2017 Master's Theses

AUTHOR:             Ahmad Hamdan, Muhammed

TITLE:                    The Ugly Truth of Cambodia's Garment Industry              

ADVISOR:            Stewart, James               

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AUTHOR:             Albeck-Ripka, Livia         

TITLE:                    Out on the Land: A journey with a hunter across the melting Arctic         

ADVISOR:            Weiner, Jonathan          

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AUTHOR:             Alkousaa, Riham             

TITLE:                    Palestine's in Syria: Guests who are not allowed to leave             

ADVISOR:            Woodward, Taliesin      

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AUTHOR:             Aunario, Sarabeth Rosario D.    

TITLE:                    Save Yourself: Overseas Filipino workers and financial literacy   

ADVISOR:            Serwer, Andrew             

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AUTHOR:             Blackman, Jeremy         

TITLE:                    Into the Fire: Two lives at the heart of the ghost ship tragedy    

ADVISOR:            Stewart, James               

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AUTHOR:             Bloch, Sam        

TITLE:                    Jazzpeople         

ADVISOR:            Sicha, Choire    

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AUTHOR:             Chen, Min         

TITLE:                    Chemical Beats: A trip through MDMA and electronic music's enduring liaison    

ADVISOR:            Hajdu, David    

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AUTHOR:             Crowell, Madeline         

TITLE:                    The Disbeliever

ADVISOR:            Shatz, Adam     

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AUTHOR:             Ekeberg, Emilie               

TITLE:                    The planned Death of a Salesman: How IKEA's 91-year old founder assembled a web of                                                offshore companies to avoid taxes         

ADVISOR:            Grueskin, William           

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AUTHOR:             Els, Rozanne     

TITLE:                    TV Loves Mental Illness-Finally in the Right Way               

ADVISOR:            Solomon, Alisa                

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AUTHOR:             Erin-Madsen, Christian                

TITLE:                    A Welcome to Arms: African-American gun owners join the club              

ADVISOR:            Hajdu, David    

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AUTHOR:             Essop, Rahima

TITLE:                    Shame on You: The path to criminalizing   Revenge Porn   in South Africa              

ADVISOR:            Cobb, Jelani      

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AUTHOR:             Fillion, Stephanie           

TITLE:                    Touche pas à mon ecole! (Don't touch my school!)          

ADVISOR:            Stille, Alexander             

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AUTHOR:             Flatley, Daniel Patrick   

TITLE:                    Patriot Control: An American bankruptcy             

ADVISOR:            Grueskin, William           

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AUTHOR:             Garcia, Maria   

TITLE:                    Mothering with Depression       

ADVISOR:            Solomon, Alisa and Thor Neureiter        

FORMAT:             Print and USB

 

AUTHOR:             Giuliani-Hoffman, Francesca     

TITLE:                    How the Other Half Works: The world of contracting in Silicon Valley      

ADVISOR:            Maharidge, Dale             

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AUTHOR:             Gomes, Isabella Vola Yao           

TITLE:                    The Disease They Can't Diagnose             

ADVISOR:            Epstein, Randi

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AUTHOR:             Graham, Ben   

TITLE:                    When Integration Isn't Enough: The story of a diverse school's struggle to overcome                                       racial divide       

ADVISOR:            Cobb, Jelani      

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AUTHOR:             Healy, Caitlin    

TITLE:                    Untapped: Remittances in post-oil Nigeria          

ADVISOR:            Stille, Alexander             

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AUTHOR:             Ho, Karen K.     

TITLE:                    Guardians of Greed       

ADVISOR:            Serwer, Andrew             

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AUTHOR:             Jahr, Nicholas  

TITLE:                    The Leopard in Winter  

ADVISOR:            Massing, Michael           

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AUTHOR:             Jain, Saudamini               

TITLE:                    The Lost Immigrants: The lives of Mizo and Manipuri Jews in the Middle East     

ADVISOR:            Roberts, Fletcher           

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AUTHOR:             Kasbekar, Mehak           

TITLE:                    I Hope You Remember: A whistleblower's story of uncovering the Wells Fargo scam       

ADVISOR:            Serwer, Andrew             

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AUTHOR:             Lakhe, Amruta                

TITLE:                    Domesticity and Diaspora: YouTube Indian food channels            

ADVISOR:            Solomon, Alisa                

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AUTHOR:             Lindsey, Kelsey Anne    

TITLE:                    A Christmas Tree Grows in Hawaii: Behind one effort to save biodiversity in   the                                              extinction capital of the world  

ADVISOR:            Woodward, Taliesin      

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AUTHOR:             Lu, Wen             

TITLE:                    Who Owns China?          

