Personal Studies

Personal studies includes areas of biography, psychology, and the human body.

   

Biography

Psychology

Psychology including social psychology, personality, mental disorders, developmental psychology, behavior patterns, mind, and behavioral elements can be connected.

Human Body

The human body including form and appearance, disease, life cycle, body functions, and body systems can be connected.

History

History including prehistory, antiquity, and classical and medieval history can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body. Modern history including the 16th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, and 20th century can be connected. The future can also be connected.

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Sociology

Sociology including communities and social structure and change can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body. Peoples of the world including nations and major groups of Western civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples can be connected.

Institutions

Institutions including religion, government, economics, education, and family can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body.

Religion

Religion including particular religions, religious organization, religious practice, and religious belief can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body.

Particular religions

Abrahamic religion

Christianity including Protestantism, Orthodoxy, and Mormonism can be connected. Early Christianity can be connected. Catholicism can be connected.

Islam can be connected. Judaism can be connected.

Asian religion

Indian religion including Buddhism, Hinduism, Sihkhism, and Jainism can be connected. East Asian religion including Confucianism, Taoism, Japanese religion, and Korean religion can be connected. Persian religion including Zoroastrianism, Manicheanism, and Mithraism can be connected.

Pagan religion including Asian pagan religion, African pagan religion, American Indian religion, and neopagan religion can be connected. European pagan religion can be connected.

Secularism can be connected.

Religious organization can be connected. Religious practice can be connected. Religious belief can be connected.

Government

Government including particular governments, government activity, government structure, and law can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body.

Particular governments

International government including traditional empires can be connected. Modern compacts including world government, regional organizations, special purpose organizations, and temporary alliances can be connected. Colonial empires including British, Spanish, French, Russian, Dutch, and Portuguese empires can be connected.

National govenment can be connected. Local government can be connected.

Government activity

State relations including warfare, diplomacy, and intelligence can be connected. Administration including security, taxation, public works and land, and welfare can be connected. Succession including election, appointment, inheritance, and seizure can be connected.

Government structure including executive systems, legislative systems, judicial systems, and policial parties and interest groups can be connected. Government forms can be connected.

Law including international law, Western law, Asian law, and tribal law can be connected.

Economics

Economics including economic systems, industries, and economic activity can be used to examine biography.

Economic systems including firms can be connected. Economic system behavior can be connected. Economic system types can be connected. Networks can be connected.

Industries including social and medical services, commercial and financial industries, communications industries, transportation industries, building related industries, manufacturing and extraction industries, and food and agricultural industries can be connected. Economic activity including consumption, distribution and exchange, and production can be connected.

Education

School systems including higher education, secondary education, and primary education can be connected. Educational organization including administration, faculty, students, and course material can be connected. Cultural institutions including performance venues, libraries, and museums can be connected. Teaching can be connected. Research can be connected.

Family

Particular families can be connected. Kinship can be connected. Parenting can be connected. Marriage can be connected.

Culture

Culture including behavioral culture, conceptual culture, and material culture can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body.

Behavioral culture

Cultural events such as disasters, expeditions, awards, and gatherings can be connected. Holidays can be connected.

Recreation and entertainment including sports, games, theater, dance, and music can be connected. Occupations including service occupations, industrial occupations, communication occupations, transportation occupations, building occupations, and food-related occupations can be connected. Customs including institutional customs, social interaction customs, clothing and dress customs, living and dwelling customs, and vital customs can be connected.

Conceptual culture

Philosophy including philosophical schools and doctrines, special topics, aesthetics, ethics, metaphysics, epistemology, and logic can be connected. Applied science including applied social science, medical science, information science, accounting, navigation, engineering science, and measurement can be connected. Mathematics including mathematical rigorization, statistics, geometry, analysis, algebra, and arithmetic can be connected. Literature including particular works, literary types and genres, literary forms, and oral tradition can be connected. Graphic arts including animation, photography, printmaking, painting, and drawing can be connected. Language including languages of the world, writing, and linguistics can be connected.

Material culture

Miscellaneous artifacts such as sculpture, musical instruments, toys, and medicines can be connected. Communications technology including electronic communication, graphic communication, and written communication can be connected. Transportation technology including space technology, air transportation, water transportation, land transportation, and packaging can be connected. Clothing and dress including garments, adornment, and fabrics can be connected. Foodstuffs including prepared foods, preserved and processed foods, and raw foodstuffs can be connected. Building technology including outdoor structures, complete buildings, building components, furnishings, and materials can be connected. Industrial technology including advanced technology, utilities, weaponry, machinery, chemical technology, fuels, and tools can be connected.

