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5 Matching questions

  1. rites of passage
  2. total institution
  3. life course approach
  4. face-work
  5. sandwich generation
  1. a the efforts people make to maintain the proper image and avoid public embarrassment
  2. b a research orientation in which sociologists and other social scientists look closely at the social factors that influence people throughout their lives, from birth to death
  3. c an institution that regulates all aspects of a person's life under a single authority, such as a prison, the military, a mental hospital, or a convent
  4. d a ritual marking the symbolic transition from one social position to another
  5. e the generation of adults who simultaneously try to meet the competing needs of their parents and their children

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a stressful period of self-evaluation that begins at about age 40
  2. processes of socialization in which a person rehearses for future positions, occupations, and social relationships
  3. those individuals who are most important in the development of self
  4. lifelong process in which people learn attitudes, values, and behaviors appropriate for members of a particular culture
  5. perspective of social interactions that people are performers in action

5 True/False questions

  1. degradation ceremonyindividual learns to slant his or her presentation of the self in order to create distinctive appearances and satisfy particular audiences

          

  2. selfthe efforts people make to maintain the proper image and avoid public embarrassment

          

  3. looking-glass selfa ritual marking the symbolic transition from one social position to another

          

  4. cognitive theory of developmentthe theory that children's thought progresses through four stages of development

          

  5. personalitythe process of mentally assuming the perspective of another and responding from that imagined viewpoint

          

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