By: Sarah Scott The Life cereal's “Mikey” commercial was so successful that its writer, Edie Stevenson, got promoted to Vice President afterward (Slotnik, 2011). In an article on Mashed, they talk about how Life cereal came to be and facts around the cereal, and they talk about how the “Mikey” ad has run for a decade with even a remake being … Continue reading He Likes It! We Still Do Too!
By: Sarah Scott Theory Synopsis Symbolic Interactionism is the study of how people interpret symbols from society in order to create social world in which the symbols dictate how the individual sees themselves and their roles in interacting with society. George Herbert Mead was the first one to propose the theory in the 1920s. Other … Continue reading How Symbols Form Reality: Symbolic Interactionism