40. (p. 391) How has social networking contributed to the phenomenon of "Generation Me"? A. The personalized nature of social networking sites causes young people to be very self- focused. B. Social networking encourages young people to go out into the world and cause social change. C. Young people choose not to spend much time on these sites and would rather socialize in person. D. Young people today use social networking to develop a strong sense of community with their peers. Croteau - Chapter 14 #40 Level: Difficult Topic: The Impact of Technology on Society Type: Application 41. (p. 392) From the sociological perspective, what is consumption? A. creating products B. choosing goods you would like to purchase C. choosing, purchasing, and using goods D. using a product until it has no utility left Croteau - Chapter 14 #41 Level: Basic Topic: Consumer Culture Type: Knowledge
42. (p. 392- 394) Which of the following has NOT contributed to the rise of consumer culture in the United States?
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