PSD instructions key terms/phrases.

PSD instructions key terms/phrases.

Creating a thorough and credible analysis Help focus or re-focus attention Make new associations that you might otherwise overlook Try different approaches Observe deeply As much objective detail as possible Create doubled sided notebook for organizing objective and subjective thoughts Take photos of your artifact Craft notes into thick description in objective detail “Someone whoRead more about PSD instructions key terms/phrases.[…]

Notable vocabulary and example thick description.

Notable vocabulary and example thick description.

What is a “primary source“? Data authors generate themselves. Ex: The Bible, Declaration of Independence, Autobiographies What is a “secondary source“? Reporting someone’s point of view about data already generated. Ex: Newspaper articles, Biographies Read Clifford Geertz’s “The Interpretation of Cultures”, chapter 1 pages 3-33 https://chairoflogicphiloscult.files.wordpress.com/2013/02/clifford-geertz-the-interpretation-of-cultures.pdf Objective Description: Details Specifics Subjective Description: Memories Analogies JudgementsRead more about Notable vocabulary and example thick description.[…]

Ancient crayon reading.

Ancient crayon reading.

Today in class I read this article: https://cosmosmagazine.com/archaeology/ancient-crayon-lets-archaeologists-draw-conclusions The crayon in question pictured above. The article explains that archaeologists from the University of York in England uncovered what they believe to be a Mesolithic-era version of a crayon or pencil. The article is interesting because it shows how the technology of previous eras is soRead more about Ancient crayon reading.[…]

Conventions of the book and blog genre.

Conventions of the book and blog genre.

HALTMAN TEXT:  http://s18.pdarrington.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Haltman-Intro.pdf The text has a large font size and the title is emboldened. The title consists of a general topic/idea and a subtitle that helps to narrow down the topic/idea. The title page is blank for the most part with most of the page being white space. The appearance of the text failsRead more about Conventions of the book and blog genre.[…]