In sociology maintenance of power and privilege between social classes from one generation to next is called
The concepts of protestant and Bourgeois were presented by.
The social positions of
caste, gender and ethnic groups are biologically determined.
caste biologically, but gender and ethnic groups are economically determined.
gender is biologically, while the ethnic and caste groups are culturally determined.
caste, gender and ethnic groups are culturally determined. Which one of the above is correct?
Highlights way in which human beings are more becoming adapted to and compelled to live with all manner of technologies, is known as
The modern age
The cyber age
The information age
All of the above
The shift from civil religion to common religion means that.
the increasing bureaucracy of the state has made religion only a marginal part of our lives
despite the weakening of traditional authority our everyday lives and common sense remain shaped by religious beliefs and values
religious participation in collective worship may have declined but people still practise their faiths in private
people are much more likely to discuss their religious beliefs in public informal settings
Max Weber believed that.
property was the only determinant of class
class was based on exploitation of the masses
class is closely related to life chances
societies should have at least three classes
In sociology rules and regulations of society is called
The relationship of the mass media and politicians can be described as.
political control of the media
media subversion of government
symbiotic and adversarial
Which economic orientations govern Western industrial societies?
BOTH market and command
According to sociologists slavery no longer exists in its
Who became the first ever Professor of Sociology?
George Herbert Mead
According to G.S. Ghurye, which are the features of society which is characterized by caste system? Use the code below: I. Segmental Division of Society. II. Civil and Religious abilities. III. Hierarchy and Restrictions on feeding and social intercause IV. Choice of occupation and marriage. Codes:
I, II, III, IV
I, III, IV
In Which of these countries is Orthodox Christianity the dominant religion?
A moral panic occurs when.
the media exaggerate reports of deviant groups generating hostile reactions
children watch violent or sexually explicit films and then copy the behaviour
audiences challenge the ethnic stereotypes represented by the media
elitists express concern with the Americanization of culture
The objective approach to determine social class membership is based on.
years of education
all of the above
Billy Graham's religious revival meetings are an example of.
people 's fear of the unknown
Who studied the structural and functional unity of joint family in 'Mahua'?
I. P. Desai
A. M. Shah
The ''real revolution '' of the last twenty years according to one sociologist refers to.
the jailing of spouse abusers and marital rapists
"serial" or "throwaway" marriages
male bonding and tribalism
women's lack of interest in marriage
Americans are likely to experience culture shock.
every time a new administration comes into office
when they inadvertently see a pornographic movie
when they come in contact with an unfamiliar culture
when they witness atrocities committed in wars
Most controversial group in India are
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