Quiz 4,5,7

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1.  Charles Colley referred to a small social group whose members share personal and enduring relationships using the term:
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2.  Soloman Asch's research, in which subjects were asked to match lines, showed:
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3.  What is the sociological term coined by Irving Janis for a limited understanding of some issue caused by group conformity?
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4.  A secondary group is a social group that:
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5.  The term "bureaucracy" refers to:
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6.  What is th term for group leadership that emphasizes the completion of tasks?
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7.  Which of the following defines who and what we are in relation to others?
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8.  In what way do men and women typically differ in their use of space?
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9.  The study of social interaction in terms of theatrical performance is referred to as:
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10.  The Thomas theorem states that:
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11.  What is the term for a social position that is received at birth or involuntarily taken on later in life?
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12.  What do sociologists call two or more people who identify and interact with one another?
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13.  People riding together on a subway are correctly called a social group
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14.  One person's "in-group" may well be another person's "out-group"
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15.  Stanley Milgram's research withe the "teacher-learner" demonstrated that only sociopathic German Nazis would engage in harmful behavior like the holocaust
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16.  The idea of "getting" a joke, according to the text, depends on:
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17.  Being an honors student is an example of which of the following?
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18.  In Sociology, the term "status" refers to the level of importance of a person
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19.  A person's sex or racial identity is an asribed status
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20.  A master status refers to being the best in one's occupational field
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21.  Passengers sitting in an airport gate area and waiting to board a plane are an example of a:
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22.  Which of the following is typically true of a social network?
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23.  As groups increase in size, interaction becomes more intense and more personal
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24.  Oligarchy refers to the rule of the many by the few
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25.  Georg Simmel referred to a group of three as a dyad
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26.  Which of the following is NOT one of the traits of bureaucracy noted by Max Weber?
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27.  Stanley Milgram's research, in which subjects used a "shock generator," showed that:
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28.  What is the term for a social position that is received at birth or involuntarily taken on later in life?
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29.  Which of the following statements linking nature and nurture is correct?
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30.  Which of the four assertions about the social foundation of devience below is FALSE?
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31.  Mr. Lapota has worn a clown nose in class:
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32.  Emile Durkheim's basic insight is that deviance is:
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33.  In his strain theory, Robert Merton would use which of the following term to desribe people, including alcholics and drug addicts, who "drop out"
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34.  What is Erving Goffman's term for a powerful and negative label that greatly changes a person's self-concept and social identity?
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35.  Edwin Sutherland's differential association theory links deviance to:
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36.  According to the social-conflict approach, what a society labels as deviant is based primarly upon:
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37.  What is the term for crime committed by persons of high social position in the course of their occupations?
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38.  Which justification uses the threat of punishment to discourage criminality?
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39.  What is normal or deviant is mostly the same all around the world
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40.  According to Robert Merton's model, a drug dealer would be a good example of a deviant "innovator."
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41.  The stigma of deviance can encourage further deviance in an individual
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