5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- C Wright Mils
- Harriet Martineau
- Robert Park
- Robert Merton
- G. William Domhoff
- a One of the first sociologists, right after Comte. Studied sociology in England.
- b Studied social deviance as a result of normlessness.
- c Created something called the sociological imagination. A humanistic view of sociology and how it affects history and society.
Wrote "the Power Elitee"
- d Believed in a governing class that controlled most of the power. These were mad of the rich and upper class.
- e Concentrated on Chicago studying drug addiction, crime, prostitution, and juvenile delinquency. (w ernest burgess)
5 Multiple choice questions
- Studied city life in Chicago and explored drug addiction, crime, prostitution, and juvenile delinquency with Robert Park.
- Worked at the university of Chicago and originated psychology. Concept of 'me' and 'I' to explain self image and individual.
Studied play taking on roles as children.
- Took a humanistic approach to sociology at the turn of the century with William Graham.
- Was a conflict theorists and the leader of communism. Believed that the burgeoisie exploited the proletariat.
Said elimination of conflict would create true community. Said that eventually the proletariat would rebel and achieve this.
5 True/False questions
Robert Merton → Distinguished manifest, latent or unintended consequences of social structure. Believed this functions either functional or dysfunctional.
Dennis Wrong → Attempted to end the "oversocialized" and the too socially determined "man in sociology"
Wilbert Moore → Iron law of Oligarchy: says that a few individuals hold sway over an organization and look to their own interests.
Emile Durkheim → Studied and categorized suicide into four types: anomic, altruistic, fatalistic,
Studied how society limits man and gives our lives meaning and purpose.
Saw deviance as a result of normlessness
"the Elementary Forms of Religious Life"
Said that religion seeks to create meaning in society and express it through rituals.
Herbert Spencer → Functionalist.