Focus of the Research Paper
Select one social institution (family, health-care, religion, education, mass media, political, or economic) as defined in the text. Using the three Sociological theories listed in chapter one of the text (Functionalism, Conflict, and Interactionism), evaluate the impact of each theory on the selected institution.
In your paper address the following elements:
- How does each theory apply to the selected sociological institution? What are the similarities? What are the differences?
- How does each theory affect the views of the individual who is part of the institution?
- How does each theory affect the approach to social change within the selected institution?
- Within the Sociological institution selected, how does each theory affect the views of society?
Writing the Research Paper
The Research Paper:
? Must be five-to-eight double-spaced pages in length and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the approved style guide.
? Must include a cover page that includes:
? Title of paper
? Student?s name
? Course name and number
? Instructor?s name
? Date submitted
? Must include an introductory paragraph with a succinct thesis statement.
? Must address the topic of the paper with critical thought.
? Must conclude with a restatement of the thesis and a conclusion paragraph.
? Must use APA style as outlined in the approved style guide to document all sources.
? Must include, on the final page, a Reference List that is completed according to APA style as outlined in the approved style guide.
Research must include the course text and at least three other relevant, academically researched sources. (This excludes sources similar to and including Wikipedia). The quality of the research sources will have a significant impact on the quality of the information presented in the paper. Recourses may include the textbook, article from the Ashford Online Library and a valid academic article.
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