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Psychology, Sociology & Anthropology Study Guide

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This Psychology, Sociology & Anthropology Study Guide course helps you quickly master the most important topics in these subjects. This mobile-friendly and comprehensive course contains engaging video lessons that can benefit students, casual learners and teachers.
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8 chapters in Psychology, Sociology & Anthropology Study Guide

Ch 1. Psychology Approaches & Research {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[42940].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Psychology: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42941].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42941].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Psychological Approaches: Functionalism, Structuralism, Gestalt, Psychoanalysis & Behaviorism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42942].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42942].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Psychological Specializations: Cognitive, Humanistic, Social, Developmental & Clinical Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Overview of Social Psychology & Its Perspectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42943].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42943].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The 7 Major Themes of Social Psychology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7050].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7050].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Organizational Behavior & Psychology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42944].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42944].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Psychological Research Methods: Overview & Considerations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42945].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42945].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Statistical Analysis for Psychology: Descriptive & Inferential Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Ethics in Psychological Experiments: Importance & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Charles Horton Cooley: Looking Glass Self and the Effect of Primary Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3725].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3725].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Herbert Spencer: Theory & Social Darwinism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3726].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3726].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Gerhard Lenski's Theories of Sociocultural Evolution, Social Stratification & Technology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2750].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2750].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Sociological Theories of Karl Marx Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42950].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42950].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Bureaucracy: Max Weber's Theory of Impersonal Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2037].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2037].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Sociological Theories of Emile Durkheim Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42951].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42951].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - W.E.B. Du Bois: Theories, Accomplishments & Double Consciousness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2753].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2753].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Harriet Martineau: Theories and Contributions to Sociology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2754].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2754].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - C. Wright Mills: Sociological Imagination and the Power Elite Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2755].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2755].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Robert K. Merton: Theories and Functionalism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2756].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2756].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Erving Goffman's Theories: Impression Management, Dramaturgy & Symbolic Interaction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3143].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3143].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Social Control: Definition, Theory & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19052].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19052].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Types of Social Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42957].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42957].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Formal Organization Structure: Utilitarian, Normative & Coercive Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Leadership Styles and Types: Authoritarian, Laissez-Faire & Democratic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2870].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2870].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Social Conformity Definition: Normative vs. Informational Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2871].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2871].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Social Loafing & Social Facilitation: Definition and Effects of Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2872].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2872].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Max Weber: Verstehen and the Rationalization of Society Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2875].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2875].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - George Ritzer and the McDonaldization of Society: Definition and Principles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2876].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2876].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Mate Choice, Courtship, Marriage & Childbearing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42962].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42962].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Types of Family & Kin Relationships Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42963].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42963].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Descent Systems: Matrilineal, Patrilineal, Unilateral & Bilateral Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42964].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42964].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Plural Marriage vs. Monogamy: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26833].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26833].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Divorce Reasons & Rates, Cultural Impact & Life After Divorce Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42965].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42965].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Widowhood: The Experience of Widows and Widowers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18539].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18539].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Understanding the Field of Anthropology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21257].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21257].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Overview of Physical Anthropology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21258].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21258].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Cultural Anthropology? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21269].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21269].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Understanding Linguistic Anthropology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21260].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21260].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Overview of Archaeological Anthropology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21261].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21261].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is Ethnography? - Studying Cultural Phenomena Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9517].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9517].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Overview of Paleoanthropology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42967].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42967].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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