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Historic events

COVID-19-based historic events

Archaeology

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Non-people

212.50.102.180 ( talk) 17:46, 15 March 2020 (UTC)

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Linguistics

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  • Language Documentation Training Center - one of the few Language Documentation training programs for non-linguists in the world (Notable?)
  • Languages used in books and other media - Languages used on the Internet, List of languages by total number of speakers, List of languages by number of native speakers, and others already exist. I believe a similar article about languages used in books and other print media would be highly informative and useful. This also applies when expanded to other media, such as radio, television, movies, songs, software, video games, etc.
  • Redirect Latin diminutives cf https://la.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deminutivum_Latinum, hypocorism, List_of_diminutives_by_language
  • learning strategies – in second-language acquisition
  • lexical phonology - An approach to phonology that accounts for the interactions of morphology and phonology in the word building process ( https://glossary.sil.org/term/lexical-phonology). This theory has been mentioned by ~10.000 papers and books (according to google scholar).
  • maximal projection – a concept derived from X-bar theory
  • modal words in Ukrainian - uk:Модальник
  • needless variants – usage issue, as discussed by Bryan Garner
  • Netymology – to try and get linguistic understanding around digital media use and mental health using this https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/netymology-tom-chatfield/1116412908?ean=9781623651640 as a reference and primary starting point
  • nominative–genitive conversion ( nominative-genitive conversion) – in Japanese: conversion between ga (? / ?) and no (? / ?) (see Genitive_case#Japanese)
  • oppositive case and situative case - in Finnish (if you can call these constructions "cases") (rarely used); but even if they were not "cases" (only used for adverbs and nouns), it would still be important to know when and how they are used; both the oppositive and situative case express the location of two things compared to each other; the oppositive case with the meaning "facing each other"; the situative case has the ending -kkain / -kkäin, the oppositive case the ending -tusten / -tysten; Mäkinen, Panu. "Finnish Grammar - Adverbial Cases". users.jyu.fi. University of Jyväskylä. Retrieved 6 March 2015.
  • Oral skill (The necesary ability or abilities which allows a person to speak correctly and in a way someone else can understand clearly)

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  • stress shift/ stress retraction/ iambic reversal/ rhythm rule
  • Redirect syntactician - an individual working in or associated with the study of syntax within the field of linguistics
  • Redirect Texan Spanish - the unique form of Spanish that is spoken by Tejanos in Texas; it is debated among linguists whether it is a dialect or its own language; many non-linguists and laypeople insist it a bastardization of English and Spanish
  • Understanding Computers and Cognition – a 1987 book by Terry Winograd and Fernando Flores; a great arch from philosophy of language to computer design; outlines classic language theory and shows how its language-is-to-describe-objective-reality paradigm fails to provide a useful foundation for applied artificial intelligence; then proposes an alternative perspective on language as a means of communication and coordination among social biological beings "being in the world", based on works of Gadamer, Maturana and Heidegger; results in an outline of computer software design that will support such real-life communication

Redirect Vasconic substrate to Vasconic substrate hypothesis

  • vocal placement - refers to how one positions their voice resonance within their body. Mastering this can help someone sound more like a native speaker of a given language. Most pages on the internet only mention the vocal placement for English. It'd be nice if Wikipedia covered the subject both for English and for other languages.
  • vocalization (linguistics) – a phonological process in which a sound, often labial or lateral, is replaced with a glide or vowel
  • Ք fr:K'eh Keh (letter) – 36th letter of the Armenian Alphabet

Profanity

Military and military history

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Sociology

Via Astin, Helen S. and Alexander W. Astin. A Social Change Model of Leadership Development Guidebook Version 3. The National Clearinghouse of Leadership Programs, 1996. Used extensively in higher education leadership, developed at the Higher Education Leadership Institute at UCLA in the 90s. Also known as the "7Cs" of leadership development. See [46] and [47].

This is a campaign started in May 2014 in Norway following the restrictions for university admission and resident permit of Iranian students in technical field with justification of UN sanctions and domestic export control. It was triggered when Hamideh Kaffash, an Iranian PhD student at NTNU, was expelled from the country after one year of researcher over the fear of transferring knowledge for WMD development. She sued the Norwegian government later in 2015. Some references: BBC UniversitetsAvisa (student Newspaper in Trondheim, Norway) StudVest (Student newspaper in Bergen, Norway) NRK (Norwegian national broadcasting corporation) OpenDemocracy

[48] [49] [50]

Sociology people

  • Michael Macy - Michael Macy is a Goldwin Smith Professor of Arts and Sciences [51] and the Director of the Social Dynamics Laboratory [52] at Cornell University, where he has worked since 1997. He received his B.A. and Ph.D at Harvard, along with an M.A. from Stanford.

