IGNOU BA/BDP Solved Assignment
ESO-13 Elective Course in Sociology (Sociological Thoughts)
QUESTIONS SOLVED IN THIS ASSIGNMENT:
- Explain the central ideas of Auguste Comte towards the development of sociology.
- Discuss Durkheim’s views on social solidarity.
- Outline Marx’s ideas on social change.
- Discuss Robert Merton’s postulates of functional analysis.
- What is Ideal Type? Discuss its characteristics.
- Discuss Malinowski’s concept of culture as an integrated whole.
- Distinguish between ‘mechanical solidarity’ and ‘organic solidarity’.
- Define mode of production.