MSOE-004 Urban Sociology Solved Assignment 2018 FREE


Assignment Code: MSOE-004/AST/TMA/2017-18

Course Title: Urban Sociology

Medium: English


MSOE-004 Solved Assignment Sociology of Education For IGNOU MA (Sociology) 2018

Elective Course in M.A. Sociology
MSOE-004: Urban Sociology
Tutor Marked Assignment (TMA)
Maximum Marks: 100
Weightage: 30%Course Code: MSOE-004
Programme Code: MSO
Assignment Code: MSOE-004/AST/TMA/2017-18
Answer any five questions in about 500 words each. Attempt at least two questions from each section. All questions carry equal marks (20).
  1. Define the concept of “urban” and describe the patterns of urban growth in India with suitable illustrations.
  2. Describe the nature of different cities in India with special reference to the mega cities.
  3. Critically discuss the ecological approach to understand cities.
  4. What are pre industrial cities? Discuss with example.
  5. Discuss with examples, the historical comparative approach towards understanding of urban society in India.


Answer at least two questions in about 500 words each from this section.
  1. Discuss the impact of urbanisation on the structure and functions of family in India.
  2. How does the urban impact the rural society in India? Discuss with examples
  3. Describe the nature and condition of unorganised labour in India with a suitable example.
  4. Define the term ‘slum’. What are its essential features?
  5. Write short notes on any two of the following:

    a) Urban governance
    b) Urban planning
    c) Urban poverty
    d) Rural urban transition in India


There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.