Unformatted text preview: i. Institutions – the family, politics, the economy, etc.; a relatively stable clustering of formal organizational groups, roles, norms, statuses, that are directed towards fulfilling some important social need ii. Institutionalized – if a particular pattern has become part of the society’s social structure Institutionalization is the same as internalization but on the macrosociological level....
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- Summer '08
- Sociology, Katie Kerr, Katie Kerr SOC