Chapter 7: Family
Family violence & neglect:
Family: most violent group in the society with the exception the military & the police
1962- DV got attention: Battered Childrens Syndrome
Dr. Zebun Ahmed
14 March 2015
Honor killings are common in many cultures throughout the world. In order to understand
why honor killings are executed and the affects these crimes have on individuals and families, it
must also be und
Ch 10: Health Handouts
Racial/Ethnic variations in womens health
Asian-American women -the highest life expectancy (85.8 years-Japanese).
Overall, the health condition of all racial groups women is inferior to that of white
Gender is an extremely controversial topic that many people are very passionate and
opinionated about in American modern-day society. There are people who range from extreme
feminists, to those who believe in traditional
Some of the earliest memories I have as a young child are of visiting my grandmother.
My grandmother, who we call Grand, is named Sarah Grant. My mom and her mother have
always maintained a close relationship and growing up, my grandm
As homeschooling becomes increasingly popular in the United States, it is easy for one to
reflect upon the affect this has on family life, parents, and the children involved in the
homeschooling experience. In the United
Chapter 1: Social Problems
Different views & solutions about social problems based on their opinions and life
experiences; they are just good guesses
C. W. Mills
Sociological imagination: Abili
Chapter 4: Gender
Sex: the major sorting device
Women make up 50.8% of the population in the United States.
Women as a minority group: Subjective concerns about the position of women
SOC 106-01 Social Problems & Social Policy
Department of Sociology, Duquesne University
Instructor: Dr. Zebun N. Ahmed
e-mail: [email protected]
Class Time: TTH 3:05pm-4:20pm
Office: COLH 530
Classroom: 222 College Hall
The three stores I visited for this exercise were CVS, Target, and Ross Park Mall.
When I have spent time in these stores in the past, I solely focused on what I needed to buy.
However, this project increased my awareness