sociology essay

40$ MAX 7 page essay argumentative term major essay MLA style, 5 cited sources Compare and contrast how functionalist and conflict theorists (including neo-Marxists) deal with consensus and social cohesion in contemporary society. In your opinion, which theoretical perspective best accounts for persistence and social stability? Give your reasons for your choice. How do (and how should) sociologists choose among theoretical perspectives. Remember to provide arguments and evidence in support of your conclusions. Both of the assigned texts must be quoted in your paper. MUST CITE from these texts 1.Ritzer, George. (2014). Sociological Theory. 9th edition. NY: McGraw Hill. ISBN: 978-0-07-802701-7 2. Farganis, James. (2014). Readings in Social Theory: The Classic Tradition to Post- Modernism. 7th edition. NY: McGraw Hill. ISBN: 978-0-07-802684-3 along with 3 other academic sources.