system vs conflict - 1 System Versus Conflict Society is full of racial and gender-based inequality and discrimination Many parts of the world have put

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1 System Versus Conflict Society is full of racial and gender-based inequality and discrimination. Many parts of the world have put forth laws to prevent these terrible actions and create equal opportunity but it still persists. If people view racial or gender-inequality as immoral, why does it continue to take place? There have been a few conjectures that were formulated for why we have created inequality. Two of these theories were created by conflict theorists and system theorists. The two groups have conflicting and comparable opinions in the argument, and an individual can see this by viewing how they would approach racial or gender- based discrimination. While the conflict theorists believe inequality is created so those in power can keep the limited resources, the system theorists ponder the idea that inequality is embedded in the system with the people not even realizing the levels of separation . The systems theory is a more complicated and difficult system to understand. This theory is almost a mix of the conflict theory and the structural-functional theory. System

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