Unformatted text preview: sociologists. Multiple Perspectives “Sociology provides many distinctive perspectives on the world, generating new ideas and critiquing the old” (ASA 2006). Sociology, as a matter of course, utilizes multiple perspectives when critiquing social phenomena. It, likewise, employs a wide range of methodological techniques to answer questions that have social relevance. We should come to realize that there are a variety of points of view on any given subject . These points of view are perspectives. Perspectives are limited. Social facts, therefore, are understood in the context of many perspectives which are often complex and contradictory . Sociology is a method of organizing your thoughts about society and your place in society....
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