Fundamentals of Sociology – Old Question Paper 2010 | Semester : Fall

marFundamentals of Sociology
Old Question Paper
Year: 2010 | Semester:Fall
Pokhara University

                           Exam 2010 Fall

1. a. Provide your critical views on conflict approach to social change in Nepal. [7]
b. Define sociology and discuss its relationship with Anthropology and Business Management. [8]
Critically appraise the major theoretical perspectives in Sociology.

2. a. Illustrate the term education? Discuss the strengths and weakness of Nepalese education system. [8]
b. Make distinction between crime and deviance with reference to formal agencies of social control? [7]

3. a. Define personality. ’Culture and environment are the determinants of personality’. Justify. [8]
b. What is meant by social stratification? Give your answer with illustration of the Marxist dimension of social stratification. [7]

4. a. Outline the significance of secondary socialization. Discuss the agents of secondary socialization. [8]
b. ‘Gender is one of the most important factors of social stratification in Nepal. Discuss. [7]

5. a. Define the term bureaucracy. Can bureaucracy be a perfect form of organizational structure? Discuss. [8]
b. Delineate social control. Discuss the agencies of social control. [7]

6. a. Elucidate the functional and conflict dimensions of religion. [8]
b. Assess and explain the view that culture is essential for every society. [7]

7. Write short notes on: (Any Two) [2×5=10]
a. Looking-Glass Self
b. Scope of sociology
c. Patriarchy

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