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Introduction to Sociology - Wallet Exercise
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Mekolichick, Jeanne. 2010. “Introduction to Sociology - Wallet Exercise”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


I use the following exercise after students have read about social structure and we have generally discussed definitions of: groups, status, achieved status, ascribed status, master status, role set, bureaucracies, formal organizations, primary groups, secondary groups, tertiary groups, or phenomena that are "not groups" like aggregates, social networks,...

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Subject Area(s):
Introduction to Sociology/Social Problems
Resource Type(s):
Class Activity
Class Level(s):
College 100

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