Role of NGO, Pressure Grp. This is my attempt to combine everything at once sociology book pdf free download for quick convenient download.
MA would be relevant for the given subject. For example, IGNOU MA Public Administration contains lengthy course on Human Resources, but majority of its chapters are not included in the UPSC’s Public Administration syllabus. Majority of these PDF files provides direct copying of text. Note: In case of IGNOU, the material is subdivided into courses, just double click on zip files and they’ll start downloading. The index of each course is given below. Modernity and social changes in Europe and emergence of sociology. Scope of the subject and comparison with other social sciences.
Science, scientific method and critique. Major theoretical strands of research methodology. Variables, sampling, hypothesis, reliability and validity. Protestant ethic and the spirit of capitalism.
Sources and causes of mobility. Formal and informal organization of work. Power elite, bureaucracy, pressure groups, and political parties. Nation, state, citizenship, democracy, civil society, ideology. Protest, agitation, social movements, collective action, revolution. Types and forms of family. Patriarchy and sexual division of labour.
Sociological theories of social change. Science, technology and social change. Social background of Indian nationalism. Protests and movements during the colonial period.