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Race, Class and Gender Differences in Deviant Behavior

Abstract

Deviant behavior is characterized by departing from social norms and values. Each culture has a unique set of ethnics, and the thoughts and actions beyond this set of beliefs are considered deviant. 2,601 more words

Sociology

In the top 2% of publications on Academia

The Bro Code of Saudi Culture was in the top 2% of publications on Academia in 2017. #book #academia.edu #SaudiArabia #Saudis #Arabs #Anthropology #Sociology

Saudi Arabia

Video Games versus the Spectacle

There has been recent studies talking of how people will turn to video games in order to avoid boring routine and everyday lives (Molesworth, 2009). 393 more words

Game Philosophy

Zach Anner & Disability as a social construction

This guy Zach Anner is a true inspiration.  I came across one of his videos a few months ago when he was asked to list “10 things people should know about cerebral palsy” (his ‘disability’).   163 more words

Life Questions

Using a GRIM method to find unlikely published results

Discovering which published studies may be incorrect or fraudulent takes some work and here is a newer tool: GRIM.

GRIM is the acronym for Granularity-Related Inconsistency of Means, a mathematical method that determines whether an average reported in a scientific paper is consistent with the reported sample size and number of items.

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Sociology

Fairy Tale Ending

Good Morning everyone !

I hope you are all well and  that you had a lovely weekend whatever you ended up doing. spending some time out in the sunshine that was here in the UK for a couple days or maybe just catching up with your Netflix queue. 660 more words

THE BOOMERANG AND DOMINO EFFECT OF INTERNATIONAL POLITICS AND FOREIGN POLICY. (From the archives)

This article had been written in 2005, but it did not get published because it was thought to be too critical and not necessary at that time when Nigeria/ the world was in a boom (Unprecedented High Oil Price), some did not realise that the bubble in sight would soon burst. 1,930 more words

Sustainable Development