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Unit 5 Sociology Vocab

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1.  Movement iaway from the realm of one's personality, talents, and potential
2.  Theoretical perspective that views soiety as a set of interrelated parts that work together to produce a stable social system.
3.  Belief in a kinship between humans and animals or natural objects
4.  Sector of the economy that concentrates on the provision of services
5.  Theoligical doctrine that states all people will eventually be saved by god.
6.  Belief ina god or gods
7.  Economic model in which the factors of production are owned by the government, which regulates all economic activity
8.  Importance of religion in a person's life
9.  Advocacy groups try to influence public opinion and/or policy
10.  Religious group founded on the revelations of a person belived to have speial knowledge.
11.  Situation that exists when a few pople control an industry
12.  Began in Italy 1300s, emphasis on art and learning, was in part a by-product of trade with the East (also means rebirth)
13.  Shortness of supply
14.  Belief system in which spirits are active in inflkuencing human life.
15.  Belief system in which moral principles have a sacred quality
16.  The role of scientists, that are not there to profit, but to seek the truth.
17.  Bars discrimination on the basis of gender in any program like sports, at any educational instution reveicing federal funds
18.  Belief system in which spirits communicate only with one person acknowledged as a specialist
19.  Set of shared concepts, methods, and assumptions that make up the scientific reality at any point in time
20.  You go to an arena, eat their food (chicken) and then you sit and watch a fight. (Also called the dark ages)
21.  Government should intervene as little as possible
22.  Type of religious organization in which all people in the society are members by virtue of their birth.
23.  Tendency for honors and recognition to go to those scientists who have already acheived recognition. On the other hand, they tend to be withheld from scientists who have not yet made their mark.
24.  System of education in which non-English-speaking students are taught in their native languages until they can attend classes taught in english.
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