Unformatted text preview: and higher rungs in the organization until they reach a point where the worker no longer does a good job. At that point the promotions stop, but seldom are the bureaucrats demoted. They tend to stay at the level where they have ceased to be functional. MACRO Levels of Social Organization Communities 1. Communities are large formal organizations that attain a significant degree of self sufficiency and independence. 2. A community is a place that can be found on a map . 3. The community takes care of most basic human needs . Communities address the social, educational, and cultural needs of its members. 4. A community has an economy and political orientation . 5. People form most of their personal relationships within the community . Example: Communes...
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- Fall '10
- Power, social organization, Peter Principle, centralized organizational structure, large formal organizations