Category Archives: Sociology

outline and explain Marx’s critique of capitalism. At a minimum, the paper must address the following items/questions

Theory Topic Paper 1: Marx’s Critique of Capitalism The topic:

For this paper, you will outline and explain Marx’s critique of capitalism. At a minimum, the paper must address the following items/questions:

The historical context in which Marx made his observations (what was the industrialized world like at the time?). According to Marx, what exactly was it about capitalism that made it exploitative? Hint: It has something to do with Marx’s labor theory of value. Marx’s concepts associated with social class and class conflict.

General Requirements:

The paper must conform to the following general requirements, which are also mentioned in the syllabus:

Papers must consist of no fewer than 800 words. The papers must fully address to specified topic. A more detailed description of each topic will be….

Surrogate Motherhood: Should commercial surrogate motherhood be legal? Is it ethical?

(1) Surrogate Motherhood: Should commercial surrogate motherhood be legal? Is it ethical? Compare the arguments of Bonnie Steinbock and Elizabeth Anderson. What is Steinbock’s main line of argument to show that surrogacy is morally permissible? What would Elizabeth Anderson’s argument against commercial surrogacy? Support one of these views with your own arguments. (2) Paternalism and autonomy: How should doctors go about protecting patient autonomy? Is paternalism ever acceptable? Compare either (a) Dworkin to Goldman or (b) Ackerman to Goldman. Goldman rejects the idea that doctors should make paternalistic decisions for patients. Explain his argument. In what situations do Dworkin (or Ackerman) leave room for paternalism and why? Can Goldman answer either D or A’s concerns about a situation where autonomy should be should not be given full priority….

To what extent is feminism supported and/or criticised in Australian contemporary society, and what do you think might explain this?

Question: To what extent is feminism supported and/or criticised in Australian contemporary society, and what do you think might explain this? Please ensure that your answer is framed as an academic essay, including: An introduction: The context, argument, and a brief list of the main point you shall discuss. A main body: Clearly themed paragraphs that cover the main points you listed in the introduction to support your argument. These points can be supported using your ten academic sources. A conclusion: Summarise and show how your argument was consolidated in light of your discussion.

The purpose of this assessment is to demonstrate group work planning that addresses the needs of a specific population group. Assessment Process Each student will plan a group work project using one of the following practice fields, or another in consultation with your lecturer*: • Children and families • Young people • Mental health • Disability • People from diverse cultural backgrounds • Refugees and asylum seekers 1. You are to describe this population group, research key needs of this group and what is the current context of service provision for this group, e.g. hospital setting, community-based agency, private practice 2. Research the theories of group work practice and develop a detailed group work plan that address the key needs of your group and is structured to address….

What are the main ideas of Freire’s ’Pedagogy of the Oppressed’?

1. What are the main ideas of Freire’s ’Pedagogy of the Oppressed’? Introduce your argument with a brief outline of the aspects of Freire’s writing that you found most relevant and inspiring. This need only be a short paragraph (200-300 words). Then, answer the following question: 2. How can we apply thistheory to our own work as activists working towardssocial justice and social change? (600- 700 words). Understanding theories of social change and applying these theories is what this unit is all about. You need to think about how we use theory to underpin our involvement in bringing about social change through collective action.

Provide a brief outline of the social issue you have chosen in 1-2 sentences.

1. Provide a brief outline of the social issue you have chosen in 1-2 sentences. (1 mark) 2. Briefly outline your developing argument in 1-2 sentences e.g. ‘In this paper, I will argue …’ (.5 mark) 3. Using Harvard style, lease list three academic sources (in addition to the C. Wright Mills source) that you will use as evidence throughout your paper. (1.5 marks) Source 1: Source 2: Source 3: 4. Provide a brief overview (approximately two sentences) of the focus of each paragraph in your body, considering: • what your main point or idea will be in each paragraph, • what evidence you might use to support this, and • how it relates to your broader argument (2 marks).

Submit a 4- to 5-page plan for a process evaluation. Include the following minimal information

The steps for process evaluation outlined by Bliss and Emshoff (2002) may seem very similar to those for conducting other types of evaluation that you have learned about in this course; in fact, it is the purpose and timing of a process evaluation that most distinguish it from other types of evaluation. A process evaluation is conducted during the implementation of the program to evaluate whether the program has been implemented as intended and how the delivery of a program can be improved. A process evaluation can also be useful in supporting an outcome evaluation by helping to determine the reason behind program outcomes.

There are several reasons for conducting process evaluation throughout the implementation of a program. Chief among them is to compare the program that is….

Assess what other factors, if any, contribute to the inequality of the global social problem within the context of the global current event.

SOC-510: Global Current Events – Ethnicity Analysis Worksheet

In a response of 750-1,000 words, please address the following prompts. Cite four to six scholarly source to support your responses:

1. Investigate a global current event that relates to your chosen global social problem and that can be sociologically analyzed through the lens of ethnicity as a source of stratification. Summarize the event. Address the who, what, where, when, why, and how of the event. Include a Web link to your source. (250-300 words)

2. Provide an analysis of the prevalence of the global sociological problem associated with the global current event and how they intersect with ethnicity. What factors have been cited as causes of the global social problem and how has the country….