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November 17, 2007

Racism in sports

Here is an interesting clip that talks about racism in sports. The clip is about racism in Europe; yeah it happens everywhere.


1960 civil rights movement

This clip we watched week nine for Social Movements.


Anomie I Ain't Ever Satisfied

Here is the video that illistrates Durkhiem's theory of Anomie. Durkheim defined the term anomie as a condition where social and/or moral norms are confused, unclear, or simply not present. Durkheim felt that this lack of norms--or preaccepted limits on behavior in a society--led to deviant behavior.

Anomie = Lack of Regulation / Breakdown of Norms