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2014

Al-Taee, May Laith (2014) The role of social networking tools in facilitating knowledge management and sharing processes at the UAE municipalities: opportunities and challenges. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alsaif, Mohammed (2014) Factors affecting citizens’ adoption of e-government moderated by socio-cultural values in Saudi Arabia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Amery, Fran (2014) Abortion politics in the UK: feminism, medicine and the state. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Awbery, Carole (2014) Collegiality as a leadership strategy within 21st century education – a single case study. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Baker, Matthew James (2014) An investigation to identify factors that promote and demote mental health in schools. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bartholomew, Paul (2014) Enhancing academic practice through the use of video: a longitudinal case study of professional development in higher education. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Brown, Alison Fiona (2014) An investigation into the pedagogy in a maintained nursery with provision for children with severe and complex additional needs using sociocultural approaches to explore the mediation of cognitive development and inclusion. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Browning, Tessa-Marie (2014) The common assessment framework for supporting families: an educational perspective. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Byrne, Christopher (2014) Neo-liberalisms in British politics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Caruana, Josette (2014) The reform of central government accounting in Malta. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chowns, Eleanor (2014) The political economy of community management: a study of factors influencing sustainability in Malawi’s rural water supply sector. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clarke, Jennifer Ianthe (2014) Bureaucratic autonomy in practice: a comparative case study of revenue administrations in Jamaica and the Dominican Republic. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cozens, Julie Ann (2014) Appreciating the contribution of teaching assistants (TAs): a study of TAs’ descriptions of their support for pupils identified as having special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), using an appreciative inquiry (AI) approach. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cresswell, Caroline Lesley (2014) Ready for ‘independence’? Transition biographies of foster care-experienced youth within England and Melbourne. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cutting, Anna (2014) How and in what ways can participation in extra-curricular activity enable learning? Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

David Pillai, Gratien (2014) Influence of internal and external environmental factors on employee work-life balance: a multilevel analysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dodgson, Andrew Bryan (2014) Rehabilitation workers’ perspectives of orientation and mobility training with older visually impaired people. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dornas, Guilherme Costa Valle (2014) The relation of strategic management models and learning networks to performance increase: lessons from a Brazilian learning network of SMEs. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Eastham, Jane Francesca (2014) An analysis of the success of UK agricultural marketing cooperatives: can they effectively redress power imbalances in current market conditions? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ebot Ashu, Frederick (2014) Effectiveness of school leadership and management development in Cameroon. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Farmbrough, Joanna (2014) Factors that contribute to the emotional wellbeing, educational success and social connectedness of those arriving in one local authority as unaccompanied asylum seeking children. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gately, Rachel (2014) An evaluation of a paired reading intervention implemented by foster carers with looked after children. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gonzalez Correa, Flor (2014) Transnational corporations and human rights: an institutional responsibilities framework. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Griffiths, Eve (2014) ‘The best of both worlds’ or ‘a compromise policy’?: co-location as a form of educational placement for pupils with special educational needs. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hetherington, Stephen (2014) The rationales of New Labour's cultural policy 1997-2001. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hordosy, Rita (2014) What do we know about what school leavers and graduates are doing?: a European perspective on data production and utilisation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Huang, Pei-Ling (2014) To work or not to work? – older workers and the circumstances, barriers and meanings of employment in Taiwan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hudson, Victoria Ann (2014) A study of the civilisational aspects of Russian soft power in contemporary Ukraine. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ilochi, Justina Chinwe (2014) Reconceptualising inclusion: an intersectional approach to understanding the needs of black and minority ethnic children with special education needs. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Istanbulluoğlu, Doğa (2014) An exploration of consumers’ online complaining behaviour on Facebook. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jantjies, Dumisani Joseph (2014) The analysis of performance accountability in the North West and Gauteng Provinces in South Africa. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jeong, Kwang Jo (2014) Analysing the effects of fiscal policy and assessing its sustainability. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jiang, Ye (2014) Testing asset pricing models under non-linear assumptions: evidence from UK firm level panel data. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kendall-Jones, Rowan (2014) An investigation into the differential diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and attachment difficulties. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kirkman, John Robert (2014) Trainee teachers’ understandings of news stories about science: beyond ideas about uncertainty. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lee, Sungwon (2014) The impact of the Korean preliminary feasibility study on budgetary decisions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lerskullawat, Attasuda (2014) Financial development and monetary policy transmission: the case of Thailand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Li, Dominggus Elcid (2014) Silent suffering: the corporatist compromises and East Timorese camps after 1999. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Liao, Pei-Ling (2014) The adaptation of the cultural and creative industries cluster policy in Eastern Asian cities: the case studies in Taiwan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lim, Regina (2014) Re-appraising secular-Islamic politics in Malaysia: locating the case for common citizenship. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mao, Wei (2014) The interaction between exchange rates and stock prices. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McDowall, Sophie (2014) An investigation into which forms of early teacher learning are most effective with respect to retention, motivation, commitment and job satisfaction for new entrants to the school teaching profession. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Merriam, Marilyn (2014) The contribution of volunteer mentoring in criminal justice. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Munoz, Carolina (2014) Reframing Chilean social care for children. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Narooz, Rose Ibrahim Iskander (2014) The role of social capital in the internationalization process of Egyptian and UK SMEs: a co-evolutionary perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nelson, Jeanette (2014) Home education: exploring the views of parents, children and young people. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Normand, Miranda Jane (2014) A linguistic ethnography of an adult vocational class: constructing identities and mediating educational discourses. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Norris, Timothy John (2014) Hans-Georg Gadamer: poetics and truth in the human sciences. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nyman, Jonna (2014) Energy and security: discourse and practice in the United States and China. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Park, Deborah Louise (2014) Presence, participation and progress: an investigation into changes in attendance, attitudes to learning and achievement following the introduction of an alternative curriculum in a school for pupils with behavioural, emotional and social difficulties. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pattison, Harriet (2014) Rethinking learning to read: the challenge from children educated at home. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pearce, Ruth (2014) Learning how to lead through engagement with enquiry based learning as a threshold process: a study of how post-graduate certificate in education healthcare professional students learn to lead. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ramadan, Nora (2014) Vertical inter–unit relationship quality: the concept and its concomitants. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Salari, Nasir (2014) Development and validation of the innovation resistance model across Middle Eastern Countries. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Schaller, Barbara (2014) Towards a heterodox economic theory of poverty production. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sen Gupta, Sonali (2014) Coarse correlated equilibria in duopoly games. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Simpson, Samuel Nana Yaw (2014) Public sector reform and disclosure practices of state-owned enterprises: the case of Ghana. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Smojkis, Maureen (2014) Out of the shadows: exploring the lives of the Birmingham Polish. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tansley, Jayne (2014) What are the experiences of parents of children with autism who attend a residential school? an exploratory study using interpretative phenomenological analysis. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Taylor, Holly (2014) Evaluating criminal justice interventions in the field of domestic violence: a realist approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Watanabe, Airi (2014) Perceptions of barriers to suitable education for children with medical needs in England and Japan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Watt, Colin Forbes (2014) "I couldn't understand why anyone would let someone like me into their house": foster care for young people who have sexually abused. Soc.Sci.D thesis, University of Birmingham.

Woliter, Dean (2014) A realistic evaluation of a Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) intervention to support an adolescent diagnosed with Asperger syndrome in a mainstream secondary school. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wong, Pui Fung (2014) Shanghai, China’s capital of modernity: the production of space and urban experience of World Expo 2010. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

You, Yong Lim (2014) The meaning of work for older employed people learning to understand age discrimination in South Korea. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhao, Chong (2014) Essays on unit root testing in panel data. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

2013

Agyemang, Boakye (2013) Democratic education for school improvement: an exploration of the views of pupils and teacher trainees in Ghana. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ahmed, Hossam Eldin Mohammed Abdelkader (2013) Investigating the transmission mechanism of monetary policy in Egypt. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alanazi, Tawfeeq Mohammed B. (2013) The interrelationships among business ethics, organisational culture and attitudes towards strategic growth alternatives of Muslims’ SMEs in the UK. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alarfaj, Ahmad Abdulrahman (2013) How Saudi Arabian newspapers depicted the September 11 attacks. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Almotairi, Mishal (2013) Investigating Kuwaiti teachers' and head teachers' attitudes towards inclusion. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Amphlett, Mary (2013) Sanctuary: the evaluation of a secondary school intervention. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bagzibagli, Kemal (2013) Cross-country heterogeneity and time variation in the euro-area economies: investigation using VAR methods. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ball, Laurence Francis Joseph (2013) Older people and the use of the Mental Health Act (1983). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Baryana, Kuldeep Singh (2013) Widening participation in further Education: Overcoming barriers to adult lifelong learning from the student perspective. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Beckerman-Boys, Carly (2013) British foreign policy decision-making towards Palestine during the Mandate (1917-1948): a Poliheuristic perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Birchwood, James Francis (2013) Volume 1: An investigation of the relationship between disruptive behaviour and depressive symptoms in young people who attend pupil referral units Volume 2: Professional Practice Reports. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Boot, Siobhan A.E. (2013) Promoting the social inclusion and academic progress of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller children: a secondary school case study. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Branton, Justyn Adam (2013) Understanding the relationships between parents, coach and golfer and their Role in talent development. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bruton, Alison Elizabeth (2013) Work-life balance and the workforce reforms. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cafaro, Vito Antonio (2013) Early developmental experiences of professional golfers: a case study from the UK. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cassidy, Kathryn Louise (2013) The informal economies of the Ukrainian-Romanian borderlands. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chagger, Ranbir K (2013) An investigation into the reasons why deputy head teachers either decide/not decide to take the journey to headship. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chernaya, Ekaterina (2013) Buyer-seller partnerships in business markets. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clarke, Nicola Marie (2013) A person-centred enquiry into the experiences of teaching and learning reflection and reflective practice in pre and post-registration mental health nurse training. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clemerson, Sarah Elizabeth (2013) Autistic peoples' perception of and functioning in space: what makes this problematic? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cooley, Laurence Peter (2013) Transformation or regulation? : understanding the European union’s approach to conflict resolution in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia and Kosovo. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Crisp, Philippe Michel (2013) An investigation of community coach perceptions of sport intervention programmes. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cross, Will (2013) Homophobic bullying in secondary schools: a cross age and gender analysis into young people’s views of name-calling. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Crowley, Joanne Elizabeth (2013) Using a whole school restorative approach: a realistic evaluation of practice in a city-based primary school. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Culliney, Martin (2013) Going nowhere?:Rural youth employment, social capital and migration in Britain. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dam, Rinita (2013) The experiences and livelihood strategies of poor people living with HIV/AIDS in Kolkata, India. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Das, Nabamita (2013) Processes of negotiating intimate heterosexual identities and relations: narratives of three generations of urban middle-class Bengalis living in Kolkata, India. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Downs, Samara Victoria Colette (2013) Coping and injury in a professional ballet company: an investigation of stressors, appraisal, coping processes and injury in professional ballet dancers. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Eden, Robert (2013) Gaining the ‘Piece of paper’: a biographical and classed analysis of ‘widening participation’ students’ transitions to higher education. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Eggins, Timothy William (2013) An exploration of process variability and its management: a case study of four star hotels. DBA. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Endicott, Susan (2013) How can I improve behaviour in my school, in particular, for children with autism spectrum condition on the playground? Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ferdous, Chowdhury Saima (2013) Compliance with codes of corporate governance in developing economies: the case of Bangladesh. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Figueroa, Francis Espinoza (2013) European influence on the development of domestic policies in Chile and Mexico: the case of Higher Education. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fillingham, Joy (2013) Changing needs and challenging perceptions of disabled people with acquired impairments. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Funai, Naoki (2013) Essays on adaptive learning. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ghosh, Saptarshi Prosonno (2013) Essays on voting, cheap talk and information transmission. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Harvey, Aimee Marie (2013) Adolescent egocentrism and psychosis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Henderson, Andrea (2013) An exploration of the impact of consultation on educational psychology service users, namely teachers, parents and pupils in a large rural local authority. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Herriotts-Smith, Stephanie Sue (2013) A socio-cultural activity theory analysis of inter-agency working between educational psychologists and education welfare officers in relation to complex extended school non-attendance (CESN-A) with implications for improved service delivery. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hewett, Ruth Elizabeth (2013) Muslim girl’s aspirations: an exploration of teacher and pupil discourses. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Heyberi, Ebru (2013) Integrating technology in the curriculum for enhanced learning: a comparative study in England and North Cyprus. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Holgate, Sally (2013) Perceptions of students with an autism spectrum condition of the value of a cbt intervention to enhance student experience. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hopkins, Anthony John (2013) A statecraft analysis of the Conservative Party: 2001 to 2010. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Howard, Colin Edward (2013) The influence of new school buildings upon the motivation, morale and job satisfaction of their teaching professionals. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hughes, Tom (2013) Understanding the impact of an iPad on the reading experience of struggling adolescent readers. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Iddirisu, Baba (2013) Public private partnership and the challenge of post-contractual balance: the case of the Ghana telecom and water company contracts. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Imranli-Lowe, Kamala (2013) The first Armenian Republic and its territorial conflicts with Azerbaijan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Islam, Snah N. (2013) An investigation into educational psychologists’ perceptions of traded service delivery, using soft systems methodology. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jackson-Royal, Rachael Margaret (2013) “In other lessons I kind of just switch off”: the effects of teaching religious education through thinking skills. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Javed, Uzma (2013) Leadership for learning: a case study in six public and private schools of Pakistan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jin, Yi (2013) An investigation into bank behaviour up to the 2007-08 global financial crisis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jones, David Hugh (2013) From language policies to classroom practice: case studies of mathematics teaching in three rural secondary schools in Wales. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kasozi-Mulindwa, Saturninus (2013) The process and outcomes of participatory budgeting in a decentralised local government framework: a case in Uganda. DBA. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Khan, Kamran (2013) Becoming British: a migrant’s journey. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Khataybeh, Mohammed Abdullah (2013) Determining bank performance in emerging markets: the case of Jordan: competition, portfolio, and effeciciency. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

