DISCIPLINE: SOCIAL SCIENCE

DISCIPLINE: SOCIAL SCIENCE

PART 1:
Complete the following short answer questions (one to two sentences for each question).
Provide an example of an implicit and an explicit bias. The examples may be from your own life, from something you have observed, or from the resources reviewed in this learning block.
Why is it important to understand these biases? How can these biases influence human behavior?
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PART 2:
In your initial post, include a link or attachment with your chosen ad, and describe your emotions as you watched/viewed them. Address the following questions in your initial post: What about the advertisements made you curious, shocked, or interested in taking a closer look? How did the ads appeal (or not appeal) to your identity as an individual or as a part of the larger society and culture to draw your interest?
AD TO BE USED: Qatar Cancer Society
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PART 3:
What sort of cultural or social forces impact how we think and behave?
Describe an example of a behavior that is impacted by socialization and cultural influences.
How do things like media and advertising impact our understanding of how we should act or behave in a culture or group?
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FOR ALL PARTS USE AS MANY REFERENCES AS NEEDED