JYAN Blog

The Junior Year Abroad Network (JYAN) connects Georgetown students studying abroad in a variety of cultures. Students share reflections on religion, culture, politics, and society in their host countries, commenting on topics ranging from religious freedom and interfaith dialogue to secularization, globalization, democracy, and economics.
Posts

The Happiest People in the World?
November 14, 2017

Discovering the Spirit of the Game Abroad
November 13, 2017

Catholic Perpetration and Reconciliation in Rwanda
November 10, 2017

The Tale of Two Cities: A Short Flight to a Different World
November 8, 2017

Omote-Ura: At the Heart of Zen Buddhism in the Mountains of Western Japan
November 6, 2017

Friendships and Familial Bonds in Brazil
November 3, 2017

The Case for Dialogue in a Post-Brexit World
November 2, 2017

We're Not in Kansas Anymore
November 1, 2017

Islam and Feminism in Morocco
November 1, 2017

Kolin: A Different Kind of Holocaust Memorial
October 31, 2017

Historical Remnants of Religious Life: A Trip to Shimochaya Park
October 30, 2017

Searching for the "Authentic" Study Abroad Experience in Jordan, One Bathroom at a Time
October 27, 2017

Two Religions in One Country
October 26, 2017

Latina in Latin America
October 25, 2017

Japanese Elections: Culture and Political Campaigning
October 24, 2017

Ancestry and Identity in Jordan
October 23, 2017

The War between Abortion and the Church
October 18, 2017

Justice and Reconciliation in Post-Genocide Rwanda
October 17, 2017

Soccer and Secession
October 16, 2017

The Truth Behind Multiculturalism
October 13, 2017

Brazil’s Favelas: Unraveling the Past
October 12, 2017

How Do I Look? Clothing and Appearance in Jordan
October 11, 2017

Japanese Religious Tradition and Culture: The Toro Bonsai Village
October 9, 2017

Leapfrogging in Action
October 6, 2017

Uncovering Jewish History in Prague
October 6, 2017

In Defense of Islam
October 5, 2017

Little Blue Book: Recognizing Privilege in Jordan
October 4, 2017

The Mapuche "Conflict"
October 2, 2017

President Paul Kagame and Rwandan Democracy
September 29, 2017

Machismo and Gender Equality in Argentina
September 28, 2017

Embracing the Siesta
September 27, 2017

Det Sociale Hus: A Manifestation of the Danish Welfare State
September 26, 2017

Religious Freedom and Plurality in Jordan
September 25, 2017

The Unbreakable Spirit of los Españoles Felicidades
June 5, 2017

Feria: a Cultural Festival Unlike Any Other
June 1, 2017

A Universal Language
May 19, 2017

De Escocia a España: Self-Determination and the European Project
May 3, 2017

A Forest of Graves: Japanese Funeral Traditions
May 3, 2017

Let's Finally Dump Trump
May 2, 2017

Religion and Revolution in Cuba
April 26, 2017

Vegetarianism and Breaking Boundaries in Culture and Cuisine
April 19, 2017

Identity as a South Asian Traveler
April 18, 2017

Still Marching Towards the Promised Land
April 14, 2017

Buona Pasqua Da Firenze
April 14, 2017

Risks for Ireland Post-Brexit
April 14, 2017

Spanish Life and the Pervasive Influence of American Exceptionalism
April 12, 2017

Mexico in the Era of Trump
April 7, 2017

Hong Kong’s Eclecticism Influences its Religion
April 7, 2017

Does College Define You?
April 7, 2017

Havana: A Culture of Sociability
April 5, 2017

Hiking in Hong Kong
April 4, 2017

Reflection and Afro-Brazilian Religion in Salvador
April 4, 2017

Let’s Finally Talk About Mental Health
March 31, 2017

Paris versus "the Province": A Weekend in Lyon
March 31, 2017

From Catholic School to Catholic School
March 24, 2017

The Secret Life of Chinese Parks
March 24, 2017

The Refugee Crisis at Ground-Level
March 21, 2017

Only Italians Welcome?
March 19, 2017

London Is Open
March 18, 2017

Food is the Way to the Heart of Lisbon
March 17, 2017

Meiwaku and Gaijin: Politeness and Group-Mentality in Japan
March 17, 2017

Rugby and Provincial Identity in Ireland
March 17, 2017

My Experience as an Outsider
March 13, 2017

Women’s Rights at the Western Wall
March 10, 2017

A Defense of Bullet Points
March 10, 2017

“Who should pay?” in Mexico City
March 10, 2017

Familia y Franquismo: The Social Evolution of the Spanish Woman
March 6, 2017

French Rap’s Role in French Society
March 3, 2017

Scotland and the Politics of Football
February 28, 2017

Firenze, Famiglia è Food
February 27, 2017

Andalucía: A Prideful Region Teeming with Underlying Hypocrisy
February 27, 2017

Azulejos and Street Art: The Duality of Lisbon
February 22, 2017

The Cultural Background Behind Chinese Crowds
February 22, 2017

The Community of a Cathedral
February 21, 2017

Appreciation of Black Culture versus Black Society in Australia
February 19, 2017

Not Trying to be Morbid, but Let's Talk about Death!
February 16, 2017

“What's Your Sign?”
February 15, 2017

Love in Mexico City
February 14, 2017

Irish Slang and Getting Directions: The Linguistic Divide for an American in Ireland
February 11, 2017

Language in Lieu of Religion: The First Hebrew City
February 10, 2017

Pride and Patria
February 9, 2017

The “Japanese-ness” of Religion in Japan
February 6, 2017

The Year of the Fire Rooster
February 3, 2017

Scottish Nationalism in the Age of Brexit: Pragmatic or Populist?
February 3, 2017

Safe Spaces in…France?
February 2, 2017

Nihon Ryouri: An Ode to Japanese Food
January 31, 2017

When Foreigners Become Family: Chinese New Year in Beijing
January 27, 2017

Mono no Aware: The Transience of Life
January 18, 2017

Language, Identity, and Inclusion in Senegal
January 3, 2017

Rewriting History: The Importance of Understanding Spain’s True Past
December 26, 2016

Soviet Lingerings in the Twenty-First Century
December 23, 2016

Friendship, Family, and Rugby
December 22, 2016

The Country That Erases Its Past
December 21, 2016

Stereotypes of Spanish Time
December 21, 2016

Meditation and Materialism
December 21, 2016

Secularity Across Cultures
December 20, 2016

The Direct Etiquette of Spain
December 20, 2016

When Church and State Are Not So Separate
December 20, 2016

Alcohol and Danish Leisure Culture
December 20, 2016

The Movida Madrileña and Cafés in Madrid
December 19, 2016

Finding Jesuit Values on the Mountains of Rio
December 16, 2016

The Year Without a Thanksgiving
December 16, 2016

An Anglophone Abroad
December 16, 2016

Redefining "American"
December 15, 2016

Faring Well: What Americans Can Learn From the Danish Welfare State
December 14, 2016

Dining with Royalty
December 13, 2016

Dios Está en los Detalles
December 12, 2016

A Lesson from the Javanese
December 10, 2016

Collective Security
December 9, 2016

The Food Culture of Madrid and Learning to Live at a More Relaxed Pace
December 8, 2016

Where Are All the Refugees in Paris?
December 7, 2016

A Divided Italy, A Divided Europe
December 6, 2016

7-Eleven: My Sanctuary in an Unknown Land
December 6, 2016

Talking Trump in Marrakech
December 5, 2016

Religious Russia
December 2, 2016

My Spiritual Journey of Self-love in Mexico City
December 2, 2016

Here Comes the Sun...Or Not
November 29, 2016

Searching for Traces of Spain's Jewish Past
November 28, 2016

Finding My Basketball Grin
November 23, 2016

The Heart of Florence: The Duomo and Religious Culture
November 22, 2016

Tracing Comparisons: Afro-Descending Religions
November 21, 2016

New Zealand: The Battle of the All Black Soul
November 18, 2016

Looking Beyond the Surface Part 1
November 17, 2016

Denmark's Hygge Atmosphere
November 16, 2016

"Your Japanese Is So Good!"
November 15, 2016

The Spanish Commons
November 14, 2016

Life after Culture Shock
November 13, 2016

Election Postmortem: Political Theology after 2016
November 12, 2016

Work-Life Balance in France
November 11, 2016

Assuming Faith in Botswana
November 10, 2016

Youth In Crisis
November 9, 2016

Jordan: Between Iraq and a Hard Place
November 8, 2016

A Lonely Synagogue
November 7, 2016

A Week in Bengkulu
November 5, 2016

My Running Route
November 4, 2016

Race, Religion, and the Morenita
November 3, 2016

Lucha por la Libertad: Spanish Separatist Movements
November 3, 2016

The Wild Side of French Culture: A Visit to Chamonix
November 1, 2016

La Memoria y La Revolución
October 29, 2016

Bicycle Urbanism
October 27, 2016

Japan's Religious "Buffet"
October 25, 2016

Climate Change and the Degradation of Economic Opportunity in Rural Senegal
October 24, 2016

New Privileges, Same Country
October 21, 2016

Globalizing the Feminist Agenda
October 20, 2016

Florence, Birthplace of the Renaissance
October 19, 2016

I Was Robbed
October 18, 2016

New Zealand: The Desolation of the Maori
October 14, 2016

A Gathering in Corby
October 12, 2016

The Economics and Social Politics of Spanish PDA
October 12, 2016

English in Spain
October 11, 2016

The Imperial Tide behind a Modern State
October 11, 2016

St Andrews and the Communion of Saints
October 10, 2016

On Ballet and Democratization
October 10, 2016

Rules and Vending Machines
October 7, 2016

The Culture Behind the Italian Slow Meal
October 7, 2016

The American Immigrant
October 7, 2016

Spending in Spain: Cash and Credit Across the Pond
October 5, 2016

Buscando a la Negrita en la Ciudad: From a Society that Sometimes Neglects My Beauty to One that Exoticizes It
October 4, 2016

Defining Danishness
October 4, 2016

Exploring the Heterogeneity of Black Brazil: Finding Comfort, Care, and Belonging
October 3, 2016

Street Art in the Calles of Spain
October 3, 2016

I Don’t Think I’m in Kansas Anymore
September 30, 2016

Southern Jordan: As Unique as Mars
September 30, 2016

There Is No Hurry In Botswana
September 29, 2016

Perspectives of Privilege
September 28, 2016

Living in Colonialism’s Shadow: What It Means to Be a Bule in Indonesia
September 27, 2016

