Assignment 2 (20 Points)
Write a 3-5 page essay comparing and contrasting the major theoretical
traditions in sociology (functionalism, conflict, and
interpretive/interactionist), mentioning the work of at least one major theorist
from each tradition. Address the strengths and limitations of each and indicate
which approach you favor and explain why? Finally, briefly discuss the
contributions of feminist, minority, and other voices to sociological theory?