Sociological issues are issues that a large part of society feel are wrong or problematic. Examples include issues that everyone view as a problem, like murder, and those that some may disagree on, like smoking in public... More »

Like many other world religions, one of the main issues that Judaism faces is dwindling membership. There are many reasons cited for this decline, but Jewish leaders and scholars agree that it has to do with the evolutio... More »

In 2014, one debated issue in the Philippines is preparing for possible power shortages in 2015. China's historical land claim to the oil rich Scarborough Shoal is another issue in the Philippines in 2014. More »

Some examples of sociological imagination are the ability to see things interactively, an understanding of how personal issues are connected to public issues and a comprehension of knowledge that is outside of the daily ... More »

The basic concepts of sociology revolve around the patterns of human behavior that sociology looks to study: society and culture, ways in which individuals and groups interact and the factors which influence an individua... More »

The structuralist paradigm or structural fundamentalism model views society as being essentially balanced. The structuralist paradigm examines how all the components and institutions of a society work together to create ... More » World View Social Sciences

One example of sociological imagination is for a person to imagine he is living several hundred years earlier, and how that changes his perspective about present-day life. Another example is for a person to imagine he li... More » World View Social Sciences