Chapter 5 - Intro to Sociology Notes - Chapter5Notes socialrelations (family,friends ,fairlylarge,nosocialties* Confo

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Chapter 5 Notes  Social Group - two or more people who identify with one another and have ongoing  social relations.  Primary Group – the most important people to you (family, friends) Secondary Group – impersonal groups, fairly large, no social ties  *primary groups can form from secondary groups Conformity studies Ashe (line experiment) – People are willing to compromise their own judgment so they aren’t seen as different. Milgram (shock experiment) – people will listen to authority figures and even 
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Unformatted text preview: ordinary people even if they have a problem with it. If this experiment was done today, what would happen? Would people do the same thing? Zimbardo (mock prison study) – Leadership Styles Instrumental Leadership – you want to get the task done. Expressive Leadership – focuses on the wellbeing of the group. Know what a bureaucracy is and six key elements (pg. 143)...
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  • Sociology, secondary group, shock experiment, Notes  Social Group, mock prison study, line experiment

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