Past Dissertations – Pre-2000


Merrill, Heather. “Speaking Subjects: Remaking Feminism and Race in the New Migrant Europe” (Department of Environmental Studies, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA)

Randlett, Victoria. “Atomic Oasis: Las Vegas in its Golden Age, 1946-1958” (Department of Geography, University of Nevada, Reno, NV)

McCarthy, James Patrick. “The Political and Moral Economies of Wise Use” (Department of Geography, The Pennsylvania State University)

McAfee, Kathleen Elaine. “Selling Nature to Save It? Biodiversity and the Rise of Green Developmentalism” (Geography and Sustainable Development, Yale University, New Haven, CT)

Ross, Amy Jeanette. “The Body of Truth: Negotiated Transitions and Truth Commissions in Guatemala and South Africa” (Department of Geography, University of Georgia)

Sturgeon, Tim J. “Turn-Key Production Networks: Industry Organization, Economic Development, and the Globalization of Electronics Contract Manufacturing” (Executive Director,Globalization Project, Industrial Performance Center, MIT, Cambridge, MA)


Brechin, Gray. “Imperial San Francisco: The Environmental Impact of Urban Elites Upon the Pacific Basin” (Visiting Scholar, Department of Geography, University of California, Berkeley)

Johnson, Sharon Grace. “Oaks at the Edge: Land Use Change in the Foothill Woodlands of the Central Sierra Nevada, California” (8 Marin Bay Park Court, San Rafael, CA 94901)

Gardner, Florence. “Redefining Flexibility: How Temporary and Contract Work Are Changing Employment Relation” (Research, AFL-CIO, Washington, D.C.)

Jones, Jennifer. “Unnatural Developments: Gendered Spaces and Childbirth Places in the Dominican Republic” (Highline Community College, Seattle, WA)

Walker, Barbara Louise. “Sisterhood and Seine-Nets: Engendering the Development, Science, and Conservation of Ghana’s Marine Fishery” (PostDoctoral Fellow, Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara)


Cochrane, Michelle. “The Social Construction of Knowledge(s) on HIV and AIDS: With a Case Study of the History and Practices of AIDS Surveillance Activities in San Francisco”

Hsu, Jinn-Yuh. “A Late Industrial District? Learning Networks in the Hsinchu Science-based Industrial Park, Taiwan” (Geography Department, National Taiwan University)

Husmann, Lisa Eileen. “Falling Lands, Rising Nations:Environmental Nationalism in China and Central Asia” (108 S. Bush St., Ukiah, CA 94587)

O’Malley, Mark. “Nature and the Body Politic: Hygiene and Ideology in Fin-de-Siecle Berlin” (Encyclopaedia Britannica)

Schmitz, Charles. “Privatization in Agriculture: A Case Study from South Yemen” (Department of Geography, Towson University)

Smethurst, David Philip. “Transforming the High Country: Absentee Ownership and Environmental Change in the Central Sierra”

Walker, Peter Abel. “Roots of Crisis: Population, Environment, and the Social History of Smallholder Tree Planting in Malawi” Geography Department, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403)


Edlund, Eric Gustaf. “The Late Quaternary History of Sierra Nevada Montane Forests” (Department of Geography, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812-1018)

Freidberg, Susanne Elizabeth. “Making a Living: A Social History of Market-Garden Work in the Regional Economy of Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso” (Department of Geography, Darmouth College)

Kraus, Martine Marie Louise. “A Comparative Study of the Development and Regulation of Biotechnology in Germany and the United States” (Manager of International Regulatory Affairs, Alza Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Mt. View, California)

Pomeroy, Susan Myrrl. “Gendered Places, Virtual Spaces: A Feminist Geography of Cyberspace” Goman, Michelle. “A History of Holocene Environmental Change in the San Francisco Estuary” (Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Cornell University)

Hidalgo-Monroy Wohlgemuth, Neusa. “Organic Agriculture and Indigenous Communities in Chiapas, Mexico: An Alternative to Rural Development”


Koshear, Jeannine. “Traditional Agricultural Resource Management and Ethnobotany of the Guaymi, Coto Brus, Costa Rica” (California State Parks, Millerton Lake SRA, P.O. Box 205, Fresno, CA 93626)

Organ, David Joseph. “The Historical Geography of African American Frontier Settlement” (Department of Geography, Dillard University, New Orleans, LA)

Vasile, Elizabeth Aristie. “The Greening of Tunis: Ghettoization and the Prosaics of Piety” (Management Consultant for Business Designs Associates, Alameda, CA)

Hirsch, Eric. “Pure Sources, Pure Souls: Folk Nationalism and Folk Music in Hungary in the 1930’s”  (Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.)


