Getting through Soc 101
- Chapter 2 Witt
- Chapter 3 “Soc” by Jon Witt
- 3.2.2 Link to Jared Diamond Video
- 3.2.3 Link to Jared Diamond Video
- 3.2.4 Link to Jared Diamond Video
- communication of meaning
- cultural relativism
- Define Culture
- Define sociobiology, and discuss how social scientists view it.
- Describe the various cultural universals.
- Discuss globalization and diffusion.
- Discuss the various elements of culture
- values, norms and sanctions
- various cultural variations
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- Discuss the importance of social structure from a global perspective.
- Analyze the importance of social institutions.
- Discuss the impact of social networks and technology on social relationships.
- Describe the various types of groups.
- Discuss the contribution of groups to the function of social structure.