Occupation and Stratification Discussion 7.2: Occupation and Stratification Answer the following questions for the initial post. 1. SELECT a career from the “Prestige Rankings of Occupations” on page 188 in the class text. What is your chosen career and prestige score? 2. Do you find that this number is low (or high) based upon the other rankings? Why? 3. Review the list again. What is an occupation that has a high prestige number yet might not pay that much? 4. We are prone to judging people by how they appear. Suppose that a person is lower-income. How might they dress […]
Perspectives Sociology LP7 Assignment: Perspectives Directions: Answer the questions below in no less than one page and no more than two pages. 1. Select one of the Sociological Perspectives on Stratification from the class text. Provide a brief summary of it. 2. How would your selected perspective view the stratification system in the United States? 3. What social class do you currently belong to? What are a few factors, that you can control, that could lead to upward social mobility (see page 196-200 in the class text)?
Group Leadership and Conflict Resources: Ch. 7, 8, and 9 of Communicating in Small Groups, and the Week 3 videos, “Planning a Playground” and “Politics of Sociology” Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word summary of your responses to the following, after completing the collaborative Week 3 discussion associated with the “Planning a Playground and “Politics of Sociology” videos. http://media.pearsoncmg.com/pcp/pcp_82302_engleberg_uop_pp/http://media.pearsoncmg.com/pcp/pcp_82303_engleberg_uop_pos/ ideo Analysis – “Planning A Playground” What are the issues in this meeting? What did they do well as a group? Can you identify constructive or deconstructive conflict occurring in this group? What are some key indicators? What conflict styles do you […]
Social Control and Criminal Deviance Assignment 2: Social Control and Criminal Deviance: Bullying (assigned to expertsolution) Due Week 6 and worth 65 points Bullying is a difficult concept to understand and reconcile the consequences. This assignment focuses on the critical thinking skills that are needed to analyze an emotionally charged topic. Student Success Tips Review the Student’s Guide to Research section of the textbook (Chapter 2) Take notes as you watch the video below. Watch the video titled, “From school yard bullying to genocide: Barbara Coloroso at TEDxCalgary” (19 min 5 s) located below. You may also view the video […]
Creative Problem-Solving and Decision-Making Skills The course I am in is Teamwork, Collaboration, and Conflict Resolution. So please, gather your resources for this class it is considered Sociology/110 Create a 8- to 10-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation with detailed speaker notes on each slide answering the following questions throughout the presentation: What conflict styles have you encountered while working in groups? How will your approach to conflict change in the future based on what you have learned in this course? What group cohesion strategies will you apply in future team work? Describe these strategies and how they strengthen group work. What […]
compare World Religions Answer the following questions for the initial post. NOTE: Religion is a sensitive and personal subject for many. Answer the following questions objectively. Do not insert your subjective opinion about the validity of the religion or those who practice it. 1. SUMMARIZE the basic teachings of Christianity, Islam, and Hinduism. 2. IDENTIFY a few differences and similarities among the three religions. This also is a discussion and can be short, but to the point of each question.
Foundations of Effective Supervision in Security Presentation Create an 8- to 10-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation, with speaker notes, about the foundations of supervision in security management. Include the following in your presentation: -Describe supervisory security management and its origins. -Provide at least two examples of companies that place high value on the supervisory security officer. -What is ASIS (https://www.asisonline.org)? What is their role in security? -Provide at least two examples of public-private partnerships between policing and security or security related organizations. Format your presentation consistent with APA guidelines.
Ghettos and gentrification in New York Places already chosen Ghetto: South Jamaica Gentrified Area: Williamsburg In the paper, each student must choose two separate locations in the New York metropolitan area and carry out ethnographic research and interviews with the residents there. One location must be a (1) “ghetto” as described by Mitchell Duneier in his book of the same name. The other location must be some kind of (2) area undergoing “gentrification.” In each location, you are to observe and record the nature and tenor of social interactions among people, paying special attention to the level and nature of […]
Minority Group Present a brief history including the reasons for oppression and then an in-depth analysis of the group. Have to use sources from Rothenberg, P. S. (2016). Race, Class, and Gender in the United States: An Integrated Study. New York, NY: Worth Publishers.(which we can discuss) Paper must be 4-5 pages long. Discuss why – according to research, not opinion – this group may have been singled out for oppression by the dominant group and apply sociological theories to the topic. The paper must contain an introduction (one paragraph) with a thesis, supporting evidence that is well documented (cited) […]
Suicide in the Military During this course, you are required to compose an original 6 to 8-page research paper that addresses a social problem and investigates possible solutions for the problem. The paper should include at least 5 scholarly sources and should be formatted in APA style. PLEASE SEE ATTACHMENTS FOR SPECIFIC INSTRUCTIONS, I’VE ALSO ATTACHED AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY TO USE FOR REFERENCES. THESE REFERENCES MUST BE USED, BUT YOU MAY USE MORE. Attachments Research_Paper_–_Final_Submission_Grading_Rubric(1).docx Research_Paper_–_Final_Submission_Instructions-1.docx MSimon_AnnotatedBibliography_10012017.docx