The major sociological perspectives–functionalism, conflict theory, and interactionism, are the foundation of sociology.
Use at least 300 words to respond to the discussion questions below.
1. Compare the functionalist, conflict, and interactionist perspectives. Give a specific example of one of the perspectives (you may use an example from the course material, or select your own).
2. Which one of the three perspectives seems most useful to you in analyzing society? Why? Give a specific example to support your answer. Bold or underline sociological concepts/theories.Proofread for spelling, grammar, and punctuation before you submit. Provide at least 1 in-text citation from video lecture or textbook, per the rubric. Avoid plagiarizing. The majority (85-90%) of your response should be in your own words. If you use someone else’s words, you need to cite your work properly, and use quotations when necessary. ALL responses will be checked for plagiarism.