2010 Master's Theses


AUTHOR: Beveridge, Sydney
TITLE: Waterboarding Demonstrations: Journalism and the Torture Controversy
ADVISOR: Melissa Harris
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Bosio-Cady, Colin
TITLE: Learning to Stay Gone
ADVISOR: Thomas Edsall
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Callus, Gregory
TITLE: The Crown vs. Twitter - how micro-blogging is challening English media law
ADVISOR: Thomas Edsall, Sree Sreenivasan
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Clarke, Katherine
TITLE: A City Bruised: Belfast's playwrights negotiate the path to peace
ADVISOR: Claudia Roth-Pierpoint
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Dahlberg, Carrie Peyton
TITLE: COLD COMFORT: The Curious Promise of Hibernation
ADVISOR: Jonathan Weiner, Dr. Marc Dickstein
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Drachman-Jones, Abigail
TITLE: The American Woman, Age 11: Examining the Hypersexualization of Pre-Teens Girls
ADVISOR: David Hajdu, Alissa Quart
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Finkle, Victoria
TITLE: Cashed: What Does Executive Pay Tell Us about the Winners and Losers on Wall Street?
ADVISOR: Sylvia Nasar
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Funkhouser, David
TITLE: hold for misc volumeā€¦(by request of student)
ADVISOR: Marguerite Holloway, Joshua Ginsberg
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Gray, Eliza
TITLE: Handcuffed and Detained: Should the U.S. lock up a battered immigrant and her children while they seek asylum?
ADVISOR: LynNell Hancock
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Grewal, Herpreet Kaur
TITLE: Music for life: music therapy in the lives of ordinary people suffering from illness and trauma
ADVISOR: David Hajdu
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Gustavsen, Oyvind
TITLE: Pride and Prospects - The New Face of Native American Activism
ADVISOR: Dale Maharidge, John B. Gamber
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Hulpachova, Marketa
TITLE: Europe's Last Dictatorship: Youth, new media and rebellion in Belarus
ADVISOR: Alexander Stille
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Kandel, Kerry Cavanaugh
TITLE: The Comback Kid: The rise and fall and possible rise again of a commercial real estate mogul
ADVISOR: James B. Stewart
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Kibenge, Owen
TITLE: AN ANCIENT PRACTICE CONFRONTS A DEADLY VIRUS: Birth attendents and AIDS in Uganda
ADVISOR: Marguerite Holloway, Dr. Elaine Abrams
FORMAT: New Media
URL: http://www.birthpangs.net

AUTHOR: Lentz, Jon
TITLE: How to Run a Ponzi Scheme: The Story of the Regulators and R. Allen Stanford
ADVISOR: James B. Stewart
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Loten, Anugs
TITLE: The Long Road to Redemption: Five years ago investors in the Bayou Group discovered they were victims of a $450 million fraud. One hundred and fifty lawsuits later, they're still trying to get their money back.
ADVISOR: James B. Stewart
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Mihelich, Peggy
TITLE: The Monk Seal Project: Conflict Threatens Hawaiian Seals' Future
ADVISOR: Steve Hall, Joshua Ginsberg
FORMAT: New Media
URL: http://www.themonksealproject.com

AUTHOR: Mikytuck, John
TITLE: Silent Echo
ADVISOR: Kevin Coyne
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Miley, Marissa
TITLE: BUILDING PARENTS: HOW A 12-YEAR STUDY REDUCED CRIME, MENTAL ILLNESS, AND OBESITY
ADVISOR: Marguerite Holloway, Janice Cooper
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Mir, Tariq
TITLE: BATTLES FOR KASHMIR
ADVISOR: Helen Benedict
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Mohan, Rohini
TITLE: The Identity Project: Unfinished wars in Sri Lanka
ADVISOR: Nicholas Lemann, E. Valentine Daniel
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Mustafa, Ali
TITLE: The deal undone: Pakistan, its army and the Americans
ADVISOR:
FORMAT: Radio

