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list of approved texts

 

 

 

List of Approved Texts

 

All of the following texts would be great subjects for Project Two, but you are also encouraged to choose your own subjects and e-mail them to me to see if they're appropriate for this  project. Once you've chosen a text (or had me approve one not on the list), please let Me know which one you've selected by adding a comment at the bottom of this page (please do so by 9/29).

 

Damasio / Looking for Spinoza: Joy, Sorrow, and the Feeling Brain

 

Damasio / Descartes' Error: Emotion, Reason, and the Human Brain

 

Steele / Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do

 

Hunt / Inventing Human Rights

 

Fish / How to Write a Sentence and How to Read One

 

Levitt and Dubner / Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

 

Appiah / Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers

 

Dyson / A Many-Colored Glass: Reflections on the Place of Life in the Universe

 

Lindstrom / Buyology: Truth and Lies About Why we Buy

 

Jack Zipes / Sticks and Stones (most accessible) OR Why Fairy Tales Stick

 

bell hooks / Yearning: Race, Gender, and Cultural Politics OR Feminism is for Everybody: Passionate Politics

 

Jean Kilbourne / Can't Buy My Love: How Advertising Changes the Way We Think and Feel 

 

Morris Berman / The Twilight of the American Culture

 

Raj Patel / Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System

 

Marshall McLuhan /  The Medium is the Massage

 

Harvard Sitkoff / The Struggle for Black Equality

 

William Carlos Williams / In the American Grain

 

Jared Diamond / Why Is Sex Fun? - The Evolution of Human Sexuality

 

Mary Roach / Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex 

 

Judith Mayne / Directed by Dorothy Arzner

 

Lawrence M. Krauss / A Universe from Nothing

 

Michio Kaku / Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps and the 10th Dimension

 

Hubert Dreyfus & Sean Dorrance Kelly / All Things Shining: Reading the Western Classics to Find Meaning in a Secular Age

 

Andrew Solomon / Far From the Tree

 

Frantz Fanon / The Wretched of the Earth

Comments (24)

Andrew said

at 9:38 am on Sep 28, 2014

Michio Kaku / Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps and the 10th Dimension

Lakshmi Nerusu said

at 10:50 am on Sep 28, 2014

Raj Patel / Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System

Rasha Khanafer said

at 12:12 pm on Sep 28, 2014

Steele / Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do

Emily Nowka said

at 10:35 pm on Sep 28, 2014

Marshall McLuhan / The Medium is the Massage

Emily Nowka said

at 2:54 pm on Sep 29, 2014

Just kidding.
Levitt and Dubner / Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

Jordan Genigeski said

at 1:19 am on Sep 29, 2014

Mary Roach/ Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex

john walters said

at 3:03 pm on Sep 29, 2014

Frantz fanon the wretched of the earth

Eric Chang said

at 3:49 pm on Sep 29, 2014

Levitt and Dubner / Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

Alexandra Fiddes said

at 3:58 pm on Sep 29, 2014

Bell hooks / Feminism is for Everybody: Passionate Politics

Abigail Landskroener said

at 10:32 pm on Sep 29, 2014

Jared Diamond / Why Is Sex Fun? - The Evolution of Human Sexuality

Adam Goryca said

at 2:23 am on Sep 30, 2014

Levitt and Dubner / Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

Iven Ayyar said

at 1:44 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Raj Patel / Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System

Mustapha Badjie said

at 2:26 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Raj Patel / Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System

Brian Sliger said

at 2:59 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Andrew Solomon / Far From the Tree

Rabeeh Karnib said

at 3:00 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Steele Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do

Elton DeFrance said

at 3:18 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Lawrence M. Krauss / A Universe from Nothing

Jaspreet Mondair said

at 3:22 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Damasio / Looking for Spinoza: Joy, Sorrow, and the Feeling Brain

Briona Ely said

at 3:23 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Harvard Sitkoff / The Struggle for Black Equality


Nader Hachem said

at 3:27 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Steele / Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do

Ryan Johnson said

at 3:31 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Jean Kilbourne / Can't Buy My Love: How Advertising Changes the Way We Think and Feel

Kayla DeKoekkoek said

at 3:35 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Harvard Sitkoff / The Struggle for Black Equality

De'Jea Bernard said

at 4:15 pm on Oct 1, 2014

Damasio / Descartes' Error: Emotion, Reason, and the Human Brain

De'Jea Bernard said

at 1:04 pm on Oct 8, 2014

Scratch that.
Marshall McLuhan/ The Medium is the Massage

Jason Ahmed said

at 3:50 am on Oct 6, 2014

why is sex fun? the evolution of human sexuality by Jared Diamond

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