In about 350-400 words using APA format describe your real life experience tied

In about 350-400 words using APA format describe your real life experience tied to one of the chapters/readings that you learned in this course. Is there an experience that resonated with you that you can tie to something that you learned in this course that you would like to share? What did you learn in this course that others will learn from you?

Describe the role of social media in the changing society and culture. You could

Describe the role of social media in the changing society and culture. You could choose to focus on the American culture in general, or on a specific institution such as family, education, the economy, religion, government and the like. Clarify your choice and explain the reasoning for it.
Thinking sociologically, what questions might be relevant in this context?
Use all sociological theories (functionalism, conflict, symbolism and feminism) to explain your questions and describe the influence of social media on human character and identity.
Required Readings: Chapter 1 and 18 and any relevant chapter relevant to your choice.
Length: 2-3 pages

Discuss how the sociological imagination may advance our understanding of the ca

Discuss how the sociological imagination may advance our understanding of the case on abortion. List at least three questions that maybe derived from the sociological imagination. Explain the reasons behind those questions.
NOTE: Sociological writing and research require evidence, theories and references to sociological literature and thought (sociological imagination). Sociological thought is not identical with legal, journalistic or psychological thinking. Think sociologically and demonstrate good comprehension of sociological knowledge and terminology. Also, personal opinion does not constitute evidence or knowledge. Your opinion can be derived from the analysis and not the other way around.

Chapter 5 of book Human Trafficking: A Comprehensive Exploration of Modern Day S

Chapter 5 of book Human Trafficking: A Comprehensive Exploration of Modern Day Slavery (1st Edition) by Wendy Stickle, is an informative look at the trafficker. As discussed in the chapter, we as a society often assume that traffickers are always just hard core criminals. This is not always the case. Your assignment in this Response paper is provide share your research findings about who traffickers are. Human trafficking is the 2nd highest grossing illicit crime activity below drug trafficking so why is it so difficult to identify and prosecute traffickers? Using your textbook and additional research you find to support your statements, respond to the following topics in your paper:
Who are traffickers? Are they all just part of organized crime? Make sure to discuss the structure and roles within the trafficking organizations.
What motivates them?
What makes them so difficult to identify and prosecute?
How can the study of traffickers and their motives help stop them?
Find recent news articles that illustrate what is being done to make trafficking more difficult for traffickers. What specific UN articles discussed in this week’s reading have helped address the issue?
Make sure to have a strong conclusion to your paper. Reflect back on the significant findings of your paper and also provide your solution to one of the factors that is making human trafficking easy for the traffickers and what could be done to address this. This solution can come from thoughts you had while reading the chapter or something you found while researching this topic, just make sure to provide the reference to the article that supports your solution.
Reminders:
*The same writing guidelines apply to this paper as indicated in our syllabus for response papers.
**For each of these topics find supporting evidence in addition to our textbook to include in your paper. The United Nations website has a lot of information as well as other trusted news sites.
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Write a 3-4 page analysis utilizing an article or articles found in a newspaper

Write a 3-4 page analysis utilizing an article or articles found in a newspaper or magazine on how social stratification has played out in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic locally or globally.
*If this topic induces too much anxiety or is too difficult for you to write about for other reasons you may choose any article related to social stratification that has occurred between 2018-2022. .
Research: Find a recent newspaper or magazine article(s) about COVID-19 or an event or situation relating to social stratification that has occurred within the last couple of years (2018-2022). The article must be from a major source, such as The Washington Post, The New York Times, Time Magazine, U.S. News & World Report, The Root, NPR, Al Jazeera, among others. The article can be found online or in print.
Choose an article that focuses on groups of people in conflict with one another as a result of global inequality. The objective of this assignment is to provide you with an opportunity to demonstrate your ability to apply sociological perspectives of social stratification to real-world situations.
I. Background (1 page):
Briefly describe the social stratification or situation presented in the article.
When you describe the situation, do not plagiarize – describe in your own words!
Make sure you include a well-developed thesis statement which informs the reader in one sentence what your paper is about. The thesis should be placed at the end of the Background section. Go to this link for assistance:
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/resources/handouts-demos/writing-the-paper/thesis-statements.
II. Assessment (2-3 pages): This is the core of your paper. Make sure this section is very well-developed, well-organized, and well-written since your grade depends mainly on your sociological analysis of the article.
Discuss why the social stratification or situation occurred by relating it to four key concepts learned from any of the previous modules. You will be graded by how you apply the key concepts to the article you have selected.
*Key concepts must be bolded or underlined in your paper, or they will not be counted in the quota.
Discuss how the reality is presented by the author/reporter/media.
Are there any unwritten cultural assumptions? Try to read between the lines. Cultural assumptions are not written.
Do those assumptions reflect ideologies?
Do the ideologies support the status quo?
What kind of status quo?
Are there any biases in the media presentation? If so, what kind of biases?
Important: you are asked to analyze both the content of the article of your selection as well as how it is presented. Presentation usually reflects ideology and subtly power relations.
III. Conclusion (1/2 – 1 page): Include an engaging and stimulating conclusion paragraph that summarizes your paper. Demonstrate evidence that you can make connections between all of the main ideas.
*Make sure to include the URL of the article in your list of “References”
The paper should be logically organized in well-constructed paragraphs/sentences, have relevant content, and be easily understood. There should be few or no errors in format, sentence structure, grammar, spelling, punctuation, etc. These errors should not hinder comprehension of your writing.
THE 4 CONCEPTS I WOULD LIKE TO CHOOSE ARE: MUST BE BOLD AND UNERDLINED IN ESSAY
THESE 2 CONCEPTS ARE FROM: https://open.lib.umn.edu/sociology/ (FOR CITATION)
sociological perspective: “the view that our social backgrounds influence our attitudes, behavior, and life chances.” (page 4)
social inequality: “refers to ways in which a society or group ranks people in a hierarchy, with some more “equal” than others”(page 9)
THESE 2 CONCEPTS ARE FROM: https://openstax.org/books/introduction-sociology-2e/pages/1-introduction-to-sociology (FOR CITATION)
Moral Development: “The term refers to the way people learn what society considered to be “good” and “bad,” which is important for a smoothly functioning society.” (section 5.1)
Resocialization: “old behaviors that were helpful in a previous role are removed because they are no longer of use” (section 5.4).

Using sociological theories, analyze the abortion issue in the American society.

Using sociological theories, analyze the abortion issue in the American society. What questions and conclusions would each of those theories bring to light?
NOTE: Sociological writing and research require evidence, theories and references to sociological literature and thought (sociological imagination). Sociological thought is not identical with legal, journalistic or psychological thinking. Think sociologically and demonstrate good comprehension of sociological knowledge and terminology. Also, personal opinion does not constitute evidence or knowledge. Your opinion can be derived from the analysis and not the other way around.