UrbanPro
true

Find the best tutors and institutes for Class 12 Tuition

Find Best Class 12 Tuition

Please select a Category.

Please select a Locality.

No matching category found.

No matching Locality found.

Outside India?

What is Sociology?

S
Shreya C.
06/10/2020 0 0

Sociology is a critical social science concerned with the study of society and human behaviour and relationships.

                       Auguste Comte was the first to develop the concept of Sociology. He believed that all societies develop and progress through the following stages:-

  • Religious
  • Metaphysical
  • Scientific

Auguste Comte referred to Sociology as the 'Queen of Social Sciences' because it embodies the basics of all the other Social Sciences. According to him, 'Sociology is the scientific study of society.'

It will be better to say; there are as many definitions of Sociology as there are Sociologists.

According to Max Weber, 'Sociology is the study of social action.'

According to Simmel, 'Sociology is the study of social groups based on social interaction.'

According to Tonnies, 'Sociology is the study of human living together.'

We can say, Sociology is the study of social life, social change, social causes and consequences of human behaviour.

0 Dislike
Follow 2

Please Enter a comment

Submit

Other Lessons for You



Mathematics Ratio (School Exam and Competitive Exam)
What is Ratio? The ratio or comparison of any two quantities say a and b in the same units, is the fraction a/b, and we write it as a:b. In the ratio a:b, we call the first term or antecedent and b the...

Science Fiction Short Story
The Day After - Dr M H Srinarahari "Has anything been done in the past?" questioned Dilip without looking directly into the glazing eyes of his partner. He continued to decode the data got on the computer...

Dr.Srinarahari | 14 Jun

0 0
0

Solar System
Our Solar System consists of 8 planets, i.e. Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus & Neptune. Let us learn some terms used in the solar system like a celestial body, planet, asteroid,...

Looking for Class 12 Tuition ?

Find best Class 12 Tuition in your locality on UrbanPro.

Are you a Tutor or Training Institute?

Join UrbanPro Today to find students near you
Sponsored
X

Looking for Class 12 Tuition Classes?

Find best tutors for Class 12 Tuition Classes by posting a requirement.

  • Post a learning requirement
  • Get customized responses
  • Compare and select the best

Looking for Class 12 Tuition Classes?

Find best Class 12 Tuition Classes in your locality on UrbanPro

Post your learning requirement

UrbanPro.com is India's largest network of most trusted tutors and institutes. Over 55 lakh students rely on UrbanPro.com, to fulfill their learning requirements across 1,000+ categories. Using UrbanPro.com, parents, and students can compare multiple Tutors and Institutes and choose the one that best suits their requirements. More than 7.5 lakh verified Tutors and Institutes are helping millions of students every day and growing their tutoring business on UrbanPro.com. Whether you are looking for a tutor to learn mathematics, a German language trainer to brush up your German language skills or an institute to upgrade your IT skills, we have got the best selection of Tutors and Training Institutes for you. Read more