CONSUMER CULTURE AND COUNTERCULTURE

CONSUMER CULTURE AND COUNTERCULTURE

Counterculture
•  Groups    of    society    whose    norms,    values,    and
prac:ces    are    said    to    go    against    mainstream
culture
•  Counterculture    and    co-opta:on
–  Capitalism    iden:fies    the    market    for     “rebellious”
prac:ces
Commodifica:on    and    Counterculture
•  Watch    “The    Ungroundable ”    clip    on    Canvas
•  What    other    countercultures    exist    today?

MCROBBIE
Waves    of    Feminism
•  First    Wave:    19
th
and    early    20
th
c.
–  Promo:on    of    equal    rights
•  Second    Wave:    mid-20
th
century
–  Issues    of    equality    other    than    rights;    focused    on    social
and    ins:tu:onal    discrimina:on
•  Third    wave:    challenge    “essen:alist ”    defini:ons    of
femininity    –    Over-emphasis    on    experiences    of
white    upper-middle    class    women
–  Post-feminism

Emergency and Crisis Work
Project description
Emergency Crisis Victim of Boston Marathon Bombing
Additional Detailed Instructions to follow

Instructions for Paper
Emergency and Crisis Work

Use the examples of 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, Columbine School
Shootings, (Boston Marathon Bombing) recent crisis or emergency event.

Compare the ways that you might conceptualize the experience of
victims, witnesses, or anyone associated with the event from two
different theoretical approaches (Cognitive and Humanistic).

Choose two of the affective approaches studied and compare and
contrast their effectiveness in the emergency scenario (Gastalt and Person-Centered Approaches).

The paper must also addresses these issues:

• How do therapists using each of these perspectives view the client
and client’s problem?
• How are the goals of treatment similar or different in these
approaches?
• How would the process of therapy be different?
• What is your overall comment about how these approaches compare
in your chosen event?
• Given your understanding at this point, which of these approaches
would you most likely consider using?
• How would you adjust your approach, if you would, when working
with diverse populations?

 

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