The theories of these early writers—Spencer, Marx and Weber—have a strong influence on the two main prevailing modern theories of stratification—Structural-Functional Theory and Conflict Theory that we are dealing with in the following paragraphs:
Social Groups: Definitions, Characteristics and Types!
The term ‘culture’ means different things to different people. Like most sociological concepts, culture is a term with both a popular as well as a sociological meaning.
Read this article to learn about the effects of Globalisation & Liberalisation on women workers in India!
Availability of Labour Force in India!
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Essay on Outsourcing: for the International Markets in India!
Five-year Planned Development in various Fields in India!
Social and Legal Protection of Workers in Informal Sector!
Unorganised Sector Worker’s Social Security Bill, 2007, India!
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Read this article to learn about the definitions and evolution of informal employment!
Read this article to learn about the origin of Trade Unions in India!
Read this article to learn about the concept and statistics of Trade Union membership!