Completed Theses

  1. 1955 to 1969
  2. 1970 to 1979
  3. 1980 to 1989
  4. 1990 to 1999
  5. 2000 to 2009
  6. 2010 to Present


Allgood, Burney O. San Diego: Its Growth as a Regional Air Traffic Hub, 1959-1969. (Heiges, Quastler, Hostetler)

Bale, Jack B. Tourism and Seasonality in Palm Springs, California. (O'Brien, Wright, Leasure)

Brace, Thomas R. Flood Perception of Residents of Santee, California. (Heiges, Richardson, Wendling)

Irwin, Wayne R. The Port of San Diego: An Economic Geography of Waterborne Trade. (Keen, Quastler, Anderson)

Lambert, Alan L. The Commercial Fishing Industry of Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico. (Keen, Colombo, Anderson)

Lievers, George R. Geographic Field Studies for High School Students. (Finch, Eidemiller, Carnevale)

Mahnke, George W. The Urban Impact of Coronado of the San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge. (Heiges, Johnson, Duckworth)

Martis, Kenneth C. United States International Land Border Crossings, San Ysidro, California. (Blick, Colombo, Price)

Reck, James C. Water and Growth in Carlsbad. (Pryde, Blick, Corso)

Ricklefs, James E. A Comparative Analysis of the Transportation of Lumber to San Diego. (Blick, Richardson, Anderson)

Slobodian, Robert P. Japan's Fishery Problems in the North Pacific Ocean of the Sea of Japan. (Keen, Pryde, Merrill)

Uri, Clarence T. Infrared Ektachrome for Vegetation Identification and Mapping on San Diego Terraces. (Finch, Wright, Hammar)


Flynn, Russell L. San Diego Bay Commercial Sport Fishery. (Keen, O'Brien, Akens)

Lough, Charles F. Voting Patterns in the San Diego Urban Area. (Blick, Quastler, Nesvold)

Stanbro, Philip W. Buena Vista Lagoon and Its Uses. (Blick, Johnson, Covington)


Duthie, Jo Ann. The California Condor: History, Distribution and Preservation Policy. (Greenwood, O'Brien, Collier)

Freeman, Kenneth L. A Study Dealing With the Management of the Eastern Tropical Pacific Tuna Resource. (Keen, Blick, Wylie)

Haack, Barry N. Multiple Use of Urban Freeway Right of Way. (Heiges, Johnson, Leonhardt)

Hatchett, Ronald L. A Spatial Analysis of the British Freightliner. (Quastler, Stutz, Buck)

McMahon, Thomas M. The Transformation of Downtown San Diego's Skyline, 1960-1970. (Ford, Heiges, Strong)

Mureau, Ted A. The Spacing of Passenger Stations in the United States. (Quastler, Stutz, Appleby)

Roush, Mary L. Retail Impact Resulting From Highway Relocation, Del Mar, California. (Keen, Quastler, Akers)

Winterhouse, John. The Historical Geography of San Diego: Some Aspects of Landscape Change Prior to 1850. (Richardson, Blick, Threet)

Wright, Michael W. An Evaluation of Four Recycling Projects. (Johnson, Quastler, Jones)

Yamagata, Larry M. Tijuana River Valley: A Conflict in Change. (Blick, O'Brien, Aubrey)


Abernathy, William F. The Changing Spatial Links of San Diego for the Production of Energy. (Quastler, Stutz, Ridout)

Antrobus, James R. Recreational Use of Otay Mountain. (O'Brien, Johnson, Butler)

Chatham, William C. A Spatial Analysis of Social Visiting Patterns in San Diego. (Stutz, Quastler, Stepherson)

Coleman, Eugene V. The Urbanization of the Sweetwater Valley, San Diego County. (Johnson, Pryde, Strong)

Conway, Patrick H. An Analysis of the Spatial Impact of the 1972 Bus Fare Reduction of San Diego Transit Corporation. (Quastler, Heiges, Kartman)

Dettwiler, Ronald H. The People's Liberation Army's Role in Chinese Agriculture. (Keen, Richardson, Merrill)

