SOC 490 Applied Human Behavior in the Social Environment â€“ Assignment SolutionUse yourÂ Applied Human Behavior in the Social EnvironmentÂ text to read the following:
- Chapter 19, “Poverty and Class Influences on Human Behavior.”
- This chapter discusses factors that contribute to poverty; Â defines situational and generational poverty; lists some anti-poverty Â programs that have been successful; and discusses the link between Â poverty and mental illness under two theoriesâ€”social drift theory and Â social causation theory.
- Amoeba Films. (Producer). (2014).Â Habitat 2014: Dr. Ruby K. PayneÂ [Video]Â |Â Transcript.Â Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Efgq8w_upUQ
- Dr. Payne is a national speaker who has developed an Â understanding of poverty and how it impacts generations. She shares her Â ideas of how communities can help people out of poverty through Â education and relationships.