COMPLETED GRADUATE THESES AND MAJOR RESEARCH PAPERS

MA in Critical Sociology

COMPLETED GRADUATE THESES AND MAJOR RESEARCH PAPERS

Stephanie Van Stralen (2014) "Ontario's Teaching Labour Market: Precarious Employment, Alienation and Possible Outcomes for Young Adults in Contemporary Canada" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor: Dr. Ann Duffy, Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. Jonah Butovsky)

Travis Mckay (2014) "May-June 1968 in France: Revolution, Counterrevolution and the Crisis of Leadership" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor: Dr. Murray Smith; Supervisory Committee Member, Dr. Jonah Butovsky)

Kenton Engel (2014) "A Mind of Its Own: The Lived Experience of Adult Students who are ADHD" (Thesis) (Supervisor: Dr. Murray Smith; Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. Michelle Webber, Dr. Mary-Beth Raddon; External Examiner, Dr. Joseph Keeping, York University)

Amanda Marynowycz (2014) "Canadianness is Wilderness? Violent Love Relationships with 'Wild' Bodies" (Thesis) (Supervisor, Dr. John Sorenson; Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. Hijin Park, Dr. Keri Cronin; External Examiner, Dr. Amy Fitzgerald, University of Windsor)

Sara Vieira (2014) "You Know What I Mean? Language and Cultural Retention in Luso-Canadian Mothers in the Greater Toronto Area" (Thesis) (Supervisor, Dr. Andrea Doucet; Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. June Corman, Dr. Kate Bezanson; External Examiner, Dr. Ester Reiter, York University)

Galano, David (2014) "The Political Economy of St. Catharines Illicit Taxi Trade" (Thesis) (Supervisor, Dr. Tamari Kitossa; Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. Ifeanyi Ezeonu, Dr. Mary-Beth Raddon; External Examiner, Dr. Grace-Edward Galabuzi, Ryerson University)

Catherine Brigantino (2013) "Eating Some to Protect Others? A Case Study in our Moral Inconsistency toward Animals" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor, Dr. John Sorenson, Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. Mary-Beth Raddon)

Meaghan Csikos (2013) "Envisioning Real Cooperatives: A Critical Engagement with Erik Olin Wright" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor, Dr. Kate Bezanson, Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. Mary-Beth Raddon)

Gokboru Tanyildiz (2013) "Making Queer Anti-Capitalist Resistance Intelligible: Reading Queer Childhood In The Ruins of Neoliberalism" (Thesis) (Supervisor, Dr. Nancy Cook; Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. Margot Francis, Dr. Dennis Soron; External Examiner, Dr. Doreen Fumia, Ryerson University)

Doug Billyard (2013) "The Myth of Labour-Management Partnerships, Risk to Labour, A CAMI Automotive Study". (Thesis) (Supervisor, Dr. Murray Smith; Supervisory Committee Members: Dr. June Corman, Dr. Jonah Butovsky; External Examiner, Dr. Stephanie Ross, York University)

Elizabeth (Liz) Kovacs (2013) "We Do It All: Investigating the Experiences of Niagara Women in Their 50's who have Multiple Paid and Unpaid Responsibilities". (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor; Dr. June Corman, Supervisory Committee Member, Dr. Ann Duffy)

Steve Romanin (2013) "M(e)a(t)sculinity: Investigating Veg(etaria)an Men's Understanding of Masculinity" (Thesis) (Supervisor, Dr. John Sorenson; Supervisory Committee Members: Mary-Beth Raddon, Dr. Lauren Corman; External Examiner, Dr. Michael Kehler, University of Western Ontario)

Sarah Rizzo (2013) "The incarceration of Women in Federal Prisons in Canada: Creating Choices (1990) and Beyond" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor, Dr. Hijin Park; Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. June Corman)

Christopher Walsh (2012) "After Work: The Informal Regulation of Disenfranchised Labour" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor: Dr. June Corman, Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. Ann Duffy)

Navdeep Sandhu (2012) "Petals in the Wind: A Critical Examination of Indian Social Policies Addressing Gender Inequality" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor, Dr. Ann Duffy; Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. Kate Bezanson)

Kaley Williams (2012) "Going Back To 'Nothing Works': A Critical Discourse Analysis of Youth Offender Rehabilitation in the Niagara Region" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor, Dr. Ifeanyi Ezeonu; Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. Kate Bezanson)

Krystan Yvonne Jones (2012) "Representing Downtown Vancouver's Eastside: Degeneracy, Gentrification and the 'Woodward's Squat'" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor, Dr. Hijin Park; Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. Efeanyi Ezeonu)

Kristen Westcott (2011) "Hegemonic Discourses in the Curriculum of Higher Education" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor Dr. Michelle Webber; Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. Ann Duffy)

Afsana Tabibi (2011) "Afghan Women Speak Back: Agency and Colonial Representations in the Contemporary West" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor, Dr. June Corman; Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. Dan Glenday)

Matt Lemaire (2010) "In the Law We Trust? The Successes, Failures, and Perceptions of the 1983 Canadian Sexual Assault Reforms" (Major Research Paper) (Supervisor, Dr. Ann Duffy; Supervisory Committee Member: Dr. Dan Glenday)