Theses/Dissertations from 2017
Acevedo, Carlo (2017), Tiempo diámetro
Adam, Ryan J. (2017), Radiographic assessment of lung anatomy, physiology, and disease in a porcine model of cystic fibrosis and people with cystic fibrosis
Alshamary, Haider Ali Jasim (2017), Coherent and non-coherent data detection algorithms in massive MIMO
Andersen, Jennifer Kathleen (2017), Utility of an electronic data collection modality for supporting school professionals in the implementation of behavioral treatments
Andrews, Michael Jeffrey (2017), Fuel of interest and fire of genius: essays on the economic history of innovation
Ardila, Rene (2017), Morita equivalence of W*-correspondences and their Hardy algebras
Ariyakriangkai, Watcharaphong (2017), Effect of double layer technique on hydrogen peroxide penetration and tooth whitening efficacy
Asikin-Garmager, Asih (2017), Indonesian public school principals' enactment of agency within the boundaries set by social systems
Asikin-Garmager, Eli Scott (2017), Sasak voice
Astrove, Stacy L. (2017), What do mentors learn? The role of mentor and protégé role behavior and relationship quality in mentor learning
Augspurger, Christine Anne (2017), Transience: An Album-Length Recording for Solo Percussion and Electronics
Avalos, Toby R. (2017), Discerning hominid taxonomic variation in the southern Chinese, peninsular Southeast Asian, and Sundaic Pleistocene dental record
Awasthi, Rakesh (2017), Application of modeling-based approaches to study the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and its active metabolite
Ayres, Brennan S. (2017), The role of teamwork in diagnosis: team diagnostic decision-making in the medical intensive care unit
Bailin, Adam (2017), Regulation of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa type III secretion system by cyclic-di-GMP
Baloh, Jure (2017), Implementing TeamSTEPPS in small rural hospitals: An examination of process and variance models of implementation
Bankers, Laura (2017), Parasites, ploidy, and sex: implications for gene expression and adaptive molecular evolution in Potamopyrgus antipodarum
Bao, Minli (2017), A Moving-window penalization method and its applications
Barragan Nieto, Jose Pablo (2017), De bubas y anticuerpos: un estudio comparativo de algunas respuestas culturales al mal francés y el sida en España
Bartram, Faye (2017), 35mm bridges: cultural relations and film exchange between France and the Soviet Union, 1945 to 1972
Bays, Jennifer McQuown (2017), Mechanisms of E-cadherin mechanotransduction
Beck, Matthew Jon (2017), Exploring the experiences of school counselor-administrator teams in their work with LGBT students: a phenomenological study
Behrens, Erica Lynn (2017), Perfectionism and quality of life among college students with rheumatoid arthritis
Bejgum, Bhanu Chander (2017), Uptake and distribution of ultrafine nanoparticles and microemulsions from the nasal mucosa
Benavides, Amanda Michelle (2017), Early neurodevelopmental outcomes in preterm infants: memory, attention, & encoding speed
Bender, Jacob (2017), Latin labyrinths, Celtic knots: modernism and the dead in Irish and Latin American literature
Bernabo, Laurena Elizabeth Nelson (2017), Translating identity: norms and industrial constraints in adapting Glee for Latin America
Beswick-Honn, Jessica Marie (2017), Evaluation of low-cost hydrogen sulfide monitors for use in agriculture
Bhowmick, Santanu (2017), Multi-covering problems and their variants
Bitterman, Patrick (2017), A coupled agent-based model of farmer adaptability and system-level outcomes in the context of climate change
Bodle, Christopher Ralph (2017), Identification of small molecule inhibitors of regulator of G protein signaling proteins for pretherapeutic development for treatment of multiple pathologies
Booker, Staja Quinae (2017), Help for Osteoarthritis Pain in African American Elders (HOPE): patterns, predictors, and preferences of osteoarthritis and chronic joint pain self-management
Borchert, Nick (2017), Nameless wonders and dumb despair: rhetorics of silence in mid-nineteenth-century U.S. poetry and culture
Borget, Gisela Lilian (2017), Variation in arch shape and dynamics of shape change from infancy to early childhood
Brandon, Nicole Marie (2017), Toxicokinetics of intratracheally instilled 14C-labeled PCB28
Brasherfons, Lukas (2017), Unlimited passion: the opposing schools of stage violence in Shakespeare and Kane
Brauner, Nathan (2017), Dance Gala 2016: navigating stage management in dance
Brodjeski, Alexander Lee (2017), Reduced SIRT3 contributes to large elastic artery stiffness with aging
Brogie, John Edwin (2017), Reconstitution and functional analysis of the 7SK snRNP
Brorby, Matthew G. (2017), X-Ray binaries in local analogs to the first galaxies
Brouillette, Rachel Bottjen (2017), Arenaviruses: mechanisms of antibody-mediated neutralization and an alternative route of entry
Brown, Alex Joseph (2017), Maintenance and modification of mesenchymal stromal cell immunosuppressive phenotype
Brummett, Adam Eugene (2017), Enzymology of microbial dimethylsulfoniopropionate catabolism
Bucklin, Jake (2017), Isotopic analysis of shallow groundwater of the Clear Creek watershed
Burke, Christine (2017), From the signal
Butler, Maggie K. J. (2017), A phenomenological exploration of the lived experiences and human and social capital among older adults using emergency shelters: implications for the counseling profession
Carviou, James (2017), Modern family and Family guy: representation and relevancy among Twitter fans
Casey, Patrick (2017), O’ benighted star travelers of tomorrow
Casillas, Alexandra Rose (2017), Impetus and Execution: A Lighting and Scenic Design Portfolio
Cheng, Zhengyang (2017), A numerical study of flow hydrodynamics and mixing processes at open channel confluences
Chen, Howard (2017), The effects of movement speeds and magnetic disturbance on inertial measurement unit accuracy: the implications of sensor fusion algorithms in occupational ergonomics applications
Chen, Wei-Lin (2017), Understanding the student success gap: Building models for underrepresented racial minority and non-traditional students' college experience in community college
Chen, Yiqun (2017), An introduction and analysis of Henry Lindeman’s Method for saxophone
Chirco, Kathleen Rose (2017), Mechanisms of pathophysiology and methods for regeneration of the choriocapillaris in age-related macular degeneration
Chi, Xun (2017), Extracellular regulation of LPL activity by angiopoietin-like proteins
Choi, Taehoon (2017), Influence of the black-box approach on preservice teachers’ preparation of geometric tasks
Cho, Man Ho (2017), Industries/ influence ceramics
Christopher, Justin (2017), Testimony in narrative educational research: a qualitative interview, narrative analysis and epistemological evaluation
Chung, Byung Hun (2017), Do differences in national cultures affect cross-country financial statement comparability under IFRS?
Chung, Timothy Kwang-Joon (2017), Study of multi-axial failure properties of planar biological soft tissues
Colbow, Alexander James (2017), Examining the relations between subjective social class, academics, and well-being in first-generation college student veterans
Cole, Keith R. (2017), Motor control during a weight-bearing visuomotor task: single- and dual-task motor performance of young and older healthy humans
Collins, Tom (2017), The creation of cultural white supremacy in Arizona, 1925-1940
Colombo, Mariana Ruggiero (2017), Understanding L2 motivation through selves and currents: lessons from students in an innovative business Spanish course
Cooley, Nicholas P. (2017), “Extensions of ourselves”: hand tools and the construction of nature in nineteenth-century American literature
Cooper, Heather Lee (2017), Upstaging Uncle Tom's cabin: African American representations of slavery before and after the Civil War
Cooper, Nicholas A. (2017), Gluteus medius dysfunction in chronic low back pain
Cosner, Justin David (2017), Make-believe: uncertainty, alterity, and faith in nineteenth-century supernatural short stories
Countryman, Shawn C. (2017), Performance of five different displays in the detection of artificial incipient and recurrent caries-like lesions
Crowley, Jenny Linnea (2017), Managing stigma through interpersonal interactions: examining the effects of provider identity and locus of supportive conversation on coping with stigma
Cui, Chen (2017), MRI fat-water separation using graph search based methods
Culpepper, Johnathan D. (2017), Reduction of tetrachloroethylene and trichloroethylene by magnetite revisted
Curran, Maura K. (2017), Language intervention for causal adverbial production and science content learning
Dai, Yifan (2017), Essays on information, search and pricing
