Researchers at the Hannover Medical School in Germany studied a group of males who played first-person shooter video games for at least two hours daily for the past year. Those subjects were compared to another group of gamers who had not played violent video games or any video games on a regular basis. Each participant underwent an MRI scan while being presented with images designed to produce an emotional response.
But I worry that the decision might be used to strengthen calls to reduce — or fully cut — Title IX funding, the federal legislation mandating equal access for women in education, including sports.
Despite overwhelming public support for the policy and volumes of data attesting to its positive impact for women, naysayers still abound. For example, a article in the Atlantic blamed Title IX for everything from ACL injuries to eating disorders and sexual abuse by coaches.
And last June, a writer for U. According to a report released earlier this year by Donna Desrochers, a principal researcher for the Delta Cost Project at the American Institutes for Research, between andspending by colleges and universities on athletics increased at least twice as fast as academic spending at public Division I colleges and universities, and those institutions typically spend three to six times as much on each athlete as they do to educate the average student.
That lack of balance has consequences. Eliminating the athletic department was the right move for Spelman, and few are contesting the decision. The original version of this article incorrectly stated that Grand Valley State University had its volleyball team reinstated amid a Title IX dispute.
In fact, it was Fort Valley State University. Rooks nrookie Rooks is an associate professor at Cornell University.
The views expressed are solely her own. Rooks' book is White Money Black Power:To start with, Sports is basically an activity done for pleasure, which needs physical effort and skill. Some people, who dedicate themselves to this activity, consider it as a passion to compete against others in their skill, ability and spirit.
Violent video games, like violent films, are an expression of artistic focus. Most violent video games are not necessarily designed to make violence enjoyable, but more to mak e the entire. Oct 15, · Any sports that is prone to have concussion should be ban or evaluated closely specially for kids whose brain still developing.
And for parents who doesn't care about their kids future/health then disregard my statement. May 18, · This debate has London College of Legal Studies South being represented by Sumaiya Anjum Kashfi and Anam Hossain.
In conclusion, although people enjoy those violent and dangerous sports,I believe they should be prohibited because they are barbarous and uncivilized. If we banned those vicious sports, it shows that we are moving one step closer to improving mankind. Dec 12, · Sports ideally are not meant to do anything with violence. Sports for some is a mode of attaining fame, for some it is their job. Some do it as their hunger to compete and win, while the others take it as an enjoyment to watch. Yes, blood sports should be banned in every country with immediate effect, because it is a disgusting activity and no good can come out of it. It is really not humane to make animals fight each other as they lack the sensibilities which humans have.
We should think of music like we would a novel or a movie; just like writing a novel or directing a movie isn’t tied down to a specific topic, music shouldn’t be limited either.
Music is expression, and it’s not every day that an artiste is feeling all ‘lovey dovey’.
Dec 12, · Sports ideally are not meant to do anything with violence. Sports for some is a mode of attaining fame, for some it is their job. Some do it as their hunger to compete and win, while the others take it as an enjoyment to watch.