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SOC 1001 - Chapter 1
Transcript of SOC 1001 - Chapter 1
Interaction with one another
Society - as a whole
personal events & society
We cling to
Falsehoods & Myths
Happily Ever After
Using scientific methodology to study society -
conclusions are based on certain observations
Social statics – stability and order
Social dynamics – social change
Translated Comte’s Positive Philosophy
Using the link below:
Answer the following questions:
How does the information presented by the Bureau of Labor Statistics contribute to Comte's positivism?
Which groups from the data would be considered the proletariat, the bourgeoisie and which sex, ethnic group makes the most money?
Which services found in the presented data provide the principle of economic determinism discussed by Marx and which professions determine the other systems of a society's economy?
Change the world
Consensus among people
Values and beliefs –
Social Order -
Goods and services
statistics to explain behavior
The Negro Problem
Inferiority of Blacks
Functionalism – Herbert Spencer
Contributions of each part of society – Integration = survival
Constant changing balance
Conflict Theory - Marx, Weber - Power
Promotion of special interests and values
Interaction between people
Must be observable