Danielsen, Erika M. (2017), High-resolution chronostratigraphic correlation of Upper Homerian (Silurian) strata during the Mulde event, midcontinent, USA
Daniels, Sheila Meghnot (2017), Comparison of surgical and non-surgical orthodontic treatment approaches on occlusal and cephalometric outcomes in patients with severe Class II division I malocclusions
D'Antonio, Tracy A. (2017), Esthetic blending: visual vs. spectrophotometric data analysis for different bevels in class IV dental composite direct restorations
Dausman, Taryn Bette Catherine (2017), Low cost air quality monitors in agriculture
Davidson, Lauren Michel (2017), Strategies for high efficiency silicon solar cells
Davis, Lauren Zagorski (2017), Characteristics of life stress experienced prior to the diagnosis of ovarian cancer: Differential effects on psychosocial functioning and the role of protective resources
Dearing, Mason Andrew (2017), Changes in marginal ridge alignment from early childhood to late adulthood in an untreated Caucasian population using the Iowa growth study sample
Della Libera Zanchetta, Andre (2017), IFIS model-plus: a web-based GUI for visualization, comparison and evaluation of distributed hydrologic model outputs
Deonovic, Benjamin Enver (2017), MCMC sampling methods for binary variables with application to haplotype phasing and allele specific expression
de Santiago, Rolando (2017), Structural results for von Neumann algebras of poly-hyperbolic groups
De Vito, Christie (2017), Comparison of personal attenuation ratings attained by agricultural and industrial workers for four hearing protection types using the 3M E-A-RFIT dual validation system
Dieleman, Kyle James (2017), The battle for the Sabbath in the Dutch Reformation: devotion or desecration?
Dyer, James Steven (2017), From conniving usurers to minions of the devil: the evolving representations of Jews in three thirteenth century Castilian texts
Edmonds, Stephanie Westlake (2017), Examining reproductive life planning practices among Title X clinicians in the Midwest: a mixed-methods study
Eitrheim, Eric Steven (2017), Characterization of wastes pertaining to naturally occurring radioactive materials (NORM) and the nuclear fuel cycle
Elgreatly, Amira (2017), Management of initial caries lesions: Iowa survey
Ellis, David G. (2017), Machine learning improves automated cortical surface reconstruction in human MRI studies
ElSaadani, Mohamed (2017), A spatio-temporal dynamical evaluation of satellite rainfall products in hydrologic applications
Esmaeilpour, Mehdi (2017), A ship advancing in a stratified fluid: the dead water effect revisited
Evans, Stephen W. (2017), Art unto death
Ewoodzie, Kwesi Arkoh (2017), International standards, local flavors: the experiences of Ghanaian employees in multinational-enterprise hotels
Fan, Junchuan (2017), Modeling space-time activities and places for a smart space —a semantic approach
Fawkes, Keva (2017), Upwelling
Feller, Gavin Stuart (2017), Media as compromise: a cultural history of Mormonism and new communication technology in twentieth-century America
Finlen, Kate Elizabeth (2017), Long lower anterior face height: phenotypic diversity
Flippo, Kyle Harrington (2017), Phosphoregulation of DRP1 at the mitochondria in vivo regulates ischemic sensitivity in the brain and memory
Flores, Guadalupe (2017), The pirate queen
Folly da Silva Constantino, Laura (2017), An effective layered workflow of virtual screening for identification of active ligands of challenging protein targets
Freese, Lauren (2017), Taste in the city: depictions of food consumption in urban America, 1880-1920
Friedrich, Ryan Maxwell (2017), Access to the C15–C40 fragment of tetrafibricin via configuration-encoded 1,5-polyol methodology
Fyotek, Tyler (2017), Deathics: Homeric ethics as thanatology
Gao, Long (2017), Network-based approaches to studying healthy and disease development
García Mariño, Helena María (2017), La lengua a pedazos
Gelzer, Zechariah John (2017), Lattice gauge theories within and beyond the Standard Model
Ghattas, Andrew Emile (2017), Medical imaging segmentation assessment via Bayesian approaches to fusion, accuracy and variability estimation with application to head and neck cancer
Ghayoor, Ali (2017), Improved interpretation of brain anatomical structures in magnetic resonance imaging using information from multiple image modalities
