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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure
status
role
social structure
achieved status
socially defined position in a group or society
behavior expected of a person holding a certain status
interrelated statuses and roles that guide social interaction
individual effort based upon abilities or talents such as a b…
status
socially defined position in a group or society
role
behavior expected of a person holding a certain status
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Chapter 4 Sociology: Social Structure
status (student, classmate, athlete)
achieved status
roles
ethnomethodology
positions we hold in the structure
worked for, not born into, have to earn it
duties or expected behaviors that go along with a status
examines the methods people use to make sense of their daily…
status (student, classmate, athlete)
positions we hold in the structure
achieved status
worked for, not born into, have to earn it
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Sociology: Chapter 4 social structure
Social structure
Status
Role
Ascribed status
Statuses & roles that govern human behavior
Socially defined position
Behavior associated with status
Beyond a persons control (gender, age)
Social structure
Statuses & roles that govern human behavior
Status
Socially defined position
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Sociology chapter 4 Social structure
social structure
Importance of social structure
status
ascribed status
complex framework of societal institutions (political, econom…
Social structure provides framework for which we interact wit…
Position in a group or society characterized by certain expec…
social position conferred at birth or received involuntarily…
social structure
complex framework of societal institutions (political, econom…
Importance of social structure
Social structure provides framework for which we interact wit…
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Sociology Chapter 4 - Social Structure
Society
Social Structure
Status
Role
System of interrelated parts
The network of interrelated statuses and roles that guide hum…
Socially defined position in a group or in a society ... - each…
The behavior (rights & obligations) expected of someone occup…
Society
System of interrelated parts
Social Structure
The network of interrelated statuses and roles that guide hum…
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Sociology Chapter 4 Social Structure
Macrosociology
Micro-sociology
Social Structure
Social Class
focuses on broad features of society; social class and how gr…
focus is on social interaction what people do when they come…
The framework of society that was already laid out before you…
based on income, education, and occupational prestige
Macrosociology
focuses on broad features of society; social class and how gr…
Micro-sociology
focus is on social interaction what people do when they come…
Sociology Chapter 4 Social Structure
Social Interaction
Social Structure
Social Marginality
Stigma
The process by which people act toward or respond to other pe…
The complex framework of societal institutions and the social…
Term coined by Robert Park that refers to people who share tr…
A physical or social attribute or sign that devalues a person…
Social Interaction
The process by which people act toward or respond to other pe…
Social Structure
The complex framework of societal institutions and the social…
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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure
Social Structure (S.S.)
The building blocks of S.S. are ______…
Status Set
Statuses can be either an...
Invisible systems that coordinate human behavior. (relationsh…
status, role
- all the statuses a person holds at a given time... - can chang…
- ascribed status... - achieved status
Social Structure (S.S.)
Invisible systems that coordinate human behavior. (relationsh…
The building blocks of S.S. are ______…
status, role
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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure
Achieved Status
Action
Affective Action
Ascribed Status
Status you worked for.
The ability to operate independent of social constraints.
Behavior guided by emotion
Status assigned by birth
Achieved Status
Status you worked for.
Action
The ability to operate independent of social constraints.
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Chapter 4 Sociology: Social Structure and Social Interaction
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Social Interaction
Social Structure
Concentrates on large-scale phenomena or entire civilizations.
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
How people relate to one another and influence each other's b…
Refers to the typical patterns of a group, such as its usual…
Macrosociology
Concentrates on large-scale phenomena or entire civilizations.
Microsociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure
social structure
action
social institutions
status
recurring patterns of behavior
ability to operate independent of social constraints
the major arenas of social life in which durable routines and…
a position in a social system that can be occupied by an indi…
social structure
recurring patterns of behavior
action
ability to operate independent of social constraints
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Sociology chapter 4: social structure
Socity=
Social structure
Status
Role
System of interrelated parts
The network of interrelated statuses and roles that guide hum…
Socially defined position in a group or in a society
The behavior (rights or obligations) expected of someone occu…
Socity=
System of interrelated parts
Social structure
The network of interrelated statuses and roles that guide hum…
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Sociology Chapter 4- Social Structure
social structure
status
role
ascribed status
network of interrelated statuses and roles
socially defined position in a group or society
behavior expected of someone occupying a particular status
status given that has not been earned
social structure
network of interrelated statuses and roles
status
socially defined position in a group or society
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Chapter 4: Social Structure (Sociology)
social structure
status
ascribed status
achieved status
the network of interrelated statuses and roles that guides hu…
a socially defined position in a group or in a society
a status that is assigned according to standards that are bey…
a status that is acquired by an individual on the basis of so…
social structure
the network of interrelated statuses and roles that guides hu…
status
a socially defined position in a group or in a society
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Sociology, Chapter 4: Social Structure
Ethnomethodology
Breaching Experiments
Conversation Analysis
Convention
An approach that examines the methods people use to make sens…
Social situations in which individuals involved INTENTIONALLY…
Analyzing patterns of face:face conversations that produce ba…
Practice/Technique that is widely used in one social setting.…
Ethnomethodology
An approach that examines the methods people use to make sens…
Breaching Experiments
Social situations in which individuals involved INTENTIONALLY…
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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure Social Interaction
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Macrosociological Perpective: Social S…
Social Location
The broad features of society ... Bigger picture (Functionalism…
Small face-to-face interactions or social interactions
Framework consisting of the various relationships between peo…
The characteristics we used to group people within the social…
Macrosociology
The broad features of society ... Bigger picture (Functionalism…
Microsociology
Small face-to-face interactions or social interactions
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Sociology Chapter 4 - Social structure and Social Interaction
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Social interaction
Social structure
Analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
what people do when they are in one another's presence includ…
The framework of society that surrounds us; consist of the wa…
Macrosociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Microsociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
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Chapter 4: Social Structure (Sociology)
social structure
status
ascribed status
achieved status
the network of interrelated statuses and roles that guides hu…
a socially defined position in a group or in a society
a status that is assigned according to standards that are bey…
a status that is acquired by an individual on the basis of so…
social structure
the network of interrelated statuses and roles that guides hu…
status
a socially defined position in a group or in a society
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Sociology : Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Social Interaction
Social Structure
analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction;ty…
people's interaction with one another
the framework that surrounds us, consisting of the relationsh…
Macrosociology
analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Microsociology
analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction;ty…
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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Divides people by
Ascribed
Large scale features of social life
Focuses on social interaction, used by symbolic interactions
Income, education, occupational prestige, social status
Involuntary
Macrosociology
Large scale features of social life
Microsociology
Focuses on social interaction, used by symbolic interactions
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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
Achieved Status
Ascribed Status
Backstage
Background Assumptions
A status that is attained through an individual's own actions
A social position a person receives at birth or takes on invo…
(Goffman) In the dramaturgical perspective, places in which w…
Deeply embedded common understanding of how the world operate…
Achieved Status
A status that is attained through an individual's own actions
Ascribed Status
A social position a person receives at birth or takes on invo…
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Chapter 4 Sociology: Social Structure
What is social structure?
What is a status?
What is an example of a status?
What is a role?
-interrelated statuses and roles that guide human interaction…
socially defined position in a group or position
student... son ... boyfriend
the behavior (rights and obligations) expected of someone hol…
What is social structure?
-interrelated statuses and roles that guide human interaction…
What is a status?
socially defined position in a group or position
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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
Status
Achieved Status
Ascribed Status
Status Set
a position in a group relative to others
optional-- one that a person can obtain during a lifetime
one that is fixed by birth or inheritance and its assumed to…
the combination of all statuses held by an individual
Status
a position in a group relative to others
Achieved Status
optional-- one that a person can obtain during a lifetime
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Sociology Chapter 4 Social Structure and Social Interaction
Macrosociology
Microscociology
Ascribed Statuses
Achieved Statuses
Large-scale features of social life and society.
Focus on individual social interaction, more personal
Born qualities
Earn qualities
Macrosociology
Large-scale features of social life and society.
Microscociology
Focus on individual social interaction, more personal
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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Social Structure
Culture
Places the focus on broad features of society.... Deals with Con…
The emphasis is placed on social interaction.... Symbolic intera…
the framework of society that was already laid out before you…
Group's language, beliefs, values, behaviors and gestures... Mat…
Macrosociology
Places the focus on broad features of society.... Deals with Con…
Microsociology
The emphasis is placed on social interaction.... Symbolic intera…
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Sociology Chapter 4 - Social Structure and Social Interaction
achieved status
ascribed status
back stage
background assumption
A social position that a person attains largely through his o…
A social position assigned to a person by society without reg…
In the dramaturgical approach, the setting where players are…
a deeply embedded, common understanding of how the world oper…
achieved status
A social position that a person attains largely through his o…
ascribed status
A social position assigned to a person by society without reg…
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Sociology Project: Chapter 4, Social Structure
Social hierachy
Inequality
Life Chances
Intergenerational Social Mobility
the division of society by rank or class
Any evaluated social distinctions among individuals or groups
An individual's long term potential and possibilities.
