Students write an honors thesis under the supervision of a faculty member in political science or an approved faculty member from another program plus a second reader in winter quarter they register for pol s 488, honors senior thesis (5 credits), and must earn a grade of at least 33. Intellectual history at duke draws on a collaborative graduate program, political theory and philosophy of science they apply insights from a broad range of. The duke university archives accepts departmentally-approved honors papers (also called senior honors theses) for permanent storage and makes these honors papers available to scholars throughout the world. Duke university's open access repository for scholarly publications, theses, & dissertations master's thesis (920) honors thesis (712) other sanford school of. Student laurels and honors for 2017 political science lydia bradford and hannah dean morris won the james rolleston prize for best literary honors thesis in.
Senior honors theses williams » political science » the major » honors » senior honors theses bound copies of these works are available through the williams college libraries. 36 grade point average in all political science courses, and a 36 average in courses that count toward honors in political science completion of an honors thesis, under the direction of a faculty adviser. Honors thesis honors program faqs political science thesis abstracts my presentation will show the rise of this group as a political force across the.
My undergraduate honors thesis research focused on defining the public's role in north carolina coastal management policies, identifying gaps in public understanding of coastal science, and exploring ways to increase public knowledge of state and local-level developments related to these issues. Research duke's literature program seeks to rethink what comparison might mean in a world rapidly being altered by complex forces of economic and technological integration. Political science faculty john cluverius political science selected awards and honors unc political science cluverius, j duke university institutions and.
For the same reason, we generally do not allow non-political science majors to write their honors thesis in political science the department honors coordinator, in consultation with t he proposed thesis advisor, may make. To be awarded honors in political science, a student must complete the honors thesis (pols 4700) with a grade of a, including certification by the student's honors committee that the thesis is of honors quality and deserves that grade. Duke university | office of the president sanford school of public policy and department of political science, for 22 bachelor's honors theses in. Guides & forms suggested course flow paths to the honors thesis path 1 ma analytical political economy [email protected] fellows.
Honors in political science the departmental honors program in political science is designed to give highly capable students an opportunity to expand and deepen their theoretical, research, and writing skills. Theses and dissertations undergraduate honors theses and student papers the sanford school of public policy (209) political science (194) biology (177). Please review the program eligibility and thesis proposal guidelines carefully before proceeding there are two components of the application the google docs form must be submitted by 5:00pm, tuesday, july 24th, 2018the second component - the proposal - must be submitted/ shared by 12noon, tuesday, july 31st, 2018the online application for the 2018-2019 political science honors thesis. Participating in the philosophy department's graduation with distinction program involves writing, submitting, and defending an honors thesis an honors thesis for a philosophy major is a substantial research project, covering the major works in the literature in your area of concentration.
View political science honors theses skip to main content search a thomas (1972) a study of political socialization among seniors in two ohio high schools. Degree program requirements overview time to completion for more information about graduate study in history, email: [email protected] philip j stern. Students also must pass an oral defense of their thesis before a three-member faculty committee consisting of their thesis advisor, a member of the political science committee on honors, and at least one other professor.