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December 6, 2016

Homework Help: Social Studies: Sociology

Recent Homework Questions About Sociology

Sociology
In What ways might homelessness be categorized as a social problem? What concerns do you have abut these policies? What group are disproportionately impacted by the social problem? Define the elements that make this solution effecte.
Monday, November 28, 2016 by June

Sociology
What is the basic logic of probability sampling? How do such concepts as homogeneity, heterogeneity, sampling bias, representativeness, and probability of selection fit into this logic?
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 by Jasmine

Sociology
What were some barriers to radical social change that could have made things better for freed people following the Civil War and Emancipation Proclamation?
Friday, September 23, 2016 by Randy

Sociology
Marxism is a theory of history and social change that expresses which of the following as its central concern? A) Violence B) Feudalism C) Inequality D) Mass consumerism I'm thinking B but I'm not really sure.
Friday, September 16, 2016 by Jake

Sociology
What did industrialization have to do with Max Weber? I understand that he thought that rationalization would lead to a caged society, but what does that have to do with industralization?
Monday, September 5, 2016 by <3Books

Sociology
I'm doing a discussion board on Apple iPhones and how harsh the work conditions are for their employees. I'm trying to tie that all together into my sociology class.
Sunday, July 17, 2016 by John

Sociology
What are the major differences between a functionalist or a conflict theorist when it comes to social class inequality?
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by Amber

Sociology
If you could make changes with regard to our social class stratification system, what changes would you make and why?
Sunday, July 3, 2016 by John

sociology
what is the basic logic of probability sampling? How does such concepts as homogeneity, heterogeneity, sampling bias, representativeness, and probability of selection fit into each logic?
Monday, April 25, 2016 by Pamela

sociology of theory...help
how can subjectivity and objectivity be used in research finding? help plz
Monday, April 18, 2016 by dam-ms sue-reed

Foundation of Sociology
Marx's notion of production
Sunday, April 17, 2016 by jessy Nombanza

Foundation of sociology
define max's notion of relations of production,in one sentence.
Sunday, April 10, 2016 by Nancy Asino

Sociology
Im writing a paper on the similarities and differences of race and ethnicity. I have no problem finding similarities on the two, but finding differences are challenging. The only difference I know of is that they are both socially constructed. Can someoneone give me a few more...
Sunday, April 10, 2016 by Jen

Sociology
Any help with this question would be great, even if its just a link(s) of where I could find information. Directly compare and differentiate race and sex and then ethnicity and gender?
Saturday, April 9, 2016 by Jen

Sociology
I could use some help on this question. I'd appreciate it. What is the connection between anomie and norms? Explain two things that could erode anomie?
Friday, April 8, 2016 by JayI

Sociology
I'm stuck on this part of a question I have. Any help would be appreciated. What is anomie and its connection to norms? Discuss what types of events would create anomie on a national or worldwide scale.
Friday, April 8, 2016 by chemanasa

Sociology
According to Parsons, evolutionary change occurs through a two step process involving A) the ideational and the sensate B) differentiation and integration C) core societies and peripheral societies D) industrialization and modernization
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 by Mack

sociology
how does social structure shape individual action?
Thursday, March 10, 2016 by Kate

sociology
Do you think the way people behave in social interactions is more like the behavior of animals or more like actors playing a role in theatrical production? Why?
Monday, February 15, 2016 by pereji

Sociology
For question #3, reference the videos "History of the Most Cajun Place on Earth"and “Music & Culture in the Most Cajun Place on Earth” A) Briefly describe the formation of the Cajun culture as an American subculture in the context of historical events and ...
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Rae

sociology
Identify the following: Social conflict, empowerment theory and feminist theory. How are the theories similar? How are the theories different? What are the implications for interventions and community development?
Friday, December 18, 2015 by adam

sociology
Existential psychology has four basic themes. Define the themes. How are those themes different from humanistic theory themes of positive psychology and suffering of existentialism?
Friday, December 18, 2015 by adam

