Tag Archives: 2009 Dissertation

Psychiatry in Stalin’s Soviet Union

A review of Scientific Psychiatry in Stalin’s Soviet Union: The Politics of Modern Medicine and the Struggle to Define ‘Pavlovian’ Psychiatry, 1939-1953, by Benjamin Zajicek….

The Strategy Behind Campaign Imagery

A review of Seeing Is Believing: The Strategy Behind Campaign Imagery and Its Impact on Voters, by Nathaniel Swigger. Nathaniel Swigger’s dissertation addresses the paucity…

South Korean Transnational Mothers

A review of South Korean Transnational Mothers: Familism, Cultural Criticism and Education Project, by Kyung Ju Ahn. Kyung Ju Ahn’s dissertation is a vividly written…

Soka Gakkai in Japan

A review of Sōka Gakkai in Japan, by Levi McLaughlin. Levi McLaughlin studies the immensely influential and controversial lay Nichiren Buddhism-based organization Sōka Gakkai (Value…

Medical Control of Fertility in Peru

A review of A History of the Medical Control of Fertility in Peru, 1895-1976, by Raul Necochea Lopez. In his dissertation, Raul Lopez challenges the…