Tag: Society

HPSC0001 – Madness and Society

HPSC0001 – Madness and Society

I’m Bill MacLehose, I’m the lecturer for HPSC0001, the very first module in our catalogue, which is Madness and Society. So Madness and Society is a module that’s an overview of the history of deviant behaviors, what’s considered to be beyond the acceptable rational thought of humans from, really, the Classical period to the present.

Prof. Lord Robert Winston – Medicine, Ethics and Society

Prof. Lord Robert Winston – Medicine, Ethics and Society

Good evening. I’m Tim O’Shea, I’m Principal and the vice chancellor of The University of Edinburgh. A warm welcome to this year’s lecture. It’s part of a very successful series of public lectures on Our Changing World which is a major public engagement exercising at the university. We’re now in the fourth year of that.

The Society – Elle & Campbell

The Society – Elle & Campbell

Do you mind if I ehm sit? Hey. Seriously? Your loss. Why did you pick me? Why do you keep picking me? You don’t know me. Cause I like you. You scared the shit out of me. Ehm what? You’re shady. No I’m not. Yes you are. No I’m not. You don’t like it? No,

Spotlight on societies: Comedy Society

Spotlight on societies: Comedy Society

What I love about ComedySoc is that they really push on engaging people who aren’t really from a performing arts background, or have done performing arts, to try it out and give it a go in a very relaxed manner. Everybody has a good laugh while they’re doing it I feel that laughter is very

Macrosociology vs microsociology | Society and Culture | MCAT | Khan Academy

Macrosociology vs microsociology | Society and Culture | MCAT | Khan Academy

Voiceover: Macrosociology and microsociology are two different levels of analysis in sociology to study societies. You need a place to start when you’re looking at a society, otherwise it can feel rather overwhelming. Because not only do you have the individual people making up the population you’re studying, you also have the different groups that

What do Children’s Books tell us about Society?

What do Children’s Books tell us about Society?

Children’s books shape us more profoundly than almost anything else we read or encounter because we encounter these when we are very much in the process of becoming, when we are very impressionable. Children’s books tell us whose stories matter, and whose stories do not matter. Children’s books tell us what biases we may harbor