Summer 2014 Project Abstracts

1    

Toy Stories: The Production, Marketing, Consumption, and Psychology of German Children's Literature and Toys from the Enlightenment to the Present
Elliott Schreiber with Kristen Caccavale '16 (German Studies)

2    

Immigrant Retirees, Relocation & Health Outcomes
Sukanya Basu with Kevin Behan '15 (Economics)

3    

Russian Sci-Fi Cinema
Dan Ungurianu & Nikolai Firtich with Ian Buksunski '15 (Russian Studies)

4    

Translation of Castiglione's Il Libro de Cortegiano
Haoming Liu with Sheng Cheng '15 (Chinese & Japanese)

5    

The Corporatization of American Education
Christopher Bjork with Kyle DeAngelis '15 (Education)

6    

The World of Shojo Manga: Mirror of Girls' Desires
Hiromi Dollase with Anne Fritzson '16 (Chinese & Japanese)

7    

Women Abolitionists in Britain, Child Loss, and The Politics of Grief
Lydia Murdoch with Rachel Fuerstman '16 (History)

8    

Troubled Sea: Ecology and History in 21st Century Caribbean Art
Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert with Cecilia Grana-Rosa '15 (Hispanic Studies)

9    

Sectoral Effects of Financial Crises
Ergys Islamaj with Kalina Kourdova '15 (Economics)

10    

Online Experiments with the Behavioral Economics of Social Systems
Benjamin Ho with Sean McCoy '15 (Economics)

11    

Transcribing the Gothic Cathedral
Andrew Tallon with Destin McMurry '16 (Art)

12    

The Provisions of Food Justice Initiatives
Candice Swift with Jesslyn Mitchell Laguna '15 (Anthropology)

13    

Embodying Compassion in Buddhist Art: Image, Pilgrimage, Practice
Karen Lucic with Grace Mooney '15 (Art)

14    

The Films of Preston Sturges
Sarah Kozloff with Caitlin Moore '16 (Film)

15    

Manuals for Modernity: An Analysis of Spanish Cinema Magazines, 1917-1936
Eva Woods Peiro with Filippa Olsson Skalin '15 (Hispanic Studies)

16    

Seasons of Freedom: Renewing the Struggle
Tom Ellman with Lindsay Suarez '16 (Computer Science and Media Studies)

17    

Dissent at the End of the Anthropocene
Pinar Batur with Geneva Toland '15 (Environmental Studies and International Studies)

18    

Information Transmission Costs in Vertically Specialized Industries
Evsen Turkay with Shujie Yang '17 (Economics)

19    

Knowledge Spillovers and Illegal Production: The Case of Opium Production in Mexico
Sarah Pearlman with Aoying Zhang '15 (Economics)