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Sociology- CH1- "Understanding the Sociological Imagination"
Learning Objectives... Explain what the s…
Describe and provide personal reflecti…
Explain Peter Berger's use of the terms
Reflect on the dynamic interplay between
perspective is
sociological imagination
general, particular, strange, and familiar
individual and social factors that influence one's development
Learning Objectives... Explain what the s…
perspective is
Describe and provide personal reflecti…
sociological imagination
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Developing a Sociological Imagination
altruistic suicide
anomic suicide
comparative method
egoistic suicide
Type of suicide that occurs where ties to the group or commun…
Type of suicide that occurs when the structure of society is…
Research technique that empowers existing official statistics…
Type of suicide that occurs in settings where the individual…
altruistic suicide
Type of suicide that occurs where ties to the group or commun…
anomic suicide
Type of suicide that occurs when the structure of society is…
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Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Wright Mills' Sociological Imagination
Epistemology
Sociological Imagination
Systematic study of human social lives, groups and societies
Enables us to grasp the relationship between history (social…
Study/ foundations of knowledge
ability to see the link between society and self
Sociology
Systematic study of human social lives, groups and societies
Wright Mills' Sociological Imagination
Enables us to grasp the relationship between history (social…
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chapter 1 test - Sociology
sociology
Social structure
pattern
sociological imagination
the scientific study of social behavior in a group also the s…
the patterned interaction of people in social relationships
a customary way of operation or behavior
the ability to see the link between society and self
sociology
the scientific study of social behavior in a group also the s…
Social structure
the patterned interaction of people in social relationships
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Understanding the Sociological Imagination
Sociology
basic assumption Sociology
C. Wright Mills
Three Questions you need to ask when u…
the scientific (systematic) study of human activity in society
society shapes what we think and do
Wrote; The Sociological Imagination
What is the structure of this particular society?... Where does…
Sociology
the scientific (systematic) study of human activity in society
basic assumption Sociology
society shapes what we think and do
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The Sociological Imagination
The Sociological imagination
macro
micro
Goals of sociology
the ability to see the connections between our personal exper…
-Structural Functionalism... - sees society as a complex system…
-Symbolic internationalism ... - product of everyday interaction…
- break down stereotypes ... - understand that society serves us…
The Sociological imagination
the ability to see the connections between our personal exper…
macro
-Structural Functionalism... - sees society as a complex system…
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Introduction to Sociology
Perspective
Sociology
Sociological Perspective
"
particular point of view
the scientific study of social structure
view that looks at the behavior of groups, not individuals
...
Perspective
particular point of view
Sociology
the scientific study of social structure
The Sociological Perspective
sociology
what do all social sciences study?
Emile Durkheim
social facts
the study of societies and human social behavior
human behavior
social facts
patterns in human behavior that are best explained by social…
sociology
the study of societies and human social behavior
what do all social sciences study?
human behavior
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Chapter 1: The sociological imagination
Tam is able to attend a highly competi…
Which of the following statements best…
What best reflects the relationship be…
What best explains the relationship be…
-Tam and Lai are experiencing different social contexts
-a role is a position within an institution or organization w…
-sociology has given birth to a number of other disciplines,…
-a sociological imagination challenges stereotypes by raising…
Tam is able to attend a highly competi…
-Tam and Lai are experiencing different social contexts
Which of the following statements best…
-a role is a position within an institution or organization w…
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Sociology- Definitions- CH 1- "Understanding the Sociological Imagination"
Sociology
Sociological Perspective
C.W. Mills
Personal troubles
The systematic study of human groups and their interactions.
A view of society based on the dynamic relationships between…
C. W. Mills studied how people interact on a social level.
result from individual challenges.
Sociology
The systematic study of human groups and their interactions.
Sociological Perspective
A view of society based on the dynamic relationships between…
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Sociology 1: The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Social institution
Social identity
Study of human society, institutions, norms, practices, and b…
the ability to connect the most basic, intimate aspects of an…
a complex group of interdependent positions that, together pe…
sum of individual stories told between pairss of individuals.
Sociology
Study of human society, institutions, norms, practices, and b…
Sociological Imagination
the ability to connect the most basic, intimate aspects of an…
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Ch1. The Sociological Point of View
sociology
social interaction
social sciences
function
The science that studies human society and social behavior.
This is what sociologists are mainly interested in. This is h…
These are the related disciplines that study various aspects…
the positive consequence that an element of society has for t…
sociology
The science that studies human society and social behavior.
social interaction
This is what sociologists are mainly interested in. This is h…
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Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Social Institution
Anomie
The systematic study of human society
the ability to see the link between society and self
A social unit of importance to society that has established r…
Emile Durkheim's concept of normlessness; when people feel ou…
Sociology
The systematic study of human society
Sociological Imagination
the ability to see the link between society and self
Chapter 1: The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Make the familiar strange
Social Institution
The study of human society.
