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UMI Research Fields > Arts, Business, Education, Humanities, And Social Sciences > Area, Ethnic, And Gender Studies > African American studies

Brewer, Ericka (2016)
Master's Thesis
Committee Chair / Thesis Adviser: Smith, Iris E
Committee Members: Johnson, Stephanie Michelle
Research Fields: Mental health; Behavioral sciences; African American studies
Partnering Agencies: CDC ; Community-based non-profit organization (e.g., AID Atlanta) ; Emory University schools, faculty or affiliated programs
Keywords: Stigma; African Americans; Black; Coping strategies; Perceptions; Attitudes; Mental Illness; Mental Health
Program: Rollins School of Public Health, Executive Masters of Public Health (Prevention Science)
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Bruchko, Erica (2016)
Committee Chair / Thesis Adviser: Roark, James
Committee Members: Prude, Jonathan ; Ashmore, Susan
Research Fields: American history; Black history; African American studies
Keywords: slavery; Informal Economy; Slaves' Economy; South Carolina; Plantation Management
Program: Laney Graduate School, History
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Burton, Rachal Denice (2016)
Master's Thesis
Committee Chair / Thesis Adviser: Bernstein, Matthew
Committee Members: Schreiber, Michele ; Jackson, Lawrence P
Research Fields: Film studies; Literature; African American studies
Keywords: Julie Dash; L.A. Rebellion; Social Death; Natal Alienation; Anti-Blackness; Integrationist Rights Agenda; Antagonistic Identity Formation; Subversion; Positionality; Auteur
Program: Laney Graduate School, Film Studies
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Franzen, Sarah Marie (2016)
Committee Chair / Thesis Adviser: Grimshaw, Anna
Committee Members: Little, Peter ; Sanders, Mark
Research Fields: Cultural anthropology; African American studies; Social structure
Keywords: rural development; visual anthropology; ethnographic filmmaking; African American farmers; alternative agriculture; farm cooperatives
Program: Laney Graduate School, Graduate Institute of the Liberal Arts
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Klarman, Brian Jacob (2016)
Honors Thesis
Committee Chair / Thesis Adviser: Huffer, Lynne R
Committee Members: Wakefield, Peter W ; Lee, Edward Whillies
Research Fields: Black studies; Gender studies; African American studies
Keywords: Cultural Identity; Afro-Pessimism; Black Lives Matter; Say Her Name; Critical Race Theory; Michel Foucault; Stuart Hall; Identity Politics
Program: College Honors Program, Interdisciplinary Studies in Society and Culture
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Merlin, Ross John (2016)
Honors Thesis
Committee Chair / Thesis Adviser: Reed, Walter L
Committee Members: Gadsden, Brett ; Martinez-Cola, Marisela Enedina ; Sanders, Mark
Research Fields: Literature; Sociology; African American studies
Keywords: Boston; Sociology ; Multiracial Identities; Class; Crossroads; SES; Zadie Smtih; Dennis Lehane; Danzy Senna; Caucasia; On Beauty; Gone Baby Gone; Ben Affleck
Program: College Honors Program, English
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Perlman, Samantha (2017)
Honors Thesis
Committee Chair / Thesis Adviser: Gadsden, Brett
Committee Members: Goldstein, Eric L ; Anderson, Carol
Research Fields: History; African American studies; Higher education
Keywords: Integration; Emory University; Affirmative Action; Higher Education; Admissions; Black Student Protests
Program: College Honors Program, History
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Rolle, Dominick (2016)
Committee Chair / Thesis Advisers: Loichot, Valerie; Sanders, Mark
Committee Members: Reiss, Benjamin
Research Fields: African American studies; Caribbean literature; Literature
Keywords: Diaspora; Property; Personhood
Program: Laney Graduate School, English
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Saville, Alphonso F. (2017)
Committee Chair / Thesis Adviser: Stewart, Dianne M
Committee Members: Laderman, Gary ; Sanders, Mark ; Smith, Theophus (Thee)
Research Fields: Religion; American history; African American studies
Keywords: Black Religion, Black Atlantic Religion; Religious Studies, African American Studies; American Religious History, American History,
Program: Laney Graduate School, Religion (American Religious Cultures)
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