Why a new version of a game is actually better: ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ video game

The trailer for “Star Wars” has a simple message: don’t worry, it’s just another video game.The game, released by Electronic Arts last year, has since become a viral sensation and a cultural phenomenon.The game, developed by LucasArts and published by Disney Interactive, uses a special “Star Trek” logo on its home console.It features a new narrative that follows the journey […]

The sociology of internalization: From self-esteem to the sociology of self-doubt

Internalized attitudes are among the most powerful influences on the development of our values, according to a new study by the University of Sydney’s School of Social Sciences.The sociology of inner-city children and young adults was developed as part of the University’s Global Change Research Institute (GCRI) programme to identify the connections between human capital and social capital, and how […]