75.Clay is a high ranking executive of the Harley-Davidson Company. He is a member of theFree Wheelers, a motorcycle group. On the weekends, the Free Wheelers go camping and fishing and often sponsor community service programs. Clay would be considered a member of a(n) __________. a.countercultureb.minority culturec.subcultured.underground cultureAnswer: cPage: 49LO: 6TYPE: ConceptualSOURCE: Pickup 76.Which of these statements about subcultures is false? 77.Today, over 75 percent of the more than 100,000 Old Order Amish live in __________ where they practice their religious beliefs and remain a relatively closed social network. 78.A __________ is a group that strongly rejects dominant societal values and norms and seeks an alternative lifestyle. 79.“The Order,” a white supremacist group, is opposed to most of the values shared by a majority of mainstream Americans. The Order has purchased weapons with the purpose of going after its enemies. This group is an example of a __________. a.secondary culture b. contraculture 32
c.subcultured.countercultureAnswer: d Page: 51LO: 6TYPE: AppliedSOURCE: Modified 80.Groups such as the beatniks of the 1950s, the drug enthusiasts of the 1970s, and members of religious cults reject some or many of culture’s basic norms and values. These groups are called __________. 81.Sociologists use the term __________ for the disorientation that people feel when they encounter cultures radically different from their own that challenge their own taken-for-granted assumptions about life.
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