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Taking a break!

Too tired, Paul Squires, Attribution-NoDerivs Licence

From time to time we all need a break. We get tired and our brains need a rest from stress and from trying to think about too many things at once. 221 more words

Being A Researcher

A dissertation by Dr. Jesse J. Scott--


Doctor of Philosophy, 2007

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Disturbing the Peace: Cultural Narratives and Reparations

African Americans’ pursuit of reparations began in the eighteenth century and continues in the present. 98,001 more words


Transnational Ethnography Research Methods: Part Two - Not being there

Billl? Can you hear me, Bill? Bill?

Silence on the other end. This is transnational ethnography.

Participant observation is a tremendously important part of my research. 1,038 more words


Dissertation Update

Well, I’ve made my good goal. I got three more chapters “done” and have three left to do. The done is in quotes because they still need to be edited, and one is missing some figures (the xbox does not have screen capture, sigh). 271 more words


This was my dissertation proposal hearing... [VIDEO]

Dissertation Proposal

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As many of you know, a couple of months ago I had my dissertation proposal hearing.   243 more words

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Seeing the Fruits of My Labor: Writing on the Results of My Literary Annual Archival Research

I am thrilled to be recommencing my fifth dissertation chapter, which is to be submitted Jan. 1st. I’ve already started discussing defense dates with my committee, and knowing I will soon have a firm deadline for my dissertation is both exciting and somewhat terrifying at the same time . 707 more words


Dissertation Defended!!!

Last week I finally defended my dissertation!  I then proceeded immediately to Papa Del’s Pizza to stuff my face.

Thanks so much to my committee members for their insightful comments and their support.  10 more words

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