Sociology
What is the effect of industrialization on population growth rates? A. It decreases growth rates B. It stabilizes growth rates C. It increases growth rates D. There is no correlation between industrialization and growth rates My text says that industrialization decreases ...
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 by Anonymous

Sociology
Write a 700- to 1,050-word essay in which you complete the following: Give a brief introduction that identifies the issue you have chosen and why.Describe in three separate paragraphs how each perspective would view or explain the issue.Include in your analysis elements ...
Sunday, December 6, 2015 by Gloria

SS HELP PLZ ASAP
1) The science that studies population distribution and change is called _________(1 point) A. demography B. geography C. economy D. sociology 2) Canada is bigger than the united states, but only has _______ as many people.(1 point) A.one-half B.one-fourth C.one-eighth D.one-...
Monday, November 2, 2015 by regan

Sociology
The state of California attempted to ban the sale of violent video games to young people. If the federal government attempted to do the same thing, what provisions of the Constitution might allow that regulation?
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 by Virginia

stats
With the help of following data, determine both the regression equations Psychology (X): Mean= 30, Standard deviation=1.6 Sociology (Y): Mean= 25, Standard deviation= 1.7 Coefficient of correlation = 0.95
Saturday, October 3, 2015 by arti

Principles of Sociology
Apply conflict theory to gentrification.
Sunday, September 27, 2015 by Dee365

sociology
How can the three sociological perspectives (e.g., social functionalism, social conflict, and symbolic interaction) be used to conceptually understand the family
Sunday, September 27, 2015 by Susie

Sociology
What is an alternative theory to the Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis?
Saturday, September 26, 2015 by Rayhan

statistics
With the help of following data, determine both the regression equations Psychology (X): Mean= 30, Standard deviation=1.6 Sociology (Y): Mean= 25, Standard deviation= 1.7 Coefficient of correlation = 0.95
Friday, September 25, 2015 by Saju

Sociology
television advertisements typically portray the elderly as? a- wise and knowing b- dignified and nurturing c- respectable and accomplished d- feeble and foolish my answer is b
Monday, September 21, 2015 by Steve

math
Gabriella has between 2 and 3 hours to spend on Math, Sociology, and English homework. She plans to spend equal amounts of time studying Sociology and English, and to spend 2 times as much time studying Math as in studying Sociology.
Saturday, September 12, 2015 by devindra

Sociology
Understanding what is required to test theories? a- reason b- imagination c- validity research my answer is d
Thursday, August 13, 2015 by Steve

computer programming
Boardman College maintains two files—one for Sociology majors and another for Anthropology majors. Each file contains students' ID numbers, last names, first names, and grade point averages. Each file is in student ID number order. The college is merging the two ...
Saturday, August 8, 2015 by John

Sociology
What are necessary to explain research findings? a- variables b-theories c- symbols d- research models I'm not sure of the answer because you would need models to conduct the research and theories to model the research. I don't think symbols would explain the findings ...
Saturday, August 8, 2015 by Steve

Sociology
Are theories necessary to explain research findings? My answer is yes.
Friday, August 7, 2015 by Steve

Sociology
One of the primary differences between the study of Society done by the people of ancient civilizations and the study of society conducted by sociologists 19th century was what?
Friday, August 7, 2015 by Steve

sociology
Studies show that people from higher socioeconomic backgrounds tend to live longer and report feeling healthier than people from the lower classes. What are some explanations for this phenomenon? please help
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 by Kevin

sociology
How does one¡¦s place in the socioeconomic system affect their ability to achieve the American Dream?
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 by kevin

sociology
Every discipline that does research on humans needs a code of ethics in order to protect its research subjects. While it¡¦s easy to see that medical research could harm people if not carried out ethically, the risks associated with sociological research are more ...
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 by kevin

