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*Theses on Canada from the University of Maine

 Agriculture and Resource Economics

Carroll, Joseph M., "The Estimation of Non-Tariff Border Costs and Evaluation of Their Effect on the Quantity of Prince Edward Island Round White Potatoes Exported to the United States," M.S. thesis, Agriculture and Resources Economics, University of Maine, 1988. (Univ. 1988 C236)

Miles, Leanna B., "The Economic Impact of Recreational Use of the St. Croix Waterway," M.A. thesis, Agricultural and Resources Economics, University of Maine, 1987. (Univ. 1987 M595)

Communications

Pidacks, Adrienne Marie, “Following the Evangeline Trail: Acadian Identity Performance Across Borders,” M.A, thesis, Communication, University of Maine, 2008. (Univ. 2008 P53)

Education
  
    Masters Theses


Babin, Patrick, "A Comparative Study of the Elementary-School Courses of Study in Madawaska, Maine, and Edmundston,
New Brunswick," M.S. thesis, Education, University of Maine, l961. (Univ. 1961 B117)

Gill, Stanley, "A History of Physical Education in New Brunswick Schools," M.S. thesis, Education, University of Maine, 1962. (Univ. 1962 G411)

Johnson, Alfred E., "A Study of the Principalship of the Larger Elementary Schools in the Province of Nova Scotia," M.S. thesis, Education, University of Maine, 1962. (Univ. 1959 J63)

Lanoue, Margaret A., "The Design of a Franco-American Restaurant as a Community Education Device," M.A. thesis, Education, University of Maine, 1985. (Univ. 1985 L287)

Troy, Allison E., "Proposals for Establishing a Guidance and Counseling Centre Under the Youth Guidance out of the Province of New Brunswick," M.S. thesis, Education, University of Maine, 1962. (Univ. 1959 T759)

    Ph.D. Dissertations

Hatt, Cynthia, "Canadian Provincial Curriculum Documents and Literacy Practices: Actual Teachers, Possible Reforms," Ed.D. thesis, Education, University of Maine, 1995. (Univ. 1995 H37)

Ludlow, Walter William Keith, "The Role of the Social Studies Program Coordinator in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada," Ed.D. thesis, Education, University of Maine, 1991. (Univ. 1991 L84)

Sparkes, Ronald L., "Community and School Size as Factors in the Job Satisfaction of School Principals in Newfoundland and Labrador," Ph.D. thesis, Education, University of Maine, 1985. (Univ. 1985 Sp26)

Educational Leadership

Kendall, Victor G., "School Reform Policy in Newfoundland and Labrador in the 1990s: An Analysis of Potential Imapcts on Conditions for Learning," D.Ed. thesis, Educational Leadership, University of Maine, 2001. (Univ. 2001 K331)

Williams, Raymond Blair, "The Relationship Between Personal Characteristics and the Situational Complexity and Decision Making Style Flexibility in New Brunswick School Principals," Ed.D. thesis, Educational Leadership, University of Maine, 1997. (Univ. 1997 W675)

English

Foust, Karen L., "A Comparative Analysis of the Depiction of Poverty in Un saison dans la vie d'Emmanuel by Marie-Claire Blais and The Beans of Egypt, Maine by Carolyn Chute," M.A. thesis, English, University of Maine,1988. (Univ. 1988 F829)

Rathbun, Hugh D., "Haliburton and the Down East Humorists: A Comparative Study of Women," M.A. thesis, English, University of Maine, 1973. (Univ. 1973 R187)
Young, James C., "Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, in Historical Fact and Fiction," M.A. thesis, English, University of Maine, 1968. (Univ. 1968 Y85)

Forest Resources

Brackley, Alan Marquis, "Application of 1982 New Brunswick Wood Supply Methods to the Spruce-Fir Region of Maine: A Comparison of Past and Future Forest Policies and Projections," Ph.D. thesis, Forest Resources, University of Maine, l989. (Univ. 1989 B7255)

Sewell, Joseph H., "A Comparative Study of the Development of Forest Policy in Maine and New Brunswick," M.S. thesis,
Forestry, University of Maine, 1958. (Univ. 1958 Se89)

French (Modern Languages and Classics – French)

Côté, Jean R., "La mythification de l'espace dans trois romans québécois traditionnels en scène des aventuriers," M.A. thesis, French, University of Maine, 1988. (Univ. 1988 C825)

Domareki, Mary, "La voix défie: Une étude de l'oeuvre autobiographique de Claire Martin = The Voice That Defied: a Study of the Autobiographical works of Claire Martin," M.A. thesis, French, University of Maine, 2004. (Univ. 2004 D711)

Lees, Cynthia Currie, "Jacques Poulin et le nouveau roman de tendre: (Jacques Poulin and the New Tender Novel)," M.A. thesis, Modern languages and Classics (French), University of Maine, 2003. (Univ. 2003 L518)

Meader, Nancy B., "Rêves, mensonges, et fantasie: le pouvoir de l'imagination dans les Chroniques du Plateau Mont-Royal de Michel Tremblay," M.A. thesis, French, University of Maine, 1990. (Univ. 1990 M461)

Schilcher, Elisabeth G., "L'identité des Acadiens de la Vallée du Saint-Jean," M.A. thesis, French, University of Maine, 1992. (Univ. 1992 S25)

St. Pierre, Adele, "Le phénomène de la palatalisation au Québec: Étude historique et phonétique," M.A. thesis, Modern Languages and Classics (French), University of Maine, 2002. (Univ 2002 Sa22)

History

    Masters Theses

Booth, Glenn Gordon, "The Maine Door to Canada: Immigration to Canada Via Portland, Maine, 1907-1930," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1995. (Univ. 1995 B65)

Boucher, Marc T., "The Politics of Boundaries: A Study of the Indian Stream Territory," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1973. (Univ. 1973 B661)

Bowen, Dawn, "The Transformation of a Northern Alberta Frontier Community," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1990. (Univ. 1990 B72)

Brown, Michale Serizawa, "Revolution: The Coming of F.A.R.O.G., 1970-1972," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1992. (Univ. 1992 B75)

Carriveau, Peter C., "Government Policy and the Rise of Commercial Potato Agriculture in Maine and New Brunswick," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, l983. (Univ. 1983 C235)

Daniels, Priscilla T., "The Maple Leaf Unfolding: The Significance of the Joint High Commission of 1887-1888 for Maine and the Maritime Provinces," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1975. (Univ. 1975 D228)

Des Cognets, Marian B., "Woman Suffrage: Ally or Enemy for Maine's Franco-Americans, 1917-1920," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1988. (Univ. 1988 D45)

Detre, Laura., "'Looking for a Home?': the Advertisements of the Immigration Branch of the Canadian Department of the Interior in the Newspapers of Fulton County, Ohio," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1999. (Univ. 1999 D484)

Elliott, Peter J., "The Penobscot Expedition of 1779: A Study in Naval Frustration," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1974. (Univ. 1974 E158)

Faulkner, Gretchen F., "Fort Pentagoet, Castine, Maine, 1635-1674: An Archaeology and Historical Perspective of the Anglo-Canadian Frontier," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1984. (Univ. 1984 F273)

Fecteau, Joseph C. A., "The French-Canadian Community of Waterville, Maine," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1952. (Univ. 1952 F315)

Forgue, Gérard R., " 'Maine Woods Petit Canada' Jackman's Paroisse St. Antoinede Padoue, 1880-1930," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1994. (Univ. 1994 F675)

Forkey, Neil Stevens, "St. Croix: Environmental History of the Boundary Stream to 1923," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1990. (Univ. 1990 .F764)

Gallison, Elda, "The Short Route to Europe: A History of the European and North American Railroad," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1950. (Univ. 1946 G137)

Gowing, Peter G., "The Jesuits in Maine," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1955. (Univ. 1954 G748)

Hedler, Elizabeth, "'Woman as She Should be;' or 'A Canadian Heroine.': The Revelation of a Feminine Ideal in English Canadian Women's Fiction, 1850-1880," M.A.thesis, History, University of Maine, 1996. (Univ. 1996 H43)

Henderson, Susan W., "The French at Carillon: A Case Study in Metropolitan-Colonial Relations," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1972. (Univ. 1972 H383)

Henderson, Susan W., "The French Regular Officer Corps in Canada 1755-1760: A Group Portrait," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1975. (Univ. 1975 H3825)

Holmes, Theodore C., "A History of the Passamaquoddy Tidal Power Project," 1950 M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1955. (Univ. 1950 .H738)

Hunt, Richard I., Jr., "British-American Rivalry for the Support of the Indians of Maine and Nova Scotia, 1775-1783," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1973. (Univ. 1973 H914)

Johnson, Arthur L., "The Defense of Quebec During the American Revolution," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1966. (Univ. 1966 J63)

Kyte, Harold J., "Economic Implications of Extended Canadian Fisheries Jurisdiction," M.A. thesis, Economics, University of Maine, 1978. (Univ. 1978 K999)

La Flamme, Matthew, R., "From Colony to Class: The Changing Consciousness of Franco-American Textile Workers in Waterville, Maine 1934-1954," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1995. (Univ. 1995 L24)

Levesque, Gabriel Louis, “Slavery, rhetoric,a nd race: A British Atlantic Perspective on the Meaning of Slavery and Race in Nova Scotia, 1791-1833,,” M.A. History, University of Maine, 2013. (Univ. 2013 L48)

Lindsay, Barbara J., "New Perspectives on Christian Missionaries and Native Americans in the Colonial North American
Northeast and a Case History of Native American Response: French Missionaries and the Mi'kmaq of Acadia," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1999. (Univ. 1999 L645)

Lohnes, Barry, "The War of 1812 at Sea: The British Navy, New England, and the Maritime Provinces," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1971. (Univ. 1969 L832)

Manross, Brooke Ann, " 'The Freedom of Commerce' The History and Archaeology of Trade at St. Costin's Habitation 1670-1701," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1994. (Univ. 1994 M25)

Miller, Joseph Richard, “Navigating Wilderness and Borderland: The Arnold Expedition from Maine to Quebec, 1775,” M.A. History, University of Maine, 2013. (Univ. 2013 S683)

Morency, Jenna L., “Outcast Men: American Citizens in Upper Canada amd Van Dieman’s Land,” M.A thesis, History, University of Maine, 2011. (Univ. 2011 M67)

Morrison, Kenneth M., "Sebastian Rale vs. New England: A Case Study of Frontier Conflict," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1970. (Univ. 1970 M834)

Paradis, Roger, "A History of the Madawaska Training School, 1878-1963," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1964. (Univ. 1959 P211)

Parenteau, William M., "The Rise of the Small Contractor: A Study of Technological and Structural Change in the Maine Pulpwood Industry, 1900-1975," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1986. (Univ. 1986 P215)

Pawling, Micah A., "Petitions, Kin, and Cultural Survival: The Maliseet and Passamaquoddy Peoples in the Nineteenth Century," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1999. (Univ. 1999 P289)

Payne, Brian, "Fishing the Borderlands: Government Policy and Fishermen on the North Atlantic," M.A. History, University of Maine, 2001. (Univ. 2001 P293)

Perry, Michael T., “A War of Words: Rhetoric, Identity, and Memory in the maine-New Brunswick Borderlands, 1838-1842,” M. A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 2012. (Univ. 2012 P47)

Pillsbury, David B., "The History of the Atlantic and St. Lawrence Railroad Company," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1962. (Univ. 1962 P646)

Richard, Mark Paul, "Out of 'Little Canada': The Assimilation of Sainte-Famille Parish Lewiston, Maine (1923-1994)," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1994. (Univ. 1994 R53)

Rodrique, Barry H., "Thomas G. Plant: The Making of a Franco-American Industrialist, 1859-1941," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1992. (Univ. 1992 R63)

Rosevear, Susan G., "Alexander Gibson: Portrait of a 19th Century Entrepreneur in Atlantic Canada," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1986. (Univ. 1986 R729)

Sanger, Mary Jo, "William Francis Ganong: Regional Historian," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1980. (Univ. 1980 Sa58)

See, Scott W., "Election Crowds and Social Violence: The Northumberland County, New Brunswick, Campaign of 1842-43," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1980. (Univ. 1980 Se31)

Sheehy, Michael J., "John Alfred Poor and International Railroads: The Early Years to 1860," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1974. (Univ. 1974 Sh35)

Stevens, Thalia O., "The International Commission Pertaining to the St. John River, 1909-1916," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1969. (Univ. 1967 St47)

Tallman, Ronald D., Jr., "The North Atlantic Fisheries in New England-Atlantic Provinces Relations: 1867-1871," M.A. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1969. (Univ. 1969 T147)

    Ph.D. Dissertations

Beach, Christopher S., "Pulpwood Province and Paper State: Corporate Reconstruction, Underdevelopment and Law in New Brunswick and Maine, 1890-1930," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1991. (Univ. 1991 B33)

Beattie, Mary Elizabeth, "Obligation and Opportunity: Single Maritime Women in Boston, 1870 to 1930," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1994. (Univ. 1994 B42)

Buck, Paul Franklin, “L’identité et l’altérité dans les programmes et quatre oeuvres didactiques d’histoire du Canada destinés aux écoles secondaires de langue française du Québed: 1955-1966 = Identity and Otherness in the Programs and Four Didactic works of Canadian History Intended for Québec French-Language Secondary Schools: 1955-1967,” Ph.D. History, University of Maine, University of Maine, 2008. (Univ. 2008 B83)

Carr, Graham, "English-Canadian Literary Culture in the Modernist Milieu, 1920-40," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1983. (Univ. 1983 C23)

Colgan, Charles S., "Places Left Behind: Regional Development Policies in the United States and Canada, 1945-1990," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine,1992. (Univ. 1992 C66)

Craig, Beatrice C., "Family, Kinship and Community Formation on the Canadian-American Border: Madawaska, 1785-1842," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1983. (Univ. 1983 C844)

Daigle, Jean, "Nos amis les ennemis: rélations commerciales de l'Acadie avec le Massachusetts, 1670-1711," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1975. (Univ. 1975 D14)

Dauphinais, Paul Raymond, "Structure and Strategy: French Canadians in Central New England, 1850-1900," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1991. 2 vols. (Univ. 1991 D27)

Detre, Laura A., "Immigration and the Canadian Government's Policy for Prairie Development, 1896 to 1918," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 2004. (Univ. 2004 D4842)

Fliss, Susan, “Tool of Acculturation, outil de survivance: Education of French Canadians in Holyoke, Massachusetts, 1880-1920.” Ph.D. thesis, History, Universityof Maine, 2007. (Univ. 2007 F55)

Ghere, David, "Abnaki Factionalism, Emigration and Social Continuity: Indian Society in Northern New England, 1725 to 1765." Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1988. (Univ. 1988 G342)

Hatvany, Matthew George, "Tenant, Landlord, and the New Middle Class: Settlement, Society, and Economy in Early Prince Edward Island, 1798-1848," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1996. (Univ. 1996 H39)

Hedler, Elizabeth, "Stories of Canada: National Identity in Late-Nineteenth-Century English-Canadian Fiction," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 2003. (Univ. 2003 H359)

Howe, Stanley R., "C. D. Howe and the Americans, 1940-1957," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1977. (Univ. 1977 H838)

Hunt, Richard I., Jr., "The Loyalists in Maine," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1980. (Univ. 1980 H914)

Johnson, Arthur L., "Boston and the Maritime Provinces: A Century of Steam Navigation," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1971. (Univ. 1971 J63)

Matson, William L., "William Lyon MacKenzie King and Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Their Effect in Canadian-American Relations, 1935-1939," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1973. (Univ. 1973 M429)

McLaughlin, Robert, "Irish Canadians and the Struggle for Irish Independence, 1912-1925: A Study of ethnic Identity and Cultural Heritage," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 2004. (Univ. 2004 M2263)

Morrison, Kenneth M., "The People of the Dawn: The Abnaki and Their Relations with New England and New France, 1602-1727," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1975. (Univ. 1975 .M832)

Okin, Mary Glennon, “’Madwomen’ in Quebec: An Analysis of the Recurring Themes in the Reasons for Women’s Committal to Beauport, 1894-1940,” Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 2008. (Univ. 2008 Ok56)

Paulsen, Kenneth Stuart, "Settlement and Ethnicity in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, 1753-1800: a History of the Foreign-Protestant Community," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1996. (Univ. 1996 P388)

Pawling, Micah Abell, “Petitions and the Reconfiguration of Homeland: Persistence and Tradition Among Wabanaki Peoples in the Noneteenth Century,” Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 2010. 2 Volumes (Univ. 2010 P39)

Payne, Brian Joseph, “Fishing a Borderless Sea: Environmental Territorialism in the North Atlantic, 1818-1910,” Ph.D. History, University of Maine, 2006. (Univ. 2006 P39)

Reeves, William G., "'Our Yankee Cousins': Modernization and the Newfoundland-American Relationship, 1898-1910," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1987. (Univ. 1987 R257)

Schwartz, Kraig Alan, "Empowerment and Class Struggle: Factors Influencing Class Formation inthe Asbestos Industry of Quebec, a Case Study of Thetford Mines, 1885-1925," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1997. (Univ. 1997 S78)

See, Scott W., "Nativism and Social Violence in Mid-Nineteenth Century New Brunswick, Canada," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1984. (Univ. 1984 Se31)

Smith, Joshua M., "The Rogues of 'Quoddy: Smuggling in the Maine-New Brunswick Borderlands, 1783-1820," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 2003. (Univ. 2003 Sm61)

Stiles, Deborah K., "Context and Identities: Martin Butler, Masculinity, Class and Rural Identity, the Maine-New Brunswick Borderlands, 1857-1915," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1997. (Univ. 1997 S78)

Tallman, Ronald D., Jr., "Warships and Mackerel: The North Atlantic Fisheries in Canadian-American Relations, 1867-1877," Ph.D. thesis, History, University of Maine, 1971. (Univ. 1971 T147)

Tijerina, Stefano, “A ‘Clearcut line:’ Canada and Colombia, 1892-1979.” Ph.D. thesis, University of Maine, 2011. (Univ. 2011 T55)

Liberal Studies


Deagle, Paul Ernest, "Hearing Her Song: The Writings of Rita Joe (Mi'kmaq)--A Post-Colonial Interpretation and Analysis," M.A. thesis, Liberal Studies, University of Maine, 2005. (Univ. 2005 D34)

Robbins, Rhea J. Côté, "Wednesday's Child," M.A. thesis, Liberal Studies, University of Maine, 1997. (Univ. 1997 C825)

Nursing

Desjardins, Lise A., "An Exploration into the Health and Illness Beliefs of a Franco-American Community: the Description of a Clinical Reality," M.S. thesis, Nursing, University of Maine, 1995. (Univ. 1995 D37)

Psychology

Bourgeois, David Y., "The Politics and Values of Individualists and Collectivists: A Cross-cultural Comparison," Ph.D. thesis, Psychology, University of Maine, 2002. (Univ. 2002 B666)



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