Social Science – Sociology

Assignment: Policy Quick Guide: Poverty

  In practice, social workers engage with many programs drawn from federal polices to serve their clients. Those policies then have state or local variations that affect program delivery  Refer to the Policy Research Starter in the Learning Resources. These resources provide a start for finding information on the policies for this Quick Guide. However, you …

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Answer the following question using concepts and lessons from class.  The use of outside scholarly resources (articles, books, etc) for this assignment will be necessary.  The recommended length is 500 words.  Keep use of the first-person voice to a minimum.   Use APA style for all citations and Works cited  1) Find the poverty rate in …

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Technology for Care

https://www.c-span.org/video/?300273-5/health-promotion-strategy http://www.canadian-healthcare.org/ https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives/topic/Access-to-Health-Services How technology benefits patient care?  What happens when technology is absent?  Does technology increase the cost of care?  Does technology increase the quality of care? We often hear that Canada offers healthcare to almost all of its citizens and the citizens never have to pay when they seek preventive care.  This is …

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After reading about the Civil Rights and Women’s Liberation movements, you should have a solid understanding of women’s and African Americans’ critiques of the “American Dream” in the 1950s and 1960s, as well as the context of the Cold War that helped launch both movements. For this thread, I’d like you to choose either women’s …

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1950s post-war life.   Some people see it as the epitome as the American Dream (e.g., the availability of jobs, new suburban housing, and an overall feeling of national prosperity), while others critique it for promoting rigid gender roles, mindless consumption, deepening racial divides and limiting economic opportunities for minorities. Either way, May’s historical analysis shows …

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For this particular thread,   please locate and post an advertisement that you think lends itself to a discussion/analysis of the ways in which women’s (and other) bodies are enlisted to promote the beauty ideal and corporate capitalism, consumption, etc.  Briefly tell us where you found the ad and who you think is its target …

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