History 101 Database

The Department maintains a History 101 Theses Library in the front office (3229 Dwinelle) for your access. The library holds all papers with High Honors and Highest Honors designations dating back to 2005. Due to library capacity limitations, papers designated either Honors or non-Honors are purged after five years. When you come to review a particular thesis, please have your Cal ID card with you and plan to stay in the front office while you review the paper, as theses are not to leave the front office. While you are encouraged to take hand-written notes, theses may not be photocopied, photographed, or marked up in any way.

Fall 2012
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Fall 2012 The Conscience of the Corporation: The Consumer Movement, Regulation, and the Business Response, of 1970-1978 United States
Fall 2012 The Debate: Public Anatomy Education in the 19th Century US United States
Fall 2012 The Rise of the Initiative in California: A Progressive's Reaction to the Southern Pacific's Corruption United States
Fall 2012 The Stall, Then Spurt of Steam Ship Expansion Britain
Fall 2012 Voodoo and the Ideology of White Supremacy: 1880-1900 United States
Fall 2012 Consciousness and the Marxist Press: A Case Study of Rosa Luxemburg and the Rote Fahne Late Modern Europe
Fall 2012 Difference in Perspective: Child Survivors and Their Interpretations of Various Events Surrounding the Holocaust Late Modern Europe
Fall 2012 Faces of Stalin: Analysis of Joseph Stalin's Relationship with his Two Closest Advisors, 1925-1936 Late Modern Europe
Fall 2012 From Prophecy to Policy: Evangelical Eschatology and Jewish Restoration in Nineteenth-Century Britain Britain
Fall 2012 Multiculturalism and Monoculturalism Notions in the Later Tudor Period Britain
Fall 2012 Neoclassicism, David, and the French Revolution: Paintings Brought to Life Late Modern Europe
Fall 2012 "Acting Up" By the Bay: A Brief History of Early Activism in the San Francisco Bay Area United States
Fall 2012 Calm in the Storm: Frances Perkins and the 1934 San Francisco Longshoremen's Strike United States
Fall 2012 Emancipating the Emancipated: Algerian Women, Nationalism, and Legislation Middle East
Fall 2012 Internationalism and Asian American Identity: The University of California from the 1910s to the 1935 United States
Fall 2012 Isabella Thoburn: Transforming Methodist Traditions in the Late Nineteenth Century United States
Fall 2012 "The Whip Hand": an Analysis of the Consejo de Gobierno and the Struggle Between the Legislative and Executive Branches in Mexico Latin America
Fall 2012 Theories of Knowledge: A Historical Study of American Analytic Philosophy in the Mid 20th Century United States
Spring 2012
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Spring 2012 The Days of Compromise Are Over: The Media's Portrayal of the American Indian Occupation of Alcatraz Island, 1969-1971 United States
Spring 2012 Sparta: The Separation of the Sexes and the Inadvertent Rise and Fall of the Female Sex Ancient
Spring 2012 The Disappearance of the California Pardon: A 50 Year Retrospective, 1960 to 2010 United States
Spring 2012 Denazifying Nazis: British Re-Education Policies During the Occupation of Germany, 1945-49 Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Constructing a Peaceful Bomb: The Politics and Rhetoric Behind Operation Plowshare History of Science
Spring 2012 Spartan Altruism: The Combination of Nationalism and War Ancient
Spring 2012 Thesis: Robin Hood Lives! United States
Spring 2012 Extra! Extra! An Analysis of the War Correspondent on the Western Front Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Developing Nations and Technology Transfer: The United Nations' Achievements in Defining and Developing the New World Order 1960-2000 History of Science
Spring 2012 The Leges of Survival from Aleph to Tav Ancient
Spring 2012 USAID in the Middle East: An Analysis of the US Foreign Aid In Egypt 1986-2009 United States
Spring 2012 Fascist Art? The Unique Nature of Art Under Benito Mussolini Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 The Human Genome Project: Clashes and Cooperation Between Public and Private Sectors History of Science
Spring 2012 The New Empire of the Sea: The Punic Wars and the Rise of Roman Anxiety Ancient
Spring 2012 "Andrew Jackson and Theodore Roosevelt's Displacement of the Native Americans: The Process and Interactions that Affected the Choctaw and Chickasaw Tribes" United States
Spring 2012 "The Finest Refinement in Spectator Sports Since the Lions Ate the Christians": An Exploration of the California Bear and Bull Fight United States
Spring 2012 Friends Before Allies: The Anglo-American Special Relationship during the Falklands War Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 The Role of Unarmored Iron Ships in the Development of the Ironclad Battleship History of Science
Spring 2012 The Primacy of the Bishop of Rome: From the Death of Jesus of Nazareth to the Council of Constantinople Ancient
Spring 2012 "The Wyoming Suffrage Story: 1869-1920" United States
Spring 2012 Hitler and Mussolini: The View from the New York Times Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Municipal Incorporation in Southern California and the Origins of the Modern Conservative Movement United States
Spring 2012 Wealth Polarization in the Roman Empire Ancient
Spring 2012 "Violent Narcotic and Unspeakable Scourge": The Novelty and Menace of Marijuana in the 1930s United States
Spring 2012 Kristallnacht: The United States' Government's Response, 1938-1939 Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 The Changing Discourse of the Irish-American Identity Surrounding the New York Draft Riots of 1863 United States
Spring 2012 Zombies: The Ultimate Other Ancient
Spring 2012 A Dusty Mirror: "Okie" Migrants' Struggle Reflected Through Music United States
Spring 2012 Legislating for Racism: Racial Discourse in Italy's East African Colonies Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 American Blacks Inside the USSR Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 British Masculinity as Shaped in Afghanistan, 1879-1919 Britain
