____________ best describes “families” in Canada today

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1 .   ____ _ _ _ _ _ ___ best describes “ families ” in Canada today .
a. “ Nuclear ”
b. “ Extended ”
c. * ” Highly variable ” ( 303 )
d. “ Civilized ”
2 .   What best explains the decrease in the size of the “ family unit ” over the past century :
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3 .   Functionalist Linda Waite ( 2000 ) argues that cohabiting relationships are :
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4 .   A Symbolic Interactionist would focus on ___ _________ in the study of families .
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5 .   What is one criticism of the “ top - down ” theory of socialization :
a. It creates uncertainty
b. * It may produce anger , prejudice , racism and homophobia ( 307 )
c. It worked well in the past , but does not today
d. It does not produce enough conformity
6 .   The looking - glass self is best described as :
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7 .   According to the work of William Goode ( 1963 ) , family patterns everywhere are moving towards :
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8 .   Which of the following is true of adult relationships , as described by Goode :
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9 .   Research shows that most people still think of ___________ as ideal .
a . * The nuclear family ( 312 )
b . The extended family
c . The cohabiting relationship
d . The marriage union
10 .   When members of an extended family do not share a household but live close by and rely heavily on one another , this is referred to as :
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11 .   Which of the following would be classified as a “ census family ? ”
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12 .   Secondary socialization through schools and the mass media :
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13 .   Social institutions that are set up to resocialize their “ clients ” drastically are called :
a . Dominant institutions
b . * Total institutions ( 317 )
c . Mass media
d . Job training
14 .   _ ______________ is NOT one of the components of the “ authoritarian personality ” , as outlined by Theodor Adorno et al ?
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15 .   Sociologist Tamotsu Shibutani criticized Adorno et al . ’s study The Authoritarian Personality on the grounds that :
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16 .   Sociological studies of gender socialization have found that :
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17 .   Which of the following statements about gender socialization is true ?
a . Most gendered socialization during childhood is intentional
b . * Most gender stereotypes are well - established before children start school ( 321 )
c . Most gender stereotypes are formed through “ the hidden curriculum ”
d . Women work in female - dominated fields due to innate preferences
18 .   According to the research by Hitlin , __________ attach the greatest importance to teaching their children independence and hard work .
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19 .   Which of the following statements summarizes the work of Annette Lareau :
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20 .   Arlie Hochschild ’s theory of “ emotion work ” investigates :
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Sociology 103 Summer 2011 Term Test 2 Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. Indicate your answer by blacking in the relevant box on the SCANTRON sheet. Be sure to print your name and student number clearly on the answer sheet. 1. ____________ best describes “families” in Canada today. a. “Nuclear” b. “Extended” c. *”Highly variable” (303) d. “Civilized”
2. What best explains the decrease in the size of the “family unit” over the past century:
3. Functionalist Linda Waite (2000) argues that cohabiting relationships are:
4. A Symbolic Interactionist would focus on ____________in the study of families.
5. What is one criticism of the “top-down” theory of socialization: a. It creates uncertainty b. *It may produce anger, prejudice, racism and homophobia (307) c. It worked well in the past, but does not today d. It does not produce enough conformity
6. The looking-glass self is best described as:
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7. According to the work of William Goode (1963), family patterns everywhere are moving towards:
8. Which of the following is true of adult relationships, as described by Goode:

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