Krantz, Timothy Paul. “A Phytogeography of the San Bernardino Mountains, San Bernardino County, California” (Department of Environmental Studies, University of the Redlands, Redlands, CA)

Suryanata, Krisnawata. “Fruits of Change: Agroforestry, Land and Society in Upland Java” (Department of Geography, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI) ”

Hsu, Mei-Ling. “A Grid-Based Model for Predicting Soil Depth and Shallow Landslides” (Department of Geography, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan)

Craddock, Susan Leigh. “Diseases on the Margin: Morphologies of Tuberculosis and Smallpox in San Francisco, 1860-1940” (Department of Women’s Studies, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721)

Larson, David John. “The Energy Economy of Northwestern New Mexico with Special Reference to Uranium Development” (Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, California State University, East Bay, CA 94542)

Mutersbaugh, Tad. “Cooperatives, Households and the Village Commune: Time-Geographies of Cooperative Production in an Oaxacan Village” (Department of Geography, The University of Iowa, 315 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242)


Berman, Deborah Santana. “Kicking Off the Bootstraps: Environmental, Development and Community Power in Puerto Rico” (Department of Liberal Studies, Mills College, Oakland, CA)

Yang, Ying. “Image and Reality of Chinese Landscape: With Special Reference to Tourism” (Long Beach, CA)

Page, Brian Kirby. “Agro-Industrialization and Rural Transformation: The Restructuring of Midwestern Meat Production” (Dept. of Geography & Geology, University of Colorado, Campus Box 172, Denver, CO 80208-0183)

Mitchell, Katharyne Wilcox. “Facing Capital: Cultural Politics in Vancouver” (Dept. of Geography, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195)

Hoffmann, Shirley Dianne. “Subsistence in Transition: Indigenous Agriculture in Amazonas, Venezuela” (Office of US Foreign Disaster Assistance, USAID, Washington, D.C.)

Howard, Thomas Frederick. “Breaching the Mountain Barrier: The First Roads Over the Sierra Nevada” (Dept. of History, Armstrong College, 11935 Abercorn Street, Savannah, GA 31419)

Schroeder, Richard Allan. “Shady Practice: Gender and the Political Ecology of Resource Stabilization in Gambian Garden/Orchards” (Department of Geography, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08903-5080)

Clapp, Roger Alexander Jeffrey. “The Forest at the End of the World: The Transition from Old-Growth to Plantation Forestry in Chile” (Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Canada)

Cook, Charles Eugene. “The Historical Biogeography and Phylogeny of Sika Deer (Cervus nippon) in East Asia”

Whitesell, Edward Albert. “Changing Courses: the Jurua River, Its People and Amazonian Extractive Reserves” (Environmental Studies, Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA)

Griggs, Richard Allen. “The Role of Fourth World Nations and Synchronous Geopolitical Factors in the Breakdown of States” (Director, Research Division of an NGO in Durban, South Africa)

Mensing, Scott Andrew. “The Impact of European Settlement on Oak Woodlands and Fire: Pollen and Charcoal Evidence from the Transverse Ranges, California” (University of Nevada, Department of Geography, Reno, NV 89557-0048)


Orvis, Kenneth Howard. “Probabalistic Physiographic Approach to Modeling Summer Rainfall in the Sonoran Desert” (Dept. of Geography, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996-1420) ”

Henderson, George Lawlor. “Regions and Realism: Social Space, Regional Transformation, and the Novel in California, 1882-1924” (Dept. of Geography and Cultural Studies, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ)

Proctor, James Davis. “The Owl, the Forest, and the Trees: Eco-Idealogical Conflict in the Pacific Northwest” (Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106)

Blumler, Mark Allan. “Seed Weight and Environment in Mediterranean-Type Grasslands in California and Israel” (Dept. of Geography, SUNY at Binghamton, Binghamton, NY 13902)

Ellison, Joanna Clare. “Mangrove Response to Rising Sea-Level, Bermuda” (Australian Institute of Marine Science, PMB No. 3, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia)

Muldavin, Joshua Semyon Sylvan. “China’s Decade of Rural Reforms: The Impact of Agrarian Change on Substainable Development” (Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY)

Neumann, Roderick Paul. “The Social Origins of Natural Resource Conflict in Arusha National Park, Tanzania” (Dept. of INR, Florida International University, University Park, Miami, FL 33199)


Cartier, Carolyn. “Mercantile Cities on the South China Coast: Ningbo, Fuzhou, and Siamen, 18401930” (Department of Geography, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA)

Lee, Jeongman. “The Generation of Sacrifice: Modernization and Korean Farmers” (Department of Geography, Seoul National University, Korea)


Huang, Lee-Chiu. “Spatial and Temporal Climatic Variations in the Tropical Atlantic and their Relationships to ENSO” (Department of Geography, National Taiwan University, Taipei, ROC)

