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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 ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

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
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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

sociology
Which of the following examples best demonstrates to most people that ethical progress has taken place over the past 200 years?

Sociology of Sports
In the coverage of women's sports, it is common for the media to

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?

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

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

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 ...

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?

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

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.

sociology
What does "Social Space" mean when we talk about location

Sociology101
I have to write an essay for my Intro to Sociology class. Do I write it in MLA or APA style?

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

Sociology
About how many marriages in the United States end in divorce? 10%-15% 20%-25% 40%-45% 60%-65%

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

Sociology
How can I get an essay in Sociology?

Sociology
Are Ethnic Groups the same as Societies?

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 ...

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

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 THESE QUESTIONS...

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 an ...

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