Cultural Revolution

May 30, 2017 IIS Institute 0

Cultural Revolution, Chinese political upheaval of the 1960s and 1970s, the greatest mass movement in the history of the People’s Republic of China. Mao Zedong […]

Hunter-Gatherers

May 30, 2017 IIS Institute 0

I INTRODUCTION Hunter-Gatherers, people practising subsistence techniques of hunting and gathering wild food, with little or no agriculture. In many parts of the world small […]

Social Geography

May 29, 2017 IIS Institute 0

I INTRODUCTION Social Geography, a sub-discipline of geography, especially of human geography, that is broadly concerned with the social meanings attached to different places and […]

Globalization

May 22, 2017 IIS Institute 0

I INTRODUCTION Globalization, the concept that encapsulates the growth of connections between people on a planetary scale. Globalization involves the reduction of barriers to trans-world […]

Counter-Culture

May 22, 2017 IIS Institute 0

I INTRODUCTION Counter-Culture, in sociology, a set of values and associated behavioural patterns alternative and opposed to those dominant in a society or community which […]

Choral Music

May 15, 2017 IIS Institute 0

I INTRODUCTION Choral Music, music sung by a group of people as a unit. Usually, the term choral music implies two or more singers for […]

African Music

May 15, 2017 IIS Institute 0

I INTRODUCTION African Music, the music of black Africans living south of the Sahara, as distinct from the Arab music of North Africa. A rich […]