Exam 1 Terms Review List
Society- a group of people who shape their lives in aggregated and patterned way, which are
different from others.
Sociology- The systematic study of social interaction at a variety of levels.
Sociological Imagination- (C. Wright
Exam 2 Review Terms
Culture- consists of the beliefs, behaviors, objects, and other characteristics
common to the members of a particular group or society.
Social constructiona social mechanism, phenomenon, or category created and developed bys
Exaggerated claims of negative
So-called solutions might do more
harm than good.
The best single indicator of the
condition of the environment is life
The Energy Crisis:
I dont like nostalgia unless its mine.
Nightmare at Rainbow
He's a witch!
The new institution-daycare
Effects of the Industrial
Revolution on the Family
Men Leaving Home
LAST NOTES ON
Interpreting Social Problems
Why spend precious resources on people who have only a few years
or just a few monthsmore to live?
Explains how two or more concepts (or
WEALTH AND POVERTY
SOCIAL INEQUALITY: The unequal
distribution of wealth, income, power, and
Economy and Social Class in the
Includes money and jobs, but also the entire social
Exam 4 Terms Review List
Race- a group of people who share physical characteristics, such as skin color and
Ethnicity- An ethnic group or ethnicity is a socially-defined category of people who
identify with each other based on common ances