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Marx's and C Wright Mills' Conflict Theory

1) Of the three main social theories (functionalism, conflict theory, and symbolic interactionism), which do you think does the best job of explaining social problems? Why? Explain your assertion.

2) The current economic crisis in the United States is affecting a majority of the population. Discuss how the many factors such as layoffs, financial market failures and family stress are affecting you and others.

Solution Summary

This solution helps justify the assertions that Marx's and C Wright Mills' Conflict Theories can be applied to today's economic crisis. This solution is approximately 400 words.