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    argues for the use of pseudonyms or fake names in life and online. Some people say that the use of fake names is a form of lying and others say that fake names are used to manage impressions that they make (Donath 513). Although alter egos are seen bad in the society, but they are useful and valuable in many situations. Using pseudonymous names can persist our privacy and dignity. The use of fake names establish a local identity, people can build a history under their fake names. People use pseudonyms in order to be free to discuss everything they want under these fake names. Nowadays, many countries allow people to use such names and to participate more in making history under fake names. Pseudonyms encourage civility and preserve privacy, under these names; we can do whatever we want without abusing our privacy (Donath 515). For…

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    Many people have used fake names for a variety of reasons but one of the oldest reasons was a method used by authors to publish writing. A alternate name someone uses as an author is often called a “pen name”, an alias or a pseudonym. Authors use pen names so they can be published because for many possible reasons they wouldn’t be published under their own names. Many famous authors have used pen names because they wanted to be taken seriously or wanted to protect their name. For some people…

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    time and to try different genres. He has used names such as Richard Bachman, and more. He also embraced the Bachman name to allow him to analyze his own success, one question he is asked is, and is quoted in the article, “Was he successful because of his talent or because of luck?” Stephen King says he does not have an answer but the books show something more, His Book Thinner, released under Bachman’s name, Sold about 28,000 copies, but soon after releasing it he then released it as a Stephen…

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    Hunter Gay. G-A-Y. As in homosexual. Nope, no ‘e’ on the end. Yeah, I know it is a weird name. Oh, ha, ‘gay hunter’! That’s such an original joke! These are all phrases that I have grown accustomed to saying ever since I was old enough to understand why my name was such a unique one. I’ve had enough people comment on my name that it’s become a bigger part of who I am than it would be to most people. I didn’t let my name only be something that people called me, but rather something that shaped…

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    Names comes in all shapes and sizes. Just by taking a gander at our names, we can view into a window to the past. Last names are the utmost important part of anyone’s name, since it is past done from generation to generation. The meaning and the way names are spelled changes over time and across the world. Our names, meanings, nicknames, and why we were named what we were, are just a few ways that shape are uniqueness. Originating from the Greek name Alexandros, Alexander signified "shielding…

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    Looking back upon all of the years I’ve heard people call out my name, I have definitely had mixed feelings about it. Ellie Rose Cuneio. I’ve never despised my name, but I have learned to love it. Just like, to me at least, months have different colors, I feel like names have the same effect. However, I feel like those things change when people assign me nicknames. Every nickname has a different perception. Even though these feelings have evolved throughout my life, as well as me gaining new…

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    Intern: __Craig Crawford_____________ Date:__7-23-16____________________ PR#__4_____ Western New Mexico University’s School of Social Work MSW Program Advanced Year Process Recording Template I. Client Pseudonym: (Disguise your client’s name) You may use initials, fictional character names etc. __Kevin Hart _______________________ II. Basic Demographics: (age, gender, socio demographic status, etc.): This section should include much detail about every client/participant in the…

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    Every human has a name. It is our nature, our instinct to be called something. Names are the normal. Everyone gets a name at birth and life goes on, but people have discovered new uses for names. Authors are using fake names, or pseudonyms, to conceal their writing for many different reasons. Pen names allow authors to overcome inequality and help authors to be seen professionally. The article “What’s in a Name” states, “Rowling’s publishers feared that young boys—the presumed audience of the…

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    Søren Kierkegaard

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    In this piece, Kierkegaard’s pseudonym uses Mozart’s male lead from Don Giovanni to exemplify several ideas about language and later on as to why music and language are similar mediums in their spirituality. The character mentions that language receives its qualification through spirit, therefore it is the most appropriate medium to convey ideas. This pseudonym is portraying language as a spoken communication of thoughts and beliefs, while noting that music is the resonance of…

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    Mary Jones should continue the use of pseudonyms throughout her papers. As an anthropologist, she needs to accept and stay true to ethical standards by upholding to the Principles of Professional Responsibility above all else in her work. By doing so, she is able to support all her research while abiding by all ethical obligations. The key and number one principle to follow is to “do no harm”. Mary’s work by using pseudonyms is justified as she is above else protecting the participants she is…

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