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  1. Emile Durkheim's research on suicide
  2. Socialization
  3. Narcotizing dysfunction
  4. Characteristics of bureaucracy
  5. Peter Principle
  1. a affects the overall cultural practices of a society; it also shapes the image that we hold or oursleves
  2. b Being promoted to a level of being incompetant.
  3. 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
  4. 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.
  5. e does not create policy but, rather, enacts it. Law, policy, and regulation normally originates from a leadership

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. A printed or written form used to obtain information from a respospondant
  2. A group in society that influences an individual's purchasing behavior
  3. He advanced the belief that we learn who we are by interacting with others
  4. A face to face or telephone questioning of a respondent to obtain desired information
  5. process of discarding former behavior patterns and accepting new ones as part of a transition in one's life

5 True/False Questions

  1. Impression Managementprocess of discarding former behavior patterns and accepting new ones as part of a transition in one's life

          

  2. Participant Observationa research method in which investigators systematically observe people while joining them in their routine activities

          

  3. Role ConflictThe tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life represent the norm or are superior to all others.

          

  4. Ascibed statusA person's social position assigned to a person by society without regard for the person's unique talents or characteristics

          

  5. Total Institutionaffects the overall cultural practices of a society; it also shapes the image that we hold or oursleves

          

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