Tagged With: Mentalities

Advertising : fighting stereotypes or using them to sell ?

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Giving Life: from Myth to Reality

WHO GIVES LIFE TO WHOM ?   Here are some examples that will give you some ideas … Michelangelo’s painting : the creation of Adam The Myth of Prometheus Frankenstein or the Modern Prometheus Isaac Asimov’s short story : True Love     Why do some people write stories and become writers ? Here is Jodi … Continuer la lecture »

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Couchsurfing : a new way to travel

Couchsurfing is a hospitality service and social networking website which provides a platform for members either to stay as a guest at someone’s home, or host travelers, or meet other members, or join an event. Unlike many hospitality services, Couchsurfing is an example of the gift economy because there is no monetary exchange between members … Continuer la lecture »

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Power of Words and Images

PROTEST SONGS convey messages of peace : James Blunt’s No Bravery   Spoof ads combine the power of words and humour.   The art of Rhetoric and Propaganda : discover the world of advertising strategies to understand how words and images can make buy, think or act.   ADVERTISING can also be a tool to protest … Continuer la lecture »

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Equal Marriage : the law and people’s reactions

RESSOURCES : TIMELINE SAME-SEX MARRIAGE IN FRANCE SAME-SEX MARRIAGE : Terminology, History around the world and Issues   REACTIONS : in New Mexico and Mississippi after SUPREME COURT Ruling in Scotland

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Women, their roles and their fights

Ideals of Womanhood in Victorian Britain from the BBC The fight of the Suffragettes in America from HISTORY.com The Fight for the Vote in Britain Women’s Fight for the vote in Britain Emma Watson Speech at the UN He for She Campaign Advertising : fighting stereotypes or using them to sell ?

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Sustainability : for a better future ?

Protecting our planet and becoming aware of how humans are destroying it could be the signs that mankind is progressing. Is sustainability THE path to a better future ?

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Sports can Unite a Nation

Nelson Mandela’s speech (Listen) & Olympic Games values   As we can read in the speech of Nelson Mandela, sport can be an exchange between countries and people. Like during the Olympic Games, peoples are united together in the same place to play or watch a game. They can talk together and create links whatever … Continuer la lecture »

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Eco-tourism and Voluntourism

RE-THINKING SPACE, EXCHANGE and OUR FUTURE TOGETHER   Eco-tourism and sustainable tourism   Volunteering and Cross-cultural solutions  :  sharing experience, culture and education Voluntourism

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Cities of the Future : Utopia or Reality ?

Thomas More ‘s Utopia  Traduction Française : http://classiques.uqac.ca/classiques/More_thomas/l_utopie/utopie_Ed_fr_1842.pdf Analysis in English   Jacque Fresco’s vision of man’s future : The Venus Project The Venus Project France Au delà de la politique, de la pauvreté et de la guerre Fresco’s vision of the future   The Garden City http://www.yoursingapore.com/city-in-a-garden.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gardens_by_the_Bay   Auroville http://www.lemonde.fr/voyage/article/2008/02/01/auroville-drole-d-rsquo-endroit-pour-une-visite_1338024_3546.html   La Cité … Continuer la lecture »

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