SOC 412 Topic 5 DQ 1 and 2

SOC 412 Topic 5 DQ 1 and 2

SOC 412 Topic 5 DQ 1 and 2

Topic 5 DQ 1

Describe how modern-day culture is viewed by the American-born religion you selected for your essay outline. How important do you think it is for a religion to be a part of the culture?

Topic 5 DQ 2

Access the “American-Born Religions Chart.” Complete the chart and post to the Discussion Forum as an attachment. State the most surprising finding you discovered about the American-born religion and explain why it is surprising. Access at least three other classmates’ charts and comment on their findings.


SOC 412 Topic 5 American-Born Religions: Outline and Annotated Bibliography

Create an outline of 350-500 words for an essay on American-born religions. Choose one American-born religion to analyze. Include the following:

  1. Provide a sociohistorical analysis of that religion.
  2. Use the sociology of religion paradigm to analyze the American-born religion.
  3. Summarize that religion’s impact on American society.
  4. Describe whether or not the religion reflects a Christian worldview. Explain why.

Include an Annotated Bibliography section with at least 10 sources, formatted in APA.

Refer to the resource, “Preparing Annotated Bibliographies,” located in the Student Success Center, for additional guidance on completing this assignment in the appropriate style, referring to the indicative annotation protocol.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.