#1. religion - a set of beliefs based on how the world ought to be, often though the insights of supernatural powers #2. sacred - anything that is considered holy #3. profane - anything that is c...
tlampela|6 years ago|±0|210 views
Ethnicity and Nationalism
#1. ethnicity - a sense of historical, cultural, and sometimes ancestral connection to a group of people who imagined to be distinct from those outside the group #2. origin myth - a story told a...
tlampela|6 years ago|±0|817 views
Kinship, Family, and Marriage
#1. kinship - a system of meaning and power that cultures great to determine who is related to whom and to define there mutual expectations, rights, and policies #2. nuclear family - the kinship u...
tlampela|6 years ago|+1|1,209 views
Chapter 6 Learning - Vocabulary Quiz
#1. stimulus - a feature in the environment that is detected by an organism or that leads to a change in behavior #2. response - an observable reaction to a stimulus #3. conditioning - a type of le...
richzukowski|9 years ago|-1|3,585 views
#1. Gender - the expectation of thoughts and behaviors that each culture assigns to people of different sexes #2. Sex - the observable physical differences between males and females, especially ...
tlampela|6 years ago|±0|451 views
Race and Racism
#1. race - a flawed system of classification with no biological basis that uses certain physical characteristics to divide the human population not supposedly discrete groups #2. racism - indivi...
tlampela|6 years ago|±0|765 views
Cultural Anthropology: A Toolkit for a Global Age chapter 1
#1. Chapter 1 - Chapter 1 #2. Chapter Chapter 1 - Chapter 1 #3. Chapter Chapter 1 - Chapter Chapter 1 #4. Chapter Chapter 1 - Chapter Chapter 1
RubyRed10|3 years ago|±0|462 views
Intro Criminal Justice System - Exam 3
Administration of justice in the United States with a general overview of the total system; functional areas of the criminal justice system; role of police, courts and corrections; nature of law; inte...
GreenHero15|6 years ago|±0|3,263 views
Class and Equality
#1. class - a system of power based on wealth, income, and status that creates an unequal distribution of a societies sources #2. egalitarian society - a group based on the sharing of resources to...
tlampela|6 years ago|±0|515 views
Sociology Chapter 8
#1. Absolute Poverty - A minimum level of subsistence that no family should be expected to live below. #2. Achieved Status - A social position that a person attains largely through his or her ow...
CapriciousCiara|6 years ago|±0|2,353 views
Intro Criminal Justice System - Exam 1
- punishment should be different for each individual person #19. Which type of criminology used science to study the body, mind, and environment as root causes for the offender’s criminal behavior? -...
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#1. sexuality - the complex range of desire, beliefs, and behaviors that are related to erotic physical contact and the cultural arena within which people debate about what kids of physical desir...
tlampela|6 years ago|±0|340 views
Sociology Chapter 7
#1. Anomie - Durkheim's term for the loss of direction felt in a society when social control of individual behavior has become ineffective. #2. Anomie Theory of Deviance - Robert Merton's theory o...
CapriciousCiara|6 years ago|±0|2,162 views