1.Sociology is the study of human behavior in society. The sociological imagination works by
watching people and wondering how society influences people's individual lives and group life.
2.The core sociological concep
Race is a distinction between categories of people based on physical characteristics.
Ethnic groups are social categories of people who have the same culture. Stereotypes
reinforce prejudices and cause them to pers
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Social stratification is a fixed, hierarchical arrangement in society. There are groups in
this society that have different access to resources, power, and perceived social worth.
There are three forms of soc
1. There is definitely an impact of various types of groups. Dyads only consist of two
people, thus making the group quite stable. However, when that dyad becomes a triad
(three people), things get more complicated. A
1. The socialization process and the agents of socialization influence identity development
and social control. The way one is raised influences how they view the expectations of
society. Through culture, religion, fam
1.There are five characteristics of all cultures. These include: culture is shared, culture is learned,
culture is taken for granted, culture is symbolic, and culture varies across time and place. The culture
that is m
1. The scientific method gives sociologists a set of steps to follow when doing research.
Sociologists use inductive reasoning to get general conclusions from simple observations. They
use deductive reasoning to create