Pretend you are a sociologist studying global inequality by observing a child labor force manufacturing Barbie dolls in China. What would you focus on? How would you find this information? Explain what theoretical perspective might be used and why you would use it.

Pretend you are a sociologist studying global inequality by observing a child labor force manufacturing Barbie dolls in China. What would you focus on? How would you find this information? Explain what theoretical perspective might be used and why you would use it.

Explain the concepts of subjective and relative poverty. Does it make sense that poverty is in the eye of the beholder? When you see a homeless person, is your reaction different if he/she is seemingly content versus begging? Why?

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