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Sociology of Indian Society | CN Shankar Rao - S.CHAND

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ISBN : 9788121924030
Pages : 792
Binding : Paperback
Language : English
Publisher : S. Chand
Size : 6.75 X 9.5
Weight : 1.02 kg
Year : 2004

About the Book-

Sociology of Indian Society presents various facts of the Indian society and enhances students understanding on Indian social structure by focusing on both structural and phenomenological aspects of Indian social system. Written in a simple and lucid style, it deals with a set of recurring social problems that Indian society has been confronting and analyse them in light of prominent theoretical and empirical observations. Beginning with brief discussion on history and nature of the Indian society through ages, it gives an account of  the demographic composition of the country in light of factors like culture, religion and socio-economic and political systems. It caters primarily  to the requirements of undergraduate course in Sociology. In addition, students of Law, Nursing, MA in Sociology and candidates appearing for several competitive examinations will also find it very useful.

Key Features-

• Book-end Annexures for informative discussion on complex issues of and within Indian Society such as issues related to women, backward classes, child labour, population, to name a few
• Additional information at relevant places in form of footnotes to provide clarity and authenticity in explanation
• Syllabus of Civil Services Examination- Study of Indian Society (Paper II)

Table of Content-

  1. Historical Moorings of the Indian Society
  2. Indian Society Through the Ages
  3. Pioneers of Indian Sociology
  4. Marriage System in India
  5. Family System in India
  6. Women in India
  7. Indian Caste System
  8. Some Aspects of Social Mobility
  9. The Scheduled Castes, their Problems, and Welfare Measures for their Upliftment
  10. Backward Castes / Classes [OBCS] their Problems and Welfare
  11. Social Movements in India
  12. Tribal Life in India
  13. Rural Life in India (Part I: Rural India : Nature, Features and Problems)
  14. Rural Life in India (Part II: Rural Development and Rural Change)
  15. Urban Life in India
  16. Environment Pollution
  17. Economic Factors in Modern India
  18. Demographic Dynamics in India
  19. Religion and Society
  20. Political System in India
  21. Education in India
  22. Some Social Problems of India
  23. Annexure
  24. Bibliography
  25. I.A.S. Examination Syllabus - Paper II

About Publisher-

S. Chand Group is one of India’s leading publishing companies. They are in the market for more than seventy years. They develop and publish quality books for students from primary level classes to higher academic levels, including engineering, commerce, management, basic sciences and other courses. It is the first Indian publishing company to be ISO 9001:2008 certified. S. Chand Group is one of the few publishing houses in India with an in-house integrated publishing solution and with a massive distribution network of twenty four locations throughout the country. Their books conform to various syllabus patterns of different education boards and universities.

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