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Unformatted text preview: life chances (hint: specifically in terms of deviating from the norms and ideals put forth in terms of the American Dream so use examples from the documentary, how do the lived realities of the families in the video fit into or refute how dominant American ideas about the American Dream.) Also considering the 20/20 episode Waiting for the world to change, discuss the Weberian concept of life chances as it pertains to social class and inequality. How is it possible that a person can be both a conformist and a deviant? Explain, using 3 examples and 3 sociological concepts and theories. Using examples for the Movie Dream Worlds III (the music video documentary), discuss how Sut Jhally (the writer and producer of the film) links music videos to the construction of a certain type of masculinity. How do these constructions factor into gender violence....
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2012 for the course 202 202 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Rutgers.
- Fall '08