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Socialization: The Social Self, Agents & factors

1. What is the social self? Provide examples. What are some moral and ethical factors of the social self? 2. What are some of the major agents of socialization? Which do you think most influenced you? Why?

Cultural Diversity Benefits/Challenges

One or more experiences from your current workplace (or if not currently working, some past, future, "pretend" workplace), describe and discuss some "benefits" AND describe and discuss some "challenges" of various dimensions (gender, ethnicity/race, age, socioeconomic class, sexual orientation, education/experience, religion, di

Sociology of work

Please help I don't understand the following questions can you please explain your answers, I am lost in this class! Cultural diversity,sociology of work, changes of activities, factors of stress, work completion, resistance in the workplace, barriers at work,function of culture, skill training

Experience and new perspectives

I need guidance. Please Help. I don't know how to approach the problem indicated below: Discuss an experience in which someone helped you see something in a different way, and the consequences.

Foundation of Ethical Reasoning

Please Help. I need assistance to answer the following question: Is it or is it not ethical to use capital punishment as a consequence for murder in this country? (The United States.)

Conflict Behaviour

Academic problem: When you get into an argument or have conflict, either on an individual basis or in a team situation, which kinds of behaviors are you most likely to employ? How do these behaviors work for you? What kinds of things usually result when you use these behaviors? Would you like to do anything differently? Why

TV Character Evaluation

1.) Write a summary of identifying the contributions of Freud, Jung, and Rogers. 2.) Choose three of your favorite television characters; past or present. Complete the following matrix describing the characters' personalities from the point of view of the three theorists, Jung, Freud, and Rogers. TV Character - Ju

Origins of Sociology and the Importance of Culture

(a) What is sociology and how and why did it develop? (Hint: Note the importance of social change and social transitions). (b) Is the study of sociology important in today's modern information-driven world? Why or why not? (c) Why should we understand other cultures and ethnocentrism? What difference does this understanding

Gender and Socialization

If you were asked to develop a "gender free" socialization model for a classroom or for your own home, what do you see as the major obstacles of implementing such a plan? What changes would you have to make to the already existing socialization pattern or practices?

Culture and Socialization

1. Give some examples of how you used or how subtle positive or negative sanctions have been used on you to influence your behavior. 2. Given the fact there are still "tribes" of Stone Age people in this world, do you feel it is inevitable in terms of the way our world is expanding that they will have their culture "diffused"

Paradigm vs. Ideology, Culture and Schemata

What, by definition, is a paradigm, and how is it similar to and different from ideology, culture and schemata? Moreover, how is the answer to this question relevant to social change?

Social Groups

1. Please explain the role of the following groups and the social functions they support or promote: School, family, Habitat for Humanity. 2. I also need to define these groups in terms of primary and secondary classifications and I am not sure what is meant by that. 3. As far as the organization I volunteer for (Habita

Community - Autobiographical

I need some web sources to find out about the community in which I live in. In addition, I need statistic data on the races within my community that compares African American ethnic group to other groups (poverty, income, education, etc.). The region is the Wakefield section of the Bronx in New York City. I need to know the l


Ecosystems can change over time in a process known as natural succession. When an ecosystem is disturbed, both the physical (abiotic) and living (biotic) characteristics may be altered. Disturbances may be natural (e.g., a fire started by lightning) or anthropogenic - human caused (e.g., a fire started by a campfire.) QUES