Adeel Shared "Sociology Picmonics" - 18 Picmonics

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Sociology Picmonics

Healthy Communication
Behavior description
I-statements
XYZ statements
Active listening
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The McDonaldization of Society
Efficiency
Predictability
Calculability
Substitution with Nonhuman Technology
Control
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Interactionist
Micro
The Situation
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5 Styles of Managing Anxiety (in the workplace)
Under-functioning
Blaming
Distancing
Gossip
Over-functioning
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Old Rule: Shareholders Rule / New Rule: The Customer is King
Old Rule
Maximize shareholder value
Tail wagging the dog
Abuse customers by unnecessarily charging more for services
New Rule
Predict what customers want before they know it
Customer experience front and center
Employees have more pride in work when customer is happy
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Biochemical Pathways of Love
Dopamine
Leads to Excitement and Risk-taking
Oxytocin
Promotes a feeling of Connection
Serotonin
Lovers have same level as those with OCD
Antidepressants can remove OCD and Passion
Romantic love fades due to tolerance for chemical
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Possible Downsides of Biotechnology according to Eric Cohen
Gene Rich vs Gene Poor
Healthy embryos die for stem cell research
Designer Children
Performance enhancing drugs turn humans into animals
Loss of ambition with longevity
Drugs to simulate happiness
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Dysfunctional Communication
Kitchen-sinking
Drifting off-beam
Mindreading
Yes-butting
Cross-complaining
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Functionalism
Macro
Status Quo Must be Maintained
Social Protesters Seen as Threat
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Structuralist views of Crime (Functionalist)
Consensus on Right and Wrong (under normal circumstances)
Anomie
Boundary Maintenance
Structural Strain
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Structuralist views of Crime (Conflict)
No Consensus on Right and Wrong
Deviants seen as Robin Hood types
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Stratification
Humans evaluate others based on rankings of income, wealth and education
Social inequality
Social institutions contribute to social inequality
Stereotype
Prejudice
Discrimination
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2 mins
Social Problems
Collective Behavior
Purpose of Collective Behavior
Social Movements
Social Movement's Srategy for Change
Expand Membership Base
Affect Public Policy
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Genes and Experience Make the Person
Genome
Genes turn on and off to produce proteins
Hox genes help layout the body
Genes leave us open to be affected by experiences
Experiences affect our genes
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2 mins
Earmarks
Unfunded Request List
Lobbyist
Not required to consider rival bids
Congress approves Budget
Federal Funds Allocated
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Conflict
Macro
The struggle between groups for wealth, power, and influence
Haves and Have-nots
Causes Society to Progress
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Benefits of Biotechnology according to Ron Bailey
Longevity of Life
Enhanced foods with nutrients and medications
Elimination of Disease and Illness
Control of Anti-social tendencies and Depression
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Celiac Disease Characteristics
Epidemiology
European Descent
HLA-DQ2
HLA-DQ8
Pathophysiology
Autoimmune-mediated Intolerance of Gliadin
Symptoms
Dermatitis Herpetiformis
Weight Loss
Failure to Thrive
Decreased Bone Density
Steatorrhea
Anemia
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