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Real Talk - Koyomi Flower and Symbolic Interactionism

Step your game up high school teachers and college professors; pick-up some anime and make your socio classes a bit more awesome. 1,125 more words


Language matters

Yesterday I posted a response to the anti-Muslim rhetoric and vitriol from Republican front-runner Donald Trump and Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. In my response, I strongly critiqued what I believe is an escalation of racist and Islamaphobic language and a call to violence and discrimination against Muslims. 633 more words

Politics & Government

Erving Goffman BY MARTYN BROWN

One of the most influential writers to sociology is Erving Goffman. Goffman, who was one of the members of the Chicago school, made a range of contributions towards understanding society. 1,282 more words

Articles By Martyn Brown

The Meaning Production Theory

Borrowing from P.J. Fourie’s Media Studies, Media History, Media and Society – we understand the term “meaning production” as the theoretical assumption that reality is experienced by mode of a meaning that has been constructed with a specific purpose in mind. 269 more words

Media Studies

Erving Goffman (1922 - 1982) - Part 1

Moving on to the next few pages of Chapter 3 of Shaun Best’s “A beginner’s guide to social theory”, there seems to be quite a lot about Erving Goffman, so i’ll be breaking this down into a  few sections. 293 more words

Society And Politics

Symbolic Interactionism

I’ve not managed to do any sociology reading for a while, however, over the past few days I managed to have a read through my notes on what i’d read between about mid December last year, and late March/early April I think it was when I last did some reading. 542 more words

Society And Politics