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Multi-Parameter Functions in Chaotic Dynamical Systems
For two semesters, a fellow math major and I thoroughly proved results from Sections 1.1 – 1.8 of An Introduction to Chaotic Dynamical Systems by Robert Devaney. After going through Devaney's calculations and proofs, I ...
How to be a Libertarian
Can we give an account of free will in terms of the same kind of causal relations that govern all other interactions? I claim we cannot. In what follows, I outline the strongest account of free will of this kind. I then ...
Populism and Its Discontents: Populism on the American Left and Right During the 2016 Election Cycle
The 2016 U.S. election broke numerous precedents and revealed an American electorate that is deeply dissatisfied with politics as usual. It was in this milieu of discontent that populist candidates like businessman Donald ...
Necessary Conditions on Electric Potential for the Formation of Spectral Touching Points
In recent years special attention has been given to graphene as building material and as an energy storage medium. The main property that make graphene uniquely suited to both of these concerns is that it possesses mass-less ...
Targeting Intergenerational Homelessness: Addressing Cognitive Deficits with Parent-Child Intervention Therapy
Homelessness is a prevalent problem in modern day society. It is perpetuated by conditions of poverty that contribute to cognitive deficits. These cognitive deficits further the chance of chronic homelessness by decreasing ...
Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking: A Community Problem, A Community Solution
Domestic minor sex trafficking (DMST) is the commercial exploitation of US citizens under the age of 18. This phenomenon, though often hidden or ignored, is prevalent across United States and in our communities. This study ...
All's Fair in Love and Gore
Through stories, humans deal with their fears. Horror stories in particular confront the darkest aspects of humanity head-on and attempt to understand them. In my screenplay, All's Fair In Love and Gore, I examine the ...
Dostoevsky, Soloviev, and the Problem of Theocracy in The Brothers Karamazov
I examine the relationship between Ivan Karamazov's early article on theocracy and his articulation of theocracy in the parable of The Grand Inquisitor. In this study, I look to Russian Orthodox writings on political ...
Medicine in the Third Reich: An Exploration of Changes in the University of Berlin Medical Department under National Socialism
National Socialism caused pervasive ideological shifts in all areas of German culture and education, particularly the medical profession. The attitude of anti-Semitism and the practice of racial hygiene were prevalent, ...