WEST BENGAL CIVIL SERVICE
Time Allowed—3' Hours Full marks—100
Answer any three questions from Group A and any two from Group B.
All Questions carry equal marks.
Answer any three questions.
1. Explain the role of religion in relation to social solidarity.
2. Why are the primary and secondary groups important ?
3. Discuss Comtean concept of Hierarchy of the sciences.
4. What are the essential steps in a research procedure in sociological study ?
5. Briefly discuss the types of authority after Weber.
Answer any two questions.
6. Are we prisoners of socialization ? Justify your approach.
7. What is culture ? Discuss the relation between culture and society.
8. Why studying day to day social interactions are important in Sociology ?