ISBN 9788132113904,Statistical Methods for Practice and Research : A Guide to Data Analysis Using SPSS

Statistical Methods for Practice and Research : A Guide to Data Analysis Using SPSS



SAGE Publications Ltd

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788132113904

ISBN-10 813211390X


Number of Pages 416 Pages
Language (English)


Culture and Society, shows us that the questions of the nation state must have precise emblems or facts, by which it is studied. These motifs may be leisure, propaganda, film, theatre, cartoons, ideologies of race and caste, as well as the continuing production of a variety of materials, which inform lay readers as well as trained professionals, how eclectic the subject matter of Sociology is. Well-known sociologists, who will be remembered for their astute sense of the here and now, bring to the volume its intense intellectual space of negotiating the cultural dynamics of India as it unfolds in the last decades of the 20th century and beginning of the 21st century. Table of Contents: Series Note Preface Introduction Susan Visvanathan G.S. Ghurye on Culture and Nation-Building C.N. Venugopal Cultural Pluralism and National Cohesion: Issues and Prospects Sally Falk Moore Outsiders as Insiders: The Phenomenon of Sandwich Culture Yogesh Atal Interrogating Tibetan Exilic Culture: Issues and Concerns Sudeep Basu The Significance of Culture in the Understanding of Social Change in Contemporary India Yogendra Singh Cultural Integration and Changing Values: A Study of Value System of Educated Youth Yogendra Singh Towards a More Meaningful Study of Ecology, Society and Culture Indra Deva Vosaad: The Socio-Cultural Force of Water (A Study from Goa) Bernadette Maria Gomes Traditional Institutions and Cultural Practices vis--vis Agrarian Mobilisation: The Case of Bharatiya Kisan UnionGaurang R. Sahay A Sociology for Happiness: Beyond Western versus Non-Western Perspectives Kenji Kosaka Leisure and Social Transformation Ishwar Modi Cultural Nationalism in a Multi-National Context: The Case of India Suliat K Nanda Education, Social Structure and Culture Asoke Basu Towards a Cultural Policy in India: A Socio-cultural Perspective Victor S. D'Souza Understanding Popular Culture: The Satya-shodhak and Ganesh Mela in Maharashtra Sharmila Rege Sociological Research on Films Akalanka Jindal The Return Migrant in Cinema: The Idealist and the Sceptic Moutushi Mukherjee Cultural Invasion from the Sky: Hinduisation of Indian Television? Binod C. Agrawal The Cartoon of a Bengali Lady Clerk: A Repertoire of Sociological Data Dalia Chakrabarti Race Relations, Ethnicity, Class and Culture: A Comparison of Indians in Trinidad and Malaysia Ravindra K. Jain Index Appendix of Sources