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The awareness that a class structure exists and feeling of shared identification with others in one’s class with whom one perceives common life chances Class Consciousness
The organized pattern of social class in society Class System
The unjust or prejudicial treatment of different categories of people or things, especially on the grounds of race, age, or sex Discrimination
The figure established by the government to indicate the amount of money needed to support the basic needs of a household Poverty line
Preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience Prejudice
A group of people who share similar and distinct physical characteristics, as well as shared cultural practices and traits Race
The belief that all members of each race possess characteristics or abilities specific to that race, especially so as to distinguish it as inferior or superior to another race or races Racism
The social position groups hold relative to the economic, social, political, and cultural resources of society Social Class
The division of society into groups arranged in a social ranking based on access to wealth, power, and prestige Social Stratification
A widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or group Stereotype
The movement of individuals, families, or other groups of people within or between social classes Social Mobility
A measure of class standing, typically indicated by income, occupational prestige, and educational attainment Socioeconomic Status
A special right, advantage, or immunity granted or available only to a particular person or group of people Privilege

Sociology Chapter 9 Vocabulary Crossword

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A set of cultural characteristics that distinguishes one group from another group Ethnicity
Individuals who share a common cultural background and common sense of identity Ethnic Group
An unsupported generalization about a category of people. Prejudice
The belief that one's own race or ethnic group is naturally superior to other races or ethnic groups Racism
A policy that allows each group within society to keep its unique cultural identity Cultural Pluralism
Discrimination that is a outgrowth of the structure of society Institutional Discrimination
Discrimination and prejudice that targets Jews Anti-Semitism
The practice of placing blame for one's troubles on an innocent individual or group Scapegoating
The blending of culturally distinct groups into a single group with a common culture and identity Assimilation
A group that possesses the ability to discriminate by virtue of their greater power, privilege and social status in a society Dominant Group
A denial of equal treatment to individuals based on their group membership Discrimination
Racial bias in environmental policies and practices Environmental Racism
Extermination aimed at intentionally destroying an entire targeted population Genocide
The collective reference to immigrants from the predominantly Catholic countries of Ireland, Italy, France, Poland and Greece White Ethnics
A prediction that results in behavior that makes the prediction come true. Self-Fulfilling Prophecy
Discrimination that is upheld by law. Legal Discrimination
The category of people who share inherited physical characteristics and who are perceived by others as being a distinct group Race
The process of removing a group from a particular area through terror, expulsion and mass murder. Ethnic Cleansing
A social and political movement that unites culturally distinct tribes to work together on issues that affect all Native Americans Pan-Indianism
An oversimplified, exaggerated, or unfavorable generalization about a category of people Stereotype
A group of people who are singled out and unequally treated because of their physical characteristics or cultural practices. Minority Group
The physical separation of a minority group from the dominant group Segregation

Gender mainstreaming Crossword

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the process of understanding the differences in women's and men's experiences, realities, needs and responsibilities gender analysis
the interconnected nature of social categorizations such as race, class, and gender as they apply to a given individual or group, regarded as creating overlapping and interdependent systems of discrimination or disadvantage. intersectionality
behavior learned by a person as appropriate to their gender, determined by the prevailing cultural norms. role
the process of allocating funds to meet women's and men's needs gender budgeting
ther of the two main categories (male and female) into which humans and many other living things are divided on the basis of their reproductive functions. sex
the unjust or prejudicial treatment of different categories of people or things, especially on the grounds of race, age, or sex. discrimination
when women and men live in harmony peace
what the world needs now love
what girls and boys need for development education
taxation is a form of .... generation revenue

Sociology Chapter 4 Crossword

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the lifelong process through which people learn culture and become functioning members of society Socialization
The process of learning cultural behaviors and expectations so deeply that we accept them without question Internalization
Theory maintaining that people learn new attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors through social interaction (especially during childhood) social learning theory
people who we admire and whose behavior we imitate role models
a self-image based on how we think others see us looking glass self
learning to take the perspective of others role taking
someone whose opinion we value and who influences our thinking, especially about ourselves significant other
learning how to perform a role that a person will occupy anticipatory socialization
the norms, values, and expectations of society as a whole that affect a person's behavior generalized other
the process of providing information and cues to others to present oneself in a favorable light while downplaying or concealing one's less appealing characteristics impression management
groups of people who shape an individual's self-image, behavior, values, and attitudes in different contexts reference group
the individuals, groups, or institutions that teach us how to participate effectively in society socialization agents
homes in which three or more generations live together multigenerational households
people who are similar in age, social status, and interests peer group
the process of unlearning old ways of doing things and adopting new attitudes, values, norms, and behaviors resocialization
settings where people are isolated from the rest of society, stripping of their former identities, and rebuild to conform to new rules and behaviors total institutions

Sociological Perspective Crossword

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scientific study of society. sociology
leads to on going. research
deals with human society. social science
a social scicence that invesitgate culture, customary beliefs and materal traits of a group. Anthropology
written record of the human past that analyzes artifacts. History
interactions between population and the places they lived. Human Geography
investigates organization, administration, history, and theory of government. Political Science
the study of mental and emotional process of people. Psychology
affects on a particular person (or people) in their immediate life. Personal Troubles
personal characteristics cannot be predicted from ones. behavior
a vewing of ones behavior of groups sociological Perspective
sociologist look at groups rather than individuals
groups incourage what as they think, feel, adn bahve in similar ways conformity
the study of economics economy
members are taught to value the group's way even if the do not conform

Chapter 7 Race and Ethnic Relations Crossword

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A situation in which a number of racial and ethnic groups live side by side, each retaining a distinct identity and lifestyle while still participating in some aspects of the larger culture. Pluralism
A group of people who share a common historical and cultural heritage and sense of group identity and belonging. Ethnic Group
A group that we feel positively toward, that we identify with, and that produces a "we feeling". In-Group
The process by which a racial or ethnic minority loses its distinctive identity and way of life and becomes absorbed into the dominant group. Assimilation
A situation in which there are two groups of workers willing to do the same work, but for different wages. Split Labor Market
A group of people who are believed to be a biological group sharing genetically transmitted traits that are defined as important. Race
The tendency to view one's own culture or subculture as the best and to judge other cultures or subcultures in comparison to it. Ethnocentrism
The view that certain racial or ethnic groups are biologically inferior and that practices involving their domination and exploitation are therefore justified. Racism
A group whose members share distinct physical or cultural characteristics; are denied access to power and resources available to other groups; and are accorded fewer rights, privileges, and opportunities. Minority Group
The unequal treatment of people because they are members of a particular group. Discrimination
An irrational attitude towards certain people based solely on their membership in a particular group. Prejudice
Rigid and oversimplifed images in which each element or person in a category is assumed possess all the characteristics associated with that category. stereotype
The group with the deepest roots in AMerican soil Native Americans
Some Americans whose ancestral home is Mexico, Cental Aerica, South America, or the Carribean refer themselves as Hispanic
Another term for Americans whose ancestral home is Mexico, Cental Aerica, South America, or the Carribean Latino

Civil Rights Movement Vocabulary Crossword

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a widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or thing stereotype
impartial and just treatment or behavior without favoritism or discrimination fairness
a thing that is accepted as true or as certain to happen without proof assumption
confidence in one's own worth and abilties; self-respect self-esteem
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience prejudice
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achievement regarded collectively culture
an opinion or conclusion judgement
suppose to be the case without proof assume
a view or judgement formed about something, not necessarily based on fact or knowledge opinion
relating to the ideas, customs, and social behavior of a society cultural
a group of people sharing the same culture, history, language, etc.; an ethnic group race
relating to or constituting several cultural or ethnic groups within a society multicultural

Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments Industrial Revolution
a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory Stock
a tract of land surrounded by a fence enclosure
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members corporation
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons. It helps in reducing soil erosion and increases soil fertility and crop yield croprotation
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations adamsmith
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc industrialization
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth capitalism
a building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods factory
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole socialism
Karl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist karlmarx
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk entrepreneur
a group of states or nations united into one political body union
to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit strike
of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois middleclass

sociology Crossword

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the parts people play in society roles
set of cultural expectations about how males and females should behave. gender
The learned, shared behaviour of members of a society culture
a continuing process whereby an individual acquires a personal identity and learns the norms, values, behavior, and social skills appropriate to his or her social position. socialisation
cultural group within a larger culture, often having beliefs or interests at variance with those of the larger culture subculture
a range of different things diversity
Principles or standards of behaviour; one’s judgement of what is important in life: values
the fact of being who or what a person or thing is identity
widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or thing stereotypes
1.a set or category of things having some property or attribute in common and differentiated from others by kind, type, or quality class
1.the process by which businesses or other organizations develop international influence or start operating on an international scale Globalisation

Race, Ethnicity and Language Crossword

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a distinctive mode pf pronuciation of a language, especially one associated with a particular nation,locality,or social classes. Accent
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achievement regarded collectively. Culture
is a prejudice which is motivated crime, usually violent, which occurs when a prepetrator targets a victim because of his or her membership in a certain social group or race. Hate Crime
evaluation of other cultures according to preconceptions originating in the standards and customs of one's own culture. Ethnocentrism
leadership or dominance, especially by one country or social group over other. Hegemany
A particular form of language that is peculiar to a specific region or social group. Dialect
The fact or state of belonging to a social group that has a common national or cultural tradition. Ethnicity
The unjust or prejudicial treatment of different catagories of people or things especially on the grounds of race, age or sex. Discrimination
Prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against someone of a different race based on the belief the one's own race is superior. Racism
Preconceived opnion that is not based on reason or actual experience. Prejudice

Deviance and Crime Crossword

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Deviance that is a violation of the criminal law. Crime
The study of all aspects of crime. Criminology
Any action, belief, or human characteristic that a large number of people who are members of a society or a social group consider a violation of group norms and for which the violator is likely to be censured or punished. Deviance
Individuals who reject both traditional means and goals and instead substitute nontraditional goals and means to those goals. Rebels
A word, gesture, or object that stands in for something or someone (a "label). Symbol
The supervised early release of a prisoner for such things as good behavior while in prison. Parole
People who accept both culture goals and the traditional means of achieving those goals. Conformists
Serious crimes punishable by a year or more in prison. Felonies
Those who label a person as deviant. Social Control Agents
Minor offenses punishable by imprisonment of less then a year. Misdemeanors
A person's characteristic that others find, define, and often label as unusual, unpleasant, or deviant. Stigma
A widespread and disproportionate reaction to a form of deviance. Moral Panic
Individuals who devise society's rules, norms, and laws. Rule Creators
Early stage of random acts of deviance. Primary Deviance
Deviant acts that persist, becoming more common, and eventually causes people to organize their lives and personal identities around their deviant status. Secondary Deviance