In both advertisements featured below, powerful messages are conveyed to the viewer
that center around the concepts of the social construction of gender, gender roles, gender
stereotypes, and sexuality. The first example shows a promotion by the United Ki
Sociology Chapter 5: Aboriginal people
Canada is believed to have been from the Cree word Ka-Kanata that which is clean.
The Indian Act was instated in 1876.
o Regulates management of reserve lands, money and other resources previously
negotiated with abo
Sociology Chapter 9 Generations and Technology
Generation: a group of people who share similar chronological ages (15-year time span) who
were shaped by the same events trends and developments of a particular span of time.
- Cohorts share a more specific
Sociology 2120, Fall 2016, Assignment #1
Due date: Friday, Sept. 30
This assignment can be submitted electronically using the course website dropbox. You will
find this under the Assessments>Dropbox link.
Read History and Momentum (chapter one of R. Pool,
Technology, Science and Society
Outlines of Introductory lectures, Fall 2016
A. Conceptualization of technology
a system based on the application of knowledge, manifested in physical
objects and organizational forms, for the attainment of spec
Section 2: Technological Determinism & The Social Shaping of Technology
A. Technological Determinism
The technological determinism perspective: Does technology drive social
1. What is Technological determinism?
Seeking mono-causal expla
Sociology 3140: Social Movements
office hrs- Tu & Th 10:30-11:30, 2:30-3:30
books- Social Movements
Protest and Politics
-social movement need more than grievances to emerge &