King, Caroline (2013) Exploring professionals’ perceptions of children’s mental health: an exploratory study using focus groups. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kossyvaki, Lila (2013) A study into the effect of adult interactive style on the spontaneous communication of young children with autism at school. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kumakura, Taeko (2013) Roles of knowledge and networks in SME internationalisation. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kusuma, Igp Wira (2013) Essays on inflation dynamics in selected Asian countries. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kwon, Tae Yong (2013) The effectiveness and sustainability of foreign exchange market interventions and sterilisation policies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Labiste, Ma Diosa (2013) Spectres of new media technologies: the hope for democracy in the postcolonial public sphere. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Laguna-Camacho, Antonio (2013) Patterns of eating and exercise that reduce weight. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lawton, Susan Patricia (2013) An action research enquiry in one unitary local authority about the experiences of support available to parents and mainstream secondary schools for children with a diagnosis of autism. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Le, Chau Ho An (2013) Cross-border financial linkages and international financial contagion: an empirical study of East Asia during the 2007-2011 global financial crisis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lehane, Teresa Geraldine (2013) Experienced teaching assistants’ perceptions of their work in the inclusion of pupils with ‘special educational needs’ in English mainstream secondary schools. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Llangco, Mark Oliver S. (2013) Transnationalised belonging: second-generation Filipinos in England. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lomas, Jacquie Charlotte Jayne (2013) Safety/bullying in the community: an exploration of the perceptions of students with learning and/or communication difficulties, of their parents/carers and of their teachers. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lopez Delgado, Manuel (2013) Climbing up the ladder to headship in Mexican compulsory education: perceptions of the escalafon, the point-based system currently used in Mexico to appoint school heads, an exploration in elementary schools. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lu, Wei (2013) An ethnographic study of teaching Chinese as a heritage language and foreign language in three educational contexts in the United Kingdom. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Luk, Ching Yuen (2013) Health insurance reform in Shanghai and Hong Kong: using the lens of historical institutionalism. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mackinder, Claire (2013) Elite female hockey player’s perceptions and rationale for participating in strength and conditioning training. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Manders, Gary (2013) An opportunity for redemption within youth justice? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mangualde, Bruno Ramos (2013) Perceptions of benefits and challenges of public sector accounting reforms: a cross-sectional comparison between Brazilian and English local governments. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mansell, Christopher David (2013) Challenges facing the implementation of a parenting programme within a mainstream school setting. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Meader, Laura Maria (2013) Spousal relationships after acquired brain injury, and carers’ expectations, wellbeing and involvement in the rehabilitation process. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Meng, Qingwei (2013) Corporate investment, financing and payout decisions: evidence from UK listed companies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Minards, Barbara Anne (2013) An exploration of high-achieving students' experiences of learning and being examined in A-Level mathematics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mitchell, Paul Mark (2013) Exploring the capability approach in model-based economic evaluations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mole, Miranda (2013) Launches in the UK magazine industry: interrogating Archer’s morphogenetic approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Monahan, Martin (2013) The Conservative Party and social justice policy 1997–2010: an historical institutionalist analysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mountain-Everroad, Thorey (2013) A case study exploring the contribution of jazz dance in one vocational ballet school. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Murray, Thomas (2013) New techniques for estimating household climate preferences (and the benefits and costs of climate change). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mwaura, Samuel M (2013) Entrepreneurship, innovation and firm performance: an empirical study of micro and small enterprises in Nairobi, Kenya. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ngo, Trong Vi (2013) Capital structure and microfinance performance: a cross-country analysis and case study of Vietnam. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nwokolo, Ndubuisi Ndubechukwu (2013) The political economy of oil resource conflicts: a study of oil village communities in Nigeria. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Okello, Angoma Sunday (2013) Post-War social recovery in Northern Uganda: Grassroots perspectives and Non-Governmental Organisations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Park, Kyungok (2013) Crystallising commitment through structural equation modelling: the case of manufacturing teams in South Korea. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Quach, Hy Hoang Thien (2013) Changes in Vietnam and the UK’s higher education – a comparison. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rathore, Kashif (2013) Leadership and participatory development in post-reform (2001-2010) District Governments of Punjab, Pakistan: the cases of Attock and Sahiwal districts. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rufai, Ibrahim Adeniyi (2013) Impact of communication technologies on the performance of SMEs in developing economy: a modified social shaping perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ryland, Frances Selena (2013) Food and healthy eating: progression in the curriculum. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Samman, Amin Thomas (2013) Re-imagining the crises of global capital. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sardenberg, Dalton Penedo (2013) Family business agency conflict model: a study of Brazilian firms. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shin, Sang Hoon (2013) Dysfunctional consequences of the Korean performance budgeting system and their policy implications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Simon, Amanda Rachel (2013) The social positioning of supplementary schooling. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Soler, Jeanette Galea (2013) Improving emotional understanding in children with autism. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Soni, Sangeeta (2013) 'Izzat' and the shaping of the lives of young Asians in Britain in the 21st century. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Stevens, Toby (2013) A realistic evaluation of the behaviour policy in a secondary school. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sun, Cong (2013) The possible application of international accounting standards in China. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sutton, Claire (2013) Experiences of education. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tan, Min (2013) Regime switching behaviour of the UK equity risk premium. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Truong, Huong Mai Thi (2013) Analysing the role of infrastructure in Vietnam. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Turnbull, Joanna (2013) An investigation into the mediators of talent in field hockey: factors that affect successful talent identification and development. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Vallo, Maria Ambra (2013) An investigation of professional ballet dancers experiences of flow and motivations perspectives. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Walker, Frances Gillian (2013) Further education women leaders: why so few? An exploration of white and BME women’s experiences as leaders in the further education sector. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Winwood, Jo (2013) Policy into practice: the changing role of the special educational needs coordinator in England. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wiredu, Margaret (2013) An investigation into the characteristics of effective school-based consultation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zala, Benjamin (2013) Rethinking polarity for the twenty-first century: perceptions of order in international society. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhang, Shasha (2013) Cross-class families: a social capital perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhuawu, Collin (2013) Engaging Africa in a changing international political economy: Mauritius’ activism and co-operation in the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

2012

Adamides, Constantinos (2012) Institutionalized, horizontal and bottom-up securitization in ethnic conflict environments: the case of Cyprus. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ahmed, Omar Salat (2012) Settling in? a case study of Somalian refugees living in Stockholm, Sweden. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ahmed, Shamila Kouser (2012) The impact of the ‘war on terror’ on Birmingham’s Pakistani/Kashmiri Muslims’ perceptions of the state, the police and Islamic identities. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Akhand, MD Zakir Hossain (2012) Coercion or persuasion? Making large corporations tax compliant in Bangladesh. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al-Tarawneh, Alaaeddin (2012) Topics on financial crises in emerging countries case of Jordan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

AlMohaimmeed, Bader M (2012) Customer behaviour towards internet banking: a study of the dormant users of Saudi Arabia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alshamy, Alsaeed Saad Alsaeed (2012) Funding mechanisms and quality assurance systems in Higher Education in Egypt in comparative perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Amar, Amshika (2012) Models of corruption. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Asker, Adel (2012) Future self-guides and language learning engagement of English-major secondary school students in Libya: Understanding the interplay between possible selves and the L2 learning situation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Aslam, Sidra (2012) Exploring looked after children's experiences of accessing Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Athwal, Sabreen (2012) Being a parent with learning difficulties: an exploratory study of parents’ views and experiences of local support services. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bagabo, Paul Wambi (2012) Commitment to the East African community customs union protocol, 2004-2009. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cemm, Lorraine A. F. (2012) The leadership of collaboration in primary school settings. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chalermpuntusak, Wararak (2012) East Asian (security) intellectual networks: their emergence, significance and contribution to regional security (the ASEAN-ISIS and its Japanese counterparts as a case study). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chilton, Elizabeth Helen (2012) The discursive construction of a family literacy, language and numeracy programme: an exploration of practitioners' narratives-in-interaction. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clarke, Beth Marie (2012) Enhancing capacity for organisational learning; a perpetual system for primary school practitioners. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Coates, Alison (2012) An exploration of nurse education leadership as identified and experienced by nurse teachers working in the field of nurse education. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cobley, David Stephen (2012) Towards economic empowerment for disabled people: exploring the boundaries of the social model of disability in Kenya and India. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cooke, Sandra (2012) Perspectives on the learning journeys of students in English higher education. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Daniels, David T. (2012) Entrepreneurial academies - myth or reality? The perceptions of senior academy leaders. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Defroand, James (2012) London 2012: Olympic ‘legacy’, Olympic education and the development of social capital in physical education and school sport: a case study. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Delamaire, Linda (2012) Implementing a credit risk management system based on innovative scoring techniques. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Doggett, Caroline Joy (2012) A narrative study of the resilience and coping of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children and young people (UASC) arriving in a rural local authority (LA). Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Díaz Jiménez, Oniel Francisco (2012) The professionalization of election campaigning in Mexico: a study on continuity and change in presidential campaign practices and communications (1988-2006). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Elder, Keith Sinclair (2012) Exploring the implications for the voluntary sector in rural communities of a changing commissioning environment in mental health. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Emblen, Valerie (2012) Money alone cannot solve everything: a study of donor aid to education reform in the Loa People’s Democratic Republic. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Emran, Md. Masum (2012) Essays on co-residing decision, public education expenditure, income inequality, and education policies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fayyaz, Shabana (2012) Pakistan response towards terrorism: a case study of Musharraf regime. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Foody, Jane Elizabeth (2012) The politics of ageing in England: insights from interviews with older people. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gao, Ming (2012) Pro-forma consistency: the construction of the relationship between China’s social organizations and the state in the 21st century. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

