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Q: What does it mean when sociologists say age is "socially constructed"? A. Age is based on sociobiological concepts B. Age is related to heredity and genes C. Age is perceived in a similar
manner all over the world D. Attitudes towards the aged are rooted in society
A: What it means when sociologists say age is "socially constructed is that D. Attitudes towards the aged are rooted in society.
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User: What does it mean when sociologists say age is "socially constructed"? A. Age is based on sociobiological concepts B. Age is related to heredity and genes C. Age is perceived in a similar manner all over the world D. Attitudes towards the aged are rooted in society

Weegy: What it means when sociologists say age is "socially constructed is that D. Attitudes towards the aged are rooted in society.
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User: Which statement is least accurate regarding the graying of America? A. The life expectancy in America was about 50 in 1910. B. About 13 percent of the U.S. population is 65 or older today. C. The median age of Americans has almost doubled since 1950 D. Today, the number of elderly is higher than the number of teenagers

Weegy: C. The median age of Americans has almost doubled since 1950
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User: What is the name of the theory developed by Swedish sociologist Lars Tornstram to describe the transformation of the elderly to feel more at one with the universe and more understanding in their perception of social issues? A. continuity theory B. gerotranscendence C. aging complacency D. disengagement theory

Weegy: The theory of gerotranscendence
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User: What is the prejudice, discrimination, and hostility directed against people because of their age called? A. reverse discrimination B. generationsim C. ageism D. cohortism

Weegy: C. ageism. ageism prejudice, discrimination, and hostility directed against people because of their age; can be directed against any age group, including youth
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Under czarist Russia, daily living conditions for Jews were made so intolerable that millions chose to leave Russia and migrate to other countries. This is an example of indirect transfer.

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