SOC201 Trident University Stratification and Social Inequality Paper
Stratification and social inequality.
Analyze the different social stratifications
Explain sexual and racial discrimination
Critique inequalities in gender and age and their impacts on society
Analyze poverty and its effects on society
Step1 Read the assignment guidelines below
In this assignment you will provide an in-depth analysis of issues associated with social stratification, social inequality, and discrimination. Use a word document that highlights the concepts you learned in this module. Your completed assignment should include the concepts of social stratification, social inequality, and social class in America. This paper does not need to be in a essay form. but should include a reference list. Be sure to address each section separately.
Cover page Title your name date
One to two page discussion
of issues associated with social stratification Your discussion should include
A definition for stratification
The formation of social ranking development of social classes caste and
how have power, prestige, privilege wealth and other desirables effect
Davis and Moore argument regarding the function of stratification
Discuss the difference between the functionalist perspective and conflict
theorists of why the elite are in power of why the elite are in power.
one to two page discussion
of issues associated with social inequality and discrimination Your discussion should include
A definition for gender discrimination
A discussion of both structural and cultural factors and tradition that contribute to the inequality and designed to maintain the status quo i.e. male superiority.
A discussion of the wage gap where woman’s average earnings are about $.73 for every dollar a man earns; and whether gendered jobs exist.
What prejudice, discrimination, and racism is.
Define segregation, assimilation, pluralism, and genocide.
Discuss the different forms of discrimination individual v. institutional
One to two page discussion of issues associated with social class in America
Your discussion should include
Discuss social class in America and its consequence on society as a whole
Examine poverty and its effects on society
One page with citations Cite your sources in a reference section
All three topics should be contained within one document
Label each section with the title provided in the requirements
All the end of the document, cite the sources you used to complete it.
Create five sections of content for your assignment as noted in the above table Including cover page and reference list using the following guidelines to further engage the blog audience.
Use clear, concise sentences
Use relevant, real life examples to help explain concepts
relate the material back to your personal experience when possible