College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Past Defenses

Ivonne J. Figueroa - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Individual Differences in Cognitive Flexibility and Working Memory Capacity Predict Creative Performance

Major Professor: James Thompson

July 21, 2017

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Sarah Oh - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Essays in Broadband Economics

Major Professor: Tyler Cowen, PhD, Department of Economics

July 17, 2017

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Misha Mazzini Griffith - Doctor of Philosophy in History

Towards a Portable Public Sphere: How Technology Created a Discursive Space in Czechoslovakia in 1968

Major Professor: T. Mills Kelly, PhD, Department of History and Art History

July 17, 2017

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Ion Sterpan - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Polycentricity and the Theory of Order

Major Professor: Peter J Boettke, PhD, Department of Economics

July 14, 2017

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Megan Teague - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Three Essays on Morality, Identity, and Economic Regulation

Major Professor: Peter J Boettke, PhD, Department of Economics

July 10, 2017

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Hannah Mead Kling - Doctor of Philosophy in Economics

Urban Segregation: Implications for Productivity and Public Choice

Major Professor: Garett Jones, PhD, Department of Economics

July 10, 2017

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William Schutz - Doctor of Arts in Community College Education

Affective Pedagogy: A Case Study Describing the Impact ofAffective Instructional Interventions in a Community College Composition Course

Major Professor: Kelly Schrum, PhD, Higher Education Program

July 06, 2017

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Virginia D’Antonio - Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology

“Vetting” The American Dream: Nostalgia, Social Capital and Corvette Communities

Major Professor: Amy L Best, PhD, Department of Sociology and Anthropology

June 29, 2017

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Kevin C. Young - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

The Unique Impact of Personality Strengths on Romantic Relationships

Major Professor: Todd B. Kashdan, PhD, Department of Psychology

June 23, 2017

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Jacob S Quartuccio - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology

Why Are Healthy Habits so Hard to Form? Is It You, or the Habit?

Major Professor: Patrick McKnight

June 22, 2017

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