2016 Thesis Titles

  • “Protecting the Lawful, Combating the Lawless: Racialized Police Violence and the 1967 Newark Uprising”
  • “Trusting Treatment? An Examination of Race-Based Medicine in the Context of Healthcare Inequities”
  • “Vote Here? Immigrants to the United States and the Civic Duty to Vote”
  • “A Defiant Emergence: The Reappropriation of Hip Hop Music by Queer Artists of Color”
  • “Little Screen, Big Influence: An Experimental Analysis of Dramatic and Comedic Fictional Political Television Shows’ Impact on Viewers’ Political Opinions”
  • “Princeton’s Hidden Minority: Understanding and Supporting First-Generation and Low-Income Students at Princeton University”
  • “Remedying Inconsistencies: An Exploration of the Anti-Suffrage Movement and the Accomplished Female Characters Within It”
  • “In the Shadow of the Stars and Stripes: An Experimental Analysis on Manufacturing Support for Puerto Rican Statehood”
  • “An Assessment of the Colorado Family Planning Initiative”
  • “How to Expand Labor’s Toolbox: Alternative Forms of Organizing in the Modern Economy”
  • “A God by Any Other Name: Synthesizing Nondiscrimination and the Substantive Liberty Interpretations of the Free Exercise Clause”
  • “‘No One Pays Very Much Attention to a Perfect Lady’: The Labors and Legacy of Lady Nancy Astor, MP”
  • “Tides of Change: How Sandbars and Shipwrecks Along the Coast of Corolla, North Carolina Reformed the United States Life-Saving Service”
  • “A Woman’s Place is in the House (and the Senate): A Critical Analysis of International Electoral Gender Quotas as a Model for the United States”
  • “Performing Between the Lines: Afro Asian Encounters Between Japanese American and African American Performers”
  • “On the (Un)translatability of the Visual: Migrant Subjectivities in Travel, Expatriate, and Immigrant Graphic Narratives”
  • “The Mouse and the Wizard: A Comparison of Disney and Universal Online Theme Park Fan Communities”
  • “The Politics of Medicaid Expansion: A Comparison of the Policy Debates in Arizona and Texas”
  • “‘A Redeemed City’: The Politics, Plans, and Progress of Washington, D.C.’s Architecture and Urban Planning from 1790-1910”
  • “‘The Way He Makes Me’: Authority and Negotiations of Womanhood in Contemporary Film”
  • “‘Operating in a Minefield’: The Role of Street-Level Bureaucrats in New York City School Discipline”