For this assignment, you will reflect on the different sociological theories and concepts. You will use critical thinking to evaluate those concepts and apply them to your work, home, and/or community life.
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 perspectives
elements of culture
- breaking norms
the role of socialization
agents of socialization
- theories of self
- roles or status groups
- social class
- perspectives on aging
social institutions’ (i.e., family, religion, education) role in society
- social change
- population dynamics