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Sociology Class 12 Commerce (English Medium) CBSE Topics and Syllabus

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CBSE Syllabus For Class 12 Sociology: Knowing the Syllabus is very important for the students of Class 12. Shaalaa has also provided a list of topics that every student needs to understand.

The CBSE Class 12 Sociology syllabus for the academic year 2023-2024 is based on the Board's guidelines. Students should read the Class 12 Sociology Syllabus to learn about the subject's subjects and subtopics.

Students will discover the unit names, chapters under each unit, and subtopics under each chapter in the CBSE Class 12 Sociology Syllabus pdf 2023-2024. They will also receive a complete practical syllabus for Class 12 Sociology in addition to this.

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CBSE Class 12 Sociology Syllabus for Indian Society

1 Introducing Indian Society
2 Demographic Structure and Indian Society
3 Social Institutions - Continuity and Change
  • Introduction to Social Institutions - Continuity and Change 
  • Caste and the Caste System 
    • Introduction of Caste
    • Definitions of Caste
    • Caste in the Past
    • Colonialism and Caste
    • Caste in the Present
  • Tribal Communities 
    • Classifications of Tribal Societies
      (i) Permanent Traits
      (ii) Acquired Traits
    • Tribe - The Career of a Concept
    • Mainstream Attitudes Towards Tribes
      (a) National development versus tribal development
    • Tribal Identity Today
  • Family and Kinship 
    • Definition and features (MacIver’s features)
    • Functions of the family to be discussed explaining the reasons for its universal existence.
    • Types of the family:
      (i) Consanguineous and conjugal family (family of origin and procreation),
      (ii) The Diverse forms of Family: Matriarchal and atriarchal family (matripotestal, patripotestal, and avuncupotestal),
      (iii) Nuclear and joint families
    • Structural changes (disintegration of the joint family), functional changes
    • Factors responsible for the changes
    • Small family norm
4 Market as a Social Institution
5 Pattern of Social Inquality and Exclusion
6 The Challenges of Cultural Diversity
7 Suggestions for Project Work

CBSE Class 12 Sociology Syllabus for Social Change and Development in India

1 Structural Change
3 The Story of Indian Democracy
5 Change and Development in Industrial Society
6 Globalisation and Social Change
7 Mass Media and Communication Process
8 Social Movements

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