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May 28, 2015

Homework Help: Social Studies: Sociology

Recent Homework Questions About Sociology

Sociology essay 1
I need some help with my sociology essay.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 12:02am

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 at 6:57pm

Sociology
I need help choosing an object to describe me for a sociology project.
Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 11:43am

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 at 3:49pm

sociology
What is anomie and its connection to norms?
Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 9:54am

Sociology
Why does morality have little part to play in your Judging of deviance?
Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 9:51am

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 at 9:54am

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 at 3:14pm

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 at 7:35am

sociology
why is it impotrant for social workers to document essential and relavent details about their client
Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 10:57pm

Sociology
This golf club did not allow African-Americans and women to be members until 1990 and 2012, respectively.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 11:21pm

sociology
what are subtopics for education
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 12:46am

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 at 7:29pm

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 at 5:25pm

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 at 10:18am

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 at 5:24pm

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 at 10:30pm

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 at 12:49pm

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 at 10:14am

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 at 8:59pm

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 at 8:48pm

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 at 8:13pm

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 at 8:01pm

Sociology of Sports
In the coverage of women's sports, it is common for the media to
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 10:21pm

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 at 7:15pm

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 at 7:09pm

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 at 11:19am

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 at 5:28pm

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 at 5:08pm

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 at 4:56pm

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 at 2:50pm

sociology
What does "Social Space" mean when we talk about location
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 1:13am

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 at 10:02pm

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 at 9:46am

Sociology
About how many marriages in the United States end in divorce? 10%-15% 20%-25% 40%-45% 60%-65%
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 9:35am

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 at 12:23pm

Sociology
How can I get an essay in Sociology?
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 4:28am

Sociology
Are Ethnic Groups the same as Societies?
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 2:15am

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 at 11:21pm

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 at 11:55am

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 at 5:35pm

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 at 3:29pm

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 at 3:13pm

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 at 12:04pm

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 at 10:24pm

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 at 2:30am

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 at 6:34pm

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 at 2:22pm

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 at 5:20pm

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 at 4:44pm

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 at 1:46pm

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 at 9:17pm

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 at 8:09pm

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 at 1:24pm

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 at 12:55am

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 at 3:05pm

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 at 8:12pm

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 at 3:41pm

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 at 3:39pm

Sociology
Research on children raised in orphanages has found that?
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 6:01pm

sociology
One who believes in a social contract theory would most agree with which statement? (Points : 1) people do not need laws to live harmoniously in society. humans make contracts in order to buy things. in order to establish society, humans agree to obey certain rules. the ...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 12:48pm

sociology
According to literature on violence in television, the average 18 year old will have seen how many violent acts? (Points : 1) 1,000 6,000 8,000 60,000 200,000
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 12:18pm

sociology
Which statement best reflects the argument that prayer in school should be protected? (Points : 1) Prayer is protected by the second amendment. Prayer contributes to virtuous ideals in the student body. Prayer is different across cultures and as such should take place outside...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 12:15pm

sociology
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 ...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 12:11pm

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 ...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 3:38pm

Math, Science, Sociology, Economics
Math: What is the answer to 1146(150+X)+8911(743+19X) Science: What is photosynthesis? Sociology: What is figuration and functionalism? Economics: What is Opportunity cost? Why is it relevant to life?
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 2:14am

Sociology
Could somebody give me a case/problem where sociology made change?
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 12:33am

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 a theatrical production? Why?
Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 9:36am

Sociology
Which theory do you think better explains how societies operate—structural functionalism or conflict theory? Why?
Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 9:33am

sociology
That Baby Boomers have influenced how retirement communities are designed, organized, and governed is an example of a demographic trend.
Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 7:12pm

Sociology
The difference between positivism and anti -positivism relates to: a. whether individuals like or dislike their society b. whether research methods use statistical data or person-to-person research c. whether sociological studies can predict or improve society d. all of the above
Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 6:39am

Sociology
Which of the following was a topic of study in early sociology? a. Astrology b. Economics c. Physics d. History
Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 6:38am

sociology
explain The impact of preventive medicine and public health
Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 3:22pm

Sociology
In the U.S., which social class has benefitted the most from the tax breaks?
Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 7:05pm

sociology
A researcher has conducted an experiment in which she has given participants a placebo, 10mg, and 20mg of a drug. She then measured their anxiety, blood pressure, and heart rate in response to the drug. How many levels does this experiment’s independent variable have? (...
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 10:37pm

