Category Archives: thecommonblackhawk Portfolio

Reflective-thecommonblackhawk

Reflective Statement Core Value I. My work demonstrates that I used a variety of social and interactive practices that involve recursive stages of exploration, discovery, conceptualization, and development. With technology taking over the writing practice, it is now easier than … Continue reading

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Bibliography-thecommonblackhawk

Annotated Bibliography Bornmann, J. W. (2009). Becoming soldiers: Army basic training and the negotiation of identity (Order No. 3349632). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (304880565). Retrieved from http://ezproxy.rowan.edu/login?url=http://search.proquest.com/docview/304880565?accountid=13605 Background: It is hard for outsiders to grasp the challenge … Continue reading

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Research Argument-thecommonblackhawk

A Resilient Soldier Army Basic Combat Training is the Army’s way of washing out those not fit to serve. Through the “boot camp” method of training, the Army sends aspiring soldiers to hell and back forcing them to question every … Continue reading

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Causal Argument—thecommonblackhawk

Pursuing Happiness While unknown to those outside of the military community, the defeat and belittlement that we faced in boot camp built up a positive mindset within us. While this sounds counterintuitive, some sense may be made of this. From the … Continue reading

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Definition Argument-thecommonblackhawk

Army Basic Combat Training is the Army’s way of washing out those not fit to serve. Through the “boot camp” method of training, the Army sends aspiring soldiers to hell and back forcing them to question every decision they have … Continue reading

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Visual Rhetoric-thecommonblackhawk

00:01 The advertisement begins in black and white with a view from above, presumably from a helicopter but could possibly be from a tall building. The lack of color seems to exemplify the drama of the scene. What seems to … Continue reading

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