Humanities

Focus on the Study of Humanities, Not on the Type of Textbooks

Humanities are often confused with social sciences. The main difference between the two lies in their approach. The former has a subjective, analytical approach and a broader scope of study whereas the latter has an empirical approach and is considered a sub-set of the former.  Under humanities, you will be required to study disciplines like...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Career Advice On Science And Humanities

By acquiring proper career advice we can excel in the combination of two opportunities. In the mad rush for engineering and medicine, students and parents forget options such as Dentistry, Veterinary science, Forestry, Fisheries, Agriculture, Ayurveda, Homeopathy, Pharmacy, Law, Fine arts, Fashion Design, Acting, Music, Modeling, Teaching, Travel...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Degrees Abroad: Arts, Humanities, and Architecture

These days, many students opt to study overseas. Some do this for the experience, others do it for opportunity to travel. Some even do it for the food, shopping or plain old site-seeing. Then there are those who opt to study abroad because an overseas program can truly enhance their education. This is particularly true for people majoring in art,...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Global Warming the Most Important Issue of Our Time - Really?

Should we change our entire civilization to address an unproven theory, Global Warming, which states that mankind's greenhouse emissions are causing catastrophic run-away greenhouse gases to destroy the planet? I say no, and that the planet is fine, don't worry about it, the system seems to be self-correcting and CO2 is good for life on Earth and...
Dec 24, 2014 |

A Career in Arts and Humanities

Diverse Domains in Arts Arts and humanities have numerous career options and there are various fields on which you can work upon. It has expanded indefinitely to include disciplines which require not only soft skills but also concepts of higher mathematics and sciences. The most common trades are fashion designing, study of social sciences,...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Humanities 110 Tech

References provided for the studies. Topics include Gnosticism and Pompeii’s material culture.
May 9, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More