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POL 201 Final Exam – Study Guide
Question 1
The Reverend Thomas Robert Malthus suggested that there would be a world population crisis because the:
Question 2
In the United States, school children are taught not to speak until the teacher calls on them and to regulate their activities according to clocks or bells. This learning experience is referred to as:
Question 3
When leaders imprison or even execute political dissidents, they are applying:
Question 4
According to which sociological perspective did the media begin expressing concern about downsizing only when it began to impact managers and white-collar workers?
Question 5
In a public high school, certain teachers are assigned to work with college preparatory students, while others work with students who plan to go directly into the business world. This is an example of the bureaucratic characteristic of:
Question 6
Which of the following groups currently has the highest infant mortality rate in the United States?
Question 7
In comparison with men, women have lower rates of:
Question 8
According to Dalton Conley, Ph.D. of New York University, __________ is one way social inequality is exemplified in health.
Question 9
Medicine serves as an agent of social control. It has even attempted to guard its jurisdiction by placing health care professionals such as chiropractors and nurse-midwives outside the realm of acceptable medicine. Which sociological perspective would likely view medicine in this manner?
Question 10
Although industrialized nations such as Japan, the United States and the United Kingdom, have been the leading contributors to air pollution, developing countries such as ¬¬¬¬¬-___________, are quickly catching up.
Question 11
___________ authority is derived more from the…...

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