Explain how sociological theories and concepts affect your work, home, and/or community life

Explain how sociological theories and concepts affect your work, home, and/or community life

Explain how sociological theories and concepts affect your work, home, and/or community life 150 150 Peter

INSTRUCTIONS

For this assignment, you will reflect on the different sociological theories and concepts you learned in this course. You will use critical thinking to evaluate those concepts and apply them to your work, home, and/or community life. You may draw from the readings, videos, lectures, discussions, and assignments to help you construct your paper, but you must also use at least one article from the CSU Online Library.

Write a two-page reflection paper that addresses the following requirements: 

Explain how sociological theories and concepts affect your work, home, and/or community life and influence your future learning opportunities. 
Identify a minimum of two different sociological concepts or theories you learned from this course and explain how you will apply these sociological concepts or theories to your work, home, and/or community life. 
Use specific sociological terms and concepts from the textbook readings and article from the library in your paper to demonstrate that you understand and can apply the concepts. 

Some examples of topics/concepts/theories that you can apply to your own life include (but are not limited to): 

sociological imagination 
sociological perspectives 
elements of culture 
breaking norms 
deviance 
the role of socialization
agents of socialization 
theories of self 
social structure 
roles or status groups 
inequality
social class 
gender roles 
perspectives on aging 
life chances 
race/ethnicity 
social institutions’ (i.e., family, religion, education) role in society 
social change 
the environment 
population dynamics

Create citations and a references list for all cited materials. Include a title page, and use 12-point font, double spacing, and one-inch margins for your paper. 

RESOURCES

The following resource(s) may help you with this assignment.