UGS 303: Race in the Age of Obama
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Lecture: MW 12:00-1:00 p.m. WEL 1.308
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Dr. Leonard Moore, Associate Professor
Beth Bukoski, Discussion Class Instructor
Longhorn Center for Academic Excellence
Social Construction ()
Social Construction is one of the key concepts of sociology. It refers to the way we
create meaning through social interaction with others.
A language is a system of sounds, and some
Assignment Who am I? Who are my people?
Assignment On the micro level, I am a man, Chinese, heterosexual, single, middleclass, work as a college student who live with another roommate in the off-campus
apartment in the US. Every day I need to take care of
I found one interesting quote from the article The Politics of Housework: We have
different standards, and why should I have to work to your standards? It shows it is
unfair that women should be low self-esteem to match mens standards.
Rape is a type of sexual assault usually involving sexual inter-courser other forms of
sexual penetration perpetrated against a person without that persons consent.
Compared with men, majority victim of rape and sexual assault are women. If t