Unformatted text preview: sense is an automatic process which we tend
to justify answers. common sense is obvious .
but can lead on to believe that an answer
is obviously that wang... even if the answer
is wrong .
Chapter 2 in
Conte: developed general theory of sociology
Martineau : feminist , women - centered sociology.
Spencer: Social change, specifically evolution .!
Marx: Structure of a capitalist society
capitalism: economic system that 1 group owns what
Is needed for production ( factories , machines, tools).
proletariat: workers - owns little - meant to work.
exploitation : prolariat makes everything but recieves
little benefit .
false conscious : belief that unfair system is actually
fair because they are misunderstanding the truth.
class consciouse: truely understanding the evil
and deception of a situation lorganization
Weber: relationship between the economy and religion
protest ethic : devoting life to belief in hopes for future
reward "dedicating life to good works so you can
make it to heaven."
rationalization: social structures are increasingly
characterized by the most direct and efficient
means to their ends. is - fewer inputs for groer
Durkheim: focused on social facts or macro-level phenomena
that stand apart from people, and impose themselves on people.
(limit / control passions )
collective consciouse : set of beliefs in a societing.
Anormie: Not knowing what to expect....
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