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SOCI 1121 Lecture Notes - Lecture 20: Aboriginal Title, Ethnocentrism, Institute For Operations Research And The Management Sciences

Aboriginal Issues What does it mean to be Aboriginal in Canada? Terminology o The term indian originated with Christopher Columbus, who In 1492 got hopelessly lost in a search for a sea route to India and stumbled upon Nor...

Sociology
SOCI 1121
Sandra Ens
SOCI 1121 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Racial Segregation In The United States, High-Heeled Footwear, Graham Lowe

Sociology 1121 Gender Inequality Weve come a long way, baby slogan for womens movement as well as cigarette slogan when women began smoking in public o before this time it was not socially acceptable for respectable women ...

Sociology
SOCI 1121
Sandra Ens
SOCI 1121 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Hawthorne Effect, Ethnocentrism, Cultural Relativism

Sociology 1121 Topics: what is the sociological perspective? What is sociology good for? Why study sociology? Some aspects of society do not change When there is industrialization happens, peoples lives change In the U.S. ...

Sociology
SOCI 1121
Sandra Ens
SOCI 1121 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: European Canadian, Black Canadians, Monster.Com

Race and Ethnicity Race Ethnicity Definition of Terms Race: a category composed of people who share biologically transmitted traits that members of a society deem socially significant o Refers to both minority and dominan...

Sociology
SOCI 1121
Sandra Ens
SOCI 1121 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Kirpan, Sikh, American'S Creed

Multiculturalism in Canada Multiculturalism in Canada Jomar Lanot 17 (2003) o Pilipino o He was playing a pickup game of basketball o They were harassed by 10 South Asian men o He was killed o On the grounds of Tupper o On...

Sociology
SOCI 1121
Sandra Ens
SOCI 2205 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Anomie, Iron John, Feral Child

Social Control Theories Social Control Theory Focuses on techniques and strategies that regulate human behaviours and lead to conformity, or obedience to o Societys rules o The influence ...

Sociology
SOCI 2205
Dr. Sandra Enns
SOCI 2205 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: White Supremacy, Devaluation, Insider Trading

Strain Theory Strain Theories Robert Merton borrowed Durkheims concept of anomie but used it somewhat differently He argued that the problem of social disorganization is not caused by sudden soc...

Sociology
SOCI 2205
Dr. Sandra Enns
SOCI 2205 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Insomnia, Offender Profiling, David Reimer

Biological Perspective Biological Theories of Crime Many criminologists have resisted biological explanation of crime due to number of factors o Some of the early biological research, such as tha...

Sociology
SOCI 2205
Dr. Sandra Enns
SOCI 2205 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Occupy Movement, Totalitarianism, Blue-Collar Worker

Early Theories of Deviance and Crime The Classical School As a result of the Enlightenment, crime and deviance, which had previously been explained by reference to mythological influences and spiritual ...

Sociology
SOCI 2205
Dr. Sandra Enns
SOCI 2205 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Theft, Mahatma Gandhi, Pedophilia

Introduction to Deviance Sociology 2205 What is Deviance? Definition o A collection of conditions, persons, or acts that society disvalues, finds offensive or condemns o Does not...

Sociology
SOCI 2205
Dr. Sandra Enns
SOCI 1121 Lecture Notes - Lecture 21: Motorcycle Helmet, Canadian Identity, Homeless Shelter

Lecture 4 - Is the mosaic helping us build a Canadian identity? - being politically correct almost takes away free speech - motorcycle helmet laws, the seek community fought to have helmet laws removed for them, becau...

Sociology
SOCI 1121
Sandra Ens
SOCI 1121 Lecture Notes - Lecture 19: Blue-Collar Worker, Melting Pot, Visible Minority

Lecture 2 Melting pot IU.S.A= lots of cultures coming together to beAmerican Mosaic Canada = we fit all the different cultures into one society Some people think that we have so many different identities, that we have...

Sociology
SOCI 1121
Sandra Ens
SOCI 1121 Lecture Notes - Lecture 20: Visible Minority

Lecture 3 Multiculturalism - The commitment to multiculturalism isn’t working - If we are multicultural we cannot be racist - Things have happen that are terrifying, but we sweep t under the rug -“This is just a...

Sociology
SOCI 1121
Sandra Ens
SOCI 1121 Lecture 18: Race and ethnicity & Multiculturalism 1

Lecture 1 - Race is a category, biological - In the same way “sex”, vs “gender”, is biological - Biological transmitted traits are given social significance -We use them to asses where people go on the hierarchy...

Sociology
SOCI 1121
Sandra Ens
SOCI 1121 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: The Hidden Curriculum, Hidden Curriculum, Cultural Reproduction

Lecture 2 - The hidden curriculum adds to the vertical mosaic - hidden curriculum is the unstated, unofficial agenda of school system authorities - in structural functionalist terms, the latent curriculum of an educatio...

Sociology
SOCI 1121
Sandra Ens
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Business Communication, Human Communication, Jargon

Communication Success 2 Communication Success 3 permacharts TM ...

Business Administration
BUS 343
All Professors
Administrative Law - Reference Guides

Administrative law directly influences the life of every American citizen. All local, state and federal agencies operate pursuant to general Administrative law principles. An understanding of all administrative law functio...

Business Admin - Mgt
MGMT 10
All Professors
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Model Penal Code, Malice Aforethought, Unlawful Killing

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM CCriminal Law WHAT IS A CRIME? PARTIES TO CRIMES ...

LAW
LAW 405
All Professors
LAW
LAW 405
All Professors
Sociology - Reference Guides

Sociology is the study of the principles that underlie social order. In this concise Guide, the reader has ready access to clear explanations and examples of important sociological theories. The often complex and contradic...

Sociology
SOCA02H3
All Professors

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