8. How does Weber define authority? What are the three types of legitimate domination that Weber posits? Make sure to clearly define each of them. Also, match each of the following examples with the type legitimate authority to which they correspond: Pope Francis, Carol Christ, chancellor of UC Berkeley, and Martin Luther King, Jr. -OB, sandra •Authority is defined as legitimate forms of domination odomination= probability that certain specific commands will be obeyed by a given group of people •Three types of authority: oRational-legal §Legitimacy drawn from reasonable and abstract, universal rules §Legally enacted §rationalized system of bureaucracy reigns §Carol Christ oTraditional §Legitimacy drawn from belief in virtue of the sanctity of tradition, age old rules and power §Person designated according to traditionally transmitted rules §Characterizes relations in pre modern societies like medieval ages §Forms of traditional •Gerontocracy: rule by elders •Primary patriarchalism: leaders inherit positions •Patrimonialism: Administration and military used by masters for traditional domination §The Pope oCharismatic §Draws legitimacy from claims of extreme virtuosity, whether ethical, heroic or religious §Claim to authority is specifically in conflict with the bases of legitimacy of an established, fully institutionalized order; always revolutionary
§Example: Martin Luther King, Jr. Long Answer QuestionsI will choose 2 of the following 4 questions. Each is worth 50 points, for a total of 100. Succinct, yet thorough, responses to these prompts will likely require 12-15 sentences, or 2-3 brief paragraphs. -bullet point ideas, get core ideas down, make comments- 1) Define mechanical solidarity and organic solidarity, then compare and contrast them in terms of levels of integration and regulation (make sure to clearly define both integration and regulation in your answer as well). In what types of societies with what degrees of integration and regulation would Durkheim say each of the four types of suicide were likely to occur? Make sure to clearly define each of the types of suicide somewhere in your essay. Sandra, Yaz, & Tatum Define mechanical solidarity and organic solidarity.