Tag Archives: Lorber

For what are you responsible?

I read a book about phenomena in the field of social psychology called “Influence, the Psychology of Persuasion,” which explained that since there is too much information in existence for humans to process, there is a tendency to compartmentalize information … Continue reading

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Dr. Pepper Ten Ad Critique

Overall, I think the purpose of this advertisement is to say ‘men can drink this low calorie soda, even though diet sodas are stereotypically associate with women’.  The goal is to take away this gender divide and make it okay … Continue reading

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Video Game Character Sex Change?

http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/ingame/super-dad-hacks-video-game-transforms-hero-his-daughter-1C7040451 This does not necessarily pertain to the division of labor we are currently speaking about, but I thought this article was extremely relevant to our class. It describes how Hoye, the father of a three-year-old daughter, hacked a Legend … Continue reading

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Predetermined Choices

Most of my choices are predetermined – they’ve already been decided for me. These predetermined choices make ideas of free choice impossible, especially in regards to gender. I don’t think I chose my gender – I’m a girl, I act … Continue reading

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