Noticing Cultural Differences
September 23, 2016

Religion in Strasbourg
September 23, 2016

¿Quién soy?
September 22, 2016

The Burkini Crisis: Religious Freedom and Islam in France
September 21, 2016

Clubs vs. Clubs
September 21, 2016

Denmark’s Urban-Rural Divide
September 20, 2016

New Zealand: A Pre-planned Journey
September 19, 2016

Counting Sheep in Senegal
September 19, 2016

Refugees Welcome—Just Not Here
September 19, 2016

Comparing Cultures
September 16, 2016

Georgetown vs. Gundam Robots
September 15, 2016

Travels of the Taste Buds: The French in Three Meals
July 2, 2016

The War Dances: Toa Samoa vs. Mate Ma'a Tonga
June 24, 2016

Early Nights, Early Mornings, and Macca’s
June 9, 2016

Remembering History
June 9, 2016

Invisible Labor
May 4, 2016

Religion in Hungary
May 3, 2016

The People Behind the Man
April 29, 2016

The Sydney Lockout Laws
April 26, 2016

A Brave New World
April 26, 2016

Sex, Schoolgirls, and the Japanese Pop Culture Empire
April 15, 2016

The Unique and Ultimate Tool of Oppression
April 15, 2016

Roll, Jordan, Roll: Biblical History and Borders
April 14, 2016

Through the Cracks of the Chinese Firewall
April 13, 2016

Being an Atheist at the Dinner Table
April 9, 2016

Bienvenidos a la Feria de Abril (Welcome to the April Fair)
April 8, 2016

The Importance of Cultural Diplomacy in the “Special Relationship”
April 5, 2016

The Religion of the National Health Service?
April 4, 2016

Pompeii: Art and Culture in a Ruined City
April 1, 2016

Social Cleavage in Hungary—Magyars and Roma
March 23, 2016

The Blank Canvas
March 21, 2016

Presidential Elections in the Age of Globalization
March 14, 2016

Trump in India
March 14, 2016

When the Lord Closes a Door…
March 13, 2016

Religion, Joy, and Community in Japanese Life
March 11, 2016

Behind the Cathedral Door: A Look at Religion in Sevilla
March 8, 2016

Identities of Resistance and Resilience
March 8, 2016

The Hustle and Bustle of Buenos Aires
March 8, 2016

Praying Rituals and Etiquettes of Southern China
March 7, 2016

Interfaith Solidarity at the Barbershop
March 4, 2016

Backpacking through China’s Most Diverse Province
February 22, 2016

Concrete Jungles in the Middle of Mountains
February 20, 2016

Distinctly Scottish
February 18, 2016

Colonization: Perpetual Distaste in India
February 18, 2016

Impounding History
February 18, 2016

"Unfinished"
February 14, 2016

The Most Beautiful Bridge in Paris
February 10, 2016

Deconstructing Conflicting Memories of Colonialism: Hong Kong and China
February 10, 2016

From the Passenger’s Seat: Reflections on Jordanian Hospitality, History, and Culture
February 5, 2016

Carnevale in Venice
February 5, 2016

How Are You?: Cura Personalis in the United Kingdom
February 4, 2016

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes
February 2, 2016

The National Sport
February 2, 2016

Where Everything is Possible, but Nothing is Easy
January 28, 2016

Fremantle: Australia's Gateway
January 20, 2016

Chinese Marriages
January 15, 2016

Kiwi Conservation and National Identity
January 12, 2016

A Tale of Two Cities: On Art, Exportation, and Economic Disparities in Valparaiso
January 4, 2016

Chile: Perspectives on Travel
December 20, 2015

Cultural Christianity: The Role of Faith in an Increasingly Secular Scotland
December 18, 2015

A Taste of Moroccan Hospitality
December 15, 2015

Religion in Denmark
December 11, 2015

Why the Irish Take Sides in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
December 9, 2015

The Folk High School
December 8, 2015

The False Illusion of the Melting Pot
December 8, 2015

People Over Places
December 7, 2015

More Than Just a Game: Fútbol as an Indicator of Inequality in Buenos Aires
December 4, 2015

Auckland: A City Often At Odds with New Zealand
December 4, 2015

An Unlikely Debate
December 3, 2015

China’s Two Child Policy Stumbling Blocks
December 2, 2015

Are We Human Beings with Spirituality or Spiritual Beings with Humanity?
November 25, 2015

Cuban Perceptions of the Changes within US-Cuba Relations
November 25, 2015

The Meaning of Secularism in India
November 25, 2015

Intro-viewing and Writing People in Glasgow
November 24, 2015

Karaam: An Arab Virtue
November 23, 2015

Preserving Mapuche Culture in a Globalized World
November 19, 2015

A Lesson in Class: Social Hierarchy in the United Kingdom
November 18, 2015

Money Talks—For Better or Worse
November 18, 2015

Celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival in the North and the South of China
November 18, 2015

The All Blacks: Back to Back
November 17, 2015

Irish Healthcare through the Lens of a Nursing Student
November 16, 2015

What It’s Like to See Your Country Go through a Terrorist Attack While Studying Abroad
November 16, 2015

Examining Moroccan Nationality from an Outsider’s Perspective
November 13, 2015

Immigration and the Construction of the Chilean National Identity
November 13, 2015

A Different Kind of Normal
November 12, 2015

Tasmanian Flora and Fauna
November 12, 2015

Springtime in Argentina: Promising Political Change?
November 11, 2015

Witnessing the Pope’s Mass in Havana
November 10, 2015

Downplaying the Successes of the World’s Happiest Country?
November 10, 2015

Becoming an Environmentalist in China
November 6, 2015

Control in Scotland: One American’s Observations
November 5, 2015

Brazilian Diversity
November 4, 2015

Diplomacy in Action: Jordan, Israel, and Palestine
November 3, 2015

Intra-viewing and Reading Places in Glasgow
November 2, 2015

Identity and Memory in the Rif
October 30, 2015

A Religion for Peace: How the State is Shaping Islam in Morocco
October 29, 2015

InterViewing and Hearing Pieces of Glasgow
October 28, 2015

Out of Sight, Out of Mind: The Visibility of India’s Poverty
October 16, 2015

The Catholic Chilean Conundrum
October 14, 2015

Machismo Chileno
October 14, 2015

Reading the ‘City of Literature:’ Literary Identity and History in Edinburgh
October 13, 2015

Danish Perspectives on the Refugee Influx in Europe
October 12, 2015

International Impressions of American Gun Violence
October 10, 2015

What It Means to be a Catholic Country
October 9, 2015

Georgetown: A Cross-Campus, Cross-Cultural Perspective
October 9, 2015

Copenhagen: (Just) Picture Perfect
October 9, 2015

The TPP: A View from New Zealand
October 9, 2015

Perspectives on Luxury
October 7, 2015

Getting Naked in Morocco: The Politics of the Hamam
October 7, 2015

One Church, Two Communities: Classism in the Catholic Church in El Salvador
October 6, 2015

Game of Thrones, Down Under: Australian Politics and the Refugee Crisis
October 2, 2015

“Fáilte go mBaile Átha Cliath" (Welcome to Dublin)
October 2, 2015

The Truth About Gender Equality in Cuba
October 1, 2015

Fàilte: Scotland’s Welcome
October 1, 2015

The Disappeared People of Argentina
September 30, 2015

Underground Sundays: Protestant Churches in Modern China from a Student’s Perspective
September 29, 2015

The Maori People and Environmental Protectionism
September 25, 2015

Heat of the Moment
September 25, 2015

Being One in a Billion
September 25, 2015

Sameness in Russia
September 25, 2015

The Traditional Birth Attendants (TBAs) of Tanzania
July 7, 2015

The Pata Negra and Catholic Dominance in Spain
June 16, 2015

Danish Mentality in an American World
June 3, 2015

Begging for Change
June 2, 2015

Education Through Eating
June 2, 2015

Ecuador's Plurality of Cultures
June 1, 2015

English Accents: Markers of Regional Identity
May 26, 2015

Food For Thought: Indonesian Cuisine in the Netherlands
May 22, 2015

Nature and Culture: A Ride Down the Orange River
May 20, 2015

French Gastronomy and French Law
May 20, 2015

The School of Salamanca: Intellectual Roots of International Law
May 18, 2015

Community in Cameroon: More than a Cliché
May 15, 2015

Prague and Parents
May 14, 2015

The Plains of Spain
May 14, 2015

Crosses and Kimchi: The Rise of Christianity in Korea
May 11, 2015

Studying at Sciences-Po
May 11, 2015

Cultural Diversity in Morocco
May 9, 2015

The Okinawan Culture: American and Japanese Influences
May 9, 2015

London 2012: Where is the Great Athletic Legacy Promised?
May 8, 2015

Honoring History, the Hungarian Way
May 5, 2015

Being Muslim in London
May 1, 2015

Regionalism in Paris: Language Policies
April 28, 2015

Spirits & Fortunes: The Modern Manifestation of Korea’s Native Religion
April 28, 2015

Cultural Comparisons and the Prominence of Art
April 22, 2015

A Ban on Beef: Who Will Benefit?
April 21, 2015

Folklore in the Scottish Highlands
April 21, 2015

The Culture of Student Life in Hong Kong
April 16, 2015

Keeping Italian Shoemaking Alive One Step at a Time
April 16, 2015

Opera in Florence: It’s Not Over 'Till the Fat Lady Sings
April 14, 2015

Marabout Power in Democratic Senegal
April 13, 2015

Hitting the High Notes: Italy’s Opera Tradition
April 3, 2015

Swahili: More Than Just a Language
April 2, 2015

Political Apathy Among Youth in the United Kingdom
March 31, 2015

The Effects of the Tohoku Earthquake on Present-Day Japan
March 27, 2015

Huelgas Educativas (Education Strikes)
March 27, 2015

A Radical Education: Student Activism in Brighton, England
March 27, 2015

Finding “Home” Away From Home: Scandinavian Culture in Oxford
March 26, 2015

Aggressive Hospitality
March 26, 2015

Navarredonda de la Rinconada: The Capital of the World
March 26, 2015

Anarchists in Spain
March 26, 2015

French Gastronomy: the Fifth Art
March 25, 2015

Confucian Hierarchy in Modern Day Korea
March 25, 2015

How to Speak Chileno (According to a Far-From-Proficient Gringa)
March 24, 2015

Sharing Rides in Yaoundé
March 24, 2015

Scottish National Pride
March 18, 2015

The Importance of Giving
March 17, 2015

From the Ground Up: Grassroots Development Efforts in South Africa’s Informal Settlements
March 17, 2015

Violence and Free Speech in Copenhagen
March 17, 2015

Progress and Problems: Sexism within the Italian Culture
March 16, 2015

Feminism in London: Immanence in Absence
March 16, 2015

On Being French in Morocco
March 12, 2015

Cultural Diplomacy in Quito
March 12, 2015

The Mechanism of Leisure in Salamanca, Spain
March 10, 2015

Changing the Tem'po
March 10, 2015

The Informal Economy in India
March 6, 2015

"Czech" It Out
March 3, 2015

Corruptor and Corrupted: Cameroon’s Open Secrets
March 2, 2015

After the Wave of Yellow Umbrellas: Why the Citizens Protest Again
February 27, 2015

Hong Kong: The Struggle for a Separate Identity
February 27, 2015

______ United: English Football Culture Supersedes Sport
February 26, 2015

Religion and Superstition in Japan
February 26, 2015

Multilingual Norms in Morocco
February 25, 2015

Labor and Migration Issues in Hungary, the Gateway to the European Union
February 25, 2015

Elgin Marbles: What Do the Britons Think?
February 24, 2015

Creating Ageless Beauty: Facelifts and Plastic Surgeries of the World's Artistic Treasures
February 24, 2015

Sundays, Siestas, and Spanish Values
February 23, 2015

Modern Women in Spain
February 23, 2015

Complicated Catholicism in Italian Society
February 19, 2015

Ecuador’s President Battles Late-Night Television
February 19, 2015

In the Wake of Crisis, Uncertainty About the Future of Free Speech in France
February 13, 2015

Shades of the Past: Implicit Racism in South Africa
February 12, 2015

Charlie Hebdo on the Ground
February 12, 2015

Lending a Hand in Denmark: The Subtleties of Happiness
February 11, 2015

Rethinking and Reframing: American Studies in England
February 11, 2015

Florence: the Fashionable City Where Memories are Both Found and Made
February 10, 2015

African Spirit: a Cultural Comparison
February 9, 2015

A Linguist on the “English-ization” of Europe
February 9, 2015

The Gift of Time: Academics in Edinburgh
February 9, 2015

#jesuischarlie
February 6, 2015

Religious Intersectionality in Dar Es Salaam
February 5, 2015

Italy, a Country of Churches: Secularization's Impact on a Historically Catholic Society
February 5, 2015

