SOCL 413W Session 4 Assignment

SOCL 413W Session 4 Assignment

Session Four Assignment


Version of 9-30-20


The minimum word count for this assignment is 400 words; that is 400 words for the whole assignment and not for each question.



After reading Chapter 4 of the text and the file on Horatio Alger, please answer these questions:



1. According to Schwalbe, what is the distinction between Human Beings and Others?



2. What is the achievement ideology, and why does Schwalbe believe that it is false?



3. What is a “Horatio Alger” story, and why do such stories appear to support or contradict the achievement ideology? 




Send your assignment to me on Moodle before the end of the semester.