SOCIOLOGY OF MASS COMMUNICATION
Interaction occurs in different ways. These include communication,
competition, conflict and tolerance.
Discuss the criteria a group must meet before it can be called a society.
Element and Characteristics of Human Society
is mainly defined as a collection of individuals. It consists of
individuals of male and female sex and of different age groups. The sex
ratio in the society strikes a balance. The vital activities such as the
birth, growth and death go on in the society as long as the society is
there. The immigration and emigration and the birth and death of the
population also strike balance of the population in the society. But the
improvement in the medical facilities increases the average life span of
the individual thereby leading to population explosion.
A common geographical area
: A particular society has been
demarcated by the other with natural or artificial boundaries. The natural
boundaries such as the rivers, mountain ranges or forests, canals etc. and
the artificial boundaries are there demarcated by political settlements.
The people of the area share the resources in common and participate to
reach the common goals of population. The people develop unity,
integrity, oneness and collective consciousness.