The growth rate is the difference between:
immigration and emigration rates.
births and deaths
fertility and fecundity
none of the above
The concept of human inequality.
is tolerated by religious ideologies
is incorporated in the ideology of democracy
has been borrowed from the natural sciences
In sociology dispersed in progressive societies concentrated in static societies is called
The difference between an average worker's salary and that of the average CEO has:
Wallflowers are people who came to believe early in life that they can.
not make conversation
Sometime they are good speakers
None of these
In the middle teens the most important reference group is.
None of these
Functionalists approach the state as a tool to.
protect the privileged few
protect private property
maintain the state of nature
Successful socialization for humans requires.
the absence of others
contact with other humans
the existence of schools or the media
a phrase used to describe an alien culture
the name of a famous movie dealing with a society of the future
a phrase used by Alvin Toffler to describe the rapidity of change
what the elderly experience in every society when a new generation comes into power
Selves without bodies don, t make much sense in human terms (Jenkins 1996) What is Jenkins alluding to in this quotation?
the need to bring biological knowledge into sociology
the need to theorize the embodiment of the social self
the need for sociologists to understand the natural sciences
the need for a new science of sociobiology
Which of the following are the factors associated with Infant mortality? (i) Low Birth Weight (ii) Lack of Institutional Deliveries (iii) Nutritional status of Expectant Mother (iv) Use of contraceptives Codes:
(i), (iii), (iv)
(i), (ii), (iv)
(ii), (iii), (iv)
(i), (ii), (iii)
The norm of reciprocity entails.
doing things in an institutionalized way
working jointly in a common enterprise for a shared goal
doing something in return for what someone has done for you
all of the above
Cultural diffusion can start only from
centres of cultures anywhere
culturally neglected areas
culturally backward areas
Urban oriented development programmes generated urban centred employment which resulted into
Rural to Rural Migration
Urban to Rural Migration
Rural to Urban Migration
Urban to Urban Migration
Conflict development rapidly during
1960s and 1980s
1940s and 1960s
1920s and 1980s
1960s and 1970s
When politicians refer to the intention of the framers of the Constitution of the United States they are making recourse to.
legal rational authority
all of the above
Match List-I with List-II and mark the correct answer from the codes given below the lists: List-I (Author) List-II (Change Perspective) a. Sorokin i. Structural functional b. Dahrendorf ii. Cyclical c. Spencer iii. Dialectical d. Durkhiem iv. Evolutionary Codes: a b c d
ii iii iv i
i iii ii iv
ii iv i iii
iii i ii iv
According to sociologists physical space affects chances of contacts among groups are called as
Physical boundaries foster social boundaries
None of the above
Sociologists, who study past (working with archaeologists and anthropologists) have learned quite a bit about our
Sudhir Venkatesh focused on delinquents, gangs and
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