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Sociology 260
Individualism
Utilitarian Individualism
Expressive Individualism
Externalities
When an individual does what they want and wants to develop a…
A life style based around self-reliance and personal achievem…
When a person focuses on their feelings and emotional satifac…
Costs/benefits that happen when someone produces something
Individualism
When an individual does what they want and wants to develop a…
Utilitarian Individualism
A life style based around self-reliance and personal achievem…
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Sociology 260
Utilitarianism
Positivism
Historicism/ Idealism
Pragmatism
England
France
Germany
US
Utilitarianism
England
Positivism
France
96 terms
Sociology 260
Is an explanation. It is an answer to…
Complete full explanation. Try to list…
It is incomplete and partial explanati…
What are the two types of theory?
Theory
Idiographic
Nonethetic
Idiographic, Nomothetic
Is an explanation. It is an answer to…
Theory
Complete full explanation. Try to list…
Idiographic
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Sociology 260
More than a 150 years ago, this guy sa…
This guy argued that membership in soc…
Corrected the problem by private prope…
Was fired for his criticism of Christi…
Karl Marx
Marx
Marx
Bauer
More than a 150 years ago, this guy sa…
Karl Marx
This guy argued that membership in soc…
Marx
116 terms
Sociology 260
Traditionalist
Modernists
Indiviluasm
Utiliariian Individualsim
-Child rearing is central... -poor parenting stems from single-p…
Modernists... Freedom to choose satisfying lifestyle ... Societal…
A style of life in which individuals pursue their own intere…
A style of life that emphasizes self-reliance and personal ac…
Traditionalist
-Child rearing is central... -poor parenting stems from single-p…
Modernists
Modernists... Freedom to choose satisfying lifestyle ... Societal…
15 terms
Sociology 260
utilitarian individualism
expressive individualism
the free-rider problem
public family
a style of life that emphasizes self-reliance and personal ac…
a style of life that emphasizes developing one's feelings and…
The situation in which individuals are tempted not to contrib…
one adult, or two adults who are related by marriage, partner…
utilitarian individualism
a style of life that emphasizes self-reliance and personal ac…
expressive individualism
a style of life that emphasizes developing one's feelings and…
53 terms
Sociology 260
social segregation
Horizontal Sex Segregation
Vertical Sex Segregation
Gender Essentialism
...
men and women are better suited for different jobs, no job is…
Men are better suited to prestigious and high-paying jobs, wo…
...
social segregation
...
Horizontal Sex Segregation
men and women are better suited for different jobs, no job is…
47 terms
Sociology 260
Prevalence of Cohabitation
Incidence of Cohabitation
Unconventionality Hypothesis
Risk Differences Hypothesis
How many are currently experiencing cohabitation
How many have ever experienced cohabitation in their lifetime
Sexual attitudes,... Institutional commitment,... Individual vs. co…
Those who cohabit have socio-economic background factors that…
Prevalence of Cohabitation
How many are currently experiencing cohabitation
Incidence of Cohabitation
How many have ever experienced cohabitation in their lifetime
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Sociology 260
What is sociology?
Why is sociology a "sysstematic" study?
What is the main point of sociology?... W…
What is a society?
Systematic study of human society snd social interaction
Because theoretical perspectives and research methods are use…
Helps us look beyond personal experiences to gain insight of…
Large social grouping that shares geographical territory and…
What is sociology?
Systematic study of human society snd social interaction
Why is sociology a "sysstematic" study?
