Siociology 1303 Ch 3 Quiz

Which of the following is an example of an ethnocentric belief?
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Countercultures thrive among the elderly, especially the baby boomer generation of the 1960s. FALSEMores arenorms that are deemed highly necessary to the welfare of a societyCountercultures thrive amongthe young.Wearing two different-colored socks and a tie that does not match the shirt with which it is worn are examples of violations of folkways and informal norms. TRUENorms governing everyday behavior, the violation of which raises comparatively little concern, are known asfolkways.Nonmaterial cultureis more resistant to change than material culture.Invention is theprocess of combining existing cultural items into a form that did not previously exist.Ethnocentrism is the tendency to assume that one's own culture and way of life represent the norm or are superior to all others. In this way, ethnocentrism fosters cohesion in a group. This observation would best reflect which sociological perspective?functionalist perspective