C. Wright Mills coined the term ______ - the ability to see t…
to question the habits or customs that seem "natural" to us
a group of social positions, connected by social relations, t…
Sociology
The study of human society.
Sociological Imagination
C. Wright Mills coined the term ______ - the ability to see t…
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Sociology
Sociology
society
sociological imagination
high-income countries
the systematic study of human society and social interaction.
a large social grouping that shares the same geographical ter…
the ability to see the relationship between individual experi…
(sometimes referred to as industrial countries) nations with…
Sociology
the systematic study of human society and social interaction.
society
a large social grouping that shares the same geographical ter…
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Chapter 1: Understanding the Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Perspective
Personal Troubles
Social Issues
The systematic study of human groups and their interactions.
A view of society based on the dynamic relationships between…
Personal challenges that require individual solutions.
Challenges caused by larger social factors that require colle…
Sociology
The systematic study of human groups and their interactions.
Sociological Perspective
A view of society based on the dynamic relationships between…
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Ch. 1: The Sociological Imagination
Sociological imagination
Sociological imagination: focus on the…
Sociological imagination: stepping out…
Sociological imagination: skepticism
the ability to see connections between our personal experienc…
...
helps us to understand the social contexts in which ourselves…
don't believe everything you see or hear when determining soc…
Sociological imagination
the ability to see connections between our personal experienc…
Sociological imagination: focus on the…
...
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Sociology Chapter 1
Sociology
Sociology Imagination
Applied Sociology
Auguste Comete
Sociology is the systematic study of human society and social…
The ability to see the relationship between individual experi…
Using social logical tools to address a specific social probl…
He was a french philosopher and made up the term Sociology.
Sociology
Sociology is the systematic study of human society and social…
Sociology Imagination
The ability to see the relationship between individual experi…
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CH 1 - The Sociological Imagination
sociology
sociological imagination
social institution
verstehen
the study of human society
ability to see the connections between our personal experienc…
a complex group of independent positions that, together, perf…
to understand why people do the things they do, a sociologist…
sociology
the study of human society
sociological imagination
ability to see the connections between our personal experienc…
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Sociological Imagination #1
Sociology
Society
Social sciences
Beginner's mind
the systematic or scientific study of human society and socia…
a group of people who shape their lives in aggregated and pat…
disciplines that examine the human or social world.
approaching the world without preconceptions in order to see…
Sociology
the systematic or scientific study of human society and socia…
Society
a group of people who shape their lives in aggregated and pat…
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Sociology 1305 Chapter 1: The sociological perspective
Anomie
Conflict Perspectives
functionalist perspectives
high-income Countries
Emile Durkheim's designation for a condition in which social…
the sociological approach that views groups in society as eng…
the sociological approach that views society as a stable, ord…
(industrial countries) nations with highly industrialized eco…
Anomie
Emile Durkheim's designation for a condition in which social…
Conflict Perspectives
the sociological approach that views groups in society as eng…
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Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Social Institution
Anomie
the study of human society: the systematic study of human soc…
the ability to see connections between our personal experienc…
a complex group of interdependent positions that, together, p…
a sense of aimlessness or despair that arises when we can no…
Sociology
the study of human society: the systematic study of human soc…
Sociological Imagination
the ability to see connections between our personal experienc…
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SOC- Sociological Imagination- Scientific Research in Sociology
theory
concept
indicator
hypothesis
set of statements or propositions that seeks to explain or pr…
term that identifies phenomena of interest
a measurable event, characteristic, or behavior commonly thou…
a researchable prediction that specifies the relationship bet…
theory
set of statements or propositions that seeks to explain or pr…
concept
term that identifies phenomena of interest
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chapter 1: The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
August Comte
Symbolic Interaction Perspectives
the systematic study of human society and social interaction
C. Wright Mill's term for the ability to see the relationship…
founder of sociology
the sociological approach that views society as the sum of th…
Sociology
the systematic study of human society and social interaction
Sociological Imagination
C. Wright Mill's term for the ability to see the relationship…
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Chapter 1 - The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Private Troubles
Public Issues
The systematic study of the relationship between the individu…
Our recognition of the interdependent relationships between w…
Problems we face in our immediate relationships with particul…
Problems we face as a consequences of the positions we occupy…
Sociology
The systematic study of the relationship between the individu…
Sociological Imagination
Our recognition of the interdependent relationships between w…
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Chapter 1: The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Agency
Social Inequality
systematic study of the relationship between the individual a…
our recognition of the interdependent relationship between wh…
freedom individuals to choose and act
condition in which members of society have differing amounts…
Sociology
systematic study of the relationship between the individual a…
Sociological Imagination
our recognition of the interdependent relationship between wh…
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Chapter 1: The Sociological Imagination
sociology
sociological imagination
private troubles
public issues
The systematic study of the relationship between the individu…
Our recognition of the interdependent relationship between wh…
Problems we face in our immediate relationships with particul…
Problems we face as a consequence of the position we occupy w…
sociology
The systematic study of the relationship between the individu…
sociological imagination
Our recognition of the interdependent relationship between wh…
Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
social institution
anomie
the study of human society
the ability to see the link between society and self
the organized, usual, or standard ways by which society meets…
instability caused by an erosion of value or lack of purpose.
