Unformatted text preview: Outline for “Social Problems and Solutions” Personal troubles vs. Public Issues: • Personal problems (troubles) – a problem experienced by one individual • Social problems (public issues) – problem on level of social structure. Resolving social problems – nature of the process: Social movements’ strategy for change: Raison d’être for collective behavior: Organizations Collective behavior → Social movements → Interest groups Subcultures Average sex offender Pedophile – a person 16 years or older who has recurring fantasies about a prepuebesent child who is 5 years younger. Child molester – c Cognative behavioral intervention – therapy for these people Usually...
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This note was uploaded on 05/03/2010 for the course SOC SOC 101 taught by Professor Whittacker during the Fall '09 term at ASU.
- Fall '09