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sociology 1010
folkways,cores, and taboos are all norms, yet they vary in importance?
Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 8:46am

history
subject: Sociology. I would like a 5 page Article on thetropical strom headed towards Haiti
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 12:38pm

Social psycology
Prepare at minimum a 1,400 word paper (no maximum) in which you examine the discipline of social psychology. As a part of your examination, be sure to address the following items: o Define social psychology. o Discuss how social psychology differs from other related ...
Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 1:44pm

Anthropology, Psychology, Sociology
I'm stuck on summarizing the main ideas in a poem called, "Children Learn What They Live" by Dorothy Law Nolte in terms of the identification.
Monday, February 7, 2011 at 9:22pm

sociology
What social policies would be likely to be recommended by a sociologist who favored Merton’s strain theory in order to reduce property crime by the poor?
Sunday, February 6, 2011 at 4:33pm

sociology
I need some advice on a paper with the sociological perspective icluds history, biography, social lcation, macro-leve-microlevel and theorcical perspectives on 9-11 survivors
Friday, January 28, 2011 at 2:27pm

sociology
* How do you think life in the United States will change in the next 10 years? * How might the Internet be involved in the changes? * How do you think sociologists might use the Internet to study life in the United States? Name 3 specific ways.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 at 6:30pm

sociology
i am looking for an example of how one domain of development impacts the other two
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 2:19pm

SOC/120
Hello, The question is based on a map of suicides.I am confused what this question means? Can you explain how I am supposed to answer this question? How do each of the theoretical approaches to sociology explain the data on the map?
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 9:44am

Sociology
What is Weber's thesis or main arguement in his essay, the distribution of power: class, status, power and what are his 3 main arguments.
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 2:37am

sociology
suppose your instuctor has asked you to do a study of homessness
Sunday, January 16, 2011 at 5:38pm

sociology
what is the meaning of existing sources that socialogists do?
Wednesday, December 29, 2010 at 9:39pm

Psychology
Question: • If each gender has an advantage based on its brain pattern, how can social scientists say that these differences create a disadvantage for females? (Think about the highest paying and highest prestige career fields and what skills are necessary for achieving ...
Saturday, December 18, 2010 at 8:11pm

Sociology
What effect do you think the Kent State shootings had on the Anti-Vietnam movement in America?
Monday, December 13, 2010 at 12:49pm

sociology
If appointed to head the U.S. Civil Service Commission, what polices would you propose to reduce radical ethnic strife in the U.S. and why?
Friday, December 3, 2010 at 5:12pm

sociology
stating that age is "socially constructured" means
Friday, December 3, 2010 at 2:43pm

Sociology
Which of the following is an example ofprejudice?John, who lives in Texas, believes that the US is the best country in the world, or Mary believes that all men are pigs?
Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at 9:11pm

sociology
You are asked to come up with a plan to improve racial and ethnic relations in your community. What would your plan include? How would you address both individual and institutional discrimination in your plan? Explain.
Sunday, November 28, 2010 at 7:11pm

math 12
From 85 Records at D.S. Collegiate, the following data was collected: 12 studied Sociology, Economics and Accounting, 27 studied sociology and accounting, 20 studied economics and accounting, 21 studied economics and sociology, 36 studied sociology, 36 studied economics and 58...
Sunday, November 28, 2010 at 10:44am

sociology
How can the three sociological perspectives (e.g., social functionalism, social conflict, and symbolic interaction) be used to conceptually understand social deviance?
Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 12:01pm

sociology
What is the difference between deviance and nonconformity?
Monday, November 15, 2010 at 5:58pm

sociology
Describe other measurements besides IAT sociologist utilize to calculate prejudice?
Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 5:32pm

sociology
How can the three sociological perspectives (e.g., social functionalism, social conflict, and symbolic interaction) be used to conceptually understand multiculturalism?
Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 3:31pm

sociology
Are there any gender issues involved (differential treatment of men and women) in the film "Catfish in black bean sauce"?
Sunday, November 7, 2010 at 12:58am

Sociology-
I do not understand the reading"what happened to the American Social Compact?" of Robert Reich although I have read it many many times. Could you please explain it in main ideas? please help me.
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 8:36am

sociology
Which topics or concepts interested you most in this course? How can you apply them to your life? Were there any topics you would like to explore further?
Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 7:58pm

Sociology-please help me!
why is the gap between the rich and the poor growing according to Robert Reich in "What happned to the American Social Compact"?
Monday, November 1, 2010 at 6:14pm

sociology
I am writing an essay on the socialogical perspectives on the issue of unemployment. The symbolic interactism and function analysis. I went on the web and research the issue of unemployment and the meaning of the perspectives, yet I am stumped on how to form a thesis and how ...
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 11:46am

sociology
hi, i have just seen 4 new terms in sociology,chapter family..and i dont know what is it? the terms are, ideological state apparatus, domestic labourmatrifocal and matrilineal..i dont what is it.. i hve just seen these terms as exam question by cambridge?..these terms are new ...
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 8:20am

Sociology
How does studying social institutions help sociologists understand society?
Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 11:25pm

sociology
hi i would like to know if longitudinal study and participant observation is more or less the same thing??concerning their adv. n disadvantages???
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 2:16am

Sociology
How would you describe current British culture? Not stereotypes like drinking tea, going to pubs, etc. I can't find it anywhere.
Sunday, October 3, 2010 at 7:41pm

Sociology
Use the functionalist, conflict, and interactionist perspectives to assess the effects of global TV programming on developing countries.
Friday, October 1, 2010 at 1:02pm

Sociology
Please let me know if my answer is right. which of the following sociological perpectives views society as a system of highly interrelated structures or parts that operated together harmoniously? A conflict B. Symbolic interactionism C Societalism D. Funcionalism MY ANSWER IS ...
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 12:09am

Sociology
This is a subject that I knows nothing about so please help. The first goal of each scientific discipline is to: A. Explain why something happens B. Make generalizations why things happen C. Look for pattens when things happen D. Predict what will happen in the future My ...
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 12:06am

Sociology
the variable that sociologists exphasize the most as being the determining motivation for our thinking and behavior? A. Random chance events B. Natural born in instincts C. Inherited genetic structure D. ones society and social location My answer is D is that the right one. ...
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 12:04am

Psychology - Sociology
Hi , I am having a hard time understanding the following: Discursive Psychology\Social Representation and Attitude theory.Please can someone assist by explaining these approaches to me
Monday, September 27, 2010 at 2:08am

sociology
"A sociologist should be able to observe and understand the realities of human behavior and the social settings in which it happens without being influenced emotionally or personally." please help me explain that sentence by giving a specific example.
Saturday, September 25, 2010 at 1:05pm

sociology as an individual pastime
Could you please help me explain the research methodologies used in sociology as an individual pastime?
Friday, September 24, 2010 at 2:14pm

sociology
My assignment is about reading "Sociology as an individual pastime"( Peter L. Berger) and summarizing it. I have read it again and again for many times, but I still don't understand it clearly. Please help me
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 11:08pm

Sociology college
Hello ! I need help my homework in which group would role diffusion be the greatest concern A) graduating class of a large university B) a basketball team C) a married couple D) a football team I think D is right or wrong could you help me thank you very much
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 12:50pm

Sociology college
Yeah, I looked it already but i could not find what i want. and I really appreciate you for telling me the good website
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 12:30pm

Sociology college
Hello ! I need help my homework Using a computer to create an ever changing, online yearbook of people with similar interests to oneself, and also using it as a means to develop a network of contacts is refer to as A) the second self B) cyber socialization C) facebooking D) ...
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 12:16pm

Sociology college
Hello ! I need you help my homework By a narrow margin, Dr. Moreau was recently elected chair of the largest academic department are Faber College She has appointed faculty members who are loyal to her and support her views t o the most influential and important committees in ...
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 11:12am

Sociology college
Hello! i need help my homework In a Gemeinshaft society,people are more likely to 1) be highly dependent on the nuclear rather than the extended family 2) view life and morals in terms of how they affect the individual 3) stress formal education as a prerequisite of headship 4...
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 3:58pm

sociology
which research technique (survey, observation,experiment, existing sources) would you find most useful when you have been asiigned to do a study of homelessness
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 1:57pm

psychology
Need two peer reviewed articles to help me work on those questions. below Discuss how social psychology differs from other related disciplines (e.g., clinical psychology, general psychology, sociology). Explain the main types of research approaches/methods and their role(s) ...
Sunday, September 19, 2010 at 4:59pm

college
hello! i need help with homework sociology 1) Which of the following research errors is less prone to being classified as fraud and more likely to be considered as simply sloppy work? A) asking biased questions B) choosing a biased sample c)analyzing the data incorrectly d)...
Saturday, September 18, 2010 at 2:13pm

sociology
identify two things that were considerd deviant in the past but are not considerd deviant now
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 12:28pm

sociology
does diamond hurt the enviroment and do we choose profit over ou enviroment when it comesto diaond mining.
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 6:13am

Sociology
I have to write an assignment on a situation similarly to a culture at walmart from the text Sociology 101 A brief introductiob 8th edition page 68, is there any way I can get this article?
Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 12:16pm

sociology
Using sociological imagination, analyze the scenary: Susy is a sophomore in college and get pregnant. Her boyfriend end up the relationship. Susy now drop all her classes
Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at 5:48am

SOCIOLOGY
WHAT ASPECTS OF THE SOCIAL AND WORK ENVIROMENT IN A FAST-FOOD RESTAURANT WOULD BE OF PARTICULAR INTEREST TO A SOCIOLOGIST BECAUSE OF HIS OR HER SOCIOLOGICAL IMAGINATION?
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 at 12:28am

sociology
what aspect of the social and work environment in a fast food restaurant would be of particular interest to a sociologist because of his or her sociological imagination
Tuesday, August 31, 2010 at 2:32pm

Sociology of Developing Countries
What are some key ways to ensure the armed forces of a Third World Country does not attempt a coup to take over the political system?
Saturday, August 28, 2010 at 11:12am

sociology
arlie Hochschild? rsearch indicated what
Tuesday, August 24, 2010 at 11:50am

Sociology
Western companies often impose western culture on the country in which the business is launched. Locate an article that contains a similar situation as Wal-Mart and summarize the findings. What is your analysis of the situation? How could this have been prevented?
Monday, August 23, 2010 at 3:30pm

sociology
Focus of the Research Paper Select one social institution family, health-care, religion, education, mass media, political, or economic (family being my choice) as defined in the text. Using the three Sociological theories listed in chapter one of the text (Functionalism, ...
Saturday, August 7, 2010 at 1:37am

sociology
Imagine a society in which there are no social classes- no differences in people’s wealth, income, and life chances. What would such a society be like? Would it be stable or would its social structure change over time? How could you apply Max Weber’s theory to this ...
Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 8:13pm

business
Non plagiarized paper on Western Culture. Reference case study on page. 68 of Sociology: A Brief Introduction (8th ed) by Rich. Schaefer. Western companies often impose western culture on the country in which the business is launched. Locate an article that contains a similar ...
Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 7:12am

socscie
-what is sociological imagination? -who was credited for coining the term sociology? -what is the focus of sociology? -what concept is attributed to the ability to see the personal trouble as public issues?
Friday, July 16, 2010 at 10:31pm

sociology
• How does studying social institutions help sociologists understand society?
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 4:37pm

Sociology
Until recent times, democracy—that is freely elected governments and civil societies (something we take for granted in the US) were not considered desirable in many Third World Countries. Why was that the case? Why has this changed in recent times?
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 2:10pm

sociology
I need a 200 page story describing how the yanomamo indians relate to a concept in the sociology book
Sunday, June 27, 2010 at 3:30pm

Induction to sociology
Of the different forms of social structure described by Durkheim, Tonnies, and Lenski, which comes closest to matching your social setting? Use the following terms in your explanation: status, role, primary group, and secondary group-
Thursday, June 24, 2010 at 3:10am

sociology
Culture at Wal-Mart on pg. 68. Western companies often impose western culture on the country in which the business is launched. Locate an article that contains a similar situation as Wal-Mart and summarize the findings. What is your analysis of the situation? How could this ...
Monday, June 21, 2010 at 8:51am

sociology
Do modern trends favor the solution of social issues?
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at 9:02pm

sociology
You are a sociologist who uses the conflict perspective to study various aspects of our society. How do you think you would interpret the practice of prostitution? Contrast this view with the functionalist perspective. Do you think your comments would differ if you took the ...
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at 5:14pm

sociology
Of the different forms of social structure described by Durkheim, Tonnies, and Lenski, which comes closest to matching your social setting? Use the following terms in your explanation: status, role, primary group, and secondary group.
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at 5:10pm

sociology
Can people act "ethically" without being "religious?"
Saturday, May 29, 2010 at 10:12am

sociology
How does the merchandise displayed in toy stores reflect the issues of race, gender, and class?
Friday, May 21, 2010 at 1:02pm

SOCIOLOGY
Define social change. What are the key features of social change? Give four examples of social movements, current or past, and describe the key features of each movement.
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 3:18pm

social science
suppose your sociology instructor has asked you to do a study of homelessness. which research technique (survey, observation, experiment, oe ex isting resource) would you use that technique to complete your assignment?
Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 6:38am

sociology
what are the manifest and latent functions of a health club?
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 11:40am

sociology
You have been asked to address the importance of social institutions as they relate to the study of sociology. In 2–3 pages, address the following: How do studying social institutions help sociologists understand society? Provide 2 examples of prevalent social ...
Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 1:17pm

Sociology (Topic;education)
hi.. am dnt a topic in sociology and the topic is Education.I find this topic quite complicated and difficult, there are so many types of system of education.. what is the Compensatory education,,can 1 also have some examples of this types of education so that i can have a ...
Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 4:35am

Sociology
Western companies often impose western culture on the country in which the business is launched. Locate an article that contains a similar situation as Wal-Mart and summarize the findings. What is your analysis of the situation? How could this have been prevented?
Friday, April 2, 2010 at 6:47pm

sociology
unsocialized, spontaneous, self interested component of our personalities a Soul b Aura c "I" is the answer b? i tried to find it in my text book but couldnt thanks so much
Sunday, March 28, 2010 at 7:32pm

sociology
what is your experience with bureaucracy or a corporation. Say if it was a good or bad experience for you and why??
Monday, March 22, 2010 at 6:49pm

Sociology
What are the two social order views (contrasting) in the movie THE ISLAND (cloning)? Can someone explain to me what social order is
Thursday, March 4, 2010 at 6:19pm

sociology
how does Emile Durkhein efind sociology? Explain the tenets of his concept of sociology
Monday, March 1, 2010 at 4:01am

sociology
Western companies often impose western culture on the country in which the business is launched. Locate an article that contains a similar situation as Wal-Mart and summarize the findings. What is your analysis of the situation? How could this have been prevented
Tuesday, February 23, 2010 at 6:07pm

sociology
I have to give an example of social change on a meso-level and macro-level. Would the election of a bi-racial president be a valid example on the meso-level or macro?
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at 1:20pm

Sociology
Western companies often impose western culture on the country in which the business is launched. Locate an article that contains a similar situation as Wal-Mart and summarize the findings. What is your analysis of the situation? How could this have been prevented? The written ...
Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at 7:14pm

sociology
Give an example of social change on the Meso and Macro-levels.
Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at 4:12am

sociology
How do structural-functionist view culture? Why do they view it this way? How do conflict theorists view culture? and why do they view it this way?
Saturday, February 6, 2010 at 1:35pm

sociology
How would a functionalist approach interpret the pornography industry? I know they would look at the money, how do I explain their logic?
Saturday, February 6, 2010 at 1:33pm

sociology
Why do we need a distinction between culture and structure? How is this related to other perspectives like conflict, ethnocentrism, or cultural relativism.
Saturday, February 6, 2010 at 1:28pm

sociology
How does the mass media play a role in socialization? Consider the last time you viewed a television show, a movie, listened to a radio broadcast, or read an article from a newspaper or journal. Who was the intended audience? What factors might determine who the intended ...
Saturday, February 6, 2010 at 9:01am

Sociology
What aspects of the social and work environment in a fast food restaurant would be of particular interest to a sociologist because of his or her sociological imagination?
Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 8:12pm

sociology
The United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, and the countries of Western Europe are examples of ____ countries.
Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 2:06pm

Sociology
How do the autocratic states justify their undemocratic rule as a foundation for later democratization? What is the role of economic growth in transition to, and consolidation of democracy?
Monday, January 18, 2010 at 8:00am

Sociology
There are three levels or three areas of underdevelopment. identify those, with examples from various countries. How equitable economic distribution help or hurt development? 2. What is Human Development Index? What is GDP? Dow do these two factors relate to each other to show...
Sunday, January 17, 2010 at 2:49pm

sociology
Western companies often impose western culture on the country in which the business is launched. Locate an article that contains a similar situation as Wal Mart and summarize the findings. What is your analysis of the situation? How could this have been prevented?
Sunday, January 10, 2010 at 11:19am

Sociology
Imagine a society in which there are no social classes- no differences in people’s wealth, income, and life chances. What would such a society be like? Would it be stable or would its social structure change over time? How could you apply Max Weber’s theory to this ...
Monday, December 28, 2009 at 8:46pm

sociology
history of urbanization in zinder can you help me with findo some history of urbanization in zinder? thank you
Friday, December 25, 2009 at 6:27pm

Christianity
Okay so during and after the time of Jesus, it was okay for people to marry their relatives. People married their half sister or brother. Even in the 1500s royal families still married their relatives in England. So then how did the the law of not being able to marry close ...
Monday, December 21, 2009 at 8:55pm

Sociology
It has been said that modernization theory assumes that in backward areas modernity-inhibiting characteristics are dominant. This suggests that the effects of international factors and positive effects of traditional culture have no bearing on the lack of modernization. Defend...
Monday, December 14, 2009 at 12:52pm

sociology
• Review the following scenario: You work for a formal organization in the United States that has an open, flexible organizational structure as described in Figure 5-5 on p. 126 of Society. You have a relative, Micah, who works for a formal organization with a ...
Monday, December 7, 2009 at 5:54pm

Sociology
What functions do status, role, primary groups, and secondary groups play in social interactions between different racial and ethnic groups. List one example of each.
Thursday, December 3, 2009 at 4:18pm

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