Types of SOCIETIESThe term society is generally used to refer to a group of organisms of the same species occupying a defined physical or geographical area. In most instances the term society is used to refer to human groups (who share a common culture).Types of Human Societies1. Hunting and Gathering Societies2. Horticultural Societies3. Pastoral Societies4. Agrarian Societies5. Industrial Societies6. Post Industrial SocietiesHunting and gathering societies are societies in which all of the dietary intake of the members of the society is obtained by some combination of hunting, trapping, collecting shellfish, fishing and collecting edible plant materials.Horticultural societies are those societies in which the major portion of the dietary intake of the members is obtained from crops which are grown on land which is cleared by the slash and burn technique.Pastoral societies are societies in which the major portion of the livelihood of
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