Onnecting Sociological Theory and Social Issues

Choose a topic or issue of sociological significance. Explain how each of the three major sociological theories–the functionalist, conflict, and interactionist perspectives–would approach or evaluate your topic. An example of how to apply theoretical perspectives to a sociological topic (sports) can be found on p. 17 of your textbook; however, you should, choose a topic other than sports for your paper. Examples of potential topics include poverty, racial inequality, divorce, drug abuse, crime, religion, healthcare, education, and the economy.

Below are guidelines to follow as you work on and submit your paper:

Papers should be in APA format with a title and reference pages.
Papers should contain two to three pages of text; this does not include the title and reference page.
Refer to and cite the course reading, either the lecture or the textbook or both, using the course material to support your points in the body of the paper and citing the text in APA format in your reference list. Do not use outside sources for this assignment.

Onnecting Sociological Theory and Social Issues

Connecting Sociological Theory and Social Issues–Choose a topic or issue of sociological significance. Explain how each of the three major sociological theories–the functionalist, conflict, and interactionist perspectives–would approach or evaluate your topic. An example of how to apply theoretical perspectives to a sociological topic (sports) can be found on p. 17 of your textbook; however, you should, choose a topic other than sports for your paper. Examples of potential topics include poverty, racial inequality, divorce, drug abuse, crime, religion, healthcare, education, and the economy.

Below are guidelines to follow as you work on and submit your paper:

Papers should be in APA format with a title and reference pages.
Papers should contain two to three pages of text; this does not include the title and reference page.
Refer to and cite the course reading, either the lecture or the textbook or both, using the course material to support your points in the body of the paper and citing the text in APA format in your reference list. Do not use outside sources for this assignment.

Onnecting Sociological Theory and Social Issues-

Connecting Sociological Theory and Social Issues–Choose a topic or issue of sociological significance. Explain how each of the three major sociological theories–the functionalist, conflict, and interactionist perspectives–would approach or evaluate your topic. An example of how to apply theoretical perspectives to a sociological topic (sports) can be found on page 17 of your textbook; however, you should choose a topic other than sports for your paper. Examples of potential topics include poverty, racial inequality, divorce, drug abuse, crime, religion, healthcare, education, and the economy.
(CHOOSE ONE)
Below are guidelines to follow as you work on and submit your paper:

Papers should be in APA format, with a title page and a reference page.
Papers should contain two to three pages of text; this does not include the title and reference page.
Refer to and cite the course reading, either the lecture or the textbook or both, using the course material to support your points in the body of the paper and citing the text in APA format in your reference list. Do not use outside sources for this assignment.