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 library barcode required).

Some pre-2014 works have been added to this collection at the author's request. If you graduated before 2014 and would like to add your own GC dissertation, or for information about changing your embargo settings, please email deposit@gc.cuny.edu.

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

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Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 2005

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Dangerous Memories: Lynching and the U.S. Literary Imagination, Anne P. Rice

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Represent: The New York City Public Housing Resident Alliance and Its Struggle Against the Imposition of the Neoliberal Agenda, Gretchen Susi

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 2004

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John B. Flannagan (1895-1942): A Reexamination of His Life and Work, Katherine Rangoon Doyle

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International Regime, Domestic Politics and Telecommunications Technology: Jamaica in the Information Age, Judith A. Duncker

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To Stand on Their Own: Women’s Higher Education in Contemporary Kerala, India, Alcira Forero-Pena

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The Role of Dopamine in Motivational and Receptive Aspects of Female Mouse Sexual Behavior, Amber Bradshaw Hodges

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Transcriptions, Paraphrases, and Arrangements: The Compositional Art of Moritz Moszkowski, Gilya Hodos

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An Ethnoarchaeomusicological Investigation of Highland Guatemalan Maya Dance-Plays, Mark Harold Howell

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Risk Premiums on Government Bonds: A Cointegration Approach and Error Correction Model, Onisiforos Iordanou

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"Optimal” Inflation Under Dollarization, Kazutaka Kurasawa

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 2003

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Economic Convergence — The German 1990 Economic and Monetary Union, Mary Louise Costanza Lo Re

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Implicit Prosody in Silent Reading: Relative Clause Attachment in Croatian, Nenad Lovric

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Renaissance and Reformation: From Private Morals to Public Policy in Alonso De Ercilla’s "La Araucana" and Edmund Spenser’s "The Faerie Oueene", Cyrus Moore

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Clothes Talk: Youth Modernities and Commodity Consumption in Dakar, Senegal, Suzanne Scheld

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 2002

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Charles M. Kurtz (1855-1909): Aspects and Issues of a Cosmopolitan Career, Arleen Pancza Graham

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No Relief: The Politics of Welfare Retrenchment, 1873-1898 and 1973-2002, Stephen Pimpare

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For "The Boys in Blue": The Art Galleries of the Sanitary Fairs, Evdokia Savidou-Terrono

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Speech Perception and Lexical Effects in Specific Language Impairment: The Effects of Vowel Duration and Word Knowledge on Perception of Final Alveolar Stop Voicing, Frances L.V. Scheffler

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Vigilance or Tolerance?: Ambivalence and Attitude Accessibility in Response to Terrorist Threats, Julie Tison

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 2001

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Crime Legends in Old and New Media, Pamela Donovan

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Blue Vaudeville: Sex, Morals, and the Mass-Marketing of Amusement, 1895-1915, Andrew L. Erdman

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The Police Officer as Survivor: The Psychological Impact of Exposure to Death in Contemporary Urban Policing, Vincent E. Henry

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The Influence of Family and Community Ties on the Demand for Home Equity Conversion Mortgages, Kenneth Allen Knapp

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L1 Lexical, Morphological and Morphosyntactic Attrition in Greek-English Bilinguals, Linda Ann Pelc

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The Emergence of Dialogic Identities: Transforming Heteroglossia in the Marquesas, F.P., Kathleen C. Riley

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 2000

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Wittgenstein and the Grammar of Physics: A Study of Ludwig Wittgenstein's 1929-1930 Manuscripts and the Roots of His Later Philosophy, Anton Alterman

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Redemption and Recovery: An Ethnographic Comparison of Two Drug Rehabilitation Programs, a Faith Community and a Therapeutic Community, Daniel E. Hood

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Morphology and Photocatalysis of Titanium Dioxide Aerogels, Sean Kelly

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Chaucer's Troilus and Criseyde in Male Homosocial Contexts: The Politicization of Same-Sex Desire, Richard E. Zeikowitz

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1999

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Deflating Deflationism, Bradley Philip Armour-Garb

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The Contribution of Interaural Intensity Differences to the Horizontal Auditory Localization of Narrow Bands of Noise, Matthew H. Bakke

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In the Face of Violence: Rape Crisis Workers Talk About Their Lives, Shantih E. Clemans

