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Chapter 1: An Introduction to Sociology1.Summarize conflict theory-society has been defined by the inequalities thatconflicts they generate. These examples would be school districts, the poor districtsversus wealthy districts.2.Structural-functionalism-this perspective views the world as a complexsystem that interconnects together and makes it harmoniously work insociety.3.Symbolic interactionism- This can be with society and how we should beexpressing ourselves or act, look, be a certain way. Skinny, tall.An example wouldbe 9/11, resulting in what it symbolizes to the Americans and the tragedythat occurred versus the enemy that did this to our country; they symbolizethat 9/11 to them is a day of triumph and the whole different meaning to thatgroup of terrorists.(CliffsNotes, 2020)4.Explain why you are in college based on each of the three theoreticalperspectives.

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Term
Spring
Professor
Daphne Matthews-Johnson
Tags
Sociology, Sociological Research

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