• Sociology
    INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY COURSE CODE: SOC 101 COURSE TITLE: Introduction to Sociology COURSE DESCRIPTION: This foundational course introduces students to the nature of sociology, the development of the discipline (both internationally and within the Caribbean). It focuses on career options...
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  • How Would You Characterise the Contemporary Caribbean, Taking Into Consideration the Issues of Inequality, Multi-Culturalism and Poverty.
    Question: How would you characterise the contemporary Caribbean, taking into consideration the issues of inequality, multi-culturalism and poverty. Often enough the Caribbean is portrayed as the untouched paradise, with its’ crystallised waters, hidden getaways and lavish landscapes with enriched...
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  • CAPE syllabus
    CARIBBEAN EXAMINATIONS COUNCIL Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination® CAPE® SOCIOLOGY SYLLABUS Effective for examinations from May–June 2014 CXC A27/U2/13 Published by the Caribbean Examinations Council All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in...
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  • Sociology
    Welcome to Cape Sociology This website originated out of the need for students to gain deeper understanding of cape sociology, without being daunted by the seemingly insurmountable loads of theories and theorists. We trust that with this interactive tool, students and teachers alike would benefit, by...
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  • Conclusion for I
    C OUN CIL REPORT ON CANDIDATES’ WORK IN THE CARIBBEAN ADVANCED PROFICIENCY EXAMINATION MAY/JUNE 2008 SOCIOLOGY Copyright © 2008 Caribbean Examinations Council ® St Michael, Barbados All rights reserved 2 CARIBBEAN STUDIES CARIBBEAN ADVANCED PROFICIENCY EXAMINATION MAY/JUNE 2008 ...
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  • Plantation Society and Creolization
    ‘self-image is the key to human personality and human behaviour. Change the self image and you change the personality and the behaviour. (Maxwell Maltz) Sociology is a systematic way of studying the social world. It seeks to discover the causes and effects of intercommunication and interaction that in social...
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  • Social Order
    Discuss the role of primary and secondary groups in the maintenance of social order and the emergence of deviance in Caribbean societies. Through the evolution of sociology as a discipline, several ‘big questions’ have dominated discourse in the subject. Such questions surround how social order is...
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  • Economics
    useful is the micro and macro- study to sociology in understanding the Caribbean society. Micro sociology is one of the main branches (or focuses) of sociology, concerning the nature of everyday human social interactions and agency on a small scale. Micro sociology is based on interpretative analysis...
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  • Caribbean Studies Essay
    Colour and Ethnic affiliation play in Caribbean Society and Culture Subject: Caribbean Studies ...
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  • Fertility Control
    the Caribbean”. Critically assess the above statement in relation to any two named countries. To begin, firstly fertility or fertility rate must first be understood. Fertility rate is “the actual level of childbearing of an individual or population.” (Oxford Dictionary of Sociology, pg....
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  • Globalisation
    that will continue to shape the future of most nations (Andersen, Taylor, 2011 p.230). Since societies and social groups had been studied in the Caribbean by sociologists, they had noticed that one’s culture, race, beliefs, traditions, and many more aspects, have been somewhere similar in many other...
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  • Longitudinal Studies
    observational study which involves repeated observations over long periods of time, sometimes even decades. Longitudinal studies are often used in Sociology to observe changes in life times or through generations. Longitudinal studies can also be used to study change in the lives of organisations and institutions...
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  • Essay Assignment
    Sociology Due date: June 10 – June 13, 2013 Q. Deviant social behaviour is best explained by changes in the society’s value system and not failures of the primary agents of socialization. Evaluate this statement. Due Date: July 2 – July 5, 2013 Q. Globalization has rendered irrelevant the Caribbean...
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  • Family Life Cycle
    would be able to reminisce about the "old days," catch up on the lost years and provide comfort to each other at the present time. Throughout the Caribbean these development stages are observed especially within the labor market. In Trinidad and Tobago for instance we have strict labor laws, a child under...
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  • social stratication
    the View that the system of social stratification developed in the Pre-emancipation period remains largely unchanged in the Caribbean today. Social Stratification can be defined as “a particular form of social inequality. It refers to the presence of social groups which are...
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  • Changing Patterns in Social Stratfication in the Caribbean
    Cape Sociology Unit 1 Sharisse Crick/2012 Changing Patterns in Caribbean Stratification The patterns of stratification which existed and continues to exist in the Caribbean can be traced to the history of the region. Groups who are similar with respect to ethnicity, race, education and status...
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  • Sociology for Caribbean Students by Naseer Mustapha
    Sociology for Caribbean Students NASSER MUSTAPHA P Ian Randle Publisher R nLntou • ,Minrni First published in Jamaica, 2009 by an Randle Publishers II Cunningham Avenue tons 686 Kingston 6 w W v.. unrandlcpublishers.con 9 2009, Nasser Musrapha Revised in 2009 National Library afJamaica...
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  • Plantation Society and Creole Society
    Plantation Society and Creole Society There is a vast range of cultural diversity in the Caribbean today. In this paper, I would be discussing the similarities and differences found between the plantation society model and the Creole society model. The plantation model was developed in the late 1960’s...
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  • Ethnicity Sociology
    Sociology of Education Unit 04 What patterns of achievement are there for students of different ethnicities? Learning targets: Different ethnic groups appear to have differing levels of achievement in school. Overall, the ethnicities of attainment are White, Chinese...
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  • Is There a Problem with Inequality in British Schools?
    expectation of achieving than girls did. However, recent studies have suggested this has now reversed. For example: Social trends 1999 (cited in Sociology, a global introduction, page 644) states that “In 1970-71 males outnumbered females in higher education by at least 2:1; by 1996-97 females outnumbered...
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