Chapter 4 SOC3100 Social construction .pdf - Social construction of reality includes those factors which are defined by society on how a particular

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Social construction of reality includes those factors which are defined by society, on how a particular group of people should act. Certain elements of everyday life such as gender roles are constructed in such a manner that there are set standards , relative to different cultures that genders are expected to follow. This may also interfere with liberty and what is considered to be acceptable and deviant in a social context. Social construction of reality is a theory which states that an individual's representation of the self is shaped by his or her life experiences as well as interactions with others around. That is, they way one is raised, the beliefs that were internalized from society and one's social background affects how
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