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SOCIOLOGY-Paper - 1 (Volume-II)

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 Volume - II (Paper - 1) 
6WORKS AND ECONOMIC LIFE 
 The Social Organization of work6.3
 Consequences of Work for Individuals6.6
 Consequences of Work for Society6.6
 Social Stratification6.8
 The Orizing Work6.8
 Karl Marx on Alienation and Exploitation6.8
 Emile Durkheim on Social Disorganization and Its Resolution6.9
 Max Weber on Bureaucratic Rationality6.10
 Socio-Technical and Interactionist Theories6.10
 A History of Work6.11
 Hunting and Gathering Societies6.11
 Early Agricultural Societies6.14
 Imperial Societies6.16
 Slave Labor in the Roman Mines6.16
 Slave and Free Labor6.17
 Feudal Society6.18
 Economic Expansion and the End of Feudal Society6.21
 Merchant Capitalism6.21
 Sweatshops-Home Work in Early Capitalism6.23
 The Industrial Revolution6.24
 Complaint by Lowell Factory Women, 18456.29
 Monopoly Capitalism6.31
 Postindustrial Society6.34
 Work and Leisure6.38
 The Future6.40
7POLITICAL AND SOCIETY 
 Sociological Theories of Power7.3
 Political Parties7.6
 Political Parties7.10
 Civil Society7.11
 Citizenship7.13
 Indicators of Power7.16
 Nation, State and Nationalism7.20
 Globalization and the Power of the Nation-State7.25
 Globalization, Power and Politics - Kevin Bonnett7.30
 Postmodernism, Politics and New Social Movement7.32
 Regionalism7.39
8.RELIGION AND SOCIETY 
 Sociological Theories of Religion8.3
 Secularization Thesis8.7
 Religion and Globalization8.12
 Secularisation8.14
 Debate on Secularism8.18
 Religious Revivalism8.22
 Religious Fundamentalism8.25
 Religion and Science8.27
 Sects and Cults8.29
 Monoism and Pluralism8.31
 Religion and Social Change8.33
9SYSTEMS OF KINSHIP 
 The Family, Industrialization and Modernization9.3
 Family Diversity9.8
 Patriarchy and Sexual Division of Labour9.18
 Structure of Family in India9.23
 Families and households9.28
 Kinship and Decent9.5
10SOCIAL CHANGE IN MODERN SOCIETY 
 Sociological Theories of Social Change10.3
 Development and Dependency10.8
 Education and Social Change Threats to Democracy10.13
 Threats to Democracy10.16
 The Impact of Technology on Social Change: A Sociological Perspective10.20
 Discriminating Laws are Holding Women Back10.24
 Law and Gender Inequality: The Politics of Women’s Rights in India10.26