5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Robert Merton
- G. William Domhoff
- Harriet Martineau
- Talcott Parsons
- David Riesman
- 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 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.
- d Believed in a governing class that controlled most of the power. These were mad of the rich and upper class.
- e Studied social deviance as a result of normlessness.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Attempted to end the "oversocialized" and the too socially determined "man in sociology"
- 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.
- Took a humanistic approach to sociology at the turn of the century with William Graham.
- Distinguished manifest, latent or unintended consequences of social structure. Believed this functions either functional or dysfunctional.
5 True/False Questions
Kingsley Davis → 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.
George Simmel → Dyad and Triad.
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.
William Graham → Took a humanistic approach to sociology at the turn of the century with Lester Ward.