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What Does Progress Mean to You? 

Who can argue with Progress? Everyone, it seemed, at a spirited Socratic Conversation on that subject among a dozen diverse TC students on December 6th. Several of the conversants remarked that their quality of everyday life had declined over the past few years -- attributing war, economy, rising tuition, job scarcity, and recurrence of natural disaster. …

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Debriefing Socrates: Singlism, Marriage, Partnership, or…? What’s the Right Choice for You? 

What are our options in long-term relationships today?  How free are we to choose what suits us best – and how free should we be? Are our choices constrained by stereotyping and discrimination? Among the questions addressed in this session were: 1.   What choices for your long-term relationships have you made, or are you considering? 2.   …

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Death, Society, and Human Experience 

Title: "Death, Society, and Human Experience" Author: Robert J. Kastenbaum Publisher: Boston: Allyn & Bacon, 2009 Check it Out: BF789.D4 K36 2009 From the Publisher: "This landmark text on the sociology of death and dying draws on contributions from the social and behavioral sciences as well as the humanities, such as history, religion, philosophy, literature, …

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Work, Society, and Culture 

Title: Work, Society, and Culture Author: Simon, Yves R. , Vukan Kuic (ed.) Publisher: Fordham University Press Call No.:  HD4904 .S495 1986 About the Author: Yves R. Simon is a world-renowned philosopher, and author of several books, including The Definition of Moral Virtue, Foresight and Knowledge, Freedom of Choice, An Introduction to Metaphysics of Knowledge, Practical Knowledge, …

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