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Aqa sociology unit 4 crime & deviance- january 27th 2012 !!!!!!!

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    in any 33 marker essay put Stucutaction theory (Giddens), P.M, and dont forget methods!!! this will help you gain ao2 marks (analysis)
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    if your not sure what to write just write my suggestion above
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    What do people think will come up for the theory? I've got good hope it will be Functionalism- (I really hope so!) Stressing so much ha. Realism? Can anyone give me a brief description? All I can think is my teacher saying 'get real' haha. How likely for is sociology a science to come up?
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    Guys my teacher said that sociology as a science came up last year or something so he doubts it will be coming up, i am soo nervous for this exam its true soo much to learn and i had biology yesterday which took up every single brain cell so hmmm im screwed :|
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    (Original post by sarahbee1)
    What do people think will come up for the theory? I've got good hope it will be Functionalism- (I really hope so!) Stressing so much ha. Realism? Can anyone give me a brief description? All I can think is my teacher saying 'get real' haha. How likely for is sociology a science to come up?
    sociology as a science may come but not very likely as it already came in our spec paper...

    with realism you talk about RR and LR... differences between them... how the believe crime should be controlled... suggestions for why crime is committed etc.. i think this will be a straight forward essay question
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    (Original post by Acharya1)
    Guys my teacher said that sociology as a science came up last year or something so he doubts it will be coming up, i am soo nervous for this exam its true soo much to learn and i had biology yesterday which took up every single brain cell so hmmm im screwed :|
    same how did you find it?
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    OK, so possiblities:

    Crime and Deviance:
    Globalisation
    Realism
    Labelling Theory
    Suicide
    Chivalry Thesis

    Methods in Context:
    ?? not sure

    33 Marker:
    Sociology as a science??
    theory - Functionalism, Marxism etc

    Does anyone think Suicide may come up?? my teacher is saying it might as it has never come up before
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    suicide may come up in either c+d section or method in context
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    (Original post by majik123)
    sociology as a science may come but not very likely as it already came in our spec paper...

    with realism you talk about RR and LR... differences between them... how the believe crime should be controlled... suggestions for why crime is committed etc.. i think this will be a straight forward essay question
    Okay thanks but just because it came up in a spec surely it doesn't cancel out the fact it may re-appear? I'm most worried about the 33 marker. The theory and methods is ok cause using the item isn't always bad and you add in your own knowledge obviously

    So, theorists- functionalism- Parsons, Durkheim, Murdock Douglas (suicide) wilmott and young? Poss. Feminist-Oakley,Mirlees Black (if referring to dom. Violence?) Marxist-Marx who else?! Ohdear gone blank. So annoying cause I've revised for weeks but there's so much to learn!!
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    (Original post by LCT1000)
    OK, so possiblities:

    Crime and Deviance:
    Globalisation
    Realism
    Labelling Theory
    Suicide
    Chivalry Thesis

    Methods in Context:
    ?? not sure

    33 Marker:
    Sociology as a science??
    theory - Functionalism, Marxism etc

    Does anyone think Suicide may come up?? my teacher is saying it might as it has never come up before
    dont forget age and crime may come up in c+d!!
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    what is marx's theory on alienation??
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    I'm really just hoping that the student room isn't representative of the nation when it comes to sociology because you guys seem to know so much..
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    has anyone been told what is gonna come in the exam 2mrrw morning
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    (Original post by majik123)
    what is marx's theory on alienation??
    This is how workers are separated from forces of production and have no control or say
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    for anyone who thinks globalisation is going to come up... dont think it will as it already has come up in the previous papers!!
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    (Original post by pearls)
    this is how workers are separated from forces of production and have no control or say
    thankyou!!
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    what does merton (functionalist) argue?.. does he just criticise parsons?
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    (Original post by majik123)
    what does merton (functionalist) argue?.. does he just criticise parsons?
    Merton criticises parsons yh but u use his study in crime and deviance part
    hes a functionalist who developed durkheims theory on anomie and talked about the strain theory and how theres 5 diff forms of behaviour
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    (Original post by angel2013)
    Merton criticises parsons yh but u use his study in crime and deviance part
    hes a functionalist who developed durkheims theory on anomie and talked about the strain theory and how theres 5 diff forms of behaviour
    thats not going to come up in the c+d section... might only come in the t+m... Thankyou anyway!!
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    (Original post by majik123)
    thats not going to come up in the c+d section... might only come in the t+m... Thankyou anyway!!
    why has it come up before? its k

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