Sociology

  • Use structural-functionalism to explain the role of the institution of education in American society. In other words, explain how education benefits everyone equally and also benefits society as a whole.
  • How does this compare or contrast from the understanding of education from a social conflict perspective?
    • Who benefits more according to this view?
    • How does this benefit connect to family, race, and class?
  • For you, which approach is more persuasive? Why?

Submit a paper of 2–3 pages that addresses the above questions.

Make sure that your Individual Project includes references, using APA formatting standards.