Families and Education
For this assignment we are going to think about the study of families in US Society.The word family written in handwriting.
Identify and analyze a specific social issue or problem that has impacted families and education during the past year (poverty, job loss, health, education etc).
Begin by explaining how the each of the main sociological perspectives (Structural Functionalism, Conflict Theory, and Symbolic Interactionism) explain the purpose of the family and education in society.
Next identify your specific topic. Is it a social issue or social problem? If it is a social problem, what social group has determined that it is a problem? Which sociological perspective do you think best explains the issue/problem?
Be sure to provide a clear, well structured paper that follows APA writing conventions.