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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. True
  2. Stereotypes are the assumptions we make that can become self-fulfilling prophecies.
  3. False
  4. dramaturgy
  5. intimate early social interaction
  1. a An approach to social interaction in which social life is analyzed in terms of the stage is called ________.
  2. b Based on studies of isolated and institutionalized children, what is the key variable in acquiring the basic "human" traits we take for granted?
  3. c T or F: The sociological significance of social structure is that it guides our behavior.
  4. d T or F: All master statuses are achieved statuses
  5. e Which of the following statements BEST describes how stereotypes affect our interaction with others when we first meet?

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Believing that all football players are academically challenged, that all African Americans are great athletes, and that all women can cook well are examples of ________.
  2. According to Durkheim, when a society increases in size, its division of labor becomes more specialized. People begin to depend upon one another and become interdependent. This form of social cohesion was a concept that he termed ________.
  3. Leo, Ryan, and Matthew regularly interact with one another and share similar values, norms, and expectations. In view of this, which concept MOST applies to their relationship?
  4. In ethnomethodology, the ideas we take for granted that underlie our behavior and that we violate at our risk are called ________.
  5. True or False Without language there can be no culture, no shared way of life.

5 True/False questions

  1. IMead describes the active, creative, and spontaneous part of the self as the ________.


  2. TrueT or F: As a child's experiences with agents of socialization broadens, the influence of the family increases.


  3. TrueT or F: As a child's experiences with agents of socialization broadens, the influence of the family increases.


  4. These are examples of her ascribed statusIn the context of dramaturgy, impression management deals with ____________.


  5. The orphans raised by the mentally impaired scored an average of 28 points higher than those raised by trained professionals.What discovery did Skeels and Dye make when they administered intelligence tests to a sample of orphans cared for by trained professionals in a "good" orphanage and to a second sample of orphans raised by residents of an institution for mentally retarded women?


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