|Course Code :||ESO-11|
|Course Title :||The Study of Society|
|Medium :||English Medium|
|Maximum Marks :||100|
|Session :||July 2019 and January 2020 (2019-20)|
|Last Date of Submission :||31st March, 2020 (for July 2019 session)
30th September, 2020 (for January 2020 session)
|Solution Type :||Softcopy (PDF File)|
INDIRA GANDHI NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY
Elective Course in Sociology
ESO-11: The Study of Society
Tutor Marked Assignment (TMA)
Maximum Marks: 100
Programme Code: BDP
Course Code: ESO-11
Assignment Code: ESO-11/AST/TMA/2019-20
Answer all the questions.
Answer the following questions in about 500 words each.
1. What do you understand by sociology? Discuss its emergence and growth as a discipline.
2. Discuss some of the theories of social change with suitable examples.
Answer the following questions in about 250 words each.
3. Define the concept of social groups and discuss its types.
4. What is a social status? How is it different from social role?
5. Is marriage a social institution? Discuss.
6. What is anticipatory socialization? Discuss.
Answer the following questions in about 100 words each.
7. Define technology.
8. Is culture a static phenomenon? Discuss.
ESO-11, ESO11, ESO 11, ESO 11 2019-2020