What is love? Is love really love, when it’s forbidden? Is love really love when you are forced to “love?” Welcome (2009) focuses on Bilal and Mina, and their struggle to continue their love when torn apart. Phillippe Lioret wants to portray to you this fight throughout the film, that Bilal will do anything for love, especially for the one whom has his heart, Mina. Bilal was not the only character within Welcome (2009), to have a series of struggles. Mina was ripped from her homeland as her family moved to the UK, but where did that leave her with Bilal? Left alone, and emotional to the... [+] Read more
Kenney, Thadani, Ghaidarov, and LaBrie created a study that looked at the beliefs and reactions of peers after the first year of college hook-ups. They determined this study through collecting open-ended responses of a sample group of 221 first-year college girls. The participants in this study were to give there feedback on hook-ups, whether negative or positive. It was shown that women react more negatively toward hookups which also brings out the feelings of disappointment, shame, confusion, and depression. Based on this theory, girls reacting more negatively, this...[+] Read more
This document is reviewing how the use of a wheelchair will be introduced to an individual with spinal cord injury. Spinal cord injury involves not being able to walk, due to failure of the functioning of the spinal cord. The changes that one’s body goes through can create different social and psychological responses in the personality of the individual affected by the spinal cord injury. The social representation and personal representation of the disability is a sort of lens of how the people in the wheelchairs see their life. Being in a wheelchair can reinforce abnormalities from majority... [+] Read more
This article pushes that dance is not dead, it is more alive now then ever in the U.S. People of all ages are participating. From major benefits such as health, weight loss, exercise, and therapeutic purposes to simple entertainment purposes, people are getting involved. Dance is trending and we have technology to thank for that. From "flash mobs" to everyday television shows, dance is here and it has been revived.
One of the most important things that makes dance useful is the fact that dance is not just an activity. Dance has started being therapeutic and used in a more... [+] Read more