• Sociology deals with all groups of human aspects like social, economical, political and religious.
• Sociology is a study that determines laws of governing human behavior.
• Japan is the country that has “National Respect Day for the Elderly”.
• The sociological definition of the word drug is a substance that changes behavior, mood or consciousness.
• Auguste Comte was a French philosopher who was the founder of sociology.
• Sociology took roots in the 19th century.
• Plato, Machiavelli, Polybius, Locke, Vico, Hobbes were a few famous sociologists.
As sociology is my favorite subject I would like to share some interesting facts about the subject. Some of them are as follows.
• As we all know sociology is a part of social science, it mainly deals with issues related to society
• It critically analyses the society to develop and refine a body of knowledge about human behavior in the society, for social welfare.
• Sociology is both topically and practically a very broad discipline.
• It focuses in various fields which include social stratification, social class, social mobility, religion, secularization, law, and deviance etc.
• As all domains of human activity are shaped by social structure and individual agency, sociology has gradually expanded its focus to further subjects, such as health, penal institutions, the Internet, and even the role of social activity in the development of scientific knowledge.
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