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Spectatorship

the practice of looking

2

Panopticon

police towers cause policed behavior and the fear of being watched

3

Surveillance society

modifying our behvior in the fear that we are being watched

4

Scopophilia

the pleasure of looking and being looked at

5

Binary power dynamics

male - looker active strong leader
female - looked at weak passive follower

6

To Be Looked At Ness

the center of attention, performance for the viewers (dismemberment ads, female character entrance)

7

Dismemberment

only certain parts of the body are shown making them seem more like an object

8

Voyeurism

looking without permission

9

Three Looks

Camera records the event
Audience watches the movie
Characters looks at each other

10

Othering

putting your culture at the center of everything, evything else is different. A way to define yourself by identifying what you are not.

11

Edward Said

points out false assumption in the wests unrealistic view of the orient

12

Exotification

exotic and romanticized land making it seem unreal, unrelatable and exceedingly differnt from the west

13

orientalism

idea of east meat west

14

orient

east (exotic, strange, feminine, mysterious, oppressive to women)

15

occidnet

west (manly, freedom)

16

John Berger

Gazing - men look and women are looked at
Nakedness vs. nudity

17

Morley and Robbins

Media Imperialism
Disagrees to hypodermic model (media influence is more complex)
Cultural context
Othering
Survey the world of other s represented