WEST BENGAL CIVIL SERVICE
Time Allowed—3’ Hours Full marks—100
Answer any three questions.
1. What is meant by social change ? Indicate some of the main factors which cause such change.
2. Distinguish between status and role. What is role conflict ?
3. How is religion related with morality ? What is the social role of religion ?
4. How do primary groups differ from secondary groups ? Give two examples eash of both types of group.
5. Briefly explain the survey method of social research.
Answer any two questions.
6. Distinguish between authority and power and indicate the different types of authority . To which type or types belongs the authority of the Pope ?
7. Show how the economic processes of production and consumption are affected by social factors.
8. Briefly discuss Marx’s contributions to sociology.