“So as to give them courage we must teach people to be shocked by themselves.”

Final Exam (HUM415)

Respond to 8 of the 10  following prompts in your own language, establishing connections between ideas and themes when possible.

1. structural violence

2. Murder Weekly


4. “the improbable and the mundane”

5. Tres Marias

6. the shock doctrine

7. Pinky

8. “With a stroke of the pen, the military changed world history, erasing every incident, ideology, and historical figure of which the regime disapproved.”

9. Rooster Coop

10. “History is ours and the people make it.”


4 responses to “Final Exam (HUM415)

  1. Justin Jercha December 18, 2012 at 11:38 am

    All 10 for extra credit, right?

  2. Emilia Rosales December 18, 2012 at 7:59 pm

    can we quote from the assigned readings and your blog posts?

    • apciv December 18, 2012 at 9:05 pm

      don’t rely on quotes. as the instructions say, use your own language. a line here or there of quoted material is acceptable, but I’m interested in what you have to say.

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