Wright, John Burghardt. “Conserving Rocky Mountain Places: The Planning, Development and Protection of Privately-Owned Lands in Colorado and Utah” (Department of Geography, New Mexico State University-Las Cruces, New Mexico)

Jarosz, Lucy Antonina. “Rice on Shares: Agrarian Change and the Development of Sharecropping in Alaotra, Madagascar” (Department of Geography, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195)

McDonald, Mary Grace. “Displacing Rice: Factories in the Fields of Farm Power in Tohoku, Japan” (Department of Geography, University of Hawaii-Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822)

Wigen, Karen Esther. “Regional Inversions: The Spatial Contours of Economic Change in the Southern Japanese Alps, 1750-1920” (Department of History, Stanford University, Stanford, CA)

Argenbright, Robert Thomas. “The Russian Railroad System and the Founding of the Communist State: 1917-1922” (Department of Geography,University of North Carolina at Willmington)

Rice, Robert Armstrong. “Transforming Agriculture: The Case of Coffee Leaf Rust and Coffee Renovation in Southern Nicaragua” (Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center,National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C.)


Bernhardson, Wayne. “Land and Life in the Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas).” (484 Pedestrian Way, Oakland, California 94618)

Sicular, Daniel. “Scavengers and the Development of Solid Waste Management in Indonesian Cities.” (Berkeley, CA)

Starrs, Paul. “Home Ranch: Ranchers, the Federal Government, and the Partitioning of Western North American Rangeland.” (Department of Geography, University of Nevada, Reno, NV)

Stevens, Stanley. “Sherpa Settlement and Subsistence: Cultural Ecology and History in Highland Nepal.” (Dept. of Geosciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA)

Fondahl, Gail Andrea. “Native Economy and Northern Development: Reindeer Husbandry in Transbaykalia” (Department of Geography, University of Northern British Columbia at Prince George)

Gaubatz, Piper Rae. “Beyond the Great Wall: China’s Multi-cultural Frontier Cities” (Dept. of Geosciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003-0026)

Sullivan, Donald George. “Human-Induced Vegetation Change in Western Turkey: Pollen Evidence from Central Lydia” (Department of Geography, University of Denver, Denver, Colorado 80208-0183)

Walsh, Kathleen Dolan. “Cattle of the Moon: Religion and Ritual in the Domestication and Early History of Bos Primigenius in the Mediterranean Region” (Oakland, CA)


Dobkin, Marjorie. “Biography Formation and Daily Life in a Frontier City: The Joint Constitution of Society and Subjects in San Francisco, 1848-1858.” (San Francisco, CA)

Eley, Thomas. “Hunters of the Reefs: The Marine Geography of the Kiwai, Papua New Guinea” (U. S. Fish & Game, Fairbanks, AK)

Raburn, Robert. “Motor Freight and Urban Morphogenesis with Reference to California and the West” (Oakland, CA)

Zimmerer, Karl. “Seeds of Peasant Subsistence: Agrarian Structure, Crop Ecology, and Quechua Agriculture in Reference to the Loss of Biological Diversity in the Southern Peruvian Andes.” (Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin)) ”


Brower, Barbara Anne. “Livestock and Landscape: The Sherpa Pastoral System in Sagarmatha (Mt. Everest) National Park, Nepal” (Department of Geography, Portland State University)

Milukas, Matthew Vitalis. “Energy Flow in a Secondary City: A Case Study of Nakuru, Kenya” (Lahmeyer International, Jakarta, Indonesia)

Pudup, Mary Beth. “Land Before Coal: Class and Regional Development in Southeast Kentucky” (Community Studies, College Eight, University of California, Santa Cruz, California)

Semans, Cheryl Ann. “Mapping the Unknown: Jesuit Cartography in China, 1583-1773” (Department of Geography, University of California, Berkeley)

Lewis, Martin. “Mansida in Bugaias: Economic, Ecological, and Ideological Transformations in the Philippine Cordillera” (International Relations, Stanford University)

Stine, Scott. “The Past 4000 Years at Mono Lake” (Department of Geography, CSU East Bay, Hayward, CA)

Voeks, Robert. “A Biogeography of the Piassava Fiber Palm (Attalea funifera Mart.) of Bahia, Brazil” (Department of Geography, California State University, Fullerton)


Greenberg, Douglas Andrew. “Growth and Conflict at the Suburban Fringe: The Case of the Livermore-Amador Valley, California.” (Berkeley, California)

Horn, Sally Peterson. “Fire and Paramo Vegetation in the Cordillera de Talamanca, Costa Rica.” (Department of Geography, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee)

Bender, Alan Richard. “Flying on the “Cheap”: The Morphogenesis of Affordable Airline Transportation in America.” (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Sacramento)

Carney, Judith Ann. “The Social History of Gambian Rice Production: An Analysis of Food Shortages.” (Department of Geography, University of California, Los Angeles, California)

