Sociological Theory-Structural-Functionalism and Structuralism [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Sociology]: Questions 11 - 15 of 23

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Question 11

Structural-Functionalism and Structuralism
A.R. Radcliffe-Brown

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who used the phrase ‘necessary conditions of existence’ as an important component of social structure? (July Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

C Levi-Strauss

b.

S F Nadel

c.

A R Radcliffe-Brown

d.

R K Merton

Question 12

Structural-Functionalism and Structuralism
Claude Levi Strauss (Myths, Structuralism)

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who gave the ‘mechanical’ and “statistical” models in his study of kinship structure? (July Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

A R Radcliffe-Brown

b.

S F Nadel

c.

James Frazer

d.

C Levi-Strauss

Question 13

Structural-Functionalism and Structuralism
Robert K. Merton (Middle Range Theory, Reference Groups, Latent and Manifest Function)

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Self-fulfilling prophecy was the concept explained by: (July Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Max Weber

b.

T. Parsons

c.

R. K. Merton

d.

None of the above

Question 14

Structural-Functionalism and Structuralism
Talcott Parsons (AGIL, Systems Approach)

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

According to whom internalised “shared values” are regarded as playing a decisive role in the social integration of any society? (July Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Malinowski

b.

T. Parsons

c.

E. Durkheim

d.

R. K. Merton

Question 15

Structural-Functionalism and Structuralism
Bronislaw Malinowski

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who has studied ‘Trobriand Islanders’ ? (July Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

E Durkheim

b.

B Malinowski

c.

J Frazer

d.

A R Brown