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    • A Critical Assessment of the Political Doctrines of Michael Oakeshott 

      HEXTER, DR (Queen Mary University of London, 10-10-20)
      The thesis consists of an Introduction, four Chapters and a Conclusion. In the Introduction some of the interpretations that have been offered of Oakeshott’s political writings are discussed. The key issue of interpretation ...
    • Fullerene isomers for Organic Photovoltaics 

      Shi, Wenda (Queen Mary University of London, 27-04-27)
      The as-produced isomer mixture of the organic photovoltaic device acceptor material bisPC62BM has been purified into its constituents by peak-recycling HPLC, and those individual isomers were characterised by UV-Vis ...
    • Lives, Letters, Bodies: John Locke's medical interactions contextualised 

      Smith, Olivia Freundlich (Queen Mary University of London, 200)
      This study offers a close, interdisciplinary reading of several specific instances in which health and sickness were discussed or considered by Locke and his contemporaries. Medical historians have long known that Locke ...
    • Victor Hugo in the light of English criticism and opinion during the nineteenth century 

      Bowley, Victor E.A. (Queen Mary University of London., 1944)
      in the follovina pages I have set out to discover what English critics of the nineteenth century thought of the works of Victor Hugo* It has not been my intention to study the extent to which the general public of the ...
    • The mechanism of dropwise condensation of steam 

      Fang, Chung-Chih (Queen Mary University of London, 1949)
      The present investigation can be divided into two parts: (a) experiments made to examine the mechanism of dropwise condensation of steam with particular reference to the stability of drop promoting surfaces as affected by ...
    • THE DIALECT OF THE (Hautes-pyrenees) D' AURE : VALLEE 

      CREMONA, Joseph (Queen Mary University of London, 1956)
      This monograph gives a synchronistic and diachronistic account of the present-day dialect of the Vallee d'Aure in the Frenoh department of the Hautes-Pyrenees. The territory investigated includes the higher and lower ...
    • THE LIFE AND CAREER OF EDMUND BONNER BISHOP OF LONDON UNTIL HIS DEPRIVATION IN 1549 

      ALEXANDER, GINA MARY VERE (Queen Mary University of London, 1960)
      The conventional picture of Bishop Bonner as the 'butcherly beast" of the Marian persecutions has never been seriously investigated. Discussion of the problems of his family and his education, together with a study of ...
    • A critical edition of the treatise on heresy ascribed to Pseudo-Reinerius,with an historical introduction 

      Nickson, Margaret Annie Eugenie (Queen Mary University of London, 1960-03)
      This edition of the treatise on heresy ascribed to Pseudo-Reinerius is based on a collation of 29 extant mss. The text prepared from these has been compared with two mss. of sections V-XI of the longer recension of the ...
    • THE DRAINING OF THE MARSHLANDS OF EAST YORKSHIRE 

      Sheppard, June Alice (Queen Mary University of London, 1966-06)
      Holderness, the Vale of York, and the Vale of Pickering are three fairly typical marshland areas, and all three were originally wasteland. Medieval reclamation improved the siltlands of each area for arable and pasture, ...
    • THE DEVELOPMENT OF ROAD CORRUGATIONS 

      Balogun, L.A. (Queen Mary University of London, 1966-10)
      Previous researches into the problem of road corrugations were mainly concerned with the production of corrugations in loose dry materials by follower wheels but the present work deals with the development of corrugations ...
    • PRO-POLISH AGITATION IN GREAT BRIITAIN 1832-1867 

      Copson-Niecko, Maria Jane Eithne (Queen Mary University of London, 1968)
      Poland's political fate and the plight of her exiles during the nineteenth century evoked a mixed response from various sectors of the British population. Five separate aspects of pro-Polish sympathy have been analyzed. ...
    • ORGANO-NITROGEN COHPOUNDS OF COBALT 

      Fisher, Keith John (Queen Mary University of London, 1968-02)
      The reactions of cobalt halides with lithium dialkylamides have been investigated. The reaction with lithium diethylamide proved to be very unusual. This reaction was fully studied and the main products were shown to ...
    • THE EFFECTS AND CONTROL OF DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH EXPOSURE TO ASBESTOS IN A NAVAL DOCKYARD 

      Harries, P.G. (Queen Mary University of London, 1970)
      A review of the literature relating to the diseases associated with exposure to asbestos is followed by a description of processes involving materials containing asbestos, and the men employed, in HJ Dockyard, Devonport. The ...
    • CYTOTAXONOMIC STUDIES IN THE SECTION ANNUl OF SENECIO 

      Crisp, Peter Colin (Queen Mary University of London, 1972)
      Seneclo scualidus, a Mediterranean endemic, became established in Britain about 180 years ago, where it is now common and widespread. S. saualidus is represented in Sicily by two distinct taxa: the lowland S. ...
    • LONDON' S MARKETS THEIR GROWTH CHARACTERISTICS AND FUNCTIONS 

      Buzzacott, Kathryn L (Queen Mary University of London, 1972)
      In view of it 's dominant role in the government' cultural and commercial spheres of the country's geography, many studies of London are concerned with an examination of the city on a national level. The nature of the ...
    • The physical and chemical properties of some polymeric dental materials 

      Causton, Brian Edward (Queen Mary University of London, 1972-08)
      A study was made of three groups of materials used in dentistryq i. e. denture base acrylics, "Gel-type" tissue conditioners and epimine resins. Conventional denture base acrylic made by curing a dough of methyl ...
    • THE FORMULATION OF SUBSTITUTE MATERIALS WITH PREDETERMINED CHARACTERISTICS OF RADIATION ABSORPTION AND SCATTERING 

      White, D.R. (Queen Mary University of London, 1974)
      A comprehensive study of the substitute materials used in clinical radiation dosimetry has shown that many of the existing products give poor simulation for both photon and electron interactions• Those materials with ...
    • PHASE CO-ORDINATE BOND GRAPH ANALYSIS OF MULTIPORT ENERGY SYSTEMS 

      SALLEH, M. RIDZUAN (Queen Mary University of London, 1974)
      The analysis of unbalanced power system problems using the method of phase co-ordinates by which the phase quantities are preserved has obvious practical advantages over the transformation methods requiring the ...
    • The cult of saints' relics in Medieval England 

      Thomas, Islwyn Geoffrey (Queen Mary University of London, 1974)
      This thesis studies the collections of saints' relics preserved in English religious houses during the Middle Ages. It is based upon an examination of as many lists of relics compiled in these houses as it has been possible ...
    • A critical edition of Luis Velez Guevara's Los hijos de la Barbuda 

      Monahan, Caroline (Queen Mary University of London, 1974)
      The earliest-known printed version of Los hijos de la Barbuda, which is that found in the Tercera parte de las comedias de Lope de Vega y otros autores (Barcelona 1612) t provides the copy-text for this critical edition. ...