Sowers, Frederick Walter. “Moving On: Migration and Agropastoral Production Among the Fulbe in Southern Burkina Faso.” (USAID, Niamey, Niger)

eldhuyzen van Zanten, Tisna. “Migration and Household Reproduction. A Study Among the Bissa of Burkina Faso.” (USAID, Niamey, Niger)


Beck, Joanna Eunice. “Environmental Determinism in Twentieth Century American Geography: Reflections in Professional Journals.” (Laney College, Oakland, California)


Hale, George Robert. “Reassessment of the Death Valley-Colorado River Overflow Hypothesis in Light of New Evidence.” (Oakland, CA)

Nelson, Kristin Louise. “Back Offices and Female Labor Markets: Office Suburbanization in the San Francisco Bay Area.” (Berkeley, CA)

Bassett, Thomas Joseph. “Food, Peasantry and the State in the Northern Ivory Coast: 1898-1982.” (Department of Geography, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois)

Godfrey, Brian John. “Inner-City Neighborhoods in Transition: The Morphogensis of San Francisco’s Ethnic and Nonconformist Communities.” (Department of Geography, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York)

Marburg, Sandra Lin. “Man’s Role, Woman’s Place: Images of Women in Human Geography.” (Oakland, CA)


Christopherson, Susan Marie. “Family and Class in the New Industrial City.” [Ciudad Juarez, Mexico] (Department of City Planning, Cornell University)

Groth, Paul Erling. “The Evolution and Exclusion of Hotels, Boarding Houses, Rooming Houses, and Lodging Houses in American Cities, 1880-1930.” (Department of Architecture, University of California, Berkeley, California) Murphy, Michael Edward. “Irrigation in the Bajio Region of Colonial Mexico.” (San Francisco, California)

Priestaf, Iris Gail. “Sacramento River Seepage: alternative mitigating measures.” (D.K. Todd Consulting Engineering, Berkeley, California)

Bassin, Mark. “A Russian Mississippi? A Political-Geographical Inquiry into the Vision of Russia on the Pacific, 1840-1865.” (Department of Geography, University College, London, England)

Harms, Richard William. “Cirques of the Marble Mountains, Northwestern California.” (Bethesda, MD)

Heiman, Michael Kenneth. “Regional Planning and Land Use Reform for Conservation and Development in New York State.”  Department of Environmental Studies, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA)

Lev-Ari, Aviva. “Corporate Growth and Locational Interdependence: Observations on the Production, Location, Merger Activity and Organizational Structure of American Paper Companies.” (MITRE Corporation, Bedford, MA)


Michaelsen, Joel Christian. “Large-Scale, Long Period Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions in the North Pacific Region.” (Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara, California)

Savage, Victor Roger. “Western Cognition of Nature and Landscape in Southeast Asia.” (Department of Geography, University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore)

Yagasaki, Noritaka. “Ethnic Cooperativism and Immigrant Agriculture: a study of Japanese floriculture and truck farming in California.” (Department of Geography, University of Yokohama, Japan)

Hecht, Susanna Bettina. “Cattle Ranching Development in the Eastern Amazon: evaluation of a development policy.” (School of Public Policy and Planning, University of California, Los Angeles, California)

Storper, Michael Charles. “The Spatial Division of Labor: technology, the labor process, and the location of industries.” (School of Public Policy and Planning, University of California, Los Angeles, California)


Kooser, Jaime Claire. “Regulation and System Interdependence: effects of the siting of California electrical energy facilities.”

Lewis, Nancy Davis. “Ciguatera, Health, and Human Adaptation in the Island Pacific.” (Department of Geography, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii)

Liebman, Ellen. “The Evolution of Large Agricultural Landholdings in California.” (Richmond, CA)


Fish, Merle Gerald, Jr. “EL CULTIVO DE ROZA: shifting cultivation in a dry forest of northwest Mexico.” (Department of Biology, Winthrop College, Rock Hill, South Carolina)

Henderson, Krimhilde Trescher. “Farm and Forest on the Dorrigo: a historical-ecological study of land use conflict in northern New South Wales.” (7 Banvard Place, Chapman, A.C.T. 2611, Australia)

Lochhead, Elspeth Nora. “The Emergence of Academic Geography in Britain in its Historical Context.” (PIEDA [Planning, Econ and Devel. Consultants] 52 Queens Rd, Reading, UK)


Miller, Roger Pierce. “A Time-Geographic Assessment of the Impact of Horsecar Transportation on Suburban Non-Heads-of-Household in Philadelphia, 1850-1860.” (Department of Geography, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Ogbonna, Okoro David. “The Geographic Consequences of Petroleum in Nigeria with Special Reference to the Rivers State.” (Department of Geography, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria)

Yeager, Ruth Marie. “Refugee Settlement and Village Change in the District of Serres, Greece, 19121940.” (Colorado Water Conservation Board, Denver, Colorado)

Rossi, Randall Steven. “Land Use and Vegetation Change in the Oak Woodland-Savanna of Northern San Luis Obispo County, California (1774-1978).


