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Erving Goffman's Dramaturgical Approach to Human Interaction
A 7 page research paper that discusses Erving Goffman, one of the twentieth century's most influential sociologists, who developed and supported a dramaturgically oriented approach to explaining the world of human interaction and behavior (De Boer, 1994). This approach to sociology holds promise in regards to both understanding the nature of human behavior in everyday life and also in regards to utilizing this perspective within the context of cultural and art experiences that are designed to have a positive impact on public participation in the arts. Bibliography lists 9 sources.
History of Aging
A 3 page research paper that briefly explores t he history of aging, discussing the age considered to be "old," as well as such factors as retirement trends. The writer also discusses the increase in the older population how this might impact the plans of a student planning to teach sociology at the community college level. Bibliography lists 3 sources.
Self-esteem and self-concept have always been controversial in the fields of psychology and sociology but the self became an accepted concept in the 1960s and has grown greatly since then. This paper discusses narcissism versus positive self-esteem, self-concept maintenance theories, and it applies these theories to a case study. There are five sources listed in the bibliography of this five page paper.
Soundgarden's Black Hole Sun: A Sociology Paper
Within four pages, symbolic interactionism is looked at with the music video for Soundgarden's Black Hole Sun as an example. There are two references included.
Sociology Religion Identity
Durkheim, Weber, and Marx were the first sociologists to discuss religion and identity. Their theories are still used today as a basis for different research topics. This essay discusses the relationship between religion and identity.