Forum for Undergraduate Research

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Forum for Undergraduate Research


Volume 12, Number 2

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Section I: The Natural Sciences -- Full Length Papers -- 3 Time of Flight Calculations for Linear and Non-Linear Approximations to the Brachistochrone Problem / Vincent Lombardo -- Section II: The Social Sciences -- Full Length Papers -- 23 Establishing God: The Effects of Missionization and Colonialism in Vanuatu / Elizabeth Cohen -- 43 Behind the Label: Comparison of Garment Sweatshops in Dhaka, Bangladesh to New York City and Milan / Christopher DeFilippi -- 74 Imprisoning Sexuality: Exploring the Fluidity of Sexuality and Sexual Behavior Within the Marginalized Sub-Culture of Women’s Prisons / Joey Sergi -- Section III: Critical Essays -- Full Length Papers -- 99 The “Truly American College”: Establishing a Civic and Democratic Mission at Wagner College and Spelman College in the Interwar Era / Gary Giordano -- 127 Sin, Shame, and Maidenhead: Analysis of John Donne’s “The Flea” / Stephanie Hinkes -- 135 Inventing Asexuality: Building Visibility for the “Fourth Orientation” / Carly Schmidt -- 140 Those Who Never Retreated before the Clash of Spears: Motivations for Enlistment in the Irish Brigade in the United States Civil War / Patrick Bethel -- 154 Language Learning in Room / Ayesha Ghaffar -- 161 Helen Keller’s Political and Social Activism / Julia Loria -- 169 Music as a Unifying Art Form in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Half of a Yellow Sun / Lauren Russell


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Spring 2014


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