Sociology essay 1
I need some help with my sociology essay.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 by Phyllis

sociology
How do offshoring (also called outsourcing), microfinancing, informal economy, and multinationals affect the U.S. economy? In your discussion, include reference to core nations and globalization.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 by jjudy

Sociology
I need help choosing an object to describe me for a sociology project.
Sunday, May 3, 2015 by Anonymous

Sociology
Jillian, a stay-at-home mother, watches a lot of daytime television. During the day, Charmin toilet paper runs lots of television ads. Jillian always smiles when she sees these ads because they have so many cute babies on them. When Jillian is shopping at her local market, she...
Friday, May 1, 2015 by Alina

sociology
What is anomie and its connection to norms?
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Joy

Sociology
Why does morality have little part to play in your Judging of deviance?
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Joy

English/Sociology
Im looking for some media examples of how women who don't want kids are perceived by society... one example I have is How I Met Your Mother, where one of the main characters Robin doesn't want kids..... Can anyone think of any other examples? Thanks!
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 by Bri

Sociology
Im looking for some media examples of how women who don't want kids are perceived by society... one example I have is How I Met Your Mother, where one of the main characters Robin doesn't want kids..... Can anyone think of any other examples? Thanks!
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 by Bri

Sociology
Hi, I'm writing a paper for my social problems class and am having a hard time coming up with advantages and disadvantages of increasing the number of street-patrolling police officers as a means to combat the high prevalence of violent crime within the major cities of the...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 by mysterychicken

sociology
why is it impotrant for social workers to document essential and relavent details about their client
Saturday, April 4, 2015 by Anonymous

Sociology
This golf club did not allow African-Americans and women to be members until 1990 and 2012, respectively.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 by Elizabeth

sociology
what are subtopics for education
Thursday, March 19, 2015 by Susan

sociology
Talcott Parsons has suggested that with increasing institutional role specialization in modern societies, the family has taken on fewer functions” Based on your experience, apply this functionalist perspective to evaluate the main functions of a Caribbean family today.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 by Susan

Sociology
Outline the main aspects of each of the structural functionalist (SF), conflict(C), symbolic interactionist (SI) and feminist (F) approach as explanations of the social world. So far I have for SF I have that it looks at the society as an organism that has certain things that ...
Monday, March 16, 2015 by Annie

sociology
What are the three processes that can cause major changes for a population? A. crude birthrate, crude death rate, demography B. fertility, mortality, and migration C. infant mortality rate, fertility, and crude birthrate D. life expectancy, life span, and gross migration rate
Thursday, March 5, 2015 by Anonymous

Writing Skills Part 4
1.When creating a writing plan,which of the following should come first? *A.Material that will capture the reader's interest B.The first section of the body of the essay C.A brief summary of the conclusion 2.Which two things must be accomplished by the introduction if the ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 by Samantha

sociology 120
Justice Potter Stewart would most agree with which claim about obscenity? (Points : 1) It is easy to concretely determine what obscenity is. People can intuitively understand what obscenity is. Obscenity ought to be allowed so long as no one is harmed. Obscenity involves ...
Sunday, March 1, 2015 by stan

sociology
Talcott Parsons has suggested that with increasing institutional role specialization in modern societies, the family has taken on fewer functions” Based on your experience, apply this functionalist perspective to evaluate the main functions of a Caribbean family today.
Thursday, February 26, 2015 by Anonymous

sociology
All of the following reasons cause a variance in divorce rates among segments of the population in the United States, except: (Points : 3) 1. Age at first marriage 2. Education 3. Race and ethnicity 4. Social class <-------- Please check my answer.
Thursday, February 26, 2015 by RaeLyn

sociology
Hume would agree with which statement about ethics? (Points : 1) There is a direct connection between the way that things are and the way they ought to be. Just because certain things are, does not mean that is the way they ought to be. One can use statements about the way ...
Saturday, February 21, 2015 by chistopher prysock

sociology
Ethical theorists would be comfortable making which statement? (Points : 1) Ethical principles and ideas must always conform to the laws of a country. Ethical principles and theories can contradict laws of a country. It is important to not make anyone uncomfortable in ...
Saturday, February 21, 2015 by chistopher prysock

sociology
Which of the following examples best demonstrates to most people that ethical progress has taken place over the past 200 years? (Points : 1) Laws that prohibit discrimination based on race Laws that have increased speed limits Laws that prevented women from voting Laws that ...
Saturday, February 21, 2015 by Bryan Alvarez

sociology
Which of the following examples best demonstrates to most people that ethical progress has taken place over the past 200 years?
Saturday, February 21, 2015 by Bryan Alvarez

