mid term review

Card Set Information

Author:
rislala
ID:
297396
Filename:
mid term review
Updated:
2015-03-02 23:32:25
Tags:

Folders:

Description:
midterm
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user rislala on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. wealth, power and pristige

    dynamics of social stratification linked to?
    inequalities that develop around
  2. 3 types of stratification
    • 1. egalitarian -relative equality
    • 2. ranked-distinct hierarchy in social order
    • 3. stratified-defined social classes
  3. concentrated in political roles
    power
  4. politics and power

    2 forms of status:
    achieved status and ascribed status
  5. exchange of equal value. form alliances and social obligation
    reciprocity
  6. can be use to enhance position of ellite
    redistribution
  7. buying and selling of goods/ services. based on supply and demand
    market exchange
  8. land and goods privately owned.
    capital invested for profit.
    people's labor is a commodity
    capitalism
  9. 4 allocation of resources
    • 1. reciprocity
    • 2. redistribution
    • 3. market exchange
    • 4. capitalism
  10. group of related household within territory
    band societies
  11. subsistence strategy
    foragers( hunt, gather plant foods, fish)
  12. social status
    egalitarian
  13. settlement pattern
    highly mobile
  14. economic distribution
    reciprocity
  15. kinship-based communities that share a region, common language and culture
    tribal societies
  16. two basic types of food production
    horticultural and pastoral
  17. note: Horticulturalist
    small-scale cultivation-
    slash and burn farming. technology-hand tools, hoes or digging sticks.

    sustainable local investment
    plots left fallow
    limited population density
    .
  18. pastoralist:

    subsistence around herds
    kinship descent groups
    .
  19. society organized under primary, often sacred, chief as head of ranked hierarchy of descent lineages.
    chiefdoms
  20. chiefdoms

    subsistence strategy: agriculture
    social status- ascribed status
    settlement pattern-fixed
    economic exchange-redistribution or tribute
    population-thousand.
    .

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview