The relationship between the human body and architecture has always been a key element in architectural design and practice, however, the connection between the two wasn't documented or even accepted ...
THE answer to the first question is — because they sum up what are sometimes difficult concepts to understand or explain — which (in answer to the second question) is what we’re going to try to do now ...
If you are studying any of the humanities, you will learn many different words that will become part of your vocabulary. One of the words that you may learn is 'reification'. Reification is the ...
‘Dark Horse’ a song recorded by well-known American artist, Katy Perry, was released on September 17, 2013. The song came to be a commercial success in the United States, Canada and Europe. Although ...
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Conspiracy theories have become more widespread in recent years. As populist explanations, they offer themselves as radical analyses of ‘the powerful’ – i.e., the operation of capital and its ...
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In a variety of social contexts, measuring merit or performance is a crucial step toward enforcing meritocratic ideals. At the same time, workable measures are bound to obfuscate the fuzziness and ...
SS, Springfield, Ill. Dear SS: No! It concerns me, too, but not nearly so much as it concerns you and hundreds of thousands of others who're reluctant to review the recent carnage and concede the ...
The emergence of a professional class whose skills were seemingly a reification of these expectations was all but inevitable. ...
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A similar property, called reification, exists in semantic graphics, in which the nodes + edge together are given an ...
Theirs is an act of consumptive reification rather than one of enquiry – of entertainment and not art. Recently, I was bowled ...
Long time readers know that I’m generally OK with reification as long as we don’t take it too seriously. And we do that all the time. An “object” is really only an “object” in a human-sense. Reduced ...
such stereotyping also involved the deployment and reification of cultural hierarchies. In colonial cities across Africa and ...