SOCIOLOGY– Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Question 1 Discuss the emerging forms of marriage and family with examples from the West and the East.Can there be family without marriage? Examine  (300 words) Question 2 Comment on the sociological impact of globalization on people working in the Informal sector.  (200 words)

SOCIOLOGY– Daily Answer Writing Challenge

Question 1 Examine the nature of Social Facts as understood by Emile Durkheim. (300 words)  Question 2 Describe the salient features of the poverty alleviation programmes. What modifications would you suggest to make them more effective? (200 words)

Sociology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 21

QUESTIONS: 16/11/2013 Explain Karl Marx’s ‘theory of social change’. What are the reactions of functionalists to his views ? (300 Words) Write short note: Division of labour and the differentiation of social structure.(200 Words) Critically examine Weber’s theory of Protestant Ethic and Spirit of Capitalism.(300 Words) Critically analyze the concept of Anomie. Elaborate, with suitable …

Sociology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 19

QUESTIONS: 13/11/2013 Write short note: Class struggle a conceived by Karl Marx.(200 Words)  “Not all facts about human behavior are necessarily social facts.” State the meaning. (300 Words) Elaborate Emile Durkheim’s analysis of the Elementary Forms of Religious Life and role of religion in society. How does the explain existence of religion in modern industrial societies ? …

Sociology – Daily Answer Writing Practice Day – 18

QUESTIONS: 12/11/2013  What is the focus of sociological analysis in the contributions of Emile Durkheim? Give your answer with the help of any one of his contributions. (300 Words)  Critically examine Max Weber’s theory of social action and its limitations. (300 Words)  Write short note : Functional problems of the social system (200 Words) ARCHIVES

Sociology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 17

QUESTIONS: 11/11/2013 Write short note: Primary and Reference groups. (200 Words) What are the reactions of Robert Merton to the functionalism pioneered by social anthropologists? Indicate the Limitations of his idea of latent functions. (300 Words) Write short note : Talcott Parsons’ concept of social system.(200 Words) Write short note : Social system and the …

Sociology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 16

QUESTIONS: 09/11/2013  Explain Karl Marx’s analysis of capitalistic mode of production and class-struggle. What are the intellectual reactions to his views? (300 Words) What is the focus of sociological analysis in the contributions of Emile Durkheim? Give your answer with the help of any one of his contributions.(300 Words) Explain the origin and characteristics of …

Sociology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 15

QUESTIONS: 08/11/2013  Emile Durkheim had argued that the function of division of labour in society is that of the promotion of social solidarity. Elaborate the statement and analyze the distinction between two forms of solidarity discussed by him. (300 Words) Write short note: The sacred and the profane. (200 Words) “Not all facts about human …

Sociology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 14

QUESTIONS: 07/11/2013  “Subjective perception of the objective reality prepares the context for the articulation of class antagonism.” Evaluate this statement with reference of Karl Marx’s contribution.(300 Words) Write short note: Mode of production. (200 Words) Write short note: Social fact. (200 Words) Write short note: Anomie. (200 Words) Critically examine the role of formal and …

Sociology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge Day – 13

QUESTIONS: 06/11/2013    Write short note: Limitations of questionnaire as a technique of data collection.(200 Words)    Utility of Reliability and Validity in Social Research. (200 Words)   What is the importance of sampling in sociological studies? Distinguish between simple random sampling and stratified random sampling. (300 Words)   Write short note: Importance and sources …