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10 Reasons on Why YOU Should Save Rosie: She is beautiful No, it is not always about looks, but she really is beautiful About 700 students each year ...

Save Rosie

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"Use-value" by Gould in The Marxist Glossary as “anything that satisfies a human want” (1943: 96). The value of my tree alternates dependent on what ...

Use-Value

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Human exceptionalism paradigm vs new ecological paradigm. The new ecological paradigm makes more sense when thinking about Rosie, my tree. The human ...

Human exceptionalism paradigm vs new ecological paradigm

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Today I am video chatting my mom while sitting next to Rosie, telling mom about the tree and what I have been doing this semester with this class. She has been ...

An Average Day

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Tree blog 11-final   The Importance of Being Earnest:   Hot, sweaty, and tired was when we first met A bond was formed I’ll never ...

The Importance of Being Earnest

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Mariposa is a lot like a service puppy in training. She is young (only about ten years old- just about the age of a puppy if you compare the lifespan of a tree ...

Saving Mari

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Tree Blog 10   Individual: At the individual level this tree has had an extremely positive affect on me. Not only in my attitude towards Earnest in ...

Value Earned

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Tree Blog 9     The HEP theory claims that humans are such a uniquely superior species that they are exempt from environmental forces. Shaped ...

HEP vs NEP- a word from Earnest

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Tree Blog 8   On this wonderful day I chose to go and visit my old pal Earnest. The weather is extremely persistent in its efforts to catch up on all ...

Falling over

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Tree Blog 7   It is nearing the end of October here at Dickinson and the Fall is coming into its own increasingly quickly. Leaves of every color ...

Falling slowly

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Mari has a lot of value to the world around her. In the spring, she blooms beautiful yellow flowers that look like butterflies sitting on her branches. These ...

Mari’s Value

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The Human Exemptionalism Paradigm (HEP) is the set of principles surrounding the idea that the human race is separated from the environment, and that we are ...

We are not exempt

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