Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Download
Faster access than browser!
 

Backlash (sociology)

Index Backlash (sociology)

A "backlash" is an adverse reaction to something which has gained popularity, prominence, or influence. [1]

9 relations: Culture, Mass media, Media circus, Minority group, Pyrrhic victory, Racial discrimination, Religious discrimination, Streisand effect, TV Tropes.

Culture

Culture is the social behavior and norms found in human societies.

New!!: Backlash (sociology) and Culture · See more »

Mass media

The mass media is a diversified collection of media technologies that reach a large audience via mass communication.

New!!: Backlash (sociology) and Mass media · See more »

Media circus

Media circus is a colloquial metaphor, or idiom, describing a news event for which the level of media coverage — measured by such factors as the number of reporters at the scene and the amount of material broadcast or published — is perceived to be excessive or out of proportion to the event being covered.

New!!: Backlash (sociology) and Media circus · See more »

Minority group

A minority group refers to a category of people differentiated from the social majority, those who hold on to major positions of social power in a society.

New!!: Backlash (sociology) and Minority group · See more »

Pyrrhic victory

A Pyrrhic victory is a victory that inflicts such a devastating toll on the victor that it is tantamount to defeat.

New!!: Backlash (sociology) and Pyrrhic victory · See more »

Racial discrimination

Racial discrimination refers to discrimination against individuals on the basis of their race.

New!!: Backlash (sociology) and Racial discrimination · See more »

Religious discrimination

Religious discrimination is treating a person or group differently because of the beliefs they hold about a religion.

New!!: Backlash (sociology) and Religious discrimination · See more »

Streisand effect

The Streisand effect is a phenomenon whereby an attempt to hide, remove, or censor a piece of information has the unintended consequence of publicizing the information more widely, usually facilitated by the Internet.

New!!: Backlash (sociology) and Streisand effect · See more »

TV Tropes

TV Tropes is a wiki that collects and expands descriptions and examples of various plot conventions and plot devices, more commonly known as tropes, that are found within many creative works.

New!!: Backlash (sociology) and TV Tropes · See more »

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Backlash_(sociology)

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »