Items here range from papers to presentations that I've given based on topics that have tickled my interest.

An examination of how social media use helps or hinders progressive consciousness development in teens and young adults. Focuses on Jenny Wade’s Holonomic Approach to Developmental Theory. From the book Changes of Mind. Download the .pptx and view in slideshow mode to get the full experience.)
Overview of Daniel Stern’s insights on human development from infancy. Agency, affectivity, self, and otherness as inherent capacities of infants birth to 1 year along. Emphasizes cognitive development and human interaction under three years. Questions for Ai about the possibility of android development from infancy.
A presentation on Ken Wilbur’s Wicked Problem model using gun violence in Chicago as an example. A map of the influencers, stakeholders, perspectives, and contributing factors. My aim here was to provide a more nuanced audit of the factors addressing the issue beyond what is presented by the media.
Exploration of Western Philosophy, Self-Reflection, and Policy-Making. How do we encourage self-reflection to help scientists, academics, and policy makers, root out bias? What are the neurological mechanisms of self-reflection and bias? How does scientific method discourage self-reflection and what can we do about it?