GENDER & SEXUALITY
Belief in the social, political, and
economic equality of the sexes; also the
social movements organized around the
In that sense it can be considered as a
both theoretical approach and a social
Culture: The entire way of life of a group of
people ( including both material and symbolic
elements) that acts as a lens through which one
views the world and is passed from one
generation to the next.
Culture encompasses prac
CITY & COUNTRY
If we want to understand the relationship between
social world and the natural world we must examine
Demography is the study of the size, composition,
distribution and changes in human population.
Constructing Gender and Sexuality
Social categorization based on biological factors
e.g. hormones, reproductive organs
Physical, behavioral, & personality traits
considered normal for males and females by a
MON, WED & FRI 9:00- 9:50
Instructor: Umit Shrestha
Use of technology in the
Finding Sociology in Everyday
We find sociology in our everyday activities.
If we dissect our everyday acti
What is Deviance?
Deviance: A behavior, trait, belief or other
characteristic that violates a norm and
causes a negative reaction.
How do you characterize a deviant?
Are you a deviant?
Let us think of some of the acts that you
might find to be