Which r examples of charismatic authority?
-An inspirational spiritual leader
-A dynamic celebrity activist
According to Max Weber, what are the 2 key components of power?
The ability to bring about an intended outcome
-The ability to overcome opposition
A _____ is made up of social structures & cultural norms that create & maintain inequality by ranking ppl into a hierarchy of groups that receive unequal resources.
Which r examples of the 6 bases of power w/in small groups & organizations?
_______ examined the concept of class in terms of work, _______ looked at class in terms of life chances.
Which is an example of hegemony?
a. A politician trying to demonize a foreign enemy in rallying citizen support for a war.
The estates that comprised a society's major strata in a feudal estate system usually include.....
-The Christian clergy
The specific strategies ppl use to influence others in everyday life are called _______ tactics.
Which strategy of empowerment involves bringing ppl together to identify common goals & work together to achieve them?
Which is an example of economic power?
-The gov't. distributing money for various public projects
-Your boss exercising control over departmental supplies
The well-known role of _______ as a charismatic leader in the civil rights movement began during the bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama.
The system of racial segregation in the U.S. can be considered a _______ stratification system.
The ______ approach to understanding power focuses on overcoming opposition or dominating others.
Economic power is significant b/c it enables some ppl to....
-Determine who will receive important resources & how those resources will be used
Prior to the Enlightenment of the 18th century, inequality was viewed....
-As inevitable & often a part of God's will
The most efficient way to maintain a system of inequality is to.....
-Cinvince most ppl that the system is fair, inevitable, or both
Which statements describe the relationship between power & compliance?
-Those w/ power depend upon compliance to maintain their position
-When authorities achieve compliance through coercion, conflict can often lurk beneath the orderly surface of society
_______ Theories of power focus on the capacity of social systems to achieve collective goals.
Michael Foucault coined the term ______ to show that how we understand & interpret the world both enlightens & restricts us.
______ Theories point out that power can involve competence & empowerment, rather than just the domination of others.
Those w/ little apparent power can use ______ to great effect in bringing about social change.