social organisation

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Noun1.social organisation - the people in a society considered as a system organized by a characteristic pattern of relationships; "the social organization of England and America is very different"; "sociologists have studied the changing structure of the family"
society - an extended social group having a distinctive cultural and economic organization
feudal system, feudalism - the social system that developed in Europe in the 8th century; vassals were protected by lords who they had to serve in war
patriarchy, patriarchate - a form of social organization in which a male is the family head and title is traced through the male line
matriarchate, matriarchy - a form of social organization in which a female is the family head and title is traced through the female line
meritocracy - a form of social system in which power goes to those with superior intellects
pluralism - a social organization in which diversity of racial or religious or ethnic or cultural groups is tolerated
form of government, political system - the members of a social organization who are in power
class structure - the organization of classes within a society
separatism, segregation - a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups
system, scheme - a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole; "a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going"
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As to enlisting in the ranks, and working my way up, the social institutions of my country obliged the grandson of Lady Malkinshaw to begin military life as an officer and gentleman, or not to begin it at all.
Mehevi was in fact the greatest of the chiefs--the head of his clan--the sovereign of the valley; and the simplicity of the social institutions of the people could not have been more completely proved than by the fact, that after having been several weeks in the valley, and almost in daily intercourse with Mehevi, I should have remained until the time of the festival ignorant of his regal character.
I use the word not so much in reference to the ceremony itself (I had no doubt of this, Captain Anthony being a decent fellow) or in view of the social institution in general, as to which I have no opinion, but in regard to the human relation.
Contract award: horticultural maintenance in social institutions and various department of properties.
Sariyeva also highlighted the importance and responsibility of heads of all social institutions in the country.
The awareness campaign coincided with introductory and preventive lectures carried out by the Child Protection Centre for the aim of introducing its services provided for children exposed to abuse and ways to eliminate them in collaboration with relevant institutions, including schools, social institutions, universities, ministries, municipal councils and media institutions.
Wehbeh had many stops in each arriving station in the various regions in support to Autism and the Social Institutions which give attention to people with special needs.
The selection reflects the evolving economist view of social institutions as either the cause or the effect of individual behavior.
We are helping those people to communicate with the concerned department at police through official channels in their homes, or in a social institutions or hospitals," said Colonel Al Jallaf.
The conference will tackle a wide array of issues related to terror and social growth including: the effect of terrorism on social growth, the role of civil institutions in combating terrorism, the funding of terrorist activities and its effect on growth, the role of government and social institutions in facing terrorist activities, growth planning in facing terrorist activities, successful measures in combating terrorism.
Summary: The Fujairah Department of Residency and Expatriate Affairs has called on the social institutions not to employ illegal residents anywhere in the emirate.
RAMY SALAMA DOHA QATAR Bureau for NGO Support inaugurated the training and advisory services for social institutions in Qatar, in Doha, on Monday.

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