21 Soc. Vocabulary words
1. Binge drinking
Defined for men as the consumption of five or more alcoholic drinks in a row at least once in
the prior two weeks, and for woman as the consumption of four or more drinks in a row at
least once in
In recent decades, what has been the trend with marriage? What are some factors that influence
How are families changing in todays global world? Why?
What has been the trend with divorce rates? Why?
How is globalization affecting corporate cul
Sociological research process/main methods
Micro and Macrosociology
Correlation and Causation
Marx theories and themes
Capitalism, Class conflict, Inequality, Economic determinism, and alienation
Weber theories and themes
Rationalization, Cultural Ideas and Values, Power/control, Bureaucratic
1. What are the practical implications of sociology?
2. What are the trends of industrialization?
3. What are the historical factors that influenced sociological thinking?
4. What is meant by globalization? What are the trends?
Growth of world interdepend
Erin: - some of mine so far, not all
Can potentially benefit countries of different sizes and in different regions, in the form of access to a wider
variety of goods, lower prices, better healthcare, etc
While some countries (i.e.