SOCS 350N Week 5 Discussion Question 1 & 2 → Spring 2017
Do a Library search for an article called Strain Theory from Encyclopedia of Race and Crime . This article talks about the kinds of responses that one might expect when the "normal" legitimate means to acquiring the "good" stuF in life is blocked. The block can be deliberate or the result of social structure.
The Glass Ceiling
We often hear about the "glass ceiling." Does it exist? Are there invisible barriers to advancement that impact some groups more than others? Use examples from the course reading to support your points, and feel free to share your own experiences with the glass ceiling.t advice would you have for any individual who exhibits these responses?