This research guide provides tutorials, resource lists, tips and links for students doing research in the field of sociology, and the interdiciplinary topic of the clothing we wear.
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Students from different classes are working in small interdisciplinary groups on a social change project. Each group has identified a human need within the framework of one of these aspects of life: religious, educational, environmental, political, or economical. Learn more about the project from the PowerPoint below.
WAIW in the classroom (from the official Kelsey Timmerman Website)
We are all caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied into a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.
--Martin Luther King Jr.
"Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society."
"I say beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes."
--Henry David Thoreau