Ghazal, Tariq (2017), Prevalence, incidence and risk factors for dental caries in preschool and school-aged African American children: a prospective cohort study
Givens, Brittany Estelle (2017), The bovine serum albumin protein corona on nanoparticles: investigating the effects of changing pH, substrates, and ions
Goblirsch, Jack Price (2017), Innovative ethnography in the study of spirit possession in South Asia
Goff, Kathleen Roselle (2017), Geochemical analysis of weathering zones from Clear Creek watershed: implications for modeling Quaternary landscape evolution
Goodwin III, Jon Willie (2017), Arithmetical computation and associated neuropsychological capabilities in children, adolescents, and young adults with nonsyndromic orofacial clefts
Gracey, Kellen J. (2017), The macro polity and public opinion in religious context
Gravelle, Shannon Marie (2017), A preliminary study of the choral works and style of Sergei Taneyev
Gray, Megan (2017), Teaching music entrepreneurship in the chamber music classroom: a cross-disciplinary curricular framework
Gremaud, Allene L. (2017), MapTrek as a mobile health intervention for increasing physical activity levels in sedentary office workers
Gritsenko, Andrey (2017), Bringing interpretability and visualization with artificial neural networks
Gullicksrud, Jodi Ann (2017), T cell factor-1 regulates CD4+ and CD8+ T cell responses in a stage-specific manner
Gu, Sean Xiang (2017), Redox regulation of vascular thrombosis and stroke by methionine oxidation
Gutowski, Sarah Margaret (2017), The bright side of failure: developing a set of lamps from an unsuccessful chair
Haglin, Anna Marie (2017), Unother
Hale Keuseman, Sarah G. (2017), A study of those who made the jump: examining the differences between traditional public school leadership and charter school leadership
Haley, Andrew Allerton (2017), An obedient participant in late capitalism explains art
Hallett, Laura Ann (2017), Design and laboratory evaluation of an inexpensive noise sensor
Hall, Sarah Lynne (2017), Characterizing the contribution of hippo pathway dysregulation to sarcomagenesis
Hamidi Ghalehjegh, Nima (2017), Visualizing temporality in music: music perception – feature extraction
Hammond, Emily Marie (2017), Longitudinal medical imaging approaches for characterization of porcine cancer models
Haralson, Zachary Owen (2017), Exploring liquid behavior in dusty plasma experiments
Hart, Robert James (2017), Electrical resistance based damage modeling of multifunctional carbon fiber reinforced polymer matrix composites
Hasan, Syed Shabih (2017), Mobile ecological momentary assessment for hearing aid evaluation
Haunton, Christian Jeffrey (2017), Remaining faithful in the outhouse: an introduction to the utopian archaeology of the Amana Colonies
Haytmyradov, Maksat (2017), The first observation of ϓ(1S) pair production and Hadron calorimetry upgrade at CMS
Heckelsmiller, David James (2017), Multimodal evaluation of local and whole-joint cartilage changes in an in vivo animal model
Hedges, Jared William (2017), The Old Forge at Satis House for string quintet and piano
Hengel, Sarah Ruth (2017), Dissecting RAD52 function in DNA repair
Henning, Ellen Marie (2017), A parent-mediated habit reversal intervention for chronic tic disorders in children
Hinman, Jessica (2017), The impact of differential censoring and covariate relationships on propensity score performance in a time-to-event setting: a simulation study
Hoffman, Anna (2017), Examining posttraumatic growth and mindfulness in individuals with rheumatoid arthritis
Holder, Craig Alan (2017), Investigation of exposure assessment methods and filtration of carbon nanotubes
Horrell, Matthew Aaron (2017), Epic hyperbole in Homer
Hou, Yuxing (2017), Applications of outlier and change detection for longitudinal data
Hsu, Timothy (2017), El Sistema USA: an exploratory study of the pedagogical approaches in beginning violin classes
Hsu, Ying-Ju (2017), A comparative study of optimal pool design methods in computerized adaptive testing
Huang, Xu (2017), Extending accurate density functional modeling for the study of interface reactivity and environmental applications
Huebert, Ian (2017), Beans
Huseman, Olivia Grace (2017), Properties of management earnings forecasts following mergers and acquisitions