The Homeless in London: Casualties of a High-Income State?
February 5, 2015

Hong Kong: Shopping Mecca of the East
January 15, 2015

Secondary Education in the United Kingdom: a Source of Tension
January 15, 2015

Pride and Apathy in Chilean Urban Spaces
January 5, 2015

A Social Construct: The Subjective Nature of Race
December 22, 2014

Charisma and Outsider Politics in Britain
December 22, 2014

Japanese Sexism and the Ideal Woman
December 19, 2014

Service-Learning in Jordan
December 18, 2014

The Voice of Argentina in Graffiti
December 17, 2014

A City of Art
December 16, 2014

Faith, Ferguson, and Trusting Strangers in Fès
December 15, 2014

Protest Culture in France
December 15, 2014

Violence in Brazil
December 12, 2014

The Brazilian Way: Jeitinho Brasileiro
December 12, 2014

Holy Men and Handbags: Craftsmanship and the Catholic Tradition in Florence
December 11, 2014

The Challenge of Capturing China
December 10, 2014

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Holiday Season(s)
December 9, 2014

The Problem of Blackness
December 9, 2014

The Rise of Right-Winged Populism in France
December 8, 2014

Café, Maté, & Latin Schedules: The Art of Taking Your Time
December 8, 2014

The Devil Wears Praha
December 5, 2014

(Not) Surprise, Still Alive! Reflections on a Semester in the Middle East
December 5, 2014

The American Invasion
December 4, 2014

Religious Expression in Strasbourg
December 4, 2014

Memory in Spain
December 3, 2014

Sex Work or Prostitution in Buenos Aires, Argentina
December 3, 2014

English, English Everywhere
December 2, 2014

One Country, Two Languages?
December 2, 2014

Edinburgh: The Haunted City
November 25, 2014

Buddhism’s Influence Shines Through at China’s Temples
November 25, 2014

Experiencing Dharavi
November 24, 2014

Gender Stereotypes in Argentina
November 21, 2014

Good Samaritans in Florence: Public Service in the Tradition of the Catholic Faith
November 20, 2014

Ideas of Space: Sexual Harassment on the Streets of Amman
November 19, 2014

The Fight for Free, Quality Education in Chile
November 17, 2014

Sexism Persists Despite China’s Development
November 17, 2014

Regional Identity in France
November 14, 2014

The “Other”
November 14, 2014

A New Day, A New Adventure: Demonstrations Regarding the Al-Aqsa Mosque
November 13, 2014

Passive Tolerance in Argentine History and Current Society
November 13, 2014

Being Jewish in Buenos Aires
November 12, 2014

Identity, Cultural Sensitivity, and Racism in India
November 12, 2014

The Front National in France
November 11, 2014

British Drinking Culture
November 11, 2014

Learning for Life
November 10, 2014

La Primavera: The Power of Memory in Post-Dictatorship Argentina
November 10, 2014

Voting for No One: Democracy in Brazil
November 7, 2014

My Bachelor’s Degree in International Apolitics
November 7, 2014

Ethnicity in Japan
November 6, 2014

Strike Culture in France
November 6, 2014

Tocqueville’s Triumph? In the Czech Republic, Not Quite
November 5, 2014

The Importance of the King
November 5, 2014

All the World’s a Stage: The Theatrics of Life in the French Quarter and Moroccan Medina
October 31, 2014

Chivos Sin Ley (Goats Without Law)
October 29, 2014

The Turkish-Armenian Border
October 24, 2014

Conservative Secularism in France: A Reflection on the Power of Ideas
October 24, 2014

Racism in Brazil
October 23, 2014

Statelessness: Life in Limbo
October 22, 2014

Lessons on ISIS from a Jordanian Taxi
October 22, 2014

The Paris of South America
October 17, 2014

Outlook for Scotland after a Failed Attempt at Independence
October 17, 2014

To Torear or Not to Torear? Running with the Bulls in Spain
October 16, 2014

The Modern Family: Are Florentines Ready to Espouse a More Open Definition of Marriage?
October 15, 2014

The Theater in French Language
October 15, 2014

ISIL in Britain
October 10, 2014

Confucius’s Glass Ceiling
October 3, 2014

Gender in Argentina
October 3, 2014

Multiculturalism and Diversity on a Macro Versus Micro Level in Buenos Aires, Argentina
October 3, 2014

The Impact of World War II on Modern Japan
October 2, 2014

The Streets and Sidewalks of Buenos Aires
October 2, 2014

Embracing the Great Outdoors in Beijing
October 1, 2014

Encounters with the Influence and Malleability of Language in Chile
October 1, 2014

Speaking in Tongues: On Code-Switching in Moroccan Daily Life
October 1, 2014

Gendered Cultural Norms in the Dominican Republic
September 29, 2014

Go French or Go Home
September 26, 2014

Intolerance in the “Liberal” State
September 26, 2014

The Czech Mentality: Astride Two Ideological Horses
September 25, 2014

Learning to Haggle
September 25, 2014

Immigration: Les Roms in France
September 24, 2014

Self Expression in China
September 24, 2014

Inside Petra: A Man and His Ferrari
September 24, 2014

Samba and Streamlines: Navigating Daily Life in Brazil
September 19, 2014

Addressing Sexual Harassment in Brazil
September 19, 2014

Liberty Versus Equality in the French Quest for Fraternity
September 19, 2014

Studying Theology from a (Spanish) Jesuit Perspective
September 19, 2014

Musings on the Caste System in India
September 19, 2014

Breaking Free: Scotland’s Pursuit of Independence
September 18, 2014

Pelo Bueno, Pelo Malo
September 16, 2014

Secularism and Religiosity in Turkey
September 11, 2014

A Refugee Reality Check
September 10, 2014

National Unity and World Cup Fervor
July 8, 2014

A Land of Many Faces
July 2, 2014

Secularism in a Jewish State
June 23, 2014

The Cost of an Education
June 23, 2014

A British Education: Appreciating a More Focused Approach to Learning
June 20, 2014

Made in Italy...USA
June 19, 2014

The Hard Truth
June 18, 2014

Affirming Europe in Germany
June 18, 2014

Japan’s Legacy: A Peaceful People?
June 2, 2014

In the News
May 29, 2014

A Turkish Dinner in Tübingen
May 29, 2014

Delicadeza Portuguesa
May 29, 2014

The Liberating Essence of Liberal Arts
May 28, 2014

Empowering Girls and Women Through Soccer
May 28, 2014

Costa Rica Meets South Asia Through Dance
May 27, 2014

Expectations and Reality of May 25
May 27, 2014

What Is It to Be a “University Student” Exactly?
May 19, 2014

South Africa: A Country Trapped between Its Past and Its Future
May 19, 2014

University Culture in Seville
May 15, 2014

Behind the Kimono
May 15, 2014

Pride or Arrogance
May 14, 2014

Islamic Influence in London
May 14, 2014

Is a Degree in Spanish Useless?
May 14, 2014

Labor Day and the Face of Chinese Modernization
May 13, 2014

The Future of Europe Is at the Ballot Box
May 5, 2014

The Bruised Legacy of German Reunification
May 2, 2014

Living on the Hill: My Homestay in Enkanini
May 2, 2014

Walking in Another's Shoes by Being Myself
April 28, 2014

Is Soccer Nation Ready for the World Cup?
April 28, 2014

The Rabbi at Easter Vigil
April 28, 2014

Language in Israel
April 27, 2014

Guayaquil’s Big Mustache
April 25, 2014

The Fire Rages On
April 24, 2014

The Arts and the State: Promoting Music in a State-Run Economy
April 24, 2014

An Unlikely Pilgrim
April 23, 2014

Economic Decline and Culture Shock
April 23, 2014

Can Uganda’s Hospitable Culture Save the People of South Sudan?
April 16, 2014

Let’s Talk About “Africa”
April 11, 2014

Pondering Paradoxes in Rome
April 11, 2014

Ubuntu, Community and Diversity in Cape Town
April 9, 2014

Questioning Security and Social Cohesion in South Africa
April 9, 2014

Understanding the Japanese Point of View
April 8, 2014

Expats in Paradise: We Can Be Royals
April 8, 2014

Learning to Navigate the Spanish Political Climate
April 7, 2014

The Value of Education in Costa Rica
April 1, 2014

Homelessness in Dublin and DC
March 31, 2014

Little Korea in Buenos Aires
March 31, 2014

House of Religion
March 26, 2014

Stormy Waters: Qatar’s Tense Relations in the Gulf
March 25, 2014

Migrant Workers and the Chinese Market
March 25, 2014

Learning From, and About, Gender Roles in Valparaíso
March 14, 2014

Corrupt Space: Mumbai’s Protest Slum
March 14, 2014

Thirty Years Living With the Certainty of Democracy
March 13, 2014

A Not-So-Peaceful Paradise
March 12, 2014

Questioning Stereotypes in Santiago
March 12, 2014

La Grande Bellezza: The Great Beauty (of Italian Kindness)
March 12, 2014

Wishing on Il Rottamatore
March 5, 2014

Living With the Uncertainty of Inflation
March 4, 2014

Searching for Difference in a Country with Bacon
March 4, 2014

(Obs)cura Personalis: Feeling the Absence of Jesuit Identity
March 4, 2014

Creating an Enemy: The West’s Failed Approach to the Sochi Olympic Games
February 24, 2014

Facing the Remnants of Apartheid
February 21, 2014

A Crash Course in Time Phrases
February 21, 2014

Man? Woman? Two-Year Old Child?: Reorienting My Identity in Dushanbe
February 20, 2014

NGOs in Gulu: Observing the Role of Foreign Aid in Northern Uganda
February 20, 2014

Election Time in Ecuador and a Reflection on Democracy
February 19, 2014

Living and Learning in London
February 19, 2014

Racial Perspectives in South Africa: Those You Expect, and Those You Don't
February 19, 2014

Exploring El Paro: Unemployment in Spain
February 19, 2014

A Conversation in Time
February 14, 2014

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria?
February 12, 2014

Turkish Prime Minister’s Visit to Germany Found Lacking
February 12, 2014

Cuba’s Economic Transition
February 12, 2014

Spirituality and the Environment
February 11, 2014

Attending Compline at Home and Abroad
February 11, 2014

Three Weddings and a Bankruptcy
February 11, 2014

A Vocal Minority: Defining Qatari Culture in a Country of Expats
February 10, 2014

Learning to Sit in the Big House
February 10, 2014

Brussels: The Capital of a Country and a Continent
February 10, 2014

Walking, Sports Night, and Corner Stores: Healthy Lifestyles in London
January 27, 2014

Coveting the Handmade in Florence
January 23, 2014

Waiting for French Society to Crash
January 2, 2014

Solidarity in France and Mali
December 19, 2013

Learning the Lesson of Thankfulness in Jordan
December 18, 2013

Natural Disasters, Political Corruption, and a Culture of Resilience in the Philippines
December 18, 2013

I'm Leaving on a Jet Plane..But I'll Definitely Be Back to Nepal Again
December 17, 2013

Better or Bitter Together?
December 16, 2013

Brazil's Invisible Spirits
December 16, 2013

Flea Markets and Petty Crime
December 16, 2013

Gardening in Eden: Township Agriculture for Everyday Life
December 13, 2013

Gender and Sexuality in Taiwan
December 13, 2013

Decking the Halls, All Around Europe
December 13, 2013

Children Are Special, No? Protecting Senegal’s Most Valuable Resource: Its Children
December 6, 2013

The Ties that Bind
December 6, 2013

The Patron Saint of Scotland
December 5, 2013

Lesson Learned
December 5, 2013

Islamic Integration
December 5, 2013

That Tropical Mosquito-Borne Disease
December 4, 2013

Christmas Time in Doha
December 4, 2013

Rewriting Scottish History for a United Kingdom
December 4, 2013

There Is Always More Than The Eye Can See
December 3, 2013

All of the Room, or None of It: Faith and Poverty in the Country of the Pope
December 3, 2013

Turkey Day in the United Kingdom
December 3, 2013

Spanish Regionalism: How Will it End?
December 2, 2013

We Cannot Neglect Sexual and Reproductive Health in the Aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan
December 2, 2013

