Class Notes (839,189)
Canada (511,223)
Sociology (3,307)
Lecture

LECTURE 1 - INTRODUCTION

1 Page
49 Views

Department
Sociology
Course Code
Sociology 2271A/B
Professor
Lina Sunseri

This preview shows half of the first page. Sign up to view the full page of the document.
Description
January 7 SOCIAL THEORY LECTURE 1 2013DEFINING SOCIAL THEORYA set of interrelated ideas that allow for the systematization of knowledge of the social world By developing concepts hypotheses made to explain how the social world is organized and often making predictions about the future of that social world Ex shooting in the elementary school o ORDINARY PEOPLE We come up with ideas of why Trying to make sense of itMental illnessLittle regulation on firearms in the US o SOCIAL THEORIST do research upon the casePsychology could analyze this caseLooking at interactions this person may have not had meaningful interaction with people in the community around him or bad interactions at the school and with his mother contribute to his mental state Symbolic Interactionism the SELF does not develop well CHARACTERISTICS AND DIFFERENCES OF THEORIESDiffer not only in terms of timefr
More Less
Unlock Document

Only half of the first page are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit