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Functionalism

Some useful background reading for use as a flipped resource for the lesson can be found here:...

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Is Sociology a Science?

‘Is Sociology a Science?’ has been a popular past question for all major exam boar...

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Looking Glass Self

A key idea that contributed to the development of Symbolic Interactionism is the work of the S...

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Marxism

The lesson could begin by asking students to write down everything they think they already kno...

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Modernity

Slide two on the following presentation gives a good overview of key ideas in relation to mode...

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Postmodernism

Prior to the lesson, ask students to watch the following video and write down the key ideas as...

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Research Speed-Dating

The idea for a speed dating type session came from this blog post see link below:

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Symbolic Interactionism

This is a clear overview of a perspective students often find tricky; and in particular the tr...

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The Enlightenment

An important precursor to modernity was The Enlightenment. The Open University has a wide rang...

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Value Freedom

In 2009, the media extensively covered a debate as to whether the BBC should allow the BNP to ...

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