Intro to Sociology, Note set 2
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This 1 page Class Notes was uploaded by Thomas Salazar on Sunday September 18, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to 1004 at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University taught by Dr. Brunsma in Fall 2016. Since its upload, it has received 16 views. For similar materials see Intro to Sociology in Sociology at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
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Date Created: 09/18/16
Note Set #2 Intro to Sociology SOCIAL STRUCTURE The structures and boundaries we call “social structure” are created by us, with respect to how we interact with others, BUT, it also creates us o Cultural environments create contexts through which we understand our actions, and also how we understand the world Culture structures and characterizes our lives, and adds meaning to the actions we perform in life o The media communicates information about our world that both REFLECTS preexisting social realities, and also fundamentally SHAPES the social life that we are subsequently engaged in o The mediation of social norms constructs our understanding of society itself SOCIAL MEDIA REFLECTING The concept of social labeling “winner’s mentality” Reflects the value we place in our “masks” Reflects the fact that we like shortcuts PRODUCING The sense that everyone’s opinion matters Anonymity Instant gratification The idea that you “should” share everything that you think
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