12 Angry Men
1) Give and briefly explain a specific example of groupthink from the film.
One example of groupthink is during the first vote. Everyone said guilty
besides juror 8. When juror 8 asked the others why they voted guilty,
only a few could answer
For this assignment, I chose an advertisement from the 2015 Super Bowl
commercials. The ad begins in an interview-type setting with a person individually
asking teenagers and young adults what it means to be like a girl. The specific
In my opinion, cognitive dissonance basically is knowing or having two beliefs
that contradict each other, yet are relatable.
As a mother, I feel that cognitive dissonance is an everyday part of life for me.
Lying, in many different
Love at the Movies: Bridget Joness Diary
For this assignment, I chose to write about the relationships depicted in the
movie Bridget Joness Diary. Throughout the movie, the main character, Bridget, goes
through a series of ups and downs in confidence and
I found this particular subject interesting. I have a 6-year-old son
who is very aggressive. Since he was born, my husband and I have
always played rough with him. Once he was able to walk and started
spending time with friends, we notice
Mass Communication, Propaganda, and Persuasion
I have a lot to say about this subject. The whole concept of
persuasion, propaganda, and mass communication is a sore subject for
Everywhere I look, I see sex. It disgusts me. I understand that sex