Question 171 pts
The sociology of larger groups and whole societies is called
Question 181 pts
This type of research has two identifying features: it is based on a sample of the population to be studied, and it collects data through personal interviews or by having respondents fill out questionnaires.
Question 191 pts
A functionalist would generally regard a social arrangement that produces constant ethnic conflict as
necessarily beneficial in some way.
a functional alternative to some previous, more harmonious, relationship.
an indication that the system involved probably should not survive.
Question 201 pts
Darley and Latane's experiment showed that young people are less likely to help people in distress than are older people.
Question 211 pts
In Benjamin Zablocki's study of communes ____ was a dependent variable.
Question 221 pts
Travis Hirschi and Rodney Stark's independent variable was
Question 231 pts
The study of contextual effects represents a kind of borderline between micro and macro sociology.
Question 241 pts
According to Max Weber
group conflict is mostly the result of class conflict.
class conflict is relatively unimportant to shaping culture and social structures.
class conflict is really just a subtype of status group conflict.
class conflict is important, but so are many other causes of group conflict.
Question 251 pts
If we wanted to find out if pre-industrial societies have stronger extended kinship ties than modern societies, we would do
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