CSS Sociology 2012


Q.2. Define culture invasion? Explain in detail the role of technological innovation and mass media in the revolution of rising expectations and the disruption of traditional society of Pakistan. (20)

Q.3. Explain in detail the analysis of social conflict in capitalist society shown by the prominent sociologist and economist Karl Marx. (20)

Q.4. Discuss in detail the accelerating and decelerating factors of social change. How culture ethnocentrism promotes social change and maintains social order. (20)

Q.5. Define ethnomethodology. Explain in detail Garfinkel views regarding ethnomethodology. How he used ethnomethodology in the field of sociological research and inquiry? (20)

Q.6. Define suicide and its type. Explain in detail the theory of anomy presented by Emile-Durkheim. In what way the theory would be helpful in the solution of current involvement of Pakistani youth in suicidal attempts. (20)

Q.7. Define urban sprawling. Explain in detail the socioeconomic impacts of peripheral areas on crime rate of urban society of Pakistan. (20)

Q.8. Write short notes on any TWO of the following: (2 x 10=20)

(i) Culture diffusion and schools of thoughts on culture diffusion.

(ii) Role of mosques in the integration of Pakistani society.

(iii) Changing family pattern, its causes and consequences.

(iv) The role of government and non-government organization in poverty alleviation of Pakistan.