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Mock Exam 3

who devised the term "cablinasian" to describe his racial heritage?
tiger woods
in society, which group has the greatest power, privileges, and social status?
the power elite
sociologically, why is gender especially significant?
it provides one group to lead, another to follow
why do sociologists classify females as a minority group?
there is not a single society known where women-as-a-group have decision-making power over men
which wave of the womens movement focused on the problems of women in the Least Industrialized Nations?
the third wave
joan and jim were both hired to do the same work at the acme tool company, although jims title is slightly different from joans. jim has received a higher starting salary. what do sociologists call this form of employment discrimmination?
the testosterone bonus
which group of men do women fear the most as potential rapists?
agatha has worked for ten tears in the public relations department of a large firm. she has been promoted to several higher paying managerial position, but never to an executive position even though she has directed several successful projects for the firm. her lack of promotion most likely illustrates.....
the glass elevator
which sociologist is credited with describing violence as "the ultimate foundation of any political order"?
peter berger
in the united states which political party is most associated with the working class?
what do ross perot and theodore roosevelt have in common?
they were the most successful third party candidates to ever run for president of the united states
which phrase best describes miss rivers lodge?
a health care experiment at tuskegee university
this is an example of______ against pedro.
individual discrimmination
slavery and apartheid are both examples of the ways in which a countrys dominant group exploits minority groups for its economic advantage. what do sociologists call this policy?
why do rational-legal and tradtional authorities take careful precautions in opposing charismatic leaders?
charismatic leaders have more followers than traditional or rational-legal leaders