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 […]
Develop an essay on what an ideal ethical organization would be. What would be the characteristics of leadership? Training? Employees? How does one create such an organization as a change agent if the existing organization is rife with corruption? You are expected to write professionally with correct spelling, punctuation, and grammar, developing your topic and providing solid examples from our readings, your own research, or your own experiences to back up your statements. Essays should be double-spaced, in 12-point Times New Roman or Cambria font, with 1-inch margins all around. When citing resources, you must adhere strictly to APA style […]
Question Description Discuss what is successful or helpful about the research and/or information presented Describe what the research or topic reminds you about Relate what you know to the information presented Provide constructive criticisms Share what you think Support your opinion References must be cited (parenthetical and complete reference citations) in ASA format.
Milestone One is your first opportunity to work on an element of your final project. In this assignment, you will identify and summarize a contemporary social issue of your choice. This social issue will become the main topic of your final project, and you will revisit the issue throughout the course as you work on your final project. You can choose a social issue from the topic list below, or you can select a social issue of your choice that you find in the news or media, or perhaps one you encounter in your daily life. To complete this assignment, […]
Two hundred fifty word minimum.) After reviewing the TED talk by Mark Bowden on “inauthenticity”, what are your thoughts about it? Have you ever experienced a time when you pushed beyond “indifference” and discovered something interesting or compelling about someone? Should we make an effort to be more “inauthentic” and be more appealing/receptive to people or not? Explain.
Question Description In at least 1,000 words (excluding title page, abstract (optional) and reference page), research retirement in the United States. In your paper discuss the retirement age of 65. Where did this age come from? Does this age still work? Are more people working past the age of 65? Is retirement as stress free as it is portrayed in the media or is it dependent on other factors such as financial security, capacity, etc.? Remember to avoid the use of first person. Paper must be in APA formatting and have at least three references. You must use SHARC (ProQuest, […]
as following: 1. List THREE facts or main ideas in the video that you found interesting or important. 2. What were your reactions to the video? Describe something left unanswered you would like to know more about, or what information was left out that might aide your understanding of the topic. 3. Did this video change any notions or opinions you had before you saw it? Why or why not? If it aligns with your current thinking, describe how it broadened your understanding of the topic. 4. Discuss two factors of socialization that influence how parenting is conducted in modern […]
PLEASE MAKE SURE TO ANSWER ALL QUESTIONS AND KEY POINTS Assignment Description For this assignment, you will develop an action plan that includes: Two goals for each content area introduced in the Unit 7 assignment, and also listed in this activity. I HAVE ATTACHED MY PREVIOUS GOALS At least two objectives related to each goal. Metrics that will be used to evaluate the effectiveness and achievement of each goal. Be sure to use the principles related to developing SMART (specific, measurable, attainable, realistic, time-limited) goals and objectives. When designing your goals and objectives, it is important to take into account […]
Consider the bureaucracies that you come in contact with (college, work, IRS, medical offices, or the Post Office). For the written assignment this week, pick one bureaucracy with which you are familiar, and create a 750 (or more) word, APA style paper. In your paper describe the following: How did you come in contact with the bureaucracy? What shortcomings do you see in the bureaucracy? (Select and provide evidence of at least two shortcomings) How would you resolve the shortcomings mentioned? Do social group memberships give some individuals an advantage when navigating this bureaucracy?
Week 4 In this week, begin with an exploration of Interactive Unit 4: Race, Class, and Gender Inequality and Interactive Unit 5: Deviance, Aging and Global Inequality. Then return here to participate in a Discussion activity focused on creating positive social change. Photo Credit: [SilviaJansen]/[Vetta]/Getty Images Learning Resources Required Resources Interactive Units Laureate Education. (2018). SOCI 1001S: Introduction to Sociology [Lecture Notes]. Retrieved from Laureate Education, Inc.: https://class.waldenu.edu Interactive Unit 4: Race, Class, and Gender Inequality Interactive Unit 5: Deviance, Aging, and Global Inequality Preparing to Write the Final Essay In your Week 3 Rough Draft Essay Worksheet, you evaluated […]