Both Ends of the Leash: Pit Bull Ownership and Activism in Atlanta, Georgia
Contributor(s):: Sarah Goss
This thesis follows and examines the lives of people in Atlanta, Georgia who own and advocate for the controversial group of dog breeds and mixed breeds known as “pit bulls.” The greater meaning of pit bulls within the United States is also considered from a historical and...
Dirty paws? Identity, adaptation and exclusion for United States homeless populations and their pets
Contributor(s):: Teresa L. Click
Homeless populations in the United States face many obstacles, within this group up to 10% of them may have pets. While services exist for the population; homeless pet owners face difficult challenges in accessing shelter, food, medical care, public spaces and employment opportunities. This...
Under pressure: understanding post-traumatic stress disorder and treatment methods for combat veterans
Contributor(s):: Maurer, Kirsti
Under pressure: understanding post-traumatic stress disorder and treatment methods for combat veterans [thesis]