primary concepts in sociology

Primary Concepts in Sociology: Society, Community, Association, Institution, Social group, Folkways and Mores

Society The term society is most fundamental to sociology. It is derived from the Latin word socius which means companionship or friendship. Society is a network based on social relationship…

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sociology introduction

Sociology: Meaning, Importance, Relation with Social Sciences

The word sociology is derived from both Latin and Greek origins. Socius (Latin): Companion ; Logos (Greek): Study According to Max Weber, “Sociology is the science which attempts the interpretative…

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structural changes in indian economy

Structural Changes in Indian Economy: Public and Private Sectors

The World Economic Outlook of October 2019 has estimated India’s economy to become the fifth largest in the world, as measured using GDP at current US$ prices, moving past United…

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banking reforms in India

Monetary Policy: Banking Institutions and their Reforms, Regulation of Credit by RBI

Monetary policy refers to the policy of the central bank (i.e. Reserve Bank of India) to control inflation and achieve the ultimate objective of economic policy in the country. It…

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pollution part 2

Environmental Pollution (Part II): Noise, Thermal and Nuclear Pollution

Pollution is the effect of undesirable changes in our surroundings that have harmful effects on plants, animals and human beings. During the last few decades we have contaminated our air,…

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pollution part 1

Environmental Pollution (Part I): Air, Water, Sea, Soil Pollution

Pollution is the effect of undesirable changes in our surroundings that have harmful effects on plants, animals and human beings. During the last few decades we have contaminated our air,…

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solid waste management

Solid Waste Management

The waste material which is in any discarded form like garbage, reuse, sludge, treatment plant or any other pollution control facility is referred to as solid waste. Any material including…

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Biodiversity and its Conservation

Table of Contents: 1. What is biodiversity? Genetic Diversity Species Diversity Ecosystem Diversity2. Bio-geographic Classification of India 3. Importance of Biodiversity 4. Biodiversity at Global, National and Local Levels Biodiversity…

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financial relations

Relation between Center and States: Financial

The Constitution of India, being federal in structure, in Part XI divides powers- legislative, administrative, financial- between the Center and the States.The Center- State relations can be divided under three…

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administrative relations

Relation between Center and States: Executive (Administrative)

The Constitution of India, being federal in structure, in Part XI divides powers- legislative, administrative, financial- between the Center and the States.The Center- State relations can be divided under three…

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