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40 Cards in this Set

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A social analysis of education would include
Soloializing influence
education to social inequality
consider how far the education system serves to encourage or to reduce such inequalities study
Study the nature of modern mass media
Hanging Tongues is about Whom:
William E. Thompson
the authord
Burnard Berber ('Jihad Verses McDonalds describes
The prospect for democracy is not good with the global or local scenarios, but neigher is it hopeless. Jihad offers a future in ethnic values, and keeping boundries onto culture and future in economy. Mcdonalds offers a future in globalization and ending boundries. Thus helping others develop thriving economies in a world standpoint
Organizations such as the world trade organization argue that liberalized trade regulations and reduced trade barriers will
help industrialized economies export products around the worl and developing economies will gain access to the world markets. Thus improving
prospects for intergration interglobal economy
The origins of the substanted human impact on the envirornment are:
Polutions, the creation of waste that can't be disposed of in short term or recycled
depletion of resources
domestic waste
gaseous waste
Although there studies may not be representitive of the population as a whole. Judith wallerstein and her colleagues found that for children of divorced parents
Almost all children suffered intense emotional disturbances at the time of the divorce
2. Preschool age were confused and frightened and blamed themselves
3. Older children better understood parents motives but worried about its effects on their future and expressed feelings of anger.
4. at end of 5 years 2/3 were coping 1/3 were disatisfied were depressed
5. After 10 years brought memories of feeling of there parents divorce
Organizations such as the world trade organization argue that liberlized trade regulations and reduced trade barries will
Help industralized economies export products around the world, and developing economies will gain access to the world market thus improving their prospects for intergration into global economy.
Why have jobs shifted from manufacturing to service and from the northeast to the south and west
1. Inner city decay and wealthier groups and businesses moved out of the city to take advantages of the lower tax rate, which afected blue collar workers because of the lack of education that they have had. Out of the way areas became more accessable with the highway program, led to growth of industries, and services connected to hushness
William alder's Job on the line is about
Two women share the same job
molley laid off
Balbian duques struggles to make ends meet
Herbert schuller argues that corporations and culture have become globally dominated by creating a total corporate informational culture environment
Although americans were the first to be affected by the corporate message cocoon
James colemans extensive study of america schools in the 1960s found
1. Material resources provided in school made little differences to education performance, the decesive influence was the clilds background. There was also evidence that students from deprived backgrounds who formed close friendships with those more favorable cercumstances were more successful educated
The number of years an average person can expect to live is called
life expentency
Both David Harvey and manuel custells strees the _______of citiesq
James Jacob's idea that the large number of respective eyes on the street of a large city would keep behavior under control failed to take into account __________ in modern cities
Vast inequalitites and cultural differences
Louis Wirth's ideas that ______characterizes modern cities was an overgeneralization
Urbanization or validity
Genetic engineering is perhaps the ultimate expression of
Biological underclass
What proporation of americas believe that homesexuality is morally wrong?
3 out of 5
One probable reason sor the differences between kinsey's and Lawmens findings on sexual behavior in the United state is
1. Kensey survied were college students living in sororities, partenity, prisioners, psychiatric patients and friends.
2. Lauman study abased on data from national helath and social life servey were random samples of more than 3000 americans aged 18-59 who spoke english
How many sexeral identities were identified by Judith Lorber
as many as 10
Why do differences in occupational status leat to inequalities in health and illnesses
People have different occupations therefore hazardious work increases ineqalities verses someone with an office job
What was the major feature of the development of modern health care systems.
The application of science to medical Diagnosis and care
The second largest and fastest growing religion in the worlds
An association of people who join together to spread a new religion or a new interpretation of an existing religion is a
religious movement
In the classification of religious organizations based on early theories of weber Trveltsch, and Niebuhr ___________ where considered to be most established and conventional, while _________ where placed at the opposite end of the continuum
In a society with a great deal of pluralism in realigion, such as the Unieted sttes, different religious groups used marketing techniques to package an appealing product to attract buyers in a competitive moarket. Which approach in sociology of religion uses this sort of description
Religious economy
To assess the extent of seculauzation, sociologists exame
Level of membership of religious organizations
Statics and offical records can show how many people belong to a church
Max Weber saw _____ as the source of th capitalistic outlook found in the modern west
Within developed countries
Stark ineqalities in computer use within those societies
Herbert schiller argues the _____ corporations and culture have been globally dominate by Creating Total corporate information cultural environment
Corporate Message Cocoon
Like other aspects of global society, information is dominated by the most powerful industrialized countries, especially the United states. This system is referred to as:
World information order
In his theory of the media, John Thompson uses the term ______ to refer to monological interaction of the type created by mass media, where people are not linked directly, but interact in an indirect way our time and space
mediated quasi interaction
The age group most likely to be a victim of child abuse is
0 to 3
One in 5 familes with dependent children are:
single parent familites
What percentage of american children live in a household in which the husband works for pay and the wife stays at home takeing care of children and household
25 percent
Which sociologist sees the implementation of automation in the workplace as a way to reduce alination exprerienced by workers
Robert Blauner
A socialical analysis of education world include
1. Socializing influence
2. Education to social inequality
3. Consider how far the education system serves to encourage or to reduce such inequality study the nature of modern mass media
A _____ is one in which close relaties other the just a married couple and their children live in the same household or in a closs and continuouses relationship with one another
Extended family
The situation in which a married coupld lives in or very near the home of the brides parents is called
matrilocal family
The general process of using collaborative work groups instead of production lines is known as
group production
Which country has the most ethnocentric translatical accordint to H.V. Perlmutter
United States