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5 Matching questions

  1. True
  2. Their location in the social structure has created the difference between Milo's and Jim's reactions.
  3. We occupy a status, we play a role
  4. organic solidarity
  5. total institution
  1. a The difference between status and role is that ________.
  2. b According to Durkheim, when a society increases in size, its division of labor becomes more specialized. People begin to depend upon one another and become interdependent. This form of social cohesion was a concept that he termed ________.
  3. c T or F:Roles are like fences - they allow a certain amount of freedom but that freedom does not go very far.
  4. d John joined the military this year. When he arrived at boot camp he was immediately greeted with a degradation ceremony and came under total control of the officials. The military is an example of a(n) ________.
  5. e Milo, a highly successful attorney, just received a $200 ticket for speeding. Jim, an unemployed father of six, received a $50 fine for parking in a restricted area. Milo considers his $200 ticket an inconvenience, but Jim sees his $50 fine as a financial disaster. Why do Milo and Jim feel so differently about their fines, even though Milo's is four times greater than Jim's?

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. T or F: The sociological significance of social structure is that it guides our behavior.
  2. The research in the early 1960s using rhesus monkeys to demonstrate the importance of intimate physical contact in the rearing of animals was conducted by ________.
  3. The presentation of self in everyday life, also called dramaturgy, was developed by ________
  4. Frank is the son of a middle-class family. He took the family car without permission last night, returning home at 3 AM with the smell of alcohol on his breath. It is most likely, based on the research of Kohn, that the next day Frank's parents will ________.
  5. Hilda is studying at the library. She has placed her coat on the chair next to her and has spread books in front of the other chairs. Hilda is trying to extend her ________ so others do not invade it.

5 True/False questions

  1. symbolic interactionismJohn joined the military this year. When he arrived at boot camp he was immediately greeted with a degradation ceremony and came under total control of the officials. The military is an example of a(n) ________.

          

  2. FalseT or F: All master statuses are achieved statuses

          

  3. They are a groupAn approach to social interaction in which social life is analyzed in terms of the stage is called ________.

          

  4. background assumptionsJohn joined the military this year. When he arrived at boot camp he was immediately greeted with a degradation ceremony and came under total control of the officials. The military is an example of a(n) ________.

          

  5. intimate early social interactionJohn joined the military this year. When he arrived at boot camp he was immediately greeted with a degradation ceremony and came under total control of the officials. The military is an example of a(n) ________.