The party has been referenced in post-arab spring nations as a source of inspiration, and i am ascertaining what this could mean for the future of the muslim world and our global economy college of arts and letters — 2012 senior thesis projects christian chelsky department of political science minor in peace studies. 6) conducting original research and formulating creative ideas on important international topics all students are required to demonstrate their proficiency in having mastered the requisite skills through writing a senior thesis the senior thesis has the following requirements: first, the thesis will provide an explanation for a. Discussions about pursuing honors should be held with a faculty member associated with the ia program well in advance of the senior year (ie typically in the spring or summer prior to fall of senior year) students who hope to become candidates for program honors must register for the two courses in thesis (ia 495 and ia. The thesis the ir honors thesis is not simply a long term paper unlike a term paper written as a course assignment, the thesis is the product of an effort equivalent to two courses taken over two semesters on a global issue of your choosing the thesis also differs from a term paper in its depth and breadth it is an original. Each student must complete a senior thesis that addresses a specific policy question and draws out policy implications or offers policy recommendationsthe woodrow wilson school awards several scholarships each year to students from any department for travel and living expenses related to senior thesis research in.
Ir senior honors thesis (intr 197 and intr 198) the ir senior honors thesis enables students to pursue focused independent research in a specific subject area in their senior year senior thesis students will meet weekly in a seminar to explore research and methodological issues in international relations and also to. Undergraduate international relations students are required to submit a bachelor thesis, which is the culminating project of their studies at webster vienna this page provides additional information specific to those undergraduate students who are planning, researching, or writing their theses. Janda award for best honors thesis recipients the kenneth f janda prize for distinguished honors thesis in political science is awarded annually for the best undergraduate honors thesis of the year.
All honors students who are international relations majors are required to enroll in the research seminar the semester before their honors thesis seminar all international relations majors who plan to go on to graduate school are strongly encouraged to enroll in the research seminar during their junior or senior year. A variety of domestic and international factors have shaped the us-cuba relationship since 1959 though us presidents of both parties engaged with cuba to differing extents since the breakdown of diplomatic ties in 1961, the reestablishment of relations stood persistently out of reach until july of 2015 my thesis explores. Honors thesis international relations majors with senior standing may undertake an intensive, two-semester project under the direct guidance of a faculty member in the student's special area of interest students who successfully complete the thesis and whose gpa in the major at the time of graduation is 35 or higher.
International relations department [email protected] wwwwebsterac at/international-relations undergraduate senior thesis proposal form ( intl / polt / hist 4700 ) - 4 credits student information student name: gpa: student number: degree major/emphasis: address: tel: email. Every student who graduates from carthage with a major in political science must complete a senior thesis project rape as a crime against humanity: feminist perspectives and the role of international relations” reese herth — “narrowing of the democratic peace theory: a study of the monadic and dyadic theories. Nationalism and militarism in turkey: inequalities facing kurdish population by fidel aksoy (2007) habermas in kuwait: the role of the diwaniyah in the political process by khaled al baijan (2006) omani economic development between exhaustible and renewable resources by nadia al said (2001) whether the.
A government or international relations thesis is a sustained, scholarly investigation of a problem, puzzle, or other important question in many instances there is original research and often there is a contribution to the literature generally a thesis has 20,000 to 30,000 words of text at 250 words per page, these figures. Senior theses from the department of international relations.
2015 ir theses ana sofia almagro trade agreement depth, polity, and export concentration: a political economy analysis of trade agreement design siddharth gandhi a little money goes a long way benjamin goh prosperity and security: a political economy model of internet surveillance alma gonzalez. Pdf where is the survivor's voice an examination of the individual and structural challenges to the reintegration of immigrant human trafficking survivors, michelle cristina angelo dantas rocha pdf changes and challenges in diplomacy: an evaluation of the ministry of foreign affairs in the dominican republic,. Completed applications should be submitted to the international relations program office in the cabot intercultural center, suite 605 or sent electronically to [email protected], with the subject heading “ir senior honor thesis application”, by the application deadline applications are due: april 30, 2018 by 4:30pm.
International studies classes are small, allowing for full, active participation with close personal guidance from top faculty who bring extensive international relations experience to the undergraduate program in addition to student research projects, international studies majors are mentored in the senior thesis writing. Thesis projects are best suited for students who have an interest in exploring a specific question and/or a field of knowledge beyond their previous course work students may complete a senior thesis regardless of gpa however, those students with a 37 gpa (or above) in their international studies major coursework, and. Elizabeth magill '17 has been named the 2017 recipient of the matteo ricci, sj, international studies honors thesis prize for her scholar of the college project entitled, “the myth of integration: diffusion of health systems strengthening norm in global health” elizabeth was advised by professor sarah babb ( sociology. The edmund a walsh school of foreign service offers senior undergraduates the opportunity to earn an award of honors in the major through the successful completion of a thesis and specific cumulative and major grade point averages the standards and expectations of honors-quality work are consistent with the idea.