SOCI QUIZ 5 - SOCI QUIZ 5 Answer Key Question 1 (Worth 1...

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SOCI QUIZ 5 Answer Key Question 1 (Worth 1 points) Which sociological perspective is most aligned with the disengagement, activity, and continuity theories of aging? symbolic interactionism the conflict perspective functionalism This is a correct answer the feminist perspective Points earned on this question : 1 Question 2 (Worth 1 points) Slavery and apartheid are both examples of how a country's dominant group exploits minority groups for its economic advantage. What do sociologists call this policy? colonization segregation internal colonialism This is a correct answer assimilation Points earned on this question : 1 Question 3 (Worth 1 points) What was the macro level goal of the Gray Panthers? to lower the retirement age to 55 or less to increase social security payments to all retired Americans to establish a national health care plan for the elderly to fight attempts to pit people against one another based on age lines This is a correct answer Points earned on this question : 1 Question 4 (Worth 1 points) Which theory posits the notion that retirement is a mutually beneficial agreement between two parts of society, the old and the young? activity theory exchange theory disengagement theory This is a correct answer conflict theory Points earned on this question : 1 Question 5 (Worth 1 points) What does it mean when sociologists say age is "socially constructed"? Age is based on sociobiological concepts Age is related to heredity and genes Age is perceived in a similar manner all over the world
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Attitudes towards the aged are rooted in society This is a correct answer Points earned on this question : 1 Question 6 (Worth 1 points) What is the prejudice, discrimination, and hostility directed against people because of their age called? reverse discrimination generationsim ageism This is a correct answer cohortism Points earned on this question : 1 Question 7 (Worth 1 points) What did Ezekiel suggest as the reason that some people are attracted to racist hate groups? They have too much leisure time on their hands.
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