Sociology Exam 2 Study Guide

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Sociology Exam 2 Study Guide Chapter 6 (148) Society – People who share a culture and a territory. The largest and most complex group that sociologists study. (151) Industrial Society – A society based on the harnessing of machines powered by fuels. (154) Primary Group – A group characterized by intimate, long-term, face-to-face association and cooperation. (Family, Friends) (157) Reference Group – A group that we use as a standard to evaluate ourselves. (Family, Neighbors, Teachers, Classmates, Co-workers, Religious group) (162) Dyad – The smallest possible group, consisting of two persons. (Most unstable group) (Marriages, Love affairs, and Close friendships) (165) Leadership Styles – Ways in which people express their leadership. Authoritarian leader – leads by giving orders Democratic leader – leads by trying to reach consensus Laissez-faire leader – leads by being highly permissive (169) Groupthink – A narrowing of thought by a group of people, leading to the perception that there is only one correct answer, in which to
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