Gender Race Authority Random Family

100

What is sex?
While gender refers to sociological characteristics, this refers to biological characteristics.

100

Who are Native Americans?
This group is often referred to as the invisible minority.

100

What is rational-legal authority?
This type of authority includes rule by written laws.

100

What is republican?
A political gender gap is developing in presidential polls with men more likely to support this party.

100

What is the nuclear family?
This is the name of the immediate family of husband, wife, and children who live together in a single household.

200

What is a glass ceiling?
This term describes the invisible barrier that keeps women from advancing to the top levels of a corporation.

200

What is prejudice?
This refers to attitudes, while discrimination refers to actions.

200

What is a charismatic leader?
Joan of Arc, Adolph Hilter, and Jesus Christ were all this type of leader.

200

What is cohabitation?
Shacking up or living in sin are old-fashioned ways to describe this.

200

What is a person's marriage partner?
This is greatly influence by age, education, race, and religion.

300

What is engineering/computer science?
The doctorate conferred with the greatest percentage of women recipients is psychology while this is the doctorate with the greatest percentage to men.

300

Who are Asian Americans?
This group has the lowest percentage of one-parent families with a female head of household.

300

What is charismatic authority?
This type of authority has the least formalized rules for succession of a new leader.

300

What is alienation?
When a voter feels that the political system has never done anything positive so his or her vote would not affect his or her life.

300

What is a patriarchy?
This line of authority is represented best when a bride takes her husband's last name.

400

What is a minority?
This classification or terminology sociologists use to describe women's inability to gain equal access to power, property, and prestige.

400

What is spillover bigotry?
This is what many Chinese American experienced during World War II in the U.S.

400

What is rational-legal authority?
Bureaucratic authority is another name for this type of authority.

400

What is rape?
This crime is under reported usually due to the fact that many female victims tend to feel partially responsible because they usually know the perpetrators of this crime against them.

400

What is the gendered division of labor?
This arrangement refers to husbands earning the income and wives primarily responsible for the house and children.

500

What is gender tracking or socialization?
The fact that 80% of engineering degrees are awarded to men and nearly 90% of library science degrees are awarded to women illustrates this concept.

500

What is race?
The definition of this varies, depending on the society in which its meaning is constructed.

500

What is legitimate?
For a government to be stable, the source of power must be perceived as this.

500

What is murder?
Men outnumber women as victims and perpetrators of this type of violent crime.

500

What is incest?
This family problem is mostly likely to occur within an extended family that lives together and is socially isolated.

Introduction to Sociology Exam 3

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