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Sociology Questions Conference

Sociology Questions Conference
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A funeral rite that in essence is devoid of religious connotation is known as:
A. adaptive
B. traditional
C. humanistic
D. memorial service
C. humanistic
Which of the following is a "must-behavior"
A. more
B. style
C. taboo
D. folkway
A. more
A funeral rite that is adjusted to the needs and wants of those involved is known as
A. adaptive
B. humanistic
C. traditional
D. memorial service
A. adaptive
The method by which the values of a given society are learned and internalized by its members best defines
A. socialization
B. ethnocentrism
C. social structure
D. cultural relativism
A. socialization
A joint family is always
A. mobile
B. egalitarian
C. patriarchal
D. matriarchal
C. patriarchal
A family in which the governance of power is shared by both the man and woman is referred to as:
A. egalitarian
B. matriarchal
C. patriarchal
D. ethocentric
A. egalitarian
A behavior an individual must abstain from defines a:
A. law
B. more
C. taboo
D. folkway
C. taboo
Social customs which may be broken without serious consequence are known as:
A. laws
B. norms
C. mores
D. folkways
D. folkways
The attitude that all groups or cultures are equal and important is known as:
A. bureaucracy
B. enculturation
C. ethnocentrism
D. cultural relativism
D. cultural relativism
In a nuclear family, when the spouse dies, the surviving spouse:
A. never marries.
B. raises the children alone
C. depends on relatives to raise the children
D. returns to his or her fmaily to let them raise the children
B. raises the children alone
A joint family would most likely be found in which of the following settings?
A. metropolitan
B. urban
C. suburban
D. rural
D. rural
In which of the following family units does the father rule?
A. joint
B. matriarchal
C. egalitarian
D. patriarchal
D. patriarchal
The Taharah, as performed by the Cheva Kadisha, is an example of a:
A. rite
B. ritual
C. taboo
D. creed
B. ritual
An expected behavior pattern enforced by those governing is a
A. law
B. taboo
C. ritual
D. folkway
A. law
Which of the family types traditionally practices patriarchal governance?
A. joint
B. nuclear
C. blended
D. egalitarian
A. joint
When fmaily members differ on funeral arrangement options, the sensitive funeral dirctor:
A. works with the majority
B. encourages choices that benefit the funeral home
C. excuses him/herself from the room and waits for family agreement
D. summarizes, offers options, and encourages agreement
D. summarizes, offers options, and encourages agreement
A reaction to death that may be reduced by viewing the body is:
A. loneliness
B. denial
C. shame
D. fear
B. denial