Soc. 355:09 (45700) Social Theory
Quiz Two – Study Guide
Below is the study guide for the upcoming thirty (30) minute timed quiz. The quiz will beavailable for 24-hours beginning on Friday October 08, 2021 @ 9:30 a.m. and ending on Saturday October 09, 2021 @ 9:30 a.m. I’m offering up to two (2) extra credit points for this study guide.
- Directions: each response must be cited with the paragraph and page number where you found the response for your final opinion/conclusion to the study guide statement. All responses must be in statements 3-4 sentences in length…… The completed study guide is due Saturday October 09, 2021, before 12:00 p.m. (noon)
What did Durkheim see as the root cause behind the transition from mechanical to organic society?
Describe the characteristics discussed regarding a ‘poorly coordinated division of labor common to pathological societies? Hint: two different questions with two different responses.
Describe how Anthony Gidden refined Durkheim concept of ‘mechanical and organic societies, and how the two societies are influence by the collective conscious and the division of labor. Hint: three different questions with three different responses
Chapter Four: Max Weber:
What theoretical tradition(s)has Max Weber’s work been incorporated?
What description of Max Weber’s ‘ideal type’ are discussed in the chapter?
What ideal type is developed from studying past epochs according to the chapter?
What ideal type is defined as the outcome of collective actions by many individual?
What did Max Weber argued as driven by custom or habit?
What did Max Weber argued as being guided by ethics or beliefs as opposed to a causal thinking?
What did Max Weber argued as being inspired by the emotional state of the actor?
What did Max Weber argued as being used by people to bring about a desired outcome or goal?
What concept did Weber use to refers to a collective of individuals that share a similar economic or market situation?