Sociology Test 5 - 11Feb2011

    

Sociology Test

Week 5: Deviance

11 Feb 11

  

Answer each of the following with complete sentences.

1.      In your own words define: Deviance

2.      In your own words define: Addiction

3.      Give an example of: Physiological addiction

4.      Give an example of: Psychological addiction

5.      In your own words define: Terrorism

6.      Give an example of: Terrorism

7.      What is meant by the phrase: “One man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom fighter?”

8.      In your own words define: Recidivism

9.      In your own words explain: Anomie Theory

10.  With which of the following perspectives would you view education in the state of Alabama today: Conformity, Innovation, Ritualism, Retreatism, Rebellion? Explain your answer with complete sentences and say why.

11.  In your own words define: Blaming the Victim

12.  Give an example of: Blaming the Victim

13.  In your own words explain: Sociocultural learning theory

14.  In your own words explain: Social learning theory

15.  Give an example of: Social learning theory

16.  In your own words explain: Differential learning theory

17.  Give an example of: Differential learning theory

18.  In your own words explain: Labeling theory

19.  Give an example of: Labeling theory

20.  In your own words explain the following view of deviance: The Absolutist and Moral view.

21.  In your own words explain the following view of deviance: The Medical and Social-Pathological view.

22.  In your own words explain the following view of deviance: Relativistic View

23.  What is meant by “Variation by Time,” in regard to the Relativistic View? Give an example as well.

24.  What is meant by “Variation by Place,” in regard to the Relativistic View? Give an example as well.

25.  What is meant by “Variation by Social Status,” in regard to the Relativistic View? Give an example as well.