His research team has used computational models, online laboratory experiments, and digital traces of device-mediated interaction to explore familiar but enigmatic social patterns, such as circadian rhythms, the emergence and collapse of fads, the spread of self-destructive behaviors, cooperation in social dilemmas, the critical mass in collective action, the spread of high-threshold contagions on small-world networks, the polarization of opinion, segregation of neighborhoods, and assimilation of minority cultures.

Popular accounts of Macy’s work have appeared in mainstream media publications such as BBC, The Guardian, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Wired, TIME, CBS, CNN, Ars Technica. His research has been funded by the National Science Foundation, the Minerva Research Initiative, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the Sloan Foundation, the Russell Sage Foundation, Google, and Yahoo! Research.

Michael Macy received the American Sociological Association’s (ASA) Award for Outstanding Article in Theory in 1993, in Mathematical Sociology in 2007, 2009, and 2016, and in Economic Sociology in 2011 and 2019, and was awarded the Academy of Management OMT Best Paper Award in 1999.

  • Jonathan Hearn, notable for being president of the Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism since 2019. [53] Professor of Sociology at Edinburgh University since 2014. [54] [55] [56] He wrote upon the renaming of David Hume Tower and writes about similar topics on his blog. [57] [58]
  • Nitza M. Hidalgo - notable for his educational theory re. the three levels of culture; [59]; [60]
  • Logan Levkoff - notable for...</voice in human sexuality education/sexology>
  • Barry Sandywell - sociologist particularly concerned with sociological issues in philosophy and visual culture; [61]; [62]; [63]; Sandywell is cited in 11 places in Wikipedia ( [64])
  • Robin Williams (sociologist) - sociologist known for identifying 12 cultural values of the U.S. in 1965 (achievement and success, individualism, activity and work, efficiency and practicality, science and technology, progress, material comfort, humanitarianism, freedom, democracy, racism and group superiority, and equality); another sociologist, James M. Henslin, suggested that education, religion and romantic love be added to the list; possibly related to Robin M. Williams Jr., another sociologist in a similar field; articles found about Williams Jr. do not mention the values
  • Jens Qvortrup - Danish sociologist who created and led for 10 years the Research Committee 53 on Sociology of Childhood for the International Sociological Association (ISA), shedding light on the importance of childhood studies. He is one of the editors of The Palgrave Handbook of Childhood Studies. ( [65])
  • José Manuel Valenzuela Arce - Mexican Author and an academic at The College of Mexico A.C. Born 1954 (age 65 years), in Mexico. Recipient of the Guggenheim Fellowship for Humanities, US & Canada.
  • Jackson Toby - Jackson Toby (1925-), American sociologist, educator. Achievements include special research adolescent delinquency in the United States, Sweden, Japan, other countries, on violence and dropouts in American public schools. Recipient Research Excellence award, Rutgers University Board Trustees, 1984, numerous research grants.
  • Dr. Connie Pinkerton-Uri - Choctaw/Cherokee Doctor, Lawyer, and Activist who carried out an independent study finding that one in four American Indian women had been sterilized without her consent

Cultural practices, customs and folkways

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  • I'd recommend expanding Yamato period with information from [7] rather than creating an independent article.
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Feminism and women's studies

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Folklore and folkloristics

  • Urban Legends Newsgroup alt.folklore.urban (This crowdsourced engine devoted to separating fact from falsehood preceded the world wide web and gave rise to snopes.com. One of the largest of the newsgroups, its participants developed a complex set of mores.)

Identity politics

Other social and cultural issues

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Some useful sources: [101]; [102]; [103]; [104]; [105]; [106]; [107]; [108]; Yanko Tsvetkov's stereotype maps, seen here, and here.-- Coin945 ( talk) 17:03, 19 November 2012 (UTC)

Holidays

Mythology

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https://webot.org/info/en/?search=Demi-Gods_and_Semi-Devils* Mang-gon - de:Mang-gon

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Fraternal organizations

LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender)