García Chávez, Tania Guadalupe (2012) Perspectives on community policing: a social constructivist and comparative analysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Germanos, Georgios (2012) The process of the strategy formulation in small and medium enterprises in Greece and the role of accounting information. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gibbins, Justin Edward (2012) British discourses on Europe: self/other and National identities. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Grogan, Gerry (2012) Using computer-based cognitive tools to enable critical thinking. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ham, Yun-Ju (2012) Two essays on convergence of recycling rates in England and the valuation of landfill disamenities in Birmingham. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Harvey, Julie Anne (2012) What’s so Special about Special? Improving inclusion for children with Autism in mainstream schools. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Haughton, Christoper John (2012) From ships to leaderships - the leadership of maritime education and training (MET) institutions in the United Kingdom. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hurd, Azora Josephine (2012) Children and young people’s participation: how effectively do public and third sector organisations encourage and engage with children and young people to participate in decision making processes affecting their lives? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Inglis, Kathryn Lesley Carmella (2012) A study of collective worship in non-denominational state secondary mixed schools in England. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jamhour, Ali (2012) The role of the state in economic development: a case study of the GCC countries. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Johnson, Helen Jane (2012) Cyberbullying issues in schools: an exploratory, qualitative study from the perspective of teaching professionals. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kalebe-Nyamongo, Chipiliro Florence (2012) Elite attitudes towards the poor and pro-poor policy in Malawi. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kang, Lili (2012) Essays on human capital and productivity analysis in China. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kirkbride, Rebecca (2012) An exploratory study of parental involvement in nurture groups – from a practitioner and parent perspective. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kong, Dejing (2012) Household risky asset choice: an empirical study using BHPS. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kouti, Artemis (2012) Bilingual events in CLIL geography and home economics sixth grade classrooms in two Cypriot primary schools. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kroessin, Ralf (2012) An exploratory study of the discourse of the Islam and development: the case of the Islami Bank Bangladesh. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kurdali, Bader (2012) Across-disciplinary variations in the writing of EFL students at university level: a systemic functional perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lamche, Tag (2012) Priming motor-visual skills for football: an assessment of the 4-ball method. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lassou, Phillippe J C (2012) Interplay between governance and accounting systems in Africa. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Le, Trung Thanh (2012) Essays on multivariate volatility models: an application to emerging financial markets. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lee, Hee-Jeong (2012) Discourses of civil society in South Korea: democratisation in an emerging information society. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Leigh, Jennifer (2012) Somatic movement and education: a phenomenological study of young children's perceptions, expressions and reflections of embodiment through movement. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Liao, Tzu-Chi (2012) The nature of father-daughter relationships in Taiwanese immigrant families living in Britain. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Loveless, Lucy Ann-Marie (2012) Weighing up the evidence: implementing joint commissioning in children’s services. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mackenzie-Batterbury, Rona (2012) The journey to academy principalship. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Martin, Graeme (2012) Understanding motivation for lifelong education, through biography, complexity and control. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Matharu, Tatum G. (2012) Ruling the regions: an interpretivist analysis of institutional development in the English regional assemblies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mc Manamon, Anthony (2012) The House of Lords and the British political tradition. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McAlister, Judith Emma (2012) A realistic evaluation of transition programmes in two secondary schools in a small multi-cultural city in the Midlands: how are the needs of vulnerable young people met during the transition from primary to secondary school? Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McClelland, Mark Jonathan Lamdin (2012) The unbridling of virtue: neoconservatism between the Cold War and the Iraq War. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nellikka Puthussery, Pushyarag (2012) The internationalization of British and Indian small and medium-sized enterprises: a comparative study. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nicholds, Alyson (2012) Building capacity for regeneration: making sense of ambiguity in urban policy outcomes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Omar, Hisham Farag (2012) Essays on price overreaction and price limits in emerging markets: the case of the Egyptian stock exchange. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Osborne-Halsey, Thelma Edwina (2012) The school as an imagined community: the political and educational response of the state to the permanent presence of ‘black’ immigrant children in the British educational system in post-1945 Britain. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Overton, Louise (2012) More than just a home: exploring the role of equity release. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ozbafli, Aygul (2012) Estimating the willingness to pay for a reliable electricity supply in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pastras, Pantazis (2012) The governance of tourism development in Athens: A strategic-relational approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Patel, Kamna (2012) Tenure and vulnerability: the effects of changes to tenure security on the identity and social relationships of the urban poor. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pham, Hung Hung (2012) ‘The developmental state,’ the evolving international economic order, and Vietnam. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Richards, Caroline Ruth (2012) Self-injurious behaviour in autism spectrum disorder. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Richards, John David Gordon (2012) Investigating drop out in ex-junior rugby union players. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Richer, Suzanne Elise (2012) An evaluation of the Northamptonshire Baby Room Project© parents’ course – impact on parents. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Siddiqui, Nadia (2012) Who reads Urdu women's magazines and why? An investigation of the content, purpose and production of digests. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Smith, Beverly Jayne (2012) An exploration of the significance of mental health day centres in the lives of their members. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Soan, Colette Andrea (2012) The work of educational psychologists: a cultural-historical analysis using parents’ and educational psychologists’ views. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Stewart, Melrose (2012) Exploration of cultural competence in an undergraduate physiotherapy programme. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Thomas, Lorraine Sarah (2012) A Masters level teaching profession: a study of the rationale for the Masters level Postgraduate Certificate in Education, a Masters level teaching profession and the Masters in Teaching and Learning and the perceptions of key stakeholders in the English West Midlands. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Thompson, Severine (2012) Using realistic evaluation as a tool to understand what enables and constrains parental engagement in a Midland Local Authority TAMHS project. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tinkler, Christine (2012) Collaboration: Still viable in the changed landscape? A study into the state of collaboration between academies and maintained schools in England. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tonkiss, Katherine E. (2012) Constitutional patriotism and the post-national paradox: an exploration of migration, identity and loyalty at the local level. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tryfonos, Stella (2012) How ‘good practice’ when working with pupils presenting with Behavioural, Emotional and Social Difficulties (BESD) in school is perceived by practitioners: an exploratory case study of two primary ZEP schools in Cyprus. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tsekoura, Maria (2012) Joining the adventure? Exploring young people’s experience within spaces for youth participation in the United Kingdom and Greece. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Uzoigwe, Michael Uchenna (2012) Exploring multi-stakeholder initiatives for natural resource governance: the example of the Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Valsamakis, Antoinette (2012) The role of South African business in South Africa’s post apartheid economic diplomacy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Watts, Pauline (2012) Leadership learning through challenging situations: Primary School Headteachers. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wazed, Soniya (2012) Gender and social exclusion/inclusion: a study of indigenous women in Bangladesh. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Webb, Heather (2012) Volume 1: A realistic evaluation exploring the implementation of the social and emotional aspects of learning (SEAL) programme across a whole-school context & Volume 2: Professional Practice Reports. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Weeden, Paul (2012) An investigation of changing patterns of entry for GCSE geography: choice, diversity and competition. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Williams, Helen Marie (2012) Examining the nature of policy change: a new institutionalist explanation of citizenship and naturalisation policy in the UK and Germany, 2000-2010. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yapa Abeywardhana, Dilrukshi Krishanthi (2012) Financing decision, cost of debt and profitability: evidence from non-financial SMEs in the UK. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yotanyamaneewong, Saengduean (2012) Thai teachers with low/high burnout and their perceptions of teaching with Special Education Needs (SEN). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yu, Guo (2012) Dynamics of popular nationalism in China’s Japan policy in post-Cold War era. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yu, Jiejun (2012) Performance evaluation of the UK equity unit trusts: does active management add value? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zainudin, Eti Fairudz (2012) Malaysian teachers’ and students’ perceptions of students’ Multiple Intelligence profiles in Malaysian secondary schools. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

