Lesson 17 - SOCIOLOGY 101 On Line

 

AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE THERE ARE 3 ACTION ASSIGNMENTS (ESSAYS) TO BE COMPLETED AND EMAILED TO ME BY THE END OF THE WEEK.

 

CHAPTER 17 – Social Structure and Society

 

Study Assignment:  Read chapter 17 – Sociology 101 by Jon Shepard

 

Chapter 17

 

After careful study of this chapter, you will be able to:

 

 

Chapter 17

 

1.      Identify a major social change that has occurred in your lifetime. What do you think are the major sources of this change? Be careful to relate each source of change to the nature of the change itself.

2.      Sociologists take collective behavior to be legitimate area of study on the grounds that it is more structured than it appears of first glance. Develop three examples of collective behavior of which your have some knowledge to support this claim by sociologists.

3.      Which theory of social movements do you think best explains the women’s movement? Link the theory to the nature of the women’s movement.