Senior thesis the capstone of an mit political science major is the senior thesis – a project where students demonstrate their ability to conduct original research. Undergraduate program senior thesis 2016-2017 support your troops the falling support for war manal cheema, political science, class of 2017. Carthage college requires all seniors to complete a senior thesis this thesis may take the form of a research project, an art exhibit, a music recital, a po. Department of political science senior thesis guidelines description of the senior thesis the senior thesis is a year-long project that requires students to follow a. The application for the 2017-2018 political science honors thesis if admitted to the honors program for a listing of previous political science senior.
Senior thesis guidelines a political science major will submit a proposal she has worked on with the advice of one of senior requirements senior thesis. Writing a senior thesis in international studies and political science what is a senior thesis a senior thesis is an extended original research project written under. Master thesis presentation senior thesis information session department of political science curriculum u2013 euro ps library ford foundation determinants of.
Political science people graduate students school of economics and political science the rockefeller prize for the best senior honors thesis in the field. Political science theses and dissertations political clout of government bondholders: how government bondholders expect and affect states’ conflictual. Undergraduate program political science majors must fulfill the following requirements: ps 198, 199: senior thesis. A senior or honors thesis is a wonderful way to explore politics, policy, or political theory from a novel vantage point a thesis is a sustained, extended written.
Guidelines and requirements one of the requirements of the political science major is the senior essay all senior majors must complete and receive a passing grade. Political science senior thesis (pols 4990) a senior thesis in political science involves writing an article-length research paper about a topic. 15% conference presentation: the conference presentation will be graded on a number of different criteria by the faculty attendees the senior thesis conference is. Writing an empirical senior thesis middlebury college political science department fall 2015 a senior thesis is a serious undertaking – a major research project. 2011 senior marshall the kenneth f janda prize for distinguished honors thesis in political science is awarded department of political science.
Senior thesis topics 1984-2017 eshragh motahar 2016-17 grover, sarthak, “the political economy of one belt one road” jablonski, karol aleksander, “optimum. Mario guerrero is an assistant professor of political science at california state polytechnic university, pomona he teaches courses in american government and specializes in political. About wingate university history majors conduct a senior thesis during their students in the history and political science department have the. The department of political science offers the honors thesis program for qualified majors in their senior year seniors work closely with a small committee of faculty. Mario guerrero is an assistant professor of political science at california state polytechnic university, pomona he teaches courses in american government and.
Writing a senior thesis provides a wonderful opportunity for political science majors to do independent social science research it also provides a capstone. Her thesis adviser was wellesley professor of political science alan schechter. At the mit department of political science, we are engaged in cutting edge research and teaching that helps us understand and solve some of the world's great challenges skip to content. Senior thesis many resources are available for seniors writing theses in political science, including the political science senior thesis handbook we recommend that.