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Essentials of Sociology Study Set 5

Sociology

Quiz 4 :

Social Interaction and Everyday Life in the Age of the Internet

Quiz 4 :

Social Interaction and Everyday Life in the Age of the Internet

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The sociologist who contributed to the field of microsociology and emphasized the importance of understanding the seemingly trivial aspects of everyday social behavior was
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The exchange of information about human emotion through facial expressions,gestures,and movements of the body is called
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Encounters always need _______,which indicates that civil inattention is being discarded and focused interaction will begin.
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If one wanted to show that the relationship between emotions and facial expressions has nothing to do with culture,which research technique would make the most sense?
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According to the research by Paul Ekman and W.V.Friesen,who developed the Facial Action Coding System,the modes of human emotional expression
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Identify which of the following social interactions is focused.
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Katrina,who is sixteen years old,would consider it rude for someone to read a book during a conversation.However,she thinks that someone reading and responding to messages on his or her phone is socially acceptable.One reason that young people may find nothing wrong with answering texts during a conversation is that
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According to Erving Goffman,one of the reasons it is important to study subtle day-to-day interactions is because
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Gestures and body postures that are an important part of nonverbal communication are
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What is the definition of agency?
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Civil inattention is defined as
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How does our current age of Internet communication complicate Goffman's concepts of focused and unfocused interaction?
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An example of ______ is when humans endow nonhumans with human capacities,making them viable others in social interaction.
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Jane sent her boss an email suggesting that they have a performance review to see whether she was ready for a raise.Her boss replied in an email that Jane was out of line and that she would give her a performance review at the same time as other employees.Face-to-face communication may have helped Jane avoid upsetting her boss by
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Trevor takes the subway to and from work.He usually wears his headphones and listens to his music on the subway.He is careful not to bump shoulders with the passengers next to him when he is standing on the crowded train.Trevor engages in ______ on the subway.
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According to Erving Goffman,reality is neither fixed nor static but created through
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Two people are standing together in an elevator,but they do not speak to each other or look each other in the eye.Erving Goffman called this type of interaction
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Unfocused interaction is when people
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When Jane arrived at the party,her friend Alyssa came over immediately to say hello.According to Erving Goffman,this is an example of
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According to Charles Darwin,basic human emotional expressions
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