Essentials of Sociology Study Set 5

Sociology

Quiz 16 :

Globalization in a Changing World

Quiz 16 :

Globalization in a Changing World

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While recent protests and revolutions,such as the Arab Spring and Ukrainian revolutions,were fueled by grievances that ignited traditional social movements,these modern movements were facilitated by
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Some sociologists,such as Mark Juergensmeyer,argue that the biggest cultural conflicts in the twenty-first century will be between those who believe that truth is derived from _____ versus those who believe it is derived from _____.
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People from societies that keep written records are able to develop a better sense of their societies' evolution and how these processes are connected to social change.According to your textbook,this illustrates how social change is influenced by
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_____ is the most important political factor in helping patterns of social change speed up during the modern era.
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According to the textbook,what role has the modern state played in the process of globalization?
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Which of the following examples is representative of social change through culture?
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The fact that creationism is more likely to be taught in public schools located in more politically conservative districts is an example of the cultural prediction made by
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Jared Diamond argued that five factors contributed to the collapse of Rwandan society.Of these five factors,three are related to
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Globalization is best defined as
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Which of the following is an example of the cultural factors that might influence social change?
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Jared Diamond's explanation of the collapse of Rwandan society places too much emphasis on _____ at the expense of other factors,according to critics.
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What factors contributed to Mahatma Gandhi's success in campaigning to free India from British rule?
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The textbook defines social change as
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Human adaptation to cold climates,global warming,and access to clean water are examples of which major factor influencing social change?
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The most far-reaching economic influence on social change has been
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The transformation of the social institutions and culture of a society over time is called
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A nation's head of state is struggling to maintain their political power in the face of increasingly deterritorialized economic power.According to William Robinson,the challenge their leadership is largely driven by is
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Capitalism stimulates social change in an unprecedented way because it
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According to your textbook,a truly global economy where production relies on a worldwide workforce has been made possible by
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The increasing influence people,organizations,and events around the world have on our lives is known as
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