I Am Studying Sociology

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    I'm Studying Sociology ... Dont Know What Carreer Options I Have Though :(

    I'm studying sociology with a focus on justice and cant decide which i should minor in to ultimately find a career, i just dontknow that many options... im really interested in criminology and deviance...and live in atlantic canada so my opttions for school are rather limited
    zuleika05 zuleika05
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 21, 2011

    Does Money Equate to Happiness

    I'm knee deep in the overly flashy terms "bourgeoisie" and "proletariat". Huh...whaaaa? (That was my initial reaction) Which in The Tekkamakian Dictionary is "people who boss others around because they deem everyone underneath incapable of handling...
    Tekkamaki Tekkamaki
    31-35
    3 Responses Jun 2, 2008

    White Privilege >>> Please Help!

    hi guys, I'm reaching out for some help on this topic because I need to get my gears moving.. I need to connect Peggy McIntosh, an American feminist and anti-racist activist's 1988 essay “White Privilege and Male Privilege: A Personal Account of Coming to See Correspondences...
    CreateOm521 CreateOm521
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 6, 2012

    Cooley'S Looking Glass Self

    I enthusiastically typed these quotations to a friend on EP. I thought I should share them to whoever was interested. Sociology, philosophy and basically anything that be written in books inspires me and gives me solace in life. "Society is an interweaving and interworking of...
    autumnsparrow autumnsparrow
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 5, 2013

    I love sociology, im currently doing a degree

    in it. Society fascinates me, as does 'social networking'. I love reading your comments and experiences and how you interact, its fascinating. How gender, religion, culture, class and status can impact experiences within communities and between individuals. Everything from the...
    Pinklipsx Pinklipsx
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 22, 2014

    Yep...one of my aspirations in life is to help

    children who have been abused in particular, or kids who have not only been abused but have been kept in solitary confinement. I've always been a sociologist. Life is a crazy thing, sociology makes you think about it, which is why it's always been right up my alley. I'm here on...
    twisteduniverse twisteduniverse
    22-25, F
    Aug 18, 2015

    "My Brain Is Full to Bursting!"

    Sociology as a fast track course over two months "sounded" like a good idea at the time. Wow. I am a little crazy to do this at the same time as Anthropology. But I figured out a way to separate the two courses by relating one to studying psychology and the other to...
    Tekkamaki Tekkamaki
    31-35
    3 Responses Jun 9, 2008

    It's Part of My Courses...

    Psychology and Sociology classes go hand in hand... so I have to take Soc classes to get my Psych degree... yay for me (BOOO)... so I am studying Soc as well...
    phidget phidget
    31-35, F
    8 Responses Jun 9, 2008

    What Are Your Thoughts On These ?

    1. How do biological theories differ from sociological theories of sexual behavior? 2. Discuss the significance of biological factors and social factors in understanding female/male differences in sexual behavior.
    kyky2233 kyky2233
    22-25
    Aug 8, 2012

    Sociology Is My Passion

    Going through school my whole life, I hated it. I was so miserable, and thought about giving up of ever finding something that I truly loved to study. Then last year, I took an intro to soc. course and I fell in love! It was like discovering all the reasons to why the world is...
    escapethesoul escapethesoul
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 20, 2013

    Do you think that sex is needed in a teenagers'

    relationships? Why? (I need some sources for my Sociology essay!)
    throatygirl throatygirl
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 27, 2014

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