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Social Facts

What is the social fact? Here Dr. Bart Van Heerikhuizen from the University of Amsterdam explains the social fact precisely and briefly. "Social facts, the phenomena that we observe and try to…

From  Samantha Fox on October 24th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Sociological Imagination

This video is an introduction of C. Wright Mills concept of the sociological imagination. Understanding and being able to exercise the sociological imagination helps us understand the relationship…

From  Samantha Fox on October 24th, 2020 1 plays 0  

What is sociology?

In this introduction to the discipline of sociology, Dr. Lori Peek overviews the focus, history and approach of sociological inquiry. She defines sociology as the systematic study of society, and the…

From  Samantha Fox on October 24th, 2020 4 plays 0  

Speaking for the Dying: Life-and-Death Decisions in Intensive Care

Susan P. Shapiro, PhD Research Professor American Bar Foundation Recorded November 13, 2019 Seven in ten older Americans who require medical decisions in the final days of life lack capacity to…

From  Liz McDaniel on November 13th, 2019 322 plays 0  

Covert Costs of Racial and Ethnic Concordance in the Medical Workforce

Karen Kelly-Blake, PhD Assistant Professor Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences Department of Medicine Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Libby Bogdan-Lovis,…

From  Liz McDaniel on January 18th, 2017 30 plays 0  

Ethics and Children with Differences in Sex Development and Gender Nonconformity

Joel E. Frader, MD, MA Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Bioethics and Medical Humanities Northwestern University Medical Director, Bridges Pediatric Palliative Care Program Lurie…

From  Liz McDaniel on September 28th, 2016 296 plays 0