WBCS(Main)- 1991 Sociology Paper -II Question Paper

                                              WEST BENGAL CIVIL SERVICE


                                                    SOCIOLOGY—Paper II

Time Allowed—3’ Hours                                                          Full marks—100

                                                                Group A

                                                    Answer any three questions.


1.  Discuss the nature of the dialectical approach to the study of Indian society. Give examples of any two such works on Indian society.


2.  Analyse the nature of changes occurring in the structure and function of family in Indian society today.


3.  What is social inequality ?   Discuss the nature and types of social inequality with reference to Indian society.


4.  What is industrialization ?   What  has  been the impact of industrialization on Indian society today ?


5.  Who are the ‘Backward Classes’ ?   What are their problems in modern Indian society ?


                                                              Group B

                                                  Answer any two questions.


6.  Can religion be the basis of national unity in  India today ?   Discuss your arguments.


7.  What are the social and economic  factors  affecting the position of women in modern Indian society ?


8.   Write a note on the  problem of child labour in India