Introducing Western Sociologists

Introducing Western Sociologists

Question

Brielfy explain the meaning of the folIowing terms : Sociology and Institutions

Answer
1. Sociology : Emile Durkheim defines Sociology as “the science of institutions, their genesis and functioning.”

2. Institutions : All the beliefs and modes of behaviour instituted by the collectivity, are called institutions.

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