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Chapter 14 / Exercise 1
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39.The first U.S. sociologist to investigate crowd behavior was __________.a.Louis Wirthb.Jane Addamsc.Robert Parkd.Herbert GansAnswer: c
Page: 490LO: 3TYPE: FactualSOURCE: New40.According to sociologist Robert Park, social unrest is transmitted by a process of __________, in which one person’s discontent is communicated to another, who, in turn, reflects the discontent back to the first person.
cPage: 490LO: 3TYPE: ConceptualSOURCE: Modified41.From the perspective of __________ individuals with similar characteristics or attitudes seek others who are similar with whom they can express their predispositions to behave and feel in different ways.
Page: 491LO: 3TYPE: ConceptualSOURCE: Modified42.The perspective of __________ suggests that people with similar attributes find a collectivity of like-minded persons with whom they can express their underlying personal tendencies.
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43.Applying convergence theory in his study of a lynch mob, social psychologist Hadley Cantril found that __________a.the participants came from widely divergent backgroundsb.participants shared traits that made them susceptible to joining a lynch mob evenwhen they didn’t know the target of the lynchingc.the participants came primarily from the middle-, and upper-middle classesd.participants knew, and did not like, the target of the lynchingAnswer: b
Page: 491LO: 3TYPE: AppliedSOURCE: Modified44.__________ theory emphasizes the importance of social norms in shaping crowd behavior.
Page: 491LO: 3TYPE: ConceptualSOURCE: Pickup45.Convergence theory has been criticized because it does notexplain
Page: 491LO: 3TYPE: ConceptualSOURCE: New46.Emergent norm theory is rooted in the __________ perspective.
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