Monteverdi, John Paul. “A Meteorological Analysis of the Variability of Precipitation in the Great Plains, USA.” (Department of Geosciences, California State University, San Francisco, California)

Henry, Curtis Charles. “The Spatial Interaction of Black Families in Suburban Cities in the Bay Area: a study of Black subsystem linkages.” (City of Oakland, Oakland, California)

Exline, Christopher Hollis. “The Impacts of Growth Control Legislation on Two Suburban Communities: Marin and Sonoma Counties, California.” (Department of Geography, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada)

Ross, Toby Arthur. “Rural Residential Development in Sonoma County, California.” (Planning Department, Park City, UT)

Felton, Catherine Marie Mancino. “Energy Budget Study of a South San Francisco Bay Tidal Salt Marsh.” (Department of Geosciences, California State University, San Francisco, California)

Helgeson, Ann Cornell. “Soviet Internal Migration and its Regulation Since Stalin: the controlled and the uncontrollable.” (Department of Geography, University of Texas, Austin, TX)


Ferrario, Francesco. “The Tourist Landscape: a method of evaluating tourist potential and its application to South Africa.” (Vicolo Canonica 4, 28100 Novara, Italy)

Herr, Valerie Jean. “Economic Growth and Population Relocation: the determinants of settlement evolution in Northern Spain, 1860-1900.” (Berkeley, California)

Jordan, Kenneth Allen. “The Geography of Consumer Economics Among Black Americans in Oakland: a cultural-behavioral perspective.”

Merrill, Pamela Joy. “American Involvement and the Resurgence in the Australian Cotton Growing Industry, 1962-1972.” (Australian National Park Service, Canberra, Australia)

Schuh, Janet Crane. “People and Place in Transition: Pangoa, Upper Central Montana of Peru.” (Salem, MA)


Berg, Donald James. “Second Homes on the National Forests: changing patterns and values of recreational land use in California.” (Department of Geography, South Dakota State Univ., Brooking, SD 57007)

Elgie, Robert A. “Racial Inequality Within a Socio-Spatial System: the southeastern U.S., 1950-1970.” (Department of Geography, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York)

Floyd, Donald Ray. “Attitudes Toward Nature in Swedish Folklore.” (Social Sciences Department, California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo)

Quinn, Mary-Louise. “Water Management and Use in the Upper Delaware River Basin, 1890-1970.” (Lincoln, Nebraska)

Yoon, Hong-Key. “Geomantic Relationships between Culture and Nature in Korea.” (Department of Geography, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand)

Dillon, Marsha Bratten. “A Struggle to Survive Commercial Navigation in California’s Central Valley.” (Department of Geography, Sacramento State University, Sacramento, California)

Smith, Nigel J. “Transamazon Highway: a cultural-ecological analysis of settlement in the Humid Tropics.” (Department of Geography, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida)


Baxter, Michael W.P. “Garimpieros of Poxoreo: small scale diamond miners and their environment in Brazil.” (World Bank, Box 46, New Delhi, India)

Dingemans, Dennis James. “The Townhouse in the Suburbs: a study of changing urban morphology and social space in American suburbs, 1960-1974.” (Department of Geography, University of California, Davis, California)

Kane, Phillip Stanley. “The Glacial Geomorphology of the Lassen Volcanic National Park Area.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Northridge, California)

Rutledge, William Haney. “Morphology During the Growth of the Los Angeles Conurbation, 1900-1970.” (Oakland, California)

Veblen, Thomas Thorstein. “The Ecological, Cultural and Historical Bases of Forest Preservation in Totonicap.n, Guatemala.” (Department of Geography, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado)

Eichel, Marijean Hamilton. “Dalmatia in Microcosm: an historical geography of changing land use on Brac, Yugoslavia.” (Department of History and Geography, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia)

Foster, Richard Harry, Jr. “Location and Function of Mobile Home Parks: the case of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Area.” (Department of Geography, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada)

Gwan, Emmanuel Achu. “Types, Processes and Policy Implications of the Various Migrations in Western Cameroon.” (Department of Geography, Yaounde University, Yaounde, Cameroon Republic)


Berdoulay, Vincent Raymond Henri. “The Emergence of the French School of Geography–1870-1914.” (Department of Geography, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

Burns, Elizabeth Kates. “The Process of Suburban Residential Development: the San Francisco Peninsula, 1860-1970.” (Department of Geography, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona)

Chow, Willard Tim. “The Reemergence of an Inner City: the pivot of Chinese settlement in the East Bay Region of the San Francisco Bay Area.” (Department of General Planning, City and County of Honolulu, Hawaii)

Pederson, Eldor Olin. “Land Subdivision, Land Speculation, and Urban Form: an essay on urban morphology.” (Department of Geography, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.)


