circle-cropped

Xuan Yee

 University of Oxford ’23
I

Publications

The Legitimization of Inequality

Meritocracy is generally celebrated as an ideology that promotes equality of opportunity, and hence, seen as just. In this publication, Xuan Yee interrogates this view by exploring the moral, psychological, and intellectual ramifications of meritocracy when taken to its extreme. He argues that an unquestioned belief in meritocracy is dangerous, for it encourages the successful to justify their own moral deservingness of their position in society, and thus, legitimizes inequality.

A comparative study between “Tess of the D'Urberville” and “Hedda Gabler” / Yee Xuan.

A 4000 word research project presented in the format of an IB Extended Essay. Graded 33/34 by the IB Examining Board.

Breakthrough In Human Evolution: Scientists “Shooketh” by Gen Z Brain

Satire article published in a newsletter that has been running for 19 years.

Color In Storytelling | Aesthetic Film & Animation Montage​

During my internship at Signify (formerly Philips Lighting), I designed showroom demo videos to demonstrate Philips Hue’s IoT capabilities. This video shows some sample footage.

Is "Buy Now Pay Later" a fad or the future? [Presentation]

10-slide presentation created for an individual consulting project.

MATLAB Cody Coding Competition

Xuan Yee

MATLAB Central contributions by Xuan Yee. 80 total contributions since 2019. Ranked top 3%.

MATLAB Projects

Photography

More here

e-Learning [not for credit]

Reading

Ratings are mine. 5-star books are my absolute favourites. 

 
  • All Books
  • Favourite Books

wp_wpbooklist_jre_saved_book_log

Total Books: 48

Finished: 48

Signed: 48

First Editions: 48

Total Pages Read: 17,858

Categories: 0

Library Completion: 100.00%

"′Classic′... a book which people praise and don't read." - Mark Twain

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
32
33
34
35
36
37
38
39
40
41
42
43
44
45
46
47
48

wp_wpbooklist_jre_favourites

Total Books: 13

Finished: 13

Signed: 13

First Editions: 13

Total Pages Read: 5,847

Categories: 0

Library Completion: 100.00%

"If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking." - Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13

my Goodreads profile: Xuan Yee's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (science shelf)