Unit 4 Sociology 144 Seminar Assignment Latisia Fairley

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Unit 4 Seminar Assignment Soc144 Intro to Sociology Latisia Fairley Professor Vera Benita Phillip Evans July 5, 2011 Seminar Assignment 1.) The macrosociological approach is discipline which emphasizes the analysis of social systems and populations on large scales, at the level of social structure, and often at a necessarily high level of theoretical abstraction. Microsociology, by contrast focuses on the individual agency. Macrosociology also concerns individuals, families, and other constituent aspects of a society, but always does so in relation to larger social systems of
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which they are a part. To differentiate, macrosociology deals with issues such as war, distress, of Third World nations, poverty, and environmental deprivation whereas microsociology analyses issues such as the role of women, the nature of the family and immigration. 2.) A social problem that would be examined from a macrosociological perspective is homeless men. They are considered to be mainly skill less and their able bodied (p.98,
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Unformatted text preview: The Macrosociological Perspective Social Structure), but however they dont want a better future. The homeless men would rather live in the slums barely surviving or being eligible for welfare. A social problem that would be examined from a microsociology would be something that examines survival skills such as law breaking, symbolic interaction, or so maybe domestic violence since its considered to be violence in a dating knowing relationship. 3.) Social structure provides personal feelings and desires. People conduct themselves more positively because they are born with social structure that ables them to maintain a great attitude and conduct themselves in a usual manner. Maybe it could be natural to wake up on the wrong side of the bed but throughout the day you tend to realize that you can have a great attitude to make your day become better. We as humans tend to strive for goodness and want our social structures to be positive....
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