The ''invisible hand'' refers to.
a feature of Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations
the belief God exhibited by the Puritans
the fact that prayer results in help
a belief in ghosts prevalent in the early Middle Ages
Natural resources are.
ready to support many more billions of people
According to sociologists an environment in which all groups have roughly equal standing encourages people of all social backgrounds to mingle and from social ties is called
Large group turn inward
Social parity promotes contact
Large groups turn inwards
Physical boundaries foster
A modified version of elitist theory holds that.
elite members identify with middle-class values
the masses can on occasion influence the elite
elites vary in their degree of openness
all of the above
Which of the following is NOT one of the properties of a minority group?
racial or cultural self-consciousness
a high degree of marriage outside of the group (exogamy)
oppression at the hands of a dominant group
Symbolic analysts are.
people employed in new enterprises
employees capable of manipulating data words and visual images
psychologists with advanced degrees
only a and b
Who among the following agencies asserted that 'If development is not engendered, it is endangered'?
The writings of Auguste Comte and Emile Durkheim are examples of.
Who among the following is considered to the founder of phenomenological sociology?
What term is used to describe tha phenomenon whereby newspapers can be read online radio stations accessed on digital televisions and mobile phones enable internet access?
Who is the author of the book 'Rules of Sociological method'?
When organisations ease right organisational structures, they spread power and responsibilities are called
Sharing of responsibility
Sharing of ideas
Sharing of knowledge
Sharing of power
Change may be experienced on three levels.
personal impersonal social
invention discovery exploration
micro middle and macro
planning reform revolution
Put the GDPs of these countries in descending order.
Sweden Switzerland Norway Portugal
Sweden Norway Switzerland Portugal
Portugal Switzerland Norway Sweden
Switzerland Norway Portugal Sweden
Characteristic of cultural lag is
None of these
Some of hallmarks of socio-economic change in Pakistan can be enlisted as such.
Migration after Independence
Urbanization and Islamization of Zia ere
All of the above
Who has stated that neofunctionalism devotes roughly equal attention to 'action and order'?
All the above
Zero population growth.
means that no more children are born
indicates that the fertility rate has dropped below the replacement level
must be achieved by all nations by the year 2005
is actively pursued by many of the underdeveloped nations
Credentialism opens jobs.
to all people
to members of skilled professions
to members of academia
but has no bearing on the job market
The nuclear family is characteristic of industrial societies because.
most functions are better performed in secondary groups
geographic and social mobility are common in industrial societies
ascribed status is more important in industrial societies
a large family means more hands to work
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