as sociology therories culture an didentity

a breif quiz on how the main theories (e.g marxist, functionalist) are linked to culture and identity. this is for the one hour paper and does not include methods/education although you can overlap in your exams aslong as it is relevent :D x

they believe we can choose our own identity by mixing it up with a little bit of each factor
postmodernism
1 of 8
they believe identity is dominated by social class, some cannot afford to make a identity if in a lower class
marxism
2 of 8
they believe we are socialised into a particular culture to help society to function
functionism
3 of 8
they believe identity is based mainly on gender and sexuality
femminism
4 of 8
they believe we socially interact with others to form our own identity. they also look at how labelling is important in identity
social action theory/ Interpretivism
5 of 8
believe disabled people are a economic burden in a society driven with good work ethic
marxism
6 of 8
they believe we live in a patriarchal society therefore limiting individual identity for women
femminism
7 of 8
focus on how subcultures are made to go against the mainstream capitalist culture
marxism
8 of 8

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they believe identity is dominated by social class, some cannot afford to make a identity if in a lower class

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marxism

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they believe we are socialised into a particular culture to help society to function

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Card 4

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they believe identity is based mainly on gender and sexuality

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Card 5

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they believe we socially interact with others to form our own identity. they also look at how labelling is important in identity

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