Literature Review: Inequality Based on Sexual Orientation

Literature Review: Inequality Based on Sexual Orientation Throughout the world, it is impossible to ignore the fact that many people currently face serious cases of discrimination based on what they beilive in, for instance, sexual orientation. Lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transsexuals (LGBT), often face acute discrimination in most parts of the world. Studies have been conducted in sociological realms to look into this problem. This review assesses how such sociological studies tackle social problems such as LGBT discrimination. Additionally, it seeks to formulate a research question from the analysis to inform the final research essay, coming up at the tail end the course. Summaries In the article by Cronin &…
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Ethical Research Standards

Ethical research Standards The need to expand knowledge scope through research is becoming a trend within the scholarly realm. Both students and field experts are continuously doing sociological research talking to people, interviewing them, seeking their opinions, asking them to fill questionnaires and surveys as well as collecting both qualitative and quantitative data. Although the concept of research has been in existence from classical times, modern research emphasizes ethical standards. Current research ethics act as guidelines to govern the criterion for sociological research. Any research that involves human beings needs to adhere to strict ethical standards to protect the identity of subjects. Failure to stick to ethical considerations may result…
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Inequality based on sexual orientation

Inequality Based on Sexual Orientation In the current era, it is tough to overrule the fact that many people face discrimination mainly gay men and lesbians throughout the world; some countries even consider the act as taboo. The preceding research assessment focuses on discussing how social problems are handled in sociology. Additionally, the paper will apply sociological methods used in research analysis efficiently applying qualitative, quantitative, primary, and secondary data to conclude increasing cases of sexual discrimination. As per the premier review journal by Cronin & King (2010), the primary focus of attention is on exploring the diversity of power, inequality, and identifying the inter-sectionality that exists amongst mature LGB…
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Wikipedia in Academic Work

Wikipedia in Academic Work Topic Wikipedia, being an unreliable and invalid source of academic and scholarly research, can be a positive and a negative in the public sphere. Since the site is easily edited to state whatever the author chooses, how does this marginalize the manner in which this, or other, sites can be utilized for source material? In what way should a researcher go about gathering information for an academic work? Why is it imperative that source material for academic writing be verifiably reliable and valid? Wikipedia is a website that bears a variety of information posted by different people. It has become an unreliable and invalid source of…
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COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS

Comparative Analysis             Novels and storybooks comprise a reflection of human character and individuals in the society. They are a mirror through which the audience is able to infer lessons which promote their sustainability in life. Similarly, films are a reflection of a particular viewpoint in the society. Conversely, the film Into the Wild and the novel Tracks offer insight on an element of human life. They explore the human setting and collectively conclude that we should all try to escape society. Principally, based on the premises set forth by the film and the novel, it is our inherent responsibility to isolate ourselves from those who are around us.            …
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Felony Murder

Felony Murder The felony murder rule holds that any death that occurs during the commission of a felony should be treated as murder. In such a case, other participants in a felony, where a death occurs, should be charged with murder irrespective of whether they caused the death or not (Siegel, 2017). There are various elements in a felony murder. Actus Reus consists of the physical elements of the murder. In Washington State, the Actus Reus of a felony murder, hence, includes the victim’s death. Other elements of Actus Reus include the commission of a chain of events that would eventually lead to the death of the victim. Lastly, it…
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Room 406 Case Questions

Room 406 Case Questions Communication is an essential aspect of efficient service delivery in an organization. When noise is present, it forms a barrier that impedes proper communication, and the outcome can be as dire as death in the situation of a hospital set up. From the case, it is evident that supervisor Flemings held a higher position and authority as compared to Simmons, and this became a barrier to proper communication. She considered her need to go home to be more important than taking time to explain the situation articulately. It is possible she regarded Simmons as her junior and found no reason to offer a detailed explanation which…
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1970s Global Cooling Consensus

Q.1. Whether there was a consensus in the 1970s There was no consensus among scientists on global cooling; it was a media hoax. The information contained in the scientific literature between 1965 and 1979 confirm that there was no such thing as global cooling. This literature was written by scientists and peer-reviewed meaning they were the best in the field. Also, a 19977 survey after the severe winter of 1976/77 of Eastern America confirms that scientists of the time were anticipating a slight global warming rather than a cooling.  A  survey carried out by the authors identified 44 articles between 1965 and 1979 talking about global warming while seven articles…
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J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter

Harry Potter series was my childhood best programs. A day could hardly pass before watching the series unfold. Potter is a series of fancy novels that chronicle of a young wizard named Harry and his accomplice named Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger striving to become the best witches. To some extent, I could feel bitterness and at some degree resolve to show compassion to the socioeconomically deprived. But as I advance in age, my naïve thoughts of the series has transformed, perceiving the series as a source of robust life lessons.    The author’s declaration that “smartness is the lowest qualification of greatness,” in the fast instance, challenges the smartness enthusiasm…
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Analysis of Joseph Arnone “Wasted Talent”

Analysis of Joseph Arnone “Wasted Talent” Topic: The destructive nature of losing hope is evident from the incidences that seem to turn out as a result of Donnie losing hope. Despite him having talent, the world seems not to grant him a proper platform to showcase his talent of singing. This act eventually destroys Donnie, “that’s why he hung himself in his studio: he couldn’t do it anymore.” This was the climax. According to the happenings that had unfolded, the only resolution that seemed best was to commit suicide. The problem gets introduced in the first sentence. The reason for failing was as a result of not believing in oneself.…
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