Sociology

Why did the New Right perceive collectivism and the welfare state to be detrimental for economic growth?

Question 1Why did the New Right perceive collectivism and the welfare state to be detrimental for economic growth? What were the consequences of this belief? (40 marks) (1,200 words) Introduction (+-120 words) :What is the new right? Historical Background- Key aims and objectives Main body (960 :§3= 320): §1 why do they want this shift? what was they key […]

Discuss a social problem such as social identity.

Discuss a social problem such as social identity.Relate theories and the theorists to it. Identify the NOBA chapter that discusses your topic. Introduction: Define a problem or question; think globally of the times we are in; the issue of climate justice… Use existing knowledge (i.e. literature review). Pursue and read relevant secondary research from social psychology.Gather and […]

Observe how human behavior and social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic has changed your local environment.

   Explore how you are part of “living history.” Observe how human behavior and social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic has changed your local environment.Spend several hours exploring your local area until you can draw a sociological map of the community, with emphasis on the commercial district. How are “mom and pop” small business stores […]

Critically evaluate the assertion that modern societies bring about increased sexual repression.

Assignment SOC 3019 You are required to SELECT TWO of the following questions . Please note you are not permitted to use the same material in both answers – should you do so this could very likely result in a Fail being recorded. You have approximately 1000 words for each essay.1. Critically evaluate the assertion […]

explain the criteria for determining the classification of specific substances, explaining each schedule within the schedule of the drugs system,

The objective of this recorded vlog post is to explain the Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention & Control Act of 1970:explain the criteria for determining the classification of specific substances,explaining each schedule within the schedule of the drugs system, andstate your preliminary perspective about the policy (e.g. is it still applicable today, is it effective, does there […]

To what extent has the Feminist movement reduced gender inequalities within contemporary society?

Assignment Task – CourseworkSection AYou MUST answer the following question.1. Sociology is a social science, as is Criminology. However, in what ways are these disciplines different?(500 words) (15 marks) (LO1)Begin with an introductory paragraph what is Social Science, state what criminology and sociology are – 100 words:v Brief description from a Sociologist/Criminologist perspective – [Weber, M. (2017), […]

the Symbolic Interactionism method (p.16) discuss how both your physical environment (URBS) and your mental environment (CIVITAS) have made you who you are today

Society influences our personality traits and who we are.  Using your Sociological Perspective, and the Symbolic Interactionism method (p.16) discuss how both your physical environment (URBS) and your mental environment (CIVITAS) have made you who you are today.  Explain this cause/effect relationship, and give specific examples. Think about the different places/cultures you have been exposed to over your […]

The contemporary African material shows so vividly, the ‘global’ does not ‘flow- 3 great ideas

In Week 4, you read: contemporary African material  Saskia Sassen (2002) Global Cities and Survival Circuits (pp. 374-390). In The Globalization and Development Reader: Blackwell Press.James Ferguson (2007) Globalizing Africa? (pp. 25-49) Global Shadows. Duke University Press. In Week 5, you read: Farish Noor (2019) Don’t Mention the Corpses. BiblioAsia.Susan Mann (2008) Feminism and Imperialism, 1890–1920: […]