A Tale of Two Countries
December 2, 2013

Making Prague-ress
November 25, 2013

Living in Russia as a Gay Man
November 25, 2013

The Culture of Islam
November 22, 2013

The Power of Grammar
November 20, 2013

The Role of Religion in a Secular Society
November 19, 2013

The World’s Most Absurd Non-Melting Pot
November 19, 2013

A Hunger for the Artistic in Buenos Aires
November 19, 2013

I Always Decline Official Distinctions
November 18, 2013

What the Commercialization of Christmas Means for Dublin
November 18, 2013

Not Everyone Gets to Go Home
November 18, 2013

Unexpected Signs of Poland’s “Golden Age”
November 15, 2013

On Being Catcalled In Several Languages
November 15, 2013

Archaic Gender Roles in Tanzania
November 15, 2013

The Promised Land: Emigration from Senegal
November 14, 2013

Healthcare in Hungary: Some are Still “More Equal” Than Others
November 14, 2013

A Conglomeration of Cultures
November 14, 2013

The Other Side of the Story: Political Corruption in Brazil
November 12, 2013

An Uninspired Education
November 12, 2013

All Saints' Day
November 12, 2013

A Story of China’s Villages: The Clash of Tradition and Modernization
November 12, 2013

Мы - Все Мигранты (We’re All Migrants)
November 12, 2013

Mero Nepal
November 6, 2013

Khar ak Khaliss! (Sheep and Money): The Commercialization of Tabaski
November 4, 2013

Faces of Denmark
November 4, 2013

A Look at Turkish Nationalism: The Man, the Myth, and the Legend
November 4, 2013

The Real vs. The Written
November 1, 2013

Qatar: Traditional Gulf Values Meet the West
October 30, 2013

Two People, and a Bolivian: Socioeconomic and Cultural Inequity in Argentina
October 30, 2013

Setting the World on Fire
October 29, 2013

John Wayne and the June Protests: Religion and National Stereotypes in Turkey and the United States
October 28, 2013

The Inbetweeners: Jordan's Struggle with Identity
October 25, 2013

Understanding Ireland's Economy
October 25, 2013

Blood Sacrifice in a Buddhist Village?
October 25, 2013

The Hissing of Harassment: A Startled Gringa Reflects on Catcalls in Brazil
October 25, 2013

Feminism, Religion, and Cultural Relativism
October 24, 2013

Döner Kebap, Lasagna, and Tacos: The Local Effects of Turkey’s Tourism Explosion
October 23, 2013

Jordan: Between Hospitality and Judgment
October 23, 2013

Nationalism, the Right, and the European Project
October 23, 2013

Everyday Confucianism in Taiwan
October 22, 2013

"Haraam Aleyak": Shame on You
October 22, 2013

Navigating Through the Development of Nicaragua
October 21, 2013

French vs. Arab Identity in France
October 21, 2013

An Outsider Who Fits In
October 21, 2013

The Diversity and Exclusivity of Prayer
October 21, 2013

Living and Learning in the First "City of Literature"
October 21, 2013

Whither European Integration?
October 21, 2013

Achieving the Final Push Towards Equality
October 16, 2013

Immigration and Integration at the Thermal Spas
October 16, 2013

The Benefits of the Scottish School System
October 16, 2013

Chilean Mapuche: Life in the Vicious Circle
October 16, 2013

Religion on the Emerald Isle
October 15, 2013

Understanding Fertility Rates in Tanzania
October 15, 2013

Deconstructing the Orientalist Gaze?
October 15, 2013

¿Toros para... todos?
October 15, 2013

Looking at the Economic Crisis Through a Spanish Lens
October 15, 2013

The Politics of Health Care
October 15, 2013

The Legacy Wallace Left
October 14, 2013

Getting Educated on Education
October 9, 2013

Race versus Religion: Cultural Acceptance in Ghana
October 9, 2013

Grilling Up Heritage: Celebrating the Rainbow Nation
October 8, 2013

The National Language of Ireland, and the Irish Who Don't Speak It
October 8, 2013

Palestine: A Unifying Force in Christian-Muslim Relations in Jordan
October 7, 2013

One Hand Cannot Lift a Heavy Load
October 7, 2013

From Communism to Capitalism: Prague Behind the Politics
October 7, 2013

What National Pride Means to a Country of 1.4 Billion People
October 7, 2013

Irish History Through the Lens of the GAA
October 7, 2013

Educational Differences Abroad (Not Just New Different Accents)
October 7, 2013

Sex, God, and La Vie Française
October 7, 2013

Peace, Money, and Marabouts
October 7, 2013

Reflecting on Hong Kong's Linguistic Heritage
October 2, 2013

Demands for Truth and Justice 40 Years after Chile’s Military Coup
October 1, 2013

Argentina: First Day of Class in a Campaign Headquarters
October 1, 2013

Iron Women
September 30, 2013

Warsaw: Too Much to Forget
September 30, 2013

Dust and Development in Kathmandu
September 30, 2013

The Influence of the Danish Welfare State in Treating Everyday Illness
September 30, 2013

The “Holy” Struggle of Senegalese Politics
August 27, 2013

Learning to Understand the Role of Culture in Danish Foreign Policy
July 24, 2013

Umm El Dunya: Discovering the Real Egypt
June 30, 2013

Lessons Learned from Cultural, Generational Differences
June 9, 2013

25 of May: Argentina’s Independence and a Decade of Kirchner Rule
May 26, 2013

On the Camino
May 20, 2013

Embracing Sevilla: Feria, Flamenco, and Family
May 16, 2013

Russian Views on Ethnicity, Race, and the Boston Marathon Bombing
May 16, 2013

Home is Here
May 13, 2013

Recognizing the Plight of the Domestic Laborer
May 13, 2013

Los Mapuche: A Native Culture Struggling for Survival in Chile
May 13, 2013

Le Bon Vivant: Understanding French Culture through Food
May 7, 2013

Overcoming the Fear of Stereotypes to Feel at Home
May 3, 2013

Spanish Hands: Clutching Cameras and Clasped in Prayer
May 2, 2013

Regional Cooperation is Necessary for Botswana's Resource Needs
April 25, 2013

Discovering Cura Personalis in Chinese Tradition
April 25, 2013

Affirmative Action Expedited
April 25, 2013

The Ban on Headscarves in Modern Turkey
April 23, 2013

Mormons in China
April 19, 2013

The Changing Role of Guanxi in Chinese Society
April 16, 2013

Then and Now: Engaging Religious Diversity in Tanzania
April 16, 2013

Politics or Religion: Personal Impressions on the Causes of the Bosnian War
April 11, 2013

Egalité in a Hierarchical Society
April 9, 2013

Ataaya: Making the Unbearable Bearable for Centuries
April 9, 2013

Learning to Relax in Italy
April 9, 2013

Discovering a Masjid in the World’s Largest Catholic Country
April 8, 2013

Snapshots of Spain: Where Veganxs and Bullfights Collide
April 4, 2013

Catholicism and Religion in Santiago: Hope and Frustration, Seen through a Different Lens
April 4, 2013

Al Qahira
April 2, 2013

Colombia: The Only Risk is Wanting to Stay
April 2, 2013

Inadvertent Environmentalism in Spain
March 28, 2013

Engaging Cultural Differences about Corporate Social Responsibility in China
March 27, 2013

Great Wall Culture
March 26, 2013

¡El Papa es Argentine!
March 22, 2013

Of Politics and Love: International Women’s Day and Revolution Day in Hungary
March 22, 2013

Dumela: Language Education and Minorities in Botswana
March 21, 2013

Catholicism in Italy: Antiquity Intermingling with Modernity
March 21, 2013

The Spanish Economic Crisis from the Student Perspective
March 21, 2013

Trust in Government and Society Contrasts US and Russian Life
March 20, 2013

How Does the Broken Education System Affect China’s Ability to Innovate?
March 19, 2013

Marooned in Scandinavia: The Life of a Catholic in Denmark
March 19, 2013

Politics and Religion in Turkey: From Ataturk to Headscarves
March 19, 2013

Grappling with the Danish View of Success
March 19, 2013

Living in a Culture of Intimacy
March 16, 2013

Stumbling Through and Learning The Viennese Culture
March 12, 2013

On Religious Violence in Africa: Inculcating a Respect for Interfaith Dialogue
March 11, 2013

Globalization, Culture, and Engaging Difference in Seville
March 7, 2013

Beijing: Living on the Inside (Sometimes Feeling Like I’m on the Outside)
March 7, 2013

Carnival Reveals Much about Gender, Sexuality, and Culture in Brazil
March 6, 2013

Getting to the Temple of Donon
March 5, 2013

A New Political Generation is Pushing Senegal Forward
March 5, 2013

Colonizers and Colonized: A Brief Study of Cultural Pride in Ecuador and Spain
February 26, 2013

France’s “Very Strong and Historic Ties” with North and West Africa
February 25, 2013

From the Neva to the Danube
February 7, 2013

Pray and Be Patient: On the Death of Mansour Sy, Caliph of the Tijane Brotherhood
December 20, 2012

In the Shadow of a Mountain: Tourism and Tanzania’s Delicate Economy
December 15, 2012

On Civil Society and Religion in France
December 4, 2012

Christianity in an Islamic State
December 3, 2012

A Nation of Heritages
December 1, 2012

The Danish Prison System
November 30, 2012

Learning the Tea Culture and the Turkish Character
November 29, 2012

How I Became a San Lorenzo Fútbol Fan
November 20, 2012

Reverse Homesickness
November 20, 2012

An American in England
November 20, 2012

Understanding the Reality of Interfaith Respect and Muslim Beliefs in Jordan
November 19, 2012

Room for Religion and Politics in Denmark
November 19, 2012

A Wedding in Izmir
November 17, 2012

“Tudo Bom?”
November 16, 2012

Harassment Creates Divide In Student Body at the University of Jordan
November 14, 2012

A Globalizing Ireland is Losing Touch with its Celtic Culture
November 14, 2012

The Seemingly Untouchable Marabouts
November 13, 2012

Sharing Mapuche Culture, from Village Activism to a Glass of Mudai
November 13, 2012

Malos Aires: Growing Bike Use in Buenos Aires
November 11, 2012

China on Colonialism: A Different Perspective
November 7, 2012

What do the US Elections Mean for Kiwis?
November 7, 2012

Buddhism’s Influence on Health Care in Thailand
November 6, 2012

On Gender Roles in Shanghai
November 6, 2012

Flowered Hijabs and Pink Heels
November 5, 2012

Green is Golden
November 5, 2012

Low Voter Turnout Plagues Chile's Election
November 4, 2012

Compromise: The 2012 US Presidential Election in Denmark
November 3, 2012

Language in the Rainbow Nation
November 3, 2012

Not Just A Library Card
November 1, 2012

Where are all the Jordanians?: A Land of Refugees
November 1, 2012

Happy Ganesh Chaturthi!
October 30, 2012

La Esquina Caliente: Baseball, History, and Society in Cuba
October 30, 2012

The Confusing Relationship between Politics and Music in Russia
October 29, 2012

Understanding the Role of the Irish Catholic Church
October 29, 2012

To be “American” in the Dominican Republic
October 29, 2012

The US Presidential Election is Salient for Latin America
October 26, 2012

Traditional Medicine: Manufacturing Identity in Thailand and Indonesia
October 25, 2012

A Lack of Faith in Government and the Church
October 25, 2012

“Whose Ireland is it Anyway?”
October 25, 2012

The Prettier Sex: Understanding Gender Roles in Russia
October 25, 2012

The Van: Rio’s Truly Public Transportation
October 24, 2012

Democratic Activism at the University of Costa Rica
October 23, 2012

Faith Simmers Beneath the Surface of Turkish Society
October 23, 2012

A City’s Identity Marked By Layers of History and Culture
October 22, 2012

On Freedom of Speech and the Environment: Two Cases of Chinese Government Intervention
October 21, 2012

