California state university, northridge revealing borderland identities: diaspora, memory, home, and art a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of master of arts in chicana and chicano studies by jessica maria michel arana august 2014. Counterinsurgency in the afghanistan-‐ pakistan borderlands a discourse analysis of the american assessment of the border region to pakistan in the afghanistan counterinsurgency mission julia karlsson bachelor thesis department of government supervisor: jorge ojeda january 2017 word count: 10794, page. This thesis within the current academic landscape, and also to utilise previous ideas, theories and findings in order to better inform my analysis of the data sourced at borderlands ii background reading on volunteering initially, it was important to investigate how the current landscape of volunteering looks in terms of. Borderlands and border narratives: a longitudinal study of challenges and opportunities for local traders shaped by the sino-vietnamese border in lao cai, vietnam: a study of vietnamese–chinese interaction and borderland development', phd thesis, the chinese university of hong kong, 2005. The southwest borderlands as the silenced center and the voices of single- mothers by diana riviera a dissertation presented to the graduate school of humanities and social sciences of nova southeastern university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy nova southeastern. Through a gender, conflict, borderland and security approach, this thesis aims at explaining the high levels of gender-based violence (gbv) towards colombian forced migrant women in the northern borderland of ecuador, specifically the province of sucumbíos it claims that the combination of historically. The issues discussed in this thesis show how the borderlands between the us and puerto rico are more psychological than the physical borderlands of anzaldúa's experience this causes distinct differences in the border experiences of puerto ricans which must be taken into account in order to fully understand the. 1 'embodying the transnational: how young mexican-american women negotiate the intersections of gender, race and class in the us-mexico borderlands' caitlin o'neill gutierrez ba, msc department of geography university college london thesis submitted in fulfilment of the requirements.
Border studies - providing current insight into cultural encounters political borders and borders of states migration and mobility globalisation and societal change encounters of religions, cultures and languages the borders, mobilities and cultural encounters research area, bomocult, addresses social issues that are. The creative nonfiction essays in borderlands explore family, self, memory, dream, and other liminal spaces bracketed by essays about two different dead bodies, the borderlands in between examine and question the writer's growth as a person and lay bare masters thesis (campus-only access). Herbert eugene bolton (july 20, 1870 – january 30, 1953) was an american historian who pioneered the study of the spanish-american borderlands and was a prominent authority on spanish american history he originated what became known as the bolton theory of the history of the americas which holds that it is. The prism of class and rural differentiation in peasant communities previous studies have tended to primarily focus on core agricultural areas rather than other geographical settings this thesis investigates how the socio-cultural and geographic contexts of the northeastern thai-lao borderlands, specifically the flexibility of.
Had such difficulty acting like the more diplomatically successful french there, borderland conditions persistently undercut the fragile emergence of a spanish middle ground the unanswered question at the root of adelman and aron's thesis is: what do borderlands do that frontiers do not they see borderlands as regions. Mackenzie l uliasz (thesis—“vigilantism: violence and order in cochise county, arizona 1881 to 1889, spring 2014) louis gregory mcallister (thesis—“ john taylor and racial formation in the ute borderlands 1870-1935,” fall 2013) jacob padon (thesis – “the navajo indian irrigration project,” spring 2013) donovan.
By tracing convergent changes in the orbital landscape and in the political landscape below during the cold war, concurrent with the rise of mainstream environmentalism, this dissertation reveals the roots of an international understanding of the borderlands between earth and outer space as a natural environment at risk. Agier's attempt to cover such a broad range of issues presents problems of its own, for while the author raises what are clearly critical questions for both migration studies and anthropology, he does not always manage to weave them together to present a coherent thesis this lack of focus is only added to.
Negotiating bodies at the borderlands of eating communities: an ethnographic study of oat milk consumers' relations to health, identity and social life meghan cridland this thesis conducts a cultural analysis of the social implications of food allergies and intolerances and analyzes the interaction of. This dissertation is based on three studies that provide qualitative analyses of systemic inclusion and exclusion processes for the group labelled minority language students in norwegian educational policy the theoretical framework is systems-theory, as understood by niklas luhmann overall, the. Solidarity in the borderlands of gender, race, class and sexuality: racialized transgender men by cole gately a thesis submitted in conformity with the requirements for the degree of master of arts graduate department of adult education and counselling psychology ontario institute for.
His findings as published in this phd thesis are based on the following questions: 1 how do people living in complex humanitarian emergencies conceptualise problems of mental health and wellbeing, and seek help for these issues 2 how can mental health problems within complex humanitarian. Kinship in the borderlands of praxis: a theological performance auto/ethnography paterson, michael sean (2017) kinship in the borderlands of praxis: a theological performance auto/ethnography dpt thesis, university of glasgow due to embargo and/or third party copyright restrictions, this thesis is not available in this. Ethnicity and gender dynamics of living in borderlands: the case of hopa-turkey akyüz, latife phd, department of sociology advisor: doç dr sibel kalaycioğlu june 2013, 318 pages the aim of this dissertation is to investigate how the border economy shapes inter and intra group dynamics.
Turner's “frontier thesis” as inherently ethnocentric and nationalistic and have largely backed away from the idea that the frontier is the locus of us history and culture this introductory essay puts the critiques of turnerian historiography articulated by scholars of the us west and southwestern borderlands. In the half-biographical book borderlands/la frontera: the new mestiza, gloria anzaldua touches on the issue of deviation in modern american society the book itself is a collection of essays and poems that relate to the experience of anzaldua herself having grown up in the united states, being a. A systematic challenge in the research and teaching to the state-centric perspective of borderlands studies by the literature in interdisciplinary approach to the study of boundaries, borders and borderlands including border ejagham communities in the cross river borderlands, phd thesis, department of history and. Searching collections: temple university electronic theses and dissertations add or remove collections home arrow temple university electronic theses and dissertations arrow panic on the british borderlands: the great god pan, victorian sexuality, and sacred space in the reference url to link to this object,.