Hi have a test this week. from essentials of sociology by henlinson
This is the test study guide, from Essentials of Sociology. WIll post project soon. please bid for 40.
USE LECTURE NOTES ALSO TO PREPARE FOR MIDTERM EXAM!
TEXT Chapter 8 Deviance
Understand its relative nature
(what is deviant in one context or culture, may not be in another)
Types of deviance and functions of them
Theories applied to deviance—Root theories (Order, Conflict, Feminist, Interactionist), and Branch theories (Labeling, Differential Association)
Types of crime, differences in policing them, and differential treatment of perpetrators
The prison industrial complex—functions, causes, inequalities and potential
TEXT Chapter 10 Stratification
Theories—Roots (Order, Conflict, Feminist) and Branches—Davis-Moore Hypothesis,
Wright’s view of class, Culture of poverty thesis
Social class system—how it works, consequences of it for those in differing class strata
in this society, what are components of social class
Kohn’s research—relation of class position and parenting styles and values
Poverty—functions, inequalities, causes and potential solutions, feminization of poverty
U. S. class inequalities and extent of poverty, connection to economic changes
TEXT Chapter 12 Race and Ethnicity, Chapter 20 (pp. 606-620)
Theories—apply and critique--Assimilation, Cultural Pluralism, Cultural Deficiency, Racial Formation, Institutional Discrimination
Patterns of Race Relations in this country
Common struggles of, and differences between U.S. racial and ethnic groups currently and historically
Social construction of race
Differences between prejudice and discrimination
TEXT Chapter 11 Gender (and text p 480)
Theories—apply and critique--Gender Role theory, Human Capital theory, Gender Hierarchy, Feminist theories—Liberal, Radical, Socialist, and Global/Multicultural
Difference between sex and gender
Social construction of gender
Gender inequalities in the U.S., and gender-based crimes
Glass ceiling and glass escalator concepts
Same gender marriage—arguments and theories
READER Chapter 3 “Behind the Counter”
Why are teens, elderly and disabled hired so frequently?
Why so many robberies by current and former employees?
What is “stroking” and how is it used?
Why no unions in fast food restaurant chains?
READER Chapter 6 “On the Range”
Consolidation of cattle ranching and meat processing industries—consequences for small ranchers and independent
Relation of fast food industry to growth of meat packing industry
Tactics used by large meat packers in dealing with small ranchers
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