5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Who is Dr. Milgram and what did he study and why?
- Peter Principle
- Self-Fulfilling Stereotypes
- Goal Displacement
- a Operate in corporate life and are so powerful that they can affect your career; Feed better information to workers who have these characteristics, bring them into stronger networks, and put them in "fast track" positions
- b The "teacher" shocks the "learner" everytime he misses an answer. The teacher continued increasing the level of shocking, as instructed, even though the teacher felt it inhumane.
- c Georg Simmel; Some group members aligning themselves against others; It is not uncommon for two members of a triad to feel stronger bonds and to prefer one another, leaving the third person hurt and excluded
- d Laurence Peter; Each employee of a bureaucracy is promoted to his or her level of incompetence
- e Even after an organization achieves its goal and no longer has a reason ton continue, continue it does; EX: March of Dimes
5 Multiple choice questions
- The groups we refer to when we evaluate ourselves; EX: family, neighbors, teachers, classmates, co-workers, and the Scouts or the members of a church, synagogue, or mosque
- Bureaucracies, with their rules and emphasis on results, would increasingly dominate our lives
- Max Weber; A group that has since become dominant in social life; Shifts the emphasis from traditional relationships based on personal loyalties to the "bottom line"
- People who think of themselves as belonging together and who interact with one another, are the essence of life in society
- Charles Cooley; Provide intimate, face-to-face interaction, they give us an identity's feeling of who we are; EX: Family
5 True/False questions
Clique → Clusters within a group, or its internal factions
Aggregate → Consists of people who temporarily share the same physical space but who do not see themselves as belonging together
Secondary Groups → Charles Cooley; Provide intimate, face-to-face interaction, they give us an identity's feeling of who we are; EX: Family
Electronic Community → One who tries to gain a consensus
Alienation → Karl Marx; When workers begin to feel more like objects than people; workers are being cut off from the finished product of their labor