Social Change and Social Order In Rural and Urban Society

Social Change and Social Order In Rural and Urban Society

Question

What is meant by the following terms/words :

(a) Progress, (b) Technology, (c) Evolution, (d) Revolution.

Answer
(a) Progress : Progress is an effort to attain the goal which is defined and has support from social values.

(b) Technology : Knowledge of tools and techniques by which man produces something for their use in society.

(c) Evolution : It means gradual (or slow) process of growth and development of society towards more developed stage.

(d) Revolution : Through conflict between groups sudden and overall change in the basic form of the society takes place. This process is revolution.

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