Durkheims ideas influenced several major theoretical movements in the twentieth century.
His work was strongly present in the emergence of structuralism through the work of Jean Piaget and
Unit 1 Assignment 1
Provide the title and URL of the article or case.
Summarize the case and explain how the sentence imposed furthers the goal with which it is
One of the eight goals of sentencing that I feel deserves the most emphasis in our
August 13, 2016
Unit 4 Assignment: Race, Ethnicity, and Aging
1. Define both race and ethnicity.
Race: is a socially constructed category of people who share biologically transmitted traits that
members of a society consider important (Mac
The goals of peer review are:
to help improve your classmate's presentation by pointing out strengths and weaknesses that
may not be apparent to the author, and
to help improve editing skills.
Read the paper(s) assigne
Unit 2 Discussion: Assault on Privacy
In your opinion, what role, if any, do you think culture plays in the "Assault on Privacy?" Explain your
In my opinion I do believe that culture does play a huge part in the Assault on Privacy. I say this
July 29, 2016
SOC100: Introduction to Sociology
Unit 2 Assignment: Groups and Bureaucracies
1. Identify the primary groups that you belong to.
Our textbook describes a primary group as a small social group in which all
members share persona
July 19, 2016
SOC100: Intro. To Sociology
Unit 1 Assignment: Comparing Sociology
1. Compare and contrast scientific sociology, interpretive sociology, and critical
Scientific (positivist) sociology can be defined as the study of
Unit 3 Discussion
The purpose of this discussion is to discuss in sociological terms the meanings of
deviance, conformity, range of tolerance, and social stratification.
Deviance- is the recognized violation of the cultural norms, ranging from minor