Sociologyical perspectives

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Ideology
an ideology is a belief or viewpoint that explains how society is like, how it should be and a strategy on how to change it.
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Macro perspective
looking at society as a whole e.g Functionalism, Marxism and Feminism
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Micro perspective
looking at the smaller units of society e.g.Sociol Action theory.
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Organic Analogy
like the human body. society has different groups and organisations who are like organs. These 'organs' play a part in society. E.g. School prepares children for employment
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Feminism
A view that gender is the most important divison in society. Arguing that females are treated unfairly.
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Patriarchy
Sociol system that upholds male dominancy in society/
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Radical Feminism
They see all men as opposing, they will activily challenge patriarchy.
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Liberal Feminism
They focus on the legal restrictions. They try to change the laws regarding female inequality.
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looking at society as a whole e.g Functionalism, Marxism and Feminism

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Macro perspective

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looking at the smaller units of society e.g.Sociol Action theory.

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like the human body. society has different groups and organisations who are like organs. These 'organs' play a part in society. E.g. School prepares children for employment

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A view that gender is the most important divison in society. Arguing that females are treated unfairly.

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