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Introduction to Sociology

SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -Petite Bourgeoisie, Social Stratification, Socioeconomic Status

- Social stratification = persistent patterns of social inequality in society (199) - Open stratification system = merit determines social rank (202) - Social mobility = people's ability to move up and down in sta...

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SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -George Herbert Mead, George Ritzer, Symbolic Interactionism

1. Functionalism Human behaviour is governed by relatively stable social structures, ex. Suicide rates being influenced by social solidarity. Social structures maintain or undermine social stability, ex. Gr...

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SOC101Y1 Study Guide - Petite Bourgeoisie, Status Attainment, Socioeconomic Status

1. Stratification Open stratification system = merit determines social rank. Class = people who have similar access to or control over material resources. Socioeconomic status = people’s general statu...

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SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -Altruistic Suicide, The Sociological Imagination, Scientific Revolution

- Sociology = the systematic study of human behavior in a social context (7) - Durkheim examined the rates of suicide and compared that to the rates of psychological disorder in certain groups (8) - But Durkhe...

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SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -Confirmation Bias, Scientific Theory, Social Theory

- Agreement reality = what we know as part and parcel of the culture we share with those around us (40) - Experiential reality = what we know from personal experience and discovery (40) - Tradition is one of the...

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SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -Milgram Experiment, Hierarchical Organization, Groupthink

- Aggregate = a collection of people who happen to be in the same place at the same time but have little else in common (160) - Category = a number of people who may have never met one another but who share a ...

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SOC101Y1 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Gross National Income, Human Development Index, Dominant Culture

- Human development index is a measure used to compare countries on how well they’re doing in human development - Before you can rank countries like this, you have to define and operationalize that - Right now...

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SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -Cultural Imperialism, Mcdonaldization, Mcworld

- Some people argue that globalization is spreading western culture all over the world and making everyone much more alike (99) - “McDonaldization” = processes by which the principles of the fast-food restaurant ...

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SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -Cultural Lag, Subculture, Ethnocentrism

- Material culture consists of the physical or tangible creations, such as art or clothing, that are common among members of a society (72) - Technology = the knowledge, techniques, and tools that make it possible...

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SOC101Y1 Lecture Notes - Social Forces, Solidarity, Generic Point

Sociology th September 11  Sociology is the systematic study of human action in social context  It is based on the idea that our relations with other people create opportunities for us to think...

Sociology
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SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -Altruistic Suicide, Solidarity, Social Forces

Sociology as a Life or Death Issue  We all know that might die at any moment, and that knowledge makes us anxious  We...

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SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -Verstehen, Determinism, Altruistic Suicide

Reading #1- September 11 , 2013 Introduction to Sociology Introducing Sociology in Commit Sociology VOL #1 -Systematic study of human behaviour in social context Sociological Explanation of Suicide: -Durkheim argued that...

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SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -Critical Race Theory, Lawrence English, Cultural Assimilation

Lecture 8 – Race & Ethnicity November 6 Textbook Notes – Commit Sociology page 232 Race and Ethnicity  “Race” is a socially constructed reality, not a biological ...

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SOC101Y1 Lecture Notes - Uniform Crime Reports, Empty Spaces, Homicide

2013/12/04 SOC101 1 LECTURE 11 – DEVIANCE AND CRIME FINAL LECTURE OF THE TERM! - Congrats for those who finished the assign...

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SOC101Y1 Chapter Notes -Actus Reus, Labeling Theory, Political Crime

SOC101 NOTES- Deviance & Crime Normalcy: studying crime and deviance Deviance: any behaviour, belief or condition that violates norms; it is something that is conferred by the group’s response (relative), continually ch...

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