Sociology of Sports
In the coverage of women's sports, it is common for the media to
Friday, January 30, 2015 by Anonymous

Sociology
The Agricultural Revolution involved all of the following except the development of basic agricultural technology the cultivation of grain the development of factories the domestication of animals D?
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology
One feature of a less developed nation is high infant mortality rates high levels of modernization high levels of industrialization high per capita income not sure
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology
Identify and describe five recent trends in American family life noted by sociologists. could i get an example so i know what im looking for
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology
According to Parsons, evolutionary change occurs through a two-step process involving the ideational and the sensate differentiation and integration core societies and peripheral societies industrialization and modernization nt sure ik for a fact its not D Social movements ...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology
A positive consequence of modernization is a drecrease in literacy rate an increased standard of living weaker social relationships conflicting role expectations B ? A negative consequence of modernization is economic growth lower birth rate pollution increased technology B?
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology
All of the following contributed to the modernization of the more developed nations, except plentiful resources self sufficient economics plentiful land large populations not sure
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology (Racism)
Which groups or individuals are able to talk to one another in a constructive way? I don't understand what does "in a constructive way" mean. Can someone explain it.
Friday, January 9, 2015 by Ana

sociology
What does "Social Space" mean when we talk about location
Saturday, January 3, 2015 by MATTHEW

Sociology101
I have to write an essay for my Intro to Sociology class. Do I write it in MLA or APA style?
Friday, January 2, 2015 by MATTHEW

Sociology
Studies have found that couples who choose to remain childless often have high levels of education and income low levels of education and income infertility none of the above
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology
About how many marriages in the United States end in divorce? 10%-15% 20%-25% 40%-45% 60%-65%
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology
All of the following reasons cause a variance in divorce rates among segments of the population in the United States, except age of first marriage education race and ethnicity social class not sure
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology
How can I get an essay in Sociology?
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 by helen

Sociology
Are Ethnic Groups the same as Societies?
Saturday, December 6, 2014 by James

Sociology
give an example of a current technology of the post-industrial era that is changing the way family might be structured. Given your experience in an online environment, can you predict what changes in the family unit might occur due to the information age? could you explain to ...
Sunday, November 23, 2014 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology
Given your experience in an online environment, can you predict what changes in the family unit might occur due to the information age? could you tell me what they mean
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology/Social Responsibility
I have to write two paragraphs on Gays in the Military. The Don't Ask Don't Tell" campaign. What mediums, messages and techniques did this campaign use to make it so effective. i CAN FIND A LOT OF INFO ON THE GAYS IN THE MILITARY, BUT NOTHING THAT HELPS ANSWER ...
Monday, November 10, 2014 by Cathy

Sociology
Sociologist agreed upon certain explanations for prejudice and discrimination. Which of the following is NOT one of these explanations? socialization scapegoating dependency ratio economic competition Stereotyping is the practice of placing the blame for one's troubles on...
Monday, November 3, 2014 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology
Research has shown that the majority of Americans do not move more than 1 social class up or down. (Points : 3) true or false There are 2 main factors in deciding if you might be poor or wealth. They are life changes and patterns of behavior. (Points : 3)) true or false i ...
Monday, November 3, 2014 by 2phoneeeeee

