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Sociological view

examine the whole system, rather than the parts, in trying to explain differences (variation).

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Birds eye view

allows you to see patterns between people

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Common western view

social world begins and ends with individuals

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Organization

collections of individuals

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Fundamental attribution error

to weight the "dispositional" over the "situational"

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Indivudualism encourages...

intra-personal explanations

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Gestait

whole is more than sum of parts

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Inter-personal

between people (relationship;)

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Parts are _____ but not sufficient conditions for the whole, needs the _____

necessary and relationship

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Systems

parts and relationships

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Parts

people located in positions in social system

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Positions

shape people

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Relationship between individuals and social systems

reciprocal, shape each other

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Sociology is about..

understanding the intersection of choices and chances

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Choices

determined by your character

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Chances

determined by your position is society

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Social world

invisible maze that shapes our choices, chances, and conduct

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Idea

imaginary thoughts

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Empirical

world of your sense

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Research

looking again

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Concept

abstract categories for organizing sensory experiences

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Social maze

constructed of relationships

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Cross cutting ties

a social location in which a persons connections pull them in a different direction

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Operalization

Defines fuzzy concepts and allows them to be measured

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Matrilocal

man moves to wife (cross cut)

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Patrilocal

Female moves to husband (not cross cut)

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How is culture realized

technology and artifacts

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Culture

abstract/idealized system

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Culture interpretation

how you interrupt and respond to concrete experiences

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3 steps to culture interpretation

-look (experience step)
-name (cultural step)
-see (knowing step)

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Culturally conditions

(look/see/know) you cannot do otherwise once done

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Culture ruins..

ability to have pure experience

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Why experience is NOT a good teacher

you must bring definitions to experiences, you cannot learn from direct experiences