Perhaps typically for business students who are obligated to complete social science courses alongside their core major courses in management, marketing, finance and accounting, it takes much effort on the part of the professor to engage students in debate and discussion of sociological concepts
that seem unrelated to their "real life" future careers.
Participants in the LTI Seminar "The Diversity Institute" will explore the key sociological concepts
that under gird racism and prejudice, their origins and proven methods of prejudice interruption.
Charismatic Authority never just applies sociological concepts
to the texts, but at the same time, it does not shy away from hard concepts and, when appropriate, discipline-specific language.
Health in Australia: Sociological Concepts
and Issues, 2nd Edition, Sydney, Longman, 1999
We have disarmed and desensitized ourselves through the ease of distant witnessing (media[ted] violence and accepting as settled sociological concepts
(nation-state, Islamic fundamentalism, family, tribe) and categories of experience as knowledge.
The distinctive characteristic of his present book is the application of economic and sociological concepts
to a time and place far removed from his previous investigations.
The author's appropriation and application of the sociological concepts
of subculture and counterculture is particularly pertinent to the topic.
In "Theoretical perspectives," Kieran Flanagan criticizes the misuse of sociological concepts
by theologians and offers a fiery apologetic for a quite traditional Roman Catholicism.
Tonnies' concepts of Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft, Pappenheim argues, are sociological concepts
which focus on society as an historical process, and are thus of great value to one who wants to explain the relationship between society and the forces of alienation.
It contains vignettes that follow individuals through their career, from aspects that influenced their choice of major to their present position and future plans, as well as the rewards and realities of their work, challenges and frustrations, and sociological concepts
and theories they use in their work, with some discussion of a typical workday or work week and strategies used to get their positions.
also uses traditional sociological concepts
to analyze what is going on in the global church since Vatican II--concepts such as the routinization of charisma, amnesia and anamnesis, desacralization, and public piety versus personal spirituality.
The bulk of the chapters focus on specific subcultures--spiritual music, popular song, jazz, heavy metal, rap, hardcore, ska, indie rock, straight-edge, folk music, taqwacore, Latino music, race records, jamband communities, and others--and their relationships to social change and activism, identity, authenticity, ritual, meaning, racism, the concept of art, religion, and other sociological concepts