AP Gov 10/31/11

{summary} Today we took a break from data and watched a lecture on how cognitive framing may influence the political socialization into the categories of conservatism and liberalism. Think about this in terms of family as the primary factor in political socialization. This is George Lakoff, a cognitive linguist talking about "moral politics." Students took notes. Here's the link: George Lakoff Lecture on Moral Politics Here's a link to some more explanations about Lakoff's ideas:Metaphor, Morality, and Politics Assignment: Finish reading the packet interactively (the text packet).