Unformatted text preview: i.e. If you have been attacked by a dog, you may be afraid of them Personal Prototypes- ideal image we have of something What makes up your prototype? • Dress • Look • Act Attitude System • Attitudes • Beliefs • Values Sociocultural Influences • Culture • Occupation • Economic Factors Those who are more privileged view the world differently. • Ethnicity/Race/Nationality • Geography (Regional) Ex: Eating Crawfish, “Ma’am” • Media/Popular Culture Ex: What is fashionable/unfashionable...
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- Fall '08
- Sociology, English-language films, Conceptions of self, Prototypes- ideal image