Sociology Discussion Questions
My opinion would be that the main reason children in the United States have a higher responsibility of living in poverty because; their education system has not changed from the traditional system which was ranked first in the world a number of years ago. They opted to keep it which has seen many students not moving to college hence dropping out. The result of this is that many have less paying jobs due to their low education level they have acquired. Children as a cohort are better as a result of the intensification of technology which has improved the world overall.
McDonaldization is described as the practice by which ideologies of the fast food restaurants such as predictability, efficiency and calculability are spreading to more sectors of the American people and to ...view middle of the document...
They have some selection policies on news that the viewers are likely to access. Some of them include; high rank countries and high status people, excellent graphics and theatrical images, negativity meaning distressing news are legitimate news, and physical nearness rather than long term and abstract. Since the high status news is unusual, news editors settle on stories, like of the common people in Africa and Asia not covering their humanity, but displaying the desperate, helpless victims of violence. In my opinion, it is likely to lead to an ever more vague understanding of the social relationships as well as, the daily lives of inhabitants existing around the world.
Pluralism is a state where numerous, diverse religions, cultural, and ethnic groups are present as well as accepted in a society with a view that it is socially valuable and desirable. Pluralism simply denotes to a situation where there is no particular political, ethnic, cultural, or ideological group that is dominant. From early colonial days, America has been considered a pluralist because of its religious, egalitarianism, and ethnic diversity. People like Herman Melville (Redburn 1849) possessed that pouring the blood of an American would be dripping the blood of the whole world. Ralph Waldo Emerson also proclaimed America as an asylum of nations.
Race and ethnicity are considered irrelevant in daily lives in the United States, for the grounds that, people have continued to avoid the difference in color of their skin or the way they worship God. People have continually embraced skills, intelligence, as well as cooperation among all people as campaigns have continued against race and ethnicity. Despite the campaigns, the blacks have continually been disadvantaged compared to whites in their different status of the American society.