SOC 102 - Principles of Sociology
Kerich - Quiz 3 Study Guide
Know the difference between status/role and the types of statuses
Be familiar with the group dynamics discussed in class
Know the characteristics of a bureaucracy
Understand the organizing prin
Class, Race, and Gender
Class, race, and gender organize society as a whole and create a variety of contexts for family living
through their unequal distribution of social opportunities.
They are forms of stratification that foster
The way in which a society organizes itself so that individuals know their
place or social position.
A ranking system.
Every society stratifies its membe
U.S. ORGANIZING PRINCIPLES OF STRATIFICATION
CLASS, RACE, AND GENDER
We consider stratification to be a societal universal
The organizing principles may be different
They come through socio-historical, po
Introduction Social Structure
The way in which social interactions build, interconnect, and organize
themselves into a society
Understanding how these pieces fit together, helps us answer the core