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personality develops over the entire life course in patterned ways

Which of the following statements comes closest to describing Erik H. Erikson's view of socialization?

ignores how structural factors such as class affect people's experiences

A criticism of the symbolic-interaction approach is that it

social conflict approach

the ____ is based on the philosophical doctrine of materialism


In freud's model of personality, the ___ represents the presence of culture within the individual.

both the structural-functional and the social-conflict approaches

Which of the following theoretical approaches paints society in broad strokes at a macro level?

rich societies extend childhood longer than poor societies do

Looking at childhood in a global perspective, we find that

theoretical approach

what is the term for a basic image of society that guides thinking and research?


Gerhard Lenski focused on which of the following factors as having great power to shape a society?

an information based economy

Compared to an industrial society, a postindustrial society was based on

invention, discovery, diffusion

The text states that culture change is set in motion in 3 general ways

preoperational stage

Jean Piaget called the level of development at which individuals first use language and other cultural symbols the

structural-functional approach

The theoretical approach in sociology that views society as a complex system whose parts work together to promote solidarity and stability is the

it ignores inequality that can generate tension and conflict

Which of the following statements is an accurate criticism of the structural-functional approach?

latent function of sports

Building social relationships

nonmaterial culture

As part of human culture, religion would be an example of

latent functions

Unrecognized and unintended consequences of the social structure are called

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