SOCI 1 HW due 1104

SOCI 1 HW due 1104 - discussion. Part 2: Write 1-2...

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SOCI 1 HW Due 11/4/10 Part 1: There are several readings in the Race & Ethnicity section related to education, including: - Louie: "Parents' Aspiration and Investment" - Kozol: "Still Separate, Still Unequal" - Carter: "Equity and Empathy" Choose one of these articles. Explain the author's main arguments. Then discuss the article, drawing upon (one or more) earlier readings from the course (e.g., Bourdieu, Lareau, Johnson, etc.). Use the terms: "life chances", "social structures", and "cultural structures" in your
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Unformatted text preview: discussion. Part 2: Write 1-2 paragraphs discussing some part of your identity that is ascribed to you and/or asserted by you. Is there a time when your asserted identity has been in conflict with (or contradictory to) your ascribed identity? (If you do not want to write about yourself, you can write about an anonymous friend or family member.) Use the terms "ascribed", "asserted", and "thick" or "thin" (from the Cornell and Hartmann reading)....
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