Unformatted text preview: Acting out the drama of everyday life – responding to one another like actors on a stage The Critical Tradition Social-cultural arrangements – enforce power to dominate and oppress others Modernist Feminist Theory Equality status between the sexes within existing power structure Dismantle and restructure social system to make it more emancipatory for women and men Postmodernist Feminist Theory Language creates categories/labels Reflections, applications, and implications 1.) Difference is the soul of society 2.) Social diversity is created and managed through communication 3.) Language and culture are inextricable 4.) Social arrangements are consequential 5.) Contexts of communication are interlinked...
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- Fall '10
- Sociology, Philosophy of Communication Communicational Theory, Communication Communicational Theory, Tradition Social-cultural arrangements, Postmodernist Feminist Theory, Semiotic Tradition Language