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Institutions tend to function seeks to understand

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Unformatted text preview: d assumptions form the a condition characterized by a questioning of the notion of progress and history, the re an entity that exists because people behave as if it exists and whose existence is perpe a theory that attempts to predict how certain social institutions tend to function. seeks to understand local interactional contexts; its methods of choice are ethnograph generally concerned with social dynamics at a higher level of analysis - - that is, across t f an individual's life to seemingly impersonal and remote historical forces. rm a social role and reproduce themselves over time; also defined in a narrow sense as any institution in a society that works s the object of inquiry for interpretive sociology - - to study ho...
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2014 for the course SOCY 101 taught by Professor Meryldamasiewicz during the Winter '13 term at University of Maryland Baltimore.

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