Determinator 3, Rise of the Machines:
In this essay I explore how a sexual predator could be subjected to the outside forces which “determines” his actions; such forces are social relationships interpreted by interaction with others and interactions with their environment. The essay is critical of law enforcement and their method of entrapment; where the police providing positive social reinforcement to push the sexual predators into action. This type of sexual predator uses the internet and anonymity to create their own social relationships This allows for them to be disconnected from our physical and social constructs that normally bind and regulate our actions...
Facebook Ideologically Dissected:Straight forward title explaining the relationships of the first facebook platform. Here I look at the way we add friends and what facebook is. This was explored in late 2006 early 2007, when social networking was gaining popularity in the mass media. There are a few interesting points about internet stalking and how a high number of friends can correspond to a more successful stalker...
Friedrich NietzscheA quick synopsis of Nietzsche's main ideas and ideology. One could spend a 100 pages describing the complexities of Nietzche's thoughts, however this is just an unedited summery of a few works. It is also un-sited
Biofuels: Burning Out the World’s Supply of Food
This is a very in-depth warning of the dangers and pointlessness of bio-fuels. I held off a bit from the who physics aspect of energy and entropy, and focused it more on how simple common sense could have avoided this terrible food shortage and depression. I foretell the dangers of Americas effort to produce bio-fuels and the money being wasted and the suffering caused by buzz words like Green Fuel, and Flex fuel and the biggest mistake of them all Ethanol. The future is not all dark and gloomy, i do do offer some hope and real solutions in this article. Please enjoy.
Facebook: Sharing Personal Identity and the Creation of a Virtual Me
Here I continue my efforts to understand this new social medium and its effects on people. I come to some very conclusive arguments and perspectives on what identity really is. We dabble in the dark side of facebook, and come to “face” (lol), with the effects of when we let our hate and malaise intents loose on the internet with no recourse to us. There is so much to this article and it's increasing reality into our everyday lives. This is a serious article and is very relevant to this new social world.
An Analytical Dissection of Immaterial Labour, Precarity, and Recomposition
To sum up that title it is a logical analysis of labour that is precarite, which mean very easy to find another employee to replace you. It is very important to note some interesting shifts in the labour market and how the threat of precarious work has effected the lives of people in this recent recession...
This is more of a philosophical look at the future of genetic manipulation. Written for my sociology of science class I found it touched on some realistic fears of when corporations owns and copyrights genetic material.