Virgil Adams III

Virgil Adams III, M.A. Psychology

Human Services, Social Science
Sociology, Social Science

Email: vadams@cypresscollege.edu

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Study guide 101

Sociology 101

Study Guide for Exam III

Chapter #10
Terms:

Define:
Social class
Property, wealth, prestige
Power
Power Elite
Status consistent vs. inconsistency
Contradictory class location
Know the characteristics of:

Capitalist, Petty Bourgeoisie, Manager, Workers
Underclass
Intergenerational mobility, upward mobility vs. downward mobility
Poverty line
Feminization of poverty
culture of poverty
Horatio Alger myth

Theorist:

Karl Marx
Max Weber

Chapter # 11

Sex and Gender:

Terms:Define the following:
Sex
Gender
Patriarchy
matriarchy
Gender stereotyping
What are the characteristics of
Minority group
Dominant group
First wave of feminism
Second wave of feminism

The gender pay gap
Glass Ceiling
The Mommy track
What social condition perpetuates:
Date (acquaintance) rape
Domestic Violence
Women in the Criminal Justice System

Chapter # 12

Race and Ethnicity
Terms:
Race
Ethnicity
Minority Group
Dominant Group
Discrimination
Prejudice
Racism
Scapegoat
Authoritarian Personality
Split labor market
Reserve labor market
Self-fulfilling prophecy
Compartmentalization
Compare and Contrast the result of:Genocide, population transfer, internal colonialism, segregation, assimilation, pluralism

Affirmation action vs. laissez faire approach

Theorist:
Theodore Adorno