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 2015
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Spring 2015 NEGOTIATING THE NATION: The B.B.C AND THE "PEOPLE'S WAR" Britain
Spring 2015 The Arab State that Nearly Was: King Hussein and British Diplomacy in World War I Britain
Spring 2015 From Root to Tip: The Evolving Significance of Hair in Stuart England Europe, Britain
Spring 2015 Radio Free Europe and the Rhetoric of Liberation Late Modern Europe
Spring 2015 Heiresses in Exile: A Rethinking of Transaltantic Class Relations Britain
Spring 2015 When a Saint Gets Her 'of': Human Dissection in Canonization Proceedings in Medieval Italy Medieval Europe
Spring 2015 Heroism and Failure in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle Medieval
Spring 2015 Evolving to Fight: The Battle of Britain and the Evolition of British Fighter Planes in the Second World War Britain
Spring 2017
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Spring 2017 The Unfinished Business of World War Two: Forced Labor and the Role of Ford Motor Company in the Nazi War Effort Late Modern Europe
Spring 2017 Community, Authoritarianism and the Origins of the Ancient Regime Early Modern Europe
Spring 2017 Border Patrol and Immigration Policy: A Recipe for Border Patrol Abuses United States
Spring 2017 "Women's Religious Movements in Syria: The Qubaisiate under Hafez Al-Assad" Middle East
Spring 2017 Political Crimes and their Punishments as Virtues to the Florentine Renaissance: An Exploration of Crime and Punishment in the Works of Niccolo Machiavelli and the Effects of Criminal Justice in Shaping his Renaissance Early Modern Europe
Spring 2017 Death from Above: The Impact of British Air Control Britain
Spring 2017 The Fifth Freedom and its Limits in the Postwar Economy United States
Spring 2017 Two Tudors: Reputations and Representations Early Modern Europe
Fall 2008
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Fall 2008 The Streetcar Chronicles: San Francisco Chronicle Coverage of Horse-powered Streetcars, 1873-1876 United States
Fall 2008 The Wisdom of the Serpent and the Harmlessness of the Dove: Rhetorical Experimentation and Sexual Discourse in the Advocate of Moral Reform United States
Fall 2008 Wielding the Tail of the Serpent: The Conservative Politics of Black Suffrage, 1865 United States
Spring 2009
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Spring 2009 Two Trials of Jewish Communists: National Allegiance, Espionage, and the Significance of the Jewish Question During the Early Years of the Cold War Late Modern Europe
Spring 2009 The Accumulation of Roads in France and Britain: Unpaid Labor and National Highways in the Early Modern Period Early Modern Europe
Spring 2009 Que Transa Con las Bandas Latin America
Spring 2009 A Respectable Career?: The Role of the Actress in the Modern World of Victorian Theatre Britain
Spring 2009 The Invigorating Hand of the Ancien Regime: The Role of Traditional Elites in the Formation of Global Trade and Modern Capitalism in the Early Modern Period Late Modern Europe
Spring 2009 Race and Morality in late 18th Century El Salvador: the Ladinizaci��_n of Society Latin America
Spring 2009 Cosmopolitan Britain: Britain's Food Revolution Britain
Spring 2012
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Spring 2012 Waterscaping: The Cultivation of San Joaquin's Garden United States
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 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
Fall 2013
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Fall 2013 Shaken, Not Stirred: How California Residents Legitimized Living with Earthquake Hazards, 1971 - 1994 United States
Fall 2013 Subtle Distinctions: Worthy and Respectable Poverty in Victorian England Britain
Fall 2013 Liturgical Surgeon and Rehabilitator: Martin Luther's Transformation of the Roman Mass Medieval
Spring 2008
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Spring 2008 Race, Real Estate, and the Forgotten Man: The Rise of Conservatism in California United States
Spring 2008 The Reign of Emperor Aurengzeb South Asia
Spring 2008 When Codes and Conduct Conflict: Sexuality Among American Youth in the Post-War Years United States
Spring 2008 Hollywood's Neighborhood Watch: The Suburbs and Nuclear Family in 1950s Film United States
Spring 2008 Singing Our Way to Freedom: Music in the Albany Movement United States
Spring 2008 Understanding Ancient Rome Ancient
Spring 2008 World War II Richmond: A Boom That Wouldn't Bust United States
Spring 2008 Lady and the Cold War: Disney Animation in Transition United States
Spring 2008 Agency and Gender in Sendero Luminoso Latin America
Spring 2011
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Spring 2011 Early Disabled Advocacy: a Focus on the Psychosocial Perspective United States
Spring 2011 Collective "Mis-Memory": US Policy, Cold War Considerations & The Emergency of the Victim Myth in Occupied Austria Late Modern Europe
Spring 2011 A New Wave of Integration: How Two Cuban Ballplayers Changed the Landscape of North American Baseball Latin America
Spring 2011 Football and World War II: A Long Term Relationship United States
Spring 2011 Powstanie Warszawskie, 1944 Warsaw Uprising to Varsovian Rising: Betrayed in History & in Memory Late Modern Europe
Spring 2011 Breaking the Silence: Unveiling the Struggles and Resilience of the Bracero Workers Latin America
Spring 2011 Nixon's Trip to China: The Political Movements of the 1950s-60s that Opened the Door United States
Spring 2016
