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The Influence of Child Abuse on the Development of Sociopathic and Psychopathic Behaviours

June 2021 | Nigeria

The Influence of Child Abuse on the Development of Sociopathic and Psychopathic Behaviours

Guest contributor Muib Shefiu draws connections between child abuse and violent behaviors in later life using examples from the sociological literature to make his case.

Muib Shefiu

Muib Shefiu

Where can Sociologists Work in Nigeria?

May 2021 | Nigeria

Where can Sociologists Work in Nigeria?

Guest contributor Muib Shefiu outlines examples of what industries might provide work for sociologists in Nigeria.

Muib Shefiu

Muib Shefiu

Energy Law in Mexico and the Effects on the Environment: Why is it important to focus on renewable energy?

June 2021 | Mexico

Energy Law in Mexico and the Effects on the Environment: Why is it important to focus on renewable energy?

Guest contributor Luis Alberto Peniche Moreno writes about the energy laws in Mexico, using incidences of forest fires as an example of their impact on the environment.

Luis Alberto Peniche Moreno

Luis Alberto Peniche Moreno

The Sociological Significance of Eid-l-fitr Celebration

May 2021 | Nigeria

The Sociological Significance of Eid-l-fitr Celebration

Guest contributor Muib Shefiu writes on the sociological significance of the Muslim celebration of Eid-l-fitr discussing the role of collective rituals in holiday celebrations.

Muib Shefiu

Muib Shefiu

Preventing Domestic Violence through Sociological Theories

May 2021 | Nigeria

Preventing Domestic Violence through Sociological Theories

Guest contributor Timothy Ojewuyi Blessing applies the big three sociological theories to the case of domestic violence, also referred to as intimate partner violence, and in doing so presents sociological solutions to this deadly social problem.

Timothy Ojewuyi Blessing

Timothy Ojewuyi Blessing

The Sociology of Masks: Masking up the Society

May 2021 | India

The Sociology of Masks: Masking up the Society

Guest contributor Dr. Nupur Pattanaik presents a sociological analysis on masks using ideas from sociologist like Durkheim, George Herbert Mead, Michel Foucault and more.

Dr. Nupur Pattanaik

Dr. Nupur Pattanaik

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