600 700 sociological essay mla form about social norms – exclusivewritings.com
You will have a choice of two essay possibilities for this next week. Please choose one of the following two:
****FIRST POSSIBILITY: EVALUATION OF A SOCIAL NORM****
This writing assignment asks you to identify some kind of social norm and then examine that norm based on the criteria we talked about during lecture. Here are those criteria:
1. To what extent is the norm known and recognized?
2. What is the mode of transmission? How do we learn about the norm?
3. How much and how often do we conform to the norm?
4. Does the norm apply equally to all groups?
5. Is the norm severely or lightly enforced?
6. What is the mode and consistency of enforcement?
Please be clear about what specific norm you have identified and examine the norm along each of those six criteria. Your write up should be between 600-700 words.
****SECOND POSSIBILITY: EMERGING SOCIAL NORMS ****
What new social norms have emerged as a result of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic?
Please identify at least two of them and describe how these new social norms affect our everyday lives.
Do you think these new social norms will continue into the future? Why or why not?
Your write up should be between 600-700 words.