Visual Sociology at QC

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Groups for comments

March 17th, 2010 · No Comments

1. Bianca * Mohamed * Lila 2. Christine * Devin * Kanwal 3. Stephanie * Rachel * Lorena 4. Lindsey * Sarah * Amaru 5. Lauren * Elizabeth * Caitlyn 6. Julia * Zhuoxi * Helen 7. Parker * Edtricia * Halie 8. Nalicia * Veronica * Nisha

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For Wednesday and TO DO

March 15th, 2010 · No Comments

Your midterm exam is posted below; also the pictures for question #2. Please make sure you complete the readings marked “Banks Ch. 4” for Wednesday. Also, please read the following (short) articles on copyright and creative commons: http://blogs.qc.cuny.edu/blogs/blogtutorials/2005/01/understanding_copyright.html http://www.lib.umn.edu/copyright/fairuse.phtml If you haven’t done so yet, please finish your blog entry about your final project idea. […]

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Midterm Exam

March 15th, 2010 · No Comments

Find the handout for the midterm exam here: Midterm Exam Soc 240 Spring 2010. Your responses are due on March 22; a hard copy at the beginning of class. The pictures for question #2 are posted below.

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Pictures for Midterm, question #2

March 15th, 2010 · No Comments

Picture #2  (click on the picture to view full size)

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Next week

March 11th, 2010 · No Comments

Next week, we will continue talking about methodology and start a discussion on ethics and copyright. The readings for next week are posted here. I will hand out the assignment for the midterm exam next Monday; you will have one week to hand in your response. Make sure to update your blog with all missing […]

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Mini Fieldwork Experience

March 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

This in-class project is designed to give you a first, ‘low-key’ experience in the field and some practice with photo elicitation. It’s meant to be a playful experience where ‘trial and error’ may (and will) occur. So, stretch your creative muscles and have fun! For this project, you will work in groups of two, assuming […]

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Link of the week

March 1st, 2010 · No Comments

Sociological Images — recommended by our own Stephanie Lee! Thanks Stephanie. Have fun exploring.

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Extra Credit

March 1st, 2010 · No Comments

In order to earn extra credit, write a one to two page reaction paper about the event (what was talked about? what interested you most? what did you learn? what questions do still you have? how did the event relate to our class?…) and post it on your blog no later than 10 days after […]

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Handout for Final Project

February 27th, 2010 · No Comments

Find the handout for the content and structure of your final projects here.

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Links for class on Feb 24

February 24th, 2010 · No Comments

Visual Sociology class of Fall 2009 “Girl Culture” by Lauren Greenfield (see intro, photographs and artist statement) “Material World” by Peter Menzel (see example pages here, under Images from Poster Set) Photography and Sociology by David Bacon

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