be posted here for a variety of resources that support our work in writing,
critical thinking, and the content of the curriculum.
Census 2000 shows a 72% increase over Census 1990 in the number of unmarried
couples living together. New
York Times, March 13, 2003.
could well be that we are all innately neither heterosexual nor homosexual;
nor may we be innately bisexual or ambisexual. Rather, we are capable
of being attracted to a spectrum of our fellow creatures; whether they
carry XX and XY chromosomes may not determine sexual preferences."
and Genes" by Andrew Hacker. The
New York Review of Books, March 27, 2003.
aired on Feb. 24 "American Experience" series
on Friday, Feb. 10
Resource Center web site
Elements of Style
Rules of Writing
Writing Resources Online
University's Writing Lab
a Research Paper (info on outlining)
Guide for Writing Research Papers
math and quantitative reasoning:
Historical Census Data Browser (U. of Virginia)
relevant to the content of our curriculum:
notes, Chuck on Social Things, Oct. 14
from Discipline and Punish, by Michel Foucault
in Chuck's lecture, Oct. 14)
on Ryan's Cradle of the Middle Class.
concerned with family issues:
to Marriage Project (co-founder Marshall Miller spoke to our program
on Monday, Nov. 11)
on Contemporary Families (Stephanie Coontz is National
Poverty, and Public Policy," by Stephanie Coontz and Nancy
Coalition for Marriage,Family, and Couples Education
National Marriage Project (Rutgers University)
found in the press:
Behaving Badly” in NY Times, Oct. 13, 2002. A discussion
of men as the objects of sexual harassment.
Krugman, Paul. “For
Richer: How the permissive capitalism of the boom destroyed American
equality” in NY Times, Oct. 26, 2002.
Sontag, Deborah. “Fierce
Entanglements” in NY Times Nov. 17, 2002. A discussion
of strategies for dealing with domestic violence.
Pear, Robert. “Legal
Group Urges States to Update Their Family Law” in NY Times,
Nov. 30, 2002. The American Law Institute has published a new report
and body of recommendations, “Principles of the Law of Family
Dissolution: Analysis and Recommendations”