Essentials of Sociology Study Set 5

Sociology

Quiz 12 :

Education and Religion

Quiz 12 :

Education and Religion

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Primary schools began to be built in Europe and the United States
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Until the first few decades of the nineteenth century,most of the world's population had no schooling whatsoever.According to the textbook,why did universal education develop?
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As the industrial economy rapidly expanded,why was it impossible for work skills to be passed on directly from parents to children?
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What is a latent function of school?
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Which theory of education argues that a high school diploma or college degree becomes a signaling device that matters more for predicting later attainment than what the student learned in school?
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From the findings of Robert Rosenthal and Lenore Jacobson's research,we can conclude that
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Tracking is the practice of
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Sofia believes that differences in achievement test scores reflect the children's backgrounds,not the material resources provided in schools.Her view most closely resembles the conclusions of which of the following studies?
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The term school has its origins in a Greek word meaning
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Daniel's mother worries about the environment at the local public school,so she teaches him at their house.This is an example of
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One detailed review of nearly three dozen studies of student-teacher interactions found that
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According to Samuel Bowles and Herbert Gintis (1976),what brought about the expansion of education?
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Journalist Jonathan Kozol notes in his 2012 book Fire in the Ashes that
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Tatsuki is applying for a job that requires a bachelor's degree that thirty years ago required only a high school diploma.This example illustrates the growing impact of
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What has happened in recent years with respect to school segregation?
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What is a reason why many sociologists argued that Kozol's book Fire in the Ashes provides an inaccurate and incomplete view of educational inequality?
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"Between-school effects" refers to
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Today,_____ of the population ages fifteen and older in the least-developed countries are illiterate.
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Identify the statement about education that aligns with functionalist theory.
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Lukas believes that large differences in school funding leads to vastly different educational opportunities and outcomes.His view most closely mirrors which of the following studies?
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