the movement of individuals from the social position of their…
Social hierachy
the division of society by rank or class
Inequality
Any evaluated social distinctions among individuals or groups
Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
macrosociology
microsociology
social structure
social class
-analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of so…
-analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction;…
-the framework that surrounds us, consisting of the relations…
-according to Weber, a large group of people who rank close t…
macrosociology
-analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of so…
microsociology
-analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction;…
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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
macrosociology
microsociology
social interaction
social structure
analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
the ways that people interact with one another
the framework that surrounds us, consisting if the relationsh…
macrosociology
analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
microsociology
analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
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Sociology: chapter 4. Social structure and social interaction
Macro sociology
Micro sociology
Social interaction
Social structure
Analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction: t…
What people do when they are in one another's presence includ…
The framework of society that surrounds us: consists of the w…
Macro sociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Micro sociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction: t…
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Sociology Chapter 3 - Socialization, Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure
5-yr-old girl Anna kept in storage roo…
Socialization
Socialization occurs through...
We learn the most from people importan…
- rescued but was completely unresponsive - couldn't laugh, s…
- The lifelong social experience by which people develop thei…
human interaction that begins at infancy and continues throug…
True. We DO learn the most from people important in our life.…
5-yr-old girl Anna kept in storage roo…
- rescued but was completely unresponsive - couldn't laugh, s…
Socialization
- The lifelong social experience by which people develop thei…
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Sociology- Chapter 4(ES)- Social Structure
Social Structure
Action
Social Institutions
Status
Recurring patterns of behavior
The ability to operate independent of social constraints.
The major arenas of social life in which durable routines and…
A position in a social system that can be occupied by an indi…
Social Structure
Recurring patterns of behavior
Action
The ability to operate independent of social constraints.
Sociology - Chapter 4: The Macrosociological Perspective: Social Structure
macrosociology
microsociology
social interaction
social structure
analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
analysis of social life that focusers on social interaction i…
what people do when they are in one another's presence; inclu…
the framework of society that surrounds us; consists of the w…
macrosociology
analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
microsociology
analysis of social life that focusers on social interaction i…
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Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
What are the levels used by sociologis…
A sociologist studying how a group of…
Macro sociology focuses on broad featu…
The analysis of __________ would be co…
Macrosociology and microsociology
Microsociology
Social interaction
Friendships within a group
What are the levels used by sociologis…
Macrosociology and microsociology
A sociologist studying how a group of…
Microsociology
Sociology Chapter 4 social structures and social interactions
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Social interaction
Social structure
Analysis of social life that focuses on broader features of s…
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
One person's actions influencing someone else's; usually refe…
The framework of society that surrounds us; consists of the w…
Macrosociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on broader features of s…
Microsociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
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SMU Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure
Achieved Status
Action
Affective Action
Ascribed Status
A position in a social system that a person attains voluntari…
The ability to operate independent of social constraints
Behavior guided by emotions and feelings
A position in a social system, assigned to a person from birt…
Achieved Status
A position in a social system that a person attains voluntari…
Action
The ability to operate independent of social constraints
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Sociology Chapter 4 (Social Structure and Social Interaction) key terms
achieved status
agricultural society
ascribed status
back stage
a position that is earned, accomplished, or involves at least…
ushered in by the invention of the plow, thus society accumul…
a position an individual either inherits at birth or receives…
places where people rest for their performances, discuss thei…
achieved status
a position that is earned, accomplished, or involves at least…
agricultural society
ushered in by the invention of the plow, thus society accumul…
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LearnSmart Chapter 4 Sociology: Social Structure
Fulfill specific functions
communication, flow of information
Equilibrium
Action
Functionalists argue that social institutions ____ that help…
Disasters and accidents that take place within complex and hi…
The concept of ____ is at the center of functional analysis
The ability to operate independent of social constraints is c…
Fulfill specific functions
Functionalists argue that social institutions ____ that help…
communication, flow of information
Disasters and accidents that take place within complex and hi…
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Sociology 1010 (chapter 4) - social structure / social organization
Status set
Role conflict
Role strain
Status
