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- Created on: 10-09-19 13:43
Sociology is the study of society and human behaviour.
There are many basic terms in sociology you need to know.
The sociological perspective
1. Seeing the general in the particular - identifying general patterns in behaviour
2. Seeing the strange in the familiar - Looking at things that are normal through a new lens
Social location is like a location on a map. It includes;
- Race and religion
Social location can limit your choices in life e.g. gay marriage
If a social group is marginalized it means that it occupies a position outside the centres of power.
Power can be based on:
Inequality is unfairness
Inequality can happen to people of a different;
to the dominant one