What are Muslim cultures?
None of the above
Social constructionism studies the processes which create and sustain.
The term feminist standpoint suggests.
taking a stand on the issues neglected by feminism
studying society from the perspective of women
the recognition of difference and diversity in women's lives
a tendency to ignore the gendered nature of knowledge
Which of the following statements about crime and deviance is false?
the concept of 'deviance' is much broader than 'crime'
deviance and crime very often overlap
the concept of deviance can be applied to individuals and groups
deviance is normally sanctioned by law
Proposed political party reforms in the U.S include.
greater ideological division
increasing numbers of Independents
greater freedom of action for candidates
adopting a winner-takes-all principle
Which of the following sociologists never wrote a book and about whose thoughts most of our knowledge is presented in an edited volume of his lectures published by his students after his death?
George Herbert Mead
According to sociologists prestige, status and social honor is
According to sociology most important part of man's culture is
All of the above
Marx in his theory of class consciousness has been criticised because he has
given no place to middle classes.
too much elevated middle classes.
None of these
both of these
Authority generated by the personality or personal appeal of an individual is referred as.
In comparison with industrial cities preindustrial cities had.
relatively open class systems
extensive social mobility
a much more rigid division of labour by gender
all of the above
Whenever a third party becomes significant its platform.
is rejected by the two main parties
is integrated into the platforms of the two main parties
is declared unconstitutional
becomes a social movement
According to sociologists Emile Durkheium was born in
According to sociology about everyone who works for income is a member of a
Songs languages and orchestral performances are examples of.
One of the ethical problems with covert participant observation is.
not being able to write comprehensive field notes or record conversations
deceiving the respondents as to the reason for your presence
observing people outside of their natural setting
subjecting the participants to physical harm
The first step in any sociological research project is to.
define the problem
review previous research
formulate a hypothesis
'Secularism curbs divisiveness that springs from religious differences and also clears way for rapid development and nation building processes'. Which one of the following is not an element of secularism as per the statement given above?
Integration of socio-economic and political system that can interlink and interpenetrate various sub-groups.
Non-acceptance to the prejudice and parochialism.
Visible demonstrated gains of interdependence and cooperation.
Primordial loyalties as a part of social engineering in a society.
According to sociologists there are raw materials, labour, time and technologies are called as
Wirth (1938) said that social relationships in the urban way of life were segmental because.
they were confined to particular areas of the city
people knew each other only through specific situational roles and not as whole rounded individuals
there were distinctive patterns of activity of each social class
they were based on face to face interaction with close friends and family
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