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Lecture 2

SOC 100 Lecture 2: Chapter 1 Notes Continued


Department
Sociology
Course Code
SOC-100
Professor
Dr.Schubert
Lecture
2

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Why$do$we$talk$about$theory:$Explains$social$behavior$to$the$real$ world.
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Society=$composed$of$different$parts$working$together$education$religion$politics$
family$economics$etc...$If$one$suffers$they$all$suffer.
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A$point$of$view$that$focuses$on$inequality$and$conflict$between$women$
and$men.
Feminism$and$the$gender$conflict$approach-
Race$Conflict$approach-
Society=$composed$of$different$groups$and$interests$competing$for$power$and$
resources$(the$haves$and$have$nots)
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"Society$is$nothing$more$than$the$shared$reality$that$people$construct$for$
themselves$as$the$interact$with$one$another"$page$16
Sees$society$as$the$product$of$the$everyday$interactions$of$individual's.
Criticisms:
1)Structural$Functional-don’t$look$at$negative$functions$that$come$from$society..$
Assumed$that$society$has$working$parts$to$achieve$a$common$goal.
2)Social$$Conflict-negative$view$on$human$nature,$usually$believe$human$nature$is$
inherently$evil/bad.$There$always$has$to$be$a$struggle$for$resources.
3)Symbolic$Interaction-Ignores$people$can$interpret$things$differently.
Chapter(1(Notes(Continued
Tuesday,$ September$ 6,$2016
7:58$AM
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