Stephanie Paul's usual astute view of the human condition this time focuses on our perceptions of goodness. For such a simple concept, she shows us how our own attitdes toward goodness and how we apply it to ourselves is anything but simple.
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Public Sociology Network
BY JEFFREY GOATCHER
@ VOL 2
ON JUN 20, 2014
Jeffrey Goatcher is a lecturer at Nottingham Trent University on the subject of public sociology. Jeffrey argues that all sociology is public, because we are within the sphere that we are trying to study and we can never be outside of it. According to Jeffrey, sociology has always been outward facing since it was dreamt up- it is about understanding what society is in order to keep it from falling apart- or in order to put it back together when it does 'break.'
Behavior and Space: Unlocking Human Potential
BY KRISTI WOOLSEY
@ VOL 24
ON JUL 14, 2016
Kristi Woolsey's super power is being a connector of people and ideas. She notices where there might be a related interest, and then make that available. She see potential in people and situations, and is driven to create a path for that potential to become manifest. Here she explains how.
Oh for Duck's Sake!
BY JAN LITTLE
@ VOL 7
ON MAR 09, 2017
"We discovered a lone egg had hatched...but it was not a chicken..."
In Oh for Duck's Sake! from PechaKucha Night Penticton Vol. 7, Jan Little shares the life of Rita Bumby, a duck, and their adventures on her farm. Jan talks about their inseparable relationship and how Rita not only showed up everywhere in her life, but also in her paintings.
Weaving in the Goodness
BY BECK PARNHAM
@ VOL 32
ON SEP 26, 2017
Rebecca Parnham is one of the co-founders of Krama and Co. a company that supports the production of krama (traditional Cambodian scarves). She loves krama and everything they represent. Rebecca’s goal has always been to weave the goodness into every step of what she does. Her PechaKucha talk “Weaving in the Goodness” discusses how social work and the strengths perspective informs her.
Todos tenemos un Alter Ego
Originario de la ciudad de Chihuahua, a los 11 años vio su primer espectáculo de lucha libre y se enamoró de este hermoso deporte, con 12 años de trayectoria como luchador, es también licenciado con especialidad en recursos humanos y conferencista motivacional sobre el fomento de valores en los más jóvenes
Behavior Art (Arte de Conducta)
BY BEATRIZ GONZALEZ
@ VOL 36
ON MAR 15, 2018
Aarhus-based artist Beatriz Gonzalez tells us about her experiences with Behavior Art (Arte de Conducta), why to use it and what it can do. Behavior Art is in essence the interaction between people and the creative spaces they move through. As she says: "Be not just consumers, but creators!"