5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Talcott Parsons
- William Graham
- Harriet Martineau
- Robert Merton
- Ferdinand Tonnies
- a A functionalist and advocated the "Grand Theory." Said that society was built on the organization of interrelated parts.
- b One of the first sociologists, right after Comte. Studied sociology in England.
- c Gemeinschaft
- d Took a humanistic approach to sociology at the turn of the century with Lester Ward.
- e Distinguished manifest, latent or unintended consequences of social structure. Believed this functions either functional or dysfunctional.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Ralph Turner and Lewis Killian developed this collective behavior theory.
- Iron law of Oligarchy: says that a few individuals hold sway over an organization and look to their own interests.
- Said that stratification was necessary for society to function. Since some have better abilities, they need an incentive to use them.
- 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.
- Believed in a governing class that controlled most of the power. These were mad of the rich and upper class.
5 True/False questions
Auguste Comte → Said that stratification was necessary for society to function. Since some have better abilities, they need an incentive to use them.
Dennis Wrong → Attempted to end the "oversocialized" and the too socially determined "man in sociology"
Max Weber → 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.
Robert Park → Distinguished manifest, latent or unintended consequences of social structure. Believed this functions either functional or dysfunctional.
Charles Horton Cooley → Looking-glass self.
Primary and Secondary relationships