As of 2014, all Graduate Center dissertations, theses, and capstone projects are posted to Academic Works. Some are immediately available to read and download, and some become available after an embargo period set by the author. All pre-2014 dissertations and doctoral capstone projects are available to the CUNY community via our Retrospective Dissertations, 1965-2013 database (CUNY Login required).

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Dissertations, theses, and capstone projects are listed by year below. To browse by program, go to the Dissertations, Theses, and Capstone Projects by Program page.

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Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 2021

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Embracing Conflict and Contradiction as a Path to Awareness, JoAnn Rintel Abreu

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Mitigating Resurgence in Functional Communication Training: Teaching Varied and Complex Responses, Charlene N. Agnew

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Mechanism of Action of Dihydropteridine Reductase, Gabriela Arias De la Rosa

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Constructing Curriculum: Centering Identities in Sex Education, Jozette Belmont

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Smartphones and Somatizing, Jonathan Berkowitz

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Burden-Sharing, Security, and the International Protection of Displaced Persons: The United States and Italy as Case Studies, Paul Celentano

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The C. neoformans Cell Wall: A Scaffold for Virulence, Christine Chrissian

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Broadway in the Age of American Idol: Celebrity and the Broadway Musical, 2003–2018, Emily E. Clark

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Interactions of Organic Fluorophores with Plasmonic Surface Lattice Resonances, Robert J. Collison

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Class Act: Symbolic Revolution and the Meaning of College in Prison, Ruth E. Delaney

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Legal Purgatory: Why Some Animals are Neither Persons nor Property, Sharisse Kanet

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Sound Ecologies: Music and Vibration in 19th-Century American Literature, Christina Katopodis

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Incentivizing Injustice: Why No High-Level Executive Prosecutions from the Financial Crisis?, Sari Krieger Rivera

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Some Model Theory of Free Groups, Christopher James Natoli

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Handbook for the Deceased: Re-Evaluating Literature and Folklore in Icelandic Archaeology, Brenda Nicole Prehal

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Lobster Palaces in Times Square: The Public Stage Where America Discovered Itself Through Play and Leisure, Lydia E. Ravnikar

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The Seduction of Pessimism: Eros, Failure, and the Novel, Tom Ribitzky

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3D Object Detection, Instance Segmentation and Classification from 3D Range and 2D Color Images, Xiaoke Shen

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Cell Cycle Progression Effects of Albumin, Sharmeen Uddin

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What Do You Think She’s Gonna Do With a Set of Real Claws?: Gender, Race, and Sexuality in Onscreen Portrayals of Women Werewolves, Ashleigh K. Williams

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Anti-Cancer Effects by Interleukin 24, Xuelin Zhong

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 2020

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Production, not Dependence: The Metaphysics of Causation and its Role in Explanation, Responsibility, and the Law, Yuval Abrams

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In Search of Trojan Horses: The United Nations Culture War, Patricia Ackerman

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Essays in Macroeconomics of Emerging Markets, Miguel Acosta Henao

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Measuring Preschool Parents’ Attitudes Towards Science: Development and Psychometric Evaluation of a Parent Version of the Dimension of Attitudes Towards Science Instrument., Alexandra E. Adair

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If It Wasn’t for the Women: An Exploration of Works by Renita Weems, Wil Gafney, & Kelly Brown Douglas, Charlene Adams

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Symmetric Rigidity for Circle Endomorphisms with Bounded Geometry and Their Dual Maps, John Adamski

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The Racial Position Model as a Framework to Understand Friendship Formation between Latinx Americans and Other Racial Minorities, Darren Agboh

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Traditions and Transformations in the Work of Adál: Surrealism, El sainete, and Spanglish, Margarita J. Aguilar

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Después del exilio: El regreso y el retorno en la autoficción latinoamericana del siglo XXI, Joan C. Aguirre

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Elucidating the Role of APL-1, the C. elegans Ortholog of the Human Amyloid Precursor Protein, Adanna G. Alexander

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Building Baghdad: The Construction of Urban Space in Iraq, 1921–1963, Andrew S. Alger

