Functionalism theory

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