The model was developed by three researchers. The first of these was Godfrey Hochbaum, a research psychologist with the United States Public Health Service and later chief of the Behavioral Science Section of the US Public Health Service (from 1957-1967) and professor of Behavioral Science and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. The second was Stephen Kegels, a behavioral scientist who served as chief of social psychological studies Division of Dental Public Health and Resources at the U.S. Public Health Service before joining the psychology faculties of first the University of Connecticut and then the University of Michigan. The final researcher to help develop the model was Irwin Rosenstock, a psychologist with the U.S. Public Health Service from 1951 to 1961 and later on the faculty of the University of Michigan School of Public Health. (more…)
The Electric dress is made up of bulbs and electric wires of different shapes and colors and looks like a post-modern interpretation of a Christmas tree—particularly when it is not worn. Tanaka by reinterpreting the kimono was actually pointing towards the change that had occurred in the traditional Japanese society in the post-war period. The bright lights of the dress symbolize the modern world. The “Electric Dress” which the artist wore and performed in anticipated feminist questions which were later focused on by other artists in the seventies. In addition, this was one of the first times when the body was used in an artistic and risky situation. (more…)
1. Compare and contrast the perspectives taken on stratification by Karl Marx and Max Weber. Then, show how the view of Ralf Dahrendorf and Talcott Persons compare with Marx and Weber.
Stratification explains the different layers that exist in society. Whilst some disagree that it is possible for a society to run without such a configuration, most known communities do experience some sort of class division. According to Karl Marx, that stratification represents that working class people are not expected to advance socio-economically, while the wealthy may carry on to utilize the proletariat generation after generation Max Weber and his followers, also evaluate Marx’s view and point out that social stratification is not simply based on economic inequalities but is evenly shaped by status and power differences. (more…)
New video games reward players for killing blameless onlookers and law enforcement, using an extensive variety of arms including guns, knives, swords, hands, and feet. Some contain cutscenes. In some, the player takes on the role of hero, while in others the player is an offender. (more…)
Global warming nowadays is a threat that the human race is facing, therefore, there are numerous discussions done on it where ever people meet. Students too are given assignments to write essays on global warming, which they find difficult to do, the reason being that most of the students don’t really know much about it. (more…)