Sociology

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  1. A systematic study of human behavior with emphasis on groups.
    Sociology
  2. Founder of sociology. Coined the term “sociology”
    A. Comte
  3. Why does society stay the same (stagnant)
    Social Statics
  4. Why does society change so rapidly
    Social Dynamics
  5. 1st to translate Comtes work from French to English. Observed treatment of woman and children
    H. Martineau
  6. Born a slave at the end of the Civil War. Talks about lynching in the South
    I. Barnett
  7. 2nd founder of sociology
    H. Spencer
  8. survival of the fittest. Poor are destined to be used; use them
    Social Darwinism
  9. Looks at class struggle; lived through the Industrial Revolution & wrote about working class. Co-author of Communist Manifesto (1848). Alienation of labor: how workers felt about their jobs
    K. Marx
  10. 1st black man to receive PhD. Study Philadelphia Negro; study African Americans. “Talented 10th”: Concept 10% of Africans Americans could
    succeed
    W.E.B Dubois
  11. French sociologist;teacher. Study on “suicide."
    E. Durkheim
  12. Degree to which you have social ties to other people; more social integration (more people you are connected) lower rate of suicide
    Social integration
  13. State of confusion. Tired, life full of problems
    Anomie
  14. Situation where you can't make your own decisions
    Fatalistic
  15. Socially tired with an individual & you can't be without
    Altruistic
  16. Doing the exact kind of suicide
    Copycat
  17. Says religion causes society to change
    M. Weber
  18. Concept of insight or understanding.
    Verstehen
  19. Wrote "patterns of culture." Socal psychology
    R. Benedict
  20. Interested in "gender." Whether you're born that way or it is learned
    M. Mead
  21. Allows us to see the world in another perspective
    Theoritical Perspectives. Deals with 3 great theories

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