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HSS3321 B: Sociology of Health Professor: Dr. Sonia Gulati DOCUMENTARY FILM: Wrong Way to Hope – An Inspiring Story of Young Adults and Cancer (2010) - Lecture 7 - October 21, 2011 Focus : Survivors of cancer; issues facing young adults with cancer Film synopsis : “A group of ordinary Canadians embark on a journey of a lifetime down one of the most remote rivers in North America. This incredible river journey is all the more remarkable as the core expedition members are all young adults and survivors of cancer. This inspirational group of young adult survivors share their personal stories and apply the lessons they learned from their cancer struggle as together they battle a completely new set of trials on the river. The result is an
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Unformatted text preview: extraordinary journey of fear, uncertainty, and seemingly insurmountable emotional and physical challenges combined with strength, humour, beauty, and a rare insight into the lives of one of Canadas most under-served and unrecognized populations. (Hands.On.Films, 2005) Questions to consider : 1. Background information: Learn about different types of cancers, treatment options, and side-effects of treatments. Website: http://www.cancer.ca/ 2. Discuss the themes presented in the film. 3. How do age and gender influence the cancer experience? 4. Discuss the link between symbolic interactionism and the film? 5. Discuss two other links between the film AND the sociological concepts discussed in class....
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