Because theoretical perspectives and research methods are use…
21 terms
Sociology 260
Socialization
Instinct
Genes
Trait
The lifelong process of social interaction through which indi…
Any behavior that occurs in all normal members of a species w…
The basic units of heredity within which specific genetic ins…
A persisting characteristic or dimension of personality accor…
Socialization
The lifelong process of social interaction through which indi…
Instinct
Any behavior that occurs in all normal members of a species w…
37 terms
Chapter 2 Sociology 260
Worried about the rising rates of suic…
a system of rules of right or wrong th…
Argued that a systemic understanding o…
He saw evolution from the simple to co…
Durkheim
Morality
Comete
Spencer
Worried about the rising rates of suic…
Durkheim
a system of rules of right or wrong th…
Morality
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Sociology 260 Exam 2
Association
Class consciousness
Income
Occupation
Social Interaction, A social variable of stratification
A political variable of stratification, Awareness of one's po…
An economic variable of stratification, Most fundamental vari…
An economic variable of stratification, Most fundamental vari…
Association
Social Interaction, A social variable of stratification
Class consciousness
A political variable of stratification, Awareness of one's po…
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Sociology 260- Final Exam
sexual identity
socially approved sexual acts
socially disapproved sexual acts
late 19th century
set of sexual practices and attitudes leading to the formatio…
sex within marriage
sex other than outside marriage is wrong
emergence of hetero/homo sexuality
sexual identity
set of sexual practices and attitudes leading to the formatio…
socially approved sexual acts
sex within marriage
52 terms
Sociology 260 Exam 2
Formalism
Realism
Common Law
Statutory Law
Legal positivism, the law is made by the people.... Legislatures…
The law contains blank spaces and it is the job of judges and…
English tradition in which previous decisions affect present…
Law that specifically written by legislation with specific di…
Formalism
Legal positivism, the law is made by the people.... Legislatures…
Realism
The law contains blank spaces and it is the job of judges and…
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Sociology 260 (Chapters 1)
Social Solidarity
Social Structure
Microstructures
Microstructures
(1) The degree to which group members share beliefs and value…
Relatively stable patterns of social relations.
Patterns of relatively intimate social relations formed durin…
Over reaching patterns of social relations that lie outside a…
Social Solidarity
(1) The degree to which group members share beliefs and value…
Social Structure
Relatively stable patterns of social relations.
SOCIOLOGY 260 FINAL EXAM
According to Goffman a working consens…
The two parts of the "Personal Front"…
Telling a teacher that you are a good…
According to the Pollyann Principle, w…
TRUE
FALSE... they are Appearance and Manner
TRUE
TRUE
According to Goffman a working consens…
TRUE
The two parts of the "Personal Front"…
FALSE... they are Appearance and Manner
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Sociology 260 Exam 1
Deviance
Deviant
Deviance
Crime
an act or a behavior that strays from the norms of society
someone who partakes in an act or behavior that society frown…
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish
An act that society marks as wrong AND punishes the criminal
Deviance
an act or a behavior that strays from the norms of society
Deviant
someone who partakes in an act or behavior that society frown…
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Sociology 260 Exam 2
How does Mead define "I"?
How does Mead define "me"?
What does Mead idea of "me" represent?
How is Mead's idea of "I" structured?
action in the present (response to me)
socialized part of a person
"me" is a representation of our past
structured by situation
How does Mead define "I"?
action in the present (response to me)
How does Mead define "me"?
socialized part of a person
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Sociology 260 Exam 3
Durkheim and Religon
Weber and Religon
Rational
Non-Rational
Religion is society: beliefs are an automatically justified b…
Ratio-legal structure and law and economics
Choosing actions that have legal or economic benefit
Behavior outside of the ratio-legal system
Durkheim and Religon
Religion is society: beliefs are an automatically justified b…
Weber and Religon
Ratio-legal structure and law and economics
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Sociology 260 Final Exam
To treat a concept as an EXPLANAN, mea…
Which of the following organizes CONCE…
Which type of explanation attempts to…
Which type of research is used to coll…
a cause
a theoretical proposition
nomothetic
Inductive
To treat a concept as an EXPLANAN, mea…
a cause
Which of the following organizes CONCE…
a theoretical proposition
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Sociology 260 Exam 3
Durkheim and Religon
Weber and Religon
Rational
Non-Rational
Religion is society: beliefs are an automatically justified b…
Ratio-legal structure and law and economics
Choosing actions that have legal or economic benefit
Behavior outside of the ratio-legal system
Durkheim and Religon
Religion is society: beliefs are an automatically justified b…