Igram, Sarah E. (2017), Image repair and media coverage following sexual assault in college athletics: two case studies
Islam, Zahidul (2017), Mechanistic and kinetic investigations of bacterial, human and cancerous thymidylate synthase
Itani, Farah R. (2017), Infection with neuroantigen-encoding Listeria: induction of CD8 T cell responses and suppression of demyelinating disease
Izmaylova, Anastasia R. (2017), Using social media to develop intercultural competence through telecollaboration
Izumo, Naoki (2017), Clouded space: Internet physicality
Jackl, Jennifer Anne (2017), “You’re risking being branded a bad parent…if you tell a story like that”: Exploring untellable tales of modern parenthood
Jain, Gaurav (2017), The hitchhiker's guide to numerical space: of anchors, landmarks and adjustment
Janechek, Jennifer Anne (2017), "A machine to hear for them": telephony, modernism, and the mother tongue
Janechek, Matthew James (2017), Numerical investigation of a plunging airfoil
Jayanetti, Dinith Rangana (2017), Chemical investigations of fungicolous and coprophilous fungi
Jayarathne, Thilina (2017), Chemical characterization of biomass burning and sea spray aerosol
Jayasinghe, Ashini Shamindra (2017), Exploring the unique water properties of metal-organic nanotubes
Jensen, Jessica L. (2017), Teachers' use of reasoning-based questions in procedural and conceptual lessons
Jensen, Lauren Elizabeth (2017), Mechanical preparation of oval-shaped root canals in mandibular premolars with the TRUShape 3D Conforming File: a micro-computed tomography study
Jerome, Matthew (2017), Higher education: testing the efficacy of height adjustable sit-stand desks in college classrooms
Jia-mahasap, Wissanee (2017), Comparative assessment of conventional vs. CAD/CAM complete denture fabrication techniques on patient satisfaction, quality of life and prosthesis biofilm
Jiang, Yu (2017), Population pharmacokinetics of ethanol and delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol in human subjects
Jin, Shuai (2017), Politics of economic inequality in China: government propaganda and public opinion
Jonas, Katherine Grace (2017),
Zickefoose, Amanda (2017) Sustainable Practices and Sustainability Ideology on Small Farms in North-Central West Virginia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Wakefield-Murphy, Robyn (2017) The Bioarchaeology of Gendered Social Processes Among Pre- and Post-Contact Native Americans: An Analysis of Mortuary Patterns, Health, and Activity in the Ohio Valley. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Venegas, Maria (2017) Alienated Affliction: The Politics of Grisi Siknis Experience in Nicaragua. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Vargas Ruiz, Juan Carlos (2017) Complex Societies, Leadership Strategies and Agricultural Intensification in the Llanos of Casanare, Colombia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Sturm, Camilla (2017) Structure and Evolution of Economic Networks in Neolithic Walled Towns of the Jianghan Plain: A Geochemical Perspective. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Sharapov, Denis V. (2017) Bronze Age Settlement Patterns and the Developments of Complex Societies in the Southern Ural Steppes (3500-1400 BC). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Robinson, Amanda S. (2017) Animal Socialities: Healing and Affect in Japanese Animal Cafés. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Puzo, Ieva (2017) The Local Lives of Global Science: Foreign Scientists in Japan's Research Institutions. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Khalikova, Venera (2017) Institutionalized Alternative Medicine in North India: plurality, legitimacy, and nationalist discourses. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Guler-Biyikli, Senem (2017) Sacred Secular Relics: World Trade Center Steel in Off-Site 9/11 Memorials in the United States. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Chan, Zi Lin Carol (2017) Gendered Moral Economies of Transnational Migration: Mobilizing Shame and Faith in Migrant-Origin Villages of Central Java, Indonesia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Bridges, Nora (2017) The Therapeutic Ecologies of Napo Runa Wellbeing. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Li, Tao (2016) Economic Differentiation in Hongshan Core Zone Communities (Northeastern China): A Geochemical Perspective. