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About anikan91344

Auto Ethnography Case Study There’s a degree to which I don’t have a strong personal connection or firm identity with any particular culture. I suppose that’s because of all the people I’ve met or encountered on the journey of life, I am the least deeply rooted. An explanation will follow but first, in order to better understand the dynamics of my rather vagabond lifestyle, it is important to point out that it wasn’t my parents intention to do any harm when they were raising my brothers and I. My father was an aerospace engineer and the type of work that he did required frequent relocation. It was very similar indeed to growing up in a military family. No sooner did we start school in a new place and start to make new friends then we had to move again. There was never really any sort of sense of belonging anywhere and there certainly was never any sense of permanence or having roots. To read more, there's an Autoethnography Case Study on my blog (which was created as a repository of academic papers).

The Philosophical Basis of Happiness

Ron Henson Humanities 620 Happiness comes from within and happiness comes from experiences we have with people we love. For thousands of years philosophers were asking about happiness and talking about happiness but without any scientific data. It has only … Continue reading

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the Notion of Evil

Ron Henson Humanities 620 Dr. Polk Key Thoughts on Evil In the Hebrew Bible, evil—a euphemism for sin– is anthropomorphized in the following statement; “You will be accepted if you do what is right. But if you refuse to do … Continue reading

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The Good Life

Ron Henson Humanities 650 Dr. Von Mayrhauser Reading Response III The readings for Part III have something in common with the readings from parts one & two; they were all dense and bountiful. There were so many interesting topics to … Continue reading

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The Elusiveness of Consciousness

Ron Henson Humanities 520—The Self: Body & Mind Final Paper Dr. Weimin Sun The Elusiveness of Consciousness Personally, I don’t feel well qualified to write a top-notch philosophy paper. It has to be one of the greatest academic challenges I’ve … Continue reading

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Nine to Five Warriors in the Age of UAV’s

Members of the cohort were informed early on that we would eventually need to find a unifying theme that would tie all of the papers we’ve done together. I knew from the onset that I wanted to take a look … Continue reading

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Foucault and Dystopia

In order to best approach my topic in the context of the readings, I have chosen to focus on the Foucault article mainly because his views are relevant to the types of systems and interactions I will be examining in … Continue reading

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Call Center Case Study

It seems like anyone these days who has a credit card account or has had technical issues with Windows based operating systems has encountered the experience of calling customer service and having the call answered by someone with a noticeable … Continue reading

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