SOCIOLOGY

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  1. AUGUSTE COMTE
    founder of the discipline of sociology and of the doctrine of positivism.
  2. APPLIED SOCIOLOGY
    the use of sociological research and theory to solve real world problems
  3. CLINICAL SOCIOLOGY
    the use of sociological knowledge to intervene in social settings and help guide the process of change 
  4. SOCIAL STRUCTURE
    the people in a society considered as a system organized by a characteristic pattern of relationships
  5. SOCIALIZATION
    The adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture
  6. SOCIAL ACTION/CHANGE
    an act which takes into account the actions and reactions of individuals
  7. FRENCH REVOLUTION
    natural laws
  8. INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
    social institutions
  9. ANTHONY GIDDENS
    bridge between traditional and modern society
  10. ANTHROPOLOGY
    culture
  11. ECONOMICS
    not enough stuff
  12. POLITICAL SCIENCE
    politics and government
  13. PUBLIC POLICY
    principles, often unwritten, on which social laws are based
  14. C. WRIGHT MILLS
    developed sociological imagination
  15. SOCIOLOGICAL IMAGINATION
    • refers to the ability to see the link between the individual and the societal
    • ability to see the personal trouble as a public issue. 
  16. EMILE DURKHEIM
    original sociologist on suicide
  17. EGOISTIC SUICIDE
    loneliness 
  18. ALTRUISTIC SUICIDE
    too many bonds. self sacrifice
  19. ANEMIC SUICIDE
    too few social rules
  20. FATALISTIC SUICIDE
    feeling of being trapped
  21. MANIFEST FUNCTIONS
    main function
  22. LATENT FUNCTION
    didnt plan on happening
  23. KARL MARX
    the people that own the scarce resources are the ones who control the production
  24. MAX WEBER
    the people that own the scarce resources are the ones who control the society.
  25. MICRO LEVEL
    teacher/student
  26. MACRO LEVEL
    the entire student body
  27. SYMBOLIC INTERACTIONISM 
    proposing using the box and a ring to show the symbol
  28. WHY IS SUICIDE IMPORTANT?
    the first major social problem to be studied/examined from a sociological point of view.
  29. NON-MATERIAL CULTURE
    cant see or touch
  30. MATERIAL CULTURE
    tangible
  31. 88
    HH
  32. 14
    pledge of allegiance 
  33. 33/6
    KKK
  34. ZOG
    zionist occupied government (jew)
  35. RAHOWA
    racial holy war
  36. NORM
    established rule of behavior or standard of conduct
  37. PRESCRIPTIVE NORMS
    what behavior is appropriate
  38. PROSCRIPTIVE NORM
    what behavior is not appropriate
  39. FORMAL NORMS
    written down with specific punishments
  40. MORE
    murder
  41. ETHNOCENTISM
    the best
  42. ETHNOPHAULISM
    offensive word
  43. CONFORMISTS
    not considered deviance bc they accept both the goals and the means
  44. INNOVATORS
    accept the goals and reject the means
  45. RACIALISTS
    reject the goal but accept the means.
  46. RETREATISTS
    reject the goals and the means
  47. REBELIONISTS
    want new goals and new means
  48. UCR uniform crime report
    8 major cases known as index crimes
  49. INDEX CRIMES
    • murder
    • rape 
    • assault
    • burglary
    • robbery
    • motor vehicle theft
    • arson
    • larceny
  50. Moral or Victimless Crime
    willing exchange of illegal goods and services among adults. (ex. prostitution)
  51. Occupational Crime
    illegal activities committed by people in the course of their employment or financial affairs. (ex. stealing money from the register)
  52. Corporate Crime
    illegal acts committed by corporate employees with the support of the corporation. (ex. insider trading)
  53. Organize Crime
    business operation that supplies illegal goods and services for profit. (ex. drug cartel, mafia)
  54. Political Crime
    or unethical acts committed by gov officials (ex. funneling money)

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