Sociology Basics

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Norms
Unwritten rules of society
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Values
Sense of right and wrong. Driven by beliefs and cultural needs
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Identity
Represents who you are
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Status
The position someone is associated with
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Roles
What you play in society
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Culture
A group of people that believe in similar things
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Subculture
A smaller culture within a culture
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Primary Socialisation
Your first source of influence e.g your family
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Secondary Socialisation
Anywhere outside the family home
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Formal Social Control
Laws/Rules about wicked behaviour
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Informal Social Control
Rewards/Punishes people for acceptable/inappropriate behaviour
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Rewards
A thing given in recognition
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Sanctions
Reward of punishment that a norm associates with e.g People who work get a salary whereas people who don't get nothing
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Agents of Socialisation
People such as parents help integrate individuals individuals into society
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Represents who you are

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The position someone is associated with

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What you play in society

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