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Mandated to Report: The Role of the Nationalist Press in Reporting Zionist Land Expropriation and Labor Conquest in Palestine During the 1930s, Walaa AlGhussein

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Shock and Awe, Sectarianism, and Violence in Iraq Post-2003, Sarim Al-Rawi

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Popular Education in the Civil Rights Movement: Bridging Depth and Scale, Amanda Altman

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Glotopolítica de la Desigualdad: Ideologías del Mapudungun y el Español en Chile (2009–2019), Gabriel E. Alvarado Pavez

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Generating Entanglement with the Dynamical Lamb Effect, Mirko Amico

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Maximum Sound Output Levels of Pediatric Marketed Headphones: The Development of Healthy Listening Habits in Children, Adrienne L. Ammirati

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Encounters: System for Creative Improvisation, Drake R. Andersen

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The Limits of Indeterminacy: The Performance and Analysis of Selected Indeterminate Compositions by John Cage and Earle Brown, Drake R. Andersen

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The Medium of Liberation: Kurdish Language and Education Activism in Turkey, Demet Arpacik

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HuR Ubiquitination by BRCA1/BARD1 and Its Role in Controlling Gene Expression During DNA Damage Response, Gamage M. Aruggoda

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The Berbers: Constructed Identities by Foreigners on African Soil, Zineb Askaoui

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Young Children's Play in High-rise Housing: A Window into the Changing Lives of Urban Middle-class Families in Pune Metropolitan Area, Sruthi Atmakur-Javdekar

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The Politics of Femicide: Woman Making and Woman Killing in Turkey, Sumru Atuk

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Pointing the Zinc Finger on Protein Folding: Energetic Investigation into the Role of the Metal-Ion in the Metal-Induced Protein Folding of Zinc Finger Motifs, Inna Bakman-Sanchez

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Interrupting Intergenerational Silences between Indo-Caribbean Women and Gender Non-Conforming People Through Participatory Oral History and Digital Archiving, Arita Balaram

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Living in a World of “Stop, Question and Frisk” and “Trespass Enforcement”: Black and Latinx Youth Engaging in Police Reform in New York City, Jeanene Lee Barrett

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The Stories We Tell for the Narrative We Need, Ayana Bartholomew

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On the Divisor Class Group and Special Units of Multiquadratic Real Fields, John E. Basias

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Regulation of a Messenger: Raising oskar, It Takes a Village, Livia V. Bayer

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PEO-PPO-PEO Surfactant Mixtures as Templates for Silicas With Very Large Cylindrical Mesopores at Ambient Temperature and With Helical Mesopores at Sub-Ambient Temperature, Laurance Beaton

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Bones, Burials, and the Riddle of Truth: Reconstructing the Past Through What Has Been Left Behind, Jelena M. Begonja

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The Effects of Self-Esteem and Motivation on Cognitive Control, Andrea Benavides

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Jumping into the Cloud: Privacy, Security and Trust of Cloud-Based Computing Within K-12 American Public Education, Erik Carl Bennett

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Understanding Gender Differences in Traditional and Cyberbullying: An Evaluation of Construct Validity of the 2013 School Crime Supplement to the National Crime Victimization Survey, Anthony Betancourt

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A Grounded Theory Investigation of the Subjective Responses From Partners in Couples Where Infidelity Has Occurred, Malika Bhowmik

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New Approaches to Frequent and Incremental Frequent Pattern Mining, Mehmet Bicer

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Identity and Counterparthood in a Many Worlds Universe, Sophia A.M. Bishop

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Structural and Functional Brain Markers of Trauma-related Symptoms, Glenn Blessington

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Spheres of Identity: Theorizing Social Categorization and the Legitimacy of Criminal Justice Officials, Kwan-Lamar Blount-Hill

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From the Unspoken to the Verbalized: Different Ways of Communication and their Relationship to Culture in a Traditional Lakota Narrative "Ikto na wičhá ha kiŋ”, or “Ikto and the Racoon Skin”, Liliana R. Boladz-Nekipelov

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A Heavy Rain Has Fallen Upon My People: Sindhi Sufi Poetry Performance, Emotion, and Islamic Knowledge in Kachchh, Gujarat, Brian E. Bond

