Highly Commended

The Macroeconomic and Socioeconomic Impact of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in South Africa

Shelby Challis
University of Toronto
Category: 
Social Sciences

Michel Foucault’s theory of law – overemphasis on the role of power?

Long Lam Chu
University of Warwick
Category: 
Law

Pashtun Nationalism, Terrorist Insurgency, Ethno-nationalist movements, North Western Pakistan

Philipp Requat
University of Edinburgh
Category: 
Social Sciences

Control of the body is central to social order

Rosanna Cooney
University College Dublin
Category: 
Social Sciences

RECONCILING DISCRETION AND ACCOUNTABILITY: The legal bases under which an object of a discretionary trust is entitled to access trust information in Australia

Marguerite Jobling
Monash University
Category: 
Law

The social construction of heterosexuality as a means of women's oppression: feminist critique of sexuality

Tairin Biasci
University College Cork
Category: 
Social Sciences

Why Formal Policies Are Necessary When Police Arrest Parents: A Comparison of Two California Counties

Christina Bax
Stanford University
Category: 
Social Sciences

State Dissolution and UN Membership: Comparing the Soviet Union and Yugoslavia

Simon van Oort
Utrecht University
Category: 
Law

More than a game? Mobutu, Sport and Zairian Identity, 1965-1974.

Conor Heffernan
Trinity College Dublin
Category: 
History

Institutional Isomorphism and Systemic Risk in Financial Intermediaries: Implications for Public Policy

Daniel Johnson
Princeton University
Category: 
Social Sciences

Assess the impact of print advertising, if any, on the decline of breast feeding in Ireland c. 1900-1950.

Kate Horgan
University of Limerick
Category: 
History

A critical evaluation of the so-called ‘mobility paradigm’

Jalal Pour
Nottingham Trent University
Category: 
Social Sciences

Nasir al-Din Shah and the Failure of Reform

Nina Chitaia
University of St. Andrews
Category: 
History

The salience of religion in France and language in the United States: a comparative analysis of institutions

Sofia Falzoni
Northwestern University
Category: 
Social Sciences

Determinants of the Urban GDP per Capita Level in China

Idaliya Grigoryeva
National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow
Category: 
Social Sciences

Critically examine the idea of evidence-based policymaking

Kari Pahlman
Australian National University
Category: 
Social Sciences

Presumptions of Resulting Trust and Advancement in Spousal Relationships: Products of a Bygone Age of Relevance in Hong Kong

Felicity Ng
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Category: 
Law

Gender Identity Disorder: The Pathologization of Gender Variance in Psychology

Florence Chan
University of Toronto
Category: 
Psychology

Bad Faith in Commercial Dispute Resolution: A Cross Jurisdictional Comparison

Adam Goldfarb
Durham University
Category: 
Law

Synesthesia: Implications and Applications for General Multisensory Processing

Philippa Hammond
University of St Andrews
Category: 
Psychology