Who Am I Sociologist Picture Match Directions: Cut each explanation out and then past each explanation next to the appropriate Sociologist. Auguste Comte Harriet Martineau Herbert Spencer Karl Marx Emile Durkheim Max Weber Jane Addams W.E.B. DuBois I am a British author who wrote Society in America. I believe in mixing social analysis and social reform and focused my studies on race relations I believe that sociologists should only study elements of society that are directly observable and can be tested by using statistical analysis. I focused on solving the problems of the poor by studying those living in poverty using surveys. I believe that the best aspects of a society will survive over time because social change is a natural occurrence that allows a society to move toward stability and perfection. I published my findings of those living in poverty in the US and sparked the first national discussion on the effects of industrialization and urbanization. I believe that I should advocate change to solve the problems that I have studied. I am the founder of sociology who coined the term sociology to describe the study of society. I believe a society can be reformed by using scientific research to study and understand social statics and social dynamics. I created the idea of social Darwinism and believe that the best societies will survive over time leading to a stronger improved world. I created the first university course in Sociology and was the first to apply the methods of science to study society. I would like to see a classless society where each person contributes based on ability and is rewarded based on need. I was the first African American to earn my Doctorate from Harvard. I am interested in studying how society impacts individuals and think sociologist can study people’s feelings and thoughts along with direct observation. I believe in social reform so I helped found the NAACP. I believe that conflict and an imbalance of power leads to social change so many consider me the founder of the conflict theory despite the fact that I never considered myself a sociologist. I created the Hull House in Chicago where I provided welfare, educational, and recreational services for poor residents in the area. I traveled the US to objectively study marriage, education, family, and religion to see if the US lived up to its promise of democracy. I believe in the survival of the fittest and feel nothing is needed by the government to fix social problems I enjoy studying social order and social change and believe society can change through definite processes called social dynamics. I am more interested in studying specific groups in society rather than society as a whole. I believe that society is a set of interdependent parts that each have a function. I try to uncover one’s thoughts and feelings by using the principle of Verstchen and putting myself in the place of others and trying to see the situation through their eyes. I believe that societal change will occur when the working class rebels and overthrows the capitalists in power.