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    technological diffusion

    the spread of technology across borders

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Society is a large social grouping that shares the same geographical territory, culture and social structures.
Nayef Reply
The concept social institutions
OCIOUS Reply
various social institutions
OCIOUS
explain the concept social institutions and critically discuss various social institutions
OCIOUS
society
Zakirullah
what is society
Zakirullah
Who is Taichoh parsons
Joy Reply
what are norms
Annette Reply
what is culture
Chisom Reply
Culture i's tha society
Mahatab
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Mahatab
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MUBARAK
what is ethnocentrism
Subodh
It's about the belief that one's own culture is to other's culture {Ethnocentrism}
Silent
am so glad to be here, never knew there was a group like this
Johnson
Ethnocentrism is believing in the superiority of ones own culture towards others
Johnson
It's about the belief that one's own culture is superior to other's culture {Ethnocentrism}
Silent
culture can be defined as an organised group of people in a given society who share the same believes,norms,Values,history and languages in which one's language, believes,norms and values differs from one another
Bakare
give an example of Ethno centrism
Annette
what are the causes of conflict in the society in relation to agriculture ?
Yonah
sociology+2 first year
Vikram Reply
pls can someone explain the liberal theory on family issue
NA Reply
list the point of social change with management and business administration
Rabiya Reply
what is the relationship sociology between and other social science discipline
Emmy Reply
Waht is crime
muhammads
crime may be say to be as an offence comited that is punishable by the law
Emmy
sociology and other social sciences have one thing in common which is examining an individual and how interact with others in the society
mudakikwa
what are the theories of social change
afya Reply
what is the relationship between sociology and other social science discipline
Emmy
reasons why we study sociology
OBADIAH Reply
what is the relationship between sociology and other social science discipline
Emmy
what is the importance of nursing in sociology
Agness Reply
how did the industrial revolution contribute to the raise or birth of sociology
Debra
what are social organizations
Mr Reply
social organization is the process in which group or organise people engage in one event or aspect to do or provide something
Umar
Discuss the historical events that led to socialogy as a science
Debra Reply
sociology is the way in which study the society, behavior, value, norms and cultural interaction
Umar Reply
Discuss in details the Historical events which lead to the introduction of Sociology as a science.
Jonathan
The term sociology was coined by French philosopher Auguste Comte in 1838, who for this reason is known as the “Father of Sociology.” Comte felt that science could he used to study the social world. Just as there are testable facts regarding gravity and other natural laws
Umar
but which events really made him conclude that sociology is a science
Debra
Comte thought that scientific analyses could also discover the laws governing our social lives. It was in this context that Comte introduced the concept of positivism to sociology a way to understand the social world based on scientific facts. He believed that, with this new understanding, people
Umar
could build a better future. He envisioned a process of social change in which sociologists played crucial roles in guiding society.
Umar
I'm lost
Debra
Other events of that time period also influenced the development of sociology. The 19th and 20th centuries were times of many social upheavals and changes in the social order that interested the early sociologists. The political revolutions sweeping Europe during the 18th and 19th centuries
Umar
were times of many social upheavals and changes in the social order that interested the early sociologists. The political revolutions sweeping Europe during the 18th and 19th centuries led to a focus on social change and the establishment of social order that still concerns sociologists today.
Umar
Debra mwale what did you lost ?
Umar
what is the relationship between sociology and other social science discipline
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