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Unformatted text preview: Sociology Notes February 14, 2008 ASSIGN MENT DUE T H URSDAY Pg. 53 60 Questions on pg 61 & 62 Groups and Organizations Types of groups o Dyads Two people Very informal o Triads Three people third wheel Not the center of interaction o Primary Face to face interaction Relationships are long lasting Expressive needs Examples Church groups Family Friends o Secondary Larger than primary groups Less intimate Less long lasting Instrumental needs Examples Work group o Reference Groups we use to evaluate our own values, attitudes, and behaviors Relative deprivation Dissatisfaction between what one has and what one believe they should have o Social networks FACEBOOK MYSPACE o The influence of groups Individuals go with the flow Asch conformity test o Brought in a confederate and some nave people o staged Stanley Milgram Obedient study The influence of authority Can lead to groupthink...
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