A general understanding of Impression Management
Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Gag at the Wax Museum
According to Erving Goffman (aka Irving Goffman), the entire purpose of social action is geared toward IMPRESSION MANAGEMENT (image maintenance) during social encounters.
These stories serve as examples of “impression management.”
Brian Bosworth: “The BOZ”
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Eazy-E raps about how Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre were not real Gangsters but were from the suburbs and learned how to “act” like gangsters, but were perceived as “real” gangsters. Easy-E called them “studio gangsters.”
Is Dr Dre a “Studio Gangster”?
CHECKING INTO THE SAN DIEGO HYATT
Checking into the San Diego Hotel.
Marines and the Uniform Request.
THE FIRST DAY OF CLASS
Sitting amongst the students.
Can you get a card signed?