The world now is characterized by great deal of worries, concern and anxiety, yet people are full of hopes of what the future holds. In reality, the world is understood to be characterised by tensions, social divisions, day by day struggle, global terrorism, gun violence etc.
In the face of these concerns, people still have the certainty and possibilities of controlling their destiny and ensuring that their lives are safe and shaped for the better, which might have been unachievable to the earlier generations. In what directions will change take place in the tomorrow or the future? These questions and more are the major concentration of Sociology. It is in the interest of Sociology to ensure playing a significant role in these modem times (i.e. understanding why people change from a particular way to another). This is what actually makes the field of Sociology be of great concern with people’s actions over time.
Sociology is The study of society, human social interaction and the rules and processes that bind and separate people not only as individuals, but as members of associations, groups and institutions.