2011

Ahall, Linda Terese (2011) Heroines, monsters, victims: representations of female agency in political violence and the myth of motherhood. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Akhtar, Zobiah (2011) An investigation into homophobic bullying in the education system and the prevalence of homophobic language in a secondary school environment. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al-Busafi, Majid (2011) Investigating issues related to developing coach education in Oman. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Aldaihani, Manal (2011) A comparative study of inclusive education in Kuwait and England. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Anagnostopoulos, Achilleas (2011) Labour market regulation in Greece -- assessing impacts of human resources management practices and outcomes using a workplace survey. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Anderson, Andrew Edward (2011) Leadership or management: an examination of the expectations on a Head Teacher in a serious weaknesses school. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Andreou, Yiannoula (2011) Investigating the spatial understanding of children who are blind through the use of the child's voice. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Andrews, Kehlinde Nkosi (2011) Back to Black: Black Radicalism and the Supplementary School Movement. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Andy, Joshua Charles (2011) Politics and the Soviet Army: civil-military relations in Soviet Union the Khrushchev Era, 1953-1964. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Archer, Thomas Luke (2011) Capitalise and empower: exploring alternatives to demolition by housing market renewal pathfinders. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Atwal, Maya (2011) Investigating the democratic effects of state-sponsored youth participation in Russia: Nashi and the Young Guard of United Russia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Avest, Eelke, ter (2011) Warm-up provision in field hockey: a comparison between literature and practice. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ayoush, Maha Diab (2011) Are cross-border mergers and acquisitions better or worse than domestic mergers and acquisitions? The UK evidence. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Aziz, MD. Nusrate (2011) Exchange rates, international trade and inflation: a developing economy perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bailey, Simon (2011) Taking up the challenge: an interpretive phenomenological analysis of teachers’ perceptions regarding the presence of asylum seeker and refugee pupils (ASR) within mainstream primary schools in the Midlands, and the implications this may hold for educational psychologists practice. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ball, Heather (2011) An investigation into the use of the transporters DVD to enhance emotion recognition in children with an autistic spectrum condition. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bennett, Howard Anthony (2011) Near to the Green: career decisions in professional golf. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Billington, Christopher (2011) Psychosocial influences on the use and regulation of mobile phones in high schools. Perspectives from pupils, teachers and parents, an exploratory case study approach. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Blair, Erik Alexander (2011) How do those completing initial teacher training in the post-compulsory education and training sector consider ‘theory’ in relation to their practice? Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Byrne, Andrew Ian (2011) Where do children with a statement of Special Educational Needs transfer to at Change of Phase from Primary to Secondary school and how do parents choose which provision is most suitable for their child? Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cass, Martha Elizabeth (2011) Adaptive stress and the development of learning capabilities. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chang, Jung-Chen (2011) The role of tourism in sustainable rural development: A multiple case study in rural Taiwan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Charoensawasd, Pornlapus (2011) Key forces determining the ICT policy development during restructurings of the telecommunications industry(1990-2001). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clemerson, Sarah (2011) How can the discourses of autistics be articulated and legitimated to create spatial design criteria for indoor and outdoor space. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clinch, Amy (2011) A community psychology approach to preventing violent extremism. Gaining the views of young people to inform primary prevention in secondary schools. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Coleman, Darren Andrew (2011) Service brand identity: definition, measurement, dimensionality and influence on brand performance. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Corkin, Nicola Christine (2011) Developments in abstract judicial review in Germany, Austria and Italy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Curato, Nicole Paula (2011) Using force to gain voice: The prospects and limits of using coercive mechanisms to secure deliberative inclusion. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Davies, Oonagh M (2011) Evidence-based practice in nurture groups: using a realistic evaluation framework to explore factors affecting practice and suggest future training directions. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Denca, Sorin Stefan (2011) European integration and foreign policy in Central and Eastern Europe: the cases of Hungary, Slovakia and Romania. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dimos, Athanasios (2011) IFRS and European commerical banks: value relevance and economic consequences. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Eliphas, Foster (2011) Exploring school leadership development in Tanzania: a survey study of twenty newly appointed heads of schools in contextually different state secondary schools in the Dar es Salaam region of Tanzania. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Evans, David Arthur (2011) Does the construction of identity subject positions by male pupils in secondary school hinder their performance in modern foreign languages (MFL) by comparison with girls? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ewbank, Mark (2011) The blended separation of powers and the organisation of party groups: the case of English local government. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fanton, Giovanni (2011) Doing Italian as a Foreign Language: investigating talk about language and culture in three British university classrooms. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Frear, Matthew (2011) An anatomy of adaptive authoritarianism: Belarus under Aliaksandr Lukashenka. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Furukawa, Chitose (2011) Functional multinational team leadership and team effectiveness from a dynamic capability perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Futter, Andrew James (2011) The evolution of the US ballistic missile defence debate 1989-2010: institutional rivalry, party politics and the quest towards political and strategic acceptance. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gallucci, Sonia (2011) Language learning, identities and emotions during the year abroad: case studies of British Erasmus students in Italy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gladkikh, Tatiana (2011) Erosion of national identity? the role of the international business environment in shaping the national identities of British and Russian business people. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Goodwin, Mark (2011) Education governance, politics and policy under New Labour. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Grandison, Karen Joy (2011) School Refusal: from short stay school to mainstream. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Greenway, Celia (2011) The ‘Quality’ of Nursery provision: an exploration of the relationship between inspection and the development of education and care. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gómez Portaleoni, Claudio (2011) The impact of corporate foresight on strategic decisions – a case of a European bank. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Herbst, Theresia (2011) Managing knowledge flows within and across the boundaries of the multinational corporation: an exploratory case study of a multinational weighing, measurement and automation technology provider. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hilbert, Maria (2011) Youth, citizenship and the production of 'dangerous communities': representations of young Muslims in Britain and Germany. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Huang, Ji (2011) Long-term performance of UK IPOs. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hurst, Emily Suzanne (2011) Re-assessing audiences: how and why do women consume pornography in contemporary Britain? M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Illman, Dorothy Ruth (2011) An exploration of the links between intrapersonal skills and progress made in social and emotional devleopment by pupils in a SEBD school using a multiple case study design. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jacobs, Jeremy John (2011) Spaces of New Labour Youth policy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jarvis, Adrian Paul (2011) School effectiveness and the subject leader's influence space: an exploration of the influence of secondary school subject leaders on the professional practice of the members of their departments. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jebbett, Lorraine Marcia (2011) What parents want from direct access to Educational Psychologists in a children’s centre. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jervis, Kevin John (2011) Dispelling the myths: An investigation into the claims that Prime Minister James Callaghan’s Ruskin College speech was an epoch marking development in secondary education in general and for pre-vocational education in particular. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Johnson, Nicholas (2011) Eighty years on: representations of teachers and schools in British films, from 1930 to 2010. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Juhari, Mohamed Shamsuri (2011) Perceptions of Singaporean Malay-Muslim youths participating in community outreach programmes: capacity building for critical thinking? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Khan, Sardar Zaheer Ahmad (2011) Technology transfer effectiveness through international joint ventures (IJVs) to their component suppliers: a study of the automotive industry of Pakistan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