Sociology/Social Responsibility
I don't know how to set up the journal entry (when I Google it it just gives me accounting journals). I also am not sure how to go about answering the questions. Could someone please help!! Write a 2-3 paragraph Journal entry addressing the following questions. What ...
Sunday, November 2, 2014 by Cathy

sociology
Mattie is a new sociology professor at the local college. During her first lecture, she noticed that some students were yawning. Based on her interpretation of the students yawning, Mattie has decided she is a boring teacher. This is an example of the process referred to as ...
Friday, October 31, 2014 by sam

Sociology
About how many cases of Elderly abuse are reported? 1) 1of 5 2)1 of 8 3)1 of 10 4)1 of 14
Thursday, October 30, 2014 by sara

PSYCH/SOCIOLOGY!!!
Should I take psychology before sociology or take sociology before psychology. Like saying "You can't do well in chemistry unless you finish biology"
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 by HEBA

Sociology/Social Responsibility
How can I connect the three "Classical Theories of Morality" to my own cultural identity? How will they align or not align with my cultural identity? How does cultural identity impact social responsibility. The Three classical theories of Morality are Nicomachean ...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 by Cathy

Sociology
Which of the following statements would be most likely? 1)Social class is defined by wealth & income alone. 2)Social class includes wealth, prestige,& influence. 3)Social prestige is directly related to economic status. 4)Life chances are equally available to all Americans.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 by Sally

Sociology
Which of the following disadvantages built into the criminal justice system is not class based? 1) Jim Crow laws 2)Visibly crowed residential areas 3)An ability to pay bail 4)Racial profiling is the reason for African American pedestrian stops
Thursday, October 16, 2014 by Sally

sociology
Drawing on the ideas of Lenski, Marx, Weber, and Durkheim, what would you say is the biggest challenge facing us as members of modern societies? That is, in what way does modern society pose a problem for people that did not exist when people were living in traditional societies?
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 by Kirstin

Sociology (Statistics) Confidence Level
Help me solve this please. One of the few on my list that I had no idea how to solve. A medical researcher is interested in the prenatal care received by pregnant women in inner cities. She interviews 35 randomly selected women with children on the streets of Baltimore and ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 by Ryler

sociology
Micah is studying child behavior in playgrounds throughout the world. He wants to see how the children react when teachers select the same child to be the first to use each piece of equipment. Which approach is Micah is using?
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 by tyler

Sociology (stats) help
Given the mean = $12 Standard deviation = $2.50 Suppose that a large state university graduate research assistants are paid by the hour. Data from the personnel office show the distribution of hourly wages paid to graduate students across the campus is approximately normal ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 by Ronald

Sociology (Stats) Std. Dev
Given (μ) = 500, and σ = 100. What percentage of the SAT scores falls: A) Between 500 and 600? The percentage falls 1 σ above the (μ), 68.26% / 2 = 34.13% B) Between 400 and 600? The percentage falls 1 σ below and 1 σ above the (μ) C) Between...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 by Taylor

Sociology
plz help me asap Emile Durkheim was interested in "Function" of all of the separate elements that make up society. True or false (i think false ) An example of a positive informal sanction is when a parent gives a student praise for doing well on a test. (Points : 2...
Monday, October 6, 2014 by 2phoneeeeee

SOC 101
Checking my Answers: 1. The Sociological insight can provide which of the following: (Points : 1) Knowledge of group behavior Insight into individual behavior Increased understanding of differences *All of these choices Question 2. 2. Which is the best type of literature for ...
Sunday, October 5, 2014 by anonymous

Sociology
Norms must be followed for a society to function smoothly. (Points : 2) true or false Emile Durkheim was a sociologist influenced by Charles Darwin (Points : 2) true or false
Thursday, October 2, 2014 by 2phonne

Sociology
Societies norms, values and beliefs are enforced through internalization and sanctions (Points : 2) true or false An example of a positive informal sanction is when a parent gives a student praise for doing well on a test. (Points : 2) true or false Emile Durkheim was ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 by 2phonne

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