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African Studies: Dissertations and Theses

A gateway to research on Africa.

Search for Dissertations & Theses at the UW and Beyond...

Use ProQuest search to find full-text disserations and theses. [UW restricted]

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More than 1 million full-text dissertations provided thru ProQuest Search. For those dissertations not available in full-text, submit an interlibrary loan request to get a printed copy.

*To find dissertations and theses at the UW and beyond.

Use the link above to explore additional options for locating dissertations and master's theses at the University of Washington and elsewhere.

Use Google Scholar to find Dissertations or Theses

Use the search box and combine the term dissertation with a topical keword,

for example:

  • dissertation Horn Africa
  • dissertation globalization imperialism Sub-Saharan Africa
  • dissertation Ethiopia human rights

How do I set up and use RefWorks to keep track of my citations?

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