Chapter 24: Preadolescent Cliques, Friendships, and Identity
General Statement- Clique stratification among older elementary-school-age children emerges from interaction, is consequently experienced as inevitable, and greatly influences the actor's
Chapter 16: Face-Work and Interaction Rituals
General Statement- Goffman's micro-sociology includes several concepts that illuminate the typical orderliness of face-to-face interaction in everyday life.
1. In routine interactions, acto
Chapter 15: Narratives of Self in Codependents Anonymous By Leslie Irvine
General Statement- Groups like codependents anonymous explicitly use formula narratives or personal stories to portray and construct particular kinds of consistent or "real" s
Chapter 12: The Presentation of Self By Erving Goffman
General Statement- Goffman has articulated in a brilliant manner that social life can be illuminated and better understood by employing a dramaturgical metaphor or "life as theater" perspective.
Chapter 7: Media Images' Influence on Adolescent Girls Self-Concepts By Melissa Milkie
General Statement- The mass media are important sources of information about the generalized other, but their effects differ among various groups, including Afric