Studying Society

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You have been asked as a sociologist to investigate pupil behaviour in British schools. Identify a primary research method that you could use and explain why it would be a good method for your investigation.(4marks)
One primary research method that could be used is postal quetionnare,this is when the researcher sends questionnare to the respondant to fill in and send back to the researcher.This is quick to distribute,the reseacher can send to more than 1 peson.
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You have been asked as a sociologist to investigate pupil behaviour in British schools. Identify one sampling method that you could use and explain why it is better than another possible sampling method for your investigation. (6 marks)
One sampling method that could be used is stratifed sampling as it involves picking people from different groups within a population. It is better than random sampling as it is repisentitive of the population.
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Explain what sociologists studying education mean by material deprivation. (4marks)
Material deprivation is used to refer to someone who is who doesn't have money of facilities compared to the rest of society,e.g.in the 1980 smeone withought a car is not seen as suffering however in 2days society they could be seen like that.
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Describe one type of secondary school found in Britain and explain how it is different from one other type of secondary school. (5 marks)
Private schools are one of the top schls attented by elite students another schl is comprehensive schls which is opened for all student regardless their ability,these schls are different as 1 is only attended by middle/upper students whle the other is
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Explain what sociologists mean by the domestic division of labour. (4 marks)
Domestic division of labour refers to the role that men and woman play in relation to houswork, these roles should be fulfilled by both couples in the family.
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Describe the functionalist approach to the family and explain how it differs from one other sociological approach. (5 marks)
The functionalist approach view the nuclear family as a positive part to society as it plays important roles. however the marxist disagree, they believe the nuclear family maintains the capitalist system which supplys future generation of workers.
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You have been asked as a sociologist to investigate pupil behaviour in British schools. Identify one sampling method that you could use and explain why it is better than another possible sampling method for your investigation. (6 marks)

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One sampling method that could be used is stratifed sampling as it involves picking people from different groups within a population. It is better than random sampling as it is repisentitive of the population.

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Explain what sociologists studying education mean by material deprivation. (4marks)

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Describe one type of secondary school found in Britain and explain how it is different from one other type of secondary school. (5 marks)

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Explain what sociologists mean by the domestic division of labour. (4 marks)

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