5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Their location in the social structure has created the difference between Milo's and Jim's reactions.
- Erving Goffman
- Social structure
- a T or F: The sociological significance of social structure is that it guides our behavior.
- b Milo, a highly successful attorney, just received a $200 ticket for speeding. Jim, an unemployed father of six, received a $50 fine for parking in a restricted area. Milo considers his $200 ticket an inconvenience, but Jim sees his $50 fine as a financial disaster. Why do Milo and Jim feel so differently about their fines, even though Milo's is four times greater than Jim's?
- c An approach to social interaction in which social life is analyzed in terms of the stage is called ________.
- d The typical patterns of a group, such as its usual relationships between men and women or students and teachers, are referred to as ________.
- e The presentation of self in everyday life, also called dramaturgy, was developed by ________
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Which sociological perspective is most closely linked to microsociology?
- True or False Without language there can be no culture, no shared way of life.
- The research in the early 1960s using rhesus monkeys to demonstrate the importance of intimate physical contact in the rearing of animals was conducted by ________.
- Of the following traits and abilities, which one would George Herbert Mead consider MOST essential for an individual to be a full-fledged member of society?
- T or F:Roles are like fences - they allow a certain amount of freedom but that freedom does not go very far.
5 True/False Questions
False → T or F: All master statuses are achieved statuses
These are examples of her ascribed status → In the context of dramaturgy, impression management deals with ____________.
The orphans raised by the mentally impaired scored an average of 28 points higher than those raised by trained professionals. → Of the following traits and abilities, which one would George Herbert Mead consider MOST essential for an individual to be a full-fledged member of society?
We occupy a status, we play a role → 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?
background assumptions → In ethnomethodology, the ideas we take for granted that underlie our behavior and that we violate at our risk are called ________.