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Robert Henri and Cosmopolitan Culture of Fin-de-Siecle France, Linda Jones Gibbs

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The Structure and Procedures of Hostage/Crisis Negotiation Units in United States Police Organizations, Robert Joseph Louden

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The Writings of Russell Sturgis and Peter B. Wight: The Victorian Architect as Critic and Historian, Marjorie A. Pearson

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Creating Art and Artists: Late Nineteenth-Century American Artists' Studios, Karen A. Zukowski

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1998

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Indexical Expressions: Syntax and Context, Barbara Bevington

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Adult Attachment and Maternal Representations of Gender During Pregnancy: Their Impact on the Child's Subsequent Gender Role Development, Leslie A. Gibson

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"To Sew or To Sow?” European Gender Images and Development in Rural Ecuador, Barbara Grunenfelder-Elliker

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Ana Mendieta, the Iowa Years: A Critical Study, 1969 through 1977, Julia P. Herzberg

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The Calamus Root: American Gay Poetry Since World War II, Walter Ralph Holland

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1997

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The Administrative Efficiency of Hospitals and the Effect of Electronic Data Interchange: A Critical Evaluation of the Stochastic Frontier and the Data Envelopment Analysis Models to Efficiency Measurement, Dimitrios N. Tsaprounis

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An Interpretive Analysis of Bela Bartok's Performance of His Own Music, Shu-Yuan Yang

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1996

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(En)gendering Romanticism: A Study of Charlotte Bronte's Novels, Ariella Bechhofer Brown

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Use of Verb Inflections in the Oral Expression of Agrammatic Spanish-Speaking Aphasics, Jose Gregorio Centeno

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An Examination of the Socio-Economic Determinants of Punishment Using Abductive Polynomial Networks, Farrukh Behzad Hakeem

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Gatekeepers to the Franchise: Election Administration and Voter Participation in New York, Ronald Joseph Hayduk

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Sonata for Trumpet and Piano, Paul Howard Kirby

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Tonal and Nontonal Elements in the Recent Chamber Music of Ned Rorem, Paul Howard Kirby

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Tina Modotti's Vision: Photographic Modernism in Mexico, 1923-1930, Sarah Margaret Lowe

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An Empirical Analysis of Alcohol Addiction, Ismail Sirtalan

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1995

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Automatic and Controlled Information Processing in Alzheimer's Disease, Linda S. Carozza

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Mary McCarthy, Mary Gordon, and the Irish-American Literary Tradition, Stacey Lee Donohue

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Child Sexual Abuse, Moral Panic, and the Mass Media: A Case Study in the Social Construction of Deviance, Steven M. Gorelick

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Social Consequences of Delayed Childbearing and Infertility, Joan Liebmann-Smith

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Measurement of Fungal Biomass in Wooden Art Objects Using ATP Photometry and Energy Charge, Fernando Nieto

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From Idyll to Exile: The Transformed Self in the Early Works of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Elizabeth Powers

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1994

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The Spectacle of Suffering: Repetition and Closure in the Eighteenth-Century Gothic Novel, Rebecca E. Martin

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Some Consequences of Semantic Externalism, Consuelo Preti

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Modal Properties and Spontaneous Emission Factor in Unstable-Resonator Semiconductor Lasers, Gang Yao

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1993

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Saving the Environment: Science and Social Action, Patricia D'Andrade

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Psychoanalysis and Constructionalism: Clinical and Metapsychological Implications, Richard H. Loewus

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Social Order and Contest in Meanings and Power: Black Boycotts Against Korean Shopkeepers in Poor New York City Neighborhoods, Jeongduk Yi

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Long Chain Molecules in the Molten State: Surface Adsorption, Near Surface Structure, and Mutual-Diffusion, Xiaofeng Zhao

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1992

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The Politics of Memorialization: Creating a Holocaust Memorial Museum in New York City, Rochelle G. Saidel

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The Application of Liquid Junctions for Characterization of Semiconductor Materials, Wu-mian Shen

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Richard Nixon's Position on Communist China, 1949-1960: The Evolution of a Pacific Strategy, Glenn Michael Speer

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1991

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The Dynamics of Program Development: A Case Study in Urban Mental Health Services, John Kastan