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Li, Dongdong (2016) The Emergence of Walled Towns and Social Complexity in the Taojiahu-Xiaocheng Region of Jianghan Plain China. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Leeper, Bobbie J. (2016) Evaluation of Current Methods of Soft Tissue Removal From Bone. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Kesterke, Matthew J. (2016) The Effects of In-utero Thyroxine Exposure On Mandibular Shape in Mice. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Fajardo, Sebastian (2016) Prehispanic and Colonial Settlement Patterns of the Sogamoso Valley. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Wentworth Fournier, Chelsea (2015) Feasting and Food Security: Negotiating Infant and Child Feeding in Urban and Peri-Urban Vanuatu.Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Lin, Hao-Li (2015) Vanua as Environment: Conservation, Farming, and Development in Waitabu, Fiji. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Johnson, James (2015) Community Matters? Investigating Social Complexity Through Centralization And Differentiation In Bronze Age Pastoral Societies Of The Southern Urals, Russian Federation, 2100 – 900 BC. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Ikehara Tsukayama, Hugo C. (2015) Leadership, Crisis And Political Change: The End Of The Formative Period In The Nepeña Valley, Peru. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Herckis, Lauren R. (2015) Cultural Variation in the Maya City of Palenque. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Harmansah, Rabia (2015) Performing Social Forgetting in a Post-Conflict Landscape: The Case of Cyprus. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Garrido Escobar, Francisco Javier (2015) Mining and the Inca Road in Prehistoric Atacama Desert, Chile. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
de St. Maurice, Gregory (2015) The Kyoto Brand: Protecting Agricultural and Culinary Heritage. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Clark, Julia (2015) Modeling Late Prehistoric and Early Historic Pastoral Adaptations in Northern Mongolia's Darkhad Depression. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Argüello García, Pedro María (2015) Subsistence Economy And Chiefdom Emergence in the Muisca Area. A Study of the Valle De Tena. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Williams, James T. (2014) Staple Economies and Social Integration in Northeast China: Regional Organization in Zhangwu, Liaoning, China.Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Sung, Shih-Hsiang (2014) The Flowing Materiality of Crystal: A Global Commodity Chain of Fengshui Objects From Brazil, China to Taiwan. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Romano, Francisco (2014) Changing Bases of Power: The Transition From Regional Classic to Recent in the Alto Magdalena (Colombia). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Roman, Michael (2014) Migration, Transnationality, and Climate Change in the Republic of Kiribati. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Pesantes Villa, Maria Amalia (2014) Out of sight out of mind: intercultural health technicians in the Peruvian Amazon. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Ornellas, Melody Li (2014) When a Wife is a Visitor: Mainland Chinese Marriage Migration, Citizenship, and Activism in Hong Kong. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Giraldo Tenorio, Hernando Javier (2014) Sources of Power and the Development of Sociopolitical Complexity in Malagana, Southwestern Colombia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Berrey, Charles A. (2014) Organization and Growth among Early Complex Societies in Central Pacific Panama. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Ventresca Miller, Alicia (2013) Social Organization And Interaction In Bronze Age Eurasia: A Bioarchaeological And Statistical Approach To The Study Of Communities. Doctoral Dissertation, University Of Pittsburgh.
Tulbure, Narcis (2013) Chary Opportunists: Money, Values, And Change In Postsocialist Romania. Doctoral Dissertation, University Of Pittsburgh.
Sözer, Hande (2013) Managing (In)Visibility By A Double Minority: Dissimulation And Identity Maintenance Among Alevi Bulgarian Turks. Doctoral Dissertation, University Of Pittsburgh.
