Tag Archives: Power

Media and society

Does the media reflect or construct social reality? This question is at the heart of lively debate among sociologists about the relationship between media and the social world. On the one hand, there are those who argue that mass media simply reflects the attitudes, values and norms of the society that it’s situated within. On …

Centrality of Compassion in Human Life and Society

Centrality of Compassion in Human Life and Society

[ Background Music ]>>Stanford University. [ Applause ]>>Ladies and gentleman, please welcome, Stanford University President John Hennessy.>>Thank you. [ Applause ]>>Thank you. It’s my great honor to welcome His High Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama back to Stanford. We’re delighted that the Office of Religious Life and our School of Medicine, and the Center for …