Sociology questions set 88

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
A process by which there is transfer of results of labour of one social group to benefit another is
A
Exploitation
B
Existential inequality
C
Radicalization
D
Social mobility
Question 2
To Mead the 'generalised others' and 'significant others' are the creators of
A
I
B
Me
C
Ego
D
Super ego
Question 3
According to sociology peoples with ties to land, water and wildlife of their ancestral domain is called
A
Peasant
B
Indigenous peoples
C
Hunting
D
Aggregation
Question 4
Marriage is.
A
any union of males and females
B
a union recognized as legal by a society
C
always monogamous
D
always endogamous
Question 5
Inter subjective consciousness in everyday life is the core area of focus of the
A
Phenomenologist
B
Behaviouralist
C
Cultural pluralist
D
Human ecologist
Question 6
Stone's research suggests that prior to industrialization the nuclear family.
A
a did not exist in any form
B
had begun to disappear as extended networks of kin became more important
C
had begun to emerge through the separation of work and home life
D
was simply another institution of patriarchal control
Question 7
The urban crisis.
A
is intensified by the move of the middle class to the suburbs
B
has been reduced by urban renewal
C
has been intensified by gentrification
D
is well on the way to being resolved
Question 8
Horticulture began how many years ago?
A
15000
B
10000
C
5000
D
12000
Question 9
All systems of stratification display the following characteristics except.
A
differentiation
B
segmentation
C
ranking
D
institutionalization
Question 10
Which of the following is not likely to explain differences in exclusion rates from school between pupils from different social class and ethnic backgrounds?
A
anomie
B
privatization
C
institutional racism
D
ethnocentrism
Question 11
The decline of unskilled factory jobs has increased black unemployment The situation is a result of.
A
structural discrimination
B
individual discrimination
C
nature of life
D
personal discrimination
Question 12
A social class is a group of people who stand in a common relationship to the means of production Whose perspective does this definition describe?
A
Max Weber
B
Erik Olin-Wright
C
John Goldthorpe
D
Karl Marx
Question 13
Freud saw self and society in basic conflict not in harmony He named this self as.
A
Antisocial self
B
Generalized other
C
looking glass self
D
None of these
Question 14
Anthropology is restricted to the study of.
A
primitive people only
B
prehistoric people only
C
modern peoples only
D
none of the above
Question 15
In Erikson's system each of the stages present the individual with.
A
ethical dilemmas
B
opportunities for self-transcendence
C
crises of self-definition
D
all of the above
Question 16
A way of calculating the total output of the economy regardless of where resources are located is.
A
the GDP
B
the GNP
C
the NNP
D
the SPQR
Question 17
The Truman Doctrine Marshall Plan and NATO are characteristic of which period?
A
isolationism
B
interventionism
C
containment
D
internationalism
Question 18
Which of the following is NOT one of the seven characteristics of Weber's ideal type of bureaucracy?
A
clear-cut division of labor
B
pyramidal hierarchy of authority
C
qualifications based on "whom you know"
D
written record of decisions rules procedures and activities
Question 19
Which of the following processes includes isolation of the minority population?
A
acculturation
B
accommodation
C
segregation
D
assimilation
Question 20
Individual learns sociealization.
A
in infancy
B
in childhood
C
throughout the life
D
None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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