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Uttarakhand Technical University 2010 B.A (Previous) The Study of Society - Question Paper

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Univesity Name: Uttarkhand University
Paper name:The Study of Society
Academic Year: 2010
Courses: B.A. (Previous) exam

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B.A. (Previous)

Examination 2010 ES0 -11

(Elective Course/fPNd iio;de)

The Study of Society


Time : 3 hours    Maximum Marks: 70

le; : 3 FV    i.Td    : 70

Note : The question paper is divided into three sections A, B and C. Answer the questions as directed under each section.

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Answer any one question. Each question carries 10marks

1x10= 10

1)    Discuss the role of technology in industrial revolution.

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2)    Explain, how the process of planning has contributed to the changes in Indian Society?

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Answer any two questions. Each question carries 15 marks    2x10 = 20

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1)    Define sociology? Discuss the relationship between Sociology and Science.

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2)    What do you mean by family? Discuss in brief the functions of family.

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3)    Distinguish between Stateless, traditional and Modern societies. jiTfOglu, jjTXT vtj Vifd IHit! e Vrj crib, I

4)    Define Social Control. Explain its nature.

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Answer any five questions. Each answer should not exceed 100 words. Each question carries 6 marks.    5 x 6 = 30

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1)    Discuss family as an institution.

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2)    'Man is a social animal' comment.

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3)    Explain the types of marriage. fOOTg d idTjt df    \

4)    Differentiate between change and development. ifjoTu ,0 fOdTi e vrj Li"v dtft, \

5)    Write an essay on 'Socialization'

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6)    Describe the main characteristics of Culture.

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7)    Describe the nature of folk ways yTdf dt if dT ouTu dtft, \

8)    Describe the factors that affect the direction and rate of change. ifjoTu dt fnTT ,0 xfr df ifr djU OTy rF;f dT oUu dtft, \



Answer all questions. Each question carries 1 mark.    1x10 = 10

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1.    M.N. Sriniwas is not an Indian Sociologist.    True/False

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2.    A person constantly learns new roles throughout one's life    True/False ofr ttouHj ub HfdT, Ikn jgn g \ ir;/vir;

3.    Values have much to do with the environment and culture of a society.


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4.    'Tonga" is an African Tribe    True/False

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5.    Stateless societies have a good educational system    True/False

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6. The author of the book "Structure    and function in primitive society" is

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a) Radcliff Brow    b) Robert Morton

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c) Parson    d) Maxweber

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Who is called the father of Sociology? 1Hlt'llL= dT tUd fdl dgT W g? a) Herbert Spencer    b)

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c) Maxweber    d)


The concept of power-elite is related with-

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Charles Cooley

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a) Comte    b)

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c) Parson    d)

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The author of "The Division of Labour in Society" is

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b) A.R. Desai



M.K. Gandhi

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d) K.M. Kapadia d.,e. diifMxT

10. Who is the author of a book "The Protestant Ethics and Spirit of Capitalism.

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a) Karl Marx    b) Max Weber

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c) Robert Merton    d) S.C. Dube

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