Honors Theses

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Honors Theses

Departmentsort ascending Title Thesis Advisor
Political Science Undeterrable ideologue or deterrable pragmatist: An assessment of the rationality of the Islamic Republic of Iran's conflict initiating behavior Grieco, Joseph
Political Science State capacity and third party counterinsurgency Balcells, Laia
Political Science Why are there so few women in politics? How the media and political ambition influences women's desire to run for public office in North Carolina Hillygus, Dione
Political Science Art, imagination, and moral virtues in Rousseau's political thought Grant, Ruth
Political Science Humanitarian intervention as rebel strategy: An international explanation of tactics Balcells, Laia
Political Science Food crises, civil unrest, and the political economy Weinthal, Erika
Political Science When the court checks out: Judicial abdication and the expansion of executive war powers during the vietnam war Rohde, David
Political Science Why do uprisings cause regime change while similar others fail to do so? A case study approach of recent MENA revolutions Maghraoui, Abdeslam
Political Science How to end the hook-up culture: An economic and institutional examination of the hook-up culture on college campuses Munger, Michael
Political Science Maintaining the peace through democratic control of armed forces Beardsley, Kyle
Political Science Why not healthcare? Health politics and presidential leadership Hough, Jerry
Physics Noise-induced nucleation in a bistable tunnel diode circuit Teitsworth, Stephen
Physics DNA origami nanofabrication of plasmonic structures and SERS burning Finkelstein, Gleb
Physics Characterization of Z_ and Z__ production as observed in proton-proton collisions at 8 TeV Goshaw, Alfred
Neurosciences Serotonin-related genotypes influence social vigilance in free-ranging primates Platt, Michael
Neurosciences White matter abnormalities in HIV infection and cocaine dependence: A diffusion tensor imaging study Meade, Christina
Neurosciences Serotonergic mechanisms of nicotine self-administration in a rat model Levin, Edward
Neurosciences Retinal morphology in EML1 knockout mice: Effect on photoreceptor development Rebrik, Tatiana
Neurosciences Neural mechanisms of reciprocity between working memory and attention Egner, Tobias
Neurosciences Automated cued T-maze: Development of a working memory task Dzirasa, Kafui
Neurosciences Cross modal shifts of attention: Do attentional shifts in the auditory domain initiate attentional shifts in the visual domain? Woldorff, Marty
Neurosciences Behavioral plasticity and nuanced behavior tracking in neuroaugmented IR light-sensing rodents Thompson, Eric
Neurosciences Investigating the impact of 5-HT deficiency on brain responses to social defeat and chronic mild stress Caron, Marc
Neurosciences Inherent aerobic fitness and the enhancement of adult olfactory neurogenesis Williams, Christina
Neurosciences Investigating the evolutionary basis of discrete ratio discrimination Brannon, Elizabeth

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