Basically, education is needed to transform the culture, norms, values, and build a person to understand better whatever around him. Each of us needs education, since child till the end of our life. However, something that essentially has good purpose, can also be an evil instrument depends on the ruler. Furthermore, it can be worse if the deviation was run by an official institution such a country. Walton R. Johnson, an admission counselor and former dean at Livingston College, analyze the implication of manipulating education in South Africa as the social stratification engineering in his article titled “Education: Keystone of Apartheid”. He explains thoroughly the Whites South Africa government policy in education that impact to the attempt of perpetuating the Whites supremacy toward the Africans. How the system of education methodically create the social discrimination in the society, and the effects to the Africans self-determination.
Ketika mendengar kata perempuan, maka di benak kita akan terlintas kata-kata seperti lembut, cantik, lemah, manja, penurut, dan seterusnya. Bagi masyarakat pada umumnya, konsep ini dimaklumi sebagai sesuatu yang kodrati bagi seorang perempuan. Kaum esensialis pun seperti para pemuka agama dan masyarakat turut mendukung bahwa atribut-atribut yang melekat dalam konsep seorang perempuan adalah sesuatu yang kodrati atau alamiah dikarenakan factor biologis sebagai perempuan itu sendiri.
Nowadays, advertisement is something important to the mostly of mass media. It supports the mass media by sponsoring them to keep in circulation. As the compensation, the company or institution that pays certain mass media to put their ads on it will get more customers who see the ads. Moreover, the advertiser also makes the ads as attractive as possible, and one of the tricks is by using woman as the model. This is a common phenomenon in our advertising world. The advertiser often uses Woman as the model even though the product is not aimed to woman kind. Some feminist consider this as the form of woman exploitation, because the company “sell” the woman’s body to market the product. However, Woman’s body exploitation could also give woman any benefits such as the freedom to express themselves, access the public area, get a better finance, and build the gender equality between man and woman.
Perhaps you are a person who is getting bored with your society and country. Actually, this condition is often occurring among Indonesian people. The messiness, untidiness, and the hypocrisy bring people to the peak where they want to leave this country as soon as possible. However, to migrate to another country or continent, you must learn the language and custom first, except if you decide to move to mars or moon. Furthermore, learning the language is not enough at all. Sometimes some misunderstandings occur while communicating with the locals who have extremely different cultural background with us. One of the trick is by mastering the body language, and seeing any similarities and differencies between them. Therefore, let’s take two countries which come from different continent to review. On this essay, I’ll choose Russia which is located at Europ, and Egypt in Africa. Although they absolutely have different location, we’ll see whether both people still have some similarities in their body languages or not including the spatial concept, gender relationship, and dinning ethic which will be our consideration to deciding new home.
Berikut adalah beberapa teori terkait dengan materi kebudayaan Indonesia. Catatan ini saya konversi dari hasil ujian tengah semester mata kuliah Kebudayaan Indonesia di semester genap 2009 – 2010. Semoga dapat bermanfaat bagi pengunjung yang sedang mencari definisi dan teori-teori kebudayaan.
According to the site register.net, since January 2009, the number of on-line website all around the world has reached more than 185 million domains. Moreover, some surveys said that the number of website will increase about 3 million domains each month. It means the necessity toward website is very important nowadays. Commonly people assume creating a website seems so difficult. They prefer to hire a professional to make their website. The cost for hiring a pro is not cheap, especially to those who want to build a small business. With Content Management System (CMS) Drupal, web programming software that can build a site automatically, everyone can build their own website more easily. However, if we have the knowledge, the process should only take several minutes by following these five quick steps, which are started with downloading, uploading, configuring, installing, and ended by posting.