TLP Sociology Optional 2017 [13th July]: Day 4
Q. Write short answers of the following questions in about 150-200 words each: (2×10 = 20 Marks)
- Historical Materialism
- Fact, Value and Objectivity
Answer the following questions in about 300 words each: (3×20 = 60 Marks)
- Compare and contrast positivist and non-positivist methodologies.
- Comment on the reasons why neo-idealists and symbolic integrationists are critical of ‘positivism’ in Sociology.
- How is objectivity different from value neutrality? Discuss with reference to Weber’s views on methodology.