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Question 11.According to Karl Marx, _____ was the deciding principle of social life.
Question 22.All of the following statements concerning Karl Marx and his works and ideas are true, EXCEPT:
Question 33.W.E.B. Du Bois developed the idea of _____, which explained what it was like for black people living in a white world.
Question 44.This sociologist believed that knowledge was the crucial element to social change, and that it is the job of social scientists to connect individual problems with greater social issues in order to create changes that would solve these problems.
Question 55.Which of the following statements best describes what the dramaturgical approach is?
Question 66.This sociologist viewed society through the symbolic interaction perspective, which looks at the normal, everyday behavior and interactions between individuals to understand society.
Question 77.This sociologist used Darwin's theory of evolution to explain how society was comparable to a living organism that evolves and changes over time.
Question 88.Which of the following statements best describes post-modern society?
Question 99.All of the following are society types identified by Gerhard Lenski EXCEPT:
Question 1010.This sociologist developed a theory of self referred to as the looking glass self, which basically states that our self-image comes from both our own self-reflection and what others think of us.
Question 1111.According to sociologist Charles Horton Cooley, it is through _____ that we begin to develop a sense of self.
Question 1212.This sociologist believed that sociologists should not only study the issues surrounding society, but also do something about them. S/he also implemented an observational method of research.
Question 1313.A _____ is an organization with a well-defined formal hierarchy and chain of command, with competence rather than personality as the basis for job appointment.
Question 1414._____ is when a large population is divided into smaller structural units and there's a high level of interdependence among individuals and structures.
Question 1515.This sociologist developed the functional perspective theory of society, which views society as an organism with various parts that each have a function to perform.
Question 1616.In a hunter/gatherer society:
Question 1717.Cooley is one of the founders of which sociological perspective?
Question 1818._____ functions in a social structure are intended and obvious.
Question 1919.Including the societies described by Lenski, how many types of societies have developed as of today?
Question 2020.Which is an example of how sociological imagination can allow us to be active in creating social change?
Question 2121.To Marx, the wealthy or capitalists were known as the _____
Question 2222.Which of the following is true about the symbolic interaction perspective / interactionism?
Question 2323.How did Du Bois' The Souls of Black Folk become an inspiration in the fight for American civil rights during the 1960s?
Question 2424.Emily has a large number of friends, is well-liked in the workplace, and is an active member of an animal rescue group. Emily has _____.
Question 2525.Herbert Spencer was one of the top three sociologists to contribute to the theoretical _____ perspective .
Question 2626.Harriet Martineau was known as _____.
Question 2727.According to Max Weber, how would an informal channel of communication affect an organization?
Question 2828.According to Karl Marx, how did the ruling class unconsciously control the masses?
Question 2929.According to Durkheim, anomie causes which of the following?
Question 3030.How did Karl Marx view the world?
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