A subject is asked by a sociologists to give up hours often hundreds of hours it might be very painful and involve a great deal of effort is
Hurt and harm
According to sociology product of work belongs not to work but to capitalists, who dispose of it for profit is called as
Alienation from the act of working
Alienation from the product of work
Alienation from workers
Alienation from human potential
In agrarian societies, most men and women works at home and
The global social system differs from a societal social system in that.
nations contain a variety of ethnic and racial groups
no global government exists
nations do not have common goals
all of the above
It is very important to Sammi to do well in school so she regularly cheats on tests According to Merton's structural strain theory Sammi is a(n).
People who suffer from status inconsistency.
usually do not worry about it
tend to suffer more frustration and dissatisfaction than those whose status is consistent
work hard to accumulate wealth to make up for it
willingly accept a lower status in return for social recognition
is prevalent in industrial societies
entails the notion of mana
is centered upon the belief in powerful gods interested in human affairs
is illustrated by Buddhism
A condition of normlessness and separation from legitimate modes of behavior is termed.
During middle Ages, as comte noted most people thought of society as expression of
People in the society
Shapes of books
None of the above
Communism has a history of attracting Third World nations because of the fact that.
the ideology is static
the ideology changes to suit conditions
it has not led to dictatorship
it promises to give more power to the masses
According to functionalism the fundamental human needs are.
income safety and deference
life liberty and the pursuit of property
survival and expressiveness
control over nature and the denial of death
The media has started playing is vibrant role more vigorously after the.
Launching of private news channels
None of these
Marxian theory of change, 'that change comes through revolution' indicates
Change in the existing structure.
Change of the whole structure.
A partial change in the existing structure
A nominal change of the structural elements.
Social values may also be changed by new types of
all of these
The deviant subculture of homosexuals who met in seventeenth and eighteenth century London was called.
Which of the following statements is not correct?
Sociologists use the term negotiated order to underscore the fact that social order is continually being constructed and altered through negotiation
Negotiation is a cultural universal
Most elements of social structure are not static and are therefore subject to change through bargaining and exchanging (negotiation)
Negotiation is a macro-level process that does not usually involve interactions between small groups such as families
William F Whyte's study of a low-income ltalian neighbourthood in Boston was a classic example of.
participant observation research
The embourgeoisement thesis suggests that.
capitalists are being replaced by salaried managers with bureaucratic authority
the affluent working class is adopting middle class values and ways of life
white collar occupations are being deskilled by the introduction of new technologies into the workplace
the class structure has fragmented and there are no longer any distinct social classes
have found that American race and ethnic relations have little connection to global issues
contend that racism serves the economic interests of the capitalist class
argue that prejudice discrimination and racism operate outside of social structures
conclude that racist notions serve the economic interests of people of color world-wide
Which one of these is a measure of dispersion?
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