Each chapter addresses the social problem from the perspective of the general theoretical approaches of structural functionalism, conflict theory
, and symbolic interactionism, as well as in-depth analysis of specialized theories.
The second part is focused on theoretical framework highlighting social disorganization theory and social conflict theory
We utilized the role conflict theory
(Greenhaus & Beutell, 1985) to frame the analysis.
This phenomenon is quite relevant to Karl Marx conflict theory
which confirms that power group has access to resources and life chances which unprivileged have not.
Interorganizational or interpersonal conflict is often viewed as negative or destructive, although recent trends in conflict theory
have attempted to change those perceptions.
, in turn, was condemned by some because it also did not credit the individual with the capacity to be creative, was never fully developed, and ignored social order and stability, just as it had earlier attacked structural-functionalism's failure to account for conflict and change (6).
2010) which explains that:" Based on realistic group conflict theory
, realistic threats (i.
He devotes whole chapters to Herbert Spencer, Karl Marx, Georg Simmel, Emile Durkheim, George Herbert Mead, but also systems theory, evolutionary theorizing, conflict theory
, exchange theory, symbolic interactionist theory, phenomenology, ethnomethodological theories, American and European Critical Theory, and more.
These are: The Functionalist Theory The Conflict Theory
Theory of Modernity and Modernization.
Yet, the approach's use of social conflict theory
and its Marxist assumptions may underplay a key social cooperation factor in ASEAN and ASEAN member states' foreign policy decision-making in the post-Cold War period, and the difficulties ASEAN member states face reaching consensus.
By combining conflict theory
with social exchange theory, in this study it was found that relationship conflict had a negative effect on KS, and that reward and reputation buffered this negative effect.
Gender role conflict theory
has attempted to explain the distress men may experience when they receive a variety of mixed messages pertaining to what they are suppose to do.