A social category based on decent
behaving differently towards people with some characteristics compared to others
negative attitudes based on characteristics such as race, gender, age, or sexual
In 1981 how many women filed for bankruptcy?
More people filed for bankruptcy that had,_, _, or _.
Heart Attacks, cancer, or graduated from college
What changes in spending decreased from the 1970s-2000s?
Clothing, Food, Appliances, Am
In Milgram's experiments, how many people were willing to administer the
most painful level of electric shocks?
Why were participants willing to do this?
They were following the instructions of an authority figure
What was the dependent
What percent of girls do not survive foot binding?
Two people are better off if they agree on a behavior than if they don't. Many social situations have an
element of coordination-> that is, there is an outcome that bot
What are greenhouse gases created from?
they are created by human activity and contributing global climate change
Based on the chart, what country produced the highest carbon emissions
per person in 2006?
Which two countries produced
What was the experiment put on by Rob Kurzban about segregation?
Showed subjects a video of four people- two white and two black. After video was shown they asked the
subjects about information in the video. Very interested in what they didnt remem
What kind of cooperation emerged?
Soldiers would purposely miss each other when they fired
What are the four outcomes of the Prisoner's Dilemma Game?
1. Both prisoners keep their mouths shut (both cooperate)
2. Prisoner A tells on his partner (defe
Supreme Court Justices live _ years longer than the typical American
born during the same year
30 years longer
Supreme Court Justices have more _ (4 points) than the average
2. Job Security (it is theirs for life)
3. Status (h
The value of people's possessions (ex. Homes and other investments)
Canadian Hockey Team, how many players have birthdays in Jan, Feb, or
Canadian Hockey Team, How many players have birthdays in A
When a man has a sex change, his income drops by _.
When women have a sex change, their income _.
Define- Gender Discrimination
Behaving differently towards people with some characteristics (race, religion, and so forth) compared to