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Jon Patty UIN 716007195 can compare to the traditions in College Station. man tradition”. This could also be called a social ritual. A social ritual is a set of actions, often thought to have symbolic value, the performance of which is usually prescribed by a religion or by the traditions of a community. With rituals come a certain form of trust. This may sound odd ,but if you really sit down and think about it ,it makes sense. Many rituals and traditions require a group of people, not just a single person or pair of people. The ritual requires them to work together toward something which then develops into trust. As far as social solidarity is concerned trust is a necessity. With social solidarity people in a community are required to work organically together. Which in this case means that they
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This note was uploaded on 04/24/2008 for the course SOCI 202 taught by Professor Hysom during the Fall '07 term at Texas A&M.

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