As we perceive objects and experiences, we subconsciously make sense of them by selecting certain sensations to pay attention to, organizing them into recognizable information, and then interpreting the meaning of this new information.
1. Read the Thinking Activity 4.3, “Analyzing Different Accounts of the Assassination of Malcolm X” on pages 140-145 of your textbook.
2. Respond to the four “Questions for Analysis” on pages 142-143 discussing the differences in these perceptions.
Use Microsoft Word to re-type and then respond to these questions. Your response should consist of 1-2 pages.
Chaffee, J. (2012/ 2009). Thinking critically (10th ed.) Boston, MA: Wadsworth Cengage Learning.