Cultural Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Past Defenses

Martha Deutscher - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

Cleared and Present: Danger in the Personnel Security Clearance System

Major Professor: Hugh Gusterson, PhD, CHSSWeb Design 3

November 19, 2014

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Young A. Jung - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

Emplacing Parenting: Migration and Belonging among Korean Gireogi Families

Major Professor: Debra Lattanzi Shutika, PhD, Department of English

November 14, 2014

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Olga Ulloa-Herrera - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

The US State, The Private Sector, and Modern Art in South America 1940-1943

Major Professor: Michele Greet, PhD, Department of History and Art History

April 23, 2014

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Jason Morris - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

Local Renewable Energy Actions in the Washington D.C. Region: Political Economy, Place, Policy and Culture

Major Professor: Debra Lattanzi Shutika, PhD, Department of English

April 22, 2014

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Jennifer Miller - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

Diminished Citizenship: A Genealogy of the Development of ‘Soft Citizenship’ at the Intersection of Mass and Political Culture

Major Professor: Denise Albanese, PhD, Department of English

April 21, 2014

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Sara Mitcho - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

The Problem of Nonviolence: Women's Protest in the United States, Post-Civil War to Post-9/11

Major Professor: John G. Dale, PhD, Department of Sociology and Anthropology

April 10, 2014

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Cecilia Uy-Tioco - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

Texting Capital: Mobile Phones, Social Transformation, and the Reproduction of Power in the Philippines

Major Professor: Tim Gibson, PhD, Department of Communication

May 07, 2013

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Nayantara Sheoran - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

Emergency Contraceptive Advertising: Mediated Medical Knowledge and the (RE)Imagined “Family Planning” Project in Contemporary India

Major Professor: Hugh Gusterson, PhD, CHSSWeb Design 3

May 02, 2013

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Gyu Tag Lee - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

De-nationalization And Re-nationalization: The Globalization of K-Pop And New East Asian Identity

Major Professor: Paul Smith, PhD, Cultural Studies Program

April 29, 2013

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Randa Kayyali - Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies

Arab Christian Identity in the United States

Major Professor: Peter Mandaville, PhD, Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies

April 29, 2013

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