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Why I teach about Female Genital Cutting (FGC) in First-Year Anthropology

jenniferlongphd , March 14th, 2019


Content Warning: The following post discusses the importance of acknowledging one’s own bias and avoiding judgment of cultural practices. It also explores the importance of concepts such as…


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Why I teach about Female Genital Cutting (FGC) in First-Year Anthropology

jenniferlongphd , March 14th, 2019


Content Warning: The following post discusses the importance of acknowledging one’s own bias and avoiding judgment of cultural practices. It also explores the importance of concepts such as…


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A Theory of Propaganda for the Social Media Age

Adam Hodges , April 9th, 2018


Intertextuality and the propagation of disinformation Propaganda typically refers to manipulative techniques and misleading messages used to gain public acquiescence for a political cause, especially …


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The Written World: Using Fantasy Literature To Understand Culture

Emma Louise Backe , January 15th, 2016


By Dana Burton Close your eyes, don’t read another word, and imagine the scene of your favorite fantasy book. Think about the details that make it vivid –…


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