All the statuses or positions that an individual occupies
Conflicts that someone feels between roles because the expect…
Conflicts that someone feels within a role
The position that someone occupies in a social group; also ca…
Status set
All the statuses or positions that an individual occupies
Role conflict
Conflicts that someone feels between roles because the expect…
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Sociology Terms - Chapter 4 - Social Structure and Social Interaction
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Social Interaction
Social structure
analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
what people do when they are in one another's presence; inclu…
the framework of society that surrounds us; consists of the w…
Macrosociology
analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Microsociology
analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
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Chapter 4 Sociology - Navigating Social Structures
Social Institution
Social Scripts
Norms
Norms reinforced through: Sanctions
A kind of social structure made up of a number of relationshi…
Culturally constructed and socially enforced practices that p…
Rules or expectations about how people are to behave in a par…
Gestures used to reward or punish behaviour
Social Institution
A kind of social structure made up of a number of relationshi…
Social Scripts
Culturally constructed and socially enforced practices that p…
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Social Structure: Chapter 4
Status
Role
Ascribed status
Achieved status
Socially defined position in a group or in a society
Behavior expected of someone occupying a particular status
According to standards that are beyond a person's control (se…
Acquired by an individual on basis of skill, knowledge, or ab…
Status
Socially defined position in a group or in a society
Role
Behavior expected of someone occupying a particular status
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Chapter 4: Social Structure
Social Structure
Status
Role
Ascribed Status
network of interrelated statuses and roles that guides human…
socially defined position in a group or in a society
behavior expected of someone who holds a particular status
A social position assigned to a person by society without reg…
Social Structure
network of interrelated statuses and roles that guides human…
Status
socially defined position in a group or in a society
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Essentials of Sociology Vocabulary: Chapter 4 (Social Structure and Social Interaction)
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Social Interaction
Social Structure
Analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction (t…
One person's actions influencing someone else (usually refers…
The framework of society that surrounds us; consists of the w…
Macrosociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Microsociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction (t…
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Sociology 101 Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
Macrosociology and Microsociology... 94
Define Macrosociology... 94
Conflict theorist and Functionalists u…
Define Microsociology
...
Study of society that focuses on broad features of society.…
To analyze things such as social class and how groups are rel…
The study that focuses on social interaction, what people do…
Macrosociology and Microsociology... 94
...
Define Macrosociology... 94
Study of society that focuses on broad features of society.…
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Intro to Sociology Chapter 4: Social Structure & Social Interaction
Macro-Sociology
Micro-Sociology
Social Interaction
Social Structure
Analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
One person's actions influencing someone else; usually refers…
The framework of society that surrounds; consists of the ways…
Macro-Sociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Micro-Sociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
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Sociology - Henslin Chapter 4: Social Structure and Social Interaction
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Social interaction
Social structure
analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
what people do when they are in one another's presence; inclu…
the framework of society that surrounds us; consists of the w…
Macrosociology
analysis of social life that focuses on broad features of soc…
Microsociology
analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
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Principles of Sociology Chapter 4- Social Structure and Social Interaction
Macrosociology
Microsociology
Social interaction
Social structure
Analysis of sociallife that focuses on broad features of soci…
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
What people do when they are in one another's presence; inclu…
The framework of society that surrounds us; consists of the w…
Macrosociology
Analysis of sociallife that focuses on broad features of soci…
Microsociology
Analysis of social life that focuses on social interaction; t…
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Sociology - Ch 4 Social Structure
Social structure
Status
Role
Ascribed status
network of the individual's statuses and roles that guides hu…
is a socially defined position in group or society.
is behavior expected of someone occupying a particular status
a status that is assigned according to standards that are bey…
Social structure
network of the individual's statuses and roles that guides hu…
Status
is a socially defined position in group or society.
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sociology: chapter #4 social structure
social instituitions
social structure
creating & changing social behavior
1950s gender
-major arenas of social life in which durable routines & patt…
-recurring patterns of behavior... -can be shifted... -created in o…
-by our actions & choices we reproduce or alter the patterns…
-women had no rights, cooks & cleans, stay at home, marry you…
social instituitions
-major arenas of social life in which durable routines & patt…
social structure
-recurring patterns of behavior... -can be shifted... -created in o…
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