Flashcards in Exam #2 Deck (12)
Process by which people act and react in relation to others.
Social positions a person holds at a given time.
All the statuses a person holds at a given time.
Behavior expected of someone who holds a particular status.
Roles attached to a single status.
includes involuntary positions
includes volunteer positions
involve special importance for social identity, often shaping a person's life.
involves roles connected to two or more statuses
involves roles connected to a single status
involves disengaging from social roles