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Social Problems Study Set 5

Sociology

Quiz 18 :

Progressive Plan to Solve Social Problems

Quiz 18 :

Progressive Plan to Solve Social Problems

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The sociological perspective is inherently __________ the individualistic emphasis in the United States.
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A

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Which subsidy has stayed intact?
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C

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When politicians set __________ they are concerned with design, setting goals, and determining means to achieve those goals.
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D

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Which of the following groups believes in reducing rather than expanding the welfare safety net?
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Lance believes that the correct approach to understanding the world is to focus on the social, economic, and historical circumstances that produce social arrangements. Lance is a(n) __________
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A plutocracy is a __________ and it undermines the notion of a collective democracy.
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In terms of policy, immigration is a __________ issue.
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Anthony believes that people take control of their own lives and the conditions in which they live and shape the society around them. Anthony would support an understanding of society that gives strong emphasis to __________.
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According to the text, sociologists are ________ by those in power.
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People who find the sociological approach to social problems compelling can only conclude that America's level of inequality is __________.
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Sociologists understand the deterministic view to __________.
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Individuals act alone or together, exercising their __________ to alter and transform social arrangements.
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Taking care of oneself and one's family and letting others take care of themselves is the principle of __________.
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The ideological consensus among Republicans, Blue Dog Democrats, and various pressure groups includes the idea that __________.
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Political conservatives stand for __________.
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Peter believes that society gives shape to everything we do, and that even the emotions we feel and our own consciousness are fully regulated by social structures. Peter's beliefs align with the __________.
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Adrian is not in favor of the social policy changes that have occurred in the United States over the last two decades and supports a __________ approach to social policy in general.
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The "paradox of sociology" includes __________.
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Which subsidy has been cut?
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In general, the American infrastructure can be considered __________.
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