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Creating Content for a Healthy New Life, Valeria C. Borja Lopez

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Humanizing Higher Education: Disrupting Racial Injustice in Teacher Preparation Through Critically Caring Communities, Melissa M. Boronkas

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Threat Perceptions and Russian Foreign Policy: From Cooperation to Assertiveness, Angela Borozna

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The Argentines of Paris: Theatrical Networks and Assemblages, Stefano Boselli

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The Leap and the Gap: Writing Suicide in Modernist Britain, Aaron Botwick

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Logical Pluralism and Vicious Regresses, Daniel Boyd

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At the Interface of Algebra and Statistics, Tai-Danae Bradley

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Parental Shared Reading Intervention: Examining the Effects of Structured Parental Reading Training on Vocabulary Acquisition in Children Undergoing Treatment for Leukemia, Sabina Bragg

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Digital Occult Library, Alexis Brandkamp

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Proactive and Reactive Aggression, Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia, and Sleep in Adolescents, Allison L. Brasch

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Small Molecule Synthetic Carbohydrate Receptors, Marcelo F. Bravo Carranco

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Assistive Listening Devices: A Guide, Alexa Brody

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Collective Healing: A Restorative Justice-Based Response to Sexual Abuse, Delene Bromirski

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Missing Time: Remembrances of History’s Return, Marissa Brostoff

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False Cures of U.S. Nationalism: The Border Wall – A Raucous Call from the Silent Center, Tatiana N. Browne-Kai

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Psychoanalytic Determinates of the Love/Work Balance in a Cohort of African-American Men, Joseph Ellison Brown

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Development of an ABA Tool Kit for Audiologists to Increase Hearing Aid Wear Time in Individuals with Autism, Lindsay Brown

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Black Males Matter, the Educational Marathon Continues: The Relative Impact of Student-, Family-, and School-Level Domains on the Educational Outcomes of Black Males, Shawn F. Brown

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Nutritional Strategy and Social Environment in Redtail Monkeys (Cercopithecus ascanius), Margaret Bryer

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The Women that No One Wanted to See: The Duality of the Women within the Holocaust, Valerie Cabezas-Iacono

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Proton Pumping Mechanism in Cytochrome c Oxidase, Xiuhong Cai

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Investigating the Modulatory Effect of Expectations on Memory Retrieval During Sentence Comprehension, Luca Campanelli

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Does the Word "Chien" Bark? Representation Learning in Neural Machine Translation Encoders, Emily Campbell

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Grief, Care and Politics in the American Opioid Crisis, Emily B. Campbell

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Norman Lewis: Linearity, Politics, and Pedagogy in His Abstract Expressionism, 1946–1964, Andrianna T. Campbell-LaFleur

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Goals, Power, and Culture: The Effects of School Organizational Features on Parental Involvement, Vandeen A. Campbell

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Slavery and Confederate Military Strategy and Policy, 1860–1865, David M. Campmier

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“An Instrument in the Shape / of a Woman”: Reading as Re-Vision in Adrienne Rich, William J. Camponovo

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Dietary Development and Nutritional Ontogeny in Gorilla beringei : A Multi-layered, -Omics Approach, Emma C. Cancelliere

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Spatial and Collective Memories of Jewish Heritage Sites: A Comparative Study, Bryanna Caraballo

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Topics of The Sky: Ashbery's Involving Search for The Poem, Tom M. Carlson

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All Day in the Trey-Fold: Sound, Objecthood, and Place in the Mixtapes of DJ Screw, Matthew K. Carter

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Identifying Construct-Irrelevant Variance and Construct Under-Representation as Support of External Evidence of Validity, Jennifer Case

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“I’m Real I Thought I Told Ya”: Developing Critical Media Literacy Through U.S. Latinx Digital Media Representations, Solange T. Castellar

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Apocalipsis cultural e imaginación política: el caso de Madrid en el periodo entre crisis (2008–2020), Natalia Castro Picón

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Tonal Adaptation of Loanwords in Mandarin: Phonology and Beyond, Zhuting Chang

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Essays on Anomalies in International Equity Markets, Xiao Cheng