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Chapter 1

New Society: Chapter 1

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Department
Sociology
Course
SOC101Y1
Professor
Robert Brym
Semester
Fall

Description
Lifeisfinite Morefrequentlyandintenselyagroupinteractsmoresocialsolidarity Altruisticsuicidenormstightlygovernbehaviourindividualactionsoftenforgroupsinterest Egoisticsuicidelackofintegrationofindividualinsocietyweaksocialtiestoothers Anomicsuicidenormsgoverningbehaviourvaguelydefinedsocietythatlackswidelysharedcodeofmorality Suicidelevelsvarywiththelevelofsocialsolidarity Canadatodaysuicidemostcommonfor1564yearolds Ourratesdonoincreasewithage WhyCanadianyouthishighlessyouthgotochurchsynagogueetcYouthunemploymentupDivorcerateupsplitfamiliessingleparentsincreaselessparentalinteraction Patternsofsocialrelationsaffectinnermostthoughtsfeelingsactions RelativelystablepatternsofsocialrelationsarecalledSOCIALSTRUCTURES Three3levelsofsocialstructure1 MICROSTRUCTURE patternsofintimatesocialrelations formedduringfacetofaceinteractionsfamilyfriendswork thestrengthofweaktiesfriendsknowsamepeopleasyousoifyouwantjobaskmoreremoteacquaintancessoyouhavefarthernetworkofpeople2 MACROSTRUCTURE patternsthatlieoutsideandabovecircleofintimatesandacquaintances includeclassrelationsandpatriarchyinequalitybetweenmenandwomen mostmarriedwomenwhoworkfulltimedomorehouseworkchildcareeldercarethanhusbandsGovtandbusinessessupportthisbygivingonlyalittleassistancenurseriesafterschoolprogramsseniorhomes unequaldivisionofhouseworkismajorsourceofdissatisfactioninmarriage thereforespouseswhoshareresponsibilitiesequallyhappier thereforeoutsideforcesALSOputstressonfamiliesnotjustincompatiblepersonalities3 GLOBALSTRUCTURES
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