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Accuracy is very important for this assignment. 1. (TCO 1). Sociology: (Points: 5) is the systematic study of social behavior and human groups focuses primarily on the influence of social relationships upon people's attitudes and behavior, as well as the influence of people's attitudes and behavior upon social relationships focuses on how societies are established and change all of the above 2. (TCO 1). The study of how contemporary societies develop and change is know (Points: 5) biology anthropology sociology psychology 3. (TCO 3). Critics of television often suggest that executives of major television networks and movie corporations are white, wealthy males, who decide what programs or movies will be produced and which directors and actors will obtain jobs in the industry. This analysis reflects the: (Points: 5) functionalist perspective conflict perspective interactionist perspective global perspective 4. (TCO 2). Which one of the following disciplines investigates personality and individual behavior? (Points: 5) History Psychology Political Science Sociology 5. (TCO 2). People may behave differently in artificial situations than they would in the “real world.” This poses a particular problem for researchers using: (Points: 5) questionnaires content analysis replication laboratory experiments 6. (TCO 4). The worldwide integration of government policies, cultures, social movements, and financial markets through trade and the exchange of ideas is referred to as: (Points: 5) innovation discovery globalization diffusion 7. (TCO 4). The statement, “attempts to create bilingualism in the United States represent subordinate language minorities seeking opportunities of self-expression,” reflects the views of which sociological perspective? (Points: 5) Functionalist perspective Conflict perspective Interactionist perspective Global perspective 8. (TCO 4) Philip Zimbardo's study of a simulated prison environment that used college students as prisoners and prison guards: (Points: 5) indicated that it is impossible to replicate a "real life" situation in a laboratory demonstrated that a social structure can influence the type of social interactions that occur indicated that social interactions are not influenced by social structure characteristics all of the above 9. (TCO 3). The teacher-expectancy effect reflects the views of which sociological perspective? (Points: 5) functionalist feminist interactionist globalist 10. (TCO 4). Harry Harlow's research with rhesus monkeys indicated that: (Points: 5) early childhood deprivation could always be reversed with intense resocialization the ill effects of being raised in isolation were often irreversible there was no comparison between the development of the monkeys and human development midlife deprivation was more serious than early childhood deprivation 11. (TCO 4). The increased recitation of "The Pledge of Allegiance" and the singing of the "Star-Spangled Banner" to reinforce patriotism following the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks on New York City and Washington D.C. is an example of which functional prerequisite? (Points: 5) Replacing personnel Preserving order Providing and maintaining a sense of purpose Teaching new recruits 12. (TCO 3). Which of the following perspectives is most likely to be concerned about the quality of childcare due to the lack of governmental support for childcare workers that earn less per hour than food (Points: 5) Functionalists Conflict Theorists Feminists both B and C 13. (TCO 1). As a response to the AIDS epidemic, new social networks have emerged that care for the sick, educate the healthy, and lobby for more responsive public policies. The creation of these new networks represents the interests of which sociological perspective? (Points: 5) Functionalist perspective Conflict and feminist perspectives Interactionist perspective Global perspective 14. (TCO 4). A group is any number of people: (Points: 5) with similar norms, values, and expectations who regularly and consciously interact who happen to be together in the same place (e.g., passengers) who share a common feature (e.g., hair color) but do not interact all of the above 15. (TCO 5). Which one of the following would be an example of a bureaucratic dysfunction? (Points: 5) The Peter Principle Employees deprived of a voice in decision-making The stifling of initiative and imagination All of the above 16. (TCO 5). The space shuttle Columbia disaster of 2003 was attributed to mechanical failure and: (Points: 5) the bureaucratic culture of NASA lack of qualified volunteers failure of primary group relations all of the above 17. (TCO 3). Which sociological perspective is most likely to be concerned with television distorting gender roles and stereotyping, often rooted in the media's willingness to promote more traditional views? (Points: 5) Functionalist perspective global perspective Interactionist perspective Feminist perspective 18. (TCO 5). Employees who work full-time or part-time at home rather than in an outside office and who are linked to their supervisors and colleagues through computer terminals, phones, and fax machines are referred to as: (Points: 5) Gemeinschaft bureaucrats interfacers telecommuters 19. (TCO 5). Which characteristic did sociologist Darnell Hunt suggest would be most likely to affect the interpretations of news coverage events by social audiences? (Points: 5) gender class occupation race 20. (TCO 5). In Robert Merton's terms, people who over zealously and cruelly enforce bureaucratic regulations can be classified as: (Points: 5) ritualist rebels innovators retreatists 1. (TCO 6). An inner-city youth spends many hours in the neighborhood playground, shooting baskets on the basketball court and engaging in every game that he can play. His skills become outstanding and he receives a college scholarship and then signs a lucrative contract to play in the National Basketball Association. This is an example of: (Points: 5) achieved status ascribed status horizontal mobility structural mobility 