Sociology Answer Writing Practice 2020 - Week 1 - Question Set 3

90 Days Sociology Answer Writing Practice - Questions for 16-Nov-2020

Sociology Syllabus Covered in Week 1

1. Sociology - The Discipline: (a) Modernity and social changes in Europe and emergence of sociology. (b) Scope of the subject and comparison with other social sciences. (c) Sociology and common sense.

 

2. Sociology as Science: (a) Science, scientific method and critique. (b) Major theoretical strands of research methodology. (c) Positivism and its critique. (d) Fact value and objectivity. (e) Non- positivist methodologies.

3. Research Methods and Analysis: (a) Qualitative and quantitative methods. (b) Techniques of data collection. (c) Variables, sampling, hypothesis, reliability and validity.

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1. Distinguish between quantitative and qualitative techniques of data collection with suitable examples from Indian society.(2020)(150 words)

2. Explain how sociology has emerged as a distinct discipline based on rationality and scientific temper.(2017)(150 words)

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