ADVISOR:            Stille, Alexander             

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AUTHOR:             Ma, Michelle    

TITLE:                    The Price of Free Delivery           

ADVISOR:            Serwer, Andrew             

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AUTHOR:             Maidenberg, Micah      

TITLE:                    The Bridge is Mine: Matty Moroun's war to control the Detroit-Windsor border

ADVISOR:            Stewart, James               

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AUTHOR:             Malhotra, Aditi                

TITLE:                    Off Kilter: One woman's travails with a mysterious hormonal disorder   

ADVISOR:            Epstein, Randi

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AUTHOR:             Mandel, Kyla    

TITLE:                    The Retreat: A slow-motion disaster-America and its first climate refugees         

ADVISOR:            Weiner, Jonathan          

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AUTHOR:             Mosci, Renata

TITLE:                    A Palestinian Planned City in the West Bank: Rawabi's architectural typology and urban                                  design raise questions about Palestinian identity             

ADVISOR:            Roberts, Fletcher           

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AUTHOR:             Motala, Michael F.         

TITLE:                    The Prince: Brexit's untold story

ADVISOR:            Stewart, James               

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AUTHOR:             Nooreyezdan, Nadia    

TITLE:                    Desifuturism: The mothership of the other         

ADVISOR:            Hajdu, David    

AUTHOR:             Ogunleyimu, Adesewa                

TITLE:                    For Most Salvadorian Immigrants, There is no Going Back: The story of hour asylum                                        seekers in Trump's America       

ADVISOR:            Massing, Michael           

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AUTHOR:             Olds, Jeremy    

TITLE:                    Insider Art: The provocative artwork of a Tennessean inmate collective

ADVISOR:            Solomon, Alisa                

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AUTHOR:             Ong, Yunita       

TITLE:                    A Tale of Two Cities' Newspapers: How bankruptcy and new ownership transformed the                                             fates of The Denver Post and the Star Tribune in Minneapolis    

ADVISOR:            Grueskin, William           

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AUTHOR:             Qureshi, Tehmina          

TITLE:                    For a Country at War, Hollow Fortress of Knowledge: A story of how US assistance                                          failed Pakistan  

ADVISOR:            Stille, Alexander             

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AUTHOR:             Root, Tik            

TITLE:                    How to Raise an Octopus: The curious race to build the world's first octopus farm-and                                    what it means for the species   

ADVISOR:            Weiner, Jonathan          

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AUTHOR:             Roy, Siddharthya Swapan           

TITLE:                    The Islamic State in the Bengali Nation  

ADVISOR:            Stille, Alexander             

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AUTHOR:             Sethuraman, Shreya     

TITLE:                    A Kadak Commentary on Female Graphic Art     

ADVISOR:            Hajdu, David    

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AUTHOR:             Slone, Isabel    

TITLE:                    Nasty, Brutish and Short: The aesthetics of abjection in the music of Big Black   

ADVISOR:            Hajdu, David    

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AUTHOR:             Some, Bevertone Kipchumba   

TITLE:                    Fighting the al Shabaab: Kenya's costly war on terrorism

ADVISOR:            Matloff, Judith                

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AUTHOR:             Tervola, Marjut               

TITLE:                    The Rise and Fall of Yik Yak          

ADVISOR:            Serwer, Andrew             

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AUTHOR:             Townsend, Eileen          

TITLE:                    Wormholes       

ADVISOR:            Solomon, Alisa                

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AUTHOR:             Traverso, Vittoria           

TITLE:                    Snap, Share, Like: How social media design affects teenage girls              

ADVISOR:            Cobb, Jelani      

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AUTHOR:             Varnham O'Regan, Sylvia            

TITLE:                    Outsiders: A migrant community divided by a controversial terrorism case wakes up in                                   Trump's America             

ADVISOR:            Maharidge, Dale and Justin Elliott           

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AUTHOR:             Watry, Gregory               

TITLE:                       The Bridge is Us  : A story of astronomy and faith          

ADVISOR:            Weiner, Jonathan          

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