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.

Spring 2009
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Spring 2009 Containing the Last Radical Arab: U.S. Policy Toward Libya, 1969-1979 United States
Spring 2009 Propelled Into Politics By Petroleum Latin America
Spring 2009 Olga Korbut: Diplomacy through Gymnastics Late Modern Europe
Spring 2009 Diminishing Returns: Modernization Theory and U.S. Foreign Policy in Iran and Pakistan, 1960-1968 United States
Spring 2009 Soviets Through a Monocle: How the New Yorker Portrayed the Soviet Union from the Thaw to the Fall Late Modern Europe
Spring 2009 Echoes of Revolution: The Legacy of Jimmy Carter's Politicization of Human Rights for Neoconservatives, NGOs, and Political Dissidents United States
Spring 2012
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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 US-Iranian Foreign Relations Middle East
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 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 African-Americans as Concentration Camp 'Liberators' and Witnesses: How did Jim Crow soldiers analyze and remember the Holocaust? United States
Spring 2012 Olvera Street: Struggle for Space and Struggle for History United States
Spring 2012 Squandered Goodwill: FDR's Change of Heart During the Spanish Civil War Late Modern Europe
Spring 2015
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Spring 2015 Prince Saunders: The Hope of Haiti United States
Spring 2015 The Tragedy of Silesia: Memory and the Experience among Cathloic German Expellees in Postwar Germany Late Modern Europe
Spring 2015 Geriatics and Genocide Late Modern Europe
Spring 2015 Fighting to be seen: activist photographers and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee United States
Spring 2015 The Invention of the Oromo Nation Africa
Spring 2015 "Queen of the Voodooes", Queen of the Damned: Towards a Public Imagination of African American Female Spiritualists United States
Spring 2013
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Spring 2013 La Casa de las Panteras: Eldridge Cleaver and Revolutionary Cuba, 1968-1969 United States
Spring 2013 Opposition to the Internment: The Fair Play Committee and its Contributions to the Japanese American Cause United States
Spring 2013 The McCone Commission and the 1965 Los Angeles Watts Riots United States
Spring 2013 Los Magnificos: Critical Anthropology and the Mexican State Latin America
Spring 2013 Los Angeles Prohibition: The Untold Western Chapter United States
Spring 2013 Politics, Racism, and Expression Uncovered: The Constructed Memory of Chavez Ravine and Questioning the "Americana" of Baseball in the City of Los Angeles United States
Spring 2013 Prisoners of Stalin: The Lives of Margarete Buber-Neumann and Yevgeniya Ginzburg Late Modern Europe
Spring 2013 Punishing Authority: Disciplinary Actions Against Officials of the Spanish Inquisition in Colonial Mexico as a Tool for Preservation of Power Latin America
Fall 2005
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Fall 2005 The Great War and a Chaplain's Revival United States
Fall 2005 The Instrumental Instrument: The Steelpan and the Formation of Trinidad and Tobago's National Identity Latin America
Spring 2008
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Spring 2008 Discourse and Identity in Indian Nationalism South Asia
Spring 2008 The Spirit of Proposition 13: The Tax Revolt United States
Spring 2008 1990s Presidential Film United States
Spring 2008 Manipulation of the Ethnic Hierarchy of California: A Japanese American Success Story United States
Spring 2008 Power, Politics, and Property United States
Spring 2008 The Ultimate Goal: Gender Roles, Femininity in Popular Culture from 1950-1955 United States
Spring 2008 All the Print News That's Fit to Watch United States
Spring 2008 Political Loyalties in War: The Political Debates Within The Indo-German Conspiracy Trial United States
Spring 2008 Salton Sea Transformations United States
Spring 2011
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Spring 2011 Nazi Aeronautical Technology: The Sounds of Fear Late Modern Europe
Spring 2011 Lipitor: The Most Profitable Drug for an Illness Most Preventable History of Science
Spring 2011 Sanctuary and Suppression: The Immigrant Chinese in San Francisco United States
Spring 2011 "The Streets for Whose Sake?" The Streets of Cairo in the Sixties and Seventies as a Theatre of Participatory Politics Middle East
Spring 2011 Nazi Victims of a Special Hatred: A Comprehensive History of Jehovah's Witnesses Under the Third Reich Late Modern Europe
Spring 2011 Logical Disjunction: Analyzing the Emergence of New Scientific Inquiry History of Science
Spring 2011 The Assassination of Lumumba: Weighing the Responsibilities of the UN, the Congo, Belgium and the United States in Bringing About the Death of Patrice Lumumba Africa
Spring 2011 Six Sickly Siblings: A Public Health Narrative of Public Health Programs for Mexican Migrant Workers in California's Central Valley United States
Spring 2011 "The Heart of a Woman": Georgia Douglas Johnson, the Saturday Nighters, and the Development of Washington's Literary Community United States
Spring 2011 Operation Pied Piper, the Misguided Adventure: Evacuation as Formative Experience for British Children During the Second World War, 1939-1945 Britain
Spring 2017
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Spring 2017 Christmas Rhetoric Surrounding Workhouse Poor from the 1850s to the end of the 1890s Britain
Spring 2017 No Time for a Coffee Break: WWII, Diplomacy, Advertising, and the Quest to Save the Coffee Industry United States
Spring 2017 What is to happen in Palestine?: Dispatches from the British Press in 1948 Middle East
