SOCS 325 Week 8 Final Exam

SOCS 325 Week 8 Final Exam

Author: Christine Farr


1. (TCO 8) As the Ojibwa people of Grassy Narrows found out, the symptoms of methyl mercury poisoning mimic the effects of: (Points : 5)
2. (TCO 8) Which of the following is not part of the UN Development Programme's Human Development Index? (Points : 5)
3. (TCO 8) What does the HDI (Human Development Index) measure?
(Points : 5)
4. (TCO 8) Ulrich Beck argues that the driving force behind the risk society can be characterized by which of the following statements? (Points : 5)
5. (TCO 8) The chapter concludes by saying that in order to construct a dialogic rationality of risk, we need to cultivate: (Points : 5)
6. (TCO 8) Which of the following arguments contradicts the risk society theory? (Points : 5)
7. (TCO 9) The most important feature of the carnivalesque body is: (Points : 5)
8. (TCO 9) Which of the following expresses the values and assumptions of patriarchal ecology? (Points : 5)
9. (TCO 9) Forever interacting and exchanging with the natural world is the most important feature of the: (Points : 5)
10. (TCO 9) The chief philosophical contribution of the Sophists in environmental discussions was: (Points : 5)
1. (TCO 9) Who made the following statement: "In wildness is the preservation of the world"? (Points : 5)
2. (TCO 9) "Human are part of nature and need to maintain a sense of balance and limits in an interconnected world." This statement best describes which paradigm? (Points : 5)
3. (TCO 9) Which of the following statements is TRUE? (Points : 5)
4. (TCO 9) Approximately what percent of urban land is currently under cultivation? (Points : 5)
5. (TCO 9) Of the world's food supply, approximately what percent is grown or produced in urban areas? (Points : 5)
6. (TCO 10) Which of the following phrases best characterizes the tragedy of the commons? (Points : 5)
7. (TCO 10) Which of the following is meant by double politics? (Points : 5)
8. (TCO 10) The A-B split is: (Points : 5)
9. (TCO 10) American pedestrians and bicyclists are killed at ________ times the rate of German pedestrians and cyclists. (Points : 5)
10. (TCO 10) What is participatory governance? (Points : 5)

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