Social Sciences

Anthropology Topics

  • Agricultural practices
  • Amphora
  • Ancestors (role of)
  • Ancient Roman culture
  • Body modification
  • Burial customs
  • Clothing/costume
  • Cultural appropriation
  • Day of the Dead
  • Eating utensils
  • Folklore
  • Gender roles
  • Gift giving customs
  • Kennewick Man
  • Kissing customs
  • Language/linguistics
  • Marriage
  • Nudists
  • Otherkin
  • Polyandry
  • Polygamy
  • Primate families
  • Religious beliefs/practices
  • Repatriation
  • Rhine-Danube corridor
  • Ritual masks
  • Roma (gypsy) culture
  • Social networks
  • Stonehenge
  • Subcultural groups (i.e. hippies, Hell's Angels, etc.)
  • Totem poles
  • Traditional medicine

Sociology Topics

  • Aging
  • Ambient awareness
  • Anti-vaccination
  • Black Lives Matter
  • Class
  • Cliques
  • Conflict theory
  • Consumerism
  • Counter-cultures
  • Cults
  • Cultural appropriation
  • Cultural assimilation
  • Ethnicity
  • Equal pay
  • Family issues
  • Fandom
  • Fashion trends
  • Flocking behavior
  • Gender Issues
  • Mass Media
  • Nationality
  • Occupy movement
  • Online dating
  • Patriotism
  • Police brutality
  • Poverty gap
  • Protest
  • Social media activism
  • Social stratification
  • Spirituality and religion
  • Stereotypes
  • Sub-cultures
  • Superstitions 
  • Twitter
  • Work place
  • Youth culture

Criminal Justice Topics

  • Capital punishment as deterrent
  • Community policing
  • Crime statistic reporting
  • Cyber crime
  • Death penalty
  • Domestic violence
  • Fiber evidence
  • For profit prisons
  • Forensic genealogy
  • Forensic geology
  • Fraud
  • Hate crime
  • Hate groups
  • Identity theft
  • Illegal drug use
  • Innocence projects
  • International terrorism
  • Legalization of marijuana
  • Lethal injection vs. electric chair
  • Mandatory minimum sentencing
  • Plea bargaining
  • Presumptive parole
  • Prison overcrowding
  • Prostitution
  • Racial profiling
  • Rehabilitation in prison
  • Riots
  • Serial killers
  • Sodomy laws
  • Undercover police
  • Voting rights for felons
  • Warren court
  • Witness protection program

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