Post 5 VCU Basketball Structure & Culture

  VCU Men’s Basketball Team 2018-2019   One thing that I think gets ignored when discussing Culture, Structure and agenicies are sports. Many teams have a certain culture that they go by and specific structures that they abide by. I chose to talk about the VCU Men’s basketball team and their structures, because I am…

Submission #5 Cultures, Structures, and Agency

Me and my family visiting the National Museum of African American History and Culture The discussion of re-siting and establishing critical faith with the construction of the Japanese Historic Museum in the article, “Critical Faith: Japanese Americans and the Birth of a New Civic Religion connects to the National Museum of African American History and Culture located…

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Social revolutions happen continuously whether we are aware of it or not.  From fads with fashion to words that older and younger people say, to new dances, our society is ever-changing.  Along with these changes come different thought processes and whether we as a society choose to accept them or not.  These changes can be…

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Male masculinity is a large part of today’s society in ways that are both apparent and discrete.  Today we are surrounded by men who are in powerful positions such as being CEO’s of companies, NBA players who make a substantial amount more than their female counterparts, as well as a majority of men with seats…

Power in Cities

In America Civics is not really seen as something that many are really into today. It is looked as something that is boring. The speaker mentioned that in order to cause others to be more into is to make it about teaching of power. In the TED talk we watched in class talked about why…

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In the reading “Structure and Agency and the Sticky Problem of Culture” by Sharon Hays It talked about social structures referring to “institutions” (pg. 3). Institutions normally cause people to follow certain patterns from those institutions. Examples of institutions are religion and education. They govern individual’s behavior who are a part in the institution. A…