Experience Sociology_72 - 8 Television shows and movies disproportionately portray the wealthy in a positive light often as(p 118 glamorous able and

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8.(p. 118-119)Television shows and movies disproportionately portray the wealthy in a positive light, often as glamorous, able, and good. In contrast, negative characters are often portrayed as poor, criminal, and morally deficient. This is an example of what type of power the media exert over their audience? A. informationalB. softC. legitimateD. culturalCroteau - Chapter 05 #8Level: ModerateTopic: The Economic, Political, and cultural Uses of PowerType: Application9.(p. 118-119)The fact that history textbooks still disproportionately highlight the achievements of men over those of women, and thus have the power to define men as more important and more able agents of history, is an example of what type of power? A. patriarchalB. politicalC. culturalD. masculineCroteau - Chapter 05 #9Level: DifficultTopic: The Economic, Political, and cultural Uses of PowerType: Application
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10.(p. 119)Antonio Gramsci's concept of power as "hegemony" is based on A. the manipulation of ideas to manufacture consent.
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