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2. What is "Strain" a result of (according to Merton)?

  • Conflict between legitimate means & illegitimate means.
  • Conflict between cultural goals & means to achieve them.
  • Conflict between the ruling class & the working class.
  • Conflict between primary socialisation & social institutions.

3. What are the 2 main factors that contribute towards strain?

  • Structural factors & socialisation factors
  • Structural factors & conformist factors
  • Cultural factors & structural factors
  • Cultural factors & social factors

4. Which Sociological theory is Strain Theory associated with most often?

  • Feminism
  • Symbolic Interactionalism
  • Functionalism
  • Marxism

5. Which of these groups of people would be classed as "Rebellions"?

  • The Under Class
  • Drug Addicts
  • Hippies
  • Dead-End Office Workers


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