Social_Problems_Review

Social_Problems_Review - Social Problems Review Exam...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Social Problems Review Exam Thursday at 11 AM at THH2 Materials Covered Glassner Skolnick Kaplan Friday Night Lights Lecture Notes* Conflict Theory 9/13 There are social inequalities Inequalities emerge because of social difference Cannot be overcome unless you restart society Marxist Theory, Competition based Functionalist Theory People serve a function in society Make examples what not to be, a.k.a. poor theory If you work hard, change values, you have a chance Culture of poverty Functionalist If they change their attitudes, they can escape poverty Looks at a groups own culture Cycle of poverty (Rooted) Slavery-Segregation-Poor Neighborhood Placement-poor living conditions-poor education Certain social structures hold the race down Actual component of cycle can change The Model Minority Concept 10/11 The myth that all Asian Americans are successful in the upcoming world Distinction between each Asian American is being ignored Groups are neglected therefore Ignore diversity=smaller groups lack sufficient government funding Poverty in Chinatown Notes Preferred labor pool Tension
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
The Thing Red Line Study 10/24 MarVista/Broadway MarVista had the nice hospitals Broadway, MLK Hospital “Killer King” (Don’t over think the numbers)’ Bowling for Columbine Talks about media with popular culture and its influence Unemployment K-Mart, Wal-Mart Youth Boys, Popularity
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 09/29/2007 for the course SOCI 150gm taught by Professor Kaplan during the Fall '06 term at USC.

Page1 / 5

Social_Problems_Review - Social Problems Review Exam...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online