It may just be the most human of all experiences: Love. Its mysteries have been the inspiration behind countless works of art, from the poems of Elizabeth Browning to the tragedies of William Shakespeare. Now, it’s become the subject of a UBC philosopher professor’s research project, and she’s asking for the public’s help.
When it comes to romance, losing touch with reality can be a good thing. A study by UBC Sauder School of Business Professor Dale Griffin finds that unrealistically idealizing your romantic partner is actually beneficial.
Professor Marina Adshade and Associate Professor and Director of the UBC Graduate School of Journalism, talk economics, the marriage market and how sex and dollars are intrinsically linked to our happiness.
Produced by the Dancers of Damelahamid in partnership with the Museum of Anthropology, the festival showcases the rich cultural traditions practiced by some of the best artists from coastal British Columbia, the Yukon, and across the globe.
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