Dominican-Haitian Relations: An Island Divided
October 20, 2012

A Blending of European and Latin American Influences in Buenos Aires
October 19, 2012

The Paradox of America in Argentina
October 19, 2012

Witnessing the Post-Arab Spring Presidential Election in Egypt
October 19, 2012

Finding Happiness in a Janteloven Denmark
October 18, 2012

Who Needs a Map?
October 18, 2012

New Zealanders and the Fundamental Value of Nature
October 17, 2012

Strasbourg: Survey of a Town’s Multifaceted Identity
October 17, 2012

Between Past and Present at Oxford
October 17, 2012

The Paradox of Chinese Christianity: Is God Really Red?
October 16, 2012

Understanding Senegalese Exceptionalism and Religious Tolerance
October 15, 2012

Danish Education: En klassenstime kage (A Class Hour Cake)
October 15, 2012

Refugee Crisis Confounds Jordanian Citizenship
October 14, 2012

Youth, Family, and Values: The Culture of Alcohol in Denmark
October 14, 2012

The Local: Experiencing Irish Culture and Community at a Local Pub
October 12, 2012

La Cueca: How Chile Dances its Way into National Identity
October 11, 2012

Student Identity and Politics in Chilean Education Reform
October 11, 2012

Jordanians Seek a Meaningful Democratic Voice
October 10, 2012

Caste: Still Relevant Today?
October 10, 2012

Banana Split: The Influence of Race, Identity, and Language on the Outset of My Study Abroad Experience
October 9, 2012

Why I Don’t Wear Shorts in Jordan
October 9, 2012

(Un)Changing Attitudes Towards Social Media in Russia
October 9, 2012

Cuba: A Third-World Country with First-World Indicators
October 9, 2012

On Free Speech in France
October 9, 2012

The Invisibility of Organized Religion in China
October 7, 2012

Craic, Compromise, and Centrism: Analyzing the Harmonious Irish Political Climate
October 5, 2012

Religion and the Russian Way
October 3, 2012

Homage to Catalunya
October 3, 2012

Cristina Kirchner and the Politics of Buenos Aires
October 3, 2012

Religious Protests Embroil Tanzania Too
October 2, 2012

An Irish National Holiday to Celebrate Beer
October 2, 2012

Understanding Social Inequities and the Path Forward for South Africa
September 30, 2012

Practice Upends Classroom Teaching of Costa Rican Catholicism
September 27, 2012

The Public Perception of Cristina Kirchner
September 26, 2012

Argentine Youth Display Political Fervor in Buenos Aires
September 25, 2012

Australia: A Religious Country?
August 2, 2012

The State of Religion in Rome: It’s Complicated
June 14, 2012

Islam and Catholicism: The Unofficial Official Religions of Turkey and Poland
June 8, 2012

On the Private Practice of Religion in China
June 8, 2012

I am Here to Learn: Navigating the Stereotypes of Americans in Ghana
June 1, 2012

Traditional Medicine in the Lowlands of Bolivia
June 1, 2012

Non-Christians are Fighting for Equal Representation in the United Kingdom
May 31, 2012

Increasing Internationalism is Creating New Issues of Race in China
May 31, 2012

Reconnecting with My Polish-American Identity
May 31, 2012

On Botho, a Binding Social Force Amongst the Batswana People
May 31, 2012

The Spanish Say No to Economic Austerity
May 30, 2012

Faith Helps Rwanda Forgive
May 29, 2012

Ethiopian Jews are Struggling to Assimilate in Israel
May 29, 2012

Theatre Offers Solutions to Subdue Political Tension in Jordan
May 25, 2012

Judaism: A Tolerant France Despite a Turbulent History?
May 17, 2012

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission in South Africa
May 14, 2012

The Roma People and the Italians: A Strained Relationship
May 14, 2012

The Light of the World, St Paul’s Cathedral, and the Blitz
May 8, 2012

Values Voters in France's Presidential Election
May 8, 2012

Forging a National Identity through Language
April 28, 2012

The Importance of Social Class in Ecuador
April 16, 2012

Religion Provides Education and Welfare to Hong Kong's Secularizing Society
April 13, 2012

Feminist Movements Give Voice and Protection to Women in India
April 12, 2012

Lago Titicaca
April 5, 2012

Great Britain’s Midlife Crisis
March 30, 2012

¡Oscar Romero…Presente!
March 29, 2012

The 3,000 Year Resiliency of the Nowruz Holiday
March 23, 2012

Visual Language from the Classical to the Catholic
March 23, 2012

Navigating the Religious-Secular Divide on an Israeli Bus
March 18, 2012

French Language Thrives in the Face of the "English Boom"
March 18, 2012

The Same Language is Different: Experiencing Language and Culture in Australia
March 17, 2012

London Shows Signs of Hope for Engaging Difference
March 16, 2012

Gay Marriage Highlights Spain's Split Personality
March 16, 2012

Faith in Fashion: Religious Expression in Ghana
March 16, 2012

Hinduism Shapes India's Caste System and Interfaith Relationships
March 16, 2012

The State of the Rainbow Nation
March 16, 2012

"What’s in a Name?": Looking at Language in Botswana
March 16, 2012

France and Food: Resisting the Fast-Food Revolution
March 16, 2012

The Rise of Regionalism and Migration in Modern China
March 15, 2012

Cultural Entanglement: The Costs of Globalization in China
March 15, 2012

John Paul II: "Poland's Pope"
March 15, 2012

British Muslims Looking for a Middle Ground Between British and Islamic Law
March 15, 2012

Reconciling Social and Religious Identities in France
March 15, 2012

Catholicism and Liberalism in Spain: A Happy Coexistence as God Becomes Irrelevant
March 15, 2012

Italy Should be Careful about Taxing the Catholic Church
March 14, 2012

Catholic Jordanians Aren't Finding Guidance from the Church
March 13, 2012

Jewish Population of Buenos Aires Belies Argentina's Homogeneous Catholic Stereotype
March 12, 2012

Love and Relationships in the "Happiest Country in the World"
March 12, 2012

The Catholic Church Bears Guilt for the Horrors of the Rwandan Genocide
March 5, 2012

Working-Class Parisian Neighborhoods Feel the Squeeze of Gentrification
February 29, 2012

The Ocean of Edinburgh
February 21, 2012

Regional Differences Threaten Belgian Unity
February 15, 2012

Is God Relevant? Exploring Faith in Higher Education
February 14, 2012

French Muslims and Clashes over Secularism and Feminism
February 13, 2012

Social Class Divides Egyptians' Perceptions of the Revolution
February 13, 2012

Witnessing the Revolution in Egypt
February 4, 2012

The Treadmill of EU Accession
December 26, 2011

Argentine Civil Dissatisfaction Contrasts with American Students' Content Ignorance
December 21, 2011

Faith Allows Ecuadorians to "Sleep Peacefully Amid Smoking Volcanoes"
December 15, 2011

Ecuadorians Looking for Faith Outside the Catholic Church
December 14, 2011

Colonial History Creates Religious Syncretism in the Dominican Republic
December 14, 2011

Italy Isn't Prepared for Influx of Immigrants
December 12, 2011

Buddhism Survived the Khmer Rouge to Give Hope to Cambodia
December 9, 2011

Happy Birthday to His Majesty the King
December 8, 2011

Vehicles of Hope for HIV Patients
December 7, 2011

Honoring a Murderer: The Confusing Politics Surrounding Pinochet’s Dictatorship in Chile 21 Years Later
December 6, 2011

Edinburgh, the City of Literature
December 4, 2011

Church and State: The Clout of Senegal's Mouride Brotherhood
December 3, 2011

No Honor in Crime: Jordanian Women Change the Conversation about Honor Killings
December 3, 2011

Women of Northeast Thailand: Privilege and Obligation
December 2, 2011

The Political Economy of the Burqini, or the Burqa-Bikini Crossover
December 2, 2011

Upholding Thai Appropriateness and Respect for Monks
December 1, 2011

Street History in Paris’ “Banlieue Rouge” and the Communist Heritage
November 30, 2011

Turkey's Long Awaited Middle Ground
November 30, 2011

African Influence in Brazil Evident through Candomblé Religion
November 23, 2011

Not for the Timid: Porteños Live with Zeal and Passion for Everything
November 23, 2011

Are Festivals Good for Your Health?
November 22, 2011

La Mirada or, The Stare: Foreign Influences on Argentine Society
November 20, 2011

Veiling is Not a Lack of Agency but a Way of Life
November 19, 2011

Morality Exists Beneath China's Hardened Exterior
November 18, 2011

Yangshuo’s Identity Crisis
November 15, 2011

Brazil Lacks Long-Term Efforts to Solve Drug Trafficking
November 14, 2011

Ecuadorian Faith is a Subtle Yet Constant Force
November 14, 2011

Faith and Modernity Have Muddled Senegalese Views on Sexuality
November 14, 2011

Math Students in Ghana Face Difficult Social and Educational Realities
November 8, 2011

The Struggle between Religion and HIV/AIDS in West Africa
November 7, 2011

The Soul of the Egyptian Revolution
November 6, 2011

Homogenous Danish Culture Makes Room for Outsiders
November 6, 2011

The Heart of Edinburgh: St. Giles Church
November 6, 2011

The Virgin Mary, Model for the Ideal Chilean Mother
November 5, 2011

The Catholic Church's Response to HIV/AIDS in Botswana
November 4, 2011

Wrestling with Mixed Ancestry in the Dominican Republic
November 4, 2011

Identity in Flux: Palestinian Refugees in Jordan
November 3, 2011

Authenticity and Portion Control Define Italian Culinary Culture
November 2, 2011

Family and Community Reign Supreme in Ecuador
November 1, 2011

Vietnam: Land of Paradoxes
November 1, 2011

"To Accompany" Defines the Jesuit Role in Amman
November 1, 2011

Edinburgh's Hands Off Religious Attitude Breeds Mutual Respect
November 1, 2011

Cell Phones, Yaks, and Monks
October 31, 2011

Christianity Across the Pond
October 31, 2011

The Influence of the Catholic Church and Indigenous Religions in Brazil
October 31, 2011

Argentines Find New Forms of Social Representation in Protests
October 31, 2011

Cultivating a Democratic Consciousness in Senegal
October 30, 2011

Happy Birthday, Tajikistan
October 30, 2011

Global Markets Change Thai Culture and Create New Dependencies
October 29, 2011

The Concept of Honor Unites Religions in Jordan
October 28, 2011

In Buenos Aires, Churches Abound but Catholicism Doesn't
October 28, 2011

Church-State Relations Complicate Reproductive Health for Argentines
October 28, 2011

Argentine Universities Embrace Secularism More than Catholicism
October 27, 2011

The Land of Smiles and Yellow Robes
October 25, 2011

Chinese Pluralism Creates Space for Religion
October 24, 2011

Witchcraft and Christianity Intersect in Ghana
October 24, 2011

Prepared and Unprepared: Culture Shock and Education at Oxford
October 24, 2011

Immigration, Assimilation, Domination: Jews in Ecuador
October 24, 2011

The Duality of French Religion
October 23, 2011

Hong Kong Creates Opportunity for Filipino Migrant Workers
October 21, 2011

Madeline Wiseman on Starting JYAN in Chile
October 20, 2011

A History of the Dominican Order of Blackfriars in England
October 19, 2011

Ecology and Development Clash in Ecuador
October 19, 2011

Religion and Traditional Values Complicate Gender Roles in Senegal
October 18, 2011

