Using material from item a and elsewhere, assess the view eg that ethnic differences in crime rates are the result of the ways in which the criminal justice system operates 21 marks. Sociologist william f ogburn coined the term culture lag to refer to this time that elapses between when a new item of material culture is introduced and when it becomes an accepted part of nonmaterial culture (ogburn 1957. 'using material from item b and elsewhere assess the role of the education system in transmitting norms and values' [30 marks] (or something along those lines i can't really remember word for word because it was a little while ago now.
Using material from item a and elsewhere assess the contribution of functionalism to our understanding of the role of education functionalism is based on the view that society is a system of interdependent parts held together by a shared culture or value consensus (agreement) amongst individuals as. The last element of culture is the artifacts, or material objects, that constitute a society's material culture in the most simple societies, artifacts are largely limited to a few tools, the huts people live in, and the clothing they wear. Applying material from item b and your knowledge of research methods, evaluate the strengths and limitations of using close ‐ range observations over an 18 month time frame to investigate. A2 sociology is a continuation of the as and adds to your knowledge and builds on the skills you have already developed this handbook should be used in conjunction with your as course handbook, as a guide to the subject, the facilities and the resources available to you.
Sociology scly2- aqa gce mark scheme 2009 june series 6 04 using material from item a and elsewhere, assess the claim that 'the main function of education is to maintain a value consensus in society' (item a, lines 7 - 8. Using material from item a and elsewhere, assess the usefulness of different sociological approaches to suicide there are many different sociological views which approach suicide positivists think that suicide can be explained through officical statistics and there are distinct reasons for every suicide. Paper 2 - 120 minutes section 1 - families and households section 2 - beliefs in society 10 marks (using material from the item analyse 2. Using material from item b and elsewhere, assess the strengths and limitations of one of the following methods for investigating anti-school subcultures: either group interviews or non-participant observation. 03 methods in context using item and material from elsewhere, assess eg the strengths and limitations of unstructured interviews as a means of investigating victims of crime 15 marks item c, and identify the 'hooks', clues.
Sociology topic 6 'using material from item a assess sociological explanations of gender inequality in todays society' in the last 30 years women in the uk working has risen to 2 45 million whereas men working has risen by 0 5 million. Using material from item a and elsewhere, assess the view that, while the church of england is declining, other religions and spiritual movements are flourishing (18 marks) assess the view that, for minority ethnic groups, the practise of religion and membership of religious groups is mainly a form of cultural defence. As sociology unit 1 families and households examine sociological views of the ways in which laws and government using the material from item b and elsewhere.
Using material from item b and elsewhere, assess sociological explanations of gender differences in the patterns of crime (30 marks) item b according to crime statistics, men are more likely than women to commit crime. Wjec eduqas gce a level in sociology using the item and sociological knowledge, using material from the item and sociological knowledge,. Applying material from item a, analyse two reasons why right realist approaches to crime and deviance might 'achieve control but not justice' (10 marks) 4.
Using material from item a and elsewhere, assess the usefulness of functionalist approaches in explaining crime (21 marks) in reference to item a functionalism is a consensus theory, stating that in society we are governed by a value consensus that we all share. Home a level and ib sociology using material from item c and elsewhere, assess the view that selection and presentation of the news 'is inevitably partial and biased' using material from item c and elsewhere, assess the view that selection and presentation of the news 'is inevitably partial and biased. Using material from item b and elsewhere, assess sociological explanations of ethnic differences in offending and victimisation according to official statistics there are significant ethnic differences in the likelihood of being involved in the criminal justice system.
Using material from item 2b and elsewhere, assess the view that the traditional functions of the family have been undermined by increased family diversity [24 marks. Using material from item 2b and elsewhere, assess the contribution of feminist sociologists to an understanding of family roles and relationships (24 marks) january 2011. Material culture refers to the physical objects, resources, and spaces that people use to define their culture these include homes, neighborhoods, cities, schools.