The people over at Sociological Cinema did an interesting experiment, searching Google images for the continents.  Tell us what you see:


“North American”:

“South American”:



Lisa Wade, PhD is an Associate Professor at Tulane University. She is the author of American Hookup, a book about college sexual culture; a textbook about gender; and a forthcoming introductory text: Terrible Magnificent Sociology. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram.