Window on Humanity Study Set 1

Anthropology

Quiz 18 :

The World System, Colonialism, and Inequality

Quiz 18 :

The World System, Colonialism, and Inequality

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According to Gerhard Lenski (1966), in advanced industrial societies what reduces the polarization between the owning and working classes?
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The growth of a market for sugar in Europe spurred
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B

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Which of the following statements about British colonialism is FALSE?
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What does the term Columbian exchange refer to?
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According to Weber, what are the three dimensions of social stratification?
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According to Karl Marx, classes are
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According to Marx, who are the bourgeoisie and the proletariat?
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What best characterizes the intervention philosophy of the British empire?
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Which of the following statements about Karl Marx is FALSE?
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What changes did workers instigate in response to industrialization in England?
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What is the name of the political, social, economic, and cultural domination of a territory and its people by a foreign power for an extended time?
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Which of the following is NOT true about the poorest Americans?
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What term refers to the ideological justification for outsiders to guide native groups in specific directions?
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Which of the following statements about core nations is FALSE?
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According to world-system theory, countries are assigned to one of which three positions?
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What best typifies the intervention philosophy of the French empire?
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Periphery nations
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How did the Belgian colonizers of East Africa identify who was Tutsi and who was Hutu?
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What term refers to wealth or resources invested in business with the intent of producing a profit?
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What economic system is committed to production for sale or exchange, with the object of maximizing profits rather than supplying domestic needs?
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