Describe the scope of sociology. 

Sociology has broad and wide scope. Sociology is very elastically science; it is very difficult to determine just where it ends. V.F. Calberton has his important remarks regarding the scope of sociology. There is a controversy among the sociologists about its area of study. A group of sociologist tried to limit its area where the […]

Relationship of Sociology with other Sciences 

·         Sociology and History ·         Sociology and Political Science ·         Sociology and Economics ·         Sociology and Physiology ·         Sociology and Biology It is necessary to study and analyses between sociology and other sciences on the basis of their subject matter, attitudes, study methods, etc. Here, subject matter refers to the contents of the subject, attitudes, […]

Branches of Sociology 

As sociology is considered a very popular and fast growing science came into existence (only after 1839 AD) is vast and broad discipline. It has lots of specialists so that we can divide it into various sub-divisions on the basis of its contents. The main branches of sociology are as follows: Theoretical Sociologist It includes […]

Scope of Sociology 

Sociology has its broad and wider scope. Here, scope generally determines the limitations of the study. Without any limitation, it is difficult to study any discipline(Subject). There is controversy (differences in views) among the sociologist about its area of study. A group of sociologist tries to limit its area where the other group of sociologist […]

Nature of Sociology 

Sociology is a science which is difficult than other sciences. It helps to understand the society. So, it has its own characteristics. They are as follows: 1.       Sociology is an independent Science 2.       Sociology is a social science, not a physical science (it studies human beings, the social behavior, social activities as well as social […]


1.       How this word Sociology is formed ? ®     Sociology is formed of two Greek and Latin words Socious and Logas where socious means society and logas means science of study. So, in sociology we learn about research, culture, tradition, human behavior of people living in a society. Sociology is a very broad subject. Unlike […]