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The End.

The global sociological imagination is the “quality, capacity, and alertness of mind to link one’s life, decisions, actions, and indeed life chances locally to the myriad of decisions, actions, and indeed inactions of people in other parts of the world” … Continue reading

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case study analysis

The concept of social injustice “implies the presence or promotion of unfairness, inequity, and/or marginalization in society. Social injustice manifests itself in practices such as discrimination in all forms, oppression and other practices and social structures, which hinder the realization … Continue reading

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http://www.vancouversun.com/news/Time+rethink+where+house+Vancouver+homeless/9089872/story.html  October 28 2013 Vancouver Sun: Time to rethink where and how to house Vancouver’s homeless? Time to rethink where and how to house Vancouver’s homeless?  Study suggests moving away from traditional SRO model towards individual apartments By Lori Culbert, … Continue reading

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Nickel and Dimed (Paraphrast)

“one of the humbling things for me has been that there are no unskilled jobs all jobs take intelligence and skill and their hard”   I believe that this statement is quiet true. As being a pervious server I can … Continue reading

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Allan Johnson: Priveledge, Power and Difference(Affective)

How I felt about this video was how true everything was about the dominant groups. As a women and being in a “subordinate” group, I can speak for living up to men. This video made me realize dominant groups tend … Continue reading

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Chimamanda Adichie: the danger of a single story (dialectic)

What question did the speaker raise? How did the speaker answer the question? How does the answer match my own ideas and experiences? Chimamanda raised the question what happens to a person when they believe a single story? -she answers … Continue reading

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chapter 3 dialectic

What theme did the text raise? How was the theme answered? What are my thoughts and own experiences? Why is the police force more aggressive in combating street crime than corporate crime? -the power elite decides who to target -makes … Continue reading

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social justice

Chapter 2 Social justice (Affective)   Social justice is the central idea of this course. As stated it is “the relative distribution of rights, opportunities and resources within a given society, and whether it deserves to be regarded as fair … Continue reading

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Debunking our previous thoughts

Chapter 1 Debunking (paraphrast)   “Debunking is defined as looking at both the obvious and surface-level explanations for social behavior and the less obvious and deeper explanations. The working definitions of the term can be put simply as: ‘what you … Continue reading

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opening entry

 Hello everyone, my name is Soni Sull-Sandhu. I am born and raised in Surrey. I now am currently starting my third year of university and majoring in general studies. When I first enrolled into university I started off into the … Continue reading

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