Author: Maria Cecilia Dedios

Web Roundup: May 2020 by Maria Cecilia Dedios

Maria Cecilia Dedios , June 1st, 2020


The web roundup feature seeks to provide a periodical compilation of relevant content about anthropology, medicine, and society. It is fair to say that there has been an…


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Identity politics, partisanship and healthcare by Maria Cecilia Dedios

Maria Cecilia Dedios , July 2nd, 2017


The problem of intense polarization in politics -and in society more generally- has been on the spotlight for several months now. In the past couple of weeks, we’ve…


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Web Roundup: Polarization on the rise by Maria Cecilia Dedios

Maria Cecilia Dedios , August 6th, 2016


This web-roundup looks at the problem of polarization. Several events during the past month have brought the issue to the forefront. As a result, the web was filled…


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Mind, Consciousness, and Artificial Intelligence by Maria Cecilia Dedios

Maria Cecilia Dedios , April 7th, 2016


This month’s web roundup comes through a bit late – paradoxically- due to technical difficulties (my computer died!). Although I will be able to recover most of my…


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Web Roundup: Happy Halloween! by Maria Cecilia Dedios

Maria Cecilia Dedios , October 31st, 2015


It is Halloween again! This month’s web-roundup looks at fear and creepiness, why we feel them and, even more interesting, why we enjoy them. Our brains are hardwired…


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