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A Sociology Micro-Reader. Using Social Media to Teach Sociology. Poverty Games, Part 5: Inequality Monopoly. Waren. Category: Inequality. AVID Sociology Instruction. RESOURCES FOR TEACHING SOCIAL JUSTICE and MULTICULTURAL UNDERSTANDING - Google Docs. This Graphic Explains 20 Cognitive Biases That Affect Your Decision-Making. Glogin?mobile=1&URI= 10 Ways Well-Meaning White Teachers Bring Racism Into Our Schools. Academic_Integrity.pdf. TSBidwell1995.pdf. Videos about Social Issues. You Need Sociology to Understand Ferguson. Students often wonder why sociology 101 is a required course.

You Need Sociology to Understand Ferguson

In this piece, Nathan Palmer argues that without sociology we cannot fully understand events like the tragic killing of Mike Brown by officer Darren Wilson. Over the next few weeks thousands of students across the country will start a sociology 101 class. Most will not be sociology majors and many will walk into class wondering, “why on earth am I required to take this class?” The answer is, at least in part, so you can understand the world around you instead of merely making sense of it. All of us make sense of the world around us, but that doesn’t mean that we understand why people behave the way they do or why things happen day-to-day.

One year ago yesterday Mike Brown, an unarmed African American teenager, was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, a white police officer, in Ferguson Missouri. Expanding U.S. The boom ended and starting around 1978 economic inequality began to rise. The Expanding Role of Police in Society. Framework_for_teaching.pdf.  The Zinn Education Project. The Missing 43: Mexico's Disappeared Students (2014) What happened to the 43 students who went missing in Southern Mexico in September of this year?

The Missing 43: Mexico's Disappeared Students (2014)

The Vice News produced documentary examines the mass disappearance of the young men who were all training to teach the youth of their country, as well as the tragedy and controversy surrounding their disappearance. As sure as the news coverage, people's movements, and conspiracy theories have caused many questions to continue to be asked about the case throughout Mexico and abroad, you'll have many questions of your own once you reach the end of this documentary. The Missing 43 is shot in a news footage style and without any attempt at sensationalism; the documentary captures raw and shocking imagery, or at least imagery that would have shocked audiences across America before we were, as a whole, less desensitized than we are in modern times.

SocAtMovies.html. Sociology at the Movies These 55 movie reviews first appeared in various editions of Robert J.


Brym and John Lie, Sociology: Your Compass for a New World (Belmont, CA: Wadsworth and Toronto, ON: Nelson, 2003-2013). All material is copyright (c) 2003-2013. This site is optimized for the Firefox and SeaMonkey Web browsers. For suggestions on how to write a sociological movie review, click here. Introducing Sociology Shake Hands with the Devil (2004) Minority Report (2002) Forrest Gump (1994) Sociologythroughdocumentaryfilm / FrontPage. Sociology is Rarely About You. In Class Activities » Sociology Source. It all started with such a simple question.

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Pine Forge Press - Student Study Site for The Engaged Sociologist, Third Edition - Kathleen Odell Korgen and Jonathan M. White. 8-5/writing.pdf. Toolkit. Anti-Arab Racism in the USA: Where it Comes From and What it Means for Politics. Today is a difficult time to be both Arab and American.

Anti-Arab Racism in the USA: Where it Comes From and What it Means for Politics

Since 9/11 there has been a lot of criticism of America's involvement in the middle east. Yet there has been little analysis of how America treats citizens of Arab or middle eastern origin within its own borders. Steven Salaita explores the reality of Anti-Arab racism in America. He blends personal narrative, theory and polemics to show how this deep-rooted racism affects everything from legislation to cultural life, shining a light on the consequences of Anti-Arab racism both at home and abroad.Uniquely, the book shows how ingrained racist attitudes can be found within the progressive movements on the political left, as well as the right.

Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service - About the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service's mission, history, and goals. Media only: Christin Chism (202) 633-3159; Media website: Smithsonian Shares Compelling Story of the Bracero Program with Communities Nationwide through Educational Poster Set The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) will feature a little-known chapter in American history as its fall 2012 free resource for schools, migrant education centers, museums and libraries across the country. “Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program, 1942-1964,” a colorful set of six bilingual posters with images and interviews by documentary photographer Leonard Nadel, is based on the traveling exhibition by the same name, currently touring the United States.

Sharing the Story of Your Own Community. Printer-friendly version Objectives: Students will: Understand the role of an ethnographerKnow how to research and analyze U.S.

Sharing the Story of Your Own Community

Census informationPrepare for and conduct an interviewCollect various forms of information into one projectShare information with a wider audienceMake a prediction about November’s elections. We Have Been Misled By An Erroneous Map Of The World For 500 Years. Podcast -