What is Ethnomethodology?

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Ethnomethodology means...
The methods people use on a daily basis to accomplish their everyday lives- Ritzer
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Ethnomethodology revolves around,..
Common sense knowledge and procedures which act as a way for members of societies to make sense of any situation
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Ethnomethodology identifies the...
Rules, methods and activities involved in a interaction
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Garfinkel felt Durkheim's study of social facts...
Does not give sufficient recognition to these activities
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Durkheim felt social facts are...
Experienced as an external constraint rather than an internal drive
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For Durkheim a social fact is..
General throughout society and not attached to any individual
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Garfinkel looked upon social facts as...
The accomplishments of its members
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The world can be seen as...
An ongoing practical accomplishment
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Social order is upheld by...
The routines, rituals and habits of members of society
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Social order could be disrupted if...
These rules are not followed
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Garfinkel felt social behaviour was not determined by structural forces as some thought... He felt
That individuals were free to act as we choose
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How if we have free will is everyday life so order and predictable with few occasion of breaking the rules which govern our encounters?
Garfinkel felt we have a vested interest in upholding social order because of the benefits which it provides to us
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If we didn't have any social rules or legal laws, then our lives would be..
Exhausting as we would have to deliberate over everything we choose to say and do
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Social life an....
"implicit bargain", we trade some our autonomy for the benefits of order
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