Sociology examines more than just Western society. With the increased globalisation of society, it is more important than ever before to examine the greater interconnectedness between nations and how power relationships on the global scale impact on the future of citizens worldwide.
What is development?
How do we measure the well-being of a nation? What is important to explore when looking at other cultures? How do we make comparisons between nations?
How does development happen?
What is the best way for development to occur? What stages do nations go through during development? How do wealthier nations influence the development of poorer nations? How has history influenced the development of nations?
Who is involved in development?
Who is involved in the process of development? What is their role in the process of development?