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    Applying the Sociological Perspectives

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    Use all three perspectives (functionalism, conflict, and interactionism) to analyze one of the following issues: Fraternities and sororities, social networking sites, or employer/employee relations.

    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 culture and how humans learn, develop, and become integrated into society.
    Provide a conclusion that discusses which perspective you think is most applicable to the issue or how the three perspectives complement one another in understanding the issue.

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    Use all three perspectives (functionalism, conflict, and interactionism) to analyze one of the following issues: Fraternities and sororities, social networking sites, or employer/employee relations.
    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.

    I will explain fraternities and sororities because these are the easiest social groups to analyze in regard to the three main sociological perspectives because fraternities and sororities are comprised of many group dynamics. Therefore, (you) can choose your own example if you wish, but I will emphasize the impact that these institutions have on their members and how the different sociological perspectives can help to explain the group dynamics that are present in fraternities and sororities.

    Describe in three separate paragraphs how each perspective would view or explain the issue.

    Fraternities and sororities would be described as an interconnected institution that seeks to establish a specific social identity for the whole unit by functionalism. To gain entrance into a fraternity or sorority, a person must accept preconditions that are associated with the specific institutions' history, mantra, etc. In this context, functionalism would look at these two institutions as the place where people go to become socialized in a culture that is supposed to provide knowledge and guidance that will allow students to become ...

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