Current Events Essay


Provide a sociological analysis of an event cited in a news article- State a clear
thesis/argument- The article can be about anything so long as it relates to couse
content- In the essay, you are expected to frame you analysis using one theory of
deviance and integrate at least three couse concepts. For example, you could borrow
Merton’s Structual Strain theory to analyze the Civil Rights Movement- In you
analysis, you might choose to use and define the concepts of norms, anomie, and
innovation- in order to articulate you argument (No, you may not use this example for
your paper)-