Essay on Media And Socialization Effects On Us

1672 Words Oct 31st, 2016 7 Pages
There are many things that influence our way of thinking about certain situations. We learn new things and experiences things we could have never otherwise learned anywhere else. This happens even with the political issues that happen with in the United States. A lot of times media and socialization has an effect on us on how we see the issue presented. Media and family can be biased about certain issues, like elections, that teaches you to see their way of things. An issue with media and everyone you know teaching you about politics is that you will only ever really see one side of things. They will teach you about their side and not every side that can be available out there for you to learn about. Many people do not take in mind the positive or negative when they have an effect on others views of the political process. If they had thought about the good and bad they may not realize if our media and things like it may or may not reflect the demcractic value of our country. Like everything else though, there can be a few changes that take place to make everything a whole lot better. The one thing that everyone has, is access to socialization. It includes family, friends, the community and even peers. From a very young age, we start to learn about the world around us. The people that we are surrounded by usually are a very big influence in how we learn and what we learn. Everyone has their own way of seeing things and opinions and sometimes they tend to be taught to…

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