Premeditated politically motivated violence perpetrated against noncombatant targets by subnational groups or clandestine agents is the definition of.
coups d, etat
Which type of intoxicant is taken by the use of Cigarette, Bidi, Tobacco, Cigar etc.?
An attempt to understand the social world by situating social events in their corresponding environment is called.
None of these
Which of there terms is the odd one out?
In sociology lower orders is natural suspicions against immigrants, fecklee poor, security are
Greed is good
Elitism is efficient
In one sense of the term everyone is ethnocentric This is because.
it is virtually impossible not to view people and situations in terms of some of the norms and categories derived from one's own cultural experiences
people are intolerant by nature
people are afraid and distrustful of strangers
it is impossible to understand another culture or subculture without having been raised in it
Which of the following would experience role exit?
a recovering alcoholic
nun who leaves her religious order
each of the above
In-groups and out-groups.
can be thought of as "we-groups" and "they-groups " respectively
highlight the importance of family ties
are almost always based on territory (e.g. a neighbourhood or nation-state)
are easily bridged by those who wish to share the other group's identity
Which of the following statements concerning roles is FALSE?
A single status may have multiple roles attached to it
A role does not exist in isolation but is integrated with the activities of other people
Roles define duties but only statuses define rights
Groups consist of complexes of interlocking roles
According to sociologists spread of cultural traits from one society to another is called
Harry Harlow worked with Thesus Monkeys in
None of these
White-collar crime is low in visibility because.
it involves only small amounts of money
the proletariat can outsmart the bourgeoisie
the police turn a blind eye to corporate crime
it goes undetected in the context of everyday business transactions
It is most accurate to say that.
the global social system closely resembles a social system closely resembles a social system
the global social system differs considerably from a societal social system
a global social system does not exist
there exists consensus on values on a global level
Demographers believe that.
the demographic transition represents a general pattern
Western societies are doomed to extinction
the underdeveloped nations must increase their birthrate
population grows in inverse proportion to food production
Which is the main basis for the growth of eco-feminism?
Deforestation in industrial society.
Women's lives and their relation with the nature.
Pollution and environmental degradation.
Individuality in sociological sense means
depicting strength of character as a number of the group.
physical attachment of two units.
physical detachment of two units.
None of these
Which statement below most accurately describes the global unemployment rate?
the unemployment rate has decreased significantly since the 1970s
the unemployment rate remains historically low
the unemployment rate remains historically high
the unemployment rate in not known
Which one of the following statements correctly identify 'subaltern perspective'?
An approach to study society from Elite's point of view.
Describe changes in society of the developed countries.
Approach history from below, focused more on what happens among masses at the base level of society
An approach to study the postmodern societies
Care for the elderly.
is provided by the family in 40 percent of cases
falls mostly on the eldest son
is provided by the sandwich generation
none of the above
Ethnocentrism has two meanings The version which may alternatively be called ethnochauvinism refers to the conviction that.
one's own culture subculture or society is best bar none
women are subordinate in every culture
other cultures can be judged by the standards of one's own
the males of a given ethnic group are superior
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