The Critical Pedagogy Reader
ANTONIA DARDER, MARTA BALTODANO, AND RODOLFO D. TORRES
New York . London Critical Pedagogy:
A Look at the Maior Concepts
In practice, critical pedagogy is as diverse as its many adherents, yet
Pornographic Eroticism & Sexual
Grotesquerie in Representations of
African american sports women
Venus & Serena
Media have framed Serena & Venus Williams as
threats to the sports racist & sexist regime.
Gender hierarchies are threatened when womens
October 21, 2016
In the article, "Three Faces of Eva" by Debra Merskinis debates about how Latina
stereotypes are symbols of lower class and portrayed. They are erotic, sexual and selfs
10.28.16 Schools & Society On-Line Assignments
Read Approaches to Multicultural Curriculum Reform
Answer questions about Approaches to Multicultural Curriculum Reform
Watch A Subprime Education
Write 1-page reflection paper about A Subprime Ed
Crash: Media Analysis
Crash reinforces the dominant white racial narrative in society.
Crash reinforces the way in which most whites understand racism.
Problems with analysis presented in Crash:
1) Presents racism more or less as an issue of individual bi
Sociology of Media Study Guide
Person-blame approach to solving social problems
System-blame approach to solving social pro
Most heterosexual girls put boys at the center of their lives.
Their popularity and feminine credibility hinges on their attractiveness
They face pressure to give boys and dating much priority.
They pay attention to the size and sha
The expansion of South Korean popular culture called the Korean Wave in Eastern countries
such as China, Japan, Thailand and the recent introduction of the Korean Wave pop culture in
countries such as America and European countries with t
Critical Reading v. Critical Thinking
We can distinguish between critical reading and critical thinking in the following way:
Critical reading is a technique for discovering information and ideas within a text.
Critical thinking is a technique for evaluat
From Howard Becker, "Culture: A Sociological View"
"Where does culture come from? .Most of the cultural understandings we use to organize
our daily behavior are there before we get there, and we do not propose to change them or
negotiate their details wit
Materialism and the Theory of Ideology :
The Class Basis of Politics and Revolution (Karl Marx and Frederich
First Premises of Materialist Method
The premises from which we begin are not arbitrary ones, not dogmas, but real premises from
MID-TERM EXAM REVIEW
BASICS OF SOCIOLOGY
ORIGINS OF SOCIOLOGY
-The Enlightenment and Modernity
For thousands of years, antiquity depended on tradition, superstition, and brute force to
determine the conditions and outcomes of societies.
Culture a set of shared ideas.
Subculture- a world within the larger world of the dominant culture(explain culture too) ppl
whose experiences have led them to have distinctive ways of looking at life or some aspect of it
Examples- restaurant, mili
10 22 13
General questions ?
What are the relationship btween house and work?
How do individuals negotiate both lives?
This research is useful bc then we will know how to set up our work structure, and how to work
out whats going on at home.
12-3Doing Gender- West and
Synthesize answer to #2
Sex = biology, gender = culture. And relationship between them is very complex.
doing of gender- if you dont do what society says you should be then your looked down upon
- it is coercive.
1.) Bering Straight Theory Theory that is being challenged about how and when
the first Americans arrived to the Americas. The theory states that between
14,000 and 20,000 years ago, an ice age caused the sea level to drop 200 meters.
This created a land