Sociology Quizzes 2-13 __ Sociol 1.pdf - Quiz 2 Ch 1 Sociology is defined as the study of human behavior in society Sociology is a(n discipline meaning

Sociology Quizzes 2-13 __ Sociol 1.pdf - Quiz 2 Ch 1...

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Quiz # 2: Ch. 1 Sociology is defined as the study of _____. human behavior in society Sociology is a(n) _____ discipline, meaning conclusions are based on systematic observations. Empirical Auguste Comte is known for: coining the term "sociology." _____'s work is the basis for conflict theory. Karl Marx Jane Addams was the only practicing sociologist to have won a _____. Nobel Peace Prize W.E.B. DuBois was most interested in which of the following? Social justice Durkheim, Marx, and Weber have which of the following in common? They were all macrosociological theorists According to Karl Marx, capitalism is built on the exploitation of workers. According to Marx, class conflict is: embedded in the system of capitalism. Marx used the term _____ for those people in society who are discarded by the capitalist system and _____ for those in the working class. lumpenproletariat; proletariat Social Darwinists believed that social reforms should not be implemented because they interfered with the natural progression of society. In what way does symbolic interaction theory differ from conflict theory and functionalism? Symbolic interactionism does not examine society in terms of its abstract institutions, and conflict and functionalist theory do. Applying the sociological _____ means that one has the ability to see the societal patterns that influence individual and group life. Perspective
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According to Mills, the specific task of sociology is to comprehend human society and its influence on the lives of human beings. Sociology first emerged as a discipline in _____. western Europe Quiz # 3: Ch. 3 A researcher who lives among the homeless in an effort to understand their norms is carrying out: participant observation. The research technique in which the sociologist is the researcher but is also involved in the activities being studied is called participant observation. How scientific is sociology? Sociology aspires to be both scientific and humanistic. Sir Francis Bacon originally defined _____, which involves several steps of the research process. scientific method In what way does sociological knowledge differ from philosophy and personal belief? In sociological study the theory must be testable. Sociological study that starts with a specific research question focused on some generally-held principle is called _____ reasoning. Deductive A sociological study explores whether there is any truth to the stereotype that women are bad drivers. Which of the following types of reasoning would be used in this type of study? Deductive reasoning Qualitative research is based on _____. interpretive observations Mark eats every day in the same cafeteria on campus and notices that everyone seems to sit with the same group of people whenever they come to eat. Mark notices that people seem to be sitting with others who share traits such as race or gender, and decides to explore if this is the case.
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