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Sociology in Modules CH 4

Girls are socialized differently than boys within the U.S. T/F
A person leaves a singles' bar alone and later tells a friend, "There wasn't anyone interesting in the entire crowd". This is an example of
anticipatory socialization.
Which of the following is considered a total institution?
a mental hospital
Allison is playing in a high school field hockey game and passes the ball to Erika, who appears to have a scoring opportunity. Allison's pass suggests that she is aware of her role as a member of a team and that she is now in which stage of development, according to George Herbert Mead?
the game stage
Roberto comes home from his third-grade class and insists that his younger siblings "play school". Roberto assumes the role of the teacher, and he makes his siblings be the students. According to George Herbert Mead, Roberto is in which stage of development?
the play stage
The research reported in Mary Pattillo-McCoy's book Black Picket Fences: Privilege and Peril Among the Black Middle Class demonstrates that
children are socialized by a variety of influences.
Which hypothesis states those who are popular offline further increase their popularity through online networking sites?
social enhancement
Charles Horton Cooley is responsible for developing the concept of
the looking-glass self
Sara takes her four-year-old brother Matt to a carnival for the first time. The decide to ride the merry-go-round. Matt runs to the front of the line. His sister pulls him back and explains they have to stand in land. This would be an example of:
According to a report by the American Association of University Women, girls face some important challenges resulting from differential treatment based on sexism in U.S. schools. This analysis most likely reflects which sociological perspective?
conflict perspective
According to George Herbert Mead, during which stage of development does a child respond to numerous members of the social environment and grasp his or her distinctive social position?
the game stage
Which is the first part of Charles Horton Cooley's "looking-glass self"?
imagining how we present ourselves to others