To Learn from Study Guide
(All quotations are from Anderson and Taylor Sociology, 4 edition)
Hypothesis a prediction, a tentative assumption that one intends to test. It
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SOC 101 Study Guide for Test 2
Dr. Richards - Spring 2011
The Environment and New Technology _ 1
Including parts of the documentary Inconvenient Truth '
Basic science of global warming:' What does the term greenh
- AIDS, MRSA, TB, Swine Flu, etc.
- Nanotechnology and microtechnology
- Surveillance and privacy satellites, GPS, cell and cordless
phones, EZPass, eye recognition, internet, databases, etc.
World Economy Global Stratification
- Terms: first world
Study Guide-1 for
Test 1 - Soc 101 Spring 120111Dr. Richards
A. Study Guide for Documentary Sicko
Questions for the test to answer on your own
but your group can help you if you cant get it
What is a pre-existing condition and how have insur
Famous Theorist & Theories
Daniel Levinson was born in New York City on May 28, 1920.
He was marry to Judy Levinson.
Daniel Levinson graduated from Yale as a psychologist.
He was best known for his work on positive Adult Development.
, Global Issues/Crises - Population
- Population explosion
- The demographic transition
-VERY Recent trends in low-income countries compared to what had been
happening before that
- Recent trends in wealthy countries and associated problems
CLASSIC SOCIOLOGICAL THEORISTS
Comte, Durkheim, Marx, and Weber, all lived and wrote in Europe, in the
19th century (the 18005).
1. August Comte He was French, and most well known for naming the field of
sociology. Before that, it was more-or-less inclu
What is the most fundamental change that has taken place in families in the U5.
Extended vs. nuclear families What are they, and is nuclear or extended more
common around the world and throughout history?
How is this connected with the Gem
Sociology 101 - Dr. Richards
Study Guide for Test 3 Fall 2010
Race and Ethnicity
Difference between race and ethnic group
Race concept of social construction of race - Is there a clear physical way to
draw lines between races?
Views of race in the U.S
Sociology 101 Principles of Sociology
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