AUTHOR: Nair, Nandini
TITLE: Humor as a Rubber Sword: Indian American Stand-up comedy
ADVISOR: Claudia Roth-Pierpoint, Karen Shimakawa
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Ng, Ivy Sheung Wing
TITLE: The CIC FORMULA
ADVISOR: James B. Stewart
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Ong, Bao
TITLE: SPAM: Asia and America in a Can
ADVISOR: Alisa Solomon, Priscilla Parkhurst Ferguson
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Parashar, Amita
TITLE: Infected and Ignored: One young black man lucked out in the midst of Washington D.C.'s AIDS epidemic
ADVISOR: Randi Epstein, Ron Bayer
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Parker, Erik
TITLE: Shaken Loose
ADVISOR: William Grueskin
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Perlich, David A.
TITLE: Benedict XVI vs. The Bloggers: The Vatican's Media Crisis
ADVISOR: Alexander Stille, Courtney Bender
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Peterson, Laura
TITLE: Biodiversity's Last Stand: Nature and Culture International races to save Ecuador's forests before they disappear forever
ADVISOR: David Seideman, Miguel Pinedo-Vasquez
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Raice, Shayndi
TITLE: The Second American Revolution? New York's Tea Party Movement and Its Chances for Electoral Success
ADVISOR: Helen Benedict, Richard Pious
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Raskin, Laura K.
TITLE: Turbulent Stillness: Jorge Otero-Pailos and Experimental Preservation
ADVISOR: Alisa Solomon, Felicity Scott
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Roberts, Jeff
TITLE: Lawyers and Librarians: Google's Quest to Build the World's Largest Library
ADVISOR: Sylvia Nasar
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Roof, Kathryn
TITLE: You're Invited
ADVISOR: Sylvia Nasar
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Ruiz, Rafael Mathus
TITLE: TIME TO PANIC
ADVISOR: James B. Stewart, Gur Huberman
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Saad, Shirine
TITLE: Art, fashion, money: the battles of Dennis Freedman at W magazine
ADVISOR: Alisa Solomon, Carol Squiers
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Schluetter, Jana
TITLE: The Bamboo Spine
ADVISOR: Jonathan Weiner, Christopher Visco
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Shepheard, Nicola
TITLE: We Don't Need Another (Cancer) Hero: cancer consumerism and the new rhetoric of survivorship
ADVISOR: David Hajdu, Sayantani DasGupta
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Skjeseth, Heidi Taksdal
TITLE: Guardians of the Gulf: The Cost of America's Oil Addiction
ADVISOR: Thomas Edsall, Dr. Jonathan Chanis
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Stoelker, Tom
TITLE: Protracted Rescue: The Creation, Degradation and Restoration of Orchard Beach
ADVISOR: Charles Taylor, Karla Maria Rothstein
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Tay, Michelle
TITLE: EXCUSE ME, I'M STILL HERE: TALES OF A CALIFORNIA SHOPPING MALL
ADVISOR: Sylvia Nasar
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Ulloa, Sylvia Diane
TITLE: Changing a Culinary Culture: Activists, educators and individuals are bringing the food movement to the South Bronx
ADVISOR: Alisa Solomon, Dorian Warren
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Vargas, Aitana
TITLE: The Battle Over Jerusalem's Most Holy Site: The Haram al-Sharif
ADVISOR: Thomas Edsall, Rashid Khaladi
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Verschelden, Wouter
TITLE: A Poet President for Europe
ADVISOR: William Grueskin, Nancy M. Collins
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Wachtel, Katya
TITLE: THE SILVER BULLET: Grassroots Gun Control And The Battle To Change America's Gun Laws
ADVISOR: Alexander Stille
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Wong, Curtis M.
TITLE: ROMANI ROGUES: For Gypsy Musicians, International Stardom Means Navigating New/Old Identities
ADVISOR: David Hajdu, Sudhir Venkatesh
FORMAT: Print

AUTHOR: Zax, David
TITLE: The Trials of Father Damien: Investigating a Modern Miracle
ADVISOR: Jonathan Weiner, Robert Pollack
FORMAT: Print