Sociology
the study of human society
Sociological Imagination
the ability to see the link between society and self
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Sociology 1305 Chapter 1: The sociological perspective
Anomie
Conflict Perspectives
functionalist perspectives
high-income Countries
Emile Durkheim's designation for a condition in which social…
the sociological approach that views groups in society as eng…
the sociological approach that views society as a stable, ord…
(industrial countries) nations with highly industrialized eco…
Anomie
Emile Durkheim's designation for a condition in which social…
Conflict Perspectives
the sociological approach that views groups in society as eng…
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Chapter 1 - The Sociological Imagination: An Introduction
the Hull House
Karl Marx
feminism
xenophobia
The Chicago School's Jane Addams founded the first American s…
Which of the following founders of sociology is known, in par…
Which modern sociological theory examines how power relations…
Feeling discomfort about rural Chinese society, where many ge…
the Hull House
The Chicago School's Jane Addams founded the first American s…
Karl Marx
Which of the following founders of sociology is known, in par…
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The Sociological Imagination
Sociological Perspective
Beginner's Mind
Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Looking at the world through a sociological lens
Approaching the world w/o preconceptions in order to see thin…
A quality of the mind that allows us to understand the relati…
The scientific study of human society and social behavior
Sociological Perspective
Looking at the world through a sociological lens
Beginner's Mind
Approaching the world w/o preconceptions in order to see thin…
20 terms
Chapter 1: The sociological imagination
Tam is able to attend a highly competi…
Which of the following statements best…
What best reflects the relationship be…
What best explains the relationship be…
-Tam and Lai are experiencing different social contexts
-a role is a position within an institution or organization w…
-sociology has given birth to a number of other disciplines,…
-a sociological imagination challenges stereotypes by raising…
Tam is able to attend a highly competi…
-Tam and Lai are experiencing different social contexts
Which of the following statements best…
-a role is a position within an institution or organization w…
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SOCIOLOGY FLASH CARDS
sociology
social structure
perspective
sociological perspective
the scientific study of social structure; patterned social be…
the patterned interaction of people in social relationships
a particular point of view
a view that looks at the behavior of groups, not individuals
sociology
the scientific study of social structure; patterned social be…
social structure
the patterned interaction of people in social relationships
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sociology ch 1 + the Sociological Imagination
sociology
all human behavior occurs in a ______…
social interaction
social structure
the study of human behavior in society
social context
behavior between two or more people that is given meaning
the organized pattern of social relationships and social inst…
sociology
the study of human behavior in society
all human behavior occurs in a ______…
social context
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Sociology Chapter 1 - The Sociological Imagination
sociology
sociological imagination
social institution
verstehen
the scientific study of human interaction
the ability to connect the most basic, intimate aspects of an…
a complex group of interdependent positions that, together, p…
german for "understanding"; the basis of interpretive sociolo…
sociology
the scientific study of human interaction
sociological imagination
the ability to connect the most basic, intimate aspects of an…
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Introduction to Sociology
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Social Darwinism
Functionalist Perspective
The systematic study of human society and social interaction.
The ability to see the relationship between individual experi…
The belief that those species of animals, including human bei…
The sociological approach that views society as a stable, ord…
Sociology
The systematic study of human society and social interaction.
Sociological Imagination
The ability to see the relationship between individual experi…
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SOC101 Chapter 1-The Sociological Imagination
sociology
sociological imagination
private troubles
public issues
the systematic study of the relationship between the individu…
our recognition of the interdependent relationship between wh…
problems we face in our immediate relationships with particul…
problems we face as a consequence of the positions we occupy…
sociology
the systematic study of the relationship between the individu…
sociological imagination
our recognition of the interdependent relationship between wh…
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An Invitation to Sociology
social science
political science
anthropology
psychology
disciplines that deal with human society & the human condition
investigates organization, administration, history & theory o…
investigates culture with a preliterate focus
investigates human mental & emotional processes
social science
disciplines that deal with human society & the human condition
political science
investigates organization, administration, history & theory o…
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Sociology Chapters One and Two
perspective
sociology
sociological perspective
social structure
a particular point of view
the study of social structure
always focuses on the group as opposed to the individual
the patterned interaction of people in social relationships
perspective
a particular point of view
sociology
the study of social structure
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Understanding the Sociological Imagination | KEY TERMS - Chapter 1
Achieved Status
Agency
Anti-Positivism
Ascribed Status
Attributes developed throughout life as a result of effort &…
The assumption that individuals have the ability to alter the…
...
