Review Exam 1


Sociology 1301

Exam 1


Sociology sociological perspective micro-level orientation macro-level orientation

Grand Theory social function

How did Auguste Comte understand sociology?

What was Emil Durkheim concerned with?

Why are birth rates of women different around the world?

Structural-Functional Paradigm

Social Conflict Paradigm

Symbolic Interaction Paradigm

Know about symbols & their meanings

What is the science of sociology?

Know what empirical evidence is.

Understand reliability & validity. scientific objectivity low income countries middle income countries high income countries high culture ideal culture vs reality

Max Weber

Karl Marx

Auguste Comte

Emil Durkheim


Erving Goffman

What was the Hawthorn Effect? inductive logic deductive logic variable critical approach in social research know about research studies

What is contained in our conception of values? concepts symbol norms mores folkways prospective & perspective integration cultural integration social control sub-culture social conflict analysis cultural universals

beliefs traditions rationality technology societal facts

Know the different societies

Hunter & Gather





Organic solidarity proletarians