Functionalism theory

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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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