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Slifer 1 Jack Slifer ENGW131 Professor J.H. Morgan 29 September 2014 Essay 1 Introduction In David Berreby’s It Takes a Tribe and Barrie Greenbie’s Home Space: Fences and Neighbors , both authors explore how a sense of unity or belonging is necessary for the survival of humans. Throughout Berreby’s essay, the author insists on the idea that students need to find their niche; that they will be able to develop a strong sense of unity and a place to call “home”. However, in Greenbie’s essay, he examines how one can find this sense of belonging
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Unformatted text preview: in relation to their own home. Greenbie hints that humans will grow this sense of home and pride of their possessions because it is their own, and they will boast about these “penniless clutters that crowd the house”, where Berreby examines this relationship through groups, or “tribes” that students will join, regardless of how arbitrary these groups might be. Both authors go in-depth to investigate and analyze the importance of home space, boundaries, and tribal connections that fulfills an essential aspect of human survival....
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