the poor who are concentrated in isolated rural areas
individuals who experience occasional poverty but who move back into the "mainstream" of economic life within 12 months
the persistently poor who exist mainly because of a sharp climb in joblessness due to a redistribution of jobs in the inner city
both b and c
Death resulting out of failure in love affair is an example of
Match the items in the List-I with the items in the List-II and select the correct answer from the codes given below: List-I List-II a. R. Robertson 1. The Sociological Interpretation of Religion b. R. Rosser and C. Harris 2. The Family and Social Change c. T. Parsons and B.F. Bales 3. Family, Socialization and Interaction Process d. J.M. Mogey 4. Family and Neighborhood
1 2 3 4
4 3 2 1
3 4 2 1
2 1 3 4
The print revolution of the nineteenth century resulted in.
mass production mass circulation and the decline of serious content
the public ownership of newspapers as a shared resource
more people going to the cinema as a new leisure activity
a reduction of virtual communities on the internet
What percent of total work hours must be used to fix errors that occur on the assembly line in mass-production plants?
Religion performs all but one of the following functions.
provides answers to basic questions for which there is no other authority
supports societal norms and values by transforming them into divine laws
helps people deal with guilt for their transgressions offering a way back to a constructive life
provides a single set of norms that are universally accepted and agreed upon
Critics maintain that the following issues are present in higher education.
a lowering of standards
muzzling of academic freedom
all of the above
In the present national power is based on.
size and resources
location and population
political ideology and wealth
specific combinations of attributes
Which statement is wrong regarding diplomacy?It.
is a recent addition to international relations
has a long history predating the creation of the nation state
and diplomats have been quite radically altered in recent years
has little to do with the failure to solve basic problems among nations
August Comte viewed cultural development in.
None of these
Factors in the urban crisis include.
the move of the middle class and industry to the suburbs
the inner city's declining tax base
a high percentage of deprived and trapped individuals
all of the above
Among the changes in the family institution which is false?
families have gotten larger
the birthrate has greatly declined
there has been an increase in voluntary childlessness
marriage rates have declined
India followed a mixed model of economic development since its independence from the foreign rule but was compelled to adopt LPG Policy. In which year the LPG Policy was adopted in India as a model of economic growth?
Astronomers calculate movement of
None of the above
In sociology a key to progress for progressive cultures, but of marginal importance except for elites in static culture is called
an innate human response to deprivation and frustration
a definite sharply defined emotion
subject to manipulation
all of the above
The highest birthrates today are found in.
highly developed nations
the underdeveloped nations
Max Weber's notion of life chances closely resembles the concept of.
A researcher can obtain a higher response rate by using which type of survey?
is the rallying cry of the Women Liberation Movement
was Karl Marx's exhortation to the workers of the world
is the French expression Adam Smith used to mean that government should keep its hands off the economy
is the economic theory introduced to the U.S by Keynes
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