Family

Sara McConnell In Western culture, particularly American, family has been synonymous with parents, 2.5 kids and a dog with a white picket fence for a very long time. In current Western society, definitions of family are fluid and ever changing, meaning one thing for twenty years and then morphing into something else. Every culture has

Sex

  Sex plays a major part in any part of the world and in all cultures. Traditions and rituals vary widely depending on what part of the world you’re in. Views on taboos, homosexuality, and how men and women respond to reproduction also vary throughout different parts of the world. The desire for pleasure is

Technology

The definition of technology is the application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes. Technology has helped make tasks easier to do and has also helped people preform those tasks quicker. Many different forms of communication, transportation, and tools have required technology to improve them over the years. Communication has “evolved” throughout the centuries. Technology has

Language and Gestures

By Marla Boswell Language and gestures are two very important factors to a culture. Mostly, this is the main factor that helps shape the culture. After reading some books from Kansas State University’s library, there are many ways in which language and gestures are used. These books make some very interesting key points on how

Environment

The planet Middle Earth is one of many planets, but our planet is the only one which has life existing.  We have a Sun and three moons, which only two moons have additional resources such as oil and natural minerals.  Middle Earth itself is mainly fresh and salt water, but the planet has one large