Fitzsimmons, Dennis E. Cartographic Representation of Mental Images. (Wright, Ford, Leach)

Hartsook, Thomas E. Determination of a Least Social Cost Corridor for State Highway 52. (Pryde, Quastler, Gilbreath)

Nikkel, Wilbur R. Mobility Trends in Tierrasanta. (Heiges, Pryde, Stephenson)

Walwrath, Barry. Transportation Modernization in Taiwan: 1952-1970. (Keen, Quastler, Chu)


Butts, Robert A. Recreation Travel Behavior. (Stutz, Ford, Sherrard)

Coffin, Charles T. A Spatial Analysis of the Floriculture Industry in Northern San Diego County. (Heiges, Taylor, Miller)

Harris, Jeffrey T. The Abalones of San Diego: A Problem in Resource Management. (Keen, Johnson, Tosich)

Hobbs, Gaylon L. Determination of a Least Cost Corridor for Anza Road. (Pryde, O'Brien, Gilbreath)

Hunter, James L. Functions of Reclaimed Waste Water in San Diego County. (Pryde, Johnson, Hardesty)

LaPorte, Hector. An Analysis of Upper-Atmospheric Data and Its Relation with the Temperature Patterns Over San Diego County. (Eidemiller, Finch, Flittner)

Massoni, Diane G. A Teaching Unit for Junior High School Geography: Introduction to Urban Location and Growth. (Heiges, Wright, Prouty)

Olinghouse, Elton J. Planning for Governmental Spatial Organization in San Diego County. (Quastler, Ford, Corso)

Riordan, Carol J. Environmental Impact Reports: Blessing or Burden? (Johnson, Heiges, Sebold)

Rueber, Bruce E. Factors Influencing Barn Styles in Fayette County, Iowa. (Yahr, Taylor, Ridout)

Suttle, Gary D. The Free Beach Phenomenon Near La Jolla, California. (Johnson, Ford, Strong)


Black, Thomas P. The Landscapes of Advertising: An Aspect of American Preferences. (Ford, Quastler, Strong)

Carpenter, Nevin S. Images of the Spatial Impact of the Railroad: San Diego, 1851-1873. (Quastler, Ford, DeLora)

Christenson, Jerrold W. Salt Marsh Vegetation Mapping with ERTS-1 Data. (Finch, Eidemiller, Merzbacher)

Crane, Michael P. Use of Illuminated Isolines for Portraying Continuous Area Quantities. (Wright, Finch, Hopkins)

Hinshaw, Philip L. Church Communities and Salvation Sheds. (Stutz, Heiges, Holm)

Kennedy, James D. Factors Determining the Economic Feasibility of Wastewater Reclamation in San Diego. (Pryde, Keen, Babilot)

Lake, Jarrett T. III. Perception of Gray Scale Values as Produced by the Line Printer. (Wright, Blick, Spangler)

Monroe, Beverly L. Off-Road Vehicle Use in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. (Pryde, Fredrich, Hobbs)

Sherrill, Daniel E. Migration to Colonial Buena Vista. (Griffin, Ford, Popp)

Smith, Bill H. The Evolution of Central America's Transportation Systems, 1500-1970. (Griffin, Heiges, Vanderwood)

Waldrop, Billy M. Vegetation and Slope Aspect in Coastal Canyons, San Diego, California. (Eidemiller, Finch, Wedberg)


Boler, Todd C. The California Land Conservation Act in San Diego County. (Keen, Pryde, Hobbs)

Bonine, Alan T. Field Study of Traffic Characteristics of Four Commercial Branch Banks in San Diego County. (Heiges, Finch, Cowan)

Edgerton, Catherine F. Climatological Comparison of Siskiyou and San Diego Counties. (Eidemiller, Finch, Flittner)

Fahey, Joseph J. The Santee Reorganization: Two Major Issues. (Pryde, Ford, Hobbs)

Kapaloski, Lee E. Application and Reform of the National Environmental Policy Act as Related to Land Use Planning and Decision-Making. (Johnson, Greenwood, Sebold)