Sociology / Anthropology Help Please!!!
Why is art created? Give five examples of human creative expression, including one form that you personally practice or enjoy.
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 7:51pm

Scoiolgy
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: A...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 6:52pm

sociology
Professor Winston is explaining to his class that people who watch more hours of violent television programming also show greater levels of hostility and violence toward others. He continues to say that this means violence on television causes increased hostility and violence...
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 7:56pm

sociology
Miranda has a theory that some people are able to “see the future.” She has tested this theory and found that she is unable to produce an individual with above chance predictions. She revises her theory to explain that when asked about the future, these people are ...
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 11:57am

sociology
A research study being conducted to test the effects of administering nicotine to healthy volunteers, who have never smoked, nor used any tobacco products, on their attention and memory would most likely require which level of IRB review? (Points : 1) Exempt Expedited Full-...
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 11:33am

Sociology
If Andrea's parents have her take violin lessons, take a foreign language and attend science camp in hopes of her developing skills so she can get into a competitive college, is that an example of human capital or cultural capital? I was leaning towards human capital but ...
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 4:52pm

sociology
5. Which evidence would best support the claim that prayer in school should be allowed? @This is a holistic problem answered by studying various aspects of chapter 2. (Points : 1)
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 2:47am

sociology
The question about who has the right to vote is a matter of ______________ justice. (Points : 1) Retributive Distributive Transformative Corrective My answer retributive Which of the following is a matter of controversy for egalitarians? (Points : 1) Whether the right to ...
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:16pm

sociology
1. In 2012, a wage earner was considered to be living in poverty if his or her annual wages were any amount below (Points : 1) $10,000,$13,000,$17,000,$23,000
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 6:10pm

sociology
1. Justice Potter Stewart would most agree with which claim about obscenity? (B) 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 violence ...
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 8:52pm

sociology
A representative form of democracy includes which of the following? (Points : 1) Ballot initiatives Public referenda Election of delegates Stakeholder collaborations MY answer stake holder collaborations Passage of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and ...
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 5:33pm

sociology
Which economist, using exponential growth, predicted that the world population would pass the capacity the planet could support? A. Jean-Baptiste Say B. Roy Forbes Harrod C. Sir John Richard Hicks D. Thomas Robert Malthus ughhh i cant remember who this is :( thank you for ...
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 7:38pm

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...
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 7:21pm

sociology
Of the following, which BEST characterizes India 1Single-party state 2Socialist 3Multicultural 4Authoritarian I think the correct answer is 4 can you please check
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 5:53pm

sociology
Which theory, in conjunction with labeling theory, tries to explain how people define deviance in situations in everyday life? A. conflict theory B. functionalism theory C. network theory D. symbolic interaction i cant find this in my vocabulary list so i'm unsure of the ...
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 10:08pm

sociology
Which sociologist showed that deviance exists in all societies, even those that treat members equally? A. Émile Durkheim B. Fredrick Engels C. Karl Marx D. Max Weber i'm stuck on this answer. i'm guessing it's not marx but it could be any of the other three.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 10:03pm

sociology
Marxism claims that social welfare agencies are really just organizations of A. social class. B. social control. C. social pride. D. social vanity.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 9:24pm

Sociology
What social policies to reduce crime would likely be recommended by a sociologist who favors Merton's Strain Theory? Why?
Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 8:53am

english
i need some good sentence for the sociology. can somebody help
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 7:14pm

Sociology
Describe the group treatment of minorities as a continuum from acceptance to rejection.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 5:26pm

sociology
Which theoretical approach overemphasizes some of the more negative aspects of older people? a. conflict theory b. Functionalist perspective c. the Thomas Theorem If I am a gerontologist studying whether the Federal government is providing sufficiently for groups in the ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 8:32am

sociology
I am writing a concept paper. I am suppose to pick a topic and highlight it from a macro ad micro sociological perspective. I have chosen to focus on public transportation and how the people on a train barely interact with each other. I am good on the micro part of the ...
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 9:02pm

Math
A sociology seminar has 7 members (a) They begin each meeting with each member shaking hands with all the other members. No one shakes another member's hand twice. How many handshakes take place? (b)The professor shakes hands with each member of the seminar and in a ...
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 11:50pm

sociology
what are three challenges involved with ensuring that teachers strategies are appropriate for culturally diverse children
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 5:24pm

Sociology
can someone please tell me what are the causes of alienation? I cant find the answer in many sociology books !!Please help!
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 2:05pm

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