Diverse Religious History Informs Much of Brazil's Catholicism
October 18, 2011

Sam Schneider on Starting JYAN in Turkey
October 11, 2011

Christianity in Botswana: A Prominent and Globalizing Force
October 11, 2011

Ethnic Diversity Creates Religious Pluralism in Brussels
October 11, 2011

Ani Zotti on Starting JYAN in Argentina
October 4, 2011

Caitlin Attal on Starting JYAN in Jordan
October 4, 2011

Jenny Brown on Starting JYAN in Ghana
October 4, 2011

Mary Lim on Starting JYAN in Thailand
October 4, 2011

Alexis Thomas on Starting JYAN in the Dominican Republic
October 4, 2011

Chloe Chen on Starting JYAN in Ecuador
October 4, 2011

Laura West on Starting JYAN in Ecuador
October 4, 2011

Ben Santucci on Starting JYAN in France
October 4, 2011

Kelsey Tsai on Starting JYAN in Argentina
October 4, 2011

Zoe Weiner on Starting JYAN in Denmark
October 4, 2011

Eric Mooring on Starting JYAN in Botswana
October 4, 2011

Alex D’Agostino on Starting JYAN in China
October 4, 2011

Alex Villec on Starting JYAN in Sengal
October 4, 2011

Alexandra Moran on Starting JYAN in Italy
October 4, 2011

Katherine Henterly on Starting JYAN in Brazil
October 4, 2011

Danielle Lee on Starting JYAN in England
October 4, 2011

Vivian DiBuono on Starting JYAN in Brazil
October 4, 2011

Amanda Lanzillo on Starting JYAN in Tajikistan
October 4, 2011

Jamie Martines on Starting JYAN in China
October 4, 2011

Sarah Mac Dougall on Starting JYAN in Senegal
September 30, 2011

Morgan McDaniel on Starting JYAN in Jordan
September 30, 2011

Hannah Walker on Friendship, Facebook, and the Earthquake in Japan
August 22, 2011

Sarah Sealock on Immigration and the Religious Identity of Qatar
July 27, 2011

Thaddeus Bell on Black Jordanians
July 25, 2011

Louis DiPaola on Conservative Innovation within the Catholic Church
July 13, 2011

Andrew Marinelli on Islamic Extremism in Brussels
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Emma Kelsey on Catholicism and Pacifism in Spain
May 12, 2011

Julie Patterson on WWII and British National Consciousness
May 11, 2011

Beth Goldberg on the Politics of Refugees in Nairobi
May 6, 2011

Nafees Ahmed on Turkey's Schizophrenic Identity
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Xochitl Ledesma on Bursting the Georgetown Bubble: Dealing with Stress in a Foreign Way
May 4, 2011

Paulina Velasco on Religion and International Affairs in France
May 3, 2011

Anusuya Sivaram on Volunteerism and Service
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Lane Feler on Understanding Euskadi: ETA versus eta
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Thaddeus Bell on Religious Identity
April 25, 2011

Ben Johnson on Race and Racism in Qatar
April 25, 2011

Lauren Reese on Social Media and Structural Change in India
April 21, 2011

Rebecca Kissel on Women’s Rights in the Middle East and Islamic Feminism
April 20, 2011

Sammy Magnuson on Political Corruption in Italy
April 18, 2011

Caroline Holkeboer on Communism and the Development of a Culture
April 14, 2011

Gina Bull on Political Identity in France
April 14, 2011

Amy Guillotte on the Presence of Islam in Everyday Life
April 13, 2011

Bethany Imondi on Italy's Identity Crisis
April 12, 2011

Tiare Dunlap on the Crucifix and Catholicism in Italy
April 7, 2011

Paulina Velasco on the Cultural Diversity and Identity of Paris
March 30, 2011

Colin Steele on US Foreign Policy and Intervention in Libya
March 30, 2011

Sarah Sealock on a Culture of Closeness
March 30, 2011

Jordan Romanoff on Religious Diversity in Spain
March 29, 2011

Michelle Saks on Multilingualism in Morocco
March 29, 2011

Louis DiPaola on a Modern Rome
March 28, 2011

Julie Patterson on the Religious Cultures of England and the United States
March 25, 2011

Lauren Reese on the Complex Religious and Ethnic Identity of India
March 23, 2011

Andrew Marinelli on "Révolution des Frites" and the Continued Political Waffling in Belgium
March 23, 2011

Xochitl Ledesma on the Effects of Franco on the Catholic Faith Today
March 21, 2011

Emma Kelsey on Catholic Festivals in Spain
March 20, 2011

Sammy Magnuson on the Spectacular Empty Churches of Italy
March 20, 2011

Eileen McFarland on El Salvador's Connection to the World
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Beth Goldberg on the Kamba Tribe’s Catholicism: A Help or Hindrance to Development?
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Lane Feler on Turkey: Communicating the Intangible
March 16, 2011

Rebecca Kissel on Water Shortages in Jordan and the Middle East
March 16, 2011

Ben Johnson on Religion in the Public Eye: Islam in Egypt and Qatar
March 11, 2011

Bethany Imondi on Religious Identity in Italy
March 7, 2011

Caroline Holkeboer on the Shaping of a People: Religious Participation in a Post-Communist World
March 7, 2011

Amy Guillotte on Where the Streets Have No Names
March 4, 2011

Tiare Dunlap on the Italian Family Structure
March 1, 2011

Thaddeus Bell on TV and Revolution in the Arab World
February 23, 2011

Nick Shaker on the Invisible Revolutions
February 18, 2011

Lane Feler on Catholic Spain: Fact or Fiction?
February 16, 2011

Rebecca Kissel on the Revolution in Egypt
February 12, 2011

Nafees Ahmed on "Where is the Ummah, Ya Habibi?"
February 6, 2011

Colin Steele on Democracy in the Middle East
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Nafees Ahmed on Religion and the Revolution
January 30, 2011

Colin Steele on Reflections from a Semester Abroad
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RJ Barthelmes on Roman and Celtic Christianity
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Jessica Schieder on Social Awareness and Engagement in Germany
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Sarah Balistreri on the Culture of Music in Chile
December 21, 2010

Brooke Heinichen on Multiculturalism in France
December 19, 2010

Alyxie Harrick on Tibet's Relationship with China
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Marisa Edmonds on Preparing for the Holidays in Turkey
December 12, 2010

Ryan Maxwell on Justice and Clemency in Chile
December 11, 2010

Bethan McGarry on Chile's Bicentenario: A Year to Forget?
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Paul Malandra on Religiosity and Cultural Phenomena in Latin America
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Hannah Walker on Christmas in Japan
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Chris Szurgot on Political Passion in Argentina
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Anusuya Sivaram on Multicultural Coexistence in London
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Ashley Bradford on the Christian Side of Christmas
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Mike Meaney on Thanksgiving in a Place Called Chiapas
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Gina Bull on Sheep and Other Religious Sacrifices in Dakar
November 30, 2010

Hannah Dee on the Role of Religious and Traditional Beliefs in Public Health
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Caitlin DeLaurentis on the Irish Economic Crisis
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Seungah Lee on Girls, Bathrooms, and the Hijab
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Mark Schmidt on the Value of the Liberal Arts: Examining the Chilean University System
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Emily Cabanatuan on Race and Racism in the Dominican Republic
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Peter Johns on Communism and Religion
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Martine Randolph on the Function of Religion in France
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Zayan Pereborow on Mixed Sentiment Towards the Pope's Arrival in Barcelona
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Samantha Sisskind on Tea with Women of Jordan
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Colin Steele on Turkey's Religious and Political Quandaries
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Bethan McGarry on Divorce, Marriage, and the Church in Chile
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Michael Meaney on the Human Rights Crisis of North American Immigration
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Marisa Edmonds on Forming a Religious Identity in Turkey
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Wendy Hua on the Neglected Mapuche Identity
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Ashley Bradford on Comparing German and American Universities
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Nick Shaker on How Religion Trumps All in Jordan
October 31, 2010

Paul Malandra on Why We Study Language
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Ryan Maxwell on the Problem of Strays in Valparaiso
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Alyxie Harrick on Holistic Thinking to Breed Understanding
October 28, 2010

Meredith English on the Ubiquitous Nature of Catholicism in Spain
October 26, 2010

Paige Lovejoy on Race, Class, and Catholicism in Chile
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Elena Lien on Egyptian Americana
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Eileen McFarland on Indigenous Ecuadorians and Missionaries
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Caitlin Mac Neal on South Africa’s Take on Church vs. State
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Beth DiSciullo on Symbolism and Identity in Italy
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Michelle Saks on Everything Depends on God
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Sarah Balistreri on the Chilean Catholic Church
October 15, 2010

Caitlin DeLaurentis on Catholicism and Irish Society
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Hannah Dee on a Cosmopolitan Hub in the Midst of Striking Poverty: The Many Paradoxes of Dakar
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Chris Szurgot on Religious Tolerance in Argentina
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Elena Lien on the Benefits of Religious Uniformity
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Gary Li on Religion's Subtle Yet Dynamic Presence in China
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Seungah Lee on the Face of Islam in the Midst of Modernization
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Emily Cabanatuan on Religious Syncretism in the Dominican Republic
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Mark Schmidt on Poverty, Politics, and the Chilean Catholic Church
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Peter Johns on Business in Beijing
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Martine Randolph on Education in France
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Deven Comen on Development in India
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Zayan Pereborow on the Catalonian Identity
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Jessica Schieder on Why There is Pressure in Bavaria to Stay Colloquial
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Brooke Heinichen on Diversity and Acceptance in France
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Paige Lovejoy on Señor de los Milagros and Peruvian Religious Tradition
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Wendy Hua on Sexuality in Santiago
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Justine Underhill on the Most Controversial War Memorial in the World?
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Elisabeth Harvey on the Culture of Patriotism in Germany
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Pierre Thompson on Cultural Imperialism in China
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Sara Ann Levine on Catholicism in Spain: Religion or History?
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Katie Martin on Traveling Through the Great Continent of South America: Trip of a Lifetime
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Ellen Greer on Faith and Identity as an American Abroad
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Elisabeth Harvey on the Church Tax in Germany
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Sarah Tucker on Development in Cameroon
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Sarah Tucker on the Classic Conundrum of Empowerment versus Cultural Relativism
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Monica Scheid on Popular Cults and Syncretism in Argentine Catholicism
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Marisa DeAngelis on Changing the Face of China, —One Entrepreneur at a Time
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David Baran on the Catholic Church, Its Youth, and the Contemporary Mass in Buenos Aires
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Chelsea Rice on University Life in Australia
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Lacey Herchek on Easter in Australia
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Dena Soffer on the Concept of the Piropo in the Dominican Republic
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Caitlin Sudman on the French Education System
April 13, 2010

Jacalyn Bedard on Spanish University Culture
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Katie Suter on Robben Island, Mandela, and the Politics of Forgiveness in South Africa
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Katalyn Voss on Connections between Religion, Worldview, and Environmentalism
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Andrew Dubbins on Getting to Know Southern Italy By Heart
April 6, 2010

Nora Hughes on Gypsies in Spain
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Jeff Morshed on Identity Politics
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Kent Strader on Helpline Operators, the LGF, and Religion
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Sarah Gardiner on America in Cameroon
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Michael Ang on Diving in Oman and the Search for the Perfect Sunset
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Victoria Handley on Being Sick in Stellenbosch
March 30, 2010

Melissa Verrilli on Modern Family: The Italian Edition
March 29, 2010

Virginia Vasser on Islam throughout the World
March 29, 2010

Lacey Herchek on Mardi Gras in Australia
March 26, 2010

Katie Radaeva on Religious Differences Between the North and South of Belgium
March 25, 2010

Laura Shen on Defining Development in Kenya
March 25, 2010

Meghan Flaherty on The Importance of Family in Jordanian Culture
March 24, 2010

Jennifer Lang on the Concept of Efficiency in Senegal
March 22, 2010

David Baran on Still Visible Effects of the Economic Crisis in Buenos Aires
March 22, 2010

