Why We Listen to What They Say - Douglas Rushkoff - Sociology 150 Spring 2019 READING LOG Three times this semester in weeks 3 6 and 9 we ask that

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Sociology 150Spring 2019READING LOGThree times this semester, in weeks 3, 6, and 9, we ask that you briefly log in your reading and reactions to TWO of the texts assigned over the recent interval. The titles of the texts you must address will be posted at the submission site at bcourses. One text per form! These are REQUIRED and will be graded check, check plus, check minus or no credit. PLEASE POST AT Bcourses ASSIGNMENTS by the deadline in the syllabus.AuthorDouglas RushkoffTitleWhy We Listen to What They SayMajor thesis claim, or what you think this text is aboutThe text describes the psychology behind how stores function and the way they are structured. It focuses on how the stores want to increase theconsuming behavior from their customers based on several factors. This is done to affect the customers’ critical thinking and decision making in order to earn more profit. The text separates the interests of the store employees and consumers. By showing us that the store employees’ real interest is to make profit and not to make us any better. It also gives a historical perspective on how stores has developed over time and how it’s different methods has evolved based on research. This makes the reader more aware of the

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