UPSC Books for Sociology Optional for UPSC Mains

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UPSC Books for Sociology Optional for UPSC Mains

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Horton and Hunt, Sociology

Mcgraw- Hill International, Singapore 1984

Abrahamson Mark, Urban Sociology

Prentice-Hall Inc, Englewood Cliffs, N.J., 1980

Haris C. C., The Sociology Enterprises: A Discussion of Fundamental Concept

St. Martin Press Inc., New York, 1980

Wilson John, Introduction to Social Movements

Basic Books, NY, 1998

Hamilton, Malcolm, B. The Sociology of Religion

Routledge, London, 1995

Williams, Malcolm, Science and Social Science: An Introduction

Routledge, London, 2000

D.K.S. Roy, Social Development and the Empowerment of Marginalised Groups: Perspectives and Strategies

Sage, New Delhi – 2001

Harris C.C., The Family

Allen and Unwin, London – 1977

Andreas Hess, Concept of Social Stratification, European and American Models

Palgrave, Houndmills, NY, 2001

Giddens, Anthony, Capitalisation and Modern Social Theory

University Press Cambridge, 1971

Smelser, N.J.The Sociology of Economic Life

Prentice-Hall, New Delhi – 1988

Haralombos, M, and Heald, R,M. Sociology: Themes and Perspectives

Oxford. Delhi – 1980

Randall Collins, Theoretical Sociology

Harcourt Brace and Company, Florida, 1996

Bottomore. T.B. Sociology: A GFuide of problem and Literature

Allen and Unwin, London – 1972

Etzioni, Amitai, Modern Organization

Prentice-Hall, NY, 1995

Cuff, Sharrock, and Francis, Perspective in Sociology

Routledge, NY 1995


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Mandelbaum, David, Society in India

Press Berkeley, 1970

Srinivas M N Caste in Modern India and Other Essays

Asia Publishing House, Bombay -1962

Srinivas M N Social Change in Modern India

Berkeley, University of California Press 1966

Srinivas and Shah, The Myth of the self-sufficiency of the Indian Village

The Economic weekly, 12:1375-1378

Beteille Andre Sociology

Oxford, New Delhi – 2002

Beteille Andre, The idea of Natural, Inequality and Other Essays

Oxford, Delhi – 1987

Beteille Andre, Essay in Contemporary Sociology

Oxford, Delhi – 1987

Beteille Andre, Social Inequality of Indian Penguin

London – 1978

Singh Yogender Cultural Change in India

Rawat, Jaipur, 2002

Singh Yogender, Modernization of Indian Tradition

Thompson Press, New Delhi – 1973

Unnithan T K , Indra Dev, and Singh, Y, (eds) Towards a Sociology of Culture in India

Prentice-Hall, New Delhi – 1965

Gupta, Dipankar, Interrogating Caste

Penguin, New Delhi – 2000

Shah A M Family in Contemporary India

Orient Longman, New Delhi – 2001

Chandrani and Chandrani, Essay in Rural Sociology

Rawat, Jaipur -2000

Desai, Neera, and Krishnaraj, Women, and Society in India

New Delhi – 1990

Singer Milton and Cohen B.S. Structure and Change in Indian Society

Weener Grin Foundation for Anthropological Research 1968

Sharma K L (ed) Sociology Inequalities in Indian, Profiles of Caste Class, Power and Social Mobility

Rawat, Jaipur 19945

Galanter Marc, Competing, Inequalities

Oxford, NY 1998

Joshi, P C Social Science, and Development: Quest for Relevance

Has r-Anand Publication, Delhi 1995


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