Monica Scheid on A Big Quilombo: Education at the University of Buenos Aires
March 22, 2010

Matthew Collins on the Link Between Religion and Community in Europe
March 22, 2010

Pierre Thompson on the Unlikely Appeal of Religion in China
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Laura Shen on Exploring Religion in Kenya
March 16, 2010

Sarah Tucker on Women's Day and Gender Roles in Cameroon
March 16, 2010

Marisa DeAngelis on Fusion of Religion in China
March 16, 2010

Sara Ann Levine on Political Correctness in Spain
March 15, 2010

Chelsea Rice on Australia’'s Secular Youth
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Alexandra Greco on French Manners
March 11, 2010

Nayha Arora on Religion in British Politics and Culture
March 10, 2010

Caitlin Sudman on the Issue of the Veil in France
March 10, 2010

Jacalyn Bedard on the Image of Islam in Spain
March 9, 2010

Kent Strader on Volunteering in Britain: A Means to an End?
March 8, 2010

Lauren Meigs on Religious Fear in Ireland
March 8, 2010

Dena Soffer on Carnaval in the Dominican Republic
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Katie Suter on Political Debate in South Africa
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Katie Martin on Spiritual Believing: Ecuadorian Style
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Nora Hughes on the History of Santa Cruz in Seville
March 2, 2010

Jeff Morshed on Muslims in London
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Alexandra Greco on Lyon: An Exception to All the Rules
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Vicki Handley on the Reality of Life in South Africa
February 23, 2010

Jennifer Lang on Islam in Senegal
February 23, 2010

Justin Hawkins on Reactionary Protestantism in the Face of Monopolistic Catholicism
February 22, 2010

Meghan Flaherty on Religion as a Part of Daily Life in Amman
February 21, 2010

Sarah Gardiner on Cameroon: "Africa in Miniature"
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Andrew Dubbins on the Move Toward Secularity
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Katherine Relle on the London School of Economics
February 18, 2010

Katie Radaeva on the Character of Muslim Relations in Brussels
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Matthew Collins on the Concept of "the Other" in Glasgow
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Michael Ang on Qatar: A Nation'’s Love Affair with the 4X4 Land Cruiser
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Melissa Verrilli on Carnevale's “Coincidental” Timing With Lent
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Katalyn Voss on Compassion and Morality: Divergences in Perspectives from the Poor in Thailand and the United States
January 4, 2010

Mike McCormick on How Catholic is Italy?
December 18, 2009

Laura Fayer on the Cultural Revolution in China
December 18, 2009

Chris Kelley on Political Correctness in Argentina
December 14, 2009

Jamie O'Neill on Religion in South Africa
December 11, 2009

Jennifer Dixon on the Scottish People
December 10, 2009

Carmela Bulacan on Barcelona's Distinct Identity
December 9, 2009

Michelle Vanderwist on the Family Norms for Young Adults in Chile
December 9, 2009

Christine White on Religion and Its Revelations in Ireland
December 8, 2009

Adam Wilson on the Religious Politics of the ANC in South Africa
December 8, 2009

Yonatan Moskowitz on Life as a Cairean
December 3, 2009

Melanie Pitkin on the Catholic Church and Recent Trends in Argentine Social Politics
December 1, 2009

Janice Shon on the Role of Islam in Syria versus Turkey
December 1, 2009

Jackie Aanonsen on the Australian Aborigines
November 29, 2009

Maura Welch on Gender Inequality in Jordan
November 24, 2009

Lisa He on Islamic Life in Shanghai, China
November 23, 2009

Viba Saligrama on Boundaries and Murals: Reflections from Belfast
November 23, 2009

Sean Caselli on the Three Identities of Cape Town
November 20, 2009

Mike McCormick on Economics and Living at Home in Italy
November 20, 2009

Scott Breen on Cycling
November 18, 2009

Richie Frohlichstein on Arab Hospitality
November 18, 2009

Sarah Stern on the Westernization of China
November 17, 2009

Caitlin Fross on Religious Tolerance and Coexisting in Senegal
November 7, 2009

Jackie Aanonsen on Cultural Exchange and Experience
November 6, 2009

Michelle Vanderwist on the Motherly Virgin Mary: Catholicism in Santiago, Chile
November 5, 2009

Carmela Bulacan on Strong Catalonian Pride
November 4, 2009

Nayha Arora on Prejudice in Parliament: The Case of the British National Party
November 3, 2009

Chris Kelley on the Relationship between Church and State in Argentina
November 3, 2009

Christine White on Learning in Dublin
November 3, 2009

Adam Wilson on the Act of Overcoming in Cape Town
November 3, 2009

Laura Fayer on Judaism in China
October 28, 2009

Lauren Meigs on the True Catholicism of Ireland
October 27, 2009

Yonatan Moskowitz on the Jewish Community in Cairo
October 27, 2009

Melanie Pitkin on Poverty and the Concept of Solidarity in Buenos Aires
October 27, 2009

Janice Shon on the Legacy of Atatürk and Islam in Turkey
October 27, 2009

Virginia Vassar on Islam's Individuality in Senegal
October 27, 2009

Lisa He on China and the Environment
October 23, 2009

Justin Hawkins on Piety and Syncretism in Northwest Spain
October 21, 2009

Viba Saligrama on Diversity in Dublin
October 21, 2009

Maura Welch on Islam's Role in Daily Life in Jordan
October 21, 2009

Jennifer Dixon On History and Religion in Modern Glasgow
October 20, 2009

Sean Caselli on the Strong Influence of Religion in Cape Town
October 15, 2009

Jamie O'Neill on Interracial Relations at the University of the Western Cape
October 14, 2009

Scott Breen on Scotland's Past and Present in the United Kingdom
October 13, 2009

Richie Frohlichstein on Islam in Daily Life
October 13, 2009

Caitlin Fross on the Colonial Echo in a Muslim Nation
October 13, 2009

Sarah Stern on the Eradication of Religion in China
October 13, 2009

Katalyn Voss on Development and Globalization in Thailand
October 13, 2009

Katherine Relle on Diversity in London
October 6, 2009

Christian Arana on Religion as Politics
June 5, 2009

Joe Koizim on the Absence and Presence of Religion in New Zealand
June 3, 2009

Deion Simmons on Religion in Action
June 3, 2009

Allie McCarthy on Life on the Outside
May 26, 2009

Lukasz Swiderski on Experiencing Time in Oxford
May 26, 2009

Virginia Boyce on the Balance of Forgiveness
May 25, 2009

Alexandra Dimodica on Religious Cultural Diversity in Italy
April 27, 2009

Colleen Lima on Catholicism in France
April 26, 2009

Christina Cauterucci on Election Season in South Africa
April 23, 2009

Lauren Calvello on Religious Expression in France
April 20, 2009

Anish Savani on Religious Traditions in Senegal
April 20, 2009

Joelle Thomas on Religion and Society: How the French View Religion in America
April 20, 2009

Jennifer Ho on Las Fallas and Semana Santa (Holy Week)
April 15, 2009

Loretta Devery on Religion as Culture
April 15, 2009

Rachel Ellis on Jewish Community in Paris
April 14, 2009

Hannah Moss on the Problem of Control
April 14, 2009

Natalie Murchison on the Czech Getaway
April 14, 2009

Mimi Powell on the Sefardim Experience: Being Jewish in Spain
April 14, 2009

Sean DeLacey on Muslim Identity in Belgium
April 14, 2009

Annie McBride on the Close Proximity of Families That Allows for the Transfer of Religious Values
April 13, 2009

Marissa Siefkes: Italians are Catholic, Are They Not?
April 13, 2009

Caitlin Ryan on Easter in London
April 12, 2009

Christian Arana on Religious Diversity in New Zealand
April 4, 2009

Joe Koizim on Ancient Maori Traditions and Secular Christians
April 3, 2009

Annie McBride on Religion Through Art in Florence
March 27, 2009

Allie McCarthy on Catholicism in Argentina
March 20, 2009

Virginia Boyce on Religion in Chile
March 19, 2009

Grace Erdmann on the Big Mystery
March 12, 2009

Chiara Cardone on the Muslim Minority in France
March 9, 2009

Lauren Calvello on Religion as Politics
March 2, 2009

Natalie Murchinson on Searching for Meaning in Czech Atheism
March 2, 2009

Joelle Thomas: Do France’'s Cathedrals Propagate Secularism?
March 2, 2009

Joe Walsh on the Role of Women in Islam
March 2, 2009

Brittney Washington on Christianity in Japan
March 2, 2009

Anish Savani on the Blend of Religion and Mysticism in Senegalese Culture
February 24, 2009

Sean DeLacey on the European Union and Religious Rights
February 23, 2009

Rachel Ellis on the Prevalence of Religion in France
February 23, 2009

Caitlin Ryan on Religious Attitudes in London
February 23, 2009

Loretta Devery on the Changing Role of Catholicism in Chile
February 20, 2009

Alexandra Dimodica on Religion, Politics, and the Palio in Siena, Italy
February 20, 2009

Jennifer Ho on Religion and the Oft-Mentioned Notion of the “Two Spains”
February 20, 2009

Colleen Lima on the Strong Presence of Religion despite Secularism in France
February 20, 2009

Marissa Siefkes on Italy – Democracy or Theocracy?
February 20, 2009

Deion Simmons on Religiosity? In Brazil?
February 20, 2009

Christina Cauterucci on the Diversity of Christianity in Cape Town
February 19, 2009

Hannah Moss: The Mask of Religion in Prague
February 19, 2009

Mimi Powell on Catholicism and the Madrid Quality of Life
February 19, 2009

Maija Paegle on Aboriginal Culture in Australia
December 17, 2008

Yasmine Al-Sayyad on Religion, Language, and Reality
December 16, 2008

Nicole Cronin on Islamic Influences on Egyptian culture
December 15, 2008

Lukasz Swiderski on Religious Symbolism in Oxford
December 10, 2008

Karen Cook on Presbyterians in Egypt
December 8, 2008

Gabriela Fernandez on Lack of Separation of Church and State
December 8, 2008

Diane Healy on the Changing Religiosity in Dublin and Ireland
December 8, 2008

Meghan Keneally on Christmas in Strasbourg
December 8, 2008

Francis Kennedy on Religious Celebrations in Spain
December 8, 2008

Ike Perkins on Women and the Poor in the Islamic World
December 8, 2008

Nathan Pippenger on Conservatism in Britain
December 8, 2008

Paul Voorhees on Christmas in China
December 8, 2008

Macy Hintzman on The Societal Effects of Religious Holidays and Customs in Munich
December 6, 2008

Kory Kantenga on Lost in Translation: New Religious Language and Secular Society
December 6, 2008

Amanda Kerrigan on Christian Baptism in Taiwan
December 6, 2008

Mariel Reed on the Holidays in China
December 5, 2008

Gabriela Fernandez on Religious Pluralism in London
November 17, 2008

Grace Erdmann on the Aesthetic Differences among Religions
October 20, 2008

Paul Voorhees on Buddhism in China
October 15, 2008

Nicole Cronin on Religious Tenacity in Egypt
October 14, 2008

Diane Healy on Her "Great Expectation" of Ireland
October 14, 2008

Macy Hintzman on the Bavarian Relationship Between Church and State
October 14, 2008

Kory Kantenga on Islam in the West vs. Islam and the West
October 14, 2008

Amanda Kerrigan on the Impact of Pentecostal Christian Churches on the Youth of Taipei
October 14, 2008

Maija Paegle on World Youth Day in Australia
October 14, 2008

Ike Perkins on Islamic Faith in Egypt
October 14, 2008

Nathan Pippenger on Christianity in English Culture
October 14, 2008

Brittney Washington on Religious Traditions in Japan
October 14, 2008

Chiara Cardone on the Tension in France on Institutionalized Religion
October 13, 2008