2. (TCO 9). Social change refers to: (Points: 5) a theory that holds that society is moving in a specific direction a view of society as tending toward instability a view that society is moving in several different directions at the same time significant alteration over time in behavior patterns and culture, including norms and value 3. (TCO 9) Positive efforts to recruit minority group members or women for jobs, promotions, and educational opportunities are known as: (Points: 5) reverse discrimination quotas pluralism affirmative action 4. (TCO 7). Which of the following is an example of serial monogamy? (Points: 5) Dave is married to Sheila, but they get divorced and he marries Marlene. After they get divorced, he marries Janet, and when she dies, he marries Lorraine Maria is married to Juan. Juan dies and Maria marries Carlos Steve shares an apartment with Bonnie for five years, but then he marries Jessica and they buy a home of their own both A and B 5. (TCO 9). Which sociological perspective would be most interested in studying how the introduction of an affirmative action program in a factory affects workplace relationships among employees? (Points: 5) functionalist conflict interactionist globalist 6. (TCO 4). Capitalism is an economic system in which: (Points: 5) means of production are largely in private hands, and the main incentive for economic activity is the accumulation of profits all property is communally owned and no social distinctions are made on the basis of people's ability to produce the means of production and distribution are collectively owned none of the above 7. (TCO 2). Which of the following is not part of the code of ethics for social science researchers (Points: 5) preserving confidentiality protecting subjects form personal harm protecting the privacy of the subjects making all research notes available for public scrutiny 8. (TCO 1). Children who experience divorce in their families are more likely to experience divorce themselves when they are adults. This is an example of a (Points: 5) dysfunction of families latent function of families manifest function of families proactive function of families 9. (TCO 9). A group of individuals form a protest movement to stop the destruction of the Brazilian rain forest, the spread of businesses into wildlife refuges in the United States, and other examples of environmental destruction through expansion and industrial pollution. This group would be an example of: (Points: 5) gemeinschaft technocrats vested interests Bear liberals 10. (TCO 2). The statement, “people who live in poverty have shorter life expectancies than wealthier citizens,” is an example of: (Points: 5) causal logic a correlation an independent variable the Hawthorne effect 11. (TCO 2). The statement, "working mothers are more likely to have delinquent children than are mothers who do not work outside the home," is an example of: (Points: 5) causal logic a correlation an independent variable the Hawthorne effect 12. (TCO 6). A recent analysis of newspaper coverage of female gubernatorial candidates indicated that: (Points: 5) newspaper coverage focused on a female candidate's personal life, appearance, or personality more than a male's newspaper articles are more likely to illustrate political issues with statements made by female candidates newspapers often fail to cover the political rallies of female candidates male and female candidates have received equal treatment by the news media in recent elections 13. (TCO 3). Which sociological perspective would suggest that teaching of creationism and social integration of sacred and profane traditions helps to transmit dominant culture and encourage social cohesion? (Points: 5) Functionalist perspective Conflict perspective Interactionist perspective Global perspective 14. (TCO 3). Which sociological perspective notes that organized school prayer could reinforce the religious beliefs, rituals, and interests of the powerful and violate the rights of the powerless? (Points: 5) Functionalist perspective Conflict perspective Interactionist perspective Anomie perspective 15. (TCO 6). Sociologist W.E. Du Bois suggested in the early 1900s that institutionalization of unwed mothers was occurring: (Points: 5) due to the independent functions of the family dual income marriages in segregated facilities because of divorce 16. (TCO 6). Which one of the following statements represents a conflict analysis of the elderly in the United States? (Points: 5) The wisdom of the elderly is viewed as no longer relevant as the production methods change in society. Working class people are more dependent on Social Security benefits that barely keep pace with escalating costs of necessities. The privileged position of the upper class generally leads to better health and vigor and to less likelihood of dependency in old age. all of the above 17. (TCO 5). In sociological terms, members of a minority group: (Points: 5) experience unequal treatment are outnumbered by the dominant group speak a different language than the dominant group are members of a different religious group than the dominant group 18. (TCO 5). A Colombian woman and an Italian man, working together as members of a construction crew, overcome their initial prejudices and come to appreciate each other's talents and strengths. This is an example of: (Points: 5) the self-fulfilling prophecy the contact hypothesis exploitation theory amalgamation 19. (TCO 4). An inner-city youth spends many hours in the neighborhood playground, shooting baskets on the basketball court and engaging in every game that he can play. His skills become outstanding, and he receives a college scholarship and then signs a lucrative contract to play in the National Basketball Association. This is an example of: (Points: 5) achieved status ascribed status horizontal mobility structural mobility 20. (TCO 4). Which of the following did Max Weber suggests were analytically distinct components of stratification? (Points: 5) conformity, deviance, and social control class, caste, and age class, prestige, and esteem class, status, and power "