The feeling of separation from one's group or society.
Subjective view that leaves little room for facts that may be disturbing or challenge beliefs.
Examines how and why groups disagree, struggle over power, and compete for scarce resources. Disagreements and resulting change are inevitable and even desirable. conflict theorists believe culture benefits some of the group more than others. Unequal access leads to fewer choices for some.
Social patterns that have a negative impact on a group or society
information that is based on observations, experiments, or other data collection rather than on ideology, religion, intuition or conventional wisdom.
Examine women's social, economic, and political inequality