According to Jean Baudrillard What is hyper reality?
modern theme parks such as Disneyland
the merging of reality and media representations
the virtual world made possible by the Internet
people 's affinity with soap characters rather than real people
In regard to public and political opinion.
they are the same
public opinion is limited to few issues
political opinion deals with all matters
political opinion is all opinions expressed on political issues
A strong predictive factor of becoming an abusive parent is.
to have felt unloved and unwanted by one's own parents
to have felt the injustice of abuse
to have come to believe that abuse is the way things are
none of the above
A Group of people affiliated by consanguinity affinity and co-residence is.
None of these
Iron cage of bureaucracy was the perception of.
Which type of theorists would argue that relentless class conflict between capitalists and workers boom and bust economic cycles and intercorporate conflict place limits on the ability of the capitalist class to manipulate political institutions at will?
instrumental conflict theorists
reactionary conflict theorists
structural conflict theorists
dysfunctional conflict theorists
An experiment can be defined as.
an attempt to test a hypothesis under controlled conditions
a piece of research conducted in a laboratory
a piece of research trying out new methods
an attempt to deceive participants about the research's true purpose
According to sociologists social composition of organisatin should ideally make no one feel out of place because of gender, race or ethnicity is
Divorced men as compared to married men are subject to.
more instances of depression
more car accidents
all of the above
Which sociological perspective acknowledges that it is not possible to change gender drastically without dramatic revisions in a culture's social structure?
both a and b
Conflict theory explains.
Harmony among classes
Struggle to dominate
None of these
What term describes ties between individuals established through marriage or blood?
Process of building our humanity and particular identify through social experience for society and culture is
Group of socialization
community based group
None of the above
According to sociology to represent his or her culture is called
All of the above
Which sociological perspective argues that stratification is universal and that social inequality is necessary so that people will be motivated to fill socially important positions?
To use up the final products of production is to:
Which term describes religious organization of a loosely knit and transient kind?
The conflict perspective would note that.
Physicians serve as gatekeepers for the sick role either verifying a patients's condition as illness or designating the patient as recovered.
Patients play an active role in health care by failing to follow a physician's advice
Multinational corporations based in industrialized countries have reaped significant profits dumping unapproved drugs on unsuspecting Third World countries.
The designation healthy or ill generally involves social definition by others
The social condition in which people find it difficult to guide their behaviour by norms they experience as weak unclear or conflicting is called.
none of the above
Which sociological perspective would note that poor and rural sections of the United States tend to be underserved because medical service concentrate where people are numerous or wealthy?
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