Which of the Following Best Describes Goffman's Views on Socialization?
Which of the following best describes Goffman's views on socialization?
A) Individuals act differently in different settings.
B) Individuals act pretty much the same throughout adulthood.
C) Individuals are the product of their environment.
D) Individuals cannot control their environment.
E) Individuals can only control their appearance.
Goffman used which metaphor to explain social life?
A) Life is like a classroom.
B) Life is like a circus.
C) Life is like a mirror.
D) Life is like a theater.
E) Life is like a box of chocolates.
In a process called _____,Goffman suggested that individuals can positively control their image.
A) the self
C) social learning
D) impression management
Tasha is preparing for her first date with Bobby.She is very excited because Bobby is the captain of the football team.Before the date,she showers,applies make-up,and buys an expensive new outfit.Tasha's preparation is an example of Goffman's
A) imitation stage.
B) the self.
C) impression management.
D) setting control.