Chapter 4. Socialization. Proper Manners For Dating. A man should not sit down at the table in a restaurant until the woman is seated. A man should always pull out a woman’s chair for her and see that she is served first.
A man should not sit down at the table in a restaurant until the
woman is seated.
A man should always pull out a woman’s chair for her and see that she
is served first.
A man should never let a woman carry anything heavy; she should
only carry a small package and her coat.
A man should help a woman put on and take off her coat.
A man always leads when dancing.
A man should always open a door for a woman and let her pass in
front of him.
Harry Harlow’s famous experiment
Case Studies on Isolated Children
Don’t upset the existing social class structure!
3 Step Process:
We imagine how we appear to others
We imagine the reaction of others to our (imagined) appearance
We evaluate ourselves according to how we imagine others
have judged us
around the age 1 or 2
Around 3 or 4 years
Call of Duty: Black Ops
Our perceptions of he ideal body types seem to be largely a product of media socialization.
Discuss how television, magazines, CDs, and video games reinforce these images.
Give examples from your experiences of how the media has socialized Americans to admire certain figure and body types.