Target a multinational corporation/international company and the practice of “outsourcing” to third world countries. Some examples of MNCs (multinational corporations) would be Nike, General Motors, Ford, Qwest, and Fender Music. Research its effects on local culture. Write a summary and analysis of 500-750 words and include the following: How does global stratification impact local culture? What are the positive and negative effects? How does global stratification impact the United States? What are the positive and negative effects? Who is the biggest “winner” in this situation? Explain. Use the GCU Library to locate two to three academic sources to support your […]
The purpose of this assignment is to identify common patterns of social behavior within a specific social event or a social setting. Your writing will illustrate your ability to interpret human interactions via a social lens, using the content from units intro to sociology, sociological research, social interactions, marriage and family, culture and socialization.
During this unit we learned about social stratification. One form of such stratification is based on sex, gender, gender identity and sexuality. We are going to particularly explore stratification for the gender non conforming/gender queer/transgender community in this Journal Response. Please read the following articles/review the following websites and videos and in a thought-provoking essay, answer the questions below. Please be sure to respond to ALL questions. Additionally, please be sure to provide in-text citations for at least four of these sources. America’s Profound Gender Anxiety-Outrage over transgender bathroom use is just the beginning of a long conflict over what […]
President’s Effect in Appointing Federal Judges and Analysis of the 2013 Decision Regarding DOMA” Please respond to the following: Referring to the study regarding the effect of presidential philosophy on the selection of judges in chapter 7, determine two (2) ways in which presidential philosophy can impact judicial decision making. Draw three (3) conclusions from the study. Provide specific examples to support your rationale. From the e-Activity, summarize three (3) key issues that the DOMA decision of 2013 addressed that fall under the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. Indicate which of the three (3) issues you believe will have […]
Write a five page paper (double-spaced, one-inch margins, 12 point type) about how your life has been affected by one of the following: Your race Your gender Your social class Your sexual orientation You should not write a paper that generally about women or blacks or any of the other groups mentioned, but about how your life has been affected by one of the above. You should not simply give a particular story about how you were fired or badly treated one time; that is relevant but does not really answer the question.
Choose any one trend from the Pew Center article on The American Family Today (https://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2015/12/17/1-the-american-family-today/) and provide a culturally critical analysis on the topic/trend using the sociological imagination tools in the UNM article. You can focus on any of the trends presented on the website. In your college-level, critically sound essay, include responses to three of the following questions with your analysis: • What do the numbers (statistics) say? • How does the trend reflect cultural changes in society? • What was most interesting to you about the findings, and why? • What is a real-world example of the findings? […]
Social Problems Paper Instructions For this research paper, students are to write an essay (at least 1000 words long) on a social problem that relates to one of the sociological theories reviewed in this course: symbolic interactionism, class conflict theory, or functional analysis. A cover page, reference page, and citations, all required in the paper, must adhere to current APA formatting standards.
Choose one topic. 1. Why is it important to understand the relation between subjectivity and neoliberalism? Discuss. 2. Analyze instances of subaltern subjectivity in slums in other parts of the world. Discuss why they represent moments or aspects of subaltern subjectivity. Essays should use at least 5 sources (books, articles, etc.) in addition to any taken from the readings on the syllabus that are relevant to the essay topic. See syllabus for further requirements. attached are 3 readings from the syllabus that will help you. & a book analysis on katherine boo’s “behind the beautiful forevers” that you can incorporate […]
I have 4 short homework assignments. Each need to be 1 page long. 1) select a societal act of deviance and select how each 1) Functionalist, 2)Conflict, AND 3) Symbolic Interactionist Perspective would explain the phenomenon under investigation. 2) : What two agents of socialization have influenced you the most? Can you pinpoint their influence on your attitudes, beliefs, values, or other orientations to life? 3) How many races do your friends or family think there are? Do they think that one race is superior to the others? What do you think their reaction would be to the sociological position […]
Each state within the United States has its own unique judicial selection process within its own court system. Using the Internet, research the judicial selection process for different court systems from different states within the U.S. Court System. Write a five to eight (5-8) page paper in which you: Discuss the judicial selection process of your state. Include, at a minimum, the qualifications and steps that are taken in order to select judges for the different kinds of courts within your specific state. Choose a second state, and describe the qualifications and the selection process for judges within that state. […]