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2. What is meant by the stereotype of the elderly "as a burden"?

  • portrayed as an economic burden on society in terms of costs to the younger generation of pensions/healthcare/as a physical and social burden on younger members of their families who have to worry about and care for them
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3. Which group did Cohen say had been the focus of moral panics?

  • young afro caribbean males
  • muslims
  • teenagers

4. What is meant by the stereotype of the elderly "enjoying a second childhood"?

  • sometimes films/TV show the more affluent elderly attempting to relive their adolescence and engaging in activities that they have always longed to do before they die
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5. Who believed that children are also represented in TV commercials in ways that socialise them to become more active consumers?

  • Cohen
  • Chandler
  • Lee


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