Attributes (advantages & disadvantages) assigned at birth.
Achieved Status
Attributes developed throughout life as a result of effort &…
Agency
The assumption that individuals have the ability to alter the…
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Sociology exam 1 ch.1-4
Sociology
sociology Imagination
social institutions
agency
the study of the relationship between agency and structure
the ability to see the connections personal experiences and t…
a complex group of independent positions that, together, perf…
individual free will
Sociology
the study of the relationship between agency and structure
sociology Imagination
the ability to see the connections personal experiences and t…
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Soc101-Ch.1-The Sociological Imagination
sociology
sociological imagination
private troubles
public issues
the systematic study of the relationship between the individu…
an awareness of the relationship between who we are as indivi…
obstacles that individuals face as individuals rather than as…
obstacles that individuals in similar positions face; aka soc…
sociology
the systematic study of the relationship between the individu…
sociological imagination
an awareness of the relationship between who we are as indivi…
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The Sociological Imagination
sociological imagination
stereotype
social interaction
norm
the capacity to think systematically about how many things we…
a simplified generalization about a group that is often false…
the way people act together, including how they modify and al…
a basic rule of society that helps us know what is and is not…
sociological imagination
the capacity to think systematically about how many things we…
stereotype
a simplified generalization about a group that is often false…
10 terms
Sociology: 1.1 - The Sociological Perspective
perspective
sociology
sociological perspective
social structure
(n.) a point of view or general standpoint from which differe…
Study of the evolution, development, and functioning of human…
the special point of view of sociology that sees general patt…
A pattern of organized relationships among groups of people w…
perspective
(n.) a point of view or general standpoint from which differe…
sociology
Study of the evolution, development, and functioning of human…
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The Sociological Imagination & Social Research 1
Perspective
Sociology
Social Perspective
Social Structure
the way we see something, our point of view
the study of human social behavior from a group rather than a…
focus on the behavior of groups, not individuals
stable arrangements of institutions whereby human beings in a…
Perspective
the way we see something, our point of view
Sociology
the study of human social behavior from a group rather than a…
10 terms
Chapter 1 vocab part 1
sociology
Sociological Imagination
microsociology
macrosociology
the systematic study of human behavior in society
The ability to see the relationship between individual experi…
patterens of individuals' social interaction in specific sett…
examines the large-scale patterns and processes that characte…
sociology
the systematic study of human behavior in society
Sociological Imagination
The ability to see the relationship between individual experi…
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#1+2:The Sociological Imagination/Origins of Sociology
Sociology
Sociological Perspective
Charles Wright Mills
Personal Troubles
The systematic study of groups and their interactions.
The view of the society based on the dynamic relationships be…
-An American sociologist ... -Suggested that people who cannot/d…
Troubles that result from individuals challenges and can only…
Sociology
The systematic study of groups and their interactions.
Sociological Perspective
The view of the society based on the dynamic relationships be…
19 terms
Fall 2016 Vocab
Anomie
Critical Sociology
Culture
Feminism
where one feels there is no norms and the person has a feelin…
A theoretical perspective that focuses on the structures in s…
The practices, values, beliefs, and things that have meaning…
A branch of critical sociology that analyzes gender differenc…
Anomie
where one feels there is no norms and the person has a feelin…
Critical Sociology
A theoretical perspective that focuses on the structures in s…
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Sociology lesson 1 chp 1 vocab
Conventional (social) wisdom
Perspective
Social structure
Sociological imagination
Common beliefs or ideas that most people hold true
A particular point of view
The patterned interaction of people in social relationships
The ability to see the relationship between events in persona…
Conventional (social) wisdom
Common beliefs or ideas that most people hold true
Perspective
A particular point of view
Sociology Quiz 1
Durkheim
Weber
Marx
Comte
Functional Integration:... basis of social order=consensus and o…
Interactionist:... examines social structures and consequences o…
Class-Conflict:... most significant fact about industrializing s…
the father of sociology. sociology was the most highly evolve…
Durkheim
Functional Integration:... basis of social order=consensus and o…
Weber
Interactionist:... examines social structures and consequences o…
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