King, Samuel Joshua (2011) Going straight on probation: desistance transitions and the impact of probation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Koundourou, Christiana (2011) An examination of the effects of the SEAL programme on children with SEBD in a mainstream Greek-Cypriot primary school to change their behaviour. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kumari, Aarti (2011) Teacher and migrant pupil relationships: implications on the migrant pupil UK school experience. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lam, Kwok Ying (2011) Institutions and economic development. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lee, Byeong Hyun (2011) Conditions affecting Computer Supported Collaborative Learning in Higher Education in the UK and South Korea. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lee, Peter (2011) Neighbourhood trajectories and social exclusion: towards a citizenship of place. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lees, Helen Elizabeth (2011) The gateless gate of home education discovery: what happens to the self of adults upon discovery of the possibility and possibilities of an educational alternative? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lerskullawat, Polwat (2011) Seasoned equity offerings in an emerging market: evidence from Thailand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Liang, Ziting (2011) Incremental democratization with Chinese characteristics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Liu, Chaoyi (2011) New patriotism of the post-1980s generation in China. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Makawa, Roy Nelson (2011) Tourism integration in Southern Africa. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Meehan, Louise Melissa (2011) The mental health of young people with autism and Asperger syndrome in mainstream secondary schools: a multiple case study approach. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Milner, Walter William (2011) Concept development in novice programmers learning Java. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mousa, Rania (2011) E-government adoption process: XBRL adoption in HM revenue and customs and companies house. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Muriu, Peter W (2011) Microfinance profitability. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mushi, Andrew A. (2011) Civil society in the era of good governance dispensation: Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and the politics of engaging Government in Tanzania. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Najjuma, Rovincer (2011) Peace education in the context of post-conflict formal schooling: the effectiveness of the revitalising education participation and learning in conflict affected areas-peace education programme in Northern Uganda. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nelson, Jeanette (2011) Local Authorities’ views of the Badman Review into Elective Home Education. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nganwa, Audrey (2011) An investigation of the influence of organisational factors on the delivery of HIV prevention programmes for young people in Uganda. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Norman, David John (2011) Interrogating the dynamics of cosmopolitan democracy in theory and practice: the case of Cambodia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Oliver, Thomas Charles Gordon (2011) Representation in the appointed state: the case of councillors in the West Midlands Regional Assembly. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pardo Sierra, Oscar (2011) The governance of the European Union in its Eastern neighbourhood: the impact of the EU on Georgia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Parker, Robert (2011) An exploration of the identity issues faced by retiring male ballet dancers. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pavey, Susan Ann (2011) The provision of mobility and independence education to children with visual impairment in mainstream schools. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pethia, Stacey R. (2011) Reconstructing communities: the impact of regeneration on community dynamics and processes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pflaeger, Zoe Alexandra (2011) Decaf empowerment? Post-Washington Consensus development policy, Fair Trade and Kenya's coffee industry. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Portelli, Terence (2011) A reader-response approach to the initial training of Maltese literature teachers. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Prodromidou, Alexandra (2011) Russian foreign energy policy conduct in the oil and gas sectors: a case study of the Caspian region 1991-2008. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Quarmby, Thomas Charles (2011) The influence of family structure in shaping young people's engagement in physical activity. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rasell, Michael (2011) Social citizenship, disability and welfare provision in contemporary Russia: views from below. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rouse, Daniel (2011) Why do girls get excluded from school? A small-scale qualitative investigation of the educational experiences of Key Stage 3 and 4 girls who are 'at risk of exclusion'. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ryan, Jo-Anne (2011) Exploring the investor relations website: the impact of internet reporting on institutions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sacranie, Halima (2011) Strategy, culture and institutional logics: a multi-layered view of community investment at a large housing association. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sangha, Sujinder Singh (2011) Asian black and minority ethnic principals in England’s further education colleges: an investigation into the dynamics of their leadership. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shepherd, Deborah Pamela (2011) The promotion of mental health and emotional wellbeing of children (5–13) through participatory partnership work with school communities in one local authority: a realistic evaluation of the ‘treasure project’, a three-year children’s fund project. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sleptsova, Evghenia (2011) Exports from Ukraine to the European Union: macro-, micro- and political economy determinants. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Smith, Barry Peter (2011) Extensible business reporting language: an interpretive investigation of the democratisation of financial reporting. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Smith, Claire Susan (2011) Investigating the impact of parental constructs of school and school related elements on their children’s constructs of school and school related elements and their subsequent emotionally based school refusal behaviour. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Smith, David Peter (2011) An exploration, using a SENCo questionnaire and a senior management semi-structured interview schedule, of the continuing professional development (CPD) arrangements in place in primary schools in one local authority cluster. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Snetkov, Aglaya (2011) The evolution of Russia's security discourse 2000-2008: state identity, security priorities and Chechnya. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Stoszkowski, John Robert (2011) An investigation of the mediators of talent development in golf. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sun, Lixin (2011) Monetary transmission mechanisms and the macroeconomy in China: VAR/VECM approach and Bayesian DSGE model simulation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sutcliffe, Gideon (2011) A preliminary investigation into the coaching behaviours of English independent school team sport coaches. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Taylor, Ben James (2011) Political argument in Edmund Burke's Reflections: a contextual study. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Thomas, Heather Claire (2011) An investigation of the perspectives of ex-pupils of a special school for pupils with moderate learning difficulties on their schooling. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tyson, Helen Claire (2011) Volume 1: An exploration of the transition planning experiences of young people with additional educational needs in a mainstream context, as they consider their post-16 plans & Volume 2: A series of professional practice reports. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Vasileiou, Ioannis (2011) The EU regional policy and its impact on two Mediterranean member states (Italy and Spain). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wang, Di (2011) Economic growth and financial development: a legal explanation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wanyakala, Tom Alfred (2011) Customer-oriented reforms in urban public water supply in Uganda (1998-2008). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wells-Dang, Andrew (2011) Informal pathbreakers: civil society networks in china and vietnam. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wiese, Eline Fatima (2011) Teaching sensitive issues: teacher training, education for democracy and HIV/AIDS in South Africa. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wood, Philip Bailey (2011) Developing an active learning approach for the geography pilot GCSE – an action research investigation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wu, Xiangning (2011) China's ICT industry and East Asian regional production networks. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zumitzavan, Vissanu (2011) The impact of managers’ learning styles and leadership styles and the effectiveness of their organisations: a case study from small retail tyre companies in Thailand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

