Types of Societies | Introduction to Sociology

Angelena Iglesia

Learning Objectives By the end of this section, you will be able to: Describe the difference between preindustrial, industrial, and postindustrial societies Understand the role of environment on preindustrial societies Understand how technology impacts societal development How does technology influence a society’s daily occupations? (Photo courtesy of Mo Riza/flickr) Hunting […]

society definition | Open Education Sociology Dictionary

Angelena Iglesia

Definition of Society (noun) A large group of interacting people in a defined territory, sharing a common culture. Types of Society Society Pronunciation Pronunciation Usage Guide Syllabification: so·ci·e·ty Audio Pronunciation Phonetic Spelling American English – /suh-sIE-uh-tee/ British English – /suh-sIE-uh-tee/ International Phonetic Alphabet American English – /səˈsaɪədi/ British English – […]