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Theses/Dissertations from 2017

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IN THE BUTTERNUT BIG TIME: FOOD HUBS, FARMERS, AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF COMMUNITY AGRO-FOOD ECONOMIES, Lilian Brislen

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Rooting a Successful Model for Agriculture in a Politics of Possibility: The Case of The Land Institute, Alicia Hullinger

Theses/Dissertations from 2016

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GENDER MATTERS: MASCULINITIES AMONG AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN FARMING IN NORTH CAROLINA, Marcus K. Bernard

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MAKING HEALTH A PRIORITY: CONSTRAINED CHOICES AT THE GROCERY STORE, Christy F. Brady

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THE “WEIGHT” OF SOCIO-ECONOMIC STATUS, RACE/ETHNICITY, AND GENDER: A SYSTEMATIC EXAMINATION OF OBESITY AND ITS CO-MORBIDITIES, Gabriele Ciciurkaite

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VOLUNTEERING AND DEMOCRATIZATION IN SOUTHERN AFRICA: A STRUCTURAL AND CULTURAL ANALYSIS, Sara Compion

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Examining the Strain-Crime Relationship Among African American Women: An Empirical Test of Agnew's General Strain Theory, Nathan Lowe

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The New Monastics and the Changing Face of American Evangelicalism, William A. Samson

Theses/Dissertations from 2015

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EGOCENTRIC CONVERSION SOCIAL NETWORKS: CONTEXT, PROCESS AND IDENTITY IN EXPLAINING CONVERSION TO AND REVERSION FROM ISLAM IN THE UNITED STATES, Sakin Erin

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Tactical Police Officers, Romantic Attachment and Job-Related Stress: A Mixed-Methods Study, Natalie Fagan

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A Digital Dud? New Media, Participation, and Voting in the 2004 and 2008 United States Presidential Elections, Jeremy D. Hickman

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THE TRANSITION TO RESILIENCE: A COMPARATIVE CASE STUDY OF TWO COMMUNITIES, John D. Johnson

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LIVING WITHOUT GOD: FEMALE ATHEISTS AND STIGMA MANAGEMENT IN THE SOUTH OF THE UNITED STATES, Jamie L. Pond

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THE STRUCTURATION OF CHINESE MIGRANT WORKERS: INSTITUTIONAL TRANSITIONS, LIFE EXPERIENCES AND SUBJECTIVE EXPERIENCES, Fayin Xu

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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SHIFTING THE ULTIMATUM: POLITICAL ALIENATION AND PARTICIPATION, Grace Cale

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TALKING FOOD: MOTIVATIONS OF HOME FOOD PRESERVATION PRACTITIONERS IN KENTUCKY, Lisa Conley

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SCIENCE WARS AS CULTURE WARS: FRACKING AND THE BATTLE FOR THE HEARTS AND MINDS OF WOMEN, Jenrose D. Fitzgerald

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Explaining Public Opinion towards a Federal Educational Reform: The Impact of Accountability, Symbolism, Group Interest, and Authoritarianism on Support for the No Child Left Behind Law, Jonathon Holland

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SOCIAL NETWORKS, DRUG USE, AND DRUG ABUSE HELP-SEEKING: A TEST OF THE NETWORK EPISODE MODEL AMONG AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN, Erin L. Pullen

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IDENTITY AND SOCIAL RELATIONS: A CASE OF CHINESE GRADUATE STUDENTS IN THE U.S., Baiqing Zhang

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Untangling Neoliberalism’s Gordian Knot: Cancer Prevention and Control Services for Rural Appalachian Populations, George F. Bills

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CONVICTION CELERITY, PUNISHMENT SEVERITY, AND TREATMENT COMPLIANCE AS PREDICTORS OF DUI RECIDIVISM: MEDIATION AND MODERATION MODELS OF DETERRENCE, Megan F. Dickson

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CAN WE SAY MORE NOW? A CLOSER LOOK AT ONLINE PUBLIC OPINION CHANGE IN CHINA, Ran Duan

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Examination of the Use of Online and Offline Networks by Housing Social Movement Organizations, Jessica N. Kropczynski

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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“WHAT DO YOU DO WITH A STUDENT LIKE THAT?”: DEFIANCE, DISRESPECT AND LACK OF MOTIVATION IN THE HIGH SCHOOL CLASSROOM, Cynthia Stallard Glass

 

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