Power Pie and Power Pi
Characteristics of Power Pie
Power is a Zero Sum game
Power is a limited resource
Power is the sum of assets (commodified)
Power is always relative to others
Power is hierarchal (S/O, O/S)
Relations of power are always competi
Warren: Collaborative construction and negotiation of meaning between the self and
others as it occurs within cultural contexts.
Shorthand: Sharing meaning through symbolic contextual action.
Identity and Communication
Organized around common task
Stages of Group Development
Forming (Primary/secondary tension)
Storming (Task/maintenance Roles)
Norming (Implicit/explicit rules)
The topic of adoption has been a heated debate in America for many years. The idea that
a child in an unsafe home can be placed with a family that can better provide for and love that
child has many people, like Elizabeth Bartholet and Evelyn Bur
In the summer of 2010 I, along with 6 other teenagers, piled into a van and headed to
Atlanta, Georgia. We were going on our churchs youth work trip. These trips are normally about
helping others and learning about a part of life that we may take
Topic: Abuse; Substance abuse
Thesis: I will be explaining substance abuse and how a substance abuser sees the word abuse
differently than others.
A. The Mariam Webster Dictionary Describes substance abuse as excessive use
Title: 3D Printing
Topic: Myths in Deaf Culture
Thesis: I will explain what 3D printing is and tell about the past, present, and future of 3D printing.
Including the good and bad that can and has come it.
A. The 1962 cartoon, The Jetsons,
December 2, 2013
Title: Adoptees Rights
Topic: The right an adoptee has to see their original birth certificate.
Thesis: Today I hope to inform you on the issue of the Adoptees right to know and help you see
that open records
Willingham; the Innocent Man
Cameron Todd Willingham was a man, from Corsicana, Texas, convicted of murdering
his three young children by arson on December 23, 1991. Although Willingham fought for his
innocence during his 12 years on death row he was exec