Social Science Articles

Sociology

Encountering Gender Theory: A Service-Learning Approach

Community-Based Managment of Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis in Rural Kwazulu-Natal

The Seekers: Do Spiritual Practices Lead to a Sense of Well-being?

Land and labor in the Negev: Palestinian Bedouin citizens of Israel

Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is: The Effects of Southern vs. Standard Accent on Perceptions of Speakers

Purity Viewed through the Eschatological Framework of Qumran

Ethnic Inequality and Civil War

The significance of mixed- race: Public perceptions of Barack Obama’s race and its effect on his favorability

“We’re not gay; we’re just foreign!” Desi Drags, Disidentifications and Activist Film in New York

Ads with Ambition: An Examination of Voter Recruitment by Iraqis and Non-Iraqis in Iraq

Examining Empowerment among Indian Widows: A Qualitative study of the Narratives of Hindu Widows in North Indian Ashrams

A New Approach to Alumni Legacy Policies in Admissions

Masdar City: A model of urban environmental sustainability

Identities claimed, identi- ties assigned: Transgender subjectivities in Raymond’s The Transsexual Empire and Stone’s The Empire Strikes Back

Druze and Jews

The Role of Community Health Workers in Northeast Brazil

Married Women and AIDs Vunerability

Marketing Morality: The Future of the Extremist Animal Rights Movement in America

On the Nepali Question: Buddhism’s Role in Framing the Bhutanese Constitution

Victorian Los Angeles: The Ghetto and the GlorySaving America’s “Last Lovely City”: The San Francisco Freeway Revolt

Cultural and Social Attitudes Towards Mental Illness in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Economics

Economic Effects of the Spanish Conquest of the Philippines and Mercantile Theory  

United States drug policy: The scientific, economic, and social issues surrounding marijuana 

Who Wants Credit? Explaining the Demand for Land Titling in Mexico

Community green: Comparing Individual and Social Financial Motivations in Energy Conservation

The Norms that Weren’t: ASEAN’s Shortcomings in Dealing with Transboundary Air Pollution

Patents and Pharmaceutical Drugs

The sordid economy: Gender and disease in nineteenth century labor struggles

Political Science

The Experience of Normative Development: Land Access and Retention in City Heights, San Diego

Justifiers of the British Opium Trade: Arguments by Parliament, Traders, and the Times Leading Up to the Opium War

The perfect storm: The politics, policies, and people of the USA Patriot Act

Patents and Pharmaceutical Drugs

Lagging Behind: Romania’s Democratic Quality under Neocommunist Governance, 1989-1996

Presumed Consent for Organ Donation Perspectives of Health Policy Specialists

The Hanford Nuclear Waste Site: A Legacy of Risk, Cost and Inefficiency

Preparing for Growth: An Assessment of the Challenges to Expansion of Microfinance Services in India

Colonial Echoes in Kenyan Education: A First Person Account

German National Identity: Patriotism and Stigma

Law

Homogenizing Community, Homogenizing Nature: An Analysis of Conflicting Rights in the Rights of Nature Debate

Exporting Criminality: Money Laundering in a Domestic and International Context

The Voting Rights Act in the 21st century: Reducing litigation and shaping a country of tolerance

Psychology

The Psychological Experience of Security Officers Who Work With Executions

The Search for the Object Begins at the Verb: Rapid Inferential Word-Learning by Two-year-old Children

Quantitative Assessment of the Impact of the Service-Learning Course “Mental Health and the Veteran Population: Case Study and Practicum” on Undergraduate Students