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Principles of Sociology: Canadian Perspectives - Chapter 03

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Question 1:


a) infancy and the teenage years
b) infancy and early childhood
c) early childhood and the teenage years
d) the teenage years and young adulthood

Question 2:


a) family
b) peer group
c) school
d) community

Question 3:


a) ability to rear children and form close relationships
b) internalization of social expectations and avoidance of deviant behaviour
c) self-concept and the ability to form close relationships
d) self-concept and the internalization of social expectations

Question 4:


a) primary school, sibling, pre-retirement courses
b) father, school, reading books on motherhood
c) mother, employment orientation, mass media
d) mass media, peer group, high school initiation

Question 5:


a) resocialization
b) the generalized other
c) social reformation
d) social integration

Question 6:


a) more often as sex objects
b) less often as housewives
c) more often as career-oriented role models
d) less often as authority figures

Question 7:


a) 30
b) 16.5
c) 21.5
d) 10.75

Question 8:


a) email
b) chat rooms
c) researching educational topics
d) playing games

Question 9:


a) the finding is consistent with the higher reported rates of sexual intercourse in Quebec
b) the language barrier limits the use for people who do not speak English
c) TV is still the primary leisure activity in Quebec
d) the higher percentage of poverty excludes many from using the Internet in Quebec

Question 10:


a) gender socialization
b) racial socialization
c) class socialization
d) all of the above

Question 11:


a) consequences of behaviour
b) self-reliance
c) behavioural intentions
d) behavioural choices

Question 12:


a) obedience
b) work ethic
c) helpfulness
d) autonomy

Question 13:


a) primary
b) secondary
c) anticipatory
d) resocialization

Question 14:


a) increased schooling
b) rise in the age of first marriage
c) economic strains
d) all of the above

Question 15:


a) learning normal patterns of behaviour in the organization
b) proving to one's employers that one has the appropriate skills and education
c) forming expectations of the workplace
d) investing time in career development within the organization