Which of the following statements correctly describes the ethno methodology's view-point?
''For full causal explanation it is necessary to determine what has given rise to the motives of social action.''
''Social life appears orderly to members of society only because members actively engage in making sense of social life.''
''Diversity is the order of the day. We have entered an era in which anything goes. ''
''The effects of a social institution may be illustrated in terms of the analogy between society and an organism.''
Highlights mediated nature of reality is known as
The network society
The cyber age
The information age
The virtual age
Which of the following is considered to be the 'Tripartite Pillars of Schutz Theory of Phenomenological Sociology'?
Life-world, other world and natural attitude
Artificiality, other world and Intra-subjectivity
Intra-subjectivity, life world and cultural world
Life-world, inter subjectivity and natural attitude
Punjabi and Sindhi cultures are.
None of these
According to sociology gained through family and education is
Social occasions in which individuals act out formal roles are called.
Which of the following was supported by Durkheim's study of suicide?
Catholics had higher rates of suicide than protestants
Rates of suicide were higher in times of war than in times of peace
Rates of suicide were lower in times of economic stability
Individuals who were enmeshed in meaningful social bonds were less inclined to commit suicide
The master status of George W.Bush was.
Sociologists generally work from assumption that nurture is far more important than nature in determining human behaviour a useful term to deal with all this is
Public policy is.
what the government does
what the government fails to do
a plan of action
all of the above
What does one call property owned by the state in the name of the people?
as a result of informal quotas
with or without accompanying prejudice
as a result of government rulings
In sociology social bonds, based on specialisation, that unite members of industrial societies is called as
Division of labour
None of the above
Which of these is NOT viewed as a strength of surveys?
they are often undertaken by specialist agencies
they offer an appearance of precision
the data is easy to quantify and analyse
large numbers of people can be studied
In which of these regions is public education expenditure lowest?
North America and Western Europe
Latin America and the Caribbean
"Multinational Corporations" was written by
What is an education system in which children achieve their status based on their own worth called?
Which of the following is an accurate statement about segregation?
Segregation in always an involuntary process
Segregation is the encroachment by one group on an area occupied by another group
Segregation can be prevented by the practice of redlining
Segregation is the process by which natural areas are formed by the clustering of individuals or groups on the basis of common traits or activities
Before the Treaty of Westphalia (1648) political organization around the world had been.
unilateral and generic
universal and local
empirical and patriotic
uniform and multiform
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