BSOC-131 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY Solved Assignment 2022-2023
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Course Code: BSOC –131
Assignment Code: ASST /TMA /2022-23
Total Marks: 100
|Title Name||BSOC-131 Solved Assignment 2022-2023|
|Service Type||Solved Assignment (Soft copy/PDF)|
|Semester||2022-2023 Course: BA(Sociology)|
|Session||July 2022 & January 2023 Sessions|
|Assignment Code||ASST /TMA /2022-23|
|Product||Assignment of BAG(Sociology) 2022-2023 (IGNOU)|
|Submission Date||For the students enrolled in July: 30th April|
For the students enrolled in January: 31st October
Answer the following Descriptive Category questions in about 500 words each. Each question
carries 20 marks.
1. Discuss the similarities and dissimilarities between sociology and political science.
What are the elements of culture? Discuss.
2. Does Psychology use sociological concepts and methods? Discuss.
Explain the concept of role with suitable examples.
Answer the following Middle Category questions in about 250 words each. Each question carries 10
3 X 10 = 30
3. Discuss Weber’s view on organization.
Compare and contrast roles in simple and complex societies.
4. Discuss the perspectives on social institutions.
Explain Sigmund Freud’s psychoanalytic theory of socialization.
5. Describe the premises of functionalism.
Discuss Mead’s theory of the development of self.
Answer the following Short Category questions in about 100 words each. Each question carries 6
5 X 6 = 30
6. What is informal social control?
7. What is ethnocentrism?
8. Differentiate between primary and secondary groups.
9. Differentiate between multiple roles and role set.
10. What is cultural diffusion?
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