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5 Matching questions

  1. Rumor
  2. fashion
  3. relative deprivation
  4. Collective Behavior
  5. Social Change
  1. a the spontaneous and unstructured behavior of a large number of people
  2. b a standard of appearance that enjoys widespread but temporary acceptance within a society
  3. c unfounded information that people spread quickly
  4. d the transformations of society and social institutions over time
  5. e a gap between what people have and what they think they should have compared with other people in society

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a collection of people, not necessarily in direct contact with each other, who are interested in a particular issue
  2. a temporary gathering of people who share a common interest or participate in a particular event
  3. 6 macro-level conditions that encourage or discourage collective behavior:
    -social conditions such as expressing a grievance and having other people with the same problems
    -when a social system is bad and interferes negatively with people's everyday lives
    -people begin to see a situation as a wide-spread problem
    -some incident or behavior triggers an event and inspires action
    -leader who encourages agitation
    -opposing groups try to repress or interrupt those advocating for social change
  4. a violent crowd that directs its hostility at a wide and shifting range of targets
  5. a form of collective behavior that spreads rapidly and enthusiastically but lasts a short time

5 True/False questions

  1. Urban Legendsthe presentation of info to influence people's opinions or actions

          

  2. Panica collective flight, typically irrational from a real or perceived danger

          

  3. Mass Hysteriaan intense fearful, and anxious reaction to a real or imagined threat by large numbers of people

          

  4. public opiniona collection of people, not necessarily in direct contact with each other, who are interested in a particular issue

          

  5. Gossiprumors, often negative, about other people's lives

          

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