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The Poetics of Authorship in the Later Middle Ages: The Emergence of the Modern Literary Persona, Burt Joseph Kimmelman

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The Psychological Determinants of Occupational and Non-Occupational Risk-Taking Among Law Enforcement Officers, William F. McCarthy

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Taxi Driving: A Study of Leasing in New York City, Allen Russell Stevens

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1990

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Class Culture and Generational Change: Immigrant Families in Two Connecticut Industrial Cities During the 1930s, Ivan Greenberg

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Conflicting Attributions in the Continental Motet Repertory from ca. 1500 to ca. 1550, Young-Han Hur

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The Changing Face of Fortune in Six English Versions of the Tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra, Mary Aileen Mallery

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1989

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Mrs. Trollope's American Novels, Linda Abess Ellis

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Talent and Technique: George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue" and John Paul II's Mayday 1984 Address to New York Gay and Lesbian Socialists' League at Cooper Union's Great Hall (Transcribed into Verse from Unauthorized French and Italian Versions of the Official Soviet Translation of the Polish Original by Norman MacAfee) for Tenor Solo, Chorus (SATB), and Eight Players, Arthur Maisel

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Amino Acids and N-acetyl-aspartyl-glutamate as Neurotransmitter Candidates in the Monkey Retinogeniculate Pathways, Ricardo A. Molinar-Rode

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On the Stochastic Sequential and Nonsequential Production Planning Problem, Shivaji Rao

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Serial, Parallel and Delay Strategies in the Processing of Structurally Ambiguous Language Constructions, Harvey Slutsky

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Children's Video Usage: A Comparative Study of Nine to Eleven-Year-Olds Living in London and New York, Seth P. Welins

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The Theatre of Adrian Hall, Jeannie Marlin Woods

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1988

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Feminist Theory and Postwar American Drama, Gayle Austin

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The Politics of Experience: Robert Morris, Minimalism, and the 1960s, Maurice Berger

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The Relationship Between Family-Environmental Processes and Academic Achievement Among Three Hispanic Groups in the United States, Manuel Martinez-Pons

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Prediction of Treatment Response in Chronic Pain Patients: The Relationship Between Illness Behavior and Self-Concept, Andrew Bruce Rosenblum

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1987

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Ives on His Own Terms: An Explication, a Theory of Pitch Organization, and a New Critical Edition for the "3-Page Sonata", Carol Kitzes Baron

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The Experience of Public Art in Urban Settings, Roberta Degnore

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The Impact of Presentence Investigations on Plea Bargained Dispositions in Kings County Supreme Court, Joseph G. Enright

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Revolutions Off Off Broadway, 1959-1969: A Critical Study of Changes in Structure, Character, Language, and Theme in Experimental Drama in New York City, Alexis Greene

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Israeli, Palestinian and Egyptian Explanations of Political Actions in the Middle East, Bethamie Horowitz

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Voice-Leading Patterns in the Fugal Expositions of J. S. Bach's "Well-Tempered Clavier", William Jonathan Michael Renwick

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Precursors of Creativity: Metaphor, Symbolic Play and Categorization in Early Childhood, Jay A. Seitz

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Social Security, Savings, and Labor Supply of the Elderly in Japan, Tetsuji Yamada

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1986

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Working at Home and Being at Home: The Interaction of Microcomputers and the Social Life of Households, Jamie L. Horwitz

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Parsing Routines in Syntactic Processing: The Effect of Expected Word Order on Sentence Comprehension, Ann Dibella Jablon

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Parsing Routines in Syntactic Processing: The Effect of Expected Word Order on Sentence Comprehension, Ann DiBella Jablon

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Viewers' Perceptions of Gender Roles on Television, Susan Barbara Prager

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Linear Analysis of Selected Posttonal Works of Arnold Schoenberg: Toward an Application of Schenkerian Concepts to Music of the Posttonal Era (and) String Quartet, No. 2 (Original Composition), Edward M. Smaldone

Dissertations/Theses/Capstones from 1985

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The Political Economy of Populist-Nationalism in Argentina, 1943-55: Peronism as a Transitional Stage in the Development of a Dependent Industrial Economy, Thomas M.H. Kappner

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Aspects of Mitochondrial Oxidative Metabolism, Leslie Kushner