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Recent Homework Questions About Sociology

Sociology of Globalization
What was the Banana Wars?

Sociology of Globalization
What does it mean to say that nations are fictions?

Sociology
Analyze the functions of the family by addressing the ideal family structure as it compares to real family structures. In essence, compare the ideal and real culture of the American family.

Sociology
Do you feel there are there systemic consequences in our society from the polarizing of our genders? Explain your point of view and offer examples for support.

Sociology
Race is socially constructed. What are the social consequences of the construction of race on a society? Do you think they can be undone?

Sociology
Please check my answers. 1. All societies use technology, but the chief characteristic of postmodern societies is technology that increase the ability to A. Use fossil fuels more efficiently B. Analyze information, communicate, and travel* C. Employ more people in the primary ...

Sociology
Soot plays an important role in climate change, but ______ is still the leading cause of Earth's changing climate. A. acid rain B. nitrous oxide C. carbon monoxide D. carbon dioxide I can't decide between B and D

Sociology
The tropical rain forest is the most diverse ecosystem in the world. The extinction rates of organisms are on the rise because A. rain forests receive too much rain B. human are destroying the rain forests C. rain forests are not receiving enough rain D. global warming is ...

Sociology
Please check my answers. 1. Population growth is an issue because A. sociologists cannot track all the social groups that arise. B. infrastructure within cities is insufficient. C. it goes hand in hand with lowered life expectancy. D. natural resources are limited.* 2. Renee ...

Sociology
Please check my answers. My answers have * by them. 1. In _______, citizenship in the society automatically makes a person a member of the religion. A. churches* B. sects C. ecclesia D. cults 2. Jews, Christians, and Muslims all believe in one God who, as creator of the ...

Sociology
A religious group that is at odds with the dominant religion and culture and is usually headed by a charismatic leader is a A. cult B. cell C. ward D. sect My answer is A

Sociology
Jews, Christians, and Muslims all believe in one God who, as creator of the universe, is concerned about each individual's action and will hold each individual accountable for them. In this sense, Jews, Christians, and Muslims all share the same A. beliefs B. religion C. ...

Sociology
Based on social trends and research, sociologists predict which of the following about the future of family and marriage? A. Marriage will continue because it is nonfunctional. B. Cohabitation (without marriage) will not increase. C. Families will struggle with the ...

Sociology
Your parents own their own business and they do very well financially. They are very independent and take responsibility for all of their business and personal costs. Based on the information provided, which political party are your parents a member of? A. independent B. ...

Sociology
What is a key element in democracy? A. Self-determination B. Selfishness C. Violent D. Heredity

Sociology
A rational-legal authority figure would most likely be someone like a A. war chief B. principle of a school C. religious leader D. parent My guess is A

Sociology
Kim has three younger siblings, a mother, and a father. Both sets of her grandparents have passed on, leaving Kim's father as the authority figure of the family. Which type of authority figure would her father most closely relate to? A. traditional b. legal c. rational-legal d...

Sociology
What are the connections between larger economic forces and the economic stratification and racism that results? Do you agree that racial discrimination against African Americans might be related to economic stratification? Justify your position with specific examples. I'm ...

Medical sociology.
Please help me urgently. Q1a. Elaborate on the general principle of sociocultural medical problems in Africa. 1b. Discuss on the scope of medical sociology. 1c. What do medical sociologist study?

Stats
A sociology professor assigns letter grades on a test according to the following scheme. A: Top 14% of scores B: scores below the top 14% and above the bottom 55% C: scores below the top 45% and above the bottom 17% D: scores below the top 83% and above the bottom 6% F: bottom...

sociology
I can't find articles that support this theory (functionalist theory on the family)

Sociology
What can be the relationship between Social Darwinism and Poverty?

Sociology
How would a conflict theorist analyze the attitude about the feminist perspective?

Science
If don't mind could you check my answers for environmental science 1.The interdisciplinary study of humanity’s relationship with other organisms and the non-living physical environment is termed: a) ecology b) sociology c) political science d) risk analysis e) ...

Science
If don't mind could you check my answers for environmental science 1.The interdisciplinary study of humanity’s relationship with other organisms and the non-living physical environment is termed: a) ecology b) sociology c) political science d) risk analysis e) environmental ...

cultural anthropology
Hi, I am trying to come up with some examples and was hoping to get some help. I need 2 examples comparing anthropology with history and sociology. I just can't think of anything. Any help pointing me in the right direction would be great, thanks

anthropology
2 key differentiators and 2 examples of anthropology compared to history and sociology. I found the definitions of each- Cultural anthropology-study of living people and cultures and they actually live with the people they study Archaeology- a subclass of anthropology and is ...

Cultural Anthropology
Describe 2 key differentiators with 2 examples about anthropology compared to history and sociology

Sociology Research Methods
What is a confidence level? What is the confidence interval? Write a sentence that could appear in a research report that would exemplify a confidence interval.

Sociology Research Methods
You have asked by that same organization to include questionnaire items about what they like most about the organization. They have asked you to compare these attitudes based on rural, urban, and suburban residence. (a) What is the independent variable? Develop a questionnaire...

Sociology Research Methods
You are conducting a survey for a national organization with 25,689 dues-paying members. (a) What sampling method would be the most logical to use? (b) What are the steps you would use to develop the sample? (c) What are the advantages AND disadvantages of this type of ...

Sociology Research Methods
You plan to conduct a study with a total population of 387 individuals comprised of 200 freshmen/sophomores and 187 juniors/seniors. You wish to be able to describe the characteristics of both the Freshmen/Sophomore and the Junior/Senior in the sample as well as make ...

sociology
three theories of morality to your own cultural identity, I am native american

Sociology
1). Welfare Reform is said by politicians to be based on the idea that the federal government wanted to get out of the “helping people” business. True or false 2). Generally speaking, the best predictor of where a person will go in life and what their life chances will be ...

Sociology
1). A major source of increasing economic inequality in the U.S. is the fact that: A) the U.S. is a racist society B) the overwhelming majority of new jobs have been in the lowest paying sectors C) Social Security payments are unable to keep up with inflation. D) none of the ...

sociology
discuss the sociology of deviance and compare and constract the labeling theory of deviance with the functionalist approach to deviance

sociology
identify and describe the methods employed in four types of sociological research design

psychology
Bruce is furious when his midterm is returned with a C grade. He tells his sociology professor that he had read each of the assigned chapters three times, and if someone can do that and just be average, then there’s something wrong with the test! The professor is outraged by...

Sociology
Is Ghana a classless society?

Sociology
In America, the family of the 1950's (young, married, two children, father works while mother stays at home) is often idealized. What social factors caused that family structure to exist and why is it less common today? I can't seem to think of any factors.. can someone please...

sociology
what is the role strain for a football team? is having a favorite football team primary or secondary what is the conflict for a football team?

Statification in Sociology
White Trash author Isenberg has a very pessimistic view of American ideal( real vs ideal culture) Do you think she's right that these are more ideal than real from a historical perspective? Poverty, who is poor, what the working people look like, racial and ethnic divisions ...

Sociology
does anyone know how sociological institutions were involved in the creation and maintenance of slavery? Thanks -MC

sociology
Sociologist argue that unlike scientifice knownledge common sense conclusion are

Sociology
Compare and contrast the similarities and differences of heterogeneity and diversity. Define each term and apply examples.

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.

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?

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?

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.

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?

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.

Sociology
What are the major differences between a functionalist or a conflict theorist when it comes to social class inequality?

Sociology
If you could make changes with regard to our social class stratification system, what changes would you make and why?

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?

sociology of theory...help
how can subjectivity and objectivity be used in research finding? help plz

Foundation of Sociology
Marx's notion of production

Foundation of sociology
define max's notion of relations of production,in one sentence.

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...

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?

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?

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.

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

sociology
how does social structure shape individual action?

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?

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 geographic ...

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?

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?

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 ...

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 of ...

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-...

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?

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

Principles of Sociology
Apply conflict theory to gentrification.

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

Sociology
What is an alternative theory to the Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis?

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

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

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.

Sociology
Understanding what is required to test theories? a- reason b- imagination c- validity research my answer is d

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 departments ...

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 and so ...

Sociology
Are theories necessary to explain research findings? My answer is yes.

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?

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

sociology
How does one¡¦s place in the socioeconomic system affect their ability to achieve the American Dream?

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 subtle. ...

Sociology essay 1
I need some help with my sociology essay.

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.

Sociology
I need help choosing an object to describe me for a sociology project.

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...

sociology
What is anomie and its connection to norms?

Sociology
Why does morality have little part to play in your Judging of deviance?

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!

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!

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 ...

sociology
why is it impotrant for social workers to document essential and relavent details about their client

Sociology
This golf club did not allow African-Americans and women to be members until 1990 and 2012, respectively.

sociology
what are subtopics for education

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.

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 ...

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