Which of the following is true?
Students with low levels of self-esteem and low levels of confidence tend to do poorly in school
Students are seldom able to evaluate their own abilities
Lower-class students do as well academically as those from higher social classes
Testing consistently low does not affect a student's self-confidence
Whilst doing research, objectivity has to be attained being aware at same time, that sociology always deals with human life and people are
The trend toward early retirement seems to be.
the inevitable outcome of modernization
a reasonable response to the declining intellectual performance that occurs after age 55
none of the above
Which of the following is not a function the family discussed by William Ogburn?
providing of social status
Juvenile delinquency means
a professional criminal
young offender must be of age usually 18 years.
murder or aggravated assault.
When one culture borrows traits from another culture the borrowing culture tends to be.
selective in borrowing
nonselective in borrowing
gullible and impressionable
Advocates of the elitist approach believe that the ruling elite maintains its power by.
manipulation of the masses
explaining the truth to the people
none of the above
Who was German sociologists?
The intellectual tradition at the heart of conflict theory begins principally with the work of.
Western countries have a larger percentage of aged that is.
None of these
Serious mental disorders that often require periods of hospitalization or institutionalization are called.
all of the above
Belief system of China today is a curious mixture of three high traditions like Confucianism, Taoism and
The term ''neo-Freudian''refers to.
behavior based on sexual drives
thinkers prior to Freud who anticipated his ideas
thinkers opposed to psychoanalysis
thinkers influenced by Freud who have modified his ideas
In sociology a major value for progressive societies leading to investment and financial security is called
People in each class transmit a distinctive habitu
The conflict theory holds that stratification exists because.
it benefits individuals and groups who have the power to dominate and exploit others
privilege prestige and power are equally distributed in society
the capitalist drive to distribute wealth equitably is the foundation of modern society
capitalists and workers are class conscious
Drug dependence means
earning by selling drugs.
family livelihood drug manufacture.
depend on drugs as addict.
push-in drugs for earning booty.
Americans who join voluntary associations are generally.
communities can be categorized terms of.
All of above
Social control through the enforcement of norms works because.
everyone fears pain and embarrassment
individuals are anxious to be accepted
people need to be manipulated
independent though and action are too hard
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