2010

Abdi, Ibrahim Abdi (2010) Education for all (EFA): reaching Nomadic communities in Wajir, Kenya - challenges and opportunities. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Adkins, Michael James (2010) The utilisation of Euroscepticism in European election campaigns: a multi-dimensional analysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Akram, Sadiya (2010) Re-conceptualising the concept of agency in the structure and agency dialectic: habitus and the unconscious. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al-Obaidli, Kholode (2010) Women ESL teachers' perception about their roles and professional development needs in Qatar’s education for a new era. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alpan, Basak (2010) Demarcating political frontiers in Turkey: "Europe-as-hegemony" and discourses after 1999. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Aris, Stephen (2010) Central Asian regional security : Shanghai Cooperation Organisation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Aris, Sulaiman Bin (2010) Risk management in public expenditure management and service delivery in Malaysia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Barbullushi, Odeta (2010) The Politics of ‘Euro-Atlantic Orientation’: Political Identities Interests and Albanian Foreign Policy 1992-2007. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bishen Singh, Gurcharan Singh (2010) The National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH) programme for secondary school headteachers in Malaysia: an evaluative case study. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Boampong, Owusu (2010) Market imperfections and the effectiveness of subcontracting and informal institutions in export market transactions in Ghana. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bromfield, Pauline V (2010) ‘Healthy schools’ and Childhood Obesity: provision and perspectives within an extended services cluster on psychsocial outcomes for children and young people who are overweight or obese. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Campbell, Douglas (2010) What was the political difference made by the introduction of Executive Mayors in England? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chen, Po-Wei (2010) The making of Taiwanese young men: (De) traditionalization, consumption and blogging in late modernity. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chen, Yih Shyuan (2010) Implementing and sustaining ICT integration in schools: A case study of two primary schools in Taiwan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cho, Incheul (2010) The impact of Korean performance budgeting on budgetary programmes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clegg, Liam S (2010) The politics of accountability at the World Bank and IMF: reforming engagements with low-income countries. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Colechin, jane (2010) Expansion despite permanent austerity? Innovative aspects of social policy in Liberal welfare regimes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Connolly, Richard M (2010) Economic structure and social order development in Post-Socialist Europe. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Curtis, Susheela (2010) An investigation into the role of language in the teaching and learning of history. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dickinson, Helen E (2010) The importance of being efficacious: English health and social care partnerships and service user outcomes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Duda, Aleksandra Marta (2010) When “it's time” to say “enough!”: youth activism before and during the Rose and Orange Revolutions in Georgia and Ukraine. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Durbin, Nicholas Jeremy (2010) Promoting mental health and psychological wellbeing in Children: a socio-cultural activity theory analysis of professional contributions and learning in a multidisciplinary team. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fitzer, Marie Elizabeth (2010) An evaluation of an attachment based Early Year's Training Package: a multiple case study. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gallagher, Caroline Beatrice (2010) An investigation into how educational psychologists’ conceptualise domestic violence. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gillum, James (2010) Using emotional literacy to facilitate organisational change in a primary school : a case study. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Glyptis, Loukas G. (2010) The cost management and control of inter-organisational relationships: a case from the Greek shipping industry. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Graham, Claire Louise (2010) Institutional commitment to widening participation: mission, rhetoric and framing. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Grey-Elsharif, Janet (2010) Understanding parents' perspectives on inclusive education and partnership practice: a Life History approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Han, Lu (2010) Economic Analyses of Crime in England and Wales. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hart, Robert Gerald Scott (2010) Using video self-modelling to teach new skills to children with social interaction and and communication difficulties. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hellman, Oliver (2010) Political Party organisation in East Asia : towards a new framework for the analysis of party formation and change. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hewitt-Moran, Teresa (2010) Exploring the impact of interprofessional taught modules and placement experience on the development of professional identify and understanding of roles in first year mental health students. Social Science doctorate thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hibbert, Amy Sorcha (2010) Strength and conditioning in Men’s Premiership hockey: a case study of understanding, influences and support. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hou, Liyan (2010) Explaining trade flows and determinants of bilaterial trade. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hou, Na (2010) Arms Race, Military Expenditure and Economic Growth in India. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Houghton, Gaye (2010) Adult Literacy discourses, their philosophical origins and their impact: case studies of the values and assumptions of practitioners. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ince, Lynda C (2010) Kinship Care: an Afrocentric perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jelfs, Peter David (2010) Would a ‘flat tax’ simplify the UK’s corporation tax legislation and reduce the associated compliance costs? M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jones, Patricia A (2010) Refugee Community Organisations working in partnership: The quest for recognition. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jutley, Jagjeet (2010) The identification and measurement of autistic features in children with optic nerve hypoplasia, "isolated" hypopituitarism and varying combinations of septo-optic Dysplasia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kang, Hyoung Seok (2010) Understanding farm entry and farm exit in Korea. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kenny, Caroline (2010) Reconciling social justice with economic competitveness: the coherence of New Labour's discourse on education. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Khemmarat, Khemrutai (2010) Community characterisitcs and industrial toxic releases in the United States. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kim, Tae-Byung (2010) Collaborative governance for sustainable development in urban planning in South Korea. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kostadinova, Valentina Ilcheva (2010) Ambiguous Borders: the European Commission and the reconstruction of borders. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kosygina, Larisa Vladimirovna (2010) The Russian migration regime and migrants' experiences: the case of non-Russian nationals from former Soviet republics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kugonza, Sylvester (2010) Influence of formal and informal institutions on outsourcing of public construction projects in Uganda. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lander, Catherine Mary (2010) Adolescents girls’ understandings and experiences of social support within their friendship group. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lee, Ju Hyun (2010) Selective disclosure: the case of the Korean securities market. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Liu, Xiaoyu (2010) Essays on public pension systems, with special reference to China. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Loader, Beth (2010) A research study investigating methods of obtaining the views and opinions of disabled children about spirituality. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lowe, John (2010) Developing a framework for researching ethnicity and multiculturalism in New Zealand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Maimaiti, Yasheng (2010) Women’s education and work in China: the menstrual cycle and the power of water. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Marks, Chloe (2010) An exploration of Educational Psychologists' constructions of sexuality and the implications for practice. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McNab, Eleanor (2010) Models of parent-professional collaboration: what do the parents of children with special educational needs value from their interactions with professionals? Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Michail, Konstantina (2010) Dyslexia: the experiences of university students with dyslexia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Morris, Theresa Mary (2010) An investigation into the provision and impact of foundation degrees for teaching assistants. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mousa, Nabih Yosef Abdallaf (2010) Monetary policy and the role of exchange rate: the case of Jordan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Moyo, Africa (2010) The perceptions of Heads, middle leaders and classroom teachers about the effects of distributed leadership on teaching and learning: A study in selected schools in the West Midlands of England. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Muhammad, Zahid (2010) Portofolio behaviour of scheduled banks of Pakistan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ncube, Cornelias (2010) Contesting hegemony : civil society and the struggle for social change in Zimbabwe, 2000-2008. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ngarari, Jane Mururi (2010) HIV/AIDS education in Kenya: an evaluation of policy, provision and practice in secondary schools. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nicholson, Elizabeth A.J. (2010) The changing face of the local government of education in the 21st century: living with the private sector in selected local authorities as seen by their chief officers and others. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

O'Sullivan, Julie Kirstine (2010) The impact of classroom practice on secondary school children with statements of special educational needs. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Owens, Martin (2010) An action research investigation into the effectiveness of number testing of a group of young adults with learning difficulties in a further education setting. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Palil, Mohd Rizal (2010) Tax knowledge and tax compliance determinants in self assessment system in Malaysia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Phirinyane, Molefe B. (2010) Human resource management and decentralization in Botswana and South Africa. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pollitt, Keiron (2010) Exploring the value of engagement mentoring as a preventative strategy with at-risk youth. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Preece, David Ross (2010) Autism spectrum disorders, family life and short breaks: an investigation into the experience of family life and short breaks of families that have children with autism spectrum disorders in an English county. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Prodromou, Zacharias (2010) An analysis of entrepreneurship education (Birmingham Business School 2007-2009). M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Prompitak, Duangkamol (2010) The impacts of bank mergers and acquisitions (M&As) on bank behaviour. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pupongsak, Suparerk (2010) The effect of trade liberalization on taxation and government revenue. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rachmawati, Riani (2010) Trade Unions behaviour in multinationals in Indonesia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Raghavan, Sukanya (2010) Ecological modernisation and organic farming: a comparative assessment between UK and the state of Karnataka (India). M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Roberts, Sean (2010) Dominant-power politics and ‘virtual’ party hegemony: the role of United Russia in the Putin period. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Roberts, Siân Lliwen (2010) Place, life histories and the politics of relief: episodes in the life of Francesca Wilson, humanitarian educator activist. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rontou, Maria (2010) Provision for students with dyslexia in EFL: an ethnographic case study. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rookes, Peter John (2010) Commitment, conscience or compromise: the changing financial basis and evolving role of Christian health services in developing countries. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rossi, Monica (2010) The city and the slum: an action research on a Moroccan and a Roma Xoraxanè community in Rome. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Schierenbeck, Carsten (2010) On the governance of regional innovation systems. Case studies from four city-regions within the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia: Aachen, Dortmund, Duisburg and Düsseldorf. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Seifert, Rene Eugenio (2010) Meaningful internationalization: a study among the leaders of Brazilian smaller enterprises. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shaheen, Robina (2010) An investigation into the factors enhancing or inhibiting primary school children’s creativity in Pakistan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sheldrake, Elizabeth Sarah (2010) The experiences of being a teenage father: an interpretative phenomenological analysis. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sheppard, Louise (2010) How can inquiry groups promote learning within an educational psychology service? An evaluation of an initiative whereby educational psychologists work together to share and improve areas of practice. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shilvock, Gemma Grace (2010) Investigating the factors associated with emotionally-based non-attendance at school from young people’s perspective. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Siamagka, Nikoletta-Theofania (2010) Extending consumer ethnocentrism: development and validation of the CEESCALE. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Silver, Katharine (2010) Can guessing intention be a useful component of a personalised system to support social understanding?: A case study involving three adults with Asperger syndrome. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Smith, Penny (2010) The lay/professional relationship: the relationship between headteachers and chairs of governing bodies of schools in wales. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Soni, Anita (2010) Educational psychology work in children's centres: a realistic evaluation of group supervision with family support workers. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Suppa-Aim, Teerapan (2010) Mutual fund performance in emerging markets: the case of Thailand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Teece, Geoffrey (2010) A religious approach to religious education : the implications of John Hick’s religious interpretation of religion for religious education. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Terlektsi, Maria Emmanouela (2010) Imaginative writing of deaf children. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Thakoor, Jeevendranath ((Vimal)) (2010) Pensions reforms, redistribution and welfare. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Thompson, Zoë (2010) Urban constellations: reading contemporary cityscapes with Benjamin and Baudrillard. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Thornbery, Emma (2010) Using realistic evaluation principles to evaluate an intervention utilising a collaborative problem solving framework aimed at supporting the reflective practice of multi-professional groups of practitioners in two children’s centres. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tsang, Eileen Yuk-ha (2010) Vanguards of consumption, laggards in politics? The emergence of a new middle class in South China. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Valen-Sendstad, Adne (2010) Theories of human rights in relation to understandings of human rights education: the relevance to diversity. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Vongsinsirikul, Visanu (2010) Understanding the impact of gambling with special reference to Thailand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wei, Hongxu (2010) Foreign direct investment and economic development in China and East Asia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Winstanley, Caroline (2010) Transition planning for young people with severe learning disabilities : social positions and power relationships. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yao, Guiqing (2010) The economic evaluations of interventions for heart diseases. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yasui, Hiroshi (2010) Understanding the background of the political and social movements supporting the United Nations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yeboah, Eric Henry (2010) Microfinance in rural Ghana : a view from below. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhang, Lei (2010) An empirical study of unit IPOS in the UK: why do firms include warrants in initial public offerings? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

