Satvir sent me an essay to mark and he was happy to share it with you:
He also asked about what could be included in a fundamentalism answer, so here are my ideas:
Here is an interesting post by Owen Jones. Again, the video highlights the solidarity that has been on display by people from diverse backgrounds since the Paris bombings:
Here is the essay planning PowerPoint I used in lessons – the question is on there:
Here is the PowerPoint I created to help you understand the demands of a 33 mark question:
In the exam you should have around 50 minutes, so please try not to spend too long on this!
Here are some of the resources on functionalism I used:
Due date: December 2nd.
In class we have learnt about Durkheim and Malinowski’s ideas about how religion provides a source of social solidarity and value consensus especially during times of tension or life crises. The tragic events of Paris provide further supporting examples of how a nation and allied countries reaffirm their values when an event like this takes place:
“This is an attack not just on Paris. It’s an attack not just on the people of France. But this is an attack on all of humanity and the universal values we share” Barack Obama
‘Your values are our values, your pain is our pain, your fight is our fight.’ David Cameron
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