A Brief Introduction to Faeries and Folklore (Faerieology pt. I)

  Illustration of a fairy by C. E. Brock (public domain) Fairyology (Faerieology) The study of fairies Fairies have always been with us. From our earliest prehistoric origins, humanity as a species has always taken an interest in the unseen realm. Curiosity … Continue reading A Brief Introduction to Faeries and Folklore (Faerieology pt. I)

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Anthropology: The History and Development of Sign Language Around the World

Let’s take a trip around the world by exploring sign language and its history. What is sign language? Sign language is a visual means of communication that involves gestures, hand signals, body language and facial expressions. All these are employed … Continue reading Anthropology: The History and Development of Sign Language Around the World

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Ethnography: A Qualitative Research Method Used in Anthropology

As its name suggests, anthropology refers to the study of humankind. The word anthropology is derived from two Greek words. The first is ‘anthropos’ meaning human or man, and ‘logia’ meaning study. In this field of study, humanity is scientifically … Continue reading Ethnography: A Qualitative Research Method Used in Anthropology