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Erving Goffman's dramaturgical approach

Drawing on Erving Goffman's dramaturgical approach, discuss how the following groups engage in impression management: Athletes - College instructors - Parents - Physicans - Politicians -

Advocates multiculturalism

I need help to argue that advance multiculturalism is a more useful solution to issues of racism, within the context of the questions below: APA/ no longer than one page. Is American society in danger of hardening or increasing the divisions among ethnic groups? Is too much weight given to pluralism? Does this create subp

White Americans

Need help with the following questions: 3 small paragraphs is sufficient. 1-Considering the position occupied overall by white Americans, is it possible for white America to understand what it means to stand out and be vulnerable because of observable racial or ethnic characteristics? 2-Do current polices of political correct

Syllogisms & Logic

To be a valid syllogism, the conclusion must be proven by the reasons. Carefully study the following syllogisms and decide if they are valid or invalid:

About Metaphors

METAPHOR AND NATURAL ORDERS: a. How can a metaphor affect a person's emotions? Explain how the language used influences the interpretation of the metaphor. b. What are the processes we use to organize information? What are natural orders? What are mental orders? Is there a connection between the two different ordering pro

Personal action plan

Please Help: For this assignment, you will observe people moving and behaving in a space that you associate with a socioeconomic class different from your own. If you consider yourself a member of the lower-middle class, for example, you might observe the lifestyles of the people in a wealthier part of your town. Likewise, if

Ideas for developing diversity consciousness are presented briefly.

What does it mean to step outside oneself? Describe what being diversity-conscious means to you? What area of social inequality frustrates you the most about other people? What approach could you take as an individual to avoid these frustrations or educate others on awareness?

How would you describe yourself in terms of diversity? For example, what characteristics make you different from others? Consider your classmates' responses and discuss the similarities and differences.

a) How would you describe yourself in terms of diversity? For example, what characteristics make you different from others? Consider your classmates' responses and discuss the similarities and differences. b) Define hidden dimensions of diversity. Which dimensions do you try to keep hidden from most people? Why?

Social inequality between developed and less-developed nations

Poverty is a worldwide social issue. Consider and explain the relationship between social inequality and poverty (social inequality between developed and less-developed nations). Compare the data between the U.S. poverty level and another country. Summarize your findings. How have some of the following factors contributed to

Magnolia Therapeutic Solutions

Resource: Magnolia Therapeutic Solutions Case o How did your decision compare to the board's decision? Why did you make the decision you did? What effect did organizational infrastructure and culture have on your decision? o What do you think were the main causes behind the problems that Magnolia ultimately suffered?

Two faces of deviance

In your opinion, who defines the norms of a society in today's world? Do these norms have an impact on the common people?

Sociology discussion questions.

I am not sure how to answer the questions below. Please help me. What are diversity skills and why are they important. Please give specific examples to help explain how diversity skills contribute to individual and interpersonal enrichment. Please explain what is culture? What are some similarities and difference across

Arab American Relations

1. Please explain the concept of "hybrid ethnicity." 2. Please explain the concept of "defensive identity" and its outcome "reactive identity. 3. Please describe the importance of family to Arab Americans. Describe how family name defines them and affects their behavior. 4. What were some of the stereotypical beliefs a

What do YOU BELIEVE about the concept of "white privilege" or "male privilege"

1) What do YOU BELIEVE about the concept of "white privilege" or "male privilege" or any other "privilege" people are deemed to have for simply being WHAT they are? Do you buy the argument presented by McIntosh? Why or why not? Think hard about this question: What privilege(s) do YOU possess, just for being YOU? What effect

Native American

1. Explain the "vacuum domicilium." Describe how it affected the European American's perspective of Native Americans. Explain how it ultimately affected relations between European Americans and Native Americans. 2.Explain the term "Pan-Indianism." Provide a real example of a Pan-Indian activity. 3. Explain the "trail o

Workplace issues

These can be generic, any company or a ficticious company. 1.Express your views on the value your input to implement change is within your organization. 2.Explain how you handle work conflict with fellow co-workers when it arises? 3.Explain the morale of the workplace 10 years ago. 4.What makes that morale different


Social inequalities (e.g., race, ethnicity, gender, age) have been described as one of the most challenging issues facing the United States over history. Choose one of these inequalities and discuss how the differing sociologist perspectives (functionalist, conflict, and interactionist) explains the inequality you have chosen.

The Green Social Movement for Renewable Energy

Task: Identify and research one social movement of interest. Search the internet and/or other resources to investigate the issues, stakeholders, methods, activities and outcomes of the social movement. Create a PowerPoint presentation that provides an overview of the social movement's end goal.

Honduras Coup: news article review

Find a recent news article that addresses one or more of the social institutions covered religion, education, health and medicine, and politics and government. Use your sociological imagination with attention to questions of function, conflict, symbolic interaction, and/or the social construction of reality to write a response t

Cultural diversity

Cultural Diversity Paper Please help me in putting together a 1000-word paper on cultural diversity with a focus on the workplace. Thank you.

Disempowered and Empowered: Gattca

Please respond to questions below. This class is "Disabilities and Society" a. Individuals are disempowered because of the group they belong. Children are the group with the least power in our society. What makes them have so little power? b. What are the elements of a group being disempowered? How do you empower

Guide Questions: Workplace Change Survey

Brainstorm questions and create a survey to administer to their respective coworkers. The survey should allow the team to gather information about how their respective workplaces have changed over a set period (e.g., the last 10 years). Questions should focus on the socialization process of the workplace (Is there one? Has it

Asian American: Growth and Diversity

Please explain the misconception that these statements. Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are a model minority. Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders belong to a single "Asian American" culture. do most americans believe these misconceptions why or not?

Ethic Groups and Discrimination

Research to determine if the group(the group with which you choose) colonized or if it immigrated to the United States. Did the group face prejudice, segregation, racism or any combination of the three? If so, how and why? Include two or three research findings in your response.Was this group effected by or did it participate i

Social Inequality and Poverty

Provide a solution consisting of 4-5 paragraphs. What is poverty? What is meant by relative poverty? Research and discuss statistics on the demographics of poverty in the United States. Have the poverty rates increased or decreased over the last decade? Why do you think that it has been difficult to lower the poverty rates i