Sociology questions set 65

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
If labour market changes may lead to the rise of an occupational group within the social hierarchy it is.
A
Structural mobility
B
Inter generational
C
Intra-generational
D
None of these
Question 2
Who made the distinction of two opposing spheres of 'Female world of emotion and cooperation and male world of rationality and competition'?
A
John Bowlby
B
Talcott Parsons
C
Robin Fox
D
George Peter Murdock
Question 3
Arrange the following books in chronological order by using the code given below: i. Das Kapital ii. Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism iii. Patterns of Culture iv. The Elementary Forms of Religious Life Codes:
A
i ii iii iv
B
ii i iii iv
C
iv iii i ii
D
iii iv i ii
Question 4
In the American political system.
A
everyone participates in the political process
B
real equality for everyone is a fact
C
there is no ruling elite
D
members of Congress and their constituents generally do not know much about what the other thinks
Question 5
All the perspectives are.
A
quite opposing to each other
B
complementary each other
C
basically the analysis of society from different angles
D
b and c
Question 6
Young couples who have children very soon after marriage.
A
are quite content with their lot
B
spend very little time together
C
experience constant elation
D
all of the above
Question 7
Who in developing the theory of deviance utilized explanatory factors that are typical of functional analysis, namely, cultural goals and institutionalized norms?
A
Durkheim
B
Merton
C
Parsons
D
Weber
Question 8
The Marxian model of class structure divided the population into.
A
quintiles
B
six or seven layers
C
the bourgeoisie and the proletariat
D
the haves and the have nots
Question 9
Weber's view that sociologists must not allow their personal biases to affect the conduct of their research is called.
A
verstehen
B
dialectical materialism
C
social facts
D
value-free sociology
Question 10
The view that the elderly lack social and material resources to reciprocate in relationships and consequently occupy a subservient status is the point of.
A
activity theory
B
disengagement theory
C
exchange theory
D
modernization theory
Question 11
According to sociologists a group size explains that larger a group and smaller group by contrast more members will reach groups of social circus is called
A
Heterogeneous groups
B
Social parity promotes contact
C
Dynamic groups
D
Large groups turn inwards
Question 12
The thesis of glocalization is associated with which theorist?
A
Ulrich Beck
B
Kenichi Ohmae
C
Roland Robertson
D
Judith Butler
Question 13
If we add the numerical values of all our cases together and divide by the number of cases we get the.
A
median
B
mode
C
moot
D
mean
Question 14
Globalism:
A
is a movement aimed at pulling African nations into a world economy
B
refers to the fact that capitalism has become the economic system of choice around the world
C
attracts young idealistic people who want to introduce a world government
D
is a movement of religious zealots who want to introduce a common religion around the world
Question 15
The majority of the human population lives in.
A
New York
B
Africa
C
Pacific Islands
D
Eurasia
Question 16
The interpretative approaches' that, try to understand social action from the point of view of the social actors are
A
Social philosophy and Phenomenology
B
Culturology and Ethnomethodology
C
Phenomenology and Ethnomethodology
D
Neo-Marxism and Phenomenology
Question 17
In the late eighteenth century what was Jeremy Bentham's Panopticon?
A
an army barracks
B
a prison
C
an asylum
D
a school
Question 18
World overpopulation could be prevented by.
A
zero population growth worldwide
B
the elimination of the demographic transition
C
natural change
D
a return to preindustrial medicine
Question 19
Mass hysteria.
A
involves contained anxiety
B
is usually associated with some mysterious force
C
never involves physical physical symptoms
D
none of the above
Question 20
Asian belief on strong
A
Status
B
Values
C
Family
D
Health
There are 20 questions to complete.

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