which is more important in shaping individual identity: social structure or social interaction
Topic: Which is more important in shaping individual identity social structure or social interaction? Sociology is a broad discipline term of both subject matter and methodology which focuses on social structure as well social interaction. Social structure and social interaction are two very important aspects in our life. Identifying their importance which has the most impact to our identity, we need to have clear understanding of their meaning. This essay will discuss the social structure and social interaction and their importance in shaping individual identity. Macrosociology: social structure is defined as a patterned relationship between people that persist over time. On the other hand Microsociology involves the study of people in face to face interaction.