U.S Power & Politics
The Chicanos and the Young Lords Social Movement
Mexican Americans and Puerto Ricans have been faced with many social injustices in the
past; these include police brutality, racism, discrimi
The Structure of Social Groups
Social organization: the ways in which the human conduct becomes socially organized
Social conditions that constrain behavior:
Social structure: the structure of behavior in groups and society
Culture: the shared beliefs of
Instructions for Final Exam Part II and Study Guide for Part I
This is the in-class part of the Final Exam for Wednesday, December 14th. You will
have one hour to complete it. You should prepare by practicing to respond to 2 out of
the 3 questions below.
Study Guide for Chapter 7: Deviance
30 multiple-Choice Questions on Blackboard
What is the concept of deviance?
Why did Durkheim argue that deviance has positive consequences to society?
Know the five following traditional theories of the causes of devian
Study Guide for Exam #2: Introduction to Sociology
Chapter 3: Duality: Conflict and Order
You should know the conflict model and order model.
You should also know what sociology founders are associated with the two models and why?
And what are some of the
Introduction to Sociology
Study Guide for Exam #1: Chapter 1
Hopefully this guide will help you prepare for the exam. Remember, this guide is not a substitute
for not having read the chapter, engaged in class discussion, and for not taking notes.
All known societies have some system of ranking individuals and groups along a
Social Differentiation is the process of categorizing people by age, height,
occupation, or some other personal attribute
All social groups / societies have mechanisms to ensure
conformitymechanisms of social control.
Social Control is essential for social order.
Order theorists argue that social order is maintained as
citizens accept the legal order and the s
PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS: DETERMINATION OF GAIN OR LOSS AND BASIS
CONSIDERATIONS. (CHAPTER 13 or 14 depending on which version of the text you have).
13/14.1 Determination of Gain or Loss.
1. General Formula. Amount Realized (AR) Adjusted Basis (AB) = Gain
PROJECT/HW #3. Due on Friday April 12.
Speculator buys 100 shares of Sound Company stock for $3,000, paying her broker a
commission of $50 on the purchase. Fourteen months later she sells the shares for $4,000
paying a commission of $60 on the sale.
DEDUCTIONS: EMPLOYEE AND SELF-EMPLOYED
9.1 Employee Vs. Self-Employed.
1. Factors. See page 9-3 of textbook.
2. Tax Consequences.
a. Self Employed. Expenses generally reported as deduction for AGI. Reported on
Schedule C of fo