A large group of people who interact on a regular basis and share a common culture make up a society. Throughout history we have had three broad types of societies. We will look at those this week.
Below are maps that cover power-distance and avoidance uncertainity, two of the measures discussed in the Outliers chapter for this week.
Before Nov 2
-Read Outliers, Chp 7 An Ethnic Theory of Plane Crashes
-Take notes on Chp 7. Write down 1-2 examples from the story of the Korean pilots for each of the sociological perspectives: Functional, Conflict, Symbolic-Interaction
–Read Our Geography, Ourselves by Robert Saplosky
– Write two summary paragraphs, one for each reading. Continue using the template