Study Guide Exam 2
The second test will take place on Thursday, April 15.
You will have the entire class period
to complete the exam.
The material will include information from the main text book,
reader, and lectures. Please bring a Scantron #882 E/LOVAS.
The exam will comprise of 60
multiple choice, 20 true-false and two essay questions.
Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
Statuses (ascribed, achieved, master, symbols, roles)
Micro and macro levels of social structures
Status inconsistency, Role strain
Solidarity (mechanical, organic)
Reader: Chapter 18
Chapter 6: Societies to Social Networks
Groups (primary, secondary, reference, in-groups, out-groups)
Evolution of Egalitarian societies
Social networks, group dynamics (definition of)
Leadership styles (instrumental, expressive, authoritarian, democratic, laissez-faire)
Group solidarity, groupthink syndrome (examples of)