beings are confronted everyday with something that affects what they choose
to wear, eat, do, who they choose to marry and befriend, etc. This something
is society. Sociologists explore scientifically how humans are influenced
and influence society.
• Why do we ask people how they are without really caring about
• Why do we ride elevators facing the door?
Is it For Me?
is a subject that is useful for any field you may want to go into, because
it provides you with a new way to look at the world. Taking a sociology
class is not something you can regret!
Do Sociologists Study?
possibilities are endless! Here are just a few: race/ethnicity, culture,
deviance, social institutions, social problems, gender, education, socialization,
globalization, researcg methods, the community, marriage & family, population, sexuality,
religion, health, social problems, and social change.