Spring 2017 Britain, Europe, and the World: British national purpose and European integration, 1955-1963 Britain
Spring 2017 I am American Too: Armenian Patriotism in the United States and Settlement in Fresno United States
Spring 2017 Monarchism Among the Vietnamese American Diaspora Community United States
Spring 2017 Relics from the Past: Hybridization in Royal Early Modern Burial Rituals Early Modern Europe
Spring 2017 The Polish Intelligentsia under Stalinism Late Modern Europe
Fall 2009
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Fall 2009 Cultural Contacts From Across the Atlantic: the Legacy of the German Immigrant in Mexico Late Modern Europe
Fall 2009 Jewish Slave Labor Compensation Late Modern Europe
Spring 2010
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Spring 2010 The Racialization of Mexican Labor in Arizona Copper Towns, 1900-1930 United States
Spring 2010 British Propaganda in World War I: The German Barbarian Britain
Spring 2010 The Infamous Alliance and Diplomatic Betrayal: The Aims of Nazi-Soviet Relations for Mutual Benefits Late Modern Europe
Spring 2010 Sparta's Rise and Fall: An Examination of the Spartan Hegemony Ancient
Spring 2010 East Los Angeles Chicano High School Walkouts: Finding the Students United States
Spring 2010 Hearing the Subaltern Voices Speak: Gender in the Naxal Movement of West Bengal, India (1967-1975) South Asia
Spring 2010 Memory and Camp Resistance in Nazi Germany Late Modern Europe
Spring 2010 "In praise of diversity"? The Role of ORU Policy in the Development of American Biology United States
Spring 2010 The Insatiable Thirst: Changing Attitudes in the Foreign Politics of Rome's Leading Men during the 2nd Century BC Ancient
Spring 2010 From Laborers to Landowners: Examining the First Generation of Punjab-Sikh Immigrants in California United States
Spring 2007
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Spring 2007 Fighting the Storm: An Analysis of Letters from American Slaves United States
Spring 2007 Women's Role in 20th Century Latino Pentecostal Movements Latin America
Spring 2014
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Spring 2014 The German Past and the American Present: American Journalism and the German Student Movement Late Modern Europe
Spring 2014 A Yankee From Persia: American Memory and the Shuster Mission Middle East
Spring 2014 Labor's Perspective: The Complete Political Nature of the Oakland General Strike of 1946 United States
Spring 2014 Baseball: The Expansion to the West Coast and Its Impact on San Francisco United States
Fall 2007
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Fall 2007 Examining the Historical Deficits that Led to Crippling of the Democratic Process in Pakistan Middle East
Fall 2007 The Mishandling of the Modoc War United States
Fall 2007 The Women's Army Corps: A Step Towards Empowerment, or a Way to Fall Under Societal Gender Roles? United States
Fall 2007 Jazzin' Away the Barriers of Prejudice United States
Fall 2014
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Fall 2014 The Ideology Behind Soviet Foreign Policy: How Jews Hijacked Planes and Policy in the 1970s Late Modern Europe
Fall 2014 Persistent Dedication Defying Social Boundaries: The Daughters of Charity in Seventeenth Century France Early Modern Europe
Fall 2012
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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
Spring 2016
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Spring 2016 Teach Me How to Love: Marriage, Romance, and Death during China's Women's Movement East/Southeast Asia
Spring 2016 Blasphemy: The Limits of Cultural Transgression in Britain from 1689-1832 Britain
Spring 2016 Perched Upon Her Banner: The Successes and Strategies of Southern Women in 20th Century Politics United States
Spring 2016 Protecting Paper: An Investigation of Anti-Counterfeiting Techniques of the Da Ming Tongxing Baochao Paper Banknotes of the Early Ming Dynasty, 1375-1428 East/Southeast Asia
Spring 2016 Unacknowledged Voices: The Native American Roots of "Western" Science Comparative
Fall 2008
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Fall 2008 No Party, No Color: The Republican and Populist Press' Strategic Framing of Cooperation in the 1894 North Carolina Elections United States
Fall 2008 Representations of Sex and Women: An Analysis of the Los Angeles Free Press from 1964-1973 United States
Fall 2013
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Fall 2013 Britain's Rise of Public Opinion and the Democratization of Foreign Policy Britain
Fall 2013 The Evolution of Vision: The Science, Technology, and History of the Motion Picture History of Science
Spring 2004
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Spring 2004 Change from Within: Humanism's Reception in the Papal Curia and Its Effect on the Development of Reformation Thought Middle East
Spring 2004 The Second Wing: The Expansion of the Role of Police in Chinese Society and Government 1901-1937 Late Modern Europe
Fall 2006
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Fall 2006 Rakugo's Reflection of Meji Society Japan
Fall 2006 The Unequal Treaties and Qing Legal reform China
Fall 2010
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Fall 2010 Militarism and Civil Liberties in Wartime Great Britain and the United States During the Great War Britain
Fall 2010 The British Response to the Jewish Question: Prior to and During World War II Late Modern Europe
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"British in Stock and Tradition": Race, Racism and Belonging in Thatcher's Britain Britain

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