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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

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Endosymbiosis: Evidence and Application in the Study of Disease

Darwin documented natural selection among finches while in the Galapagos Islands. With his new knowledge, Darwin proposed his theory of evolution. He claimed that evolution was essentially descent with modification. With time, scientists adapted the definition of evolution. Evolution is … Continue reading Endosymbiosis: Evidence and Application in the Study of Disease

The Ethics of Hominids: A Discussion of Politics and Power in Human Research

Around 70,000 years ago, organisms belonging to the species Homo sapiens started to form and establish an evolutionary process, eventually leading to the modern human. The first humans evolved in East Africa 2.5 million years ago and were only recently … Continue reading The Ethics of Hominids: A Discussion of Politics and Power in Human Research

The New Era of Space Exploration: A Cautionary Travel Blog to the Moon

The moon has always been an intriguing interest to humans historically. People on Earth have gazed at the sky with varied questions and concerns. In the early 17th century, the invention of the telescope established new and enlightening discoveries of … Continue reading The New Era of Space Exploration: A Cautionary Travel Blog to the Moon

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Anthropology: Perspectives in Sex, Gender, and Sexuality in the Social Sciences

Research Investigation When I wanted to do a research investigation of “Sex, Gender, & Sexuality” and how the subject applies to the social sciences, I found that the issue is seen in every aspect of our world today in many … Continue reading Anthropology: Perspectives in Sex, Gender, and Sexuality in the Social Sciences