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2. How do values/beliefs become institutionalised?

  • Via social solidarity and mechanical solidarity.
  • Via socialisation and social control.
  • Via social order and value consensus.
  • Via socialisation and social equality.

3. What is Social Equilibrium?

  • Where there is balance & harmony amongst Society with regards to socialisation and social control.
  • Where value consensus and the warm bath theory are both in place.
  • Where there is balance & harmony amongst Society with regards to social classes.
  • Where the number of people in society and the number of crimes match up.

4. Which of these is a type of INFORMAL social control?

  • The Police
  • Truancy
  • Peer Pressure
  • Court of Law

5. What does Parsons say about our common values & beliefs?

  • That they are defined at the age of 18.
  • That they are shaped entirely by our own actions.
  • That we have a genuine commitment to them.
  • That we can adjust them/they are flexible.

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