Recent Dissertations


Exploring Transnational Economic, Social, and Political Participation of Mexican Immigrants in Oregon - Anabel Lopez Salinas, Ph.D. 2016
On the Povery, Rise, and Demise of International Criminal Law - Tiphaine Dickson, Ph.D. 2016
Friends or Foes?: Examining the Social Capital of International NGOs and Food Security Programs - Mariah Kraner, Ph.D. 2014
Stakeholder Influences on Firm Engagement in Sustainability - Annette Nemetz, Ph.D. 2014
Accountability Models in Policy Design: Understanding the Explanatory Power of the Four Major Accountability Models in Policy Tool Choices - David Jarvis, Ph.D. 2014
Equality, Trust and Universalism in Europe, Canada and the United States: Implications for Health Care Policy - Chris Palmedo, Ph.D. 2014
Spirituality and Religion in Women’s Leadership for Sustainable Development in Crisis Conditions: The Case of Burma - Phyusin Myint, Ph.D. 2014
The Values, Beliefs, and Attitudes, of Jordanian Elites towards Liberalization, Democratization and Development in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan - Laila Huneidi, Ph.D. 2014
 The Impacts of Change in Governance on Faculty and Staff at Higher Education Institutions: A Case Study of OHSU — Dana Director, Ph.D. 2014
 Challenges to Democracy in Lebanon — Micheline Ghattas, Ph.D. 2013
 Building Bridges with Social Capital in the European Union — Peter Noordijk, Ph.D. 2013
  A New Approach to Explain Policy Reforms in Vietnam during Doi Moi by Developing and Validating a Major Policy Change for Vietnam — Huan Dang, Ph.D. 2013
 Women’s Actions and Reactions to Male Migration: A Case Study of Women in San Juan Guelavia, Oaxaca, Mexico — Julie Boyles, Ph.D. 2013
  Building on the Strengths of Indigenous Knowledge to Promote Sustainable Development in Crisis Conditions from the Community Level: The Case of Palestine — Jehad Alayasa, Ph.D. 2012
Power, Knowledge, Animals Power, Knowledge, Animals — Lisa Johnson, Ph.D. 2012
 Capital Flows, Institutions and Economic Development — Ayesha Umar Wahedi, Ph.D. 2011
 Attaining a Sustainable Future for Public Higher Education: The Role of Institutional Effectiveness and Resource Dependence — Mirela Blekic, Ph.D. 2011
 Governance in the United States Columbia River Basin: An Historical Analysis — Eric Mogren, Ph.D. 2011
Media Technology Use Among Native American Teens and Young Adults: Evaluating Its Utility for Designing Culturally-Appropriate Sexual Health Interventions Targeting Native American Youth in the Pacific Northwest — Stephanie Craig-Rushing, Ph.D. 2010
  Examining Community Engaged Scholarship in Public Administration — Katrina Norvell, Ph.D. 2010
 Oregon Physicians' Perception of the Drug Enforcement Administration's Use of Enforcement Discretion Related to the Use of Opiods in the Treatment of Chronic Pain — Robert Harrison, Ph.D. 2009


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