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Skills and Career Ideas for Sociology Majors

When you ask children what they’d like to be when they grow up, you can easily predict the answers: doctor, lawyer, teacher, or even astronaut. Chances are you’d rarely come across someone who dreams of becoming a Sociologist. 793 more words

Using self-completion written questionnaires to investigate unauthorised absences from school

An example of a methods in context question, mark scheme, and some thoughts on how to answer the question. The ‘methods in context question’ appears on paper 1 at both AS and A Level, and it’s the same format in both papers. 1,150 more words

Sociology

Beartown, by Fredrik Backman****

“You can fuck any girl you like here tonight; they’re all hockey-whores when we win.”

Fredrik Backman is a sly writer, and he has a way of spiraling around his central point so that readers are mighty close by the time they recognize where they are. 436 more words

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Cross Culturalism

In a world of constant uncertainty, I am deeply moved by the many cultures within society, that deal with situations from poverty and war to migration and racism on a daily basis. 93 more words

Ideologies

AQAP in Yemen

There has been a lot of noise in recent weeks from the Trump administration about increasing US military involvement in the ongoing gang-fight in Yemen, and helping Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and the Hadi regime in their war against the Saleh-Houthi alliance.  550 more words