Social Construction Historical Reality

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The idea of the social construction of reality means that reality, the questioning of what is real or not real is not what it is about rather it is about that reality comes from what is constituted (find a synonym) from operations and ideas.Once something is socially constructed we are easily able to perceive what is being socially constructed into because we are mostly influenced by society. If something is socially constructed and we are raised in perceiving it in that specific way. It is strong enough to make us believe that is how things are. In Roy’s Construction Historical Reality, he uses the example of the social construction of a rock, he states “A rock can hurt you regardless/but if people had not constructed the concept of ‘rock,’

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