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6. What two inter-dependant parts is capitalist society made up of?

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 and 2
  • Infrastructure and money
  • Infrastrucutre and Superstrucutre
  • Superstructure and jobs

7. What is scapegoating?

  • Racism divides workers and postpons a revolution
  • Black people are scapegoated for capitalist problems
  • Racism helps jusitfy low pay and working conditions
  • Playing 'scapegoat' face down in defence position

8. What study relates to 'divide and rule'?

  • Castle Wars and Kosack dancing
  • Castles and Kosack - black people are reserve army of labour to prevent white workers demanding higher wages
  • Gordon - black people are reserve army of labour to prevent white workers demanding higher wages
  • Bourdieu - black people are reserve army of labour to prevent white workers demanding higher wages

9. What are the four critisms of Marxism?

  • Only about one guy, too much detail, lack of romance, not worth enough Marx in exams
  • No polirazation, economic determinism, too much revolution, too much emphaise on conflict
  • Too much emphaise on conflict, economic determinism, lack of revolution, no polarization
  • Ignores conflict, no polirazation, economic determinism, lack of revolution

10. What type of theory is Marxism?

  • Your 'type' ;)
  • Social Action Theory
  • Structuralist Theory
  • Interactionism Theory

11. What is infrastructure?

  • Infra-red lights shinning on Jenga
  • The economic system and the way society produces goods
  • Made up of social insittutes like family, mass media and education
  • Roads, hospitals, schools, etc

12. What is 'divide and rule'?

  • Black people are scapegoated for capitalist problems
  • Racism divides workers and postpons a revolution
  • Racism helps jusitfy low pay and working conditions
  • Make other players fight in Monopoly so you can win ;)

13. What is false class-conciousness

  • When ruling class ideology teaches the working class to accept inequalities (income, education, health care)
  • When a classroom all gets the same question wrong
  • When people think things are unfair but they are equal
  • When the proletariat are exploiting the bourgeousie

14. What did Marx think workers would do about exploitation?

  • Put Marx in charge instead
  • Unite to rise up and have a revolution
  • Achieve higher living standards slowly
  • Do nothing

15. Who aims to explain why there has been no revolution?

  • Neo-Marxists
  • Dance Dance Revolution
  • Marxists
  • Radical Marxists

16. What did Gramsci conclude?

  • Grams are heavier than ounces
  • Hegemony - Capitalists use their superior resources to fool the w/c into thinking the system is fair
  • A revolution would solve everything
  • The bourgeoisie have more cultural capital than the proletariat and this helps them maintain their position

17. What part does 'Cultural Capital' play and who said it?

  • Gramsci - Capitalists use their superior resources to advance
  • Bourdieu - the bourgeoisie have more cultural capital than the proletariat and this helps them maintain their position
  • Gramsci - the bourgeoisie have more cultural capital than the proletariat and this helps them maintain their position
  • Pikachu - Pallet is the capital of Kanto and has a rich culture

18. What is 'legitimasation'?

  • Racism helps jusitfy low pay and working conditions
  • Racism divides workers and postpons a revolution
  • Black people are scapegoated for capitalist problems
  • Old English for 'leg it'

19. What three ways did Gordon say the law supports capitalism in the USA?

  • Punishing individuals for capitalist-created crimes, imprisoning selected members, defining criminals as animals and hiding them in prisons to hide the problems of capitalism
  • Punishing individuals for communist-created crimes, imprisoning selected members, defining criminals as animals and hiding them in prisons to hide the problems of capitalism
  • Praising groups for crime, imprisoning selected members, defining criminals as animals and hiding them in prisons to hide the problems of capitalism
  • The G-Man, head-crabs, Combines

20. Pick the word that best describes the relationship between the bourgeoisie and proletariat

  • They don't have one (They are unrelated things)
  • Unequal (proletariat are exploited by bourgeoisie for money)
  • Equal (they have a fair system of money for work)
  • Lovers~