Unformatted text preview: b. Socio-cultural Agents : C. Operation of Social Organizations: 1. Creation of human relations: associate success with hard work based on the experience and observations from the past. 2. Provisions of needs and wants: 3. Creation and maintenance of social order 4. predictability 2. Social Institutions A. What are Social Institutions? 1. All the beliefs and all the modes of conduct instituted by the collectivity (Durkheim, 1938) 2. set of rules and regulations that governs human needs B. Functions of Social Institutions 1. economic activities 2. socialization 3. education 4. social control 5. religion 6. preservation and transmission of culture C. Interdependence...
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- Spring '06