An Undergraduate Journal of Philosophy

Volume VI, 2006

Note from the Editor Editorial Staff

Greetings Friends and Readers!

The students and faculty of the Philosophy Department at California State University, East Bay are proud to present the 2006 edition of our undergraduate philosophy journal, Reflections.

Reflections includes original work from students studying philosophy at CSUEB, majors, minors, and non-majors alike. This editions features two articles by philosophy majors, Sean O Dowd and Arin Taylor Dahl. This edition also includes a series of works written by non-philosophy majors.

CSUEB students, please note the call for papers for the 2007 edition ofReflections.

If you like the articles in this journal, please consider joining us for meetings of the Philosophy Society, or take a Philosophy class just for fun. We could be reading your ideas in a future edition!

Please join us in continuing to think about weird, meaningful, and interesting things!

Questions or comments about Reflections?

Please contact Jennifer Eagan,

Editorial and Contributing Staff

Student Editorial Staff:

  • Frank Alioto
  • Rezaul Bashar
  • Katie Doyen
  • Joel Harmon
  • Theresa Murray

Faculty Editor and Advisor:

  • Jennifer Eagan

Assistant Faculty Advisor:

  • Russ Abrams

Web Designer and Technical Consultant:

  • Roberta Millstein

Contributing Writers:

  • Arin Taylor Dahl
  • Sean O’Dowd
  • Katherine Sorenson
  • Lanh Ho
  • Htoi Lahpai

Original Digital Art:

  • Melanie Roland

Special Thanks to:

Iris Gallardo and all the faculty and students of the Philosophy Department at CSUEB.