The acquisition of sociologically significant social

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the Acquisition of Sociologically Significant Social Identities Week 3F, September6Week 7W,October1025%Comparison of the formativeexperiences and effects ofsocial situations in thedevelopment in twoindividuals of two differentforms of identity in acommon category of identity.5-7 pages based on interviewdata6. Field Report 2Week 6W,Week 8 W,Part of 10%ResearchStatus Report on CourseResearch Project: Early Field
Report on Entering the Study SettingOctober 3October 17GradeObservations7. Reading Log 3Week 9W,October 24Part of 5%Participation GradeTwo P/NP 1-page responsesto Questions on TwoAssigned Readings fromWeek 6 to Week 98. Field Report 3 Report on Several Interviews or Three Observations with BibliographyWeek 8 W,October 17Week 11W,November7Part of 10%ResearchGradeStatus Report on CourseResearch Project: EmergingAnalytical Themes from theField; Analytical Dissectionof Observations9. Field Report 4Preliminary Thesis Statement and Inventory of Data and BibliographyWeek 11 W,November7Week 13M,November19Part of 10%ResearchGradeStatus Report on CourseResearch Project: DataRound-up, Thesis, Evidence,and your Argument10. A Context for Identity -- Paper 2: Analysis of Social Influences on Identity and ActionWeek 12 W,November13Week 14F,November30, auto-extensionto RRRWeek W,December540%8-10 Page Paper: Report ona Field Study of Effects of aSocial Context on SocialIdentity Formation 12. Final ExamTake-Home Week 14 W,November29 0r 30UPLOADby Th,December13,3 to 6pm20%Take home essay @ 3-4 pagesdistributed/posted in thelast week of classes.
Note: Make sure your exam schedule does not conflict with obligations for other classes.Reading Logs (Check, check plus, check minus) Week Due1 Sept 122pp32 Oct 32pp63 Oct 242pp9Field Reports (Check, check plus, check minus)1 Sept 192pp42 October 172pp83 Nov 73 pp114 Nov 193-4 pp13MAJOR ASSIGNMENTS (Letter Grades) October 10 Midterm Paper (5-7 pp) Letter Grade (25 percent)Week 7Nov 30/Dec 5Semester Project Paper (8-10 pp) Letter Grade 40 percent) Week 14 til RRR weekDecember 13Final Exam (3-4 pages) Letter Grade (20 percent) FINALS WKGrading and CreditAll requirements must be met for course credit. All assignments in the course serve a purpose in developing students’ skills, and must be completed and submitted for this class. A missing assignment, even a quiz, will result in an “F” for the course. ALL MISSED ASSIGNMENTS CAN BE MADE UP WITH CONSULTATION WITH THE INSTRUCTORParticipationFull credit for your participation grade requires: Satisfactory Completion of Three Reading Log AssignmentsAt least one visit to my office hours. You are welcome to visit alone or in a group. We may schedule occasional Sociological Chat Sessions. It is valuable to students and to my teaching to meet and chat with as many students as possible!! Think of this as an opportunity, and not a requirement!

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