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5 Matching questions

  1. gesellschaft
  2. instrumental leadership
  3. primary groups
  4. mechanically integrated society
  5. social group
  1. a in which a leader actively proposes tasks and plans to guide the group toward achieving its goals
  2. b interaction among members who have an emotional investment in one another and in a situation, who know one another intimately, and who interact as total individuals rather than through specialized roles
  3. c a number of people who have a common identity, some feeling of unity, and certain common goals and shared norms
  4. d (urban society) relationships are impersonal and independent. People look out for their own interests, good are bought and sold, and formal contracts govern economic exchanges
  5. e a society's collective conscience is strong and there is a great commitment to that collective conscience-common goals and values/personal involvement in community

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. many kinds of social groups, such as families, peer groups, and work groups, that actually meet together and contain few enough members so that all members know one another
  2. two or more people come together
  3. Robert K. Merton defined this as a formal, rationally organized social structure clearly defined patterns of activity in which, ideally, every series of actions is functionally related to the purposes of the organization
  4. people who temporarily happen to be in physical proximity to each other but share little else
  5. the ordered social relationships that grow out of the values, norms, statuses, and roles that organize the activities that fulfill society's fundamental needs

5 True/False questions

  1. secondary groupcharacterized by much less intimacy among its members. It usually has specific goals, is formally organized, and is impersonal


  2. social solidarityemerges from the people's commitment and conformity to the society's collective conscience


  3. Émile Durkheimdevised ideas about mechanical and organic solidarity


  4. reference groupa group or social category that an individual uses to help define beliefs, attitudes, and values and to guide behavior


  5. associationsa number of people who have a common identity, some feeling of unity, and certain common goals and shared norms


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