The Socio-Historical Perspective

Can you explain the meaning of the term socio-historical perspective? Please provide an example of an event and explanation from a socio-historical perspective.

Anne Sexon

The postmodern world of the late twentieth and early twenty-first century (and the art created in it) reflected on previous styles and eras and challenged almost everything that came before it. Consider the different criticisms and challenges postmodern artists and thinkers raised with reference to ...

Cubism art example

The rise of modernism in the late 19th and early 20th century built upon the achievements of Impressionism and Post-Impressionism and was associated with important changes in society and politics. In particular, the period before, between, and after the two world wars saw the emergence of new forms ...

Neoclassicism, Romanticism, and Realism

What were the driving forces behind the three stylistic movements in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries? What ideas and inspiration do we find behind Neoclassicism? What qualities were emphasized by the Romantic style? What were the artists of the Realist movement responding to in their works? ...

Organization and Socialization

1. In your own words, define a formal organization and its purpose. Do you agree or disagree with Max Weber's stance that bureaucracy dehumanizes a person? 2.Identify the role of the family in the upbringing of a child, and determine its importance as a primary social group. Identify the charact...

Food Deserts - Issues

Population and Urbanization" Please respond to the following: - From the e-Activity, determine what social issues you see when you investigated food deserts near your hometown and around the country.

Aging and the Elderly

Discuss how different societies and technological factors influence how aging is viewed. - Analyze how the issue of aging is approached by the three major sociological paradigms. Identify which you agree with most and state why.

Topics in Social Change

1. What are the implications of more active middle class participation in social change efforts? 2. How was this demonstrated and exemplified in the US Occupy Movement? 3. How was this demonstrated and exemplified in the Iranian Revolution? 4. How are different sociological perspectives related ...

Weakening families and society changes

The major changes that have forced differences are changes in the place of women in society as more equal in terms of jobs and working, more out of wedlock births creating more single families, less stigma by society on men who do not participate with or support their children. Another could be blam...

Institutionalism in the Civil Rights Movement

1. Since institutionalism is the idea that institutions have their own interests, what were the interests and motives of the instutions present during the CRM? 2. What was the motive or self interest behind the media as an institution throughout this movement? 3. What are some examples of how the ...

Civil Rights Movement through a sociological lens

Hello, I have been studying the Civil Rights Movement for some time and the overall idea of the movement from the sociological perspective of institutionalism. I am curious about what kinds of institutions that had their own interests in mind so that they were acting in order to support their sel...

Ascertaining Social Class

Imagine you were trying to assess a person's social class. Answer the following four questions: Based solely on his or her appearance, what physical traits would you look for? If you were only able to see the person and ask him or her just one question, what question would you ask? Why would yo...

Sociology

I need assistance with the assignment that is attached. I am not very good in this subject so it is hard for me to write a 2-3 pages concerning this subject. I need to cite my work and must be original.

Research Methodology in Diverse Populations

The topic I am studying is adolescents with homosexual parents (and their social life, i.e. stigmatization, bullying, etc). I have chosen a qualitative, phenomenological study. I need to discuss strengths, as well as the weaknesses of identified research design with this population. I should lo...

Giddens, Collins, Habermas, and Bourdieu

Anthony Giddens, Randall Collins, Jurgen Habermas, and Pierre Bourdieu are standouts in the twenty-first century, since they connect theory to practice (praxis) in social research. Reality testing is key, according to these and many other authors. I cannot find much research on these four researche...

Conducting Qualitative Research

I need an example of a 2 page paper on a counseling-related research article on Narrative Research. Provide a full citation of the article. Provide a brief description of the study and the design employed. Analyze the strengths and limitations of that design in studying the identified topic an...

Gender Movements: Assistance in creating a time line from the 1960's

Problem: Create a timeline that shows how the movements of the new left were occurring simultaneously. Include key events and people under the dates with notes on what was happening in the years you pick. The purpose of this timeline is to give the big picture of how events in the 1960s occurre...