Complete both parts of this worksheet.
Part 1 – Social Roles and Status
Complete the following matrix by answering each in one or two sentences.
Part 2 – Reflection
After completing the activity above, answer the following questions in 75 to 150 words each:
- What is social interaction? What are the elements of social structures? How does this apply to the activity you just completed?
- What are the functions of social institutions? How do you see this applied in your life?
- What influence does mass media have? Frame your answer using sociological perspectives.
- What is social control? How is social control enforced? What are the different sociological perspectives on deviance?