The determinants of fertility were explained in detail by
Kingsley Davis and Judiath Black
If the information needed has already been written down somewhere it is looked up.It is called.
Statistical Comparative studies
None of these
Caste system is
a tendancy to feel and act in a certain way.
a stratified social system in which social position is entirely determined by parentage, with no provision for change of position.
nmutual cultural traits
a gathering of people
The term ''ecclesia'' means.
a book of the Bible
a member of the clergy
a universal religion
a state religion
When parents give rewards for certain sex role behavior the process is called conditioning and is the basis for.
the social learning theory
The essential function of punishment in society is.
affirmation of moral standards
None of these
Which perspective on environmental issues tends to adopt an agnostic stance towards the severity of the problem itself?
Members of traditional societies evaluate one another largely on basis of who they are how they are joined to others in web of kinship is called
Awareness of time
Which of the following are fundamental features of a social group? i. Organisation ii. We-feeling iii. Self-sufficiency iv. Explicit cultural goals
i and ii
ii and iii
iii and iv
i and iii
Society cannot be studied in the same way as the natural world because.
human behaviour is meaningful and varies between individuals and cultures
it is difficult for sociologists to gain access to a research laboratory
sociologists are not rational or critical enough in their approach
we cannot collect empirical data about social life
How has Grace Davie (1994) characterized the general religious position within Western Europe?
religious pluralism with many gods
believing without belonging
secularization against religion
belonging without believing
How are decisions about production made in a market economy?
By a command system
According to tradition
Through a price system
By executive fiat
Which of the following is not characteristic of ethnocentrism?
All of these
In all over world important aspect of culture in contemporary world is development of
None of the above
The collective value of all social networks(who people know)and the inclinations that arise from these networks to do things for each other (the norms of reciprocity) is called.
None of these
A nineteenth-century model of rote education which imitated the assembly line was called the.
According to Weber sentiments and belief's passed from generation to generation is called as
The Mafia is an example of:
White collar crime
Who among the following sociologists analysed social classes in terms of market and property situation?
Which of the following in NOT a criterion for groupthink to emerge?
Members demand conformity and apply pressure to those who express doubts about a proposed course of action
Members withhold dissent and exercise self-censorship
Members share an illusion of invulnerability
Members share a common socioeconomic background
There are 20 questions to complete.