Guide to the Stanford University, Program in Science, Technology, and Society, Honors Theses

Stanford University Archives staff
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2012
Copyright © 2012 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.


Overview

Call Number: SC4-3441
Creator: Stanford University. Program in Science, Technology, and Society.
Title: Stanford University, Program in Science, Technology, and Society, honors theses
Dates: 1990-2007
Physical Description: 23 volume(s) (2 boxes)
Summary: Honors theses written by undergraduates in the Program in Science, Technology, and Society at Stanford University.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

Theses were transferred to the University Archives from the Hume Writing Center in 2011.

Information about Access

The collection is open for research use; materials must be requested at least 48 hours in advance of intended use. No photocopies may be made.

Ownership & Copyright

Copyright is retained by the creator for materials they have authored or otherwise produced. Transmission or reproduction of materials requires the written permission of the copyright owner.

Cite As

[Identification of item], Stanford University, Program in Science, Technology, and Society, Honors Theses (SC4-3441). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of honors theses written by undergraduates in the Program in Science, Technology, and Society at Stanford University.

Access Terms

Science--Social aspects--Study and teaching
Student papers.
Technology--Social aspects--Study and teaching


Collection Contents

 

Accession ARCH-2011-152 Theses

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Anderson, Erin, Bicycles for South African women: a case study of cross-cultural technology transfer. 2000

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Bobulsky, Susan C., Holes in the safety net: how information technology is shaping health care and pharmaceutical access for California's medically indigent . 2003

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Gachiengo, Patricia Wambui, Appropriate technological innovation: a case study of the Jua Kali manufacturing sector in Kenya. 1999

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Granberg, Leif, The empathy machine: how felt experience shapes user understanding of kinetic machines. 2003

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Irani, Lilly, A different voice: women exploring Stanford computer science. 2003

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Lee, Jennifer, "It's not the end of the world:" agency and identity in historical (con)texts. 1996

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Lombera, Sofia, The international dimensions of neuroethics: the development of a new field of inquiry. 2007

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Luu, Vu, Children and computer networks: analysis and socio-technical provisions for the debate between children's safety and free speech . 1996

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Moon, Gina, Intellectual property protection for traditional knowledge: the case of the Hoodia Gordonia. 2004

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Nelson, Andrew J., Semaphore societies: the role of culture in the development of 19th-century British and American railroad signaling. 1998

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Rodriguez, Diego A., Design, craftsmanship, and the Ferrari aesthetic. 1993

Box 2

Fournier, Rachel Thoennes, Alchemical forces behind the scientific revolution: the paracelsian influence on early modern science. 1998

Box 2

Kraus, Ali, Computer training and the empowerment of welfare mothers. 2001

Box 2

Putnam, Michael J., Computerization, human rights advocacy and organizational change: a case-study of the Czech Helsinki Committee. 1997

Box 2

Ratan, Rabindra (Robby) Ayyan, The evolution of rap and roll: an analysis of rap music's technological relationships, cultural connections, and historical trends . 2004

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Trope, Lee, Preventing cervical cancer: stakeholder attitudes toward FastHPV-focused screening programs in Roi-Et Province, Thailand. 2008

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Toy, Edmond, A political science: scientific and engineering expertise in Congress. 1993

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Sun, Edward Tai, Scaling the wall: West German television spillover and the collapse of communism in East Germany. 1991

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Terrell, Colleen, Building a new center: technology and the contemporary value dialectic. 1992

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Chng, Hak Peng, Energy in China: the crisis of history. 1996

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Jani, Navin P. M., The philosophical ramifications of new money. 1996

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Chabot, Christian N., Techno-paradigm shift in the U.S. high technology industry: analyzing innovation, organization and competition. 1994

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Krauss, Steven, Electronic democracy: promises, prospects, and problems and its potential for development at Dartmouth College. 1991