Midterm Exam Additions - population, the formation of...

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Roshni Sheth FLL 120-2D Midterm Exam Additions Hegemony implies that there is a dominant group that influences the way we think. The state and ruling, upper class create culture and regulate the way that the beliefs of the entire state. Intellectuals form a hegemonic bloc as a tool to promote hegemonic ideas. The Frankfurt School introduced psychoanalysis. The 4 things that characterize this school are its concern with the impact of technology on social life, the impact of popular culture on the
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Unformatted text preview: population, the formation of personality and human sexuality, and the fragmentation or totality of the human consciousness. Flneur is Walter Benjamins concept of a wandering urban spectator who engages with urban spaces, crowds, and shop windows as a disinterested strolling voyeur. The shops are the predators and the flneur is the prey. This concept promotes the ideology that buying items will buy the flneur happiness....
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2011 for the course FLL 120 taught by Professor Lamiazayzafoon during the Spring '10 term at University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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