Soc 380: Social Research Methods
11:00 - 11:50 a.m., Monday, & Wednesday and Friday
Lincoln Hall Room 1002
Labs: Fridays at 12 -12:50, 1 1:50, 2 2:50, 3 3:50 in FLB Room G23
Professor: Ruby Mendenhall
Sociology, African American Studies and Urba
Laud Humphreys study Tearoom Trade is an example of an experiment that violated
basic codes of conduct in social research ethics. In the study Humphrey observed homosexual
activity within the confines of public restrooms. After observing h
(This is a google map snapshot of the location I visited for research)
The location I chose was my old elementary school. I was required to go there anyway to
pick up my sister. The first few things yo
The articles today discuss the challenges in the mass attempt at data collection in the U.S.
known as the Census. The census takes place once every ten years and has been plagued with the
inability to accurately report the number of people in the U.S. mos
Special Survey Items
1. About how many hours of T.V Shows would you say you watch in a week?
a) >1 hr
b) 1-5 hrs
c) 5-10 hrs
d) 10-15 hrs
e) < 15 hrs
2. Do you use any of these to watch t
This image is if of a young woman dressed in business casual who is happy and
skipping through a park. The words are talking about some type of software that makes you
work faster. We assumed that this was created by the same software developer that creat
1. What is it?
It is a newsletter article voicing the opinions of students in regards to The Clabaugh Act. Who
2. Who made it?
It appears to be a student ran newsletter, specifically from students that attended the University
In The Craft of Inquiry by Robert Alford he draws upon the works of sociologists such as
Mills, Weber and Durkheim to give some insight into the concept of the Sociological
Imagination. The Sociological Imagination is the ability to see the different aspe
Mooreeffoc- cofferoom backwards, seize the opportunity
Nacirema- American backwards
Scientific method, there are three breaks from tradition and authority
-(cartesian) rationalism: turning (away from community of belief/ interpretation)
CHAPTER 12: DIVORCE
1. On the basis of the most recently available Census figures, the racial-ethnic group with the
lowest divorce rate in the United States is
b) African American.
c) non-Hispanic white.
d) Native American.
2. On the basis of th
Farm Animal Functions
Physiology- any and all interactions going on in each body cell of the animal and
complex body organs
Factors that interrelate to the physiological