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Answer any two of the following questions in about 500 words each.
- Explain the concept of ‘family’. Discuss the developmental cycle approach to the understanding of family in India.
- “Villages are characterized by vertical interdependence of castes.” Discuss.
- Explain the descent approach to the understanding of kinship.
- Explain the descriptive nature of North-Indian kinship terms.
Answer any four of the following questions in about 250 words each.
- What are the main features of urban economy ?
- What are the main challenges to nation-building efforts in India ?
- Discuss the role of Parsi Panchayat in their society.
- Do you agree that urban social issues are an extension of rural social issues in India ? Discuss.
- Outline the main features of caste system.
- In what way does industrialization influence the lives of tribal communities ?
Answer all the following questions in about 100 words each.
- List the main issues raised by the Brahmo Samaj.
- What are the key structured factors that influence women’s education in India ?
- What are the main objectives of tribal associations ?