Key Words for Sociology

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Youth
- stage of life assosiated with people aged 12-25
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Middle age
- stage of life assosiated with people aged 40-60
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Old age
- stage of life assosiated with people aged 65+
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Elderly Old
- assosiated with people aged 85+
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Adolescence
- period between puberty and full adult status e.g. teenagers
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Ageism
- process of negatively stereotyping and discriminating against people on the basis of age
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Paedophobia
- fear or distrust of young people
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Youth Culture
- features of subculture, such as style of dress, music, speech and behaviour seen as specific to young people
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- stage of life assosiated with people aged 40-60

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Middle age

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- stage of life assosiated with people aged 65+

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- assosiated with people aged 85+

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- period between puberty and full adult status e.g. teenagers

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