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2. What is a weakness of functionalist theory

  • Ignores social change
  • Too deterministic
  • Ignores conflict and exploitation
  • Critical

3. What do functionalist see society based on?

  • Value consensus and social order
  • Patriarchy
  • Conflict

4. What is NOT a key example of Functionalist research?

  • Parson - social system
  • Murdock- role of the nuclear family
  • Althusser - ideological state appartus
  • Durkheim's study on suicide

5. Who is the founding father of functionalism?

  • Althusser
  • Parsons
  • Durkheim
  • Oakley


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