Erving Goffman’s Presentation of Self in Everyday Life

Erving Goffman’s Presentation of Self in Everyday Life
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Questions:
What does Goffman mean when he says “the presentation of self”? Explain it in your own words and give examples.
What is the role of others in the understanding of our self?
What does Goffman mean by his phrase “the definition of the situation”? Explain it in your own words.
Describe one or more ways in which you try to manage your impression and/or present yourself in certain ways in order to (try to) control what other people think of you?

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