exam8 pg5 - According to classic sociological thinking what is community Various connections that individuals make with other people People and groups

exam8 pg5 - According to classic sociological thinking what...

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Unformatted text preview: According to classic sociological thinking, what is community? Various connections that individuals make with other people People and groups one interacts with regular regardless of geographic area Those you interact with regularly that are within your geographic neighborhood Family members, coworkers, neighbors, and friends regardless of geographic area Family members, neighbors, and nearby friends d.Family members, coworkers, neighbors, and friends regardless of geographic area Julian lives in a neighborhood with deep poverty and racial segregation. Which section of the city does he live? Inner city Glamour zone Urban ghetto Lower-class area Transformed downtown c.Urban ghetto vacant streets that resemble war zones where violence and drug abuse are prevalent tree-lined streets with businesses and residences an area of overcrowded and low quality housing where crime is prevalent a destination for artists and center for culture and shopping a working class neighborhood with single family homes c.an area of overcrowded and low quality housing where crime is prevalent Provide visual barriers Haul garbage to the garbage dump for residents Repaint to cover graffiti Open up garden areas Add bay windows for indoor gardening a.Provide visual barriers Barry Wellman and Mark Granovetter agree that ________. traditional focus on neighborhood has been irrelevant community cohesion is not important ties are not solely derived from family and neighbor relationships communities are eroding friends and family are the best ties when job hunting 5 ...
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