Because of its commonality, popular culture both reflects and influences the people’s way of life; because it is linked to a specific time and place, popular culture is transitory, subject to change, and often and initiator of change. Since it affects every people’s life, it is a hard task for us, aspiring teachers to be the artisan of the Filipino youth for we are the one who will mould their character and through this powerful tool, we can be able to manage smoothly if we have enough knowledge about this. Popular culture and fictional entertainment media have an enormous influence on society. Whether in the genre of television sitcom or drama, or fictional stories in popular film, the entertainment media teach us something about ourselves as we map new meaning onto our own experience based on what we see and relate to; for good or for ill, it also teaches us a lot about others through fictional means (Tisdell, 2004). This statement tells us there are too many influences that contribute rearing a child’s mind.
There have been cases where it is used for both the benefit and the manipulation of the people. Propaganda changes the public’s perception and to an extent, their reality thus its efficiency in gaining public support is starting to be recognized. Logically, propaganda is a legitimate form of human activity. Any society, whether it be social, religious or political, that spreads awareness of its beliefs is practicing propaganda (Barnays, 13). As depicted in literature and history, the methods by which public opinions are formed may be misused but such techniques are necessary to the welfare of a
Culture is considered as the source of exchange, creativity, and innovation, which are necessary for humankind to solve society’s persistent problems. Culture gives its people a sense of power and confidence to achieve their goals, determining what is desirable and undesirable for their life. Culture, however, cannot always be viewed in such a positive light. Over time, culture has been used as a justification for harming people and constraining their development. Arguably, cultural relativism is the most serious problem that faces human rights standards and
The concept of globalization and internationalization are greatly enhancing this profession globally. First and significant view is that the employment opportunities and international education upgraded through these concepts universally. Secondly it gives a platform for the social work professional and students to exchange their ideas and exposures through globally. Thirdly, due to globalization and internationalization, the global economy wants to eliminate the stigmatization of people especially in North American regions .In addition, social work profession always demanding a good rapport with other people especially for clients, for the introduction of globalization and internationalization concepts the social workers can break the psychosocial territory and understand the global realties for the social intervention strategies in a positive way. In another view point, through globalization and internalization in the educational filed greatly help to social work students to avoid the judgmental attitudes and multicultural dimensions of the society and people.
And above all, exclusive.” This is a very powerful statement that the narrator makes because firstly, it shows how immigrants who are experiencing a new environment or perhaps experience a culture shock LEARN that color is dominant and superior in many situations in which both colors should have an equal opportunity to excel. However, these beliefs and ideas are not just born into the world. It is something that is experienced and is learned through interactions and experiences. Melvin Oliver mentions in the video “the markers of race, skin color, hair texture, the things that we identify as the racial markers, mean nothing unless they are given social meaning
Unfortunately, there are many more locations that need an intermediary nation to fix their issues and policies. The United States has long been the country of control and should continue to promote its ideas across the world, disregarding the criticisms. Although there is a counterculture that is condemning the imperialistic actions of the United States in the past, the results of these actions are key factors in the balance of powers. Ordinarily, imperialism is a controversial term due to its history, but the idea is not as negative as portrayed. Rather, the implementation had selfish tendencies, but if viewed on a larger scale, the effects were extremely beneficial by supplying nations with democratic thinking.
All in all, Teen activism is a belief that you can change the world for the better, one cause at a time. Teen activists find a cause they care about, and they might start small, and grow into something much greater, but they can also inspire others to follow in their footsteps. As Alex Lin says, “Every long journey begins with a single
Social media is an influential and high powered tool that’s forced a new lifestyle. We must make ourselves and others comfortable with expressing themselves while handling criticism to ensure protection of our freedom of
Multicultural leadership gets more and more important in today’s world, because of the new technologies in telecommunications, transportation, and social media which can bring us much closer. The leadership of multicultural need to have the deep concentration of different cultures in order to know the specific environment and values. The concentration we mentioned above should open their insight into how to best drive performance of organization, inspire staffs, and reach consumers. Leadership is unlike management. Management is relate to the routine, timetables, statistics, methods, an accurate calculation and mind, the practice of management is a science.
It is perhaps opportunely that our government is able to push through boundaries and traditions to come up with resolutions and better policies/laws. All this time, the Philippine Economy has been deemed to have strong growth hindered by political uncertainties. This is so true. We have a potential to be great and yet we still move slow towards our development and sustainability. Our country has its own strengths and weaknesses that affect positively and/or negatively our over-all status.