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Spring 2016 Changing Definitions and Practices of Roman Citizenship through the Early, Middle, and Late Republic Ancient History
Spring 2016 Population, Control, and Planning the Family in 1960's India East/Southeast Asia
Spring 2016 A Moral Order: Humanitarian Dimensions of US Foreign Policy from Bosnia to Kosovo United States
Spring 2016 Deity Epithets and Inter-Greek Warfare, 500-300 BCE Ancient History
Spring 2016 Constructing Myth: The Political Ambitions of the Princes in the Medieval Welsh Romance Peredur vab Efrawc Medieval
Spring 2016 Crafting Conscience: James Madison's Role in Establishing American Religious Liberty United States
Fall 2011
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Fall 2011 Can Opposites Attract? The West Coast Longshoremen's decision to leave the American Federation of Labor United States
Fall 2011 Educational Exchange: A War for the Hearts and Minds United States
Fall 2011 Fairy Tales, Feminism, and the Creation of French Modernity Early Modern Europe
Spring 2010
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Spring 2010 The Bracero Program In San Diego United States
Spring 2010 Custer's Last Stand and the American Myth: The Early Years United States
Spring 2010 The Rise of Italian Fascism Late Modern Europe
Spring 2010 Scientific Revolution in the Era of Big Science: Drift Theory, Sea-floor Spreading, and Plate Tectonics History of Science
Spring 2010 More Than a Summer at Tiffany: Landmarks and the American Dream in Postwar New York City United States
Spring 2010 The Creation and Maintaining of Filipino Contracting Laboring in California United States
Spring 2010 Federal Failure: Institutional Obstructions and the Mendocino War United States
Spring 2010 The Suez Crisis: Petrol Rationing and Decline in Great Britain Britain
Spring 2010 The Psychopharmacological Revolution and Young Women in America History of Science
Spring 2010 The Making of a Scandal: The Anonyma Scandal of the Press within the Press Late Modern Europe
Spring 2010 The Intertwined Relationships of a Capitalist Farmer with Nature, Banks, and White Agricultural Labor United States
Spring 2014
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Spring 2014 Santos Benavides and Confederate Mexicans United States
Spring 2014 The Secret of Politics: The Nazi-Soviet Relationship, 1933-1939 Late Modern Europe
Spring 2014 Victory in Defeat: The Six-Day War and the Golan Heights in Syrian Ba'athist Publications Middle East
Spring 2014 Not Spoken, but Understood East Asia
Spring 2014 Sexual Violence Against Women During the Rwanda Genocide: The ICTR and the Classification of Rape Africa
Spring 2014 The United States's Reaction to the Katyn Forest Massacre: A History of Failed Attempts at Achieving Justice for the Polish Peoples Late Modern Europe
Spring 2014 Paper Daughters: Victims of the Yellow Slave Trade in California During the Era of Chinese Exclusion United States
Spring 2014 The Significance of Intent: Defining Genocide in Post-Conflict Cambodia East Asia
Spring 2013
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Spring 2013 The Memory of Mexican Martyrdom: An Evolving View of the Cristero Rebellion From Corridos and Popular Media Latin America
Spring 2013 Gunther Stent: Lucky Self-Hater Pioneer in Molecular Biology and the Philosophy of Science Late Modern Europe
Spring 2006
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Spring 2006 Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. in their Pursuit to Advance the Lives of Black Americans United States
Spring 2006 The Chicago Defender: the Voice that Drove the Great Migration United States
Fall 2009
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Fall 2009 The Golden Bear and the Swastika: The Daily Californian and the Rise of the Third Reich, 1933-1936 Late Modern Europe
Fall 2009 The SF State College Strike: The Impact of Divergent Perspectives and Expanding Factions on Conflict Resolution United States
Fall 2009 The Man Beyond the Facts: Carl Kraunch's Rhetorical Strategy at Nuremberg Late Modern Europe
Fall 2009 From Subject to citizen: Marianne as the New Republican National Identity Late Modern Europe
Spring 2007
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Spring 2007 Militant Conservatism: Young Americans for Freedom and the Battle Against the New Left on California College Campuses in the 1960s United States
Fall 2007
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Fall 2007 The Other Anti-Imperialists: African-American and Women's Views in Regard to the Spanish-American & Philippine-American Wars United States
Fall 2007 Polybius-Both Insider and Outsider at Rome Ancient
Fall 2007 From a Beautiful Destination to a Bloody Location: An Analysis of the Positive Image Tijuana Had Between the 1950s and 1970s and of the Negative Image the City Has Today in the Perspectives of Both Americans and Mexicans on the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands United States
Fall 2007 Of Pediments and Politics: Iconography on the Athenian Acropolis Ancient
Fall 2016
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Fall 2016 Tea or Coffee?: Lobbying, Smuggling, and the Emergence of Tea Consumption in Britain Late Modern Europe
Fall 2016 French Educational Efforts and Motivations in French West Africa: 1900-1950 Late Modern Europe
Fall 2012
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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 2006
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Fall 2006 Caesar and the Commentaries Ancient

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