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a.Islam and Buddhismb.Christianity and Hinduismc.Evangelical Christianity and Islamd.Hinduism and BuddhismAnswer: cPage:319LO:456.Islamic feminists believe that the rise of Islama.will lead to further discrimination against females.b.will lead to more negative attitudes toward females.c.might lead to greater equality for females.d.will have no impact in how females are seen or treated.Answer: cPage: 319LO:457.What is not true concerning Islamic feminism?a.It believes that Muslim women should keep their allegiance to Islam.b.It should work towards changing male control over the basic Islamic worldview.c.It is different from what people think of as Western feminism.d.It advocates changing laws first and if that fails, leaving the Islamic faith.Answer: dPage: 319LO:4353
Chapter 158.A(n) __________ is one in which factory or mechanized production has replaced agriculture as the major form of economic activity.a.commerce societyb.industrial societyc.urban societyd.suburban societyAnswer: bPage: 321LO:759.__________ in the United States created a gap between the nonpaid work performed by women at home and the paid work that was increasingly performed by men and unmarriedgirls.a.Industrializationb.Urbanizationc.Suburbanizationd.CommercializationAnswer: aPage: 321LO:760.__________ refer to societies in which technology supports a service-based and information-based economy.a.Preindustrial societiesb.Postmodern societiesc.Postindustrial societiesd.Industrial societiesAnswer: cPage: 322LO:761.In __________, the division of labor in paid employment is increasingly based on whether people provide or apply information or are employed in service jobs such as fast-food restaurant counter help or health care workers.a.industrial societiesb.postindustrial societiesc.postmodern societiesd.preindustrial societiesAnswer: bPage: 322LO:762.For a variety of reasons, more postindustrial society households are headed by women with no adult male present. Almost __________ of all U. S. children live with their mother only.a.one-tenth (10 percent)b.one-fourth (23 percent)c.half (50 percent)d.two-thirds (67 percent)Answer: bPage: 322LO:763.For a variety of reasons, more postindustrial society households are headed by women with no adult male present. Among African American children, __________ live with their 354
Chapter 1mother only.a.25 percentb.33 percentc.48 percentd.75 percentAnswer: cPage: 322LO:764. In postindustrial societies such as the United States, approximately __________ of adult women are in the labor force, meaning that finding time to care for children, help aging parents, and the demands of the workplace will continue to place a heavy burden on women, despite living in an information and service-oriented economy.a.25 percentb.33 percentc.50 percentd.60 percentAnswer: dPage: 322LO:765.The text points out that gender-appropriate behavior is __________.