13b - MODERNITY SOCIAL PATTERNS LINKED TO INDUSTRIALIZATION...

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MODERNITY SOCIAL PATTERNS LINKED TO INDUSTRIALIZATION FOUR MAJOR CHARACTERISTICS: DECLINE OF SMALL, TRADITIONAL TOWNS HIGH-TECH COMMUNICATIONS PUTS SMALL TOWNS IN TOUCH WITH THE WORLD EXPANSION OF PERSONAL CHOICE AN UNENDING SERIES OF OPTIONS REFERRED TO AS “INDIVIDUALIZATION” INCREASING DIVERSITY IN BELIEFS MODERNIZATION PROMOTES A MORE RATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC WORLD-VIEW FUTURE ORIENTATION AND GROWING AWARENESS OF TIME PEOPLE LIVING IN INDUSTRIALIZED NATIONS TEND TO FOCUS MORE ON THE FUTURE THAN ON THE PAST MODERNIZATION IS OK IN SOME WAYS, BUT I LIKE THE PAST JUST AS MUCH.
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Modernity as Mass Society MASS SOCIETY IS A TERM THAT DRAWS UPON THE IDEAS OF TOENNIES, DURKHEIM, AND WEBER MODERNIZATION IS VIEWED AS THE EMERGENCE OF MASS SOCIETY MASS SOCIETY A SOCIETY IN WHICH INDUSTRY AND EXPANDING BUREAUCRACY HAVE ERODED TRADITIONAL SOCIAL TIES POWER IN A MASS SOCIETY LIES IN THE HANDS OF LARGE BUREAUCRACIES
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