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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
Chapter 1 The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Social Structure
Perspective
Sociological Perspective
the scientific study of society and human behavior
the patterned interaction of people in social relationships
a particular point of view
a view on the patterned interaction or behavior shared by a g…
Sociology
the scientific study of society and human behavior
Social Structure
the patterned interaction of people in social relationships
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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…
The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Social Structure
Perspective
Sociological Perspective
The study of human behavior.
Refers to the patterned ways in which people interact in soci…
A particular point of viewe
Focuses on the social, or group, level.
Sociology
The study of human behavior.
Social Structure
Refers to the patterned ways in which people interact in soci…
Experience Sociology 2nd Edition- Ch. 1-5
Sociology
Taking a Sociological Perspective
Sociological Imagination
Modernity
The systematic study of the relationship between individuals…
A view of the social world that focuses on discovering and un…
C. Wright Mills Sociological Perspective... The ability to see h…
A historical era beginning in the 1700s characterized by the…
Sociology
The systematic study of the relationship between individuals…
Taking a Sociological Perspective
A view of the social world that focuses on discovering and un…
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…
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…
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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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…
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…
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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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
5 terms
The sociological imagination
Sociology
Emile Durkheim
sociological imagination
Auguste Comte
the study of human behaviors as they are affected by social i…
believed sociologists' task is to study social facts
ability to see the connection between the larger world and ou…
invented the term sociology
Sociology
the study of human behaviors as they are affected by social i…
Emile Durkheim
believed sociologists' task is to study social facts
18 terms
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…
11 terms
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…
...
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…
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…
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…
14 terms
Soc Ch 1: the sociological imagination
the pragmatists school of philosophy
"the social self"
"the looking-glass self"
sociology
Inquiry and truth can not be understood outside their environ…
How the environment shapes individualism.
We envision how others perceive us; then gauge the responses…
the study of human society
the pragmatists school of philosophy
Inquiry and truth can not be understood outside their environ…
"the social self"
How the environment shapes individualism.
Chapter 1 - The Sociological Imagination
Globalization
Glocalization
Are globalization and glocalization in…
sociology
ever increasing flow of goods, services, money, people, techn…
process by which a locality embraces, adapts to, or resists a…
yes, globalization always includes a series of glocalizations.
scientific study of human activity in society, more specifica…
Globalization
ever increasing flow of goods, services, money, people, techn…
Glocalization
process by which a locality embraces, adapts to, or resists a…
15 terms
Chapter 1 - The Sociological Imagination Vocabulary
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Social Institution
Verstenen
the study of human society
the ability to connect the most basic, intimate aspect of an…
- complex group of interdependent positions that, together, p…
- German for "understanding"... - comes from Max Weber... - basis o…
Sociology
the study of human society
Sociological Imagination
the ability to connect the most basic, intimate aspect of an…
Chapter 1: The Sociological Perspective
Sociology
Society
Sociological Imagination
Industrialization
The systematic study of human societies and their social inte…
A group that shares geographical space and is subject to the…
Ability to see the relationship between individual experience…
The shift between a society based on agriculture to a society…
Sociology
The systematic study of human societies and their social inte…
Society
A group that shares geographical space and is subject to the…
18 terms
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
25 terms
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
43 terms
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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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…
16 terms
The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Society
Sociological imagination
Microsociology
Systematic or scientific study of human society and social be…
A group of people who shape their lives in an aggregated and…
Ability to see the connections between our personal experienc…
Emphasizes research into everyday, human interpersonal intera…
Sociology
Systematic or scientific study of human society and social be…
Society
A group of people who shape their lives in an aggregated and…
18 terms
Chapter 2: Sociological Imagination
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…
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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
24 terms
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…
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
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
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…
15 terms
1: The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Social Institution
Verstehen
the study of human society
ability to connect the most basic, intimate aspects of an ind…
complex group of interdependent positions that perform a soci…
Understanding: ... concept forms the object of inquiry for inter…
Sociology
the study of human society
Sociological Imagination
ability to connect the most basic, intimate aspects of an ind…
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…
57 terms
#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…
5 terms
Chapter 1 Section 1: The Sociological Perspective
Perspective
Sociology
Social Structure
Sociological Perspective
A particular point of view
The scientific study of social structure
The patterned interaction of people in social relationships
A view that looks at behavior of groups, not individuals
Perspective
A particular point of view
Sociology
The scientific study of social structure
23 terms
Sociology Project- Chapter 1, The Sociological Imagination
Discrimination
Globalization
Industrialization
Institution
Any behavior, practice, or policy that harms, excludes, or di…
The growing permeability of national borders and the increase…
A process of economic change characterized by the decline of…
A complex term used to stand for structured and enduring prac…
Discrimination
Any behavior, practice, or policy that harms, excludes, or di…
Globalization
The growing permeability of national borders and the increase…
21 terms
Chapter One: The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Life chances
Personal troubles
Public issues
The scientific study of society, of the ways in which society…
One's ability to experience life and all its beneficial offer…
Matters involving a person's character and his or her relatio…
Have to do with matters that transcend local environments of…
Sociology
The scientific study of society, of the ways in which society…
Life chances
One's ability to experience life and all its beneficial offer…
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…
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…
14 terms
Chapter 1 - The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Private Unemployment
Public Unemployment
Systematic Study
A systematic study of the relationship between the individual…
Lack of skill, lack of interest, illness
Factory lay off, factory relocates to country with cheaper la…
Quantitative (%, stats) and qualitative (stories, details)
Sociology
A systematic study of the relationship between the individual…
Private Unemployment
Lack of skill, lack of interest, illness
21 terms
Sociological Perspectives-Chapter 1: An Invitation to Sociology
Sociology
Anthropology
Psychology
Economics
The study of how people interact
Study of the origins and development of people and their soci…
The science of behavior and mental processes
The study of how people seek to satisfy their needs and wants…
Sociology
The study of how people interact
Anthropology
Study of the origins and development of people and their soci…
5 terms
Ch1 - The sociological perspective
Perspective
Sociology
Sociological Perspective
Social Structure
A particular point of view
The scientific study of social structure (human social behavi…
A view that looks at behavior of groups, not individuals
The patterned interaction of people in social relationships
Perspective
A particular point of view
Sociology
The scientific study of social structure (human social behavi…
23 terms
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…
Ch. 1 - The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Private troubles
Public issues
the systemic study of the relationship between the individual…
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 systemic study of the relationship between the individual…
Sociological Imagination
our recognition of the interdependent relationship between wh…
46 terms
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…
10 terms
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…
33 terms
The Sociological Imagination (Chapter 1)
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…
29 terms
Chapter 1: The Sociological Imagination
Sociology
Sociological Imagination
Social Institution
August Comte
the study of human society (sports, religion, music, medicine)
the ability to see connections between personal experiences a…
a complex group of interdependent positions, that, together,…
sociologist who invented "social physics" and "positivism" to…
Sociology
the study of human society (sports, religion, music, medicine)
Sociological Imagination
the ability to see connections between personal experiences a…
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