In this task you will work with and apply Lemert and his research on paranoia. R
In this task you will work with and apply Lemert and his research on paranoia.
Read the article “Paranoia and the Dynamics of Exclusion” in our electronic reader.
Use the following headings below as signposts. Use fully sourced quotations to support your work.
Heading: Article Summary
Write a two to three paragraph overview of his argument. This overview should collect the essential elements of his paper into a summary that would give a reader who had never read the article a good sense of its thrust.
Heading: The Place of Trust
Discuss the role and place of trust in Lemert’s argument. Pay particular attention to how the loss of trust contributes to the generic process of exclusion in your analysis. Be complete.
Heading: The Loss of Trust in Everyday Life
How might you demonstrate the generic applicability of Lemert’s work in your own experience? Focus here on the generic qualities of the process of exclusion. While “paranoia” may not be present in your application, ensure that exclusion is. How does Lemert help to provide an understanding and context for your example?