This blog discusses how the ideal body image is a product of social stratification and in effect, negatively influences society. In particular, this blog analyzes how changes in body size support conflict theory and symbolic interactionism.
Inspired by Barbara Kruger: Examples of student work
This is the heart of the conflict: "As long as Muslims consider Israel to be an insult to Islam and a theological threat to being a faithful Muslim, faithful Muslims will be compelled to prove the truth of Islam by attempting to erase the threat to their religious wholeness, otherwise known as Israel. And this means that no matter how much land Israel gives away to the Palestinians, there will be no peace." Read the rest here: http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/is-netanyahu-a-chess-grandmaster/
How to Deconstruct a Scene like K.M. Weiland [INFOGRAPHIC
As K.M. Weiland explains, each “overall scene” includes a scene and a sequel. The scene begins with a goal, which is frustrated by conflict, and results in a disaster. The sequel starts with a reaction to the disaster, followed by a dilemma and then a decision. In the book, she goes into an amazing amount of detail about different options for each of these elements.