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Research Proposal-Kirsten Smith

My thesis for this research project is going to be something to the effect of, “Philanthropy doesn’t help the people it’s supposed to.” I read the article about the Toms shoes and how they don’t usually reach the right kids … Continue reading

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Research Proposal – Adam Tutolo

Counter-intuitively means contrary to what might be right or correct. It seems to me that the brain often thinks counter-intuitively, even though many people do not always do what they are thinking. The topic I have decided to write about is … Continue reading

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Research Proposal -Dan Primavera

Is Prozac a “white” drug? Counter-intuitivity is a concept at which I find to be a confusing thing to grasp. To me it seems like a made up thing (the above word is but not the complete concept) and I … Continue reading

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Research Proposal—Mike Middleton

http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2012/04/paper-carbon-dioxide-sequester Proposals with good intentions but have unexpected negative results are counterintuitive. One is utilizing paper instead plastic. Some people choose plastic because they think producing paper is more detrimental to the environment. This is actually not true because trees … Continue reading

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A08: Research Proposal Presentation

In a few hours, you’ll be presenting your proposals for research topics to your class. It’s a casual assignment, but a serious one. We’re not looking for convincing arguments yet, and you don’t need to persuade us that you’ve answered … Continue reading

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