Observations concerning social statuses

Observations concerning social statuses - Groups (frequent...

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Observations concerning social statuses: 1) status often assigned to whole family; 2) migration promotes achieved status Roles (set of norms and values that define the expected behavior in a social position)-traditional roles concerning gender, religion, artisan and/or peasant occupations; marriage broker role Role change-migration is affecting traditional roles in a contradictory ways in the municipio; traditional roles greatly affected in the United states(attempts to keep roles anchored back home) Role stress-migrants feel stressed because they cannot carry out traditional roles back home; wives left behind also feel role stress because they have more difficult roles to perform Role conflict-demands of new "modern" roles conflict with demands of traditional role; role conflict may be particularly hard on youth (role conflict among ethnics in multicultural environments)
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Unformatted text preview: Groups (frequent structured interaction, common purpose/goals and identity) Religious groups in the municipio and Houston Soccer teams Americanized youth group (western clothes, play basketball, into rock music, higher education, town residency) New gangs (deported gang members from United states) Formal organizations (groups with specific goals and explicit/written rules and regulations) Health clinic Alcohol Anonymous chapters Civic association Civil defense patrols Local political parties Schools Informal organizations Courier businesses Smuggling business Musical businesses (sound systems for celebrations) Social Institutions (long term practices involving groups/organization that provide structure in social life-religious, governmental, educational, etc.) Religious institutions Soccer organizations...
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