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Nonfiction: Is Your Culture ‘Tight' or ‘Loose'? The Answer Could Explain Everything

Posted On: Sep 14, 2018   |   Posted By: NY Times

Michele Gelfand's “Rule Makers, Rule Breakers” takes a look at the differences in various human societies and chalks them up to how strictly they follow norms.

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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Goat House / Yalin Architectural Design

Goat House / Yalin Architectural Design

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Carnival..Pastel..Texas Artist..Rae Andrews

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Carnival..Pastel..Texas Artist..Rae Andrews

Carnival..Pastel..Texas Artist..Rae Andrews

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Playground Brewery Pop-up Store / Glamo Studio

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Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil...

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Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil...

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