In Hagerman's account where did the public sphere as an arena of public debate first develop?in.
According to sociologists traditional caste structure japan legally banned social categories in
In sociological perspective multicultural companies are
All of the above
Social stratification is.
a system in which people can change their status with relative ease.
the ranking or grading of individuals and groups into hierarchical layers
based entirely on self-classification
none of the above
A working wife and mother is likely to encounter.
no role involvement
the best of both roles
A society based on close personal ties is a.
Weber said that all knowledge is value-relevant, because.
sociologists like to put a value on different theories
Knowledge refers to people and their values
theorists interpret the world in terms of their own values
attempts to provide knowledge about the world are always valuable
The circular nature of the economic process occurs from.
firm to firm
household to firm to consumer and back again
government to consumer
firm to consumer
stresses a belief in human equality
appeals to intellectuals
When we refer to how people really behave we.
use statistical norms
refer to the ideal norms
speak of mores
Which of these best describes Islamic revivalism in the contemporary world?
traditional practices and modes of life have been revived but combined with concerns that relate specifically to modern times
a growing belief in literal interpretations of sacred texts
a uniquely political phenomenon associated with introducing Islamic principles into laws and government
traditional practices and modes of life have been revived without any reference to recent historical events involving external non-Islam countries
According to sociologists primary groups display a
Raewyn Connell is one of
Which Committee recommended three tier systems for Panchayati Raj?
Balwant Rai Mehta Committee
Ashok Mehta Committee
Status inconsistency is defined as.
the condition of persons who are ranked higher in one variable of status than another
the order of importance given to status variables
the mechanism high status persons use to protect themselves from competition
the least important dimension of stratification
In a socialist society, important function of class differentiation is
to end income inequalities.
to have a classless society.
to classify workers on the basis of occupation.
None of above
Why do many sociologists use scare quotes when discussing race?
it's a complex concept with multiple meanings
to reflect the fact that the number of races is disputed
the concept has no scientific basis but is still widely used
to distinguish the science of race from discussions of ethnicity
Social inequality is a structured aspect of contemporary life That means that.
inequality occurs in a random fashion
inequalities are passed from generation to generation
inequality is regulated by the government
none of the above is true
''Structural adjustment programmes'' introduced in 1980 were forced upon the Third World Countries with a view to
Weed out corruption
All the above
''Personal space is defined differently in different societies Therefore we can say that.
culture shapes both verbal and nonverbal behavior
personal space is controlled genetically
many people have no manners
nonverbal behavior is not part of culture
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