The term functionalism has come to describe an eclectic mix of social theory and methodological approaches to culture.In many ways, it is a useful and fruitful term to describe a variety of approaches that share a common theme: the notion that culture is constructed through the interactions of individuals and their communities, and that the individual's contribution to culture is a form of knowled...
As many as 40 percent of undergraduate sociology graduates will go on to work at large corporations, with the rest finding work in academia, according to a survey released on Thursday.
The survey from the Stanford Graduate School of Business said that nearly 60 percent of graduates will work in fields like human-resources management, sales and marketing, finance, media and communications, and advertising.
There are no details on the industries in which graduates work.
Stanford’s Graduate School, which is the largest in the world, also has more than 1,400 undergraduates working in graduate programs.