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Education 17:16 Education Component of social structure that addresses basic needs Social institution Provides knowledge including basic facts, job skills, cultural norms, and values. Parent involvement Lower expulsion Patient involvolvment: problems Changes in family structure Economic influences Political pressures School choice Quality education major factors in parents’ neighborhood selection 27% of parents said that school was the number one factor when they moved into the  house they moved in charter school Homeschooling >1 million kids by 2000 small differences in achievement vs. public schools
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Unformatted text preview: major factors: parents values, approach, teaching style research is limited Bob Jones University Cant date each other Cannot watch any movie unless it is G rated Dress code Homeschooling organizations Theories & Social Institutions Functionalism (Macro) Insitutions meet needs, develop abilitites Conflict Theory (Macro) Critiques institutions that create inequality Symbolic Interactionsm (Micro) Studies individuals creating their daily lives within institutions Conflict Critique of Education A Major poing: Industrialized education hurts creativity Quiz: absorb the information and reccoment a macro-level change to improve the US education system Paradigm is a pattern or a model or way of knowing 17:16 17:16...
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course SOCL 2501 taught by Professor Simpson during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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