Sociology Test 6 - 18Feb2011

Sociology Test

Week 6

18Feb11

In your own words, discuss each of the following in detail. Give examples for each.

 

1.       How does deviance help perform social functions? Explain in detail. This should be a very lengthy paragraph. Don’t just make a list, but rather explain it. (For help… look at the first part of your notes this week under #1. The Social Consequences of Deviance)

2.       How does deviance create social dysfunctions? Explain in detail. This should be a very lengthy paragraph. Don’t just make a list, but rather explain it. (For help… look at notes under #2. Social Dysfunctions of Deviance)

3.       Define: crime

4.       Define AND give example: violent crime

5.       Define AND give example: property crime

6.       Define AND give example: white collar crime

7.       Define AND give example: organized crime

8.       Explain what is meant by power, control, and influence.

9.       Explain what is meant by resocialization and mortification of self.

10.   What is meant by the following statement: “We all live life as if we were actors on a stage. All of life is a drama.” Use all of the sociological information that you have and think!!!