Nichols, Joseph D. An Evaluation of an Arid Environment Utilizing Remote Sensing: The Borrego Valley, California. (Finch, Wright, Olson)

Smith, Randi F. The Spatial Distribution of the Divorced in San Diego, 1960-1970. (Quastler, Heiges, Werner)


Banister, Richard D. A Social Value Surface Technique for Locating Transportation Corridors. (Heiges, Stutz, Corso)

Cook, Edson C. The Travel Agency Industry of the City of San Diego. (Blick, Quastler, Young)

Downs, Keith D. The Presentation of Agricultural Lands Within Riverside County. (Heiges, Johnson, Barkley)

Hofman, William N. Development of a Classification of Erosion Potential of Coastal Bluffs Applied to Encinitas, California. (McArthur, Finch, Goldkind)

Marshman, Marilyn. The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency: An Analysis. (Johnson, Pryde, Bigger)

McLeod, Ronald G. Land Use Analysis of Mission Bay Utilizing ERTS-1 Data. (Finch, Eidemiller, Olson)

Mensing, David B. A Technique of Resolving Land Use Conflicts, Fort Meade, South Dakota Case Study. (O'Brien, Johnson, Strong)

Merriam, John C. Interregional Comparisons of Railroad Network Development Under the Chinese Communists, 1953-1970: A Structural Approach. (Quastler, Yahr, Beatty)

Willard, Ray L. A Water Quality Profile for the West Branch of the Susquehanna River. (Pryde, Johnson, Ford)


Christian, Charles D. Historical Geography of the Northern Vizcaino Coast, Baja California. (Blick, Fredrich, Vanderwood)

Solomon, Richard I. Dry Year Weather Patterns: San Diego County 1971-72. (Eidemiller, Finch, Olson)

Taylor, Thomas M. Multidisciplinary Transportation Education. (Heiges, Quastler, Vogt)

Watt, Lawrence A. San Diego Residential Communities and Transportation Energy Consumption. (Heiges, Quastler, Short)

Wiley, Martha B. Reading the Landscape of Golden Hills. (Ford, Johnson, Stoddard)

Zullo, Joseph M. Landsat Detection of Citrus and Avocado Within San Diego County. (Finch, Fredrich, Olson)


Anderes(Solomon), Desre E. Aspects of the United States Yellowfin Small Boat Quota and Small Boat Fleet Composition: 1968-1978. (Keen, Eidemiller, Bridenstine)

Englehorn, Curtis S. A Monitoring Program for the San Elijo Lagoon East Basin Water Management Plan. (Fredrich, Johnson)

Key, Douglas B. Soil Suitability Units With Physical Overlays as an Aid in Land Use Planning. (Pryde, Finch, Bigger)

Kunkel, Steven D. Crop Identification in the Imperial Valley Utilizing Landsat Digital Data. (Finch, Eidemiller, Olson)

Mathewson, James A. The Yuma Desalting Project: An Energy and Policy Analysis. (Johnson, Greenwood, Strong)

Morris, Victor R. A Study of Southern California Tropical Cyclones, 1976-1978. (Eidemiller, Finch, Olson)

Pardoe, Robert L.S.. Apiary Management as an Ecological Function of Land Use in San Diego County. (Greenwood, Johnson, Mahr)

Prescott, Dennis A. Case Studies of Recreational Access in the San Diego Coastal Region. (Quastler, O'Brien, Beatty)

Strickland, Muriel. East African Lake-Fish: A Food Resource. (McArthur, Keen, Hofstetter)

Wann, Lotti A. Torrey Pines State Reserve: A Study in Land Use Management. (O'Brien, Johnson, Namba)

White, Thomas C. Determination of Least Social-Cost Corridors in Chaparral Land Management Planning. (Pryde, Johnson, Zedler)

Willens, Constance A. A Determination of Boundaries for Los Penasquitos Canyon Regional Park Based on Environmental Factors. (O'Brien, Johnson, Namba)