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Key Sociology Theorists: Intro to Sociology Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. According to Karl Marx, how could the working class change their situation and create an equal society?

Question 2 2. The theory of the looking-glass self states that _____.

Question 3 3. Herbert Spencer compared the structures and functions of society with that of what element?

Question 4 4. What was Du Bois' criticism of Booker T. Washington's work?

Question 5 5. What did Harriet Martineau do that furthered the understanding and study of sociology in the English-speaking world?

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Question 6 6. Jose grew up in a society that was not completely settled and that relied primarily on the resources readily available from their animals. He grew up in which of the following types of societies?

Question 7 7. _____ functions in a social structure are intended and obvious.

Question 8 8. For Karl Marx, how did religion affect the lives of working-class people?

Question 9 9. Why of the following was a reason Karl Marx was against religion?

Question 10 10. How are employees aligned with organizational tasks in a non-personal organization?

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Question 11 11. Herbert Spencer was one of the top three sociologists to contribute to the theoretical _____ perspective .

Question 12 12. Which of the following are the elements of society that may actually disrupt the social system?

Question 13 13. Which statement regarding Durkheim's research is correct?

Question 14 14. For Emile Durkheim, a society increasing taxes in order to build more schools in a district to handle a growing student population demonstrates which societal concept?

Question 15 15. Du Bois was the first person of color to achieve which of the following?

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Question 16 16. How would Durkheim describe modern societies?

Question 17 17. How is sociological imagination related to a person's awareness of themselves in the society?

Question 18 18. In The Souls of Black Folk, what did Du Bois mean by the term double consciousness?

Question 19 19. Why did Gerhard Lenski believe the level of technology was crucial for the survival of a society?

Question 20 20. According to Durkheim, anomie causes which of the following?

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Question 21 21. Harriet Martineau wrote a series of articles that she hoped would help ordinary people better understand taxes, tariffs and the state budget. This series was titled:

Question 22 22. Why did Spencer believe that the rich and powerful in a society would be more successful?

Question 23 23. A city's roads and a living body's circulatory system are both examples of what kind of system?

Question 24 24. In comparing society with a living organism's various systems, why would the government be considered the nervous system?

Question 25 25. What did Cooley mean when he described society as an organism?

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Question 26 26. What fault did Martineau find with America's system of democracy?

Question 27 27. According to Karl Marx, how did the ruling class unconsciously control the masses?

Question 28 28. According to Durkheim, why would a given society fall into disorder and crisis?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements does NOT reflect Du Bois' role with the NAACP?

Question 30 30. Why can we say that Durkheim's theory had predictive powers?

Key Sociology Theorists: Intro to Sociology Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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