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Identities

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Show some skin

Show some skin:  Tell Me More:    ShowSomeSkin NDMonologues, recorded February 26-28, 2015    

Show Some Skin: Tell Me More--Act II:   ShowSomeKin NDMonologues recorded February 26-28-28, 2015

   

Suggested Search Terms

These lists are not exhaustive, they are only suggestions.

Gender (e.g. feminism or masculine)

Use wild cards (? and *) to search for both singular and plural forms of a word.

  • Cisgender
  • Gender Studies
  • Gender Equality
  • Gender Identity
  • Gender Mainstreaming
  • Masculinity
  • Men
  • Men's Studies
  • Sex role
  • Sexism
  • Transgender
  • Transexual?

​Combine terms, e.g. women AND media or, masculinity AND eating disorders to narrow your search.

Race/Ethnicity

Use wild cards (? and *) to search for both singular and plural forms of a word.

  • Antiracism
  • Antisemitism
  • Asian Americans
  • Biracial
  • Black Americans
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Ethnic groups
  • Ethnic identity
  • Ethnic relations
  • Ethnicity
  • Group identity
  • Identity
  • Islamophobia
  • Interracial
  • Minorit* 
  • Multiracial
  • Race
  • Race Discrimination
  • Racial identity
  • Racially mixed people
  • Racism

​​Combine terms, e.g. African American AND media or, Biracial AND children  to narrow your search.

Religious Identity

Use wild cards (? and *) to search for both singular and plural forms of a word.

​Combine terms, e.g. religious identity AND politics or, Hasidism AND meida to narrow your search.

Sexual Orientation

Use wild cards (? and *) to search for both singular and plural forms of a word.

  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Heterosexual*
  • Homosexual*
  • Lesbian
  • LGBT
  • LGBTQ
  • Sexual Orientation

​Combine terms, e.g. gays AND media or, heterosexuality AND gay allies to narrow your search.

Social Media

Use wild cards (? and *) to search for both singular and plural forms of a word.

  • Communication
  • Cyberbullying
  • Facebook
  • Mass media
  • Information society
  • Internet social aspects
  • Online identitties
  • Online journalism
  • Online social networks
  • Popular culture
  • Shared virtual environments
  • Social media
  • Twitter
  • Virtual lives
  • Yik yak

​Combine terms, e.g. cyberbullying AND suicide or, Facebook AND isolation to narrow your search.

Social Class

Use wild cards (? and *) to search for both singular and plural forms of a word.

  • Economic conditions
  • Elite [social science]
  • Group identity
  • Income distribution
  • Income inequality
  • Social classes
  • Social conditions
  • Social life and customs 
  • Social mobility
  • Social stratification
  • Social status
  • Upper class
  • Wealth

​Combine terms, e.g. social mobility AND poverty or, income distribution AND education to narrow your search.

Useful sites (maps, data, information)

Census 2010 Interactive Population Map:   United States 

Consumer Expenditure Survey:  provided by the US Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics 

Mapping Poverty in America:  complied by the New York Times on US Census data

PewResearchCenter Religion & Public Life

PewResearchCenter a Survery of LGBT Americans

Poverty & Equity Data:  provided by The World Bank

Social Explorer:  UK and US data, US data going back to 1790 with socio-economic indicators

World Religions Map:  PBS Learning Media

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