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          Crossing boarders can be and is difficult for many people. It forces us to get rid of all prior prejudices as well as bias information that might make us think of our culture superior to one another, which is known as ethnocentrism. This does not mean that one culture is actually better than one another. It can be challenging because, depending on where you live, we have created cultural norms, beliefs, and values that set cultures apart from one another and crossing into another’s boarders may come to people as a cultural shock.

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  It is known that China has been very strict concerning the amount of children that a Chinese woman can produce. This law is also known as the “One-Child Policy” and recently, it has been “loosened”. In fact, it has been stated in the BBC article named “China reforms: One-child policy to be relaxed “  that in  the future , couples wanting to have more than one child would be able to if one of them was an only child.

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Growing up in a technologically advanced society has been proven to have some disadvantages. There has been an increasingly large concern over the past decade, on what media has done to people’s self-confidence and their body image. How does media directly affect us day by day? How can we create a solution to this problem?

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In this day and age technology has become very prevalent. It is present in basically every aspect of our everyday lives, especially on a social level. We are always in constant communication with others. And now, since access to communication is so easy to obtain, an increase in the popularity of online dating is beginning to occur. We use technology in every other aspect of our lives, so why not dating as well? Yet, even though it is convenient, online dating provides some major risks as well.

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Growing up in a technologically advanced society has been proven to have some disadvantages. There has been an increasingly large concern over the past decade, on what media has done to people’s self-confidence and their body image. Usually when this topic is studied researchers just look at women, but Steve H. Sohn takes a closer look at both men and women. No one may ever figure out the perpetrator for the socially created ideal body image, but there is no question about it that media reinforces the images of skinny women and masculine men every day.

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At a workshop called "Reinventing Barbie" middle-school girls discussed construction of female bodies and feminine identities in popular culture by remaking Barbie dolls in to their view. The workshop challenges what Barbie represents or does not represent and talks about the significance of Barbies impact on the young girls minds and self image.

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Across America, especially on college campuses relationships have been increasingly getting smaller and smaller. What is causing this to happen? One reason for this issue that this article takes a look at is the new modern age of ‘hooking up’. The research method used with this topic, was looking at young adults between the ages of 18-24 on college campuses, big or small, across America. The researcher spoke to about 14,600 students of both women and men, gay or straight, on 19 different campuses.

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Across America, especially on college campuses relationships have been increasingly getting smaller and smaller. What is causing this to happen? One reason for this issue that this article takes a look at is the new modern age of ‘hooking up’. The research method used with this topic, was looking at young adults between the ages of 18-24 on college campuses, big or small, across America. The researcher spoke to about 14,600 students of both women and men, gay or straight, on 19 different campuses.

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Hostility Towards Assisted Suicide  

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Students cheating their way through the learning and education system.

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All teens are looking for love and the possibilities that come along with it. More teens each day participate in sexual activities with their partners. Choosing such a big decision to become sexually active comes with many responsibilities and risk factors such as teen pregnancy. According to Brown (2010), “The teen pregnancy rate is down nearly 40 percent and the teen birth rate has been cut by one-third since the early 1990s”. Even though this progress is remarkable it doesn't mean that we don’t need to keep a close eye on the issue.

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