What forces prices down?
Large consumer purchasing power
The central point of a culture is
Sociology is introduced as an academic discipline by.
A social group of organisms sharing an environment normally with shared interests is a.
None of these
The inordinate growth of government is a side effect of.
the increasing poverty of individual states
government intervention in the economy
the political apathy of public
the willingness of individuals to give up traditional freedoms
An ecological city is.
the central city suburbs and satellites
one with a recycling enter
one containing a clean water supply for the area
where urban planning originates
Which of the following is not included in social change?
New forms of music.
Changing concept of propriety and morality.
Changes in age distribution.
Change in poliitical environment.
Economic standing includes.
wealth that which people own (have)
both a and b
none of the above
has been to study social interaction for over 500 years.
Is the scientific study of social interaction and organization
has little bearing on publiec policy
is most useful when applied to abstract-as opposed to practical matters
The Most Prominent spokesmen of Functionalist Perspective are.
All of above
Karl Marx saw religion as.
a vehicle by which we reveal to one another that we share a common mental state
a vehicle through which we create a shared consciousness that contributes to social bonding
creating a pool of individuals with the attitudes and values necessary to function as entrepreneurs
producing an other-worldly focus that diverts the oppressed from seeking social change in this world
The succession of stages in Jean Piaget's model of cognitive development is.
infancy childhood adolescence and adulthood
early childhood play concrete operational and formal operational
sensimotor pre-operational intuitive operational and concrete operational
sensorimotor intuitive operational concrete operational and formal operational
Class conflict is the basic theory of.
All of above
The principle of separation of powers may be responsible for.
the stability of the government
quick action on pending legislation
a lack of confusion
the decisiveness of Congress
Snowballing is an example of.
using the Christmas vacation constructively
The pragmatist philosophy used in Symbolic interactionist theory teaches that.
theory must be augmented by straightforward plausible methods
we can find true objective knowledge of the world through our senses
Knowledge is produced in everyday practical situations
the best social theory was developed in Prague
The totality of the phenomenon under study is called the:
The kuznets hypothesis states that as economic development proceeds inequality.
first decreases then increases before remaining high
first increases then decreases before remaining low
first increases then flattens out, before rising again
first increases then decreases then increases then decreases
The categories used by researchers to pigeonhole people into social classes.
reflect the common-sense self-ratings of individuals
indicate that there are two classes the working class and the middle class
tend to be arbitrary and artificial
adequately reflect the complexity of the American class system
Which statement is an example of stereotyping?
Judge each individual on his own merits
All blacks are good basketball players
There are good and bad among all ethnic or racial groups
Talent is not the exclusive property of any ethnic group
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