Investigate how human communities proceeded from primal tribal and agrarian communities to global trade and economic interdependence.
What key role does language play in culture building and cultural evolution amongst human communities?
Remember to think of language as communications of all kinds, including math and codes, for example, and how international trade expanded human communications toward a global presence. Do you believe a true global civilization is possible in the future? Why or why not? (see attachment)
Answer 3 of 5 questions in essay format. Each question should be submitted in a typed, double-spaced format, preferably in a MS Word document. Think of each answer as a short paper that is 250 to 500 words in length (3 to 4 pages). Each answered question is worth up to 25 points. Please make sure you elaborate with detail in your answers and make citations where appropriate. You may use any source available to you. However, all answers can be done utilizing your textbook. If you choose to use online sources PLEASE make sure they accurate and credible. Good luck.
1. Outline the basic concepts in family sociology. Iinclude marriage partnerships as well as the patterns of residence.
2.Discuss the major sociological theories on education according to your textbook.Can these be connected to the paradigms in sociology?
3.Outline the different kinds of organized religion. What are the characteristics of these groups? Please discuss New Religious Movements.
4. How does your textbook conceptualize globalization? Please discuss the three tendencies.
5.Explain the social patterning of health and illness in the United States.
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The textbook mentioned is Introduction to Sociology, Seagull. 11th edition.
It is focused specifically on modules #13-16 on the correctional system. Read the question and rubric carefully.
Explain a probation/ parole officer’s discretion that is associated with working with offenders [1 page]. Identify and thoroughly explain NINE-specific rehabilitation/ treatment programs that are likely the most effective to assist the following offender based on the first initial of your last name [2-3 pages]. Rank order the programs in importance/effectiveness based on their sentence and what we know [.5 page].
K-R Wade Closson, white-collar criminal
30 concepts are required to answer this question [30 x 1%]. These concepts should be identified, explained, understood, and applied to answering the questions above. These terms/concepts/ideas must be bolded or underlined within the assignment. 15 concepts [15%] need to be selected from the course materials to use in your response. You will be expected to locate, cite and reference at least 10 concepts [10%] from TWO new primary sources and 5 concepts [5%] from ONE new secondary source. You can use the corresponding video on the offender and their crime as a source but be sure to cite/reference it properly. You can use more sources if you wish.
This assignment should be approximately THREE to FOUR pages, single-spaced and 12 font with appropriate margins.
No title page is required however, you will need to include an additional reference page for the THREE new sources. You can also feel free to write in the first person.
Take up one of the readings from class (you will be using “Mapping the Margins: Intersectionality, Identity Politics, and Violence against Women of Color” by Kimberle Crenshaw), explain the theory or theoretical concepts in that reading in your own words and apply the theory to events and situations from your own life or that you have observed in our contemporary world.
It is important that your paper include an appropriate transition sentences that link each paragraph.
What does it mean to use a structural explanation in sociology?What are the key tenets,as you understand them? How does Predergast explain the connections between structural issues (explain these) and individual-based characteristics like social capital, cultural capital, status characteristics, typifications, power-dependence, and power-balancing operations?
Define these terms in your own words, but be sure to demonstrate how a structural explanation can also account for individual-level differences.
Explain how modern sociological theory has been built on the “ghosts of the past”, as Marx would argue. Consider how classic sociological theories have contributed to the development of our modern theories. As part of your answer, account for which theorists influenced the development of Du Bois’ work, as noted by Morris.
Assignment: You are asked to write a 650 to 1000 word paper on the topic of food memories. All rules of grammar apply and citations are required in either APA, MLA, or ASA format. Please submit the paper as an MS Word document attached to the drop box here. The assignment will be graded on a score from 0 to 10 based on the quality and use of sociological constructs along with your personal examples.
Topic: Food is more than a combination of nutrients. What we eat has important significance for memories and collective identity. In this paper, you are asked to write about a food that has special meaning to you. Think hard about your own personal food. It can be a family meal at a holiday or a simple snack. You can even try to taste your food before writing if you have a chance. What images, associations, or memories does this food bring back? It can be positive or negative.
Try thinking about your food in these terms:
How did you come to try this food? Family, accident, or whatever
Is it positive, negative, or in-between?
Is it homemade or commercial?
Is it a food associated with an ethnic group, region, age, gender, religion, or class?
Does eating this make you a part of a group? Or does it make you different?