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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But mechanical invention had gone faster than intellectual and social organisation, and the world, with its silly old flags, its silly unmeaning tradition of nationality, its cheap newspapers and cheaper passions and imperialisms, its base commercial motives and habitual insincerities and vulgarities, its race lies and conflicts, was taken by surprise.
You know their doctrine; crime is a protest against the abnormality of the social organisation and nothing more, and nothing more; no other causes admitted
LASHKARGAH, August 24, 2011 (Frontier Star): Unidentified armed men gunned down a member of the social organisation of Nawa district here Tuesday (August 23).
Imphal, Aug 3 (ANI): Normal life in Manipur was disrupted on Monday by a 48-hour general strike called by a social organisation in protest against the killing of a youth in an alleged fake encounter.
More than 1,000 members of a social organisation for men will descend on Cardiff next week to elect its new president and celebrate its 80th anniversary.
Steven Kinnane will take up the VRF in Social Organisation and Expressive Culture in mid-January.
He acknowledges having learned much from Erskine on the social organisation of housing and response to a site(3) but distances himself somewhat from his master's formal freedom.
he Jaipur-based social organisation Nadrik Morcha, filed the case in which it alleged that Modi had assured them of giving some of the proceeds from the IPL match played on May 17, 2008.
Climate and social organisation are the basic determinants of form.
MUZAFFARGARH, November 03, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Woman Social Organisation (WSO) has sought help from tehsil council Muzaffargarh in order to launch cleanliness drive in the city in an effective manner.
The Inter-Varsity Club is a national social organisation which provides activities for people aged 30 and over.
ISLAMABAD, August 06, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Indefinite curfew remained in force in Imphal the capital of Indian Manipur state with tight security measures in place as a leading local social organisation planned to take out a torch rally tonight in protest against the death of a youth in a police encounter.