Dissertations

Completed/published

Short Title People Involved Related Fields
War Games at Work: Networks of Power and Production in the U.S. Army Video Game Project (2012) Adviser(s): Miriam Kahn Education, Science and Technology, Sociocultural Anthropology, War and Terror
Documenting and Contextualizing Pjiekakjoo (Tlahui ca) Knowledges through a Collaborative Research Project (2012) Adviser(s): Eugene S. Hunn, Devon G. Peña Ecology, Environment, Indigenous
The Anatomy of Ephemeral Care: Health, Hunger, and Short-Term Humanitarian Intervention in Northwest Nepal (2012) David Citrin
Adviser(s): Rachel R. Chapman
Health, Institutions, Sociocultural Anthropology
Immunocompetence and the Hygiene Hypothesis (2012) Adviser(s): Bettina Shell Duncan Biological Anthropology, Health
Being Latvian: Discourse and Identity Among Individuals of Black African Descent (2012) Adviser(s): Laada Bilaniuk Identity, Immigration, Race and Ethnicity, Sociocultural Anthropology
Culture, Ecology and Livestock Development in Two Nuosu Yi Villages in Liangshan, China (2012) Adviser(s): Stevan Harrell Animal Studies, Culture, East Asian, Ecology, Environment
Vibrant Risks: Scientific Aquaculture and Political Ecologies in China (2012) Adviser(s): Ann S. Anagnost, Celia Lowe Agriculture, East Asian, Environment, Political Economy
The Implications of Social, Cultural, Economic, and Political Interactions for Ceramic Evolution on the Banda Islands, Maluku Province, Indonesia (2012) Adviser(s): Peter V. Lape Archaeology, Ceramic Analysis, Southeast Asian
Tibet beyond Black and White: Racial Formations and Transnational Collusions (2012) Adviser(s): Stevan Harrell Race and Ethnicity, Sociocultural Anthropology
Living Our Values, Living Our Hope: Building sustainability within Seattle Urban Intentional Communities (2012) Adviser(s): Eugene S. Hunn, Celia Lowe Environment, Pacific Northwest, Urban Studies
Rosy Aspirations: Work, Environment, & Global Commerce in Naivasha, Kenya (2011) Adviser(s): Daniel J. Hoffman African, Agriculture, Environment
Foreign Domestic: Filipina Helpers in Hong Kong at the Crossroads of Domesticity and Diaspora (2011) Adviser(s): Charles F. Keyes Diaspora Studies, Sociocultural Anthropology
The Reemergence of Spirit Mediums: Then Practice among the Tay in Contemporary Vietnam (2011) Adviser(s): Charles F. Keyes Religion, Sociocultural Anthropology, Southeast Asian
Youth Publics and Embodied Politics: Genealogies of Development Aspiration in North Indian Hill Towns (2011) Sociocultural Anthropology, South Asian
Doing it for Him: Religion and Tourism on Long Son Island, Ba Ria Vung Tau province, Vietnam (2011) Adviser(s): Miriam Kahn Religion, Sociocultural Anthropology, Southeast Asian
Salmon Habitat Restoration, Farmland Preservation, and Environmental Drama in the Skagit River Valley (2011) Adviser(s): Eugene S. Hunn Agriculture, Environment, Indigenous, Pacific Northwest
Networked Glass: Lithic Raw Material Consumption and Social Networks in the Kuril Islands, Far Eastern Russian (2011) Adviser(s): Ben Fitzhugh Archaeology, Lithic Analysis
A State of Imbalance: Corporal Politics and Moral Order in Contemporary China (2011) Adviser(s): Ann S. Anagnost East Asian, Sociocultural Anthropology
We love 'Mr. King': Exceptional Sovereignty, Submissive Subjectivity, and Mediated Agency in Islamic Southern Thailand (2011) Adviser(s): Celia Lowe Islamic Studies, Sociocultural Anthropology, Southeast Asian
From Tundra to Forest: Ceramic Distribution and Social Complexity in Northwest Alaska (2011) Adviser(s): Ben Fitzhugh American Indian/Native American, Archaeology
We are the same but different: Navigating African American and Deaf Cultural Identities (2010) Adviser(s): Laada Bilaniuk African American, Disability, Identity, Sociocultural Anthropology
Differing Interpretations of Sustainability and Natural Resource Management in Three Adjacent Communities in the Oregon Cascades (2010) Adviser(s): Stevan Harrell Environment, Pacific Northwest
Longitudinal development of spinal osteoarthritis in Macaca mulatta (2010) Adviser(s): Patricia A. Kramer Biological Anthropology, Medicine
The Politics of Representing Nature, Culture, and Conservation in Northwestern Bolivia (2010) Adviser(s): Stevan Harrell Culture, Environment, South American
Nursing in a Time of AIDS: Identity Formation in the Borderlands (2010) Identity, Medical Anthropology, Public Health, Sociocultural Anthropology

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