A key concept within the postmodern perspective is social constructionism. Based on your readings (Rober,hoffman).
respond to the following:
1. Describe how language is viewed within the social constructionism perspective, and the influence of relationships and conversation in creating both problems and solutions.
2. How is the self viewed in social constructionism?
3. How do these views of self and language alter the way you see yourself and the influence of your relationships on you?
1. The direction of development is from the social to the individual through language. Language plays an important role in shaping development.Within the social constructionist strand of post modernism, the concept of socially constructed reality stresses the continous building of world views by individuals in dialetical interaction with society at a time. The many realities that are formed according to this view the imagined worlds of human social existence and activities gradually made clear by habit into ...
This solution provides a discussion of how language and the self are viewed within the social constructiivsm perspective.
Social Construction of Social Interaction
Compose a 200- to 300-word response addressing the following questions:
o Describe your social status as you see it. For example, if you have a job, is your status at work different than it is in your peer groups? Is your status in school different than it is in your family? Explain the differences in how you interact with people at work and school or with friends and family. You may use any examples from your experience.
o Consider how your social status influences your view of the world. Give an example from your personal experience of how you have shaped your own reality through social interaction.