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Introduction to Sociology – Sociological Research

Introduction to Sociology – Sociological Research

>>All right, now in this unit we’re going to be talking about the research process. How do sociologists collect data to test their theories? There’s a pretty standard set of procedures that we go through with every research project that we do. The first thing that we do is we choose a topic. So again

Top 10 Facts – Humans

Top 10 Facts – Humans

It’s an ordinary day on a planet Earth Well on one side at least at the Brink of Dawn the planets inhabitants spring to life The species of [the] Earth has a natural ranking system. It’s either hunt or be hunted But one species has managed to stand above the rest with their fierce Intelligence

How does criticism affect popular culture?

How does criticism affect popular culture?

Popularity is a great question; it’s just an intriguing question. I think especially now in the kind of consumer capitalist culture where taste and sometimes quality is being measured in dollars and in numbers and in ratings and box office and all of that. And sometimes popularity is just taken to be sufficient kind of

English Culture: Manners & How to be polite

English Culture: Manners & How to be polite

Hi, everyone. In this lesson we’re going to look at manners in England. Here are the things that are considered polite, and the things that are not considered polite. So this is a talk about the culture, things that people do here in England, and the things that traditionally have been the most acceptable behaviour.

People Who Took Pop Culture Way Too Seriously…

People Who Took Pop Culture Way Too Seriously…

Here at Toptenz we’ve never been ones to shy away from admitting our faults, and we know that in the past we’ve been guilty of over-analyzing pop culture perhaps a little too much. That said, we always did so with a tongue planted firmly in our cheek. Today we’re here to talk about 10 aspects

Todd Tanner – Sociology Undergraduate

Todd Tanner – Sociology Undergraduate

My name is Todd Tanner. I am a senior in the Sociology of Law department. My first year of college was along long time ago. I actually did my senior year of high school and my first year college together, took a lot of time off after that. I got into the field of sociology

Your human rights

Your human rights

Human rights in the UK go back hundreds of years, they’re part of our history. But after the horrors of the Second World War people across the world were determined that those atrocities must never happen again. Since then the UK has played a leading role in ensuring our human rights are protected by law,

Can we create new senses for humans? | David Eagleman

Can we create new senses for humans? | David Eagleman

We are built out of very small stuff, and we are embedded in a very large cosmos, and the fact is that we are not very good at understanding reality at either of those scales, and that’s because our brains haven’t evolved to understand the world at that scale. Instead, we’re trapped on this very

Cultural Dimension: direct versus indirect communication style

Cultural Dimension: direct versus indirect communication style

Direct versus indirect communication Different cultures favorite different communication styles A direct communications style is one in which the burden of communication is on the speaker that person is expected to be clear Get to the point be specific A good direct speaker is one who ensures that the listeners understand what is being said