Sol Castillo, Ricardo Felipe (2013) Religious Organization And Political Structure In Prehispanic Southern Costa Rica.Doctoral Dissertation, University Of Pittsburgh.
Roman-Lacayo, Manuel/A (2013) Social And Environmental Risk And The Development Of Social Complexity In Precolumbian Masaya, Nicaragua. Doctoral Dissertation, University Of Pittsburgh.
Rak, Kimberly (2013) Seeing Green: Gendered Relationship Expectations And Sexual Risk Among Economically Underserved Adolescents In Braddock, Pennsylvania. Doctoral Dissertation, University Of Pittsburgh.
Ming, Kevin (2013) Slow Separations: Everyday Sex Work In Southern China. Doctoral Dissertation, University Of Pittsburgh.
McCarthy, Rory G. (2013) The Sikh Diaspora In Australia: Migration, Multiculturalism And The Imagining Of Home. Doctoral Dissertation, University Of Pittsburgh.
Lopez Bravo, Roberto (2013) State Interventionism In The Late Classic Maya Palenque Polity: Household And Community Archaeology At El Lacandon. Doctoral Dissertation, University Of Pittsburgh.
Lee, Yi-Tze (2013) Divided Dreams On Limited Land: Cultural Experiences Of Agricultural Bio-Energy Project And Organic Farming Transition In Taiwan. Doctoral Dissertation, University Of Pittsburgh.
Hoggarth, Julie A. (2013) Social Reorganization and Household Adaptation in the Aftermath of Collapse at Baking Pot, Belize. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Guerra-Reyes, Lucia (2013) Safe motherhood and maternal mortality reduction strategies: a cross cultural perspective. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.
Guerra-Reyes, Lucia (2013) Changing Birth in The Andes: Safe Motherhood, Culture and Policy in Peru. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Gamez Diaz, Laura (2013) Cosmology And Society: Household Ritual Among The Terminal Classic Maya People Of Yaxha (Ca. A.D. 850-950), Guatemala. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Marcone, Giancarlo (2012) Political Strategies And Domestic Economy Of The Lote B Rural Elite In The Prehispanic Lurín Valley, Peru. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Macia, Laura (2012) Dealing With Grievances: The Latino Experience In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Hooe, Todd (2012) “Little Kingdoms”: Adat And Inequality In The Kei Islands, Eastern Indonesia. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Hamm, Megan (2012) Activism, Sex Work, And Womanhood In North India. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Frenopoulo, Christian (2012) The Referential Functions Of Agency: Health Workers In Medical Missions To Madiha (Kulina) Indians In The Brazilian Amazon. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
DePaoli, Lisa Coffield (2012) "No Podemos Comer Billetes": Climate Change And Development In Southern Ecuador. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Campbell, Roberto (2012) Socioeconomic differentiation, leadership, and residential patterning at an Araucanian chiefly center (Isla Mocha, AD 1000-1700). Doctoral Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.
Household Organization and Social Inequality at Bandurria, A Late Preceramic Village in Huaura, Peru. Alejandro Jose Chu Barrera. 2011.
Kokeshi: Continued and Created Traditions/Motivations for a Japanese Folk Art Doll. Jennifer E. McDowell. 2011.
Ideology and the Development of Social Hierarchy at the Site of Panquilma, Peruvian Central Coast. Luis Enrique Lopez-Hurtado Orjeda. 2011.
Our Roots, Our Strength: The Jamu Industry, Women's Health and Islam in Contemporary Indonesia. Sarah Elizabeth Krier. 2011.
An investigation of sex determination from the subadult pelvis: A morphometric analysis. Kathleen Ann Satterlee Blake. 2011.
Carrying Out Modernity: Migration, Work, and Masculinity in China. Xia Zhang. 2011.
Marriage Across the Taiwan Strait: Male Migrants, Marital Desire and Social Location. Joseph Leo Cichosz. 2011.
Conditions of Social Change at El Dornajo, Southwestern Ecuador. Sarah Ruth Taylor. 2011.
Transfers and the Private Lives of Public Servants in Japan: Teachers in Nagasaki’s Outer Islands. Blaine Phillip Connor. 2010.
