The crude birth rate:
is the annual number of live births per 1000 woman age 15-44
Is the potential number of children that could be born if every woman of childbearing age bore all the children she possibly could.
is the number of live births per 1000 members of a population in a given year
enables researchers to see important difference among races. ethnic groups, classes, age groups, and other categories with in the population
Which approach to audience studies emphasizes the ways in which different audiences use the media to meet their needs?
Which sociological perspective emphasizes that the relationship between females and males has been one of unequal power with men in a dominant position over women?
Which of the following suggested that the punishments established within a culture help to define acceptable behaviour and thus contribute to stability?
L. Althussar classifies Karl Marx's writings on the basis of the epistemological break. Identify the epistemological phases of Marx's writings. (i) Young Marx (ii) Mature Marx (iii) Traditional Marx (iv) Immature Marx (v) Orthodox Marx (vi) Revolutionary Marx Select the correct answer from the codes given below: Codes:
(i) & (ii)
(ii) & (iii)
(v) & (vi)
(ii) & (iv)
The difference between racial minorities and ethnic minorities is.
in the size of each group
ethnic minorities do not suffer from discrimination but only from prejudice
racial minorities differ biologically ethnic minorities differ culturally from the dominant group
racial minorities have been here longer than ethnic minorities
When one part of the culture develops more rapidly than other parts, the following description is made
Socialization is based on
All of the above
What concept does Durkheim use to explain how religious ceremonies generate social solidarity?
corresponds to Freud's"ego"
emerged before the"me"
eventually completely merges with the "me"
all of the above
The difference in attitudes of whites and African Americans is related to.
none of these
A study of male identical twins one of whom had been castrated by accident during circumcision and treated as a little girl until puberty showed that.
the castrated male still acted like a tomboy
the intact twin gradually became more "feminine"
the castrated twin was tidier than his brother but never played with dolls
all of the above
Agriculture accounts for 25% value added and.....% of work force.
None of these
The urban trends resulting from the industrial Revolution include.
strengthening primary ties
a return to Biblical religions
reduced family size
Which one of the following statements is not part of the Code of Ethics developed by the American Sociological Association? Researchers must.
acknowledge research collaboration and assistance
preserve the confidentiality of thier subjects
protect their subjects from personal harm
make all research notes available for public scrutiny
The current level of urbanization 32% in Pakistan is in SAARC Countries.
None of these
The victims of crime tend to be.
members of the middle class
members of minority groups
B and C
Older people living in housing for the elderly workers in an offshore oil rig rodeo cowboys and circus performers-all are examples of what sociologists refer to as.
Borstal Schools are meant for the reformation of
None of the above
For exploratory, descriptive or explanatory research whenever suitable data are available is called
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