Article seems to focus on neighbourhood as a whole rather than singling out any specific hotel, I suggest adding content to Tenderloin, San Francisco and/or solidifying existing information into an LGBT section if necessary.
  • Trans* Pride Brighton - Charity. Founded in 2013. Holds an annual Trans Pride event in Brighton, UK including a march and festival event. First event of its kind in Europe. Growing in size with over 2,000 unique visitors at this year's festival and over 1,000 participants in the march.
  • Theybies - The parenting style of raising a child without gender, referring to them using nonbinary they/them pronouns, and letting them decide their gender identity as they grow up. [129] [130] [131]
  • Transgender lesbian
  • The Transsexual Phenomenon - (no article; blue links as redirect) ( wikidata:Q42196731) pioneering 1966 book by Harry Benjamin; when I see the number of books that are pure fluff and don't meet WP:NBOOK and have a WP article about them, it makes me want to puke. And then we have a book that was phenomenally important like this one, and no article. Mathglot ( talk) 07:52, 2 July 2017 (UTC)
  • Vagina (journal) - a US lesbian journal in the 1970s
  • WeQueer - hashtag and online movement.
  • Wishing Well (magazine) - a US lesbian quarterly in the mid-1970s; devoted to personal ads
  • You Don't Say? Campaign - Duke University's viral photo project featured on CNN, HLN, Upworthy, and Huffington Post about language offensive to sexual and gender minorities; [132]; [133]; [134]; [135]
  • Youth First Texas - a GLBTQA youth organization in Dallas, Texas; [136]
  • I'd like a way to compare different "gay libel" cases that have been lodged, from Oscar Wilde to Tom Cruise to Liberace to Robbie Williams. I'm considering making a category, but the category name Gay Libel Cases seems anachronistic since the word "gay" wasn't used that way in Wilde's time. I'm also expecting pushback on linking gay libel cases which involved people later outed, like Oscar Wilde and Liberace, with gay libel cases involving straight people, like Tom Cruise and Robbie Williams. What do people think would be the best wording for a category like this to avoid offense & also avoid an overly long Category name? Markwiki ( talk) 00:04, 25 May 2010 (UTC)
    • Sexuality-based defamation would probably be the most accurate, using "defamation" instead of "libel" to be inclusive of slander and false light (even though false light isn't quite considered defamation, the page is in the Defamation category, so it's close enough). Lexid523 ( talk) 18:32, 9 June 2021 (UTC)

Popular culture

Paranormal

  • wedding superstition - commonly known topic that needs a stand-alone article; [141] [142]; [143]; [144]
  • Animated Armor - Armor that has been brought to life by a supernatural force. Sometimes the Armor is possessed by the will of its owner, usually a ghost or spirit of a knight that once wore the armor. Other times it may be possessed due to a magical element. The animated armor has become a stock character or image in both supernatural and fantasy genres alike. The animated armor is usually found guarding castles or mansions for the owner.

Other times they become focused on carrying out a mission they had in a previous life. A key element of the armor is that while it moves and fights as a knight, upon removing the helmet nothing will be present. [12] [13] [14] [15]

Organized crime by country

Criminal proceeds amounted to 3.6% of global GDP in 2009. ( http://www.fatf-gafi.org/faq/moneylaundering/)

References

  1. ^ McDonald, Karl (11 September 2017). "Focurc: the newly documented 'language' found in one Scottish area". inews.co.uk. Retrieved 1 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Why 'Focurc' could be the newest regional Scots language". www.scotsman.com. Retrieved 1 April 2019.
  3. ^ "Demographics - Focurc". Retrieved 1 April 2019.
  4. ^ Leila Mattfolk. "Hedda och Frans" [Hedda and Frans] (in Swedish). Swedish Institute for Language and Folklore. sec. Franciscus av Assisi och Sankta Hedvig. Retrieved 8 February 2020.
  5. ^ Iverson, Gregory K.; Ahn, Sang-Cheol (March 2007). "English voicing in dimensional theory". Language Sciences. 29 (2–3): 247–269. doi: 10.1016/j.langsci.2006.12.012.
  6. ^ Books
  7. ^ Smits, Gregory (2001). "Topics in Japanese Cultural History: Chapter 2, The Ancient Japanese Islands – Uji and Be". figal-sensei.org. Retrieved 12 April 2019.
  8. ^ "Mountain View Cemetery, Altadena, Calfiornia - Burial Records". Interment.net. Retrieved November 11, 2019.
  9. ^ "About Mountain View". Mountain View Mortuary, Cemetery, and Crematory. Retrieved November 11, 2019.
  10. ^ https://www.britannica.com/topic/Meness
  11. ^ https://books.google.com/books?id=eD5AkdM83iIC&pg=PA188&lpg=PA188&dq=M%C4%97nuo+god
  12. ^ https://www.dndbeyond.com/monsters/animated-armor
  13. ^ https://d23.com/6-amazing-behind-the-scenes-photos-of-disneys-bedknobs-and-broomsticks/
  14. ^ https://www.ign.com/wikis/kingdom-hearts-ii/Lingering_Will
  15. ^ https://www.wilde-online.info/the-canterville-ghost.html