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2014, Vol. 6 No. 12 - 4848 words | Sociology » Dating
Since 2004, the proliferation of marriage markets in China has made BaiFaXiangQin an attractive alternative for parents that are anxious and eager to help their single children find a suitable match for marriage. This paper discusses the possible cultural and financial... Read Article »
2014, Vol. 6 No. 12 - 4807 words | Psychology » Dating
First dates are social phenomena of sexual selection. Successful mating depends not only on assortative mating, but also on interpersonal and situational factors that lead to a positive result in pre-mating encounters. To examine the factors that influence the success... Read Article »
2014, Vol. 6 No. 10 - 2208 words | Psychology » Behavioral Psychology
Tipping is a customary practice in the U.S., but many have questioned why customers are so willing to give money away to a server in the foodservice industry. Previous literature has explored factors that influence tipping behavior, such as social norms, age, gender... Read Article »
2014, Vol. 6 No. 09 - 5456 words | Philosophy » Political Philosophy
This paper contrasts the philosophy of Michel Foucault and Jürgen Habermas to determine whether there is any point of substantial convergence between the two.[1] To do so, the essay first argues that the projects engaged in by each philosopher are different. Foucault... Read Article »
2014, Vol. 6 No. 05 - 4174 words | Psychology » Gender
A baby is born, and almost instantaneously, assigned to a life of stereotypical gender identity. The female is described as a “precious baby girl” and is given a little pink hat and wrapped in a pink blanket. The male is a “strong and healthy boy&... Read Article »
2014, Vol. 6 No. 03 - 2465 words | Sociology » Popular Culture
Are memes mere distractions from our normal office boredom? Funny, stupid, or poignant, this most simple digital medium captures our attention in particularly unique ways. But how and why did this form of cultural transmission become so popular, and potentially, so... Read Article »
2014, Vol. 6 No. 03 - 3851 words | Sociology » Generational Theory
As a child, I was sheltered and not allowed to watch the Power Rangers or other such violent and crude television series. My parents divorced when I was two and my childhood was constantly in limbo between two seperate households. I sleep next to my phone and computer... Read Article »
2014, Vol. 6 No. 03 - 3219 words | Film and Cinema » Gender
The need for individuals to categorize themselves and others based on gender has guided the way individuals interact with one another throughout history. The construction of gender, particularly when it comes to young males, has led to the amplification of negative... Read Article »
2014, Vol. 6 No. 02 - 3252 words | Communication Studies » Hate Speech
The Westboro Baptist Church has become widely known for their hatred, polarizing statements, and funeral protests. Consisting of only a small family of about 40 members, Westboro has nevertheless become one of the most recognizable hate groups in the United States.... Read Article »
Discussions, 2014, Vol. 10 No. 1 - 2912 words | Sociology » Marxism
The persistence of racism within the working class is a fundamental problem for any Marxist analysis of race, and there have been several attempts to solve this problem within the Marxist tradition. Most traditional understandings, however, turn out to be theoretically... Read Article »

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