tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:/posts Sociology in ACTION 2019-12-10T15:38:45Z Sociology in Action tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1487443 2019-12-10T15:37:28Z 2019-12-10T15:38:45Z We Need To Talk About An Injustice. As you watch this video, think about all we have learned regarding mass incarceration and racial inequities in the USA. How will this talk inform your writing of the letter to an incarcerated youth? How will you take action?

 

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1485172 2019-12-03T16:01:41Z 2019-12-03T16:01:41Z Juvenile in Justice - Richard Ross
Your assignment:
  1. Where is the youth being housed/held?

  2. What is the age of the offender? Connection to ACE points?

  3. What was the offense?

  4. What is the most interesting detail (visual or in the text) and why?


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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1129526 2019-11-15T15:40:16Z 2019-11-15T15:40:18Z The Prison-Industrial Complex

Our goal: quote and cite a reputable source (not opinion-based) that either supports or refutes the slides in this artistic response to mass incarceration. Please be prepared to explain the slide IYOW (in your own words).

The Prison Industrial Complex from Spiro Bolos

The music video:

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1477238 2019-11-13T17:20:28Z 2019-11-13T19:40:32Z What Mistake Have You Made?

CLICK ON THIS SENTENCE TO UPLOAD YOUR FILE (.jpg or .png, only)

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1135772 2019-11-11T16:11:54Z 2019-11-11T18:40:46Z #Cut50 Movement
Ending mass incarceration has become a TRANS-partisan issue.

Class activity: INTERACTIVE GRAPHIC

Your assignment: Print your results and give a rationale for your cuts.
  • Use the sliders on the linked web page to reduce the percentage of people in state prisons by 50%
  • Print the results (either the entire web page or try to screen shot your work)
  • Finally, write a short paragraph that explains how you made all of your choices
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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1475050 2019-11-08T02:53:11Z 2019-11-08T02:53:11Z Mass Incarceration: The New Jim Crow

Mass Incarceration from Spiro Bolos

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1472718 2019-11-01T18:07:28Z 2019-11-01T18:07:29Z Factors Influencing Family Wealth (not income)

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1471481 2019-10-29T15:47:48Z 2019-10-29T15:47:48Z White Fragility excerpt part II
  1. How is what the author terms, "white supremacy" an example of "tyranny of the majority"?
  2. Do you believe that Millennials are less racist than their older generation counterparts? Why or why not?

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1471123 2019-10-28T19:03:07Z 2019-10-29T15:21:30Z Class notes on Racism 10.28.19 ]]> Anne Twadell tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1469720 2019-10-24T18:24:07Z 2019-10-24T18:26:21Z White Fragility (excerpt)

Please read and annotate. How does the author define (and distinguish between) the following terms:

1.       Prejudice?

2.       Discrimination?

3.       Racism?

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1469390 2019-10-23T18:34:33Z 2019-10-24T16:09:25Z Ten Things Everyone Should Know About Race

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1469343 2019-10-23T17:15:51Z 2019-10-23T17:15:51Z What is Lynching?

You may have read or heard about this tweet in the news recently. Why has the President's tweet caused controversy?

Here are a couple of recent interviews with Bryan Stevenson to help explain the history of this word:


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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1467104 2019-10-17T19:22:55Z 2019-10-17T19:22:56Z Media Literacy notes 10.17 ]]> Anne Twadell tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1466730 2019-10-16T14:57:19Z 2019-10-16T14:57:20Z Key Terms and Concepts ]]> Spiro Bolos tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1466628 2019-10-15T23:54:26Z 2019-10-15T23:55:22Z Examples of Symbols
Due tomorrow!
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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1466534 2019-10-15T19:50:01Z 2019-10-15T19:50:01Z Comparing Sociological Perspectives

 

 

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1464078 2019-10-08T16:51:22Z 2019-10-08T16:51:22Z Sociological Perspectives 10.8.19

 

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1463824 2019-10-07T18:28:15Z 2019-10-07T18:28:15Z Class Notes intro unit 10.7.19

 

 

 

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1459742 2019-09-26T16:56:54Z 2019-09-26T18:10:49Z GATTACA Study Guide and Deviance Chapter

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1458631 2019-09-23T17:23:26Z 2019-09-23T17:23:27Z Sociological Mindfulness - Questions due 9/24

 

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1457215 2019-09-19T19:12:06Z 2019-09-19T22:46:22Z Sociological Mindfulness:

Read & Annotate for hmwk due 9/20

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1456358 2019-09-17T17:20:32Z 2019-09-17T17:20:32Z Intro to sociology notes 9/17

For assignment due 9/19

James Nare notesSent from my iPhone

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1454579 2019-09-12T18:45:22Z 2019-09-13T20:19:54Z A Sociological Quiz, class notes 9.12.19

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1453863 2019-09-10T16:33:11Z 2019-09-10T16:33:11Z Questions...About America


And in preparation...

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1452546 2019-09-06T18:40:40Z 2019-09-06T18:40:40Z The Nacirema notes ]]> Anne Twadell tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1451964 2019-09-05T01:55:53Z 2019-09-05T01:55:53Z Norm breaking Project notes, due 9/12

Be detailed in your written responses.

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1451755 2019-09-04T13:38:43Z 2019-09-04T15:47:23Z "Body Ritual Among the Nacirema" due 9/5/19

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1451622 2019-09-04T02:17:00Z 2019-09-04T15:46:17Z Norm-Breaking
Stumped as to which norm to break, consider the classic concept of "civil inattention".
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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1318303 2019-08-29T15:55:17Z 2019-08-29T15:55:18Z Norms: Folkways, Mores, Taboos, and Laws

Please read and annotate:

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tag:sia.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1449539 2019-08-28T16:42:40Z 2019-08-28T16:42:40Z Class Discussion ]]> Spiro Bolos