Category: Sociology

Sociology including theory and methods. Specific studies include Education, Media, Crime and Deviance, Families and Houeholds

Evaluating Perspectives on Socialisation

Evaluating Perspectives on Socialisation Evaluation & Criticisms of FUNCTIONALISM / CONSENSUS THEORIES Nature/Nurture Debate this is the sociobiological perspective how much of our behaviour is learnt? how much of our behaviour is innate and...

Moving on up: things to think about

Moving on up: things to think about

Moving on up: things to think about 22 April 2020 Now you’ve had some time to read, watch, listen and think about Sociology, watch and read and watch this – here Think about what...

Moving on up: things to listen to

Moving on up: things to listen to

Moving on up: things to listen to 22 April 2020 ‘The Social Breakdown’ weekly Sociology podcast – listen What does it mean to be ‘British’? – listen Teenagers selling drugs, children carrying weapons, a...

Moving on up: things to read

Moving on up: things to read

Moving on up: things to read 22 April 2020 Why choose to study Sociology? – read Where could a study of Sociology take you> – read What do Sociologists do? – read Sociology is...

Functionalism

Functionalism

Functionalism is one of the key consensus theories in sociology and focuses on how the different parts of society function together in the best interests of the society as a whole

What is Sociological Method?

Sociologists conduct RESEARCH to help them get the evidence which helps them understand society. The different ways in which they carry out this research is known as METHOD. Sociology is only GOOD Sociology when...