According to sociologists material culture refers to tangible of
Marriage appears to be in decline because.
the proportion of people living alone has fallen to 29%
many people are cohabiting in long term relationships
the upward curve of remarriages compensates for the drop in first marriages
all of the above
The sate differs from all the other institutions in that.
it is an abstract concept
its political control is complete
membership is compulsory for all residents of its territory except for aliens and visitors
all of the above
The privileged position of the modern industrial nations was attained because of.
a change in the economy from agrarian to industrial
a change in the population distribution from rural to urban
the discovery of natural resources
both urbanization and industrialization
The importance of status is supported by.
statistics on cancer deaths
a recent study by an epidemiologist
the fact that people revere academics
none of the above
focus on why individuals engage in deviant behavior
contend that some acts such as rape are inherently criminal
contend that labeling people as deviant has no effect on their behavior
contend that in many cases those labeled deviant identity and pursue a career of deviance
Chodorow (1978) argued that gender socialization occurred through.
both boys and girls being closely attached to their mothers, but then boys breaking away
girls being attached to their mothers but then breaking away
boys being attached to their fathers and girls to their mothers
both boys and girls being closely attached to their fathers, but girls breaking away
C.Wright Mills (1916-1962) was outspoken, radical, and left wing
Who among the following did not favour hierarchization of knowledge?
Which sociological perspective emphasizes that government has a strong interest in encouraging adoption?
According to sociologists interpretivist or humanism is known as
E.Sutherland founded the theory of
Blue collar crime
Crime by dacoits
White collar crime
Which of the following argued that a capitalist society has a dominant ideology that serves the interests of the ruling class?
Which theory is a great deal older than sociology?
None of these
Mark out the correct answer about Human Relations Approach to work place behaviour from the code given below: I. It is against those approaches which give individualistic and over-rational emphasis to explain workers' behaviour in material terms. II. It emphasizes the importance of informal groups in industry. III. It has set the beginning of a model of the factory as a social system and the worker as a social man. IV. It considers the industrial man as a rational and economic man. Codes:
I, II only
I, III, IV
I, IV only
I, II, III
taking nothing for granted
Which of the following is type of integration?
Both of these
None of these
A researchers must be careful not to distort what they study by applying different standards to men and women is
All of the above
Highlights rapid growth of production and availability of all kinds of data and information is known as
The modern age
The cyber age
The information age
Match the items of List-I with those of List-II and find out the correct answer from codes given below: List-I (Scheme / Programme) List-II (Year) a. National Education Policy i. 2002 b. National Literacy Mission ii. 1988 c. National Health Policy iii. 1986 d. National Perspective Plan for Women's Development iv. 2001 Codes: a b c d
iii i ii iv
iii ii i iv
iv iii ii i
ii i iv iii
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