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Stereotypes

Tessa Perkins

2

Male Gaze

Laura Mulvey

3

Ethnic representations

Alvarado

4

Cultural Imperialism

Downing and Sreberny-Mohammadi

5

Reception Theory

Stuart Hall

6

'The only legitimate purpose of a government is to serve citizens, and the only legitimate purpose of technology is to improve our lives not enslave us.'

Rebecca Mackernen

7

Character theory

Propp

8

'We are increasingly in a landscape where media is global, social, ubiquitous and cheap.'

Clay Shirky

9

Hierarchy of Needs

Maslow

10

'Media is less and less often about crafting a single message to be consumed by individuals. It is more and more often a way of creating an environment for convening and supporting groups'

Clay Shirky

11

Plot structure (Equilibrium)

Todorov

12

'We need deliberate democracy'

Cass Sustein

13

'Texting, email, posting, all of these things let us present the self as we want to be. We get to edit, and that means we get to delete, and that means we get to retouch, the face, the voice, the flesh, the body-not too little, not too much, just right.'

Sherry Turkle

14

Queer Theory (1990)
'Gender should be seen as a fluid variable which shifts and changes in different contexts and at different times'

Judith Butler

15

Filter bubbles

Eli Pariser

16

Enigma codes

Roland Barthes

17

Uses and Gratifications

Blumler and Katz

18

'Men act and women appear'

'Men look at women. Women watch themselves being looked at'

John Berger

19

Hyperreality

Baudrillard

20

'I share therefore I am. We use technology to define ourselves by sharing our thoughts and feelings even as we're having them'

Sherry Turkle

21

News values

Galtung and Ruge

22

Mirror stage theory

Jaques Lacan