Oapan Nawa Folktales: Links to the Pre-Hispanic Past in a Contemporary Indian Community of Mexico. Joanne Michel de Guerrero. 2010.
Communal Tradition and the Nature of Social Inequality Among the Prehispanic Households of El Hatillo (HE-4), Panama. William A. Locascio. 2010.
Prehispanic Social Organization in the Jamastrán Valley, Southeastern Honduras. Eva L. Martinez. 2010.
Democracy “At Risk”? Governmental and Non-governmental Organizations, “At Risk” Youth, and Programming in Juiz de Fora, Brazil. Penelope Kay Morrison. 2010.
Emergent Complexity on the Mongolian Steppe: Mobility, Territoriality, and the Development of Early Nomadic Polities. Jean-Luc Houle. 2010.
Between the Kitchen and the State: Domestic Practice and Chimú Expansion in the Jequetepeque Valley, Peru. Robyn E. Cutright. 2009.
Craft Specialization and the Emergence of the Chiefly Central Place Community of HE-4 (El Hatillo), Central Panama. Adam Clayton Joseph Menzies. 2009.
The Interaction of Androgenic Hormone and Craniofacial Variation: Relationship Between Epigenetics and the Environment on the Genome with an Eye Toward Non-Syndromic Craniosynostosis. James John Cray, Jr.. 2009.
The Development of Complex Society in the Volcán Barú Region of Western Panama. Scott Palumbo. 2009.
Huaracane Social Organization: Change Over Time at the Prehispanic Community of Yahuay Alta, Perú. Kirk E. Costion. 2009.
The Social and Political Evolution of Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas, Mexico: An Analysis of Changing Strategies of Rulership in a Middle Formative Through Early Classic Mesoamerican Political Center. Timothy D. Sullivan. 2009.
Social Change in Pre-Columbian San Ramon de Alajuela, Costa Rica, and Its Relation with Adjacent Regions. Mauricio Murillo Herrera. 2009.
The Domestic Mode of Production and the Development of Sociopolitical Complexity: Evidence from the Spondylus Industry of Coastal Ecuador. Alexander Javier Martin. 2009.
Bread, Sweat, and Tears? The Ascendance of Capitalist Accumulation Strategies in the Russian Republic of Karelia, 2001-2002. Mark Wesley Abbott. 2008.
The Organization of Agricultural Production on the Southwest Periphery of the Maya Lowlands: A Settlement Patterns Study in the Upper Grijalva Basin, Chiapas, Mexico. Dean H. Wheeler. 2008.
Donkey Friends: Travel, Voluntary Associations and the New Public Sphere in Contemporary Urban China. Ning Zhang. 2008.
Fashioning Change: The Cultural Economy of Clothing in Contemporary China. Jianhua (Andrew) Zhao. 2008.
Time and Process in an Early Village Settlement System on the Bolivian Southern Altiplano. Jason (Jake) R. Fox. 2007.
Social and Economic Development of a Specialized Community in Chengue, Parque Tairona, Colombia. Alejandro Dever. 2007.
Tracing the Red Thread: An Ethnography of Chinese-U.S. Transnational Adoption. Frayda Cohen. 2007.
Identity and Development in Rural Bolivia: Negotiating Gender, Ethnicity, and Class in Development Contexts. Christine Hippert. 2007.
Three-Dimensional Morphometric Analysis of the Craniofacial Complex in the Unaffected Relatives of Individuals with Nonsyndromic Orofacial Clefts. Seth M. Weinberg. 2007.
Cultural Politics and Health: The Development of Intercultural Health Policies in the Atlantic Coast of Nicaragua. Edgardo Ruiz. 2006.
Ritual and Status: Mortuary Display at the Household Level at the Middle Horizon Wari Site of Conchopata, Peru. Charlene D. Milliken. 2006.
“Crafting” Hongshan Communities? Household Archeology In The Chiefing Region Of Eastern Inner Mongolia, PRC. Christian Eric Peterson. 2006.
Subsistence, Environment Fluctuation and Social Change: A Case Study in South Central Inner Mongolia. Gregory G. Indrisano. 2006.
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