Weber and Religon
Ratio-legal structure and law and economics
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Sociology 260 Exam 2
Formalism
Realism
Common Law (Previous Opinion)
Stare decisis
Legal positivism, the law is made by the people.... Legislatures…
The law contains blank spaces, judges and practitioners fill…
is a type of law that is established by particular cases, as…
a common law judge must look to prior decisions that are simi…
Formalism
Legal positivism, the law is made by the people.... Legislatures…
Realism
The law contains blank spaces, judges and practitioners fill…
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Sociology 260 Test 2
Was Weber a micro guy or macro
Webers definition of sociology to deve…
Casual explanations are _______ not laws
Protestant and ethic and spirit of cap…
Micro
understanding of social action and to develop casual explanat…
probabilities
observing and comparison
Was Weber a micro guy or macro
Micro
Webers definition of sociology to deve…
understanding of social action and to develop casual explanat…
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Sociology Final Soc 260
two types of theories
idiographic theory
nomothetic theory
formal definition of theory
idiographic and nomothetic
intends to ba a complete and exhaustive explanation; depth ov…
breadth over depth; partial; not complete or full; tries to i…
a set of logically interrelated propositions that focus on th…
two types of theories
idiographic and nomothetic
idiographic theory
intends to ba a complete and exhaustive explanation; depth ov…
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Prequel in Sociology 260
General definition of theory
Idiographic
Nomothetic
Formal definition of theory
answer to the question why
A complete definition
Partial definition
Set or collection in interrelated proposition
General definition of theory
answer to the question why
Idiographic
A complete definition
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chapter 1 sociology 260
Social solidarity
Social Structures
Microstructures
Macrostructures
the degree to which group members share BELIEFS and VALUES an…
relatively STABLE patterns of social relations
patterns of relatively INTIMATE social relations formed durin…
overarching patterns of social relations that lie outside and…
Social solidarity
the degree to which group members share BELIEFS and VALUES an…
Social Structures
relatively STABLE patterns of social relations
Sociology 260 Part 2
Sexual Identity
Social Constructionist Perspective (on…
Kinsey Report
Integrative Perspective (on sexuality)
set of sexual practices and attitudes that lead to the format…
belief that human sexual identities are entirely socially con…
a 1948 book by Alfred Kinsey detailing the results of thousan…
belief that human sexual identities are determined by both so…
Sexual Identity
set of sexual practices and attitudes that lead to the format…
Social Constructionist Perspective (on…
belief that human sexual identities are entirely socially con…
163 terms
Sociology 260 Final
Social Thought as a Theory: 2 explanat…
Ideographic explanation
Nonothetic explanation
Formal definition
ideographic and nonothetic
tries to give a complete explanation and list every reason
gives a partial explanation and list common resaons
set or collection of interregulated propositions; two parts
Social Thought as a Theory: 2 explanat…
ideographic and nonothetic
Ideographic explanation
tries to give a complete explanation and list every reason
14 terms
Sociology 260 Quiz 13
Pro Social Behavior
Altruism
Altruistic Personality
Empathy
Any action that has the consequence of providing some benefit…
Helping that is intended to provide aid to someone else witho…
People who like to help a lot of people.
Feeling the emotions that others are experiencing.
Pro Social Behavior
Any action that has the consequence of providing some benefit…
Altruism
Helping that is intended to provide aid to someone else witho…
Sociology 260 : Family & Society
Individualism
Utilitarian
Expressive Individualism
Externalites
pursue own interest and importance on developing a personal r…
self-reliance and personal achievement esp. in one's work life
developing one's feelings and emotional satisfaction
benefits or costs that accrue to others when an individual or…
Individualism
pursue own interest and importance on developing a personal r…
Utilitarian
self-reliance and personal achievement esp. in one's work life
56 terms
Sociology 260 Final
Deviance
Deviance vs. Crime
Situational Deviance
Criminology
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish... An ac…
A behavior that is deviant in certain situations
The scientific and systematic study of deviance
Deviance
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish
Deviance vs. Crime
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish... An ac…
12 terms
Sociology 260-272
social class
wealth
income
power
according to Marx, one of two groups: capitalists who own the…
the total value of everything someone owns, minus the debts
money received, usually from a job, business, or assets
the ability to carry out your will, even over the resistance…
social class
according to Marx, one of two groups: capitalists who own the…
wealth
the total value of everything someone owns, minus the debts
74 terms
SOCIOLOGY 260 Exam 1
Levels of measurement:
Steps of the scientific method:
Deductive Reasoning:
What is a replication study?