Barnett, Roger Thomas. “Suburban Subdivision: the morphogenesis of housing in Stockton, 18501950.” (Department of Geography, University of the Pacific, Stockton, California)

Bunkse, Edmund Valdemars. “The Earth, the Forest and the Sea: landscape attitudes of the Latvian folk.” (Department of Geography, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware)

Gohstand, Robert. “The Internal Geography of Trade in Moscow from the Mid-nineenth Century to the First World War.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Northridge, California)

Henderson, Arvin Tarleton, Jr. “The Development of Central Queensland: regional growth in a resource frontier.” (Cities Commission, Canberra, A.C.T., Australia)

McLennan, Marshall Seaton. “Peasant and Hacendero in Nueva Ecija: the socio-economic origins of a Philippine commercial rice-growing region.” (Department of Geography, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan)

Paul, Erik Charles. “The Viability of Singapore: an aspect of modern political geography.” (Department of Geography, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia)

Rowntree, Rowan Allan. “Morphological Change in a California Estuary: sedimentation and marsh invasion at Bolinas Lagoon.” (Pacific SW Forest and Range Experiment Station, Berkeley)

Vale, Thomas Randolph. “The Sagebrush Landscape of the Intermountain West.” (Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin)

Winters, Christopher. “Cities of the Pondo: the geography of urbanism in the interior Niger Delta of Mali.” (University Library, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois)

ZumBrunnen, Craig. “The Geography of Water Pollution of the Soviet Union.” (Department of Geography, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington)


Bowen, William A. “Migration and Settlement of a Far Western Frontier: Oregon to 1850.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Northridge, California)

George, Glen. “Spatial Diffusion: an intra-urban case study.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Fullerton, California)

Reed, Robert R. “The Origins of the Philippine City: a comparative inquiry concerning indigenous Southeast Asian settlement and Spanish colonial urbanism.” (Department of Geography, University of California, Berkeley, California)

Rosenvall, Lynn Albert. “Mormon Settlement Patterns: 1830-1900.” (Department of Geography, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada)


Code, William. “The Spatial Dynamics of Financial Intermediaries: an interpretation of the distribution of financial decision-making in Canada.” (Department of Geography, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada)

Doughty, Robin Whitaker. “Feather Fashions and Bird Preservation: a study in nature protection.” (Department of Geography, University of Texas, Austin, Texas)

MacPherson, Anne. “The Human Geography of Alexander von Humboldt.” (El Cerrito, California) Minard, Claude. “Quaternary Beaches and Coasts Between the Russian River and Drakes Bay,  California” (Department of Geography, Sonoma State College, Rohnert Park, California)

Rees, Peter. “Route Inertia and Route Competition: an historical geography of transportation between Mexico City and Vera Curz.” (Department of Geography, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware)

Sargent, Charles. “Urban Dynamics and the Changing Pattern of Residential Development, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1870-1930.” (Department of Geography, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona)

Wilvert, Calvin. “The Southward Migration of Dairying in Australia.” (Department of Geography, California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, California)


Barrett, Elinore Magee. “Land Tenure and Settlement in the Tepalcatepec Lowland, Michoacan, Mexico.” (Department of Geography, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico)

Brown, William Henry, Jr. “Class Aspects of Residential Development and Choice in the Oakland Black Community.” (Department of Geography, Evergreen State College, Olympia, Washington)

Cobban, James L. “The City on Java: an essay in historical geography.” (Department of Geography, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio)

Decker, Bryce Gilmore. “Plants, Man and Landscape in Marquesan Valleys, French Polynesia.” (Department of Geography, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii)

Lobb, C. Gary. “The Historical Geography of the Cattle Regions Along Brazil’s Southern Frontier.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Northridge, California)

Salter, Christopher Lord. “The Geography of Marginality: a study of migration, settlement, and agricultural development in the Rift Valley of Eastern Taiwan.” (Department of Geography, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO)

Walker, Gerald Earl. “Rural Settlement in the Far West: 1850-1880–Sonoma County.” (Department of Geography, York University, Downsview, Ontario, Canada)


Claus, Robert James. “The Spatial Dynamics of a Population of Gasoline Service Stations, Santa Clara County.”

