in sociology, these sales workers would be classified as a secondary group.
a secondary group is a group of people whose relationships with one another is impersonal and goal oriented. the group is usually temporary compared to primary group, which is a small social group whose members share personal relationships with one another. some examples of primary groups are friends and family.
the correct answer is - b) a regional organization prompting growth in southeast asia.
asean is an organization in southeast asia that has as a main goal to promote the growth of the region through collaboration and support between the countries in this region.
this organization has its sights set on a future organization in the manner of the european union, where there will be a single southeast asia market, and the countries will act as a unit.
it is an organization that has ten members, brunei, cambodia, indonesia, malaysia, thailand, vietnam, laos, myanmar, philippines, and singapore.
when retailers lack the power to gain a market so as to negotiate prices, the join together to form cooperatives which will have a unified voice and gain market power on their behalf. these organizations are set with the aim of purchasing and marketing the products of its members.