Nalyze two classical theorists in terms of their sociological school and conceptual contributions
Analyze two classical theorists in terms of their sociological school and conceptual contributions
Include in context:
A. the social and intellectual forces in which the theorists molded their theories.(What was happening at the time when they were writing/working)
B. the unit of analysis(What are the concepts the theorist is doing)
C. A.the level of abstraction (are the concepts micro or macro B. can macro be turned to micro and micro to macro
D. what sociology really is to them?( or take B,C and it is a definition of sociology)
The two theorist will be 1.Charles Horton Cooley which concepts/answers will need to be in more detailed.
2. Herbert Spencerthe answers for each question should just be brief
-answer all 4 questions for each theorist separately,answer them for Cooley first and the go on to answer them for Spencer.
***sources must be original works,one or two other sources will be okay but internet sources.