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Can someone please help my son do his HW?

 
 
Mon 6 Jan, 2014 08:55 pm
My son has asked me for help on his homework and I promised him I'd help. He is going through a tough time and he's trying to keep his job so he needs help with work and school. Its just a couple questions.

1) A society's ______ are the cultural expectations for how to behave in a given situation.
A) sanctions
B)norms
C)ideologies
D)beliefs

2) Language, beliefs, and values are examples of
a) norms
b) non material culture
c) sanctions
d) material culture

3) What is the term for groups within a culture with thier own unique cultural values and norms of behavior that distinguish them from the mainstream culture?
a)culture
b) counterculture
c)subculture
d) deviant group

4) A white american who sees Latino culture as deficient because it is different from Anglo culture is engaging in ____ thinking
a)ethnocentric
b) cultural relativist
c) multiculturalist
d) xenocentrism

5) Mass produced culture, such as popular music, films, books, magazines and large circulation newspapaers are examples of
a) subculture
b)countercultures
c)popular culture
d) non material culture

6) Values and norms are just about the same everywhere
a)true
b)false

7)The media is not an important indicator of cultural values
a)true
b)false

8) Charles Horton Cooley called a person's self concept based on the response of others _____
a) the ego
b) taking the role of the other
c) the "I"

9) Which of the following is true about socialization?
a) socialization only occurs when we are children
b)we all experience socialization in the same way
c) we can function as fully productive members of society without socialization
d) it is the process of social experience by which we develop human potential and learn patterns of culture

10) The people or groups that teach us the norms of our culture and influence our self concept, emotions, attitudes and behaviors are called
a) socialization agents
b) generalized others
c) socializers
d) society

11) George Herbert Mead used the term ___________ to describe the representation of widespread cultural norms and values which we use as a refrence for evaluating ourselves.
a) looking glass self
b)significant others
c)socialization agents
d) generalized other

12) Socialization ends when we reach adulthood
a) true
b) false

13) The process by which children becoe self-aware, knowledgeable and skilled the social expectations, values and norms of their culture is known as
a) evolution
b)natural selection
c) socialization
d) social interaction

14) Unlike a folkway, a more is closely related to
a) the core values of a group
b) high culture
c)Formal norms such as laws
d) the dominant culture of a group

15) What developments have changed the way that leisure time is used?
a) the decline of public life
b) the commodification of recreational activities
c) the rise of formal organization in recreation
d) all of the above

16) Many people assume that the purpose of the media is to supply information, educate, and entertain. Is this true?
a) this is usually true, but only in the western world
b) this is always true
c) this is not incorrect, but is somewhat naive
d) this is never true
 
Pearlylustre
 
  3  
Mon 6 Jan, 2014 09:03 pm
@noelswan,
You're kidding, right?
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chai2
 
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Mon 6 Jan, 2014 09:09 pm
A "couple" is 2.

If he asked you to help, why aren't you?
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Romeo Fabulini
 
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Mon 6 Jan, 2014 09:27 pm
No wonder kids today grow up semi-neurotic and woolly-minded with teachers forcing junk questions like that on 'em..Smile
If I had kids I'd definitely homeschool them myself (thousands do) to get them away from the bad influence of the education system
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boomerang
 
  7  
Mon 6 Jan, 2014 09:29 pm
I'm thinking it took longer to type all of this than it would have to look up the answers.
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Butrflynet
 
  2  
Mon 6 Jan, 2014 10:02 pm
@noelswan,
Your son will find many of the clues to answers here:

http://quizlet.com/7071122/sociology-unit-2-culture-flash-cards/


http://quizlet.com/21447710/sociology-real-world-ch-13-recreation-leisure-flash-cards/

http://instruction.blackhawk.edu/ghoffarth/sociology/socunit4.htm



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izzythepush
 
  2  
Tue 7 Jan, 2014 02:36 am
Jesus is the answer to every question.
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nacredambition
 
  0  
Tue 7 Jan, 2014 06:30 am
@noelswan,
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Pearlylustre
 
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Wed 8 Jan, 2014 06:27 am
@nacredambition,
You're too kind.
nacredambition
 
  1  
Thu 9 Jan, 2014 06:00 am
@Pearlylustre,
You're too kind.
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