Browse Student Communities and Culture by Subject "Identity"

  • Fitzgerald, Megan (2009)

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  • Kang, Yu-Kyung (2007-05-15)
    This project investigates the psychological patterns, religious practice and self-identification of Chokiyuhakseng, or early Korean study abroad students, who came from South Korea to the United States mainly in their high ...

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  • Howe, Jennifer; Molitor, Taylor; Versaci, Mary Beth (2011)
    The goal of our research project was to examine Greek system stereotypes based on houses and the tier system, where these stereotypes come from, and how they affect the way members of the Greek system perceive themselves ...

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  • ANTH 411_05-03 (2005-05-15)
    This project asks the following questions: To what extent do different kinds of intellectual workers in a university see themselves as workers? How do professors and graduate students grapple with intellectual worker as ...

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  • AAS 199_07-02 (2007-05-15)
    This project examines definitions of Islamic feminism while analyzing the living arrangements of Muslim women on campus and how that relates to their Islamic and female identity. The author seeks to answer the following ...

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  • Whitley, Anona (2007-05-15)
    This study examines how Korean and Korean American students use style and their bodies as active discourses through which they negotiate identity within an ethnic community on campus. It focuses on Korean Americans and ...

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  • Hovey, Eric (2007-05-15)
    This project explores the interactions between the American Catholic population and the Korean American Catholic population, highlighting their differences and similarities by examining the Korean Catholic community on ...

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  • ANTH 499/AAS 450_07-01 (2007-05-15)
    This project examines the internet consumption of Korean pop culture and its related products by Korean American students in campus residence halls and how these activities may or may not form their identity as a Korean ...

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  • ANTH 499/AAS 450_07-02 (2007-05-15)
    This project reveals Korean American student opinions and responses to the comedy of Korean American comedienne Margaret Cho, whom uses aspects of Korean culture and cultural practices as her subject matter. The author ...

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  • Worrasangasilpa, Brian (2007-05-15)
    This project investigates whether Korean grocery stores as social spaces within the university community reflect a particular idea of a Korean American identity and influence Korean American's formation of their identity. ...

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  • Sitafalwalla, Shaheja (2007-05-15)
    This project explores the varied misconceptions of Islam that have arisen since September 11, how these particular ideas of Islam associated with terrorism were formed, and what role Muslims now play in America and at the ...

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  • Picklesimer, Ellen (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 ...

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  • Files, Ryan (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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  • Kim, Moon Kyeom (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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  • Garcia, Edelmira P. (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) ...

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