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The Goals and Process of Research
Two research goals focus on acquiring and applying knowledge.
The research process involves a series of steps.
230 On Lies, Secrets, and Silence
we have been penalized, vilied, and mocked, not for hating men,
but for loving women. The meaning of our love for women is what
we have constantly to expand.
' Thinking about today and its signicance has forced me to pl
WHAT IS SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY?
There is nothing so practical as a good theory
- Kurt Lewin
What is Social Psychology?
What is Critical Thinking?
What is social psychology?
What is a social psychological
Claiming an Education
by Adrienne Rich
This essay is a speech that Adrienne Rich gave in 1977. Does this essay seem dated to
you? If so, in what ways? Which of Richs points still seem relevant?
This essay seem dated to me because, in Adrienne Rich speech
All responses strongly
answered the question
evidence from the
reading or relevant
sources (8 points)
Some responses strongly
answered the question
while others did not
Paradigm: How we perceive things, our perception of things. A way of viewing a specific aspect of life.
Paradigm Shift: When we change we use paradigm shift. Although when you shift, you must be prepared
for change. A new way of viewing
1. Before 800 B.C.E. Indo-European steppe tribes were
different from Chinese, Indian, and Middle Eastern
societies in which of these ways?
(A) Steppe societies were more likely to have built
architectural monuments with religious
Ms. Amy Knapp
6th Hour IB English HL1AA
04 November 2014
Food and Language Taboos
National Geographics description of food taboo describes other countriesfood cultures
that would seem totally sickening to people living in North
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25 November 2014
The Negative effects of 1984 and One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest
The American novelist Robert Anton Wilson once said, The individual act of obedience
is the cornerstone not only
Gender and Globalization
Globalization is Gendered
minimizes cultural and
political differences and allows for
economic growth around the world.
After WWII, the U.S. was a rich
industrialized nation while Europes
The Promise Keepers
Christian group established in 1990 to counter what
they view as the demise of American communities
Group identifies nations most salient social
problems as pornography, homosex
Popular Culture, Media, and
the Spectacle of Sports
set of beliefs and ideas that
explain and justify the status quo
Legitimation: creation of an ideology that
justifies the existing social organization
A society with high levels o
Politics, Prison, and the Military
made history in 2004
when first woman
Vice Premier and first
gender revolution in
politics by electing
women for 37% of
Gender- and Race-Based Illness
FACTS ABOUT ILLNESS IN THE U.S.
Heart disease kills 500,000 women and 450,000 men
Women are two-to-three times more likely than men to
Women are two times more lik
WOMENS EXPERIENCES OF VIOLENCE
Around the world, violence against women is
widespread and profound (Amnesty International).
Women experience violence directly as victims; but
also as the mothers, wives, sisters, and wit
Globalization of Care Work
Until recently, men were
more likely than women
to migrate for work.
Today, half of all
migrants are women.
As demand for paid
domestic workers rises,
many young mothers
C hapter 6:
Walmart is largest private employer in the world and
largest corporation in history
65 % of hourly employees are women and 67% of
supervisors are men
At all levels, female employees make less than male
employees at Walmart
Over one mi
Treating students as two distinct, different
categories of people is pervasive in schools.
Boys receive more of teachers (positive and negative)
attention than girls in same class do.
Boys called on more often, allowed to speak out
One-woman play by Eve Ensler debuted
in NY City in 1996
As a series of first-person vignettes about
diverse womens bodies and sexuality,
play has generated some controversy
More than 1,000 productions of the play
performed each year, half at colleges
Social Construction of Gender
Social Structure -
Sandra Bem (1993) identified three lenses
through which we perceive gender:
Androcentrism A male-
Bodies and Genders
Critiquing the Standard Story
standard story is based on strictly
The standard story assumes:
biology is destiny
there are only two sexes male and female
the two-sex order is a universal fact
Chapter 1: Introduction
Boys and men are
taught physical skills such as swimming and
tree climbing that
help them reach safety
Division of labor places
more men in public
spaces with access to
Womens clothing is