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Review Through Bitmeyen Yol and Gurbet Kuşlari Movies

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Cinema was one of the most efficient ways to demonstrate the change in the country for the 1960s. Filmmakers who benefit from the freedom in the law in those years utilize cinema to cultivate social and political matters such as urbanization, industrialization, slum settlements (Güçhan, 1992). One of the main…


Watch these sociological films, if you did not yet!

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Hidden Figures


Did you think about the homeless, disabled, and elderly citizens` rights?

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It is an undeniable fact that human rights are significant protection for all people whatever their race, gender, or age is. However, even in our contemporary world, many people do not know what a human right is and why it is essential.

Human rights are some laws that many countries…


Psychologists revealed the unspoken side of IQ

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Where do chess champions, excellent musicians, and Nobel winner scientists come from? Why all those people are so different from the rest of society?

We see them, amazed, and wonder why they can do that we cannot.

You may say these experts were ‘born special’, their genetic made them special…


Women’s (human) rights

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The formal approach to equality claims that we can mention equality where the law treats people the same regardless of gender.

However, this view does not address some problems and thus is not comprehensive enough to create actual equality for women. The reason is, even if the state proposes gender…


Gossip allows children to learn information and determine by who and how they learn new things.

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Gossip

Psychologists stated that some information about the social environment is complex and it is difficult to gain information from only first-hand experience (Foster, 2004). Therefore, second-hand information is common, and when it's about other people, it's called gossip (Foster, 2004).

Some researchers say that gossip has the role of transmitting…


Are we fooling ourselves?

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It has been six days since I wake up with energy inside of me, make my coffee to work, but ended up with nothing but working.

This has been such a circle to me that the more I wanted to work the more I felt exhausted and tired.

As a…


Overview on The Dunning-Kruger Effect

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Imagine your college or high school years. You studied hard before an exam, but you think your exam went horrible and you are in a very miserable situation. …


You and your child can learn coding at home.

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As you all know, technology is already embedded in our lives.

When talking about the professions of the future, many people put technology and computer-related professions on the top.

Consequently, many parents want their children to have knowledge of technology and especially programming.

Also, I know that many kids are…


Immortality from the Epic of Gilgamesh to the 21st century

Ancient Mesopotamian terracotta relief (c. 2250–1900 BC) showing Gilgamesh slaying the Bull of Heaven (in Tablet VI) of the Epic of Gilgamesh. Image is retrieved from wikimedia.org

It is an undeniable fact that, for a long time, humankind has tried to eliminate human limitations. This quest for the development of the human condition through the elimination of its limitations is known as transhumanism. …

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