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Ted talk: Sherry Turkle – Connected but Alone (The crisis of belonging in the modern world?)

Why you should listen to her: Since her pathbreaking The Second Self: Computers and The Human Spirit in 1984 psychologist and sociologist Sherry Turkle has been studying how technology changes not only what we do but who we are. In … Continue reading

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TED talk: The Power of Vulnerability – Forming an Authentic Identity

Bren√© Brown is a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work. She has spent the past ten years studying vulnerability, courage, authenticity, and shame. She spent the first five years of her decade-long study focusing … Continue reading

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TED talk: Identity and Muslim Women

Why you should listen to her: Shirin Neshat is among the best-known Persian artists in the Western world. She has lived in the United States, in self-imposed exile from her native Iran, for most of her adult life. This experience, … Continue reading

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TED discussion: What does it mean to be white?

TED discussion: What does it mean to be white?

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Another TED discussion, about Identity and Language

Identity amd Language

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Discussion on Identity from TED

Here is an interesting link from TED.  A discussion about Identity.

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Links

The cool Google Art Project And Tom Martin’s Tumbler http://tommartin.tumblr.com/ And Tom’s day 2 notes: download

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