by LT Thrower, Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School

Introduction

EQs you will learn by the end of this assignment:

Essential Question #1:  What values are specific to American culture and how do these values socialize us today?

Essential Question #2: Does technology make relationships less "real" in our culture?

Directions:

Today, you will be working on a Webquest taking SUMMARY notes over a famous sociologist's 1965 listing of values he saw in American.   When you are finished with the assignment, you will move on to a second activity involving observations of socialization with and without technology.

Make sure in your notes you understand what contribution Robin Murphy Williams, Jr. made to the study of sociology and also that you understand the values he writes about.

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