List of M.A. Theses

Eric A. Hurlburt
America's Far East Jewel : The Occupation and Reimagining of Japan
2016
Monique Souza
Intimate Citizenship and LGBT Rights : The Experience of Foreigners in Japan
2016
Advisor: James Farrer
KATHERINE ALEXANDER
Efforts to Promote a Multicultural Church : The Case of Filipinos in Tokyo's Multilingual Churches
2015
Advisor: James Farrer
YI CHING LEE
A Study of Japanese University LGBT Student Groups: LGBT Youth, Peer Support, and Activism
2015
Advisor: James Farrer
NORIKO SAKO
Japanese Family as an Ideological Micro State Apparatus
2015
Advisor: James Farrer
VIVIENE FERREIRA LOPES
International development aid, politics, and power : insights from Samal Island
2014
Advisor: Takeshi Ito
YUKARI SEKINE
Globalization and local land governance : Mechanisms of confiscation and contentious politics in Myanmar's Dawei Special Economic zone area
2014
Advisor: Takeshi Ito
RYOKO OGASAWARA
Globalization and Localization of El Sistema: Bringing the Transformative Power of Music to Japan from Venezuela
2013
Advisor: David Wank
VIKTORIA MELINDA ORBAN
Tapping into the Backlash against the Washington Consensus: Chinese Engagement in Africa
2013
Advisor: Tadashi Anno
ALLAN SANTOS LAYUG
Lilliputian Power: ASEAN Centrality as Power Management
2012
Advisor: Tadashi Anno
RICHARD C.T. MOSDELL
Globalization of Karate: The Politics of a Martial Arts Tradition from the Late 19th Century to the Early 21st Century
2012
Advisor: David Wank
JOCELYN OMANDAM CELERO
Managing Ethnic Identities: Filipino Mothers' Patterns of Rearing Japanese-Filipino Children in Japan
2011
Advisor: James Farrer
TAKAHIRO SCOTT NICHOLS
The Politics of Japanese Pension Reform: 2004
2011
Advisor: Koichi Nakano
Ria Shibata
Religion in Global Civil Society: Japanese Buddhist NGOs and Nuclear Disarmament
2011
Advisor: Koichi Nakano
TUULI TAMMOJA
Emotional Space and Nostalgia: One Peculiar Case of Ethnic Dining in Tokyo
2011
Advisor: James Farrer
SHUNSUKE KUWAYAMA
The Effects of Population Growth and International Migration on CO₂ Emissions
2010
Advisor: David Wank
GRAHAM SCOTT McCUEN
State Shinto Past and Present: Examining Institutional and Ideological Continuity between the Jingiin and the Jinja Honcho
2010
Advisor: Tadashi Anno
DANIEL JOHANNES A. VAN WASSEM
A Realist Criticism of Japan's Human Security 'Paradigm'
2010
Advisor: Tadashi Anno
MAYUMI HIRAMATSU
Politics of Judicial Reform: The Introduction of the Law School System in Japan
2009
Advisor: Koichi Nakano
MI JIN KIM
A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF NON-REGULAR LABOR MOVEMENT IN JAPAN AND KOREA: Focusing on Similarities and Differences of Social Movement Unionism
2009
Advisor: Koichi Nakano