Month: March 2016

Working on Your Internal Assessment: The Introduction

Working on Your Internal Assessment: The Introduction

Well.  Here we are!  Internal Assessment time!  Don’t worry! This will be fun! Especially since we’re going to do it together! View post on imgur.com   Seriously though.  You’re gonna be fine.  The KEY however is staying on top of the progression.  Today you’re earning […]

The Red Scare and Fear as Control

The Red Scare and Fear as Control

Fear is indeed a tool of political control.  The question is the degree to which the marketing of fear and subsequent exploitation is purposeful. There are some very famous examples of purposeful exploitation of fear for political control and personal gain.  I’m sure Hitler comes […]

Socio Cultural Level of Analysis: Test TIME!!

Socio Cultural Level of Analysis: Test TIME!!

The following are learning outcomes you should study for the SCLOA Unit Exam:  Discuss the  use of compliance techniques Evaluate research on conformity to group norms explain social learning theory making reference to two relevant studies Examine the role of two cultural dimensions on behavior […]

You call that happy!? Cultural differences in Emotion

You call that happy!? Cultural differences in Emotion

Happiness. It seems like something that should be constant and consistent across cultures; however ETIC studies such as those by Dr. Tsai have indicated otherwise!  Read the great summary article below on her work at Stanford on culture, emotion and the role that culture plays […]