Analysis of the situation of Shopping Malls that have closed in the USA in a video report from Wired. It’s interesting to hear the balance of over-supply, changes in shopping habits, and changes in people’s social gathering habits are all thought to contribute to the change. No one thing has contributed to the decline, and …

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This article is measured and seeks to propose that the health effects of a digital overload need to be recognized and strategies developed to deal constructively with a problem that will not go away. Though referenced in US terms, it would seem that Australia is not far removed from its central points: Historians and clinicians …

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Ten minutes of video about why all shopping centres look the same, along with a bit of lead-up information. Turns out suburbs and teenagers have something to do with it. And some guy named ‘Gruen.’ US in origin, but since similar developments occurred in Australia roughly around the same time the information seems to ring …

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The Atlantic is a print and online journal that deals with culture and politics. This article about people having different learning styles (i.e. visual or aural), a proposition that simply entered public consciousness as truth a decade or two ago, has had profound impacts for teachers and communicators. The substance of the article is the …

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I came across the following observation arising out the biblical motif of the book of Judges: “Everyone did what was right in his own eyes.” Israel was not beset by lawlessness. People were not paying no attention to laws. They did not see themselves as lawbreakers. Israel was beset by anarchy. They were doing what …

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