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Women and work in Indonesia

Researching women’s access to the labor markets is a never-ending theme that seems to widen in a rhizomatic fashion where any question is followed by more questions that bring us back to the very beginning: which women? 717 more words

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Our Children and Other Animals – Unlearning Our Concept of Animals

Posted by Michael Drapper, Marketing Executive

This article originally appeared on Ruby Roth’s We Don’t Eat Animals blog. Ruby’s three illustrated children’s books, That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals… 419 more words

Sociology

DePaul Lambda Alpha (Zeta Chapter) Induction!

Friday we inducted our new members to Lambda Alpha, the National Anthropology Honors Society! Congrats to:

  • Morgan
  • Jackie
  • Maggie
  • Brittany
  • Tara (not pictured)
  • Chris (not pictured)
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To Iceland(ia)

Halló!

My name is Emily, I am a third year cultural anthropology student.
This summer I’m heading out to ICELAND for an anthropology study abroad hosted by Prof. 213 more words

Humans Relied on Rainforest Riches 12,000 Years Earlier Than Thought

Fossil remains suggest that prehistoric people in Sri Lanka may have eaten monkeys and other forest species

Rainforests may not have stayed pristine for as long as scholars had assumed. 664 more words

Natural World

New Research Smashes Orthodox Ideas About Human Evolution

  • New evidence has been found that lead scientists to alter beliefs about the first use of tools by primitive man.
  • According to research, our pre-historic ancestors used tools in a similar manner as we do today.
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Propaganda

Salem Witches, Captivity Narratives, and the Demonization of American Indians

The witch hunt that took place in Salem, Massachusetts was a complicated ordeal. Historians cannot seem to agree on a single cause for the hysteria that took place, and for every argument there is a counter argument and all the suspected causes that are most prominently known tend to be very practical and valid. 2,510 more words

History