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
Tags » Symbolic Interactionism
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
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
We’re all our own worst critics.
Every writer I’ve ever known tends to look down on their own work. We see only the flaws, we fear the critics, and we worry that our readers won’t like our work. 882 more words