Spring 2012 Competing Visions: How Race, Redevelopment, and a Re-imagining of a City's Future Shaped Richmond, CA from 1945-1959 United States
Spring 2012 The Civilian Lawyers of Seventeenth-Century England: Criticism and Confutation Early Modern Europe High Honors
Spring 2012 Perception vs. Reality: The British Government's View of Bismarck's Germany, from the German Unification to the Congress of Berlin, 1871-1878 Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Beyond Girl Meets Tractor: Images of Women in the German Democratic Republic Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 US-Iranian Foreign Relations Middle East
Spring 2012 Olvera Street: Struggle for Space and Struggle for History United States
Spring 2012 Caged Revolutionaries: An Examination of Inmate Unity During the Attica Prison Riot of 1971 United States High Honors
Spring 2012 Squandered Goodwill: FDR's Change of Heart During the Spanish Civil War Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 DEFA Films and The Hitler Youth Generation in East Germany: 1946-1990 Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 African-Americans as Concentration Camp 'Liberators' and Witnesses: How did Jim Crow soldiers analyze and remember the Holocaust? United States
Spring 2012 Order Out of Chaos: The Development of Southern California Citrus Cooperatives from 1880-1921 United States
Spring 2012 Whose Fatherland? Editing a German Nation in the 19th Century Late Modern Europe High Honors
Spring 2012 The Origins and Ideological Causes of the Herero Genocide Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 From the White Death to a Companion of the Capitalist Order: Changing Metaphors of Tuberculosis in Pre-Revolutionary Russia Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Domestic politics and the construction of foreign policy: America's identity crisis and the failure of the International Trade Organization in the late 1940s United States
Spring 2012 The Golden Rule: A Review of the Growth of San Francisco and the Role of the Family in the Development the Post-Gold Rush Metropolitan City United States
Spring 2012 Privileged Populations and Control: Intergroup Subordination in the Ancient Mediterranean World Ancient High Honors
Spring 2012 The Times and Appeasement Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Gorbachev and the 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests East Asia
Spring 2012 Health of a Nation: Roosevelt, Kennedy, Reagan and the Perception of Power During the Cold War United States
Spring 2012 Waterscaping: The Cultivation of San Joaquin's Garden United States
Spring 2012 Roman Standards of Feminine Beauty: Practice, Risk, and Reward Ancient High Honors
Spring 2012 We Have No Honourable Option: Great Britain, Human Rights, and the Fall of Biafra Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Locomotives of Progress: The Railroad as a Cinematic Symbol of 1920s Soviet Modernity Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Justice the American Way: Superheroes A New Type of War Machine United States
Spring 2012 The Social Art of Architecture: Berlin's response to Germany's housing shortage through the works of Bruno Taut Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Beyond Reporting: The Chicago Media's Influence on the Murder of Fred Hampton United States High Honors
Spring 2012 Reintegrating Rogue Renegades: Perceptions of Captivity, Piracy and Apostasy to Islam in Early Modern Britain Early Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Peasants and Oligarchs: The Development of the Threat to Rural Livelihood in Armenia, 1990-2010 Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 SNCC: Taking Politics to the People United States
Spring 2012 An Adventure in Faith: Education in the Indigenization of Chinese Christianity in the Early Twentieth Century East Asia
Spring 2012 Circumventing Defeat: American Mythology and the "War Against Cancer" United States High Honors
Spring 2012 Scottish Mercenaries in the 30 Years' War, 1629-1636 Early Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Public Jews: San Francisco's Soviet-Jewish ��_migr_s in the 1980s Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 The American University and the Establishment of Neoliberal Hegemony: American Pragmatism Gone Wrong? United States
Spring 2012 Children of the Outside: Ethnic Chinese in Cambodia from 1955 to 1979 (An Oral History) Southeast Asia
Spring 2012 The Last Wild Indian: Ishi's Relationship to Anthropology, Popular Culture, and Colonialism During the 20th Century United States High Honors
Spring 2012 The Anabaptists: Violence & Community Early Modern Europe
Spring 2012 Remember Who You Are and What You Represent: The State Department Sponsored Jazz Tours of Dizzy Gillespie, Louis Armstrong, and Dave Brubeck United States
Spring 2012 The Business of BART: Understanding the Socioeconomic and Racial Politics of Rapid Transit in Northern California United States
Spring 2012 Competing Visions of the Home in Occupied Japan East Asia
Spring 2012 Wonderland of the West: Recreation, Technology, and the Environmental Impacts of Tourism in Yosemite Valley, 1900-1930s United States High Honors
Spring 2012 American Cold War Soft Power: Operation Pedro Pan, 1960-1962 Latin America
Spring 2012 The U.S. - U.S.S.R. Olympic Rivalry: 1970-1980 Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 The Character of Blackness: Comparing Joe Louis and Muhammad Ali United States
Spring 2012 Dumb Luck: The Chaos and Humor of Cultural Assimilation Southeast Asia
Spring 2012 Boosting Both Morale and Democracy: An Examination of British Attempts to Raise Morale During the Fall of France, May - June 1940 Britain High Honors
Spring 2012 Diplomatic Maneuvering during the Dirty War: Human Rights and U.S.-Mexican Relations in the 1970s Latin America
Spring 2012 The White Rose: The Creation of a German Myth Late Modern Europe
Spring 2012 The Inglewood Night Riders United States
Summer 2012
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Summer 2012 Palestinian Identity: A Diasporas Affirmation Through Searching the Internet Middle East