CMN 101 - Class Notes

CMN 101 - Class Notes - CMN 101 Class Notes Key Concepts:...

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CMN 101 Class Notes Key Concepts: Mind: The ability to use symbols that have common social meanings. Humans must develop minds through interactions with others. Self: The ability to reflect on ourselves from the perspective of others Looking Glass Self: Our ability to see ourselves in the reflection of another person’s gaze to see ourselves as another sees us Pygmalion Effect: Living up to or down to another’s expectations. Society: The web of social relationships humans created and respond to. It exists prior to the individual, but it is also created and shaped by the individual Particular Others: Individuals who are significant to us Generalized Others:
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2010 for the course CMN CMN101 taught by Professor Puckering during the Spring '10 term at UC Davis.

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