Social Problems #2

Social Problems #2

Moderates
Antiabortionist who forward emails to their friends, run newspaper ads, and post blogs are known as _________.
C. Wright Mills
Who developed the concept of the sociological imagination?
First
The emergence of leaders occurs during which stage in the natural history of social problems?
Second
Crafting an official response occurs during which stage in the natural history of social problems?
Subjective concern
A significant number of people worry about the conditions of public schools in urban areas. Such unease illustrates the _________ associated with a social problem.
Objective concern
Whether or not marijuana is legal, who obtains it and under what circumstances it is obtained are examples of the _________ associated with a social problem.
Value
The teenagers who participate in a weekly bible study class believe that abortion is bad. Their shared belief is an example of a _________.
Observation
Phoebe is conducting a study on youth violence that occurs in suburban playgrounds. She watches and listens to what is taking place and records the actions and statements that the youth make. This is an example of ___________.
Generalized other
When we take the role of people in general, we are taking on the role of the ___________.
Lewis Coser
Which theorist believes that conflict is inevitable among people who have close relationships?
August Comte
Who is the “founder of sociology?”
1800’s
When did the perception of the elderly change so that they were seen as more useless and less productive members of society?
Cultural feminism
Antonia believes if women ruled the world, patriarchy, oppression, and capitalism would not exist, and the world would be a better place. As such, Antonia holds the viewpoints of __________.
Latent dysfunction
In the United States, a person convicted of a felony drug charge is ineligible to revive federal financial aid to attend college. Because of this law, ex convicts who are released from prison have limited access to higher education and high paying jobs. Many return to a life of crime. This is an example of the ________ of the law.
personal problems
Early in our history, problems of old age are considered to be _________.
Latent dysfunctions
What are the unintended consequences of peoples actions that disrupt a systems equilibrium?
the industrial revolution
Conflict theory was developed to explain events that occurred during _________.