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These generally come from the outside, from cultural pressures and messages.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Is it anti-Semitism, or are less insidious cultural forces at work?Why Was Bess Myerson the First and Last Jewish Miss America?|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
So my way to point out his cultural cluelessness is to be even more clueless?Patton Oswalt on Fighting Conservatives With Satire|William O’Connor|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In the absence of cultural shifts, then, new reproductive technology might not matter as much for women as it would for men.
Instead, local life is defined by cultural products that are more national or more global—think of the Sunday New York Times.
Owing to its inertia, it would thus tend continually to lag behind the particles of matter about it.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
This organization marked the formal beginning of Richmond as a cultural center in Virginia.
Education, the "backbone" of cultural activities, is one of the most challenging current problems facing Virginia.
Ecclesiastical is ever wont to lag somewhat in the rear of political improvement.The English Church in the Eighteenth Century|Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton
They belong, it would appear, to a stock of common inheritance from an uncertain cultural centre of immense antiquity.Myths of Babylonia and Assyria|Donald A. Mackenzie