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    • 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. ...
    • No hay agua: Water Scarcity Affecting Farmers in Ensenada BC, Mexico Catalyzing the Requirement for Adaptation Methods to be Implemented 

      Guillén, Mauricio (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2022)
      Maneadero is a coastal municipality part of Ensenada Baja California Mexico which has been an agricultural hotspot for the past few decades. I conducted an autoethnographic qualitative research project where I interviewed ...
    • No hayagua : Water Scarcity Affecting Farmers in Ensenada BC, Mexico Catalyzing the Requirement for Adaptation Methods to be Implemented 

      Guillen Olmos, Mauricio (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2022-03-01)
      Farmers in the Ejido of Maneadero wake up to the recurring nightmare of the phrase "no hay agua"(there is no water). Maneadero, a coastal town part of the municipality of Ensenada Baja California Mexico, is composed of ...
    • No Matter How Long it's in the Water, A Log Will Never Become a Crocodile: An Examination of Patterns of Socialization Among Americans Living in Dakar 

      Kruger, Shonda Renee (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1997)
      Looking back on my initial nine-month foreign study experience in Dakar and the issues it raised for me, it is easy to see that a process of academic distancing similar to that described by the above respondent took place ...
    • No Simple Gift : Neoliberalism and the Kalamazoo Promise 

      Muscara, Hannah (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      In November 2005, it was announced that a group of anonymous donors had contributed funds to provide the full tuition cost at any in-state college or university to graduates of Kalamazoo Public Schools. This scholarship ...
    • No way out: The formation and maintenance of poverty as seen in la Marin, Quito, Ecuador 

      Rustan, Amy Marie (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2002)
      The fieldwork for this thesis was conducted in a marginal neighborhood of Quito, Ecuador called la Marin. There, I worked with laboring and extremely poor children, mostly between the ages of three and eighteen. I learned ...
    • Non-Profit Organizations: Surviving in Difficult Times 

      D'Avanzo, Matthew (2009)
      Non-profit organizations (NPOs) are constantly facing problems in today's market. These problems often come in two forms, internal problems and external problems. Internal problems almost always center around two issues: ...
    • Nonverbal Learning Disorder: The Unknown Disability 

      Fedore, Rachel (2008)
      Learning disabilities are neurological disorders that affect 15% of the population of the United States. They can be broken into two major subtypes: verbal learning disabilities and nonverbal learning disabilities. ...
    • Not a Conversation Between Equals: Perceptions on Barriers to Healthcare for Latinos in the Twin Cities 

      Rosenfield, Sari (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2010)
      This study examines what health care providers in the Twin Cities perceive to be barriers to health care for Latinos. The research was conducted in the Twin Cities with a sample of fourteen health providers each of who ...
    • Not a Conversation Between Equals: Perceptions on Barriers to Healthcare for Latinos in the Twin Cities 

      Rosenfield, Sari (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2011-04)
      This study examines what health care providers in the Twin Cities perceive to be barriers to healthcare for Latinos. The research was conducted in the Twin Cities with a sample of fourteen health providers who have a large ...