Cellular phone changed business- become mobile, reached at any time, expert workers
found world-wide, spend more time communicating not fact-to-face, better access to
clients and business information, possible medical problems, more vehicle accidents
remaining constant in relation to the other variable. Both variables can increase,
decrease or any combination in between.
24) What is a Hypothesis?
An educated guess a researcher makes after doing reading on a given topic.
Worded so it can tested using
3. Can get carried away
12) Types of Conditioning
Operant Conditioning: Operant conditioning is a type of learning in which an individuals
behaviour is modified by its experiences and consequences.
13) Erik Erikson
12. Why did the Vietnam war start?
The Vietnam War was a military conflict fought between the communist forces of North
Vietnam (supported by Russia and China among others) and the anti-communist forces
of South Vietnam (supported by the United States an
Unit 1: What do Social Scientists Do?
1) What are areas included in Social Sciences?
2) What is Anthropology?
The study of human cultures from a holistic approach and how
7) What is George H. Meads Symbolic Interaction Theory?
Focuses on how human beings interpret or define each others actions.
1. We interpret what we see based on what we know.
Mead theorized that individuals learn and react from interactions within a so
i. Example: Can anthropologists make and connections in North American cultures
between declining birth rates and education?
Sociologists: Might use demography to help explain certain stressed in society, to
explain why a society has changed or to assist