Application information relevant to your country including entry requirements, exhibitions, financial aid and the advisors available to help you. There are Sociology and common sense pdf questions divided in TWO SECTIONS and printed both in HINDI arid in ENGLISH.
Candidate has to attempt FIVE questions in all. 1 and 5 are compulsory and out of the remitting, any THREE are to be attempted choosing at least ONE from each section. The number of marks carried by a question part is indicated against it. Answers must be written in the medium authorized in the Admission Certificate which must be stated clearly WI the Miler of this Question-cum-Answer-QC.
No marks will be given for answers written in a medium other than the authorized one. Attempts of questions shall be counted in sequential order. Unless struck off, attempt of a question shall be counted even if attempted partly. Discuss the relevance of historical method in the study of society. Discuss their role in experimental research. Which concepts did Weber use to analyse the forms of legitimate domination?
No society can either be absolutely open or absolutely closed. Discuss the role of Calvinist ethic in the development of Capitalism. Examine the problems of maintaining objectivity and value neutrality in social science research. Why is random sampling said to have more reliability and validity in research? Differentiate between Maxian and Weberian theories of Social stratification. How had Enlightenment contributed to the emergence of sociology?
Non-positivistic methodology is essential for understanding human behaviour. How is social equilibrium maintained in Parsonian framework? Anomie is rooted in social structure. Distinguish between the social organization of work in feudal society and in capitalist society.
Ideology is crucial for social transformation in a democracy. Distinguish between sects and cults with illustrations. Is male authority absent in matrilineal society? Education helps in perpetuating social and economic inequalities. Explain the conditions under which a collective action transforms into a social movement.
How do the rules of descent and alliance in kinship differ from each other? What are its major dimensions in the modern world? Caste ideology appears to have strengthened democracy . Examine with reference to the nation-state. Examine the dialectical relation between tradition and modernity in the study of social change.
Verrier Elwin’s views on freedom for the tribals. Jyotirao Phule as an agrarian radical. Louis Dumont’s perspective on Indian caste system . How far Gandhi ji was trusted by the untouchables. Is caste system changing, weakening or disintegrating in India? Give some of the important studies relating to the structural changes in the Indian family system.
Broadly comapare the kinship system of North and South India. Discuss the paradigm of modernization of Indian tradition in analyzing social change in India. How does it affect the child socialization pattern in India? Discuss the problems of elderly in India. What are the different perspectives to solve their problems? Discuss Marxist approach to the analysis of Indian nationalism. What are the basic tenets of Hindu religion?