Q.In the United States about what share of the population aged sixteen and older is in the
paid labor force?
Q/.Globalization of the economy means that
AAll of these are correct.
Q.As a social institution, the economy
AAll of these are correct
1. Describe the sociological perspective i n your own words. What does it mean to think
Sociology can see things that government systems and common sense may not, through
research. In its practice, Sociology looks at be
Final Exam Review
Sociological imagination - What is it? What does it mean? Who is the theorist?
What is sociology?
How does sociology differ from other social sciences
Emile Durkheim, Karl Marx, Max Weber -who are they? What are they resp
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Q.Guided by the symbolic-interaction approach, sociologists examine
A.All of these are correct.
QSecularization refers to which of the following?
A.the historical decline in the importance of the sacred
Q.Following Emile Durkheim, the ordinary elements of
Q.In the 2008 presidential election, about what percentage of registered voters actually went
to the polls?
A. about 63 percent
Q.Which of the following is a factor encouraging political revolution?
AAll of the responses are correct.
QThe National Rifle A
Q.Compared to almost every other high-income nation in the world, the United States is
Aa religious country
Q,. People that belong to the Episcopalian and Presbyterian, are typically:
A.have been referred to as, "high achievers."
Q. Which nations in th
Q.Walter Reckless and Simon Dinitz claimed that "good boys" have the ability to control
deviant impulses. They called their analysis
Q.The value of psychological theories of deviance is limited because
A.most people who commit seriou
Q.The death of 52 garment workers in a Bangladeshi sweatshop shows that
A.the lives of the world's poor are far worse than many people in the United States realize.
Q.Ravi was born into a caste system in a small village in Sri Lanka. He can expect to
QThe main characteristic of the _ approach is its view of society as being
orderly and stable.
Q.Three campus roommates are talking about why they are in college. A sociological view of
going to college highlights the effect of
Q.The term "cultural lag" refers to the fact that
A.some cultural elements change more quickly than others.
Q.Subculture refers to
A.cultural patterns that set off a part of a society's population.
QWhich of the following adds to the creation of a global
Q.Critics of Erikson's theory of personality development point out that
AAll of these are correct.
Q.The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that
Achildren's television time be limited to two hours a day.
Q.The period of life called "middle adulthoo
QAccording to Erving Goffman, people usually make efforts to _ their intentions.
QSmiling and making polite remarks to people we do not like is an example of
Aidealizing a personal performance.
QShawna is an excellent artist, but as a mother she