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    • The Napatization of Northern Michigan: Wineries in the Context of Regional Gentrification 

      Dayton, Emily (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2007)
      This paper examines the role of Northern Michigan's developing wine industry in the cultural and economic transformations of the greater Traverse City region. Since the area's original winery opened in the middle 1960's, ...
    • The Napatization of Northern Michigan: Wineries in the Context of Regional Gentrification 

      Dayton, Emily (2008)
      The Traverse City region of Northwest Lower Michigan is an area experiencing rapid growth and development. Its economic and cultural identity is undergoing a transformation, with a tendency towards trends characteristic of ...
    • National Education Issues: Problems Facing "At-Risk" Children 

      Warner, Kellie Ann (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1992)
    • A National Tragedy: An Overview of Indian Education and Contributing Factors to Low Achievement Rates 

      North, Mary E. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1992)
      The American Indian population holds great interest for me. I find the gap between the traditional Indian culture and the present day minority problems fascinating. Therefore, I planned to focus my Senior Individualized ...
    • The Nature of Violence against Lesbians and Gay Men: An Overview 

      Lyons, Christopher (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1995)
      Violence. It seems inescapable. Even scribbled on the walls in the restrooms of Kalamazoo College's Upjohn Library are the sentiments of violence. There, in the downstairs men's room one can read: "Faggots and their ...
    • Negro Business in Kalamazoo 

      Wilson, Robert F.G. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1964)
      The primary purpose of this paper is to present a consolidated report of the Negro business men and women in Kalamazoo in the hope that through various channels, the young Negro will be aware that there are members of ...
    • Negro Self-Esteem: A Survey of Pertinent Research 

      Borey, Ellen Gray (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1969)
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    • Neighborhood Reactions to a Proposed Community Center 

      Beukema, Barbara B. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1964)
      This paper is the report of a diagnostic study which will be presented to the Board of Directors at Milwaukee Christian Center. Its primary concern was to determine the extent of opposition on the part of the adults in ...
    • Neither Aquí nor Allá: Identity Formation among Latinos in a New Destination City 

      Hartshorn, Hannah (2009)
      This study examines why members of a Latino population chose to identify as they did and how that might be a reflection of participants' experiences in Columbus, Ohio or the US more generally. The literature surrounding ...
    • New Directions : The Mandate of Change and Practical Approaches for PVOs in International Development 

      Peslar, Kristin (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1992)
      The author reviews the history of U.S. aid to countries around the world after World War II and the creation of the Agency for International Aid (AID). The relationship between political and humanitarian goals is discussed ...
    • The New Museology : Indigenous Appropriation and Decolonial Possibilities 

      Tobin, Paige (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      The museum in the community of San Francisco is a first step towards this idea of recuperation. As outlined in the previous chapter, the museum gives space to members of the community to analyze and remember their history, ...
    • A New Perspective on Youth and Religion: A Qualitative Understanding 

      Strauss, Jessica S. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2008)
      Studies of religion in America focus largely on statistics and archival data of institutional religion. In some cases they fail to explore individual experiences of religion, which are widely believed to be 'spiritual' ...
    • A New Perspective on Youth and Religion: A Qualitative Understanding 

      Strauss, Jessica S. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2009-04-27)
      This thesis seeks to reexamine both the meaning of religion and the way in which it is studied sociologically, using the religious experience of youth in 21st century America as a point of reference for the changing nature ...
    • New Religious Moments 

      Reynolds, Quentin (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2011-04)
      Previous theories and research have focused on new religious movements as a whole and their qualities as a whole. This study uses the existing religious movement continuum and definitions of religion as well as three ...
    • New Religious Movements 

      Reynolds, Quentin (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2010)
      Previous theories and research have focused on new religious movements as a yvhole and their qualities as a .whole. This essay will use the existing religious movement continuum and definitions of religion as well as ...
    • New Religious Movements 

      Zuniga, Kimberly (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2020-11-01)
      This paper will talk about what an NRM is and why they appeal to so many people and the ways that we see them working in the political spectrum. The paper will go into a bit of history of cults and the ways in which NRM ...
    • The New School of Kalamazoo Painting 

      Aiken, Eric (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2010-04)
      In the summer of 2009, I begin planning my SIP. I had several conversations with Kalamazoo College about painting a mural and was even approve to do one. However, I opportunity that would all me to get work experience as ...
    • Nicaragua: Yesterday and Today 

      Buckingham, Michelle (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1988)
      The things I saw in my six week stay in Nicaragua this summer did not correspond with many of the articles, books and news reports I read and saw before I left. I believed wholeheartedly that I would be going to ...
    • Nigerian Blackboard: Advancement of (Secondary) Education in Nigeria 

      Kroske, Sherrie Rae (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1966)
      Nigerian Blackboard is an attempt to summarize the educational development of Nigeria over the past four hundred years. The focus is on secondary education. So vast a body of information falls within this area that attention ...
    • The Nimble Mind : Burgers and Brainstorms 

      Kendzierski, Ronald (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1991)
      The author presents an ethnographic study of fast food businesses in the tourist town of Traverse City, Michigan and concludes that the service industry is the result of our growing dependence on others for sustenance. ...