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March 8, 2011 MIDTERM REVIEW Tim was fired as a golf course supervisor. Using his sociological imagination, he might conclude that. .. His city and/or state is experiencing high levels of unemployment. Context of larger social structure According to Spector and Kituse, the final stage in the life cycle of social problems is… Groups determine to work in established system or change the system itself. from transforming a private trouble to a public issue and reorganizing the system then finally determining to work in an established system or changing the system itself. Functionalism focuses on the STRUCTURES of society and adopts a MACRO perspective of society. The US has the highest rate of child poverty, then the UK, then Norway has the lowest rate of child poverty. In comparison to WC children, MC children learn how to confidently engage with institutions and authority because MC children are more encouraged to ask questions and speak to adults as equals, develop larger vocabulary, and learn reasoning skills as a result
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This note was uploaded on 10/24/2011 for the course SOCY 105 taught by Professor Mogadam during the Spring '05 term at Maryland.

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March 8 - March 8, 2011 MIDTERM REVIEW Tim was fired as a...

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