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100

Who is Auguste Comte?
The founder of sociology

100

Who is Karl Marx?
Founder of conflict theory

100

What is social interaction?
How people relate and influence each other's behavior

100

Who is Karl Marx?
Wrote the Communist Manifesto

100

Who is Emile Durkheim?
First to teach a sociology course at a university

200

Who is Hannah Arendt?
German political philosopher and political theorist who wrote about totalitarianism and the human condition

200

Who is George Herbert Mead?
Father of symbolic interactionism

200

What is structural functionalism?
Viewing society as a set of parts that work together

200

Who is Jane Addams?
Founder of Hull House

200

What is the caste system?
A form of differentiation that is hereditary and extremely rigid.

300

Who is Lewis Coser?
First sociologist to merge conflict theory and social functionalism, to create conflict functionalism

300

Who is Charles Horton Cooley?
Symbolic interactionist who developed the term: “looking glass self”

300

What is social dysfunction?
Factors that lead to the break down of a system, institution, or society

300

Who is Vladimir Lenin?
Leader of the Russian Revolution and a political theorist

300

What is the bourgeoisie?
Class owning the means for producing wealth

400

Who is Immanuel Wallerstein?
Developed the World-Systems theory

400

Who is Harold Garfinkel?
Father of ethnomethodology

400

What is inductive logic?
Transforms specific observations into general theory

400

Who is Max Weber?
Wrote the Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism

400

What is verstehen?
Understanding social behavior by putting yourself in someone's shoes

500

Who is Robert Michels?
Founder of Moderation Theory

500

Who is Ferdinand Tonnies?
Made the famous distinction between Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft

500

What is the Hawthrone Effect?
A change in a subject's behavior caused by the awareness of being studied

500

Who is Harriet Martineau?
Wrote society in America

500

What is organic solidarity?
Social interdependency based on a high degree of specialization in roles

Sociological Theory

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