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2. What was malinowskis biocultural functionalism?

  • Social institutions exist to meet the needs of individuals
  • Institutions are sets of relationships to maintain society
  • Culture functions because of our genetic makeup

3. Founder of functionalism

  • Malinowski
  • Radcliffe-brown
  • Durkheim
  • Mauss

4. In what time period did functionalism first take off?

  • 1940s
  • Early 19th century
  • 1920s
  • 1980s

5. What is functionalism?

  • Examine social existance of phenomena, the function they serve in a particular society in maintaining the whole
  • Function of


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