Sociology Applied to Material Culture

Sociology including peoples of the world, communities, and social structure and change can be used to examine material culture.

   

Sociology

Sociology can be used to examine miscellaneous artifacts, communication technology, transportation technology, clothing and dress, foodstuffs, building technology, and industrial technology.

Peoples of the world

Peoples of the world including nations and major groups of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples can be connected.

Nations such as South Africa, South Korea, Burma, Colombia, Spain, Ukraine, Tanzania, Argentina, Kenya, Poland, Algeria, Canada, Iraq, Uganda, Morocco, Sudan, Peru, Uzbekistan, Malaysia, Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, Yemen, Afghanistan, Ghana, North Korea, Mozambique, Taiwan, Australia, Syria, Côte d'Ivoire, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Angola, Cameroon, Romania, Chile, Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Niger, Burkina Faso, Guatemala, Mali, Ecuador, Cambodia, Malawi, Zambia, Senegal, Zimbabwe, Chad, Cuba, Belgium, Greece, Rwanda, Tunisia, Portugal, Czech Republic, Bolivia, Guinea, Burundi, Haiti, Hungary, Somalia, Sweden, Belarus, Dominican Republic, Azerbaijan, Benin, Austria, Honduras, United Arab Emirates, South Sudan, Switzerland, and Israel can be connected.

Western Civilization

Western Civilization including Anglic, Latin, Germanic, and Northeast European peoples can be connected. Italy can be connected. Cities such as New York City can be connected.

Anglic peoples including Anglo-American peoples can be connected. The United Kingdom can be connected. Anglo-American peoples including those of the United States can be connected.

Latin peoples including Hispanic and Lusitanic peoples can be connected. France can be connected. Cities such as Mexico City can be connected. Hispanic peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected. Lusitanic peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected.

Germanic peoples such as those of Germany can be connected.

Northeast European peoples such as those of Russia can be connected.

Asiatic peoples

Asiatic peoples including Middle Eastern, South Asian, Oriental, and Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples can be connected. Thailand can be connected. Cities such as Jakarta can be connected.

Middle Eastern peoples such as those of Turkey can be connected. Egypt can be connected. Persian peoples such as those of Iran can be connected.

South Asian peoples including those of India and Pakistan can be connected. Bangladesh can be connected. Cities such as Mumbai can be connected. India can be connected. Pakistan can be connected.

Oriental peoples such as those of Japan can be connected. Cities such as Tokyo and Seoul can be connected. China can be connected.

Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples such as those of Vietnam can be connected. Southeast Asian Island peoples such as those of the Philippines can be connected. Indonesia can be connected.

African peoples such as those of Congo DR can be connected. Eastern African peoples such as those of Ethiopia can be connected. Western African peoples such as those of Nigeria can be connected.

American Indian peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected. Middle American Indian peoples such as those of the southwestern United States can be connected. South American Indian peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. North American Indian peoples such as those of the United States can be connected.

Communities

Cities such as Sao Paulo, Delhi, Shanghai, Manila, Karachi, Cairo, and Beijing can be connected.

World cities such as Tokyo, Seoul, Mexico City, New York City, Mumbai, Jakarta, and Sao Paulo can be considered.

Social mechanics

Social mechanics including social change, social types, and social structure can be connected.

Social change

Social change including particular changes and movements, social change factors, and social change processes can be connected.

Particular changes and movements

Particular changes and movements including stone age developments, the agricultural revolution, agrariand developments, and the industrial revolution can be connected.

Stone age developments can be connected. The agricultural revolution can be connected. Agrarian developments including bronze age developments, American civilization, early iron age developments, late iron age developments, and modernization can be connected. The industrial revolution including the early industrial revolution and middle industrial revolution can be connected. The late industrial revolution can be connected.

Social change factors including cultural change, demographic change, and natural change can be connected. Institutional change can be connected.

Social change processes including innovation, transmission, adaptation, and extinction can be connected.

Social types including agrarian societies, horticultural societies, and hunting and gathering societies can be connected. Industrial societies can be connected.

Social structure including community and regional structure, class structure, institutional structure, cultural structure, and anthropological structure can be connected.

History, sociology, institutions, culture, anthropology, personal studies, and science will be connected as the site develops.

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Created 3 Mar 2016 Last updated 13 Apr 2018