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SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 40: High School Dropouts
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SOCY 100H Lecture 40 Families (cont) Work and Families In about 30 of families with children, both parents work fulltime American dualworker families tend to work more hours than dualworker families in other countries Moth...

Sociology
SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 39: Alimony, Nuclear Family
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SOCY 100H Lecture 39 Families Defining Families Family social unit based on kinship relations blood, choice, marriage, partnership, adoption nuclear family 2 parents and their biological children extended family family wit...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 38: Online Game, Thomas Szasz, On Being
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SOCY 100H Lecture 38 Incarceration Mass Incarceration War on Drugs and crack cocaine AntiDrug Abuse Act: 1986 mandatory minimum sentences for distribution of cocaine, especially crack 1988 eviction for drugrelated criminal...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 37: National Crime Victimization Survey, Differential Association, Uniform Crime Reports
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SOCY 100H Lecture 37 Deviance and Crime (cont) Differential Association Theory Differential Association Theory deviance is learned through interaction with others When deviance is learned, people also learn techniques, mot...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 36: Social Control Theory, Labeling Theory, Anomie
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SOCY 100H Lecture 36 Deviance (cont) Deviance in the Law Deviant behavior (misconduct) in the courts Prosecutors engage in misconduct sometimes Lucas et al. wanted to find out whether more severe crimes encourage more pros...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 35: Ethnomethodology, Embezzlement, Erving Goffman
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SOCY 100H Lecture 35 Crime, Deviance, and Social Control Establishing boundaries Social norms help us determine appropriate behavior symbolic boundaries est. group membership physical boundaries est. context Deviance any t...

Sociology
SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 34: Mark Regnerus, Employment Discrimination, Housing Discrimination
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SOCY 100H Lecture 34 Gender and Sexuality (cont) Family Legislation Adoption laws Mississippi appears to be the only state banning samesex couples from adopting all states allow single LGBT individuals to adopt children in...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 33: Hegemonic Masculinity, Queer Theory, Masculinity
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SOCY 100H Lecture 33 Sexuality (cont) Masculinity and Femininity Stereotypes gay men seen as feminine lesbian women seen as masculine Queer Theory: sex == gender == sexuality Transgender individuals doing gender transgende...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 32: Bigender, Genderqueer, Twin Study
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SOCY 100H Lecture 32 Sexual Orientation, Sexuality, Gender Identity Sexual Orientation Sexual orientation the classification of individuals according to their preference for emotionalsexual relationships and lifestyle with...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 31: Sex Segregation, Human Capital, Devaluation
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SOCY 100H Lecture 31 Gender (cont) Gender Wage Gap Today, the wage gap is closer than it has ever been in history but still present Costs more to be a woman yet women make less money Elderly women are more likely to live i...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 30: Essentialism, Friend Zone
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SOCY 100H Lecture 30 Gender Sexism Sexism prejudice or discrimination based solely on sexgender carries historical and cultural baggage firmly rooted in power and status of the dominant group often relies on gender essenti...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 29: Stereotype Threat, Intersectionality
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SOCY 100H Lecture 29 Feminism The Feminist Movement First wave (19th century) suffrage for women Second wave (20th century) expanding legal rights for women Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits sexual harass...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture 28: Migration
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SOCY 100H Lecture 28 Migration Migration Migration the process by which individuals move from one place to another emigration the act of leaving one place immigration the act of arriving and settling in another Migration m...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 27: Demographic Transition, One-Child Policy
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SOCY 100H Lecture 27 Population Demography Demographers study: fertility rates and patterns mortality rates and aging racial and ethnic composition migration and immigration racial intermarriage marriage and family trends ...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
SOCY 100 Lecture Notes - Lecture 26: Racial Segregation In The United States, G.I. Bill, Census Tract
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SOCY 100H Lecture 26 Racism (cont.) Racial Residential Segregation Consequences of racial residential segregation: tied strongly to social class incl. health disparities incr. risk of adult mortality, infant mortality, TB ...

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SOCY 100
Jenelle Clark
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Business Communication, Human Communication, Jargon

Communication Success 2 Communication Success 3 permacharts TM ...

Business Administration
BUS 343
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Administrative Law - Reference Guides

Administrative law directly influences the life of every American citizen. All local, state and federal agencies operate pursuant to general Administrative law principles. An understanding of all administrative law functio...

Business Admin - Mgt
MGMT 10
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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Model Penal Code, Malice Aforethought, Unlawful Killing

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM CCriminal Law WHAT IS A CRIME? PARTIES TO CRIMES ...

LAW
LAW 405
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LAW
LAW 405
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Sociology - Reference Guides

Sociology is the study of the principles that underlie social order. In this concise Guide, the reader has ready access to clear explanations and examples of important sociological theories. The often complex and contradic...

Sociology
SOCA02H3
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