_____ believed that nearly all known societies are characterized by some system of division by economic class, which results in conflict as classes compete for wealth, power, and resources.
Formal organizations characterized by written rules, hierarchical authority, and a paid staff, intended to promote organizational efficiency, are referred to as:
_____ established the first rules for conducting sociological research and examined the impact of modern society on social solidarity.
The bonds that unite the members of a social group is referred to as:
The scientific study of human social relationships, groups, and societies is known as:
Patterned social arrangements that have an enabling or constraining effect on agency are referred to as:
Accepted social behaviors and beliefs are referred to as:
The ability to evaluate claims about truth by using reason and evidence is referred to as: