Sociology Set 3

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Created Dec 10, 2009
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  1. The organization Anti-Slavery International...
 
·         200 million
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2. Following modernization theory, what might rich nations do to assist poor nations that seek...
 
·         All of the above
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4. Poor countries are characterized by: ·        ...
 
·         All of the above
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  5. With regard to the role of rich nations, dependency theory: ·        ...
 
Claims that rich nations are to blame for global poverty
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. Over the last century: ·         Living standards...
 
      All of the above
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8. Pornography is of concern to: ·         Conservatives...
 
      All of the above
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9. What share of married U.S. couples depend on two incomes? ·        ...
 
·         More than half
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10. Friedrich Engels claimed that capitalism: ·        ...
 
 Increased men’s domination of women
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. Which of the following job categories has mostly women as workers? ·        ...
 
Elementary school teachers
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12. Friedrich Engels claimed that expanding capitalism tends to turn women into: ·        ...
 
         Consumers
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13. Read the following four statements. Which of the statements is NOT an example of institutional...
 
·         A mother wants her child to stay away from...
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  14. The existence of the "Negro leagues" in professional baseball in the United States...
 
·         Segregation
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15. The term "white ethnics" refers to: ·        ...
 
Non-WASPs of European ancestry
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  17. Based on scapegoat theory, you would conclude that prejudice is caused by: ·        ...
 
Frustration among people who are themselves disadvantaged
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18. The rate of small business ownership is high among Asian Americans. This pattern reflects: ·        ...
 
cultural values including achievement and self-reliance
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20. While being in the upper-upper class is usually the result of __________, being in the...
 
 Birth; achievement
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21. Popular author J. K. Rowling, who was once poor, has earned a fortune with her books. Rowling...
 
·         Lower-upper
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22. In terms of race, two-thirds of all poor people in the United States are: ·        ...
 
·         Hispanic
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23. Sociologist William Julius Wilson suggests the cause of poverty lies in: ·        ...
 
·         Too few available jobs
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24. In English history, the concept "primogeniture" refers to: ·        ...
 
passing land and other property from a father to the oldest son or other male relation.
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Durkheim's greatest concern about modern societies was the increase in: ·        ...
 
   anomie
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26. David Riesman described "tradition-directed social character" as ·        ...
 
rigid conformity to traditional ways of life
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. Max Weber claimed that modernization was evident in which of the following? ·        ...
 
·         All of the above
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29. Ralph Linton made the point that many familiar elements in today's way of life: ·        ...
 
·         Came to us from other cultures


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