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Cultural Conditioning

Teaching the Greeks and Critical Thinking - Part 10: The Afterlife

Frank Breslin | Posted 08.28.2016 | Education
Frank Breslin

Teacher: Let's say that you're a high-school senior intent on going to college, but you learn from your doctor that you have only six months to live. ...

Skoll Lesson Seven: Social Change Is Undeniably Emotional Work

Pat Mitchell | Posted 06.18.2012 | Impact
Pat Mitchell

We all laughed, of course, but we got the message: When important and powerful ideas are presented in ways that come from the heart, with the right intentions to influence and effect positive change, we cannot help but respond emotionally -- no matter our cultural conditioning or place of birth.


Pavel Somov, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Pavel Somov, Ph.D.

Who are the Hadza? Location: northern Tanzania; "About a thousand Hadza live in their traditional homeland, a broad plain encompassing shallow, salt...

Big Man, Little Dog

Megan McFeely | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Megan McFeely

I OFTEN see these very masculine looking men in their trucks with a dog the size of a Dorito. Let's examine what I think they might symbolize.

The Truth About the Monkey Business

Veronica Conway | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Veronica Conway

While the Page Six cartoon demonstrates the undercurrent of racism in the collective consciousness, what is less apparent is how racism operates at the subconscious level, which makes it more insidious and seemingly insolvable.