According to sociologists coercive organisations are distinguished by
Which of the following is not true about term 'control'?
The idea of restraint or direction.
Process or technique of control.
It stands on the way of democracy.
None of above
The development of computers and the increased use of the internet are examples of what source of social change?
clashes over resources and values
the mass media
Contrary to Karl Marx's expectations communist revolutions occurred in.
agricultural nations like Cuba
less economically developed nations like Russia
Asian nations lacking well-developed industrial sectors like China
all of the above
According to sociologist what is significance of local and national cultures?
According to sociology to refer to a system by which a society ranks categories of people in a hierarchy is called
In theoretical field social research aims
finding problems of human being.
indentifying delinquent behaviour.
reducing social conflicts.
none of above.
A.R. Radcliffe-Brown contributed to
Role ascription by merit has also restricted the social statuses to those who has.
Mental and physical proficiency
inherited and good early environment
(a)mainly depending on (b)
None of these
Erving Goffman in 1961 whose work we will look at in observed and life in a mental hospital and other kind of
Which theoretical perspective defines the ecological environment as an ecosystem exhibiting a tendency toward equilibrium?
the interactionist perspective
the conflict perspective
the relativist perspective
the functionalist perspective
Which one of the following religious denominations is most likely to report the experience of being''born again''?
In primary groups social contacts are.
None of these
According to sociology hunters and gathering is called
Hunting and gathering
Durkheim viewed religion as a form of social.
The teacher-expectancy effect is most closely associated with the.
The standard food intake for an adult male is.
None of these
The most fundamental factor(s)in stratification is (are).
the ability to make someone do what you want
education and income
access to economic resources
an ambitious mother and later marriage
In defining social sciences which of the following phrases is the most appropriate.
rules for behavior
systematic and methodical study
study of individual behavior
The new racism refers to.
a subtler form of prejudice masked by nationalist pride
a post-modern deconstruction of racist ideas to reveal their lack of depth
racist practices found in newly emerging areas of social life such as cyberspace
an anti-fascist movement which challenges nationalist politics
There are 20 questions to complete.