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Anthropology in Fashion: Cultural Clothing in Andean South America

Welcome back to another week of the anthropology in fashion series, where we learn about the traditional dresses from one region in the world every week. This week, we’ll be looking at traditional clothing from the Andean States in South America. South … Continue reading Anthropology in Fashion: Cultural Clothing in Andean South America

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Delving Into the World of Whisky: Origins, Production, and Traditions

Since its creation in the Middle Ages, millions have considered whisky or whiskey their favourite drink. Mankind finds the experience that comes from nursing the amber coloured liquid in their hands, inhaling its smoky and wooden aromas and then gulping … Continue reading Delving Into the World of Whisky: Origins, Production, and Traditions

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Anthropology: What Makes Miyazaki Films Special and Foreign to the Western World?

Ghibli is a very well-known studio, even though there are some confusions about its origin. To clarify everything from the beginning, Studio Ghibli is a Japanese animation studio founded by Isao Takahata and Hayao Miyazaki in 1985 in Tokyo, but … Continue reading Anthropology: What Makes Miyazaki Films Special and Foreign to the Western World?

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Anthropology: A Look at the Evolution of Running Culture and Exercise Physiology

Why do humans run? Running is a simple action and exercise that most if not all humans and athletes have engaged in. But what is the purpose of running? This article attempts to give the reader an overview of running … Continue reading Anthropology: A Look at the Evolution of Running Culture and Exercise Physiology

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The Past, Present and Future of Dari: Afghanistan’s Lingua Franca

Lingua Franca refers to a common language used to communicate with people who do not speak each other’s native tongues. Afghanistan is a multi-ethnic country where people speak different languages to communicate with each other. There are several regional languages … Continue reading The Past, Present and Future of Dari: Afghanistan’s Lingua Franca

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Anthropology in Fashion: Cultural Clothing in the Lesser Antilles

Welcome back to another week of the anthropology in fashion series, where we learn about the traditional dresses from one region in the world every week. This week, we’ll continue looking at traditional clothing from the Caribbean. The Caribbean region located … Continue reading Anthropology in Fashion: Cultural Clothing in the Lesser Antilles