Textbook Notes for Helene Cummins

WESTERNSOC 2140Helene CumminsWinter

Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Institutional Racism, White Privilege, Redneck

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10 Oct 2016
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Racism and ethnic inequalities as a social problem. Ethnic group a category of people who are distinguished, by others or by themselves, on the basis o
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Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Stereo Typical, Androcentrism, Positio

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24 Oct 2016
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Sexism the subordination of one sex, female, based on the assumed superiority of the other sex, female, based on the assumed the superiority of the oth
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WESTERNSOC 2140Helene CumminsWinter

Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Misogyny, Double Standard, Brothel

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21 Nov 2016
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Prostitution is the sale of sexual services (of oneself or another) for money or goods and without emotional attachment. Systems of prostitution refers
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WESTERNSOC 2140Helene CumminsWinter

Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Social Inequality, Meritocracy, International Inequality

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25 Sep 2016
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Meritocracy a nation where the best person can rise to the top in any situation, despite his or her antecedents (social background) High-income nations
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Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 16: Anthropocentrism, Economic Sanctions, Ecofeminism

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26 Apr 2017
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Chapter 16 global social problems: war and terrorism and epilogue. Weapons of mass destruction (wmd) nuclear, biological, chemical or radiological weap
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Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 14 : Social Learning Theory, Media Manipulation, Islamic Terrorism

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26 Apr 2017
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The importance of the media in contemporary life. Mass communication transmission of messages by a person or group through a device to a large audience
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Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 15: Georg Simmel, Personality Disorder, Water Scarcity

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26 Apr 2017
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Chapter 15 population, urbanization and the environmental crisis. Population growth: growth rates vary among nations, high income nations have lower po
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WESTERNSOC 2140Helene CumminsWinter

Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Numeracy, Canadian Indian Residential School System, Massive Open Online Course

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26 Apr 2017
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Education the social institution responsible for transmitting knowledge, skills and cultural values in a formally organized structure/system. Functiona
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Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Structural Functionalism, Racialization, Wield

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26 Apr 2017
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Chapter 13 problems in the globalized economy and politics. Politics the social intuition in which power is acquired and exercised by certain individua
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WESTERNSOC 2140Helene CumminsWinter

Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Micro Focus International, Narcotics Anonymous, Hate Crime

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20 Sep 2016
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Social problem a social condition (such as poverty) or a pattern of behavior (such as violence against women) that people believe warrants public conce
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WESTERNSOC 2140Helene CumminsWinter

Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Major Depressive Disorder, Fallopian Tube, Fertility Medication

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26 Apr 2017
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Family an institution found in all societies that unites people in cooperative groups to care for one another, including children. Kinship a social net
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Sociology 2140 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Queer Theory, Pass Laws, Cross-Dressing

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16 Nov 2016
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Sexual orientation refers to a preference for emotional-sexual relationships with individuals the (cid:862)opposite(cid:863) se(cid:454) - heterosexual
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