two cats cuddling together on the coastline facing the sea with their backs at the background aIstanbul looks vague

Anthropology: Stray Cats and Dogs as the Most Popular Faces of Istanbul

Istanbul is best known for having a rich historical fabric and housing some of Turkey’s most important cultural and historical landmarks. However, Istanbul’s texture embeds many more stories into its body, including our stray friends: cats and dogs. Don’t get … Continue reading Anthropology: Stray Cats and Dogs as the Most Popular Faces of Istanbul

Anthropology: Men’s Mental Health in Westernized Culture and Society

What comes to mind when we think of culture usually entails diverse food, people, languages and clothing. But a society’s culture also impacts a person’s beliefs, norms and values. It impacts how you view certain ideas or behaviors. And in … Continue reading Anthropology: Men’s Mental Health in Westernized Culture and Society

woman wearing a pink silk sari, a traditional south asian article of clothing

Anthropology in Fashion: Cultural Clothing in India, Bangladesh and Pakistan

Welcome back to the anthropology in fashion series, where each week we discover traditional dresses from one part of the world. This week, we look at the South Asian countries of India, Bangladesh and Pakistan. These countries in the South … Continue reading Anthropology in Fashion: Cultural Clothing in India, Bangladesh and Pakistan