McDonalization

By: Brock & Chris

About it

It occurs when a culture possesses the characteristics of a fast food restaurant. for example they are very efficient and likes to be in control and the culture can be predictable and of course very fast.

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Henry Ford was the very first McDonaldization pioneer, we say this because of his use of assembly lines for more and faster production of the car. The process of McDonaldization takes a task and breaks it down into smaller tasks to make it more efficient.

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There are 4 many things that go into McDonaldization. they are efficiency, calculability, predictability, and control. McDonaldization has extended its reach into more and more of society.
McDonaldization Theory of George Ritzer

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