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[Xmca-l] Re: Trump's speech and Perezhivanie

Here is a piece that has already started to do some of the basic work of
comparing Trump's speech to other presidents' speeches and also has some
breakdown of the language.

Seems like a useful resource and a beginning. (I share it with all here
b.c. it also seems like a nice article and helps identify the message).

On Sun, Jan 22, 2017 at 12:40 AM, Alfredo Jornet Gil <a.j.gil@iped.uio.no>

> Thank you all for following up on the Trump's speech suggestion.
> Helena, the way you have re-phrased my proposal is exactly they way I had
> hoped it to be heard. I think Andy, Helena, Sue, Greg and Larry have
> offered empirical materials for and analyses of the type we would be
> producing if we were to follow the proposal. Thanks Greg for the reference,
> which seems right to the point, and Sue for the glimpse to people's best
> protest signs (they are good empirical materials for sure). Thanks Andy,
> too, offering your body and soul to scientific progress and undergoing the
> inaugural speech again. The way you describe it is very close to how I
> thought and felt yesterday.
> My family and friends today joined the march here in Victoria, and, like
> Helena mentions, we all commented on how well it felt. There was a very
> cheerful, friendly atmosphere, and lots of affection. I too felt better
> today.
> In case we wanted to go forward with this project, I have created a google
> doc in which I am collecting the resources, empirical cases, and analyses
> that we have begun producing. I have also added additional links (like one
> to the "Bikers for Trump" site, and the full transcript of the inaugural
> speech plus a link from the Washington Post.
> The document should be accessible to everyone who follow this link:
> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Nmn77hKa8XhDJ043ZfVuTUtT7NxDA
> ibuzdv0KJDGqCo/edit?usp=sharing
> I guess the easiest way is that I curate it, populating it with content
> shared in xmca, but everyone is able and welcome to edit.
> Alfredo
> ________________________________________
> From: xmca-l-bounces@mailman.ucsd.edu <xmca-l-bounces@mailman.ucsd.edu>
> on behalf of Helena Worthen <helenaworthen@gmail.com>
> Sent: 22 January 2017 06:54
> To: ablunden@mira.net; eXtended Mind, Culture, Activity
> Subject: [Xmca-l] Re: Trump's speech and Perezhivanie
> OK, got it.
> H
> Helena Worthen
> helenaworthen@gmail.com
> Berkeley, CA 94707
> Blog about US and Viet Nam: helenaworthen.wordpress.com
> > On Jan 21, 2017, at 9:29 PM, Andy Blunden <ablunden@mira.net> wrote:
> >
> > No, Helena, the *environment* is the same, but each are in a different
> *social situation of development*, thus the different perezhivanie.
> >
> > Andy
> >
> > ------------------------------------------------------------
> > Andy Blunden
> > http://home.mira.net/~andy
> > http://www.brill.com/products/book/origins-collective-decision-making
> > On 22/01/2017 3:48 PM, Helena Worthen wrote:
> >> ... The social situation — like the alcoholic mother in the case with
> the three children each with a different perezvhanie - is the same for both
> people who are listening to the speech, but the people (like the children)
> respond differently.
> >>
> >>
> >

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