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Sociology and Sociological and Global Perspectives Defined

Sociology and Sociological and Global Perspectives Defined

Author: Sadie Pendaz
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This lesson will define sociology and delineate the basic components of the sociological perspective. The benefits of the sociological and global perspectives will be discussed.

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TERMS TO KNOW
  • Sociology

    The scientific study of society and of the social behavior of people in groups.

  • ​Sociological Perspective

    Finding general patterns out of details from particular people's lives.

  • ​Benefits of the Sociological Perspective

    ​The four benefits of the sociological perspective are: challenges familiar understandings, recognizes the constraints individuals face, enables more informed civic participation, appreciates human diversity.

  • ​Global Perspective

    A look at an individual society with respect to the larger global system.