In 1904 Simmel was one of the few sociologists to write about the subject of fashion. I am going to examine whether Simmel’s ideas about the role of fashion in society are still relevant today.
California is not the sunny paradise that it used to be. Many people are feeling the pinch with the cost of housing and limited jobs that are secured for tech workers. People are leaving in droves to other southern states to reap the benefits of economic prosperity.
The medicalization of society looks at modern medical conditions to see how certain concepts have gone from being normal, to being labeled as a medical problem that can be fixed.
The concept of gender roles have been prevalent for a long time. I am a part of the generation that is doing its best to break these stereotypes. So I started wondering where all this could have started. Read on to find out more about my theory.
A look at one of the most popular stories from Norse mythology, concerning Thor and Loki's efforts to recover Thor's hammer, Mjöllnir, after it is stolen by the giant, Thrym.
Women's backs work differently from men. Women are probably better adapted at balance and keep straighter frames than men while carrying things off their spines or on their heads. You won't see much of this now, but many images from the past reveal some real wonder women and what they could do.
Twin Oaks Community is an off-grid intentional community in Virginia. Twin Oaks is looking to add new community members, and that just may be the opportunity of a lifetime for someone.
Background on the Irish wakes, including keening, music, and miscellany.
This article is about why vampires hate garlic using a theoretical approach. The three theories elaborated on are biological, existential, and mythological.
There are reportedly over 8 million different species of animals on this planet so it shouldn't be hard to believe that we might have missed a few. The crazy creatures on our list of Top 10 Cryptids That Could Be Real are some of the strangest animals we believe could actually exist.
Mermaids have long been popular and many people would like to believe they exist somewhere in the deep ocean but we all know they aren't real. Right? Mermaids have been recorded in history for hundreds of years and have been sighted all over the world. Maybe they aren't as fictitious as we think.
Unicorns are very popular in society today and have been for a very long time. Many people want to believe these creatures are real but most think Unicorns are a myth. This article will tell of the history and possible extinction of the Unicorn.
On average, Americans and Hispanics/Latinos who were born and raised in America seem to think that Hispanic or Latino is a race. Disclaimer: My article is based on research. If the topic of race offends you, I advise you not to read this article
The Father of Socialism: Auguste Comte includes comment by Dostoyevsky and Henri De Lubac. Comte father of sociology, social science, secular humanism, fascism, communism. Animated by the Spirit of the Antichrist, Comte hated the Gospel, God, and Jesus, invented Religion of Man, Religion of Humanity
The determination of caffeine in tea leaves is a simple experimental process that is carried out as a simple laboratory experiment. The project hones the skills of a student in the extraction and determination of caffeine content from tea leaves both commercial as well as homegrown.
An overview of the eighteen charms said to be known by the Norse god, Odin, as outlined in Hávamál—a poem found in the Poetic Edda.
Franklin Academy Charter School The inspiration for Franklin Academy is Benjamin Franklin, a founding father who personified the pursuit of excellence, discovery and creativity. Franklin Academy offers an outstanding and unique educational experience.
There is evidence that points to the fact that different countries and cultures could have different processes to move on from trauma. Looking into this could provide deeper insights into the social dynamics and even value systems of individual groups of people.
While the debate about existence and non-existence of ancient creatures wages on, dwell in an epic list of fascinating mythological creatures and legendary creatures of myth and folklore.
Gypsies have been in England for centuries. But where did they come from? And why were they treated so badly? Plus Maggie Finch the first Gypsy Queen.
Is there reason to believe that Yule may have been a sacred time of year to the Norse god Freyr?
The Goose Girl is a fairy tale written by Jacob and William Grimm. It's a story of a stolen identity, the power of a given word and the justice winning over injustice.