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5 Matching questions

  1. Agents of Socialization
  2. Secondary Group
  3. Cultural Universal
  4. Impression Management
  5. Functionalist Persective on media functions and dysfunctions
  1. a Function of media; informs us, educate-socialize,promote cunsuption, entertain, enforces norms, unifing, promotes cohesion....
  2. b Nature vs Nurture; Charles Horton Cooley-Looking-Glass Self.....socialization provides for the transmission of a culture from on generation to the next***which is very important to children
  3. c A common practice or belief found in every culture
  4. d Many of our daily activities, we try to convey distinct impressions of who we are
  5. e a large and impersonal social group whose members pursue a specific goal or activity

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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
  2. His research suggests that suicide, although it is a solitary act, is related to group life. Religous affiliations had a lower rate; the unmarried had a much higher rate; soldiers were more likely to take their lives; higher rate at times of peace than at time of war; higher rate at times of instability rather than prosperity....reflected the extent to which people were integrated into the group life of the society
  3. Being promoted to a level of being incompetant.
  4. Media shapes day-to-day social behavior. Consumes time. Babysits kids. New forms of Communication
  5. A subculture that deliberately opposes certain aspects of the larger culture

5 True/False questions

  1. Folkwaythe quality of being logically valid


  2. Interactionist PerspectiveMedia shapes day-to-day social behavior. Consumes time. Babysits kids. New forms of Communication


  3. Socializationprocess of discarding former behavior patterns and accepting new ones as part of a transition in one's life


  4. Socializing functionaffects the overall cultural practices of a society; it also shapes the image that we hold or oursleves


  5. Funcionalist PerspectiveEmphasizes the way that the parts of a society are structured to maintain its stability


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