5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Surplus wealth
- Downward mobility
- Social stratification
- a a powerfully negative label that greatly changes a person's self concept and social identity.
- b refers to someone dropping out of school, losing a job, or becoming divorced
- c a way of thinking that emphizes deliberate, matter of fact calculation of the most efficient way to accomplish a particular task.
- d a system by whic a society ranks categories of people in a heirchy, based
- e It is the amount of wealth, usually described in currency, that we produce over and above what was needed for our labor power. Marx called the surplus "s."
5 Multiple choice questions
- refers to someone earning a degree, landing a higher paying job, or marrying someone who has a good income
- is a model of economic and social development that explains global inequality in terms of teachnoligical and cultural difference between nations. Max Weber
- to describe a focus on rules and regulations to the point of undermining an organizations goal.
- A principle which states that employees tend to be promoted to a level above the level at which they are competent and efficient, a process which creates incompetent senior management in any organization.
- people who own and operate factories and other businesses in pursuit of profits
5 True/False questions
triad → a social group with two members
multinational corportion → large business that operates in many countries
Social Mobility → refers to someone earning a degree, landing a higher paying job, or marrying someone who has a good income
proletarians → the tendency of group members to conform, resulting ina narrow view of some issue.
socioecononomic status → a change in position within the social heirachy.