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Unformatted text preview: in a long term…big picture • • Micro- small. More individual and personal. More subjective. Deal with people’s outlook. Help us to understand the immediate context of events • • Macro perspectives assume that there are powerful forces that affect society • Micro emphasizes individual perceptions of reality • • III. Marx, Weber, Durkeim A. Marx- macro o Conflict Theory & Economics B. Durkheim- macro o Functionalism & Social Integration C. Weber- both macro and micro • Verstehen (empathy) & werfei (objectivity)...
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2012 for the course CGS SS 101 taught by Professor Professormacgrath during the Fall '09 term at BU.
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