5 Written questions
4 Matching questions
- David Riesman
- Robert Park
- Robert Merton
- Robert Michel
- a Concentrated on Chicago studying drug addiction, crime, prostitution, and juvenile delinquency. (w ernest burgess)
- b Studied social deviance as a result of normlessness.
- c Iron law of Oligarchy: says that a few individuals hold sway over an organization and look to their own interests.
- d Believed in the unequal distribution, but didn't think of the elite as a group. They all had separate interests so that no group dominated.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Created something called the sociological imagination. A humanistic view of sociology and how it affects history and society.
Wrote "the Power Elitee"
- Believed in a governing class that controlled most of the power. These were mad of the rich and upper class.
- Took a humanistic approach to sociology at the turn of the century with Lester Ward.
- Said that stratification was necessary for society to function. Since some have better abilities, they need an incentive to use them.
5 True/False questions
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.
Charles Horton Cooley → One of the first sociologists, right after Comte. Studied sociology in England.
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.
Dennis Wrong → Took a humanistic approach to sociology at the turn of the century with William Graham.
George Herbert Mead → 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.