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Sociology Department

Dr. Donna Barnes, Head

Ross Hall, Rm 407

Phone: (307) 766-311

Email: dbarnes@uwyo.edu

Sue Benson, Office Associate

Ross Hall, Rm 428

Phone: (307) 766-3342

Email: msbenson@uwyo.edu

Dept. 3293

1000 E. University Avenue

Laramie, WY 82071

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Recent Master Theses -- From 2002

Department of Sociology

Year

Title

Author

2015 Relationship Dissolution and Intended Pregnancy among Women in Abusive Relationships Moller, Sydney
2015 White Habitus and Video Games: A Two-Stage Content Analysis Stout, Chris
2014 Dual Status: The Evolution of Legislative Exemptions for Deviant Behavior Callahan, Linus
2014 Socioeconomic Status and Confidence in the Executive Branch Koenig, Scott
2014 Strategic Frame Transformation via the Use of Rhetorical Tactics: The Case of Intelligent Design Heusser, Phil
2014 Food Insecurity among Immigrants and Racial/Ethnic Minorities in the United States: Evidence from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey McCormick, Ana
2014 The Military Effect on Fertility and Family Size Simpson, Janelle
2013 A Legacy of Inequality: Muslims and Contemporary Income Inequality in the United Kingdom Varju, Melinda
2013 Are The Kids All Right? A Qualitative Study of Adults with Gay and Lesbian Parents Sasnett, Sherri

2013

Effects of Learning Disabilities on Social Reactions to Prison Inmates

Williamson, Bethany

2012

Internet Use and Trust: Predicting Internet Use and its Effect on a User's General Social Trust

Hinman, Alyson

2011

Revocation Rates and the Discretionary Power of Community Sanctions Officers

Weaver, Jeremy

2011

Kids and Guns: The Impact of Children and Parenthood on Adult Support for Gun Control

Thompson, Matthew

2011

Assessing and Extending the Value-Belief-Norm Theory to Predict Environmentally Significant Behavior

Moloney, Claire Fairley

2011

The Metabolic Rifts of Livestock Agribusiness

Gunderson, Ryan

2011

The Choice to Stay in Prison: Understanding Wyoming Inmates' Decision to Forgo Parole

Best, Brianna

2011

Don't Blame it on the Alcohol: College Binge Drinking Predictors Related to Student Life & Campus Involvement

Atwood, Elizabeth Bennett

2010

Determinants of Online Health Information-Seeking:  Extending Andersen's Healthcare Model to Examine Choices Made about Health Information

Panas, Lawrence J.

2010

The Movement for Community Inclusion of Persons with Intellectual Developmental Disabilities: Albany County, Wyoming 1950-1975

Obermiller, Donna

2010

Effects of Individual and Community Characteristics on Sentencing:  A Test of the Threat Hypothesis

McCord, Kristyn

2010

The Rural-Urban Suicide Differential in a Rapidly Growing Area:  The Case of Colorado and Utah

Kato, Muneyuki "Shinze"

2009

Mississippi Mud:  Social Vulnerability and Risk in Hurricane Katrina's Wake

Pribanic, Kelly

2009

Caretaking and Conflict: The Quality of Nursing Home Care for the Fragile Elderly in a Changing Society

Prehn, Nancy

2009

The "Anti-Bureaucratic Revolution": The Political Elite's Perception and the Violent Breakdown of Yugoslavia

Pleic, Mate

2008

Open and Closed-Ended Questions About Economic Motivations in a National Telephone Survey: Analysis Using the SPSS Text Analysis Software

Dorssom, Michael

2008

How to Outwit, Outplay, Outlast Discrimination: Lessons from Survivor.

Dilks, Lisa M.

2008

Subsidence, Making Sense of a Chronic Technological Disaster:  How Residents Construct Divergent Understanding of the Same "Problems" in Rock Springs, Wyoming

Coburn, Michael

2007

Creating and Recreating Christianity: The Growth of the Christian Right within the Spectacular Society of Postmodernity

Utz, Scotty

2007

Wyoming Ice: Social Disorganization and Methamphetamine Use in a Rural State

Roussell, Aaron

2007

Visitor Perceptions of Yellowstone National Park

Loubsky, Todd

2007

The Demography of Nike, Helena, and Melpomene: A Feminist Sociolegal Analysis of Athletic Gender Equity via Sports Law

Brown, Katrina

2006

Wyoming Drug Court Teams' Effectiveness at Performing Interdisciplinary Teamwork

Powell, Shannon C.

2006

Drug Courts: A Social Capital Perspective

May, Candace

2005

Competitive Advantage and Economic Development

Li, Xuemei

2005

A Geography of Secondary Homes in Wyoming

Jacquet, Jeffrey

2005

Economic Globalization and Health in Low and Middle Income Countries

Dommaraju, Premchand

2004

The Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996-Federal Guidelines and Local Realities

Tezli, Annette

2004

College Tuition: Its Relationship to Affordability and Revenue Enhancement

Butler, Steve

2003

Protest Against Patenting of Life Forms: A Social Movement Analysis

Smith, Karla

2003

The Fair Play Committee: The Mobilization of Draft Resisters from the Heart Mountain, Wyoming Camp During World War II

Root-Elledge, Sandra

2003

Examining Sources of Bias in a Household Health Insurance Study: Implications for Survey Design

Leighty, Martha

2002

Effects of the Activities of Daily Living Limitations and Chronic Health Conditions on Depression in the Elderly

Rexroat, Nanna

2002

Cross-National Variation in Sex Trafficking Legal Activity: Prohibitive Legislation, Regulations, & Bureaucratic Actions

Kasper, Janelle

2002

Moral Reasoning in a Life-Death Social Dilemma: The Case of Survival Cannibalism

Armstrong, Cynthia


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Sociology Department

Dr. Donna Barnes, Head

Ross Hall, Rm 407

Phone: (307) 766-311

Email: dbarnes@uwyo.edu

Sue Benson, Office Associate

Ross Hall, Rm 428

Phone: (307) 766-3342

Email: msbenson@uwyo.edu

Dept. 3293

1000 E. University Avenue

Laramie, WY 82071

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