Identify and explain contents and value of sociological research.

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Sociology is one of the most interesting fields of study, because it deals with people and cultures. The content of sociology, then, consists of various theories and approaches to gain a better understanding of culture. In other words, it enables a person to see beneath the surface to examine the...

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Sociology is one of the most interesting fields of study, because it deals with people and cultures. The content of sociology, then, consists of various theories and approaches to gain a better understanding of culture. In other words, it enables a person to see beneath the surface to examine the various dynamics that exist in society. For example, how does religion work? Who stands to gain in religion? Why do certain religions grow and other do not? Or we can shift directions and talk about other things such as consumer culture and why it thrives? I think you are able to see the point. The value of sociology is that it gives a person better into the society in which they live. See links below on examples of sociological theory. The first link concerns a sociology of common sense in culture. The second link concerns social structures and categories of thought. The final link concerns power and the church.

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