2009

Allen, Caroline (2009) Managing creative synergy in a Learning Organisation with People with Profound and Complex Learning difficulties and/or Disabilities: A continuous quest for integrated development and holistic maturity. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Booth, Carol Marion (2009) Using Action Research to Explore a Drop-In Service at a Children’s Centre. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chen, Hong (2009) Convergence, productivity and industrial growth in China during the reform era. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chen, Wei (2009) Three Essays on: Hedging in China's Oil futures market; Gold, Oil and Stock Market Price Volatility links in the USA; and, Currency Fluctuations in S.E. and Pacific Asia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chicksand, Daniel (2009) Creating a Sustainable UK Farming and Food Industry: An Analysis of Partnership Thinking as a Solution to the Problems in the UK Farming and Food Industry. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chimbutane, Feliciano Salvador (2009) The Purpose and Value of Bilingual Education: A Critical, Linguistic Ethnographic Study of Two Rural Primary Schools in Mozambique. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Colclough, David John (2009) The construction of knowledge amongst expert golf coaches from Europe, working at elite level. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Curcic, Nevena (2009) Exploring a ‘soft’ mode of governance: how advertising relates women to ‘modest’ power. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Davidson, Sarah Katherine (2009) An action research enquiry in one Unitary local authority about how to support young carers in schools using recommended guidelines for good practice. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Davies, Lisa Michelle (2009) Parenting programmes and self-efficacy: An investigation into the effectiveness of a programme in terms of change for parents and their children. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dixon, Zachary (2009) The neoliberal privation of risk and responsibility: the case of work-life balance and flexible working practices. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Frazer, Soraya Michele (2009) Older women’s experiences of living alone with Dementia. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Glaze, Simon (2009) Beyond rationalist orthodoxy: towards a complex concept of the self in IPE. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gosai, Nisheet (2009) Perspectives on the educational experiences of African/Caribbean boys. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Graystone, Edwynn Peter (2009) Russian national and religious identity during the later years of the Time of Troubles (1610-13). M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hall, Matthew Philip (2009) Political traditions and Scottish devolution. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hassan, Osman Ali (2009) George W. Bush, September 11th and the rise of the Freedom Agenda in US-Middle East relations: a Constructivist Institutionalist approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hornsby, Robert (2009) Political protest and dissent in the Khrushchev Era. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Howe, Julia (2009) An investigation into the discourses of secondary aged girls’ emotions and emotional difficulties. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hsieh, Shin-Chieh (2009) (Im)politeness in email communication: how English speakers and Chinese speakers negotiate meanings and develop intercultural (mis)understandings. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jun, In Woo (2009) The Strategic Management of Korean and Japanese Big Business Groups : A Comparison Study between Korean General Trading Companies and Japanese Sogo Shoshas. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kaambwa, Billingsley Chimuka (2009) Statistical issues in service evaluation – a case of intermediate care. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kelley, Anna (2009) Which ‘In-Care’ and Educational Risk Factors are Present in the Lives of Looked After Young People Not Entered for GSCE Examinations or Alternative Qualifications. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kokores, Ioanna (2009) The conduct of monetary policy under risks to financial stability: a game - theoretic approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Li, Xiaojun (2009) Financial stability of the banking sector - interbank contagion, market discipline, and macroeconomic roots of crises. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Liu, Sung-Ta (2009) Representing national identity within urban landscapes: Chinese settler rule, shifting Taiwanese identity, and post-settler Taipei City. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lunham, Claire Louise (2009) An illuminative process evaluation of a year 7 ‘Primary Ethos’ initiative for vulnerable pupils. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Merriman, Helen Louise (2009) Perspectives on mental health and the role of schools. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mogra, Imran (2009) Life histories of Muslim teachers in Birmingham primary schools. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Najjar, Dora (2009) Effectiveness of management in private schools in Lebanon. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ndubueze, Okechukwu Joseph (2009) Urban housing affordability and housing policy dilemmas in Nigeria. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Oldale, Kate (2009) Young people and positive activities: the need for a local perspective. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Parker, Robert Neil (2009) The use of time data in assessing the effectiveness of IT resources in a sixth form college. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Patrick, Rodger (2009) Performance Management, gaming and police practice: a study of changing police behaviour in England and Wales during the era of New Public Management. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Phelps, Alan James (2009) An examination of the Relationship between rationale, Practice and Outcomes in Municipal Property Asset Management – A Comparative Study of the UK and Russia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pintilei, Aruna (2009) An in-depth examination of extant literature pertinent to nurture groups and an exploratory study, using grounded theory methods, of young people’s views and experiences of a secondary school nurture group. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Richards, Vanessa (2009) The links between risk and protective factors and subsequent levels of resilience in looked after children aged 9-11. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sagoo, Gopinder Kaur (2009) A Sikh-inspired vision for learning: the discursive production of an ethos by members of the GNNET education trust. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sakade, Noriko (2009) Peace education in practice? A case study of peace education in England. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Scarpitta, Lara (2009) Justice and home affairs and Romania's accession to the European Union. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sealey, Clive (2009) Social exclusion and young people: a critical realist strong late modern analytic. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sun, Mingru (2009) Transaction cost, holding period and return volatility: an investigation of the stock market microstructure on the Chinese stock market. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sun, Puyang (2009) Economic development with finance: studies of emerging economies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Thorne, Carol (2009) Language and behaviour: interactions with young children in a school for social, emotional and behavioural difficulties. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Virakul, Supreeya (2009) Exporting, foreign direct investment and firm heterogeneity in Thailand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wilkinson, Claire (2009) Interpreting security: grounding the Copenhagen school in Kyrgyzstan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Williams, David John (2009) Headteachers’ responses to government policy on primary education 1988 to 2005. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wright, Jonathan Anthony (2009) Coffee and golf : a Monday night ritual. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Xu, Junqian (2009) The impact of trading costs and exchange rate volatility on bilateral trade : a case study of developed countries and Asia developing countries. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

2008

Clapham, Michael Charles Cornell (2008) Learning to teach in the operating room. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gardiner, Coral Elizabeth (2008) Mentoring: towards an improved professional friendship. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Guldberg, Karen (2008) A case study of a blended e-learning programme for carers and practitioners in the field of autism spectrum disorders. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Munro, Hugh Alasdair David (2008) When do community leaders make a difference? exploring the interaction of actors and institutions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Peng, Fei (2008) Essays on institutions and earnings inequality. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

2005

McDougall, Julian (2005) Subject media : a study in the sociocultural framing of discourse. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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