5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Emile Durkheim's research on suicide
- Narcotizing dysfunction
- Characteristics of bureaucracy
- Peter Principle
- a affects the overall cultural practices of a society; it also shapes the image that we hold or oursleves
- b Being promoted to a level of being incompetant.
- c His research suggests that suicide, although it is a solitary act, is related to group life. Religous affiliations had a lower rate; the unmarried had a much higher rate; soldiers were more likely to take their lives; higher rate at times of peace than at time of war; higher rate at times of instability rather than prosperity....reflected the extent to which people were integrated into the group life of the society
- d the phenomenon in which the media provide such massive amounts of coverage that the audience becomes numb and fails to act on the information, regardless of how compelling the issue.
- e does not create policy but, rather, enacts it. Law, policy, and regulation normally originates from a leadership
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A printed or written form used to obtain information from a respospondant
- A group in society that influences an individual's purchasing behavior
- He advanced the belief that we learn who we are by interacting with others
- A face to face or telephone questioning of a respondent to obtain desired information
- process of discarding former behavior patterns and accepting new ones as part of a transition in one's life
5 True/False Questions
Impression Management → process of discarding former behavior patterns and accepting new ones as part of a transition in one's life
Participant Observation → a research method in which investigators systematically observe people while joining them in their routine activities
Role Conflict → The tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life represent the norm or are superior to all others.
Ascibed status → A person's social position assigned to a person by society without regard for the person's unique talents or characteristics
Total Institution → affects the overall cultural practices of a society; it also shapes the image that we hold or oursleves