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Unformatted text preview: her behavior instead of reacting more or less mechanically to the influence of social processes ii. All behavior is self-directed on the basis of symbolic meanings that are shared, communicated, and manipulated b. Cooley’s theory of the “Looking Glass Self” i. Maintained that our self-concepts are the result of social interaction in which we see ourselves reflected in other people ii. 3 basic components: 1. We see ourselves in our imagination as we think we appear to the other person 2. We see in our imagination the other person’s judgments of our appearance 3. We experience some sort of self-feeling such as pride or humiliation iii....
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2008 for the course CHEM 161, 101 taught by Professor Hansell during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.
- Spring '08