Groves, Paul Anthony. “The Intrametropolitan Location of Manufacturing in the San Francisco Bay Area.” (Department of Geography, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland)

Pagenhart, Thomas Harsha. “Water Use in the Yuba and Bear River Basins, California.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Hayward, California)

Radell, David Richard. “An Historical Geography of Western Nicaragua: the spheres of influence on Leon, Granada, and Managua, 1519-1965.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Los Angeles)


Clarke, William Carey. “The Ndwimba Basin, Bismarck Mountains, New Guinea: place and people.” (Department of Geography, University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji)

Ellefsen, Richard Arthur. “The Milk Supply of Major Indian Cities.” (Department of Geography, California State University, San Jose, California)

Krogzemis, James Ralph. “A Historical Geography of the Santa Marta Area, Colombia.” (c/o Wagon Lits Cook, Paris, France)

Peet, John Richard. “The Spatial Expansion of Commercial Agriculture in the Nineteenth Century: a theoretical analysis of British import zones and the movement of farming into the interior United States.” (Department of Geography, Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts)

Wallach, Bret. “The Geographical Consequences of Oil Land Tenure at the Midway-Sunset Oil Field, California.” (Department of Geography, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma)

Lier, John. “The Impact of the Rural Economy on Urban Structure and Form in the Canadian Wheat Belt.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Hayward, California)


Bowden, Martyn John. “The Dynamics of City Growth: an historical geography of the San Francisco central business district, 1850-1931.” (Department of Geography, Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts)

Cermakian, Jean. “The Canalization of the Moselle River: a study in the historical geography of transportation.” (Department of Geography, Universite du Quebec, Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, Canada)

Collett, Ray Thomas, Jr. “Interpretations of the California Landscape.” (Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Cruz, California)

Frenkel, Robert Edgar. “Adventive Vegetation on Certain California Roadsides.” (Department of Geography, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon)

Markham, Charles Grem. “Climatological Aspects of Drought in Northeasten Brazil.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Fresno, California)

Marr, Paul Donald. “The Impact of Irrigation on Urban Structure.” (Department of Geography, New York State University, Albany, New York)

Sawatzky, Harry Leonard. “Mennonite Colonization in Mexico–a study in the survival of traditionalist society.” (Department of Geography, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada)

Shlemon, Roy James. “Landform-Soil Relationships in Northern Sacramento County, California.” (Roy Shlemon Associates, P.O. Box 3066, Newport Beach, California 92663)

Wilken, Gene Cady. “Drained-field Agriculture in Southwestern Tlaxcala, Mexico.” (Department of Economics, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado)


Andress, Joel Max. “Culture and Habitat in the Central Himalayas.” (Department of Geography, Central Washington State College, Ellensburg, Washington)


Erickson, Kenneth A. “The Morphology of Lumber Settlement in Western Oregon and Washington.” (Department of Geography, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado)

Pederson, Leland Roger. “The Mining Industry of the Norte Chico, Chile.” (Department of Geography, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona)


Vermeer, Donald Eugene. “Agricultural and Dietary Practices Among the Tvi, Ibo, and Birom Tribes, Nigeria.” (Department of Geography, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.)


Denevan, William Maxfield. “The Aboriginal Settlement of the Llanos de Mojos: a seasonally inundated savanna in northeastern Bolivia.” (Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin)

Harris, David Russell. “Plants, Animals and Man in the Outer Leeward Islands, West Indies: an ecological study of Antigua, Barbuda, and Anguilla.” (Institute of Archaeology, University College, University of London, London, England)

Talbot, Lee Merriam. “The Ecology of Western Masailand, East Africa.” (McLean, Virginia)


Edwards, Clinton R. “Aboriginal Water-craft of Western South America: distribution history and problems of origin.” (Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin)

Urquhart, Alvin Willard. “Patterns of Settlement and Subsistence in Southwestern Angola.” (Department of Geography, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon)


Coffin, Harry Caithness. “Marine Influence on the Climate of Southern California in Summer.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Los Angeles, California)


Beaty, Chester Broomell. “Gradational Processes in the White Mountains of California and Nevada.” (Department of Geography, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada)


Barrett, Ward Judson. “Agriculture of Western Samoa.” (Department of Geography, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Johannessen, Carl Lewis. “The Geography of the Savannas of Interior Honduras.” (Department of Geography, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon)

Mikesell, Marvin Wray. “The Northern Zone of Morocco: a study of rural settlement and its effect on the land.” (Department of Geography, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois)

Pennington, Campbell White. “The Material Culture of the Tarahumar and Their Environment.” (Department of Geography, Texas A&M; University, College Station, Texas)

Street, John M. “Historical and Economic Geography of the Southwest Peninsula of Haiti.”

Vann, John Herman. “The Physical Development of the Parras Basin, Coahuila, Mexico.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Hayward, California)

Innis, Donald Quayle. “Human Ecology in Jamaica.”


