Soc Test 1,2,3 Master Copy

A caste system is a a social system found in india b

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Unformatted text preview: a social system found in Japan. C) one example of a closed social system. D) all of the above. Points Earned: 1.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s):D 6. Feminist theory considers how the dominant perspective permeates our society’s evaluation of what is deemed to be value and important. Feminist insight into the workings of social inequality generally follows which line(s) of investigation? A) It recognizes the working lives of women within capitalism. B) It investigates the role of class position in determining one’s view of the world. C) It recognizes that households are largely trapped in their class stratum because they had limited means by which to reach the next level. D) It investigates why it is important for society to ensure that key positions are held by the most capable people. E) A and B. Points Earned: 1.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s):E 7. Television shows draw on _______ notions of __________ to portray cosmetic surgery as a way to remedy one’s psyche by aiding the unhappy to be happy and fulfilled. A) Symbolic Interactionist; inequity B) Symbolic interactionist; empowerment C) Feminist; empowerment D) Feminist; inequality Points Earned: 1.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s):C 8. Bowles and Gintis (1976) argued that schools in capitalist societies are structured to produce: A) gender inequality in society. B) class inequality in society. C) equal opportunities for all members of society. D) A and B. E) None of the above. Points Earned: 1.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s):B 9. In 1987, the Ontario Ministry of Education marked a pivotal shift away from ___________ approaches in schools and toward a(n) __________ approach A) Colonialist; Imperialist B) Imperialist; Multiculturalism C) Capitalist; Anti-racist D) Multiculturalism; Anti-racist Points Earned: 0.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s):D 10. A consequence of decreased government funding for post-secondary institutions is the current restructuring of Canadian universities on a more corporate model. This development may be considered a result of a market ideology and business practices associa...
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