Karen Cook on the Growing Religiosity in Egypt
October 13, 2008

Joe Walsh on the Debate about Religion as a "Political Tool"
October 12, 2008

Yasmine Al-Sayyad on Religious Consciousness in Scotland
October 10, 2008

Meghan Keneally on Racial and Religious Conflicts in France
October 10, 2008

Francis Kennedy on the Informality of Spanish Catholicism
October 10, 2008

Mariel Reed on the Search for Religion in China
October 10, 2008

Jennifer Nguyen on Vietnam’'s Two Prevailing Belief Systems: Communism and Confucianism
August 20, 2008

Jennifer Nguyen on Religion in Communist Vietnam
August 18, 2008

Elizabeth Miller on Religious Tensions in France
June 10, 2008

Patrick Eucalitto on the Generation Gap within Religion in France
June 5, 2008

Kirrin Hough on Islam in Germany
May 30, 2008

Laura Tulchin on Social and Religious Marginalization in France
May 18, 2008

Andrew Viteritti on a Multicultural France
May 5, 2008

Jorge Vega on Santo Daime
May 2, 2008

Megan Shudde on Degrees of Religious Tolerance in Egypt
May 1, 2008

Kirrin Hough on Religious "Belief" Compared to Religious "Tradition" in Germany
April 25, 2008

Greg Gangelhoff on the Relationship between Religion and Politics in France
April 18, 2008

Patrick Eucalitto on Religious Integration in France
April 17, 2008

Sarah Cooper on Marginalization in France
April 15, 2008

Camille Kolstad on Religious Identity in Cairo
April 15, 2008

Jennifer Lydic on the Jewish Community in Paris
April 15, 2008

Crystal Oswald-Herold on the Effects of Secularization on the Church
April 15, 2008

Natasha Reese on the Jewish Community in Spain
April 15, 2008

Elizabeth Zehe on the Absence of Religion in China
April 15, 2008

Ariel Azoff on the Effects of Religion on Society in Egypt
April 14, 2008

Traviss Cassidy on the Seperation of Muslims and Christians in Spain
April 14, 2008

Sarah Maxey on Religion as a Political Institution in South Africa
April 14, 2008

Seth McCurry on the Link Between Religion and Politics in Great Britain
April 14, 2008

Tim McLaughlin on Spain's Relationship with the Church
April 14, 2008

Cathleen O'Neal on the Integration of Religion and Politics in Ireland
April 14, 2008

Chelsea Paige on Russian Orthodoxy
April 14, 2008

Jessica Rimington on the Impact of Catholicism on the Religious History of Mexico
April 14, 2008

Maren Trochman on Catholic Identity in Spain
April 14, 2008

Juline Zhang on the Effect of Faith on England
April 12, 2008

Kyle Hughes on Christianity in China
April 9, 2008

Peter Haas on Catholicism in Spain
April 7, 2008

Piya Radia on Religious Affiliation in Senegal
April 3, 2008

Kamilla Kihabibrakhmanova on Religious Existence in Jerusalem
March 31, 2008

Ariel Azoff on Religion in Egypt
March 26, 2008

Jorge Vega on Being Catholic in Brazil
March 7, 2008

Natasha Reese on Rejection of Religion Among Spain's Youth
February 28, 2008

Traviss Cassidy on the Idea of "Two Spains"
February 26, 2008

Tim McLaughlin on Being Catholic in Spain
February 26, 2008

Sarah Cooper on the Reality of Secularism in France
February 25, 2008

Camille Kolstad on Muslim Tradition in the Twentieth Century
February 25, 2008

Jennifer Lydic on the Subtle Influence of Religion in Paris
February 25, 2008

Sarah Maxey on the Issue of Race in South Africa
February 25, 2008

Cathleen O'Neal on Religion and Political Affiliation in Ireland
February 25, 2008

Crystal Oswald-Herold on Political Correctness in Germany
February 25, 2008

Chelsea Paige on Ideology in Russia
February 25, 2008

Piya Radia on the Religious Landscape in Senegal
February 25, 2008

Megan Shudde on the Presence of Religion in Egypt
February 25, 2008

Maren Trochman on the Historical Importance of Religion in Spain
February 25, 2008

Laura Tulchin on Sarkozy's Religious Advocacy
February 25, 2008

Elizabeth Zehe on Secularism in China
February 25, 2008

Seth McCurry on Identity in London
February 24, 2008

Andrew Viteritti on Individual Identity in France
February 24, 2008

Jessica Rimington on Religious Identity
February 23, 2008

Peter Haas on the Role of Religion in Spain
February 21, 2008

Juline Zhang on Integration in a Secular London
February 21, 2008

Kyle Hughes on Chinese Muslims
February 14, 2008

Max Rerucha on Diversity in Canada
December 19, 2007

Jillian Slutzker on Oppression in Morocco
December 18, 2007

Ann Koppuzha on Comparing Turkish and Egyptian Islamic Values
December 16, 2007

Alexander Kostura on Catholic Contradictions in Argentina
December 15, 2007

Amber Oliva on Religious Symbols in Egypt
December 15, 2007

Cassandra Riedy on Religious Identity
December 14, 2007

Veery Maxwell on London’'s Charitable Hare Krishna Practitioners
December 10, 2007

Kari Chong on Islam and Religious Organizations in China
December 3, 2007

Lindsay Anne Van Houten on Religious Life in Italy
November 30, 2007

Katia Shtefan on Expressions of Popular Religion in Chile
November 24, 2007

Carolyn Barnett on Women Veiling in Egypt
November 18, 2007

Robby Meara on Religious Pluralism in Egypt
November 16, 2007

Nick Wertsch on Chilean Religious Attitudes and Traditions
November 15, 2007

Madeline Sopko on Catholicism's Colonial History in Mexico
November 14, 2007

Jared McClelland on Religion and the Communist Party in China
November 1, 2007

Cassandra Riedy on Cultural Hegemony in Scotland
October 31, 2007

Jillian Slutzker on Muslim Observance in Morocco
October 31, 2007

Greg Gangelhoff on the Absence of Religion in Public Life in France
October 30, 2007

Veery Maxwell on Changes in the Church and Identity in England
October 29, 2007

Kamilla Kihabibrakhmanova on Women in Egypt
October 25, 2007

Max Rerucha on Religious Consciousness in Canada
October 24, 2007

Alexander Kostura on Catholicism, Crime, and Human Rights in Argentina
October 22, 2007

Amber Oliva in Egypt on Islam and Yemeni Society
October 22, 2007

Jessica Retting on Catholicism's Absence from Public Life in Argentina
October 22, 2007

Ann Koppuzha on Ramadan in Egypt
October 19, 2007

Robby Meara on Religion and Society in Egypt and Jordan
October 16, 2007

Madeline Sopko on Catholicism's Paradox in Mexico
October 15, 2007

Nick Wertsch on Catholic Education in Chile
October 13, 2007

Lindsay Anne Van Houten on Religion in Italy
October 9, 2007

Kari Chong on the Role of Islam and Christianity in China
October 8, 2007

Carolyn Barnett on Ramadan in Egypt
September 24, 2007

Katia Shtefan on Catholicism in Chile
September 17, 2007

Elizabeth Miller on the Reconciliation of Faith in France
September 10, 2007

Anne Barton-Veenkant on Religion and Divides in Brazilian Society
June 29, 2007

Mela Norman on the San People of the Kalahari Desert
June 4, 2007

Emily Liner on Catholicism and Islam in France
May 28, 2007

John Stewart on Catholicism in Argentina
May 18, 2007

Hafsa Kanjwal on US Intentions in the Muslim World
May 17, 2007

Charles Prahl on the Relationship Between God and South Africa
May 14, 2007

Hammad Hammad on Religion as a Political Tool
May 9, 2007

Alanna Hughes on Commercialization and Religion
April 18, 2007

Ana Maria Thomas on Easter in Spain
April 18, 2007

Sarah Delaney on Religious Conflict in Ireland
April 16, 2007

Owen Sanderson on Global Migration in Europe
April 16, 2007

Hilary Winn on the History of Religious Diversity in Turkey
April 12, 2007

Flavia Menezes on Religious Affiliation in France
April 7, 2007

Juliana MacPherson on Seperation Between Church and State in France
April 5, 2007

Mela Norman on Religious and Cultural Diversity in South Africa
March 30, 2007

John Stewart on the Andean Influence on Catholicism in South America
March 21, 2007

Julie Yelle on the Public Celebration of Religious Holidays in France
March 20, 2007

Charles Prahl on Islam in South Africa
March 9, 2007

Brittany Gregerson on Cultural Diversity in South Africa
March 6, 2007

Dorothy Voorhees on Religion and the Presidential Elections in France
March 6, 2007

Alexandria Motl on Catholicism and Identity Issues in Spain
March 2, 2007

Katharine Davis on the Role of the Catholic Church in Politics in Chile
March 1, 2007

Emily Liner on the Dwindling Numbers of Practicing Catholics in France
March 1, 2007

Owen Sanderson on Religion as a Catalyst for Political Change in Northern Europe
February 20, 2007

Anne Barton-Veenkant on the Unorthodoxy of Religion in Brazil
February 16, 2007

Sarah Delaney on the Societal Impact of Catholicism in Ireland
February 16, 2007

Hafsa Kanjwal on Islam and Education in Egypt
February 13, 2007

Hilary Winn on the Tension between Religiosity and Secularism in Turkey
February 13, 2007

Hammad Hammad on Perceptions of Religion, Social Class and America in Egypt
February 12, 2007

Alanna Hughes on Religion in Daily Life in Brazil
February 12, 2007

Juliana MacPherson on Secularism and Catholicism in France
February 12, 2007

Flavia Menezes on Secularism in France
February 12, 2007

Ana Maria Thomas on the Changing Role of Religion in Spain
February 12, 2007

Emily Majka on Gender and Islam in Syria and Egypt
January 6, 2007

Alex Schank on Tensions between Shari’a and Democracy in Egypt
December 19, 2006

Elizabeth Bowers on Current Catholic-Protestant Tensions in Ireland
December 18, 2006

Charlotte Drew on Tensions between Law and Religion in South Africa
December 1, 2006

Julia McCarthy on Atttitudes Toward Abortion in Japan
December 1, 2006

Todd Wintner on Reform and Conservative Elements in Egypt
December 1, 2006

Dmitriy S. Zakharov on Jews in the Czech Republic
December 1, 2006

Stephanie Kelman on Pluralism in Denmark
November 24, 2006

Clare Orvis on Visiting a Buddhist Temple in China
November 19, 2006

Tim Fernholz on Trends in Religion and Politics in Egypt
October 10, 2006

Elizabeth Bowers on Historical Catholic-Protestant Tensions in Ireland
October 1, 2006

Katharine Davis on the Social Impacts of Religion in Tanzania
October 1, 2006

Charlotte Drew on Religion and Politics in South Africa
October 1, 2006

Brittany Gregerson on Islam and Gender Relations in Zanzibar
October 1, 2006

Stephanie Kelman on Lutheranism and Family Values in Denmark
October 1, 2006

Emily Majka on Ramadan and Iftar in Egypt
October 1, 2006

Julia McCarthy on the Meaning of Religion in Japan
October 1, 2006

Alexandria Motl on Catholic Religious Practice in Spain
October 1, 2006

Alex Schank on Coptic Christians in Egypt
October 1, 2006

Dorothy Voorhees on the Decline of Religion in Politics in France
October 1, 2006

Todd Wintner on Pluralism and Identity Issues in Egypt
October 1, 2006

Julie Yelle on the Integration of Muslim Youth in France
October 1, 2006

Dmitriy S. Zakharov on Secularization in the Czech Republic
October 1, 2006

Clare Orvis on Private Religious Practice in China
September 29, 2006

Clare Orvis on the Absence of Organized Religion in China
September 21, 2006

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