Instructions: Review the chapter on Social Theories

  1. Discuss each perspective/paradigm. Define each theory in your own words and provide an original example of how you can apply each perspective in society.
    1. Functionalist Perspective/Paradigm
    2. Conflict Perspective/Paradigm
    3. Interactionist Perspective/Paradigm

NOTE: You must know perspectives/paradigms thoroughly. The basis of sociology is understanding, and applying sociological paradigms. Our mission is to apply sociological perspectives to situations (crime, strikes, boycotts, education, dating, marriage, economy, etc) within society.