Author Archives: Jackson Bailey

The Giving Space

  The first thing that caught my eye was the use of white space. Silverstein has a very modern approach to this storybook, he only includes what is needed. On every page, only thin things being discussed are shown in … Continue reading

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Leaving the Nest

 

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Grit vs Age

Link: http://www.cnn.com/2016/05/03/opinions/grit-is-a-gift-of-age-duckworth/   Summary: In this op-ed article titled “Why Millennials struggle for success,” Angela Duckworth discusses the “grit” of millennials in comparison to older generations. She asserts two large explanations of why millennials don’t have as much grit, a … Continue reading

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Transition and Organized Traits? Or Both?

Adulthood as Action   Cook, E. “Adulthood as Action”. Asian Journal of Social Science, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p 317-337. Brill. 2016. EBSCO. http://web.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail/detail?vid=6&sid=21867fa4-d090-4740-a001-fb1bdf6c8cb7%40sessionmgr4009&hid=4214&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ%3d%3d#AN=115378772&db=a9h   Summary This article discusses Japanese “freeters,” young to mid-aged adults that are out of school … Continue reading

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The Never Ending Process

There is no “moment” when I will become an adult. That is not to say I will not become one. Adults are independent, responsible, and mature. Children are dependent, both emotionally and physically, irresponsible, and can be extremely immature. But … Continue reading

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