Nominal... Ordinal ... Ratio... Interval
literature reviews (may develop hypothesis), gather data, ana…
Go from general hypothesis to specific hypothesis - "deduced…
Study that has been done and is being repeated by someone else
Levels of measurement:
Nominal... Ordinal ... Ratio... Interval
Steps of the scientific method:
literature reviews (may develop hypothesis), gather data, ana…
149 terms
Sociology 260 Final
Social Thought as a Theory: 2 explanat…
Ideographic explanation
Nonothetic explanation
Formal definition
ideographic and nonothetic
tries to give a complete explanation and list every reason
gives a partial explanation and list common resaons
set or collection of interregulated propositions; two parts
Social Thought as a Theory: 2 explanat…
ideographic and nonothetic
Ideographic explanation
tries to give a complete explanation and list every reason
149 terms
Sociology 260 Final
Social Thought as a Theory: 2 explanat…
Ideographic explanation
Nonothetic explanation
Formal definition
ideographic and nonothetic
tries to give a complete explanation and list every reason
gives a partial explanation and list common resaons
set or collection of interregulated propositions; two parts
Social Thought as a Theory: 2 explanat…
ideographic and nonothetic
Ideographic explanation
tries to give a complete explanation and list every reason
58 terms
Sociology 260 Final
Deviance
Deviance
Crime
Situational Deviance
an act or a behavior that strays from the norms of society
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish
An act that society marks as wrong AND punishes the criminal
A behavior that is deviant in certain situations
Deviance
an act or a behavior that strays from the norms of society
Deviance
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish
40 terms
Sociology 260 Exam 3
Durkheim and Religon
Weber and Religon
Rational
Non-Rational
Religion is society: beliefs are an automatically justified b…
Ratio-legal structure and law and economics
Choosing actions that have legal or economic benefit
Behavior outside of the ratio-legal system
Durkheim and Religon
Religion is society: beliefs are an automatically justified b…
Weber and Religon
Ratio-legal structure and law and economics
46 terms
Sociology 260 Exam 2
Weber
Weber's Definition of Sociology
Weber's Definition of Sociology: The I…
Weber's Definition of Sociology: Socia…
- German sociologist... - Came to the US to get a sense of Capit…
A science that attempts the interpretive understanding of soc…
** Trying to understand your behavior from your point of view…
** This always mean others, not just solitary action of one p…
Weber
- German sociologist... - Came to the US to get a sense of Capit…
Weber's Definition of Sociology
A science that attempts the interpretive understanding of soc…
62 terms
Sociology 260 Exam 2
Symbol
How do symbols have different interpre…
A functional analysis of culture assumes
A conflict perspective of culture assu…
Anything that meaningfully represent something else
Different cultures have different meanings for symbols
That common language and shared values produce consensus and…
That values and norms sustain positions of privilege for power
Symbol
Anything that meaningfully represent something else
How do symbols have different interpre…
Different cultures have different meanings for symbols
49 terms
Sociology 260 Exam 1
Nominal
Ordinal
Interval
Ratio
Levels represent categories; such as eye color, major, marita…
Rank order the levels (higest to lowest)
Intervals between levels are equal (7-point scale, very negat…
Meaningful zero exists
Nominal
Levels represent categories; such as eye color, major, marita…
Ordinal
Rank order the levels (higest to lowest)
73 terms
Sociology 260 Exam 1
Idiographic theory
Nomothetic theory
Axiomatic Assumptions
Propositions
Complete explanation; lists every reason why
Partial explanation; finds a few reasons for something. Commo…
Understood without being fully expressed- accepted as true
Links 2 concepts (a is related to b) ... Takes 2 different pheno…
Idiographic theory
Complete explanation; lists every reason why
Nomothetic theory
Partial explanation; finds a few reasons for something. Commo…
74 terms
Sociology 260 Exam 2
Association
Class consciousness
Income
Occupation
Social Interaction, A social variable of stratification
A political variable of stratification, Awareness of one's po…
