Making It Personal This course studied the major threats to global well-being. In the readings, media, and assignments, you were challenged to consider your stand on the issues covered each week. In your personal life, what global issue (if any) affects you most today? Reflect and share the steps you can take to prevent this issue from coming closer to home.
I am interested in researching, How does class shape decisions about pet ownership within NYC, and the organization of there life caring for a pet. Q: How does race and work schedule, shape white and Hispanic working adults decision making about pet ownership and the organization of their work lives around caring for a pet. This is what i am interested in researching and I only need to do the literature review, which is only reviewing academic journals i plan on using for my research. Basically it’s seeing what these authors have to say , and see what they are […]
Need a substantial response to this discussion response. How does the criminal justice system in South Africa perpetuate gender inequality? How does it increase women’s vulnerabilities? https://wwnorton.com/common/mplay/6.11/?p=/college/socio7dvd/&f=all_different_all_equal&ft=mp4&cc=1 As noted by gender scholars, violence against women continues to be a global problem. NEED RESPONSE TO THIS RESPONSE: Response: The criminal justice system in South Africa perpetuates gender inequality because of the preservation and patriarchal values and behaviors within the community.The responsiveness of the criminal justice system along with the exposure to violence in the mass media helps create a climate in which violence is encouraged. At the beginning of the video, […]
Question Description Choose any type of Deviance Develop an explanation for this type of Deviance using the symbolic interactionist, functionalist, and conflict perspectives. (Apply all 3 perspectives) Your response should be typed, Times New Roman, font size – 12, double spaced, 1 – 2 pages. Submit your response as a ..doc(x) or . pdf file attachment below by Friday, March 15, 2019, 11:59 p.m.
Your task will be to use your sociological concepts (norms, institutions, bureaucracy, etc.) and the theories of Karl Marx and Michel Foucault to critically evaluate George Orwell’s classic dystopian vision 1984.
Rubric: First Paper Choose any two or one of the following course concepts and discuss how they apply to experiences of Muslim youth presented in Bayomi’s text. You are expected to choose one story from Bayomi’s book for your paper. (Honors students are required to choose a minimum of two concepts). Double-Consciousness Orientalism Marked Identity Othering/Other Stereotypes/representation Discourse Context Moral Politics Youth Structure/Agency Requirements : The paper should be minimum four pages in length and double-spaced. Total Points: 100 Introduction – 15 points Clearly state which two concepts you will […]
After reading Mooney, Knox, & Schacht, chapters #11 you will have learned about sexual orientation. Homophobia is negative attitudes toward non-heterosexual behaviors. Heterosexism is prejudice and discrimination that refers to the belief heterosexuals have power and privilege, which stigmatizing people who are not heterosexual. In the reply box, discuss if you believe there is a decline of heterosexism in contemporary US society. Why or why not? Support your answer with information from chapter #11. Cite the information with the page number and textbook edition you are using, for example (pg.100, ed.10). If book is found, please edition 7. 2 quotes […]
For your 8th and final essay, you must answer the following question: Who are you? This question is not meant to trick you, and it most certainly is not meant to be a joke. In class on Friday, March 8th, I discussed a number of strategies you can use to answer this question. You can choose to follow one of the strategies I recommended, or you can develop your own strategy for answering this question. It’s up to you. As you draft your response, please demonstrate that you have learned a thing or two by taking this sociology course. That […]
Attachment preview MODULE 6 WORK INTRO TO SOCIOLOGY Choose one of the five questions below. Write an essay response of 250-300 words. In your response, be sure to refer to specific concepts from the readings, lecture notes, and/or discussions, and use these concepts to support your points. Please state the question prior to your answer. 1. Explain what sociologist Howard S. Becker meant when he said, “it is not the act itself, but the reaction to the act, that make something deviant.” 2. Explain the difference between individual and institutional discrimination, giving examples of each type of discrimination. Then explain […]