Kramer, Fritz Louis. “Distribution of Primitive Tillage.” (Department of Geography, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon)

Merrill, Gordon Clark. “The Historical Geography of St. Kitts and Nevis, British West Indies.” (Department of Geography, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada)

Tuan, Yi-Fu. “The Origin of Pediments in Southeastern Arizona.” (Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin)


Burcham, Levi Turner. “Historical Geography of the Range Livestock of California.”

Court, Arnold. “Statistical Bases of Wind Analysis.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Northridge, California)

Simoons, Frederick John. “The Peoples and Economy of Begemder and Semyen, Ethiopia.” (Department of Geography, University of California, Davis, California)


Alexander, Charles Stevenson. “The Geography of Margarita and Adjacent Islands, Venezuela.”


Arnold, Brigham Alicen. “Landforms and Early Human Occupation of the Laguna Seca Chapala Area, Baja, California, Mexico.” (Department of Geography, California State University, Sacramento, California)

Aschmann, Harold Homer. “The Ecology, Demography, and Fate of the Indians of the Central Desert of Baja California.”

Gordon, Burton Leroy. “Human Geography and Ecology in the Sin. Country of Colombia.” (Department of Geography, California State University, San Francisco, California)

Sopher, David Edward. “The Sea Nomads: a study of the maritime boat people of Southeast Asia, based on the literature.”


Doran, Edwin Beale, Jr. “A Physical and Cultural Geography of the Cayman Islands.” (Department of Geography, Texas A&M; University, College Station, Texas)

Miller, David Hewitt. “Snow Cover and Climate in the Sierra Nevada, California.” (Department of Geological & Geophysical Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin)

Patton, Clyde Perry. “Climatology of Summer Fogs in the San Francisco Bay Area.” (Department of Geography, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon)

Wagner, Philip Laurence. “Nicoya: historical geography of a Central American lowland community.” (Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada)

Zelinsky, Wilbur. “Settlement Patterns of Georgia.” (Department of Geography, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania)


Hammond, Edwin Hughes. “Landforms of the Cape Region, Baja California.” (Department of Geography, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee)

Rostlund, Erhard. “A Distribution Study of Fresh-water Fish and Fishing in Aboriginal America North of Mexico.”


Price, Edward Thomas, Jr. “Mixed-Blood Populations of Eastern United States as to Origins, Localizations, and Persistence.” (Department of Geography, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon)


Bartz, Patricia McBride. “Physical Aspects of Ground Water Use in the Upper San Joaquin Valley.” (Falls Church, Virginia)


Parsons, James Jerome. “Antioqueno Colonization in Western Colombia: an historical geography.”


West, Robert Cooper. “The Economic Structure of the Mining Community in Northern New Spain: the Parral Mining District.”  Department of Geography, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana)


Clark, Andrew Hill. “The South Island of New Zealand.”
Stanislawski, Dan. “The Historical Geography of Michoacan.”


Blumenstock, David Irving. “Drought Lengths and Frequencies in the United States.”

Richardson, Robert William. “Summer Air Transport Along the Coast of Central California: a microclimatic study of a wind gap and some observed effects of wind on trees.” (Department of Geography, California State University, San Diego, California)


Carter, George Francis. “Plant Geography and Culture History in the American Southwest.” (Department of Geography, Texas A&M, College Station, Texas) ”


Bowman, Robert Goldthwait. “Soil Erosion in Puerto Rico.” (Department of Geography, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska)

Bruman, Henry John. “Aboriginal Drink Areas in New Spain.” (Department of Geography, University of California, Los Angeles, California)

Hewes, Leslie. “The Geography of the Cherokee Country of Oklahoma.” (Department of Geography, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska)

McBryde, Felix Webster. “Native Economy of Southwestern Guatemala, and Its Natural Background.” (McBryde Center for Human Ecology, 10100 Fall Road, Potomac, Maryland)


Kesseli, John Ernest. “Pleistocene Glaciation in the Valleys Between Lundy Canyon and Rock Creek, Eastern Slope of the Sierra Nevada, California.”


Post, Lauren Chester. “The Cultural Geography of the Prairies of Southwest Louisiana.”


Spencer, Joseph Earle. “The Middle Virgin River Valley, Utah: a study in culture growth and change.”


Raup, Hallock Floyd. “Settlement and Settlement Forms of the Pennsylvania Dutch at the Forks of the Delaware, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.”


Brand, Donald Dilworth. “The Historical Geography of Northwestern Chihuahua.”

Meigs, Peveril, III. “The Dominican Missions of Lower California: a chapter in historical geography.”

Dicken, Samuel Newton. “The Big Barrens: a morphologic study in the Kentucky karst.”


Kniffen, Fred Bowerman. “The Delta Country of the Colorado, Mexico.”
Thornthwaite, Charles Warren. “Louisville, Kentucky: a study in urban geography.”


Leighly, John Barger. “A Study in Urban Morphology: the towns of Malardalen in Sweden.”