Functionalism theory

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R L M U C B L P T X D L O T V V M J V J F
I T U Y S A O Q G B A N H F V A R I M G M
A H J A N U I U D S M I V A N U U F M A E
I V R F Y H I E W Y M V P I E T L G O K M
S N U F A R J A Y K E X F X T S E Y D K C
O T E E Y M D I Y N E E J N G E R P E C W
C S Y C C I B F W S S B E A L L L F R D G
I D I T Y E G Y S T F M B Y C F F Q N Y C
A E N I R H L T S Q N N N V Y O H B I K H
L E T V C K Q X F I L R J F N R O A S F X
C N E I P R P F A U K H O A X I H C T B D
O M G T W U M T O K H P U U Q E P S M P K
N E R Y W D T O Q R X T B J E N Y M R G V
T T A Y V A L P Q T P I H I L T T O G O A
R S T R L U X D I R A S H C J A E U A U J
O Y I A O E D R K N F Y Q D L T L C U N O
L S O F C G R X S B O I Q D M I O O R O J
Y G N L I P M E K F S S T W A O Q P J C U
T F U O I Y H B N W Q H F Q B N T B X O N
F H L C N J Q R Y S W O M K B T V O D K A

Clues

  • a type of theory that seeks to obtain true knowledge to improve society. This type of theory takes a scientific approach (9)
  • A variable for modern societies meaning pursuing your own goals (4, 11)
  • A word meaning providing rewards for conformity and punishment for deviance (6, 7)
  • One of the basic needs meaning different institutions working in harmony to peruse shared goals (11)
  • One of the basic system needs meaning to make choices, set goals and allocate resoucres (4, 10)
  • One similarity between society and an organism where if this is not met an organism or society does not function properly (6, 5)
  • One variable for traditional society meaning immediate gratification of desires (11)
  • The person that studied suicide statistics to prove social facts exist and shape the behaviour of individuals (8)
  • The person who identified similarities between society and a biological organism (7)
  • What Merton describes as a intended function (8)

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