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Chapter 2: Sociological Inquiry

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Notes: any subject can be studied sociologically 

time diary method- research method in which subjects track their actions at various points in time over several days.  

case study- study of a particular person, place, thing over a certain time

Max Weber-verstehan- empathetic approach to understanding human behavior 

Liberal Feminism- what\’s the problem? contends that sex discrimination and sex biased laws are a product of prejudice and stereotyping SOLUTION- reform of sex biased laws as one aspect of the solution 

radical feminism- root of the problem is intersection of various types of oppression in society and mens patriarchal control over women\’s reproduction/sexuality