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    Lee, Emily S.
    This book introduces and explores the relation between race and phenomenology through varied African American, Latina, Asian American, and White American perspectives. Phenomenology is best known as a descriptive endeavor to more accurately describe o . . .
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    McFee, Graham
    Recent decades have seen attacks on philosophy as an irrelevant field of inquiry when compared with science. In this book, Graham McFee defends the claims of philosophy against attempts to minimize either philosophy’s possibility or its importance by . . .
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    Book
    McFee, Graham
    Wittgenstein on Mind, Meaning and Context: Seven Essays elaborates a distinctive perspective on the later philosophy of Ludwig Wittgenstein, exploring a number of themes from his work, sometimes addressing particular issues, sometimes responding to cr . . .
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    Masters Thesis
    Hwang, Chloe Yea Bin
    This thesis provides a political analysis of the creepshot phenomenon that emerged as a social pandemic in contemporary South Korean society, where misogynistic attitudes are pervasive. Creepshot practice represents a new form of patriarchal control t . . .
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    McFee, Graham
    This book is a further major intervention into the philosophical aesthetics of dance by a philosopher who has devoted much of his professional career to the consideration of dance. It is intended for the interested general reader as well as the postgr . . .
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    Thesis
    Yocom, Jaden
    The catastrophe of climate change is one which continues to grow more and more burdensome for humanity on a global scale. It is also a highly unique sort of issue due to the incomprehensible nature of all of its causes and effects. In this paper, I ex . . .
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    Thesis
    Dhaliwal, Tristin
    In this paper, I will defend the claim that out of respect for their autonomy, patients with severe eating disorders should have the right to refuse medical treatment, even while in imminent danger. I’ll be addressing the history of eating disorders, . . .
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    Student Research
    Miller, Derek
    Code Switching can be thought of as the act of changing the way you speak for different contexts or selecting or altering linguistic elements so as to contextualize talk in interactions across different mediums. While most research of code switching i . . .
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    Student Research
    Tavasol, Marmar
    Expressions can carry problematic hidden implications. I argue that the hidden implications that are deeply embedded in language are most problematic because they are frequently used and the harmful effects are not easily recognized. Specifically, by . . .
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    Thesis
    McKinney, Elizabeth
    In this paper, I discuss the moral permissibility of physician-assisted death for psychiatric patients with severe depression. While the majority of our depressed community do respond positively to treatment, like certain physical illnesses, there are . . .
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    Thesis
    Ybarra, Lauren
    Animal agriculture and factory farming practices have reached a point of moral disdain for those that have sufficient knowledge surrounding the subject. Animals are treated as mere machines and must endure painful living conditions and treatment from . . .
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    Student Research
    Manning, Jeremy
    Social Media companies and their products operate within an as of now unidentified moral structure. I have categorized responsibility to be attributable to different entities. People are responsible and Businesses can be held responsible. Whereas a st . . .
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    Thesis
    Collins, Kevin
    Thought experiments have traditionally played an important role when seeking answers about personal identity. Though common and widely used, some philosophers have questioned the legitimacy of many of these thought experiments. In this paper I engage . . .
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    Student Research
    Marquez, Valerie
    The criminalization of sex work has a major negative impact on those working within the industry. From being unable to seek legal recourse to facing stigma in their career prospects, sex workers face negative consequences as a result of being a part o . . .
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    Student Research
    Yocom, Jaden
    Involuntary commitment (‘assisted treatment’, ‘mandatory care’) is the practice of providing medical care, in one form or another, to individuals who are deemed as incapable of consenting to treatment under the mandate of the law. There is a specific . . .
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    Thesis
    Gonzales, Christopher
    In coming to understand different theories concerning love, I argue towards an account on a theory of romantic love, to which I advocate five necessary conditions. First, I argue that romantic love acquires the condition of nurturing the spiritual gro . . .
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    Thesis
    Ortiz, Karina
    This thesis analyzes the question whether men can be oppressed by virtue of being men. I argue that men can be oppressed by virtue of being men; however, our definitions of men and masculinity must be redefined and reclaimed from the dominant white pe . . .
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    Thesis
    Diaz, Jacob
    In this paper, I analyze two prominent objections against the desirability of immortality - the boredom problem and the personality problem. I argue against both objections, as well as the desirability debate as a whole. These are my claims 1) Both pr . . .
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    Thesis
    Dearman, Briana
    Bell hooks demonstrates why the current way we conceptualize love has detrimental consequences, explaining that it allows for various abuses to take place while love's definition goes unchallenged. In response to this issue, hooks proposes that love i . . .
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    Student Research
    Tavasol, Marmar
    Expressions can carry problematic hidden implications. I argue that the hidden implications that are deeply embedded in language are most problematic because they are frequently used and the harmful effects are not easily recognized. Specifically, by . . .
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    Student Research
    Yocom, Jaden
    America, much like the rest of the world, is currently in the midst of battling record breaking drug addiction. The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime reported in 2018 that prescription drug abuse, cocaine and opioid addiction have recently shat . . .