Part I – 30 points
View Unnatural Causes video – https://vimeo.com/401784360 write a sociological response to the video. Elaborate on the themes listed below and provide arguments and evidence from the video (and optionally from the chapter on health) to support the importance of understanding the social determinants of health and to understanding that poor health stems beyond just focusing in on individuals making unhealthy choices.
Know that this essay requires making references to arguments and evidence found in the video. If you provide evidence as a supplement from the textbook, make sure to cite page numbers. 200-250 words
· Health is tied to the distribution of resources.
· The tension between agency and structure (Chapter 1)
· The relationship between control, the demand of a job, and stress
· The relationship between stress and health
· The relationship between high inequality in a society and public health
· The relationship between social class, race, and health outcomes
· How access to healthcare is not the only factor that matters in explaining health disparities based on race and class.
Part II – 20 points
Read “Breastfeed At You Own Risk” -http://contexts.org/articles/fall-2009/breastfeed-at-your-own-risk/ Answer each question below. Each question can be answered within 25-100 words or so.
1. What evidence (data) is put forward by the author? In your estimation, does the evidence support the author’s arguments? How so?
2. What conclusions are drawn by the author? Does the article have any recommendations?
3. List three elements of the article that you found surprising or were previously unknown to you.
4. What makes this article sociological? You may want to refer to Chapter 1 or Chapter 2 of the textbook. Be specific.
5. Find one piece of information/text/argument in the essay (or an aspect of the article) that is reminiscent of symbolic interactionism. See Chapter 1.
6. Find one piece of information/text/argument in the essay (or an aspect of the article) that is reminiscent of conflict theory. See Chapter 1.
7. Considering the essay, what arguments, concepts, pieces of information, data, advice, etc. do you find helpful for expectant mothers
8. Would you recommend this essay to expectant mothers? Why or why not?
Part III – 15 points
1. Quickly summarize the critique of sick role theory discussed in the textbook. 75 words or so
2. Now, reconsider this critique of sick role theory in light of the coronavirus pandemic. Evaluate the three sets of normative expectations with the pandemic in mind. 100 words
3. Last, in your estimation, how many of the 3 versions of the sick role apply to someone who has contracted the coronavirus? Explain. Defend your answer. 75-100 words
PART IV – 15 points
Review the symbolic interactionist approaches to understanding illness in your textbook. (You may also want to review symbolic interactionism when first introduced in Chapter 1.) From a symbolic interactionist perspective, write a short 100-125 word analysis of the coronavirus pandemic as a ‘”lived experience.’” Model your short essay on pages 610-612. Touch upon many of the same themes.
PART V – 20 points
Write a short essay on globalization and manufactured risks. we now live in a society where we increasingly face various types of manufactured risks. Briefly explain what these risks consist of. Do you think the last decade has brought us any closer to or further away from confronting the challenges of manufactured risks? Explain. Make sure to include the current pandemic in your short essay. 150-200 words
Why Work with Us
Top Quality and Well-Researched Papers
We always make sure that writers follow all your instructions precisely. You can choose your academic level: high school, college/university or professional, and we will assign a writer who has a respective degree.
Professional and Experienced Academic Writers
We have a team of professional writers with experience in academic and business writing. Many are native speakers and able to perform any task for which you need help.
Free Unlimited Revisions
If you think we missed something, send your order for a free revision. You have 10 days to submit the order for review after you have received the final document. You can do this yourself after logging into your personal account or by contacting our support.
Prompt Delivery and 100% Money-Back-Guarantee
All papers are always delivered on time. In case we need more time to master your paper, we may contact you regarding the deadline extension. In case you cannot provide us with more time, a 100% refund is guaranteed.
Original & Confidential
We use several writing tools checks to ensure that all documents you receive are free from plagiarism. Our editors carefully review all quotations in the text. We also promise maximum confidentiality in all of our services.
24/7 Customer Support
Our support agents are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week and committed to providing you with the best customer experience. Get in touch whenever you need any assistance.
Try it now!
How it works?
Follow these simple steps to get your paper done
Place your order
Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.
Proceed with the payment
Choose the payment system that suits you most.
Receive the final file
Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.
No need to work on your paper at night. Sleep tight, we will cover your back. We offer all kinds of writing services.
No matter what kind of academic paper you need and how urgent you need it, you are welcome to choose your academic level and the type of your paper at an affordable price. We take care of all your paper needs and give a 24/7 customer care support system.
Admission Essays & Business Writing Help
An admission essay is an essay or other written statement by a candidate, often a potential student enrolling in a college, university, or graduate school. You can be rest assurred that through our service we will write the best admission essay for you.
Our academic writers and editors make the necessary changes to your paper so that it is polished. We also format your document by correctly quoting the sources and creating reference lists in the formats APA, Harvard, MLA, Chicago / Turabian.
If you think your paper could be improved, you can request a review. In this case, your paper will be checked by the writer or assigned to an editor. You can use this option as many times as you see fit. This is free because we want you to be completely satisfied with the service offered.