11/1/2012 9:23:00 AM
Understanding common assumptions in a more systematic and
methodological way .
1838: auguste comte coined the word sociology
1858: influential work by emile Durkheim on suicide
understanding individual events and history of society simultaneously.
biography personal experiences that define us
o (linked to employment)
lack of skills
milieu immediate social surrounding
o poor role models
history larger social forces that effect us daily
o (linked to unemployment)
poor educational opportunities
the babysitting rule is an unintended consequence of public education
this is known as.
Latent function (unintended consequence)
Bob is sitting in class and he wants to fart. He refrains from farting cuz
hes afraid of what people will think of him. His behavior is being
controlled by which of the following
Generalized other (conforming to the social norms.me and i.
reflective notion where you’re consciously aware of what’s
socially acceptable. ) Sociologist attends a hospital and meets with burses patients and staff
for the purpose of understanding how hospitals work. This sociologist
Independent and dependent variable in milgrim study?
Independent =proximity; dependent =obedience(closer to he
individual, less want to listen to them . if you’re