Mcdonaldization Refers to the Rise of Which of the Following
McDonaldization refers to the rise of which of the following trends in societies?
A) impersonal relationships, division of labor, provision of life-long careers
B) short term relationships, connections based on goals, goal directed activities
C) efficiency, predictability, calculability, increased control
D) impersonal relationships, decreased efficiency
E) short term relationships, division of labor, provision of life-long careers
Grace and Mia are "friends" on facebook.com.They have only met once,but frequently post messages on each other's "wall." Grace and Mia,along with their other "friends," form a
A) reference group.
B) social group.
D) primary group.
E) social network.
A _____ is a complex and structured secondary group that is deliberately created to achieve a specific goal in an efficient manner.
A) primary group
B) secondary group
C) formal group
D) formal organization
E) primary organization
Which of the following is not a characteristic of a formal organization?
A) Social statuses and roles are organized around shared expectations and goals.
B) Norms governing social relationships specify the members' rights.
C) The social structure is informal and contingent upon the members' experiences.
D) A formal hierarchy includes leaders or people who are "in charge."
E) Norms governing social relationships specify the members' duties and sanctions.