5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Talcott Parsons
- Ernest Burgess
- Robert Merton
- Karl Marx
- G. William Domhoff
- a Was a conflict theorists and the leader of communism. Believed that the burgeoisie exploited the proletariat.
Said elimination of conflict would create true community. Said that eventually the proletariat would rebel and achieve this.
- b Distinguished manifest, latent or unintended consequences of social structure. Believed this functions either functional or dysfunctional.
- c Studied city life in Chicago and explored drug addiction, crime, prostitution, and juvenile delinquency with Robert Park.
- d A functionalist and advocated the "Grand Theory." Said that society was built on the organization of interrelated parts.
- e Believed in a governing class that controlled most of the power. These were mad of the rich and upper class.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Studied social deviance as a result of normlessness.
- Took a humanistic approach to sociology at the turn of the century with Lester Ward.
5 True/False questions
Max Weber → explained the origins of capitalism and tested Comte's ideas.
Studied understanding and ideas.
Said the protestant ethic led to the industrial revolution.
Created denotative and connotative understanding.
Developed ideal bureaucracy
Believed in Authority Legitimacy
Created three types of authority: traditional, rational legal and charismatic
The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit off Capitalism - Author
unlike marx, thought class would continue
C Wright Mils → Created something called the sociological imagination. A humanistic view of sociology and how it affects history and society.
Wrote "the Power Elitee"
Emerge norm theory → Studied and categorized suicide into four types: anomic, altruistic, fatalistic,
Studied how society limits man and gives our lives meaning and purpose.
Saw deviance as a result of normlessness
"the Elementary Forms of Religious Life"
Said that religion seeks to create meaning in society and express it through rituals.
Lester Ward → Took a humanistic approach to sociology at the turn of the century with William Graham.
Wilbert Moore → Said that stratification was necessary for society to function. Since some have better abilities, they need an incentive to use them.