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Anthropology: Overview of the Concept of ‘Intersectionality’

Intersectionality is a term that has become more popular in recent years. The awareness of it has been steadily growing. Despite this, the concept of intersectionality remains confusing to many people. The idea behind the concept is complex. Social categorizations … Continue reading Anthropology: Overview of the Concept of ‘Intersectionality’

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Melbourne: Anger Stirs in the City with the World’s Longest COVID-19 Lockdown

In early 2020, the Coronavirus pandemic began its deadly propagation around the world. Governments plunged entire cities into lockdowns with stay-at-home orders, and businesses closed their doors. Over a year later, vaccines have become accessible, and many cities have relinquished … Continue reading Melbourne: Anger Stirs in the City with the World’s Longest COVID-19 Lockdown

Anthropology: The Relationship Between Comics and Film Through Implications of Remediation

Comics and film hold a special place in society. As the world has seen with the increase of superhero movies, primarily those of the Marvel and DC cinematic universes, comics have slowly made their way into mainstream culture. The most … Continue reading Anthropology: The Relationship Between Comics and Film Through Implications of Remediation

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Anthropology: Exploring the History and Culture of New Caledonia

Have you heard the name New Caledonia? According to the anthropology of New Caledonia, it is a multicultural society that contains majorly European (French) and Melanesians (Kanak). The remainder of the society includes Asian and Polynesian. Though English is spoken … Continue reading Anthropology: Exploring the History and Culture of New Caledonia

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Anthropology: Gun Violence in the Media and its Impact on American Society

The media plays a significant role in shaping public ideas, beliefs, and attitudes. It is a huge part of different cultures and is one of the key public influences in the United States.  The media is important in informing the … Continue reading Anthropology: Gun Violence in the Media and its Impact on American Society

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Anthropology: The Representation of Crime and Deviance in the British Media

The media plays a key role in delivering news and stories on various topics and events. It is one of the biggest influences on people’s behaviors, perceptions, opinions, and attitudes. This has an effect on many aspects of people’s lives. … Continue reading Anthropology: The Representation of Crime and Deviance in the British Media