sociology test 1 example #56787

7 July 2024
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The Sapir- Whorf hypothesis suggests that:
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language can structure our perception of reality, this is the correct answer because in the notes we took said " which is the idea that language structures thought, and that ways looking at the world are embedded in language, supports this premise Ex: "jocks" Jam, family guy"
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Sociologist refer to the norms and values people aspire to as
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ideal culture. Because the definition for ideal culture is " the norms, values, and patterns of behavior that members of a society believe should be observed in principle".
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A cultural group that exists harmoniously within a larger, dominant culture is called a:
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subculture.
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Which term describes a policy of honoring diverse racial ethnic, religious, linguistic, and national backgrounds?
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Multiculturalism
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Unlike a folkway, a more is closely related to:
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the core values of a group.
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Which of the following is one of the functions of symbolic culture?
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it allows people to communicate.
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How are ideal culture and real culture different? Give an example of a situation in which ideal and real culture separate.
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IDEAL CULTURE: the norms, values, and patterns of behavior that members of a society believe should be observed in principle. REAL CULTURE: the norms, values, and patterns of behavior that actually exist within a society
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Explain the difference between subcultures and countercultures and give an example of each.
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-Subculture is a group of people who have basic and common beliefs with people in society. Like being a fan of One Direction. -Counterculture is a group that disagrees with basically everything in society like the KKK.