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Unformatted text preview: Sociology Lecture 04/09/2007 11:57:00 ← Short Paper assignment – Faculty Doors as Symbolic Statements • Week Two • The Exploriment: Walk through corridors where faculty offices are located. Notice what appears on their doors and bulletin boards. Keep track of how much of what type of item can be seen on these walls and doors. Develop broad categories what you find (cartoons, announcements, news articles, personal photos,etc..)and how frequently these are found. Notice any trends or patterns and correlations with other demographic factors (gender if it can be determined with reasonable reliability of faculty, department, age, status within department, etc..). ← • The Write up: Briefly present your findings as a sociologist would(what would a sociologist find interesting and important), connecting this with lecture and readings from the first two weeks of class.interesting and important), connecting this with lecture and readings from the first two weeks of class....
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- Fall '07
- Sociology, two weeks, Short Paper Assignment, Power Trends, privilege/inequality Underlying Themes, patterns Demographic Categories