Research

The Hybridity of Language: Italian in Argentina and Japanese in Brazil

The Hybridity of Language: Italian in Argentina and Japanese in Brazil

The evolutions of Brazilian Portuguese and Argentinian Spanish outline the massive impact of foreign introduction in these particular areas. From the invasion of Western powers to the influences of immigrant communities, these countries’ native languages underwent major cultural shifts in order to accommodate for the mass migration of people who became permanent, integral parts of the population.

Perceptions of Political Bias and Efficacy in Social science Research: A Study

Perceptions of Political Bias and Efficacy in Social science Research: A Study

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities and Colleges conducts studies on federal funding committed to research for different branches of science. The data shows that not only do the psychological and social sciences receive the least amount of funding, but also that the overall amount has dropped in the past decade.