Firstly, however remote a Language, ...
  • A grammar of Resígaro 

    Allin, Trevor R. (1976) - Thesis
    The thesis gives a description within the framework of tagmemic theory of Resigaro, a South American Indian language of the Huitoto group, spoken in the region between the Amazon and the Putumayo, in north-eastern ...
  • The ascension, pleroma and ecclesia concepts in Ephesians 

    Overfield, P. Derek (University of St Andrews, 1976) - Thesis
    The basic aim of the study is to investigate the relationship between a number of christological and ecclesiological themes. The first section of the essay is concerned with the identification of the traditions employed ...
  • A critical edition of Ru'us al-masa'il by al-Zamakhshari (d. 538 A.H. / 1144) 

    Muhammad, Abdul Halim bin (1977) - Thesis
    This thesis consists of two parts. The first part deals with an introduction which is divided into five chapters, Chapter one provides, general information on the MS, the copyist and the orthography. The date and ...
  • University of St Andrews Library 1976. 

    University of St Andrews. Library (University of St Andrews, 1977) - Book
  • Syntactic relations in San Martin Quechua 

    Howkins, Angela (University of St Andrews, 1977) - Thesis
    Linguistic description has been described as "the application of a particular linguistic theory to a selected field of linguistic phenomena". The thesis presented here offers a partial application of Axiomatic Functionalism, ...
  • Some aspects of the sedimentology of the superficial deposits of the Eden estuary, Fife 

    Eastwood, Keith Melvyn (University of St Andrews, 1977) - Thesis
    Little attention has previously boon given to the sediments of the Eden estuary, Fife, Scotland. This research was performed in order to identify, delineate and account for the observed sedimentary facies ...
  • The Lewisian and Torridonian geology of Iona 

    Fraser, Fiona M. (University of St Andrews, 1977) - Thesis
    The island of Iona is composed predominantly of Lewisian gneisses with Torridonian sediments outcropping on the east side. The Lewisian gneisses include a wide range of lithological types. The prevalent quartzfeldspathic ...
  • Change and continuity in the rural church : Norfolk, 1760 - 1840 

    Whitfield, Peter William (University of St Andrews, 1977) - Thesis
    Two historiographical traditions have influenced our understanding of church and society in Georgian England: on the one hand the church has been subject to a severe, judgemental treatment which has discouraged impartial ...
  • The geographical origins and mobility of the inhabitants of Southampton, 1400-1600 

    James, Thomas Beaumont (University of St Andrews, 1977) - Thesis
    Migration, which is becoming the most important branch of demography is the central theme of this thesis. The introduction covers the sources and methods employed and surveys the political and economic milieu in which ...
  • The social and religious origins of Scottish non-Presbyterian protestant dissent from 1730-1800 

    Murray, Derek Boyd (University of St Andrews, 1977) - Thesis
    This Thesis sets out to examine in its eighteenth century context a Scottish Calvinist sectarian group of churches deriving the main features of their faith and practice from the writings of John Glas and Robert ...
  • The thirty-nine articles at the Westminster Assembly 

    Norris, Robert M. (University of St Andrews, 1977-04) - Thesis
    The Thesis is in three parts and is concerned with providing an introduction to, and an analysis and text of the extant manuscript minutes of Sessions 45 to 73 of the Westminster Assembly of Divines 1640. These unpublished ...
  • Sir Richard Burton: a study of his literary works relating to the Arab world and Islam 

    Maʾat, Yassin Salhani (University of St Andrews, 1978) - Thesis
    This thesis is concerned with a critical analysis from a Moslem's point of view of Sir Richard Burton's works relating to the Arab World and Islam. The research will attempt to establish the merits and shortcomings of ...