Review Questions for 2nd Exam
[You may ignore questions 1-6 (in
italics), because we were not able to
cover this material in class this
11. What does the term "glass ceiling"
1. Differences between Functionalism
SOCIOLOGY 1, 1st MID TERM
Part I-What is Sociology?
What is the meaning of Mode of
-And what are: Primitive
Communism, Slave Society, Feudalism,
and Capitalism as Modes of Prodcution?
What is the meaning of Sociological
Review Guide for Final Exam
1. According to the textbook, most people in
modern societies live where (i.e., cities?
Countryside? Villages? Small towns?)
3. urbanization (and what caused it)
4. What is David Harvey's "created
Lecture Notes for Part II of Sociology 1 with Flacks
What is Symbolic Interactionism?
I. The Social Construction of Sex/Gender
-Sex vs. Gender
Sex is biological and fixed
Gender is cultural and variable
-Individual variability, cultural variability, and h
The Research Process-Focus on Family Issues
I. Coontz, Divorce in Perspective
-What does she mean by putting divorce in perspective
-A Scientific perspective
-America's Culture War provides unscientific views on family
-family values crusaders vs.