Cards in this guide (23)
Family as a social institution
Family is definitely a social institution. Family is considered
a social institution because there are many people who interact
with each other in one place.
Best describes the work of Herbert Spencer
he compared the development of a society to the evolution of
Why sociology and anthropology consider sciences
Soc and antrhro are social sciences, where things like
Chemistry, Physics, and Biology are "natural" or "hard" sciences.
"Science" just means, basically, "knowledge," and refers more to
study using a method (the scientific method) than a single
Which social science could also be associated with natural science
What social science focuses on the study of the activities of individuals and groups in a region
Best describes the work of Karl Marx
He argued that wealth is produced by labor.
Which social science is The study of the conservation of scarce resources while producing goods for people to consume
What social science is a study of how culture is passed from one generation to another in an Amish community
The would be a study in anthropology.
This social science studies how people are utilizing email to communicate with each other
A narrative account of the number of slaves who used the Underground Railroad to gain their freedom
What best describes the work of Auguste Comte
He relied on information that could be verified through
observations and the senses
Which social scientist would study the demographics used to determine the natural resources needed to feed the people in a region
The social scientists in this discipline would study the use of nonrenewable and renewable resources in the production of goods
People government and societies choose how to use scarce resources to produce items for consumption
A field study of a primitive tribe of Indians living near the Amazon River
Individuals working in the discipline apply social theories to real life situations
Which social science is described here A social worker from the State Department of Human Services visits a family that is receiving welfare because the father was injured in an industrial accident
What social science is described hereThe local organization of the Veterans of Foreign Wars always displays the American Flag on the main street of your town
Which of these would most likely be classified as a subject in the humanities zoology economics liturature or ecology
Which social science is described here a research study into how peoples thought processes affect their behavior in society
What best describes the organizationalist theory
The most important part of a society is the bureaucracy or
structure of a government,
What statement is not a valid description or definition of knowledge
"Knowledge is a small village in Norway." is not a valid
definition of the word.
A research study of the effect of illegal drugs in a large high school in a modern suburb