08 November 2014
1) Write notes on ALL of the following in not more than 200 words each:
(a) Education for development: the sociological implications of the new education
(b) Communal tensions: their economic and social background.
(c) Urban emerging pattern of rural leadership.
(d) Urban decay: the culture of overcrowded neighbourhoods and slums in industrial
2) Trace the impact of culture contact on the Indian tribes.
3) Discuss the factors responsible for the growing felling of alienation among the religious minorities in India. How can they be made to overcome this feeling?
4) Stress the importance of regional development in the context of national planning in India. Can regional disparities be reduced within the framework of a centralist planning?