Understanding social Problem


There are five questions to be answered in their entirety. Please use the book as reference. the image of the book will be uploaded.

  1. List and define the five elements of culture. For each element, explain how it contributes to social problems and give examples to illustrate your explanations.

2. What are the physical, psychological, economic and marital consequences of intimate partner violence? How does witnessing intimate partner violence affect children? Describe the problems associated with corporal punishment.

3. Describe how the three sociological theories explain illness and healthcare. Give specific examples to illustrate your explanations.

4. List and explain four welfare myths and their realities.

5. Explain the differences between the three major theoretical perspectives in sociology (structural-functionalism, conflict theory, and symbolic interactionism) in their view of social problems.

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