SOCL 413W Session 2 Assignment

SOCL 413W Session 2 Assignment

Session Two Assignment


Version of 8-23-19



After reading Chapter 2 of the textbook, please answer the following questions and send them to me at the designated place at the Moodle site. The minimum word count for this assignment is 900 words, this is for the overall assignment and not for each question.



a. What is the difference between and fair game and a rigged game, according to Schwalbe?



b. How does redlining work to create inequality?



c. According to Schwalbe, how is higher education rigged?



d. At the 2016 Republican National Convention, Donald Trump told the delegates that the American system was rigged against them, against average people who could not fight back or defend themselves. He promised to promote a level, fair playing field for all Americans. After reading Schwalbe’s Chapter 2, what are some ways that average citizens might feel that the system is rigged against them?