Religion and Patriarchy
- Not the same as matriarchal, women did not rule, but had equality.
-Emphasis on female and feminine interests; partnership/interdependence of
- Goddess as creator, compa
Today people allow corporation exploitation because of the increasing thirst and desire
for separation and diversity. In a world where many cultures are blending and the new frontiers
of discovery are gone, separation is slowly dw
Corporations outsource both production & employment. Microsoft, for example, is well on
its way to engineering the perfect employee-less corporation. How exactly does increasing the
number of temp workers guarantee huge profits fo
There is no unbranded space. And despite the sea of product from which we believe
were free to choose, Naomi Klein insists that we have NO CHOICE.
The branded multinationals may talk diversity, but the visible result of their
In his interview, Douglas Rushkoff laments the failure of this current youth culture to challenge
the status quo of society. . .The true job of youth culture is to turn over the soil he says. When
asked if the marketers are doing a good job of selling tee
Soc 222, Essay 2
So why is media ownership by a few conglomerates such a big deal? How have the
power & influence of these media conglomerates threatened our access to diverse points
of view? Think about who these conglomerates are, & how their ownership
Research Credit 1
Whos Really Sorry?
Sharon Jayson from USA Today discusses in her article Women Say Sorry More
Because of a Sense of Im Wrong, a study of gender differences in apologies and wrongdoings.
At the University of Waterloo, Can
Research Credit 2
In Alice Youngs article, Addictive Drugs and the Brain, she discusses the
psychological consequences associated with addictive drugs use, as well as the biological
elements in the brain. Young believes that understanding
SOC 222 DB1
Lovetoknow.com is one of the best marketers of cool, because it specifically targets
teenage girls. The website has several links that demonstrate to young girls how to be
cool, such as the top apparel, hairstyles, music, books, etc.
Research Credit 4
To Spank or Not to Spank
In the article Psychologists and Spanking, Anderson discusses the controversy of
spanking misbehaved children and the psychological effects on the children. However, instead of
Research Credit 3
Narcissism and Obesity: A Steady Clime
Menon and Sharland present very interesting studies and results in their article,
Narcissism, Exploitative Attitudes, and Academic Dishonesty: An Exploratory Investigation of