AICE Sociology A Level

INformation

Writing Guides and Handouts

Writing an A Level Essay

Theme 1: Sociology of Education

Sociologists look at education as an institution and as a process of interaction. The focus is on the influence of education on the larger society and the influence of educational systems on individual behaviors and identities.

Broad Readings

Sociological Perspectives on Education

Links

American Sociological Association Journal of the Sociology of Education

Research and Theory Behind the Sociology of Education

Section 1: Theories about the role of Education

Theme 2: Global Development and Inequality

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This document offers an alternative to the mostly Eurocentric models of global development.

The Media

Religion

Review Information

A great review of the Social Construction of Reality