Hosanna Fukuzawa
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Jun
17
Book Recommendations: Journalism, History, and Social Science

Book Recommendations: Journalism, History, and Social Science

There's a lot to recommend, so let's get right into it. I've divided this list into three large sections: Journalism,
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Jun
10
The Soviet Union, the "Tartars," and Wayne State University

The Soviet Union, the "Tartars," and Wayne State University

In 1927, Joseph Stalin's power within the Soviet Union had begun to consolidate. Since the previous charismatic leader Vladimir Lenin's
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May
28

Acknowledgements, References, and Recommendations [For Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

Acknowledgements This book is written by a flawed, biased, but wholehearted person terribly afraid of death. And it would have
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May
28
Chapter 8: Confronting our Fear, Insecurity, and Death [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

Chapter 8: Confronting our Fear, Insecurity, and Death [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

CHAPTER EIGHT Confronting our Fear, Insecurity, and Death > Life is tragic simply because the earth turns, and the sun inexorably
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May
21
Chapter 7: The Threat of Nature and the New Dimension to Death [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

Chapter 7: The Threat of Nature and the New Dimension to Death [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

CHAPTER SEVEN The Threat of Nature and the New Dimension to Death > Only within the moment of time represented by
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May
14
Chapter 6: Dying and Working in Despair [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

Chapter 6: Dying and Working in Despair [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

CHAPTER SIX Dying and Working in Despair > For them, recalling the past and looking toward the future were both burdens,
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May
07
Chapter 5: Abraham Lincoln's Dilemma, and the Problem with Brown vs Board of Education [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

Chapter 5: Abraham Lincoln's Dilemma, and the Problem with Brown vs Board of Education [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

CHAPTER FIVE Abraham Lincoln's Dilemma, and the Problem with Brown vs Board of Education > If A. can prove, however conclusively,
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Apr
30
Chapter 4: Othering and Uniting: The Death Management of Japan [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

Chapter 4: Othering and Uniting: The Death Management of Japan [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

CHAPTER FOUR Othering and Uniting: The Death Management of Japan > For 2,000 years, Japan is the only country that
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Apr
23
Chapter 3: Debating Across the Atlantic: Rationalizing Conquest and Colonialism [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

Chapter 3: Debating Across the Atlantic: Rationalizing Conquest and Colonialism [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

CHAPTER THREE: Debating Across the Atlantic: Rationalizing Conquest and Colonialism > Don’t imagine Indians, understand them – Anton Treuer, Everything You
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Apr
16
Chapter 2: Napoleon's Failed Hero System [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

Chapter 2: Napoleon's Failed Hero System [Excerpt from Terrified, Insecure, and Dying]

Listen along to the audio version here!CHAPTER TWO Napoleon’s Failed Hero System > “You may be taller, but I
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