While vacationing in Great Britain an American discover that the British drive on the ''Wrong'' side of the road are critical of his United States accent and will not accept dollars in stores He feel disoriented and out of place and thus are experiencing.
the Hawthorne effect
the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis
Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer from the codes given below: List-I List-II a. Marriage and Family in India i. A. M. Shah b. Kinship organisation in India ii. Robin Fox c. Kinship and Marriage iii. K. M. Kapadia d. Family in India iv. Iravati Karve Codes: a b c d
i ii iv iii
iii iv ii i
i iii iv ii
ii iii iv i
Which of these constitute the three worlds of welfare-capitalism?
social democratic socialist communist
social democratic corporatist liberal
social democratic christian-democratic nationalist
none of the above
Weber's ''Protestant Ethic''is.
a rejection of the ideological function of religion
a refutation of economic determinism
a vindication of the morality of capitalism
an explanation of Third-World underdevelopment
Which term describes the process whereby religion looses its influence over various spheres of social life?
In which type of city does religion become fragmented and there is greater openness to new religious faiths?
What does Macdonaldization mean?
Universal application of the ideas of Dwight Macdonald
The process of extension of the cartoons of Donald Duck.
Spread of the new means of consumption across the world
Diffusion of modern agricultural practices
An ongoing process of social interaction in specific settings based on symbolic communications individual perceptions of reality are variable and changing is known as
Both A and B
None of the above
Why is force not he most effective means for political rule?
Force is very efficient but also very costly
Honor is denied to those who rule by force alone
The elite's ideals are fulfilled but tainted by use of force
Force is the most effective means for political rule
In a few cultures a women can have several husbands at one time This custom is called.
Which one of the following is NOT associated with the materialist conception of history?
the mode of production
the motor of history
the history of class struggle
the spirit of capitalism
Mobility taking place in personal terms within the lifespan of the same person is called.
None of these
All civilizations are in an endless cycle of three cultural systems this theory was presented by.
None of these
Agriculture in industrial nations is now based on.
many small farmers
greater productivity of farms because of mechanization
increase in rural population
artificial food production
According to sociology what is social facts of individuality?
None of the above
In society looking for taken granted rules, as well as wider, more public laws is called
Federalism many be defined as a system of.
The transition from rural living to city living occurred because.
there was less need for farm workers as agriculture became mechanized
factories were concentrated in cities
social change dictated a new fad urban living
of BOTH a decrease in the need for farm workers and the fact that factories were located in cities
A symbiotic relationship exists between.
the press and politicians
the president and Congress
the two political parties
all of the above
is internalized cultural learning
is acquired through socialization
is social control exerted by forces outside the individual
takes the place of moral control in simple societies
There are 20 questions to complete.