The police force, like the military is part of the coercive state. Both of them are uniformed, disciplined and armed bodies; yet they are different in many ways.
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Red soil is formed due to weathering of igneous and metamorphic rocks whereas the latter is formed by the leaching process in the heavy rainfall areas of tropical India.
The differences between the ‘moderates’ and the ‘extremists’ are: The moderates had faith in gradual reforms whereas the nationalists believed that the swaraj is their birth right.
The differences between Frog and Toad are: Diurnal in habit i.e. comes out during day time whereas Manly nocturnal in habit i.e. comes out during night. Mainly aquatic whereas Toads are Mainly terrestrial.
National income is the income generated by factors of production. But personal income is the income received by factors of production. So personal income is a receipt concept.
The size of the primary group is small as it consists of few members. Small size of the primary group helps its members to develop personal relations among themselves.
Sociology is a general social science but Psychology is a special social science. Sociology studies human behaviour from sociological point of view whereas Psychology studies human behaviour from psychological point of view.
Sociology is the study of social relationships or social activities but Economics is the study of only the economic activities of man. In Sociology society is regarded as the unit of study whereas in Economics the individual is the target of study.
According to Spencer the differences between society and organism are as follows: (1) In an organism the parts are fixed and bound together in close contact, while in a society the parts are separated and dispersed.
The approach of Sociology is sociological. It follows its own methods in addition to the scientific methods in its investigation. On the other hand, the approach of Political Science is political. It has its own method of study like the historical, philosophical comparative.