Tag Archives: 2014 Dissertation

A History of Money in Palestine

A Review of A History of Money in Palestine: From the 1900s to the Present, by Sreemati Mitter. Sreemati Mitter’s groundbreaking dissertation treating the economic…

Women’s Educational Work in Ontario

A review of In Her Hands: Women’s Educational Work at the Royal  Ontario Museum, the Canadian National Exhibition and the Art Gallery of Toronto, 1900s-1950s,…

Development in Rural Cambodia

A review of Tides of Empire: Merit, Morality, and Development in Rural Cambodia, by Courtney Work. The ebb and flow of empire has washed over…

Poetry and Modernity in Meiji Japan

A review of The First Modern Japanese Poetry, by Rachel Epstein. Rachel Epstein’s dissertation takes as its primary focus the 1882 poetry collection Shintaishishō 新体詩抄…

Theory and Practice of Museum Communication

A review of Museum Communication: Learning, Interaction and Experience, by Jane Korsbæk Nielsen.  Jane Korsbæk Nielsen’s dissertation is a journey into museum communication at both…

Pastoral Adaptations in Northern Mongolia

A review of Modeling Late Prehistoric and Early Historic Pastoral Adaptations in Northern Mongolia’s Darkhad Depression, by Julia K. Clark. Mongolia has long proved fertile…