Define war, peace and terrorism.

PART ONE:

Directions: In a one to two page essay, address the questions below. Your essay should be double spaced and use 12 point Times New Roman font (black).

  • Define war, peace and terrorism
  • Describe the events of 9/11 and the aftermath of this tragedy.
  • Define cultural relativism
  • Can we apply cultural relativism to terrorist activity? Why/Why not?

PART TWO:

In a one to two page essay, address the questions below. Your essay should be double spaced and use 12 point Times New Roman font (black).

  • Research the Manson Family. Provide a summary of their crimes.
  • Define influence, power, authority and deviance. How were these present within the Manson Family?
  • Summarize the outcome of their court case. Do you feel this would be different if tried today?
  • Apply one of the three sociological perspectives to deviance (Conflict Theory, Functionalism, or Symbolic Interactionism)