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Exam 2 sociology Test

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5 Matching Questions

  1. class system
  2. Davis-Moore Thesis
  3. meritocracy
  4. intragenerational social mobility
  5. intersection theory
  1. a social stratification based on personal merit
  2. b social stratification based on both birth and individual achievement
  3. c a change in social position occurring during a person's lifetime
  4. d the assertion that social stratification exists in every society because it has beneficial consequences for the operation of society
  5. e the interplay of race, class, and gender, often resulting in multiple dimensions of disadvantage

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. biological reproduction by partners of different racial categories
  2. a model of economic and social development that explains global inequality in terms of technological and cultural differences between nations
  3. the transformation of charismatic authority into some combination of traditional and bureaucratic authority
  4. the personal traits abd social positions that members of a society attach to being female or male
  5. the part of the economy that transforms raw materials into manufactured goods

5 True/False Questions

  1. multinational corporationthe overthrow of one political system in order to establish another


  2. intersexual peoplepeople whose bodies (including genitals) have both female ad male characteristics (same as hermaphrodite)


  3. racea socially constructed category of people who share biologucally transmitted traits that members of a society consider important


  4. wealththe total value of money and other assets, minus outstanding debts


  5. monarchya form of social organization in which females dominate males


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