Join us as we view the symbols of Christmas through the lens of symbolic interactionism. From gift-giving to Santa Claus Christmas is full of symbols.
Learning about holidays through a sociological perspective!
Gift giving, a seemingly simple act, holds profound sociological significance. The sociology of gift giving explores the social dynamics and implications surrounding this seemingly simple act.
Black Friday is a unique phenomenon where historically consumerism is off the charts. Check out our sociology of Black Friday for more information.
Learn more about the critical sociology of Thanksgiving. How are class, race, and gender inequality impacted by our beloved holiday?
Symbolic interactionism is valuable to apply to holidays like Thanksgiving. Join us in our discussion of Thanksgiving symbols.
Enjoy this sociological analysis of Thanksgiving. The sociology of Thanksgiving can reveal a lot about our society and our beliefs!
What is the sociological imagination and how can we use it to observe the US tradition of Thanksgiving? Read more from Dr. Stephanie Wilson at the link!
Applied Worldwide co-founder Luke Hanna shares sociological insight on why political arguments may erupt over family holiday meals.
Uncover the transformative power of World Children's Day on November 20, rooted in the 1959 UN Assembly. Explore the global movement.
Luis Alberto Peniche Moreno provides sociological analysis on the sacred objects that generate social cohesion on the Día de Muertos in Mexico.