Sociology (English Medium)

Sociology/P1/U5: Theories of social stratification – Structural Functionalist Theory (Davis and Moore)

Structural Functionalist Theory (Davis and Moore) The most famous structural-functionalist theory of stratification was first presented in 1945 in an article by the American Sociologists “Davis and Moore” entitled ‘Some Principles of Stratification’. Here, Davis and Moore discussed the issues of functional necessity of stratification, determinants of positional rank, societal functions and stratification, and variation… Continue reading Sociology/P1/U5: Theories of social stratification – Structural Functionalist Theory (Davis and Moore)

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