SOC 436 Topic 2 Power in America

SOC 436 Topic 2 Power in America

SOC 436 Topic 2 Power in America

Complete the “Power in America” worksheet by conducting research and addressing the questions that follow. You will also utilize your textbook for this assignment. Provide a minimum of three to five scholarly sources to support your content.
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Topic 2 Discussion Question 1

Which stratification principle (race, gender, class) has the greatest power? Explain and support your answer with research.

 Topic 2 Discussion Question 2

Identify an issue related to voter turnout in the United States and how it contributes to stratification. Support your answer with peer reviewed journal articles. What strategies could be implemented to increase voter turnout in an effort to impact current political inequality? Explain.

Topic 3 Discussion Question 1

In American society, what would happen if all of the wealth were equally distributed among its citizens? How would this equal economic distribution affect education, healthcare, jobs? Defend your answer. 

Topic 3 Discussion Question 2

List three consequences to the affordable housing crisis and identify at least one social problem related.