Question Part 1
Write 2 paragraphs of at least 100 words each answering the following questions:
- Describe the research methodology Matthew Desmond used for his book â€œEvicted.â€
- Is his methodology scientific?
You may review the following sources of information to get the answers:
- Forced Out: For many poor Americans (Links to an external site.)
- Evicted: Poverty and Profit (Links to an external site.)
- Watching Families Loose their home (Links to an external site.)
- Unstable Housing (Links to an external site.)
Question Part 2
Write two or more paragraphs answering the following questions:
- Share your reaction to the YouTube film “Nickel and Dimed: From the American Ruling Class.”
- Who is Barbara Ehrenreich? Describe her research methodology. What research method did she used?
- Can her research methodology be considered sociological? Can her research method be considered scientific? Why?
Youtube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gDgFiW2xtf0&t=227s