Scientific application of sociology in acquiring data

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globally via social media platforms and also educating a lot of citizens. Scientific Application of Sociology In acquiring data to use in sociology, scientific methods are applied. The methods include collection of accurate data, analyzing the results, conducting experiments, and also exhibition of the outcome. Sociology also involves the prediction of the future even though it does not provide precise time frame. Short Essay The study of sociology is of much importance in the current generation. It helps in understanding the way of life of different communities, their culture and also their traditions. Sociology is applied in understanding why a particular age group behaves in a certain way, for example, the use of social media. The evolution that has taken place in the continent is an ideal example of how sociology has helped in identifying the previous problems and the current
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SOCIOLOGY 4 changes that have occurred. In the past years, there was no access to social media hence the conveyance of information was poor and slow. Currently, sociologists have discovered that with the introduction of websites such as Facebook and Twitter, news can travel within a day to all parts of the continent. The moral decay in the society is also revealed since people are more exposed to a lot of information where some are biased while others present immoral behaviors.
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SOCIOLOGY 5 References Azocar, M., & Ferree, M. (2016). Engendering the sociology of expertise. Sociology Compass , 10 (12), 1079-1089.
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