5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Interationist Perspective
- Master status
- Gatekeeping function
- Characteristics of bureaucracy
- Peter Principle
- a Filtering what information the audience recieve and how we get it, also filters the information that the audience does not recieve.
- b A status that dominates others and thereby determines a persons general position in society
- c does not create policy but, rather, enacts it. Law, policy, and regulation normally originates from a leadership
- d Being promoted to a level of being incompetant.
- e Media shapes day-to-day social behavior. Consumes time. Babysits kids. New forms of Communication
5 Multiple choice questions
- He advanced the belief that we learn who we are by interacting with others
- A social position that a person attains largely through his or her own efforts
- An awareness of the relationship between an individual and the wider society, both today and in the past
- A person's social position assigned to a person by society without regard for the person's unique talents or characteristics
- A face to face or telephone questioning of a respondent to obtain desired information
5 True/False questions
The conflict perspective on mass media → Stereotyping occurs in the media, we are only getting certain information that "gatekeepers" allow us as an audience to have, people are ingnored within the media..EX: girls sports, asian people, etc. also Narcotizing
Reference group → A group in society that influences an individual's purchasing behavior
The Scientific Method → The tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life represent the norm or are superior to all others.
Role Conflict → The tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life represent the norm or are superior to all others.
Narcotizing dysfunction → Mass media provides a problem by showing Sex and inmoral acts within the media being presented.