Sociology 1 Lecture5

Sociology 1 Lecture5 - Sociology 1 Lecture 5 1/22/2008...

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Sociology 1 Lecture 5 22/01/2008 15:30:00 Assignment example Research topic:  Media and how it contributes to the socialization by teaching  gender role Hypothesis:   Housekeeping  magazine teaches gender roles by showing  women as nurturers and caretakers Background info:  Women are often expected to take care of children, women  do more chores then men, women cook more Hypothesis:   Housekeeping  magazine teaches gender roles to help women  cook and clean Coding sheet:  Think of 3 things that can help evaluate hypothesis. i.e. who is  pictured with children, who is portrayed with appliances, who is preparing or  serving food Results:  25% of ads show woman with children…. Conclusion:  Good housekeeping contributes to the socializing of women in  the role of caretaker and nurturer by showing them working in the home,  taking care of children and preparing meals and serving their families.  (One  could go through and describe a specific add)  Thus, my hypothesis is  confirmed… Subheadings  Methods:  These are what I specifically thought up of  indicators, how many total adds, went through the magazine twice Social Structure
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