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What Is The Child?

I’m currently in the the middle of my three month dissertation writing time and I’ve been reading a lot about what constitutes as “child” by different literary critics and also ideas of the “child” in different cultures and traditions. 401 more words

Child Development

Status: Caffeinating

The morning cup of coffee has an exhilaration about it which the cheering influence of the afternoon or evening cup of tea cannot be expected to reproduce.Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

#tryingtoread #phdproblems


Status: Contemplating "connectedness"

You have to give to the world the thing that you want the most, in order to fix the broken parts inside you.Eve Ensler

The more I read about allostatic load, epigenetics & Life Course Health Development, the more I have to accept that all is connected.

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Dissertation Haiku, VI

Stayed up ’till 2,

On the first draft pages I bled.

Today, I’ll write more.


A Hardbound Copy, British Academy Seminar, and Pics!

Today I walked down from 13 Woodland Road (sight of the History Department at Bristol University) to the Print Services office down the hill. There was an unexpected cost: my dissertation will be placed on the university’s library shelves. 419 more words

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Documentaries on the Spanish Exhumations

Between March 2003 and January 2004, two made-for-television documentaries appeared which dealt with exhumations of mass graves from the Spanish Civil War era. The first was a Catalan documentary, … 995 more words

On "Geek" Versus "Nerd"

To many people, “geek” and “nerd” are synonyms, but in fact they are a little different. Consider the phrase “sports geek” — an occasional substitute for “jock” and perhaps the arch-rival of a “nerd” in high-school folklore. 1,411 more words

Social Science

th0rtilla reblogged this on Kintsukuroi and commented:

This is really interesting, I think it sums it up well too!