An economic variable of stratification, Most fundamental vari…
An economic variable of stratification, Most fundamental vari…
Association
Social Interaction, A social variable of stratification
Class consciousness
A political variable of stratification, Awareness of one's po…
38 terms
Sociology 260 Final
What are some characteristics of Chica…
What does it mean that Mexican family…
social capital
sexual identity
-adaptive and flexible... -strong kinship vertically and horizon…
It means that kinship ties are strong intergenerationally (gr…
the resources that a person can access through their people
a set of sexual practices and attitudes leading in a person's…
What are some characteristics of Chica…
-adaptive and flexible... -strong kinship vertically and horizon…
What does it mean that Mexican family…
It means that kinship ties are strong intergenerationally (gr…
95 terms
Sociology 260 midterm
the key ideas of the two opposing side…
Modernists
individualism
utilitarian individualism
childrearing is central, poop parenting stems from single par…
freedom to choose satisfying life, societal adaptions to new…
style of life in which individs pursue their own interests an…
emphasizes self reliance and personal achievement especially…
the key ideas of the two opposing side…
childrearing is central, poop parenting stems from single par…
Modernists
freedom to choose satisfying life, societal adaptions to new…
161 terms
Sociology Final Soc 260
two types of theories
idiographic theory
nomothetic theory
formal definition of theory
idiographic and nomothetic
intends to ba a complete and exhaustive explanation; depth ov…
breadth over depth; partial; not complete or full; tries to i…
a set of logically interrelated propositions that focus on th…
two types of theories
idiographic and nomothetic
idiographic theory
intends to ba a complete and exhaustive explanation; depth ov…
56 terms
Sociology 260 University of Idaho
formalism
realism
common law
statutory law
<legal positivism. ... <legislatures->make the law->judges use t…
<law contains blank spaces. ... <judges fill those spaces
<english tradition. ... <developed naturally out of judicial dec…
<law that is specifically written by legislatures. <mechanical
formalism
<legal positivism. ... <legislatures->make the law->judges use t…
realism
<law contains blank spaces. ... <judges fill those spaces
161 terms
Sociology Final Soc 260
two types of theories
idiographic theory
nomothetic theory
formal definition of theory
idiographic and nomothetic
intends to ba a complete and exhaustive explanation; depth ov…
breadth over depth; partial; not complete or full; tries to i…
a set of logically interrelated propositions that focus on th…
two types of theories
idiographic and nomothetic
idiographic theory
intends to ba a complete and exhaustive explanation; depth ov…
161 terms
Sociology Final Soc 260
two types of theories
idiographic theory
nomothetic theory
formal definition of theory
idiographic and nomothetic
intends to ba a complete and exhaustive explanation; depth ov…
breadth over depth; partial; not complete or full; tries to i…
a set of logically interrelated propositions that focus on th…
two types of theories
idiographic and nomothetic
idiographic theory
intends to ba a complete and exhaustive explanation; depth ov…
36 terms
Sociology 260 Vocabulary Exam 2
Association
Class Consciousness
Income
Occupation
Social Interaction, A social variable of stratification
A political variable of stratification, Awareness of one's po…
An economic variable of stratification, Most fundamental vari…
An economic variable of stratification, Most fundamental vari…
Association
Social Interaction, A social variable of stratification
Class Consciousness
A political variable of stratification, Awareness of one's po…
56 terms
Sociology 260 - Final - Study Guide
Deviance
Deviance vs. Crime
Situational Deviance
Criminology
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish.
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish. ... An…
A behavior that is deviant in certain, specific situations.
The scientific and systematic study of deviance.
Deviance
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish.
Deviance vs. Crime
An act that society marks as wrong but does not punish. ... An…
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