Browse by Subject "Identity"
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(2010-08-31)This paper will address questions of identity that male Muslim converts in São Paulo, Brazil face after adopting Islam. Specifically, it will analyze how they place their religion into notions of what it means to be ...
Risk or resilience? Exploring the factors that influence the psychosocial functioning of Black immigrant-descended youth (2015-01-21)Current studies have found that racial socialization has important implications for African American adolescents’ psychological and social functioning. However, Black immigrant-descended youth displayed greater psychological ...
(2008-02-19)After observations, interviews, and personal experiences, I was able to research and compare Asian American adoptees and second-generation Asian Americans and how their lives have shaped their identity. There were a variety ...
The socially inclusive role of curatorial voice: a qualitative comparative study of the use of gatekeeping mechanisms of curatorial voice and the co-creation of identity in museums (iSchools, 2016-03-15)Museums, and museum professionals engage in a significant role within society. This poster visually represents new work within museum informatics: a qualitative exploratory study of the ways in which museum professionals ...
(2016-04-19)China's 2009 new regulations on sex-change operations were passed with the stated intention of protecting patients. These regulations offer the only path to legal gender change on ID documents, becoming a necessary condition ...
(2008-02-11)Cultural centers are traditionally known as a haven for entering students that fosters learning about individuals and their culture. However, many feel that the cultural centers do not fulfill their traditional roles as ...
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A study into how religion affects the life of a Muslim student adapting to the life in America and college. (2012-01)In my research I investigated how the Muslims students in University of Illinois have adapted living in America and see what role religion played in it. This could range from culture shock to prejudices, especially after ...
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Survival of the Fittest: How Does Self-identification Determine the Latino Student Experience at the University of Illinois? (2006-12-15)This project aims to answer the following questions: 1) What causes fragmentation along Latino ethnic lines? 2) How does external classification or imposed identity affect self-identification among Latino/a students? 3) ...
Understanding Social Identity: In-group Versus Out-group Affinity within the Black Campus Community (2008)This study investigates the implications of involvement on identity development of African American Students. The researcher attended predominantly Black events in order to observe informal group formations in order to ...
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