Know the following terms/people: Sociology Sociological perspective Ethnocentric Cultural relativism Culture Values Norms Gestures Language Sanctions “me” “I” Saphi-Whorf Hypothesis Folkways Mores Quantitative research methods Qualitative research methods Karl Marx August Comte Herbert Spencer Emile Durkheim Max Weber Jane Addams W.E.B DuBois C. Wright Mills Do you think that sociologists should try to reform society, or to study it dispassionately? How has globalization affected sociology? Who has had the greatest impact on sociology? Why? What are the major theoretical perspectives in sociology? Explain each. What makes up a culture? Why is language so significant to culture? Summarize your views of gender. What in your socialization has led you to have these views? How important are ethics in sociological research?