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Modeling nonlinear, nonstationary, vector time series : methods and applications.
Methods for modeling nonlinear time series provide ways to extract and describe information from complex and dynamic processes. The class of nonlinear time series models is large. Rather than be exhaustive, we provide a ...
Losing or choosing faith : mother loss and religious change.
Maternal religiosity is often associated with children's religiosity even as children grow into adulthood. However, experiencing the death of one's mother during adolescence or young adulthood may modify the transmission ...
Meditative poetry, covenant theology, and Lucy Hutchinson's order and disorder.
I argue that Order and Disorder (1679), Lucy Hutchinson’s biblical epic on Genesis, is a meditative poem, while claiming that Hutchinson’s study of Independent theologian John Owen’s covenant theology informed her narration ...
An investigation of the feasibility of Mindfulness-Based Hypnotherapy for stress and anxiety.
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programs have shown considerable promise for reducing anxiety and stress. However, group mindfulness interventions often involve 8 weekly 2 hour sessions and a one-day retreat, ...
The limits of myth and place in J.M. Synge's Deirdre of the sorrows and Brian Friel's Faith Healer.
This thesis considers the limits of myth, nature, and place in J.M. Synge's Deirdre of the Sorrows and Brian Friel's Faith Healer. In Deirdre of the Sorrows, I argue that Synge remythologizes the Irish Deirdre myth in such ...