Anthropology

Particular groups

Particular groups can be connected.

Human geography

European geography including Iberian geography, Italian geography, Balkan geography, Northwest European geography, Island European geography, Scandinavian geography, Central European geography, and Eastern European geography can be connected. Asian geography including Southwest Asian georaphy, South Asian geography, Central Asian geography, North Asian geography, East Asian geography, and Southeast Asian geography can be connected. African geography including North African geooraphy, West African geography, North Central African geography, South Central African geography, East African geography, and South African geography can be connected. North American geography including Northeastern American geography, Northwestern American geography, and Southwestern American geography can be connected. South American geography including Amazon geography, Andean geography, and Argentine geography can be connected. Oceanic geography including Australian geography, Pacific Island geography, and Antarctic geography can be connected.

Human ecology

Human effects on the environment can be connected. Relations with other life can be connected. Environmental effects on people can be connected.

Physical anthropology

Human origins can be connected. Racial variation can be connected. Human dispersion can be connected.

Demography

Population change can be connected. Population size and structure can be connected. Migration can be connected. Morbidity and mortality can be connected. Birth and fertility can be connected.

Social foundations

Social group behavior can be connected. Social group types can be connected. Social control can be connected. Social interaction can be connected. Social presentation can be connected.

Science

Science including biology, earth science, astronomy, chemistry, and physics can be used to examine biography; psychology including social psychology, personality, mental disorders, developmental psychology, behavior patterns, mind, and behavioral elements; and the human body including form and appearance, the human life cycle, humaan disease, body functions, and body systems.

Biology

Biology including biohistory, ecology, systematics, organism biology, cell biology, and molecular biology can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body.

Biohistory including Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic, and Cenozoic life can be connected. Ecology including biogeography, ecosystems, evolution, system ecology, community ecology, population ecology, and behavioral ecology can be connected. Systematics including animals, fungi, plants, protists, and microbes can be connected. Organism biology including behavior, life cycle, morphology and form, organ systems, tissues, and habitat can be connected. Cell biology including types, behavior, and structure can be connected. Molecular biology including nucleic acids, proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, other organics, and inorganics can be connected.

Earth science

Earth science including geophistory, physical geography, atmospheric science, hydrospehric science, and geology can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body.

Geohistory including Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic, and Cenozoic periods can be connected. Physical geography including mapping, Oceanic geography, and terrestrial geography can be connected. Atmospheric science including climatology, meteorology, and atmospheric structure can be connected. Hydrospheric science including oceanography, glaciology, groundwater, and fresh water can be connected. Geology including interior geology, geologic processes, landforms, petrology, and mineralogy can be connected.

Astronomy

Astronomy including galactic astronomy, stellar astronomy, and local astronomy can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body.

Galactic astronomy including cosmology, galactic types, and galactography can be connected. Stellar astronomy including astrocartography, star groupings, stars, exoplanets, and the interstellar medium can be connected. Local astronomy including the Sun, Planetary systems, minor bodies, and the interplanetary medium can be connected.

Chemistry

Chemistry including chemical systems, chemical change, and chemical substances can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body.

Chemical systems including organic, inorganic, gas, liquid, and solid chemistry can be connected. Chemical change including nuclear rections, chemical reactions, and physical changes can be connected. Chemical substances including mixtures, compounds, and elements can be connected.

Physics

Physics including the structure of matter, quantum physics, relativity, electromagnetism, thermodynamics, and mechanics can be used to examine biography, psychology, and the human body.

The structure of matter including exotic matter, common bulk matter, molecular physics, atomic physics, and subatomic physics can be connected. Quantum physics can be connected. Relativity including general relativity and special relativity can be connected. Electromagnetism including optics, magnetism, electric current, and electrostatics can be connected.

Thermodynamics including statistical mechanics, nonclassical thermodynamics, and classical thermodynamics can be connected.

Mechanics including gravitation and celestial mechanics can be connected. General mechanics including wave mechanics, fluid mechanics, and deformable body mechanics can be connected. Rigid body mechanics including dynamic systems, static systems, rotational dynamics, and rigid body description and motion can be connected. Particle mechanics including particle systems, energetics, kinetics, kinematics, and particle description can be connected.


Created 26 Feb 2013 Last updated 13 Mar 2017