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Cycling Infrastructure in Washington, DC: Intersection Risk Analysis and Safety Improvements
(Georgetown University, 2020)
Mayors around the world have set goals for their cities toward the Vision Zero movement to reduce traffic fatalities to zero, but many cities lack the tools and practices to make meaningful progress toward those goals. ...
THE TOXICITY OF BEAUTY: Local Social and Environmental Ramifications of Technological Modernization within Clusters of Textile Producers
The local caste community of chhipa printers and rangrez dyers in the town of Sanganer, outside of Jaipur, India, are famous for hand block printing. The centuries-old craft uses natural dyes to stamp intricate designs on ...
Dorothy Thompson’s Second Awakening: Activism on Behalf of Palestine (1939-1961)
(Georgetown University in Qatar, 2020)
This thesis focuses on Dorothy Thompson's intellectual and professional trajectory from her strong support of Zionism, to becoming one of its most vocal critics. It argues that, contrary to many assertations at the time, ...