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Race & Gender in Magazine Ads

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Compares ads of 1920s-1930s & 1990s as reflections of social roles of women & minorities.

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Critical Families

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An examination of “Pinochle” by Mark Leyner and “A Father and a Bicycle” by Richard Ford.

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Bartebly, The Scrivener

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An analysis of the lessons to be learned from this novel by Herman Melville.

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Augustine’s Politics

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Examines political theory of medieval Christian philosopher. Looks at issues of Neoplatonist idealism, City of God, the state, justice, law, faith & reason.

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Medea and Oedipus

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A comparative essay on Aristotle’s views on tragic heroes in Euripides’ “Medea” and Sophocles’ Oedipus the King.

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Legalization of Prostitution

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Argues against legalization on grounds of disease, victimization, coercion & exploitation.

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Slavery Novels

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A discussion of two novels written about African American society during the period of the abolishment of slavery: “Ambition” by Beryl Weston and “Contending Forces”…

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Tennyson’s Shadow Imagery

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An examination of the significance of Alfred Tennyson’s work `In Memoriam` about the sudden death of a good friend.

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Animal Communications

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Examines research into the ability of animals (monkeys, chickens, deer, parrots, apes) to have, develop & transmit thoughts & feelings through sounds.

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