ISS 215Social Differentiation and Inequality ~ Dr. Fayyaz HussainFall 2014 (Exam 1: Form B)IMPORTANT: This exam is the property of Center for Integrative Studies at Michigan State University.Reproduction and sale of this exam in any form is prohibited.Name: _______________________________________________ Student Number: _____________________________=======================================================================================TEXT BOOK BY MARTIN MARGERChapter 1: An Introduction to the Study of Social Inequality1.There is gender inequality in almost all societies around the globe. Social scientists believe that there are economic, political, cultural, and religious reasons for this inequality. What level of knowledge is reflected in this statement?A. Description B. Explanation C. Prescription D. None of the above
2.The ability of individuals to change their position on a social hierarchy is known as?
Chapter 2: Theories of Social Inequality3. What is Neo-Marxism?
4.In our lectures, we discussed Karl Marx and his theory on evolution of society. According to the author, this evolution was a consequence of?
Chapter 3: The American Class System5.According to our in-class discussion, which country benefited the most from World War II?A. Japan B. USA C. Germany D. United Kingdom
6.What is the author’s point of view on American class structure?
